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30 MINUTES until our Facebook Ads – Beyond the Boost webinar starts. Find out how to stop wasting money on boosts and get high return (yes, even on a tiny budget). Even if you can't attend live, register NOW and you will get the recording after our webinar to watch at your leisure.
Our first webinar about legal issues in blogging was a great success! For our next webinar, we are switching gears to chat about marketing. On …
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I shared some tips on promoting yourself and how to stop apologizing too much.
Bloggers, sometimes you turn down your volume. You promote others, but are shy about promoting yourself. You ask to get paid, and apologize for asking. You dismiss your own accomplishments, …
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Hey we got the last name.
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Guess WHAT? Type-A Parent​ will have a big tech launch at our 7th annual conference: Bevy​. They just announced today, and you can find out more about this amazing device and preorder.
I have been keeping a secret for a few weeks now, and I am so thrilled to finally have a chance to share it publicly! …
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Ooo! I am too. I hope lots of your attendees tweet about it at the conference!
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The first assignment for the 2015 Next Level Blog Challenge is up. It isn't too late for you to join 600+ bloggers who want to bring it in 2015. It's free to join and get a kick in the blog.
We are officially starting the Type-A Parent 2015 Next Level Blog Challenge. What’s that? You haven’t joined yet? Well, there’s still time to join the …
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Our featured brand opportunity today is a perfect one for food, drink, tech or app brands. Find out about getting a demo or sampling table at "Appy Hour" during +Type-A Parent Conference, the world's top conference for moms and dads who blog.

#brands #marketing #pr #publicrelations
For food, drink, tech and app brands, Appy Hour is a Friday evening event during Type-A Parent Conference, the world’s top conference for moms and …
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JUST ANNOUNCED: You can get or give the gift of high level networking and learning to propel blog business with a Type-A Parent 2015 annual conference gift certificate. Yes, you can get this very last minute. Just purchase the gift certificate and immediately get it as PDF to email or print.
You can give the gift of high level networking and learning to propel their blog business with a Type-A Parent 2015 annual conference gift certificate. …
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Want tips on effective Facebook ads on any budget? For our next webinar, Sarah Pinnix, a blogger and interactive media marketing strategist, will be running a webinar entitled Facebook Ads: Beyond the Boost.
Our first webinar about legal issues in blogging was a great success! For our next webinar, we are switching gears to chat about marketing. On …
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I am very excited about this announcement! Type-A Parent​-ers represent at New Media Expo​!! Will I see you at NMX? Be sure to add your Twitter profile to the linky in this post so we can add you to our official Twitter list. Don't have your pass yet? See our list of official Type-A bloggers going to NMX, click their NMX posts and you'll find they have some discount codes for you!
  Type-A Parent is partnering with New Media Expo (affiliate link), to be held next month in Las Vegas. We will have a Type-A Parent lounge-style …
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+Dave Taylor thanks! :-)
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Got time? Yeah, me neither. I'm so glad I have Jamie​ at Type-A Parent​ who is the master manipulator of time. Find out some of her top secret tools!
I like to think that Kelby keeps me around I am really funny and extra cool. In reality, I am pretty sure she hasn’t told …
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We just added a wait list for Type-A Parent Vegas Bootcamp. No guarantees, but if you're interested in a chance to get into our sold out bootcamp add your name to the list ASAP. If we release any spots, it will be first come, first served. #typeavegas #typeaparent
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Looking to bring it in 2015? Want to get a kick in the blog? We're starting a blog challenge in 2015, it's totally free, no strings attached, and  we will have a whole year of resources, support and challenges for participants. Find out more about #typeachallenge and sign up via the link below...
Try as you might to ignore it, 2015 is right. around. the. corner. Eek. Have no fear, we are here to help you with your …
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Brand and agency friends, be sure to stop by our #typeaparent brand to blogger Twitter chat in FIVE MINUTES. It's a great chance to network with bloggers and discuss ways we can work together! Find out more:
In our upcoming #typeaparent Brand to Blogger Chat, we will talk predictions and trends for 2015 in social media, blogging and brand relations. This chat …
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Social Blog Publisher, Social Media Consultant, Conference Organizer
Employment
  • Type-A Parent
    CEO, 2007 - present
  • KelbyCarr.com
    Blogger, Writer, Social Media Maven, SEO Diva, present
  • Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Asheville Citizen-Times
  • The Times of Northwest Indiana
  • Fredericksburg Free-Lance Star
  • Prince William Journal
  • Fauquier Times Democrat
  • Hesperia Resorter
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Female
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Kelby Hartson
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Founder and CEO of Type-A Parent and Type-A Parent Conference
Introduction
Kelby Carr is the founder and CEO of Type-A Parent, a social network and online magazine-style blog founded in 2007 for digital moms and dads, and Type-A Parent Conference, an annual blogging and social media conference in its fifth year that attracts major corporations and hundreds of parents who blog. She’s been coding since 1982, social networking online since 1984, web publishing since 1992, blogging since 2002 and tweeting since 2007. She is the author of Pinterest For Dummies and Pinterest Marketing For Dummies. She runs:
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Asheville, NC
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Manassas, VA - Nice, France - Victorville, Ca - Valparaiso, IN - Fredericksburg, VA - Stafford, VA