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October 18th, 2008

Mom Giveaways - A Contest Listing Site

Giveaways and contests have become a big item on blogs nowadays. Whether you’re operating a business blog or a personal one, traffic seems to increase any time you offer a giveaway or contest.
There are so many that some bloggers compile them on special sites or blogs and update the listings daily. I discovered Mom […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 1 comment

October 17th, 2008

5 Ways to Use Prizes to Increase Traffic for Your Home Business

Gaining traffic, whether online or off, increases the success of your home business.  Using prizes to gain traffic has become very popular at web sites and blogs, especially those connected with businesses.  Also, many businesses donate prizes for the giveaways.
How do you use prizes and giveaways to increase traffic? 
Here are just 5 ways:

Use a business card drawing.  I’ve […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

October 13th, 2008

Deadlines for Blogtober Fest Giveaways Approaching

Tuesday, October 14, is the last day for the first Quilting & Patchwork Blogtober Fest giveaway.  If you haven’t left a comment, you’ll want to do so.
You have until Friday, October 17 to leave comments at the second Quilting & Patchwork Blogtober giveaway.
The time runs out on my other Lifestyles blog, One Book Two Book, Blogtober giveaway […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 1 comment

October 7th, 2008

Visit Lifestyles Channel Blogtober Fest With Numerous Daily Giveaways

The b5media Lifestyles Channel holds its second annual Blogtober Fest, Oct. 6-17, with all the blogs participating and offering prizes/giveaways throughout this period.  My Lifestyles blogs, Quilting and Patchwork and One Book Two Book on various days.
We’ll have normal posts on our blogs, but at the end of each will be information about Blogtober Fest.  Check out today’s […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

September 26th, 2008

Blogtober Fest Coming Soon - At The Lifestyles Channel


BLOGTOBER FEST, a time to celebrate autumn and enjoy great prizes comes to the Lifestyles Channel, as well as Quilting and Patchwork and One Book Two Book for two weeks, from October 6-17. 
There will be celebrating and prizes from b5media Lifestyles bloggers and outside participants.
Read all about it and see if you’d like to participate and receive […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

September 10th, 2008

Winners Announced at My One Book Two Book Blog

If any of you participated in the two-weeks of giveaways at my One Book Two Book blog, you’ll find the winners posted.  My co-blogger, Marcie Pickelsimer, put together a number of fantastic giveaways.
We’re planning some more giveaways in the future.  So stop by to see what’s going on and learn about books for young readers […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

September 10th, 2008

Winners of Recent Giveaways at My Blogs

Recently I held giveaways on three of my blogs.  In case I didn’t post the winners for all of them, I’ll do so now;
Home Biz Notes - Dan Smith was the winner of Harry Potter, the Story of a Global Business Phenomenon by Susan Gunelius.
Quilting and Patchwork - Cindi  received a copy of Heartwarmers of […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

September 3rd, 2008

Four More Days of Giveaways at One Book Two Book

Over at One Book Two Book, where I co-blog with Marcie Pickelsimer,  we have four more days of daily giveaways going on.  Marcie has lined up a fabulous array of prizes…books, backpacks, lunch kits and more.
Stop by, check out the instructions and leave your comment. 
Tags: Contests, giveaways, home-+-biz-+-notes, home-business, Mary-+-Emma-+-Allen, One Book Two Book

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August 21st, 2008

Giveaway at Quilting & Patchwork by Home Biz Notes Blogger

 Do you need cheer?  Do you need uplifting?  Do you need simply to read some lovely stories?  The giveaway this month at another of my blogs, Quilting and Patchwork, is just the answer.
It consists Heartwarmers of Spirit, an anthology concerning Triumphs over Life’s Challenges, edited by Azriela Jaffe. 
I have a story published in this book, “My […]

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