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FBC Comes to Instagram and YouTube
We're everywhere, we're everywhere! Well not quite everywhere. 🙂 But we are popping up in new spots and we'd love to have you join us.
We're new on Instagram @foodbloggersca. Be sure to give us a follow as we launch our first monthly photo a day challenge on October 1st! We'll also be featuring members photos so check us out and use the hashtag #FBCigers to have your photo regrammed on our feed!
You can also find us on YouTube with our new FBC channel. If you've got a food related YouTube channel to go with your blog, leave us a note in the comments - we'd love to check you out!
Knickerbocker Glory Winners
We had three copies of Matthew Robison's Knickerbocker Glory: A Chef's Guide to Innovation in the Kitchen and Beyond (Paperback) to give away to FBC members and with the help of random.org, we're happy to announce our winners:
- #15 Barbara from My Island Bistro Kitchen
- #6 Shareba from In Search of Yummyness
- #14 Jennifer from Clockwatching Tart
Congratulations to everyone who won a copy - we'll be in touch for your mailing details shortly. And thanks to everyone who entered!
Coming Wednesday - Renaming and Rebranding Your Blog
Join us Wednesday for first in a two part piece on renaming and rebranding your blog from Michelle Peters-Jones. Michelle was the author of the very successful blog, Food, Football and a Baby and underwent a rebranding recently to The Tiffin Box, which has actually increased her blogging success. She'll be telling you about all the practical and emotional steps of going through a rebranding starting Wednesday.
Call For Submissions - Thanksgiving Roundup
We will be hosting a Thanksgiving Roundup here on the site on Tuesday, October 8th . To participate, send Melissa a link to a Thanksgiving related post on your blog along with a .jpg file of the photo you want displayed. Your photo must be 620px wide - no less, no more. Vertical and horizontal images will be accepted. The post can be a recipe, a restaurant or a holiday entertaining post. Deadline to have your links and images in to Melissa is Friday October 4th at 5pm pacific time. Can't wait to see all your great posts!
A big welcome to all our new members this week. We hope you have fun here!
- YYZ Gourmand (ON)
- With Love...From Nonnina's Kitchen (ON)
- 100 Mile Mark (ON)
- Hot Pink Apron (ON)
- Pamplemoussi (ON)
- Olive Oil and Lemons (BC/AB)
And remember, if you have anything you’d like to share with your fellow members in the news, please let us know about it. To have your submission appear in a Monday news post, the deadline is Friday at 5pm Pacific time. You can send your submissions directly to Melissa.
Melissa and Ethan