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Welcome to the New Year! What’s New At LexBlog.

Welcome to 2016. With the start of the new year comes new years resolutions and inevitably a newly charged focus on blogging. And why not? January is a good time to start digging into blog strategy and setting goals for what you want to accomplish in the new year. It also seems to be a time […]

Top 2015 Posts, Fun Facts & Our Wishes For A Happy & Prosperous New Year!

It’s hard to believe that 2015 is coming to a close, and as we approach the upcoming festivities (please note our LexBlog office closures), we wanted to extend our warmest wishes for a happy and safe holiday and New Years celebration. 2016 is looking very exciting for everyone here at LexBlog, and we are looking forward to […]

Happy Holidays from Our Small but Mighty LexBlog 2015 Team

On behalf of our team to the entire legal blogging community, have a safe and merry holiday season! Pictured (from left to right) back row: Scott Fennell, Kevin O’Keefe, John McCallum, Christopher Rachal, Jared Sulzdorf, Joshua Lynch, Mark Clagett, Garry Vander Voort, Wendy Nickolay, Audrea Fink Pictured (from left to right) front row: Colin O’Keefe, Margaret […]

Quick Introduction: It’s me, Margaret!

Hello! I am LexBlog’s newest Customer Success Manager. My background comes from the corporate/public library world where I’ve discovered that I highly enjoy building relationships with people and helping them achieve their goals. I’m hoping to use those passions to ensure that our clients gain the most possible value from blogging to enhance their online reputations.

Giving Thanks to Our Readers (plus 10 bonus facts about the holiday!)

As we approach the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday (related: LexBlog office closures), we wanted to take a moment to thank our growing readership, wish you a safe break, and share some fun holiday facts. Regardless of whether or not you are a member of the LexBlog Network, we love bringing all things law blogging to you. Thank […]

Shiny and New for You!

If you have been reading Please Advise for awhile, you might have noticed a couple changes to the site. If you’ve been reading Please Advise from a mobile device or tablet, you’ve definitely noticed. We spruced up our digs, shook off our old, dated look and moved into the mobile future.

12 Awesome Law Blogs We Love and Admire

Photo by Taro Yamamoto: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kunel/[/caption] As we are getting off to a great start in 2015, we thought we’d share some of our favorite legal blogs from 2014. These blogs all won our coveted Blog of the Month, which is announced each month in the Spark e-newsletter for LexBlog clients. But just in case you’re not […]

What do You Want to be Remembered for? Keyword: You

When I try to wrap my mind around blogging, content creation, journalism, websites, social platforms, photo sharing tools, etc. etc., it can be overwhelming. Even more overwhelming is the amount of individuals constantly sharing their thoughts, ideas, questions, memories, and food or cat pictures at an alarming rate. The increase of mobile technology, and free […]

Reach-ing Out to You

A new welcome on your LexBlog Dashboard was installed last week. We know our busy clients are inundated with emails, briefs, clients, calls AND blogging, so if you missed our announcements & invitations about Reach, LexBlog’s new community, the opportunity to discover Reach is now. Direct access to Reach through your dashboard makes sharing an idea, asking a […]

Cheers to the new LexBlog!

We listened to your feedback and have exciting changes to announce.  This year marks LexBlog’s ten-year anniversary and we want to make it one for the history books. We listened to your feedback and worked hard in 2013 to make great things happen for you in 2014. The highlights:

Anatomy of a Perfect Blog Post

What’s the right combination for a great blog post? As the marketing director for LexBlog, I’ve had a front-row seat to the content marketing explosion. Blogs are more important than ever to marketing strategy. We coach clients day in and out on blogging best practices, so I thought I’d share the best practices we’re seeing […]

Why Jury Duty Matters

I was out of the office for the better part of two days this week, having been summoned for jury duty. I have always believed that jury duty is a civic responsibility and I made arrangements to be there, but I was not exactly excited at the prospect of having to find non-existent time in […]

LexBlog “Rests” on Labor Day

Since even Seattle Art Museum’s Hammering Man takes a break on Labor Day, we at LexBlog do too! LexBlog’s office will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. But, we’re still available if you need help with an urgent matter – just log an urgent ticket on our website. Otherwise, we’ll […]

Congratulations Angelo, Welcome Christopher!

We’re in the midst of a changing of the guard here in Client Services. For the past two years, many of you have had the pleasure of hearing Angelo’s voice on the other end of line when you call in for support, or have experienced his ability to resolve requests almost before you submit them. […]

LexBlog Seminar June 22: Merging Traditional Business Development with Today’s Technology

Merging Traditional Business Development with Today’s Technology How do you control your destiny by driving revenue as a rainmaker?  How do you blend traditional marketing techniques with social media to build your book of business?  Relationships and word-of-mouth referrals will always matter the most, but the importance of the Internet is growing steadily. Social networking […]

LexBlog closed in observance of Memorial Day

LexBlog’s office will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. If you need immediate technical assistance, please log an urgent ticket on our website. Otherwise, you can contact us in any one of these usual ways on Tuesday: * Email: customersupport@lexblog.com * Web: http://support.lexblog.com * Phone: 800-913-0988 * Twitter: LexBlogSupport Have a […]

The New LexBlog WordPress Dashboard: A Walk-Through

For the past few months here at LexBlog, we have been very focused on doing everything we can to help the more than 7,000 authors realize and visualize they are part of something much bigger than their own publications—part of a network, a network that consists of some of the very bests lawyers and law […]

WordPress Blogs Temporarily Unavailable RESOLVED (4/13/12 8:45AM PST)

**4/13 9AM UPDATE** – WORDPRESS IS BACK UP.  The server has been brought back online with full access.  We are experiencing technical difficulties on LexBlog’s WordPress (WP) server. This outage affects both the front-end and the back-end of blogs. We’re working with our server provider to address this issue, but have no concrete ETA on […]