Optimizing Your Blog for Pinterest

Optimizing Your Blog for Pinterest

I often lump ‘Pinterest’ in with my social media management tasks. I post to the platform, just like I do my Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, after all. And I use a scheduler – Tailwind. In reality, though, Pinterest is a search engine like Google or Bing....
2017 – A Helluva Year for the Prairie Telegraph

2017 – A Helluva Year for the Prairie Telegraph

I remember the year my elementary school put on an operetta, Alice in Wonderland. I desperately wanted to play a part. Like every little hopeful in the room, I was determined to be centre stage. I read for Alice amidst a crowd of eager young actresses. There were a...
5 Productivity Hacks When You’re Working From Home

5 Productivity Hacks When You’re Working From Home

The Prairie Telegraph is pleased to have Patti Haus, digital communicator and locavore blogger, join us today to share her favourite tips on getting IT done!   Working from home can be liberating. You are your own boss. You take breaks when you want to. And you (and...
How to Create a Quiz for Your Audience

How to Create a Quiz for Your Audience

I am an affiliate with Interact Quiz Builder and I may receive compensation if you choose to purchase one of their plans. All opinions are my own.   I revert back to my middle school days whenever I’m presented with an opportunity to complete a quiz. Judge if you...
How to Make Your Bookmarks Bar Work For You

How to Make Your Bookmarks Bar Work For You

I lost a whole afternoon to a flyer design. I wanted the colour of the little bubbles to match the brand and even used a clipping mask to use brand images within the bubbles. When it was finished, it was a work of art. Productivity is rarely in the details. All those...
How to Access your Website Domain’s Email from Gmail

How to Access your Website Domain’s Email from Gmail

The sound of high heels clicking across the tile takes me right back to childhood, my mum getting ready for a night out, spritzing perfume, spending time on her hair and cosmetics, and putting on a pair of small heels to make her look elegant and fancy. I felt in awe...
How to Embed a YouTube Video in Your Post

How to Embed a YouTube Video in Your Post

I feel your tears and you’re not alone. You don’t have to be dared or scared about embedding a video. It’s pretty easy to do! Why should we care what they’re selling us anyway? We’re so young, girl… When you embed your clip, it...