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Tuesday, January 3, 2012

what do you want to read about?

Happy 2012 everyone! Wow, I can't believe it is a new year already. And I can't believe I have written 65 posts for the Happy Tails blog!

The new year, of course, means a fresh start, and I love that feeling. I have a few business goals for 2012 and one of them is to make my blog more interactive and get more reader feedback. I'm not sure exactly how to do this, which is why I would love to hear your input (if anyone is out there? Bueller?)!

What would you like to see on the Happy Tails blog? More personal posts about me, photography tips and tricks, business and vendor reviews and recommendations or more photography? These are just a few ideas, but if you have any other suggestions, please leave a comment and let me know!

It's hard keeping up with a blog and trying to think of topics to write about — I know I should post more frequently and I'll try to be more regular about writing this year.

I'll leave you with this photo of Sara. She's a long-haired beauty that had a rough start in life and is now living with a generous foster family while she waits for her forever home. Her expenses are being taken care of by an organization in my hometown called the Milton Animal Sanctuary — another great organization dedicated to helping animals in need. Isn't she lovely?

All the best for 2012 — I think it will be a good year! And please help me guide the direction of the Happy Tails blog with your suggestions. I would love to hear from you!

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5 Comments:

At January 7, 2012 at 3:49 AM , Anonymous Cindy said...

Hi!
Without sounding too demanding, here are some things I find myself wishing to see when I drop in.

1) More posts
Your pics of these animals really brighten my day! I don't currently have a fur baby and live too far away, but I sure wish that I could hire you when a fur baby does come along again.

2) Tutorials
I enjoyed the post you did on the picture of Chloe taken outside in the grass. I am at a place in my photography where I want to learn more about the post-processing.

3) Contests
Since you don't get too many comments yet, I just might win something. ;) I can't compete for a picture package, though. :(

 
At January 7, 2012 at 11:34 AM , Blogger stacey said...

Hi Cindy - that's not too demanding at all. Your feedback is just what I was hoping for! I'm hoping to touch on all three of those suggestions this year (I actually love that you're interested in tutorials, since those are what I like to read on other blogs too!). Thanks so much for stopping by and leaving a comment!

Wags!

 
At January 11, 2012 at 10:08 AM , Anonymous Trisha said...

Hi Stacey,

I too love the tutorials, and I just love looking at your photos and reading the stories behind the shoot. Your photos are amazing. Some day I'll have to hire you to take pictures of my cockapoo FartFace (I mean, Chase).

 
At January 11, 2012 at 12:21 PM , Blogger stacey said...

Hi Trisha - I would love to meet FartFace someday (SO funny)! Thanks for the feedback. Hopefully I'll have some good stuff coming up that you'll enjoy.

Wags!

 
At January 12, 2012 at 1:09 AM , Blogger Iquemon said...

I like reading your blog and the stories, they make the photo's come alive.

 

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