1. Realize first that happiness is a by-product, so don't hanker after it, let it come to you. 2. Be in consonance with your values and ensure your values are in consonance with fundamental principles.
These points should in brief cover the different strands of the pursuit of happiness. You are trying to spread happiness Suzie, that's a good thing.
Unfortunately people generally go for pleasure not happiness just as information has replaced knowledge. Life of things, people and ideas is shrinking!