Dorothy Kern is the blogger behind Crazy for Crust, a popular dessert and baking blog. She started her blog in 2010 and has learned everything from the ground up, from posting in WordPress to food photography and video to SEO and social media. Dorothy specializes in recipes that are sometimes crazy, often with a crust, and always served with a slice of her life.
WordCamp Session Title
Blogging Success and Monetization Panel Discussion
Why Is This Important?
Before blogging I was a teacher, so I love to help and teach others things I love. I’ve taught myself everything I know about blogging from the ground up and want to help people succeed as I have.
How Did You Discover WordPress?
I started on blogger but switched when I realized WordPress was more professional looking.
How Do You Use WordPress?
I run my blog (CrazyforCrust.com) on WordPress.
How Has WordPress Impacted You?
It IS my career.
What Do You Do When Not Working?
When I’m not working I love spending time with my family, going to the beach, watching reality TV or finding new restaurants to try. I’m hardly ever seen without my Kindle or my iPhone, often at the same time with one in each hand.
What Is Your Favorite Candy?
Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.