Saturday, January 22, 2011

Bloggiesta Update #3

Day 2 of Bloggiesta IV, hosted by the lovely Natasha at Maw Books,  is completed and I think I was pretty productive. I was able to spend most of the day working on my blog as hubby was out in his home office working and it was way too cold here in New York to go anywhere. I'm hoping to have another productive day tomorrow.

Here's what I have accomplished so far:
  • Write up a few reviews that I need to post/set up posts for upcoming reviews
    • Wrote and posted review for Accidentally Yours by Susan Mallery
    • Wrote and posted review for The Beach House by James Patterson
    • Wrote and posted review for The Deep Blue Sea for Beginners by Luanne Rice
    • Set up post and scheduled posting for review of Virgin River by Robyn Carr
    • Set up posts for 5 books I will be reading in the future
  • Prepare a few posts for rainy days 
  • Set up templates for weekly memes Completed
  • Clean-up tags, category lists Completed
  • Update reading log and link reviews to log Completed
  • Clean up and update my challenge lists Completed
    • Also linked reviews done to all challenge lists
  • Add a page listing all reading challenges
  • Add an about me page, review policy, disclosure policy, privacy policy
  • Clean up my Google Reader subscriptions Completed
  • Update Goodreads books read list
  • Add book reviews to Goodreads
  • Analyze and re-evaluate my blog
  • Back up my blog
  • Look into new commenting system
    • I attempted to install IntenseDebate and ran into some problems, so I uninstalled it. I am going to try again tomorrow as I really like this system. Fingers crossed it works tomorrow!
  • Participate in at least 2 mini-challenges - Completed 2/2
    •  Bloggiesta Mini-Challenge: Google Forms hosted by Jen at Devourer of Books -you can still enter to win a Starbuck Giftcard by filling out the form - click here.
    •  Bloggiesta Mini-challenge: Footers hosted at  - I added a copyright footer!
Things not on list that I did:
  • Added link to my PaperbackSwap books I have posted
  • Updated my Goodread link on my blog - now showing books to be read

    Time spend today: 9 hrs
    Current running time: 17 hrs

    If you are participating in Bloggiesta, how are you doing with your to-do-list?

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