Volunteers for Tuesday Trivia

Hello fellow bloggers

We need volunteers for Tuesday Trivia feature.

We have two slots available-12th July and 19th July.

Request you all to put some fun and energy in this feature and nominate yourself.
@xaranahara @darshith0000 @onetarhayes @ranu802 @ananyabha @arwen1968 @sashay909 @surbhisachdeva89 @ishitarc1908 @himadas @anandartist @anushababbar @sandeept252 @sassandsauce @sasmiths1112 @drmegsorick @sumitagrawal01 @dawnmarie823 @darshith0000 @myesteriousgirlneerja @mumbletymuse @mkjackie99 @ranu802 @robertmgoldstein @kingsoracle @onetarhayes @nicolaauckland @niciacruz @neatusername

Looking forward to your support!

Friday Feature Available Slots

Hello! Hello! All you inhabitants of Blogger’s World. Would you be interested in doing the Friday features?
Following slots are still available.

July 8th – 100 Words Story : 2 Slots. (Prompt shall be shared on 7th)
July 15th – TV Review :
July 29th – Special Feature (or maybe we could do 3 Quotes?) :

@jahnavichintakunta @anandartist @ananyabha @iamabloggertoo @wordscoffeeandlacedresses @cathylynnbrooks @fictionalkevin @vellissima @vnajac @whatsandrathinks @niyati16 @sashay909 @drmegsorick @sumitagrawal01 @mickjcanning @myesteriousgirlneerja @dawnmarie823 @arwen1968 @onetarhayes @anushababbar @suzannebowditch @santoshnc @sandeept252 @sassandsauce @gutsy4 @colettebates @celiacathlete @darshith0000 @foodeezjunction @neatusername @fjjjuneau @flightscarlet @ranu802 @robertmgoldstein @laikassuvaikais @lulaharp @thegeneviever @thepreciouslifeofprecious @booksandothermiracles @brendablagdon @beckyaluoch

Calling Volunteers for Wednesday’s Author Story Feature!

Hello, Everyone!

Apologies for the delay in scheduling, this post is to call for volunteers for Wednesdays Author Story feature for the months of July and August 2016. We have 3 remaining slots to fill for August 2016.

We need volunteers for:

July 6 – Cathy Lynn Brooks @cathylynnbrooks
July 13 – Surbhi Sachdeva @surbhisachdeva89
July 20 – Niyati @niyati16
July 27 – Ananya @ananyabha
August 3 – Rashmi @sashay909
August 10 – Colette @colettebates
August 17 –
August 24 –
August 31 –
Please nominate yourself in the comments section below! Thank you! 🙂

@onetarhayes @colettebates @jahnavichintakunta @feelings161 @anushababbar @ananyabha @brendablagdon @cathylynnbrooks @dawnmarie823 @darshith0000 @graceanneoscar @haripriyakm @iamabloggertoo @iamdonovan @indira2412 @jennifernicholewells @kristinavanhoos @kmmyrman @kokoboocro @lulaharp @mylittlespaceinthesun @mkjackie99 @niyati16 @noorainsobiya @nikissimplelife @pamkirst2014 @piyushavir @raforbeginners @sirtonix @thebrunetteinthepinkscarf @vnajac @whatsandrathinks @wanderlusteternal @xaranahara @yentll02 @zenaidawheels

#weekly #schedule

Trivia Tuesday – Well, it’s still Tuesday here!

It is my turn at this Trivia Tuesday thing and I had completely forgotten about it! That was until I logged into Blogger’s World this afternoon and looked at the date and thought

“hmmm….I was supposed to do something here this week!”

and then it struck me like lightning…

“Damn it…I am late, it’s Trivia Tuesday and it is my turn!”

Well like they say “Better late than never!” right? So here’s my list of interesting facts for your consumption! Let me know which one you liked the best.

  1. Since I am known to be an IT geek, I thought let the first one be something from my chosen career path…that’s right, the IT field.

Did you know?

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It took 51 years before hard disk drives reached the size of 1 TB (Terabyte equivalent to 1,000 GB – Gigabytes). This happened in the year 2007. However, in the year 2009 we went from 1 TB to 2 TB hard disk storage drives. So while it took 51 years to reach the first terabyte, it took us only 2 years to reach the second!

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  1. The World’s Deepest Hotel Room is 65 Million Years Old?

Did you know?

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The World’s deepest hotel room is located 220 feet below the surface in a 65 million year old cave. The man who discovered the cave did so by accident when he fell into it in the year 1927. The cave had exceptionally well-preserved remains of humans and animals inside it; researchers uncovered the fact that the cave is bone dry, so anything that dies there becomes mummified.

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HELP! Bloggers World needs YOU!!!

Okay, that may sound a bit over-dramatic but the truth is that while we had a few awesome days filled with extraordinarily rocking stats in April and May, June has been a bit dismal.  Continue reading

#discussion, #feedback, #help

There is a saying that…

There is a saying that you don’t miss the water til the well runs dry. I’m afraid I owe some apologies to BW volunteers who are working on weekly features. I’m thinking of this because of the demise of Word Nerd. I look back and say “I hate to see that go.” But I didn’t follow through on it as I should. I also am experiencing similar angst over my 13 Word Sunday Special. I have sent prompts for three weeks, and receive some likes but have a record of zero participants in the written submissions. We have surbhisachdeve 89 giving us a prompt on Saturday July 2nd, for Sunday, July 3. Come on BW friends, give her a rousing welcome that day by sending in your 13 word story on whatever her prompt will be. Also something nice for me this Sunday will be welcome! Check Saturday to see prompt. Thirteen words – who among us can’t come up with 13 words?
You don’t miss the water til the well runs dry. If anyone else takes up word nerd or any six word story again, I’m in. I’m also checking out the 100 word stories. I use a 29 dollar camera from Walmart, so I’m not making much commitment to Photo Challenges, and I don’t travel much so I’m not very wise in that arena. But words, yeah, I’ve gottum and I plan to use ’em! @piyushavir

Ideas for New Monday Weekly Feature

Mondays are now free, with the current Word Nerd Etymology feature coming to an end.
As this was quite abrupt and not planned in advance, I have to admit being caught off guard. For now we shall have to currently share a variety of interesting guest posts spanning different topics and genres to fill the Monday slots. Continue reading

Weekly Schedule for July 2016

Nominations now open for the weekly features schedule of weekly features from July 1st – July 31st. Continue reading

#blogcast, #schedule, #weekly

Congratulations Bloggers World!!!

YAY!!!!! We bagged third place in ‘Best Blogging Services’ category at Annual Bloggers Bash Award. We’re thrilled to have been awarded the third spot 🙂

Thank you so much organisers, voters and the entire blogging community. A huge round of applause for everyone, especially those who voted for us. Congratulations to all the winning bloggers and a huge applause for the other nominees – particularly those in our category.
Special mention to Danny and Jacqui who were also nominated in our category and openly support and endorse Bloggers’ World.

@pamkirst2014 @drmegsorick @sashay909 @onetarhayes @kristinavanhoos @wordscoffeeandlacedresses @feelings161 @niyati16 @anandartist @whatsandrathinks @sandeept252 @sumitagrawal01 @gutsy4 @sadhanacs @sumitagrawal01 @anushababbar @ananyabha @brendablagdon @beckyaluoch @booksandothermiracles @kokoboocro @bethanyaharvey @celiacathlete @cathylynnbrooks @chrissiepollock @cthisnthat @clockworkindigo @dawnmarie823 @darshith0000 @laikassuvaikais @foodeezjunction @fictionalkevin @fjjjuneau @flightscarlet @sasmiths1112 @graceanneoscar @garthmr @garyloggins @thegeneviever @hlindschinger @lulaharp @jeanburkespraker @jahnavichintakunta @jenmotivates12 @jaipurthrumylens @jennifernicholewells @kingsoracle @myesteriousgirlneerja @mumbletymuse @mkjackie99 @myusername432 @niciacruz @neildsilva @nicolaauckland @nikissimplelife @ohmyglai @ivanproust @iaminaplace @ranu802 @robertmgoldstein @santoshnc @srinathtk86 @thumbup69 @thepreciouslifeofprecious @thebrunetteinthepinkscarf @ishitarc1908 @vnajac @vellissima @icerene01 @iamabloggertoo @iamdonovan @xaranahara @indira2412 @wanderlaur @wwwpalfitness @arwen1968 @getyourlenson @koolitzable @meloheart @alongthesideoftheroad @meontheroad00 @sheridanj2015 @surbhisachdeva89 @suzannebowditch @himadas @notionlux @adriennea3

Celebration (Photo Prompt – 9 June)

Calling all photographers… that is:

  • people who fancy themselves photographers…
  • people who are photographers but don’t fancy themselves…
  • people who fancy becoming photographers…
  • people who… you got it!

Calling also all and sundry non-photographers who have something to say upon the subject of CELEBRATION – being this week’s prompt – in any shape or form, let it be a haiku or cocktail mixing instructions (as long as you’re accompanying it with a photo, obviously)!

To take part in Shutterbug Showcase:
The prompt is “valid” for a week (from Thursday 9 June to Wednesday 15 June).
Please publish your post upon the theme of celebration during this time period on your own blog and leave a link to your post in the comments. Please also visit other participating members’ posts to give feedback!

For inspiration:

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The Union Jack flying above the village pub, Cookham, England

England’s gone all patriotic in the last couple of weeks with Union Jacks hanging all over the place: one of the two yearly birthdays of the Queen is being celebrated… (Does this mean she gets two sets of presents?!)

CHANGES TO SHUTTERBUG SHOWCASE:

  1. To make all our lives easier (and provide a little incentive for doing the photo prompt post), from now on whoever does the Thursday photo prompt, will choose the prompt for the week after. The June 16th photo post will be done by @niyati16 – your prompt is: Through the Window.
  2. To help out @piyushavir, I’ve taken over the scheduling of Shutterbug Showcase for July & August. Please tag me, @arwen1968, if you want to nominate yourselves for doing the Thursday photo prompts. Thank you.
    The available dates for July are: 7 / 14/ 21 / 28 July
    The available dates for August are: 4/ 11 / 18 / 26 August

Happy blogging! 🙂

@21timetraveler, @adriennea3, @anandartist, @ananyabha, @anushababbar, @anwyn84, @arpitastravelblog, @avenscent, @aventuraroxy, @beckyaluoch, @beckybwinch, @bethanyaharvey, @brendablagdon, @camelliasentry, @cathylynnbrooks, @colettebates, @continuingwithme, @createtoenchant, @cthisnthat, @dalees107, @darshith0000, @dawnmarie823, @devilrockz, @divorcinganarc, @drmegsorick, @feelings161, @fictionalkevin, @fjjjuneau, @foodeezjunction, @francescabergamasco, @freakreborn, @garthmr, @garyloggins, @getyourlenson, @graceanneoscar, @haripriyakm, @himadas, @hlindschinger, @iamabloggertoo, @iamdonovan, @icerene01, @indira2412, @insomniacbee, @ishitarc1908, @indira2412, @ivanproust, @jahnavichintakunta, @jaipurthrumylens, @jdjung, @jenmotivates12, @jessmcombs, @joseelavallee, @jsackmom, @justdreadfull, @koolitzable, @kristinavanhoos, @laduchessederat, @laikassuvaikais, @lilacsky22, @lulaharp, @lyndapoysor, @maddy1953, @maidsdayoff, @meloheart, @meontheroad00, @missams35, @mkjackie99, @mumbletymuse, @myesteriousgirlneerja, @myusername432, @nandininautiyal, @neatusername, @niciacruz, @nikissimplelife, @niyati16, @notionlux, @ohmyglai, @oliveole, @onetarhayes, @pamkirst2014, @piyushavir, @raforbeginners, @ranu802, @revrumblefish, @robertmgoldstein, @rugwed, @sadhanacs, @sandeept252, @santoshnc, @sashay909, @sasmiths1112, @sheridanj2015, @shinepositivepower, @sirtonix, @srinathtk86, @stanito, @startingtheclimb, @sumitagrawal01, @surbhisachdeva89, @suzannebowditch, @theanonymoustalker, @thedesivagabond, @thegeneviever, @thepreciouslifeofprecious, @vellissima, @vikrambishla, @vnajac, @wanderlaur, @wanderlusteternal, @welshshortbread, @whatsandrathinks, @wordscoffeeandlacedresses, @wwwpalfitness, @wynstep, @xaranahara

 
#photopost, #weekly, #weeklyfeatures