To submit your own announcement for next week’s Monday Announcements post, email firstname.lastname@example.org with EXACTLY how you’d like the blurb to appear, complete with links, photos and the like, [between 30 and 120 words, please] before 5:00 PM eastern, this coming Friday.
It’s not too late to join the fun we’re having with the month long Instagram challenge we are co-hosting with #HLBAmbassador Becki from @fight4wellness! It’s a fantastic way to spark your creativity and celebrate the end of 2016! We would LOVE to have you join us, too! Participation is oh-so-easy; Post your interpretation of the theme of the day (found on the image above) and the hashtag #DecemberPhotoChallenge16. Don’t forget to tag @fight4wellness and @hlblogs in your posts.
Now is the time to sign up to become a Blogger Sponsor for next month. It’s a great way to support HLB and show of your pretty little blog while you’re at it! Currently all Blogger Sponsor ad spots are available for only $10 per month, or $15 for two months, paid in advance. Additionally, you can purchase 6 months for $40 in advance, or a year for $75 in advance. For more information on the program and how you can become involved read Promote Your Blog.
Do you have a healthy food blog full of beautiful photos? Are you blog reader on the hunt for healthy recipes to add to your weekly meal plan? Come check out Healthy Aperture. It’s a unique image-based recipe discovery platform and the only site of its kind moderated by registered dietitians. Basically, it’s your one-stop-shop to find and share the best of what’s healthy to eat on the web. Visitors can browse recipes by page or category and clicking on the image will transport them to the submitter’s blog where the full recipe can be found. Visit us to start browsing or check our FAQ page to start submitting!
A few giveaways from around the community:
Hosting a giveaway this week? Don’t forget to email us with the details so we can add it to next week’s post!
Some of us share our favorite recent reads via social media using the Buffer app. Have you signed up, yet? It’s FREE!! [and if you do decide to sign up, we’d love if you used our referral link to show you heard about Buffer from us at HLB! ]