Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
Monday, December 24, 2007
Just wanted to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Like most everyone else, I'll be slacking off the blogging a bit for the rest of the year. The Top 25 will be up as usual on Weds., and I'll possibly have another couple of posts later this week, but that's about it.
I will be spending more time on Twitter this week, so if you want to follow me, click here and I'll follow you too!
BTW Drew has a great example of how social media is being used to spread holiday giving with the story of the Frozen Pea Fund! And kudos to Troy for starting the massive list of Outstanding Blogs, which gives us all a bit of Holiday link-love!
UPDATES: Drew gives a great update on how much money has been raised so far from sales of The Age of Conversation, and tells us where the money will be going.
Also, Katie has a great post about FreeRice.com. This is a word game set up by the United Nations that donates 20 grains of rice every time you select the correct definition of each word. And it's completely free. So play for a few minutes and see how many grains of rice you can donate to feed others!
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posted by Mack Collier @ 9:46 AM,
- At 11:40 AM, Drew McLellan said...
Enjoy your holidays and happy new year!
Thanks for all you do to build up our blogging community and helping others build new ones!
- At 1:21 PM, Service Untitled - Douglas said...
Thanks for the link and happy holidays!
- At 2:12 PM, Derrick Daye said...
Thanks for moving blogging forward. Our best,
- At 3:35 PM, Valeria Maltoni, Conversation Agent said...
Buon natale e felice anno nuovo to you and your family, Mack. Wishing you a time of reflection and renewal with loved ones and a prosperous new beginning in 2008.
- At 9:45 PM, The Relationship Geek - Phil Gerbyshak said...
Thanks for the link love Mack! You are a blogging super hero, and I've learned a LOT from you in 2007. Here's to 2008 being even GREATER!
- At 11:49 AM, StickyFigure said...
Mack, I hope your and your family have a wonderful holiday season!
- At 12:46 PM, Shama Hyder said...
I love the rice game. It's on my quick-link tool bar.
Have a great holiday!
- At 11:43 PM, Arun Rajagopal said...
Happy Holidays to you and family. Best wishes for an awesome 2008.
- At 11:53 PM, Lisa Gates said...
Thanks for the Orbit-ing link and the chance to discover you. Love what you're up to here and I wish you the best for 2008.
- At 7:48 AM, lkribs said...
Happy day after!
- At 12:06 PM, Mack Collier said...
Thanks for the Holiday Wishes everyone (and a gold star to Lisa remembering the day after!). Remember that if you want your blog's URL to show up with your comment, click on 'Nickname', then type in your blog's URL. That way when you comment, we can click on your name and go to your blog, instead of your Blogger profile page.
Looking forward to a GREAT 2008, hope ya'll will be along for the ride!
- At 7:47 PM, Erin Blaskie said...
Thank you so much for the link love! I love seeing people posting this list as there are many deserving blogs that need to be shared.
Here's to a prosperous and successful 2008!
- At 6:01 PM, C. B. Whittemore said...
Mack, thank you! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and I wish you great wonders for 2008!
- At 6:05 AM, Dustin said...
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you as well Mack. Keep up the great work!
- At 7:50 PM, Jeanne said...
Thanks so much for the list--and the link to Writer's Notes!
- At 9:17 AM, angelamaiers said...
Thanks you for all you do to support and connect bloggers. I so appreciate your support with the F-list! Let's hoe educators will follow your lead! Have a great new year!
- At 11:14 AM, Holly Schwendiman said...
Thanks for the link love. I love coming back from holiday break to finding so many links on my dashboard. The list of bloggers is awesome!