Privacy and Disclosure Policies: Everything You Need to Know

If you’re starting a new blog you’re probably most looking forward to putting pen to paper putting fingers to keyboard and writing your first post. That’s the best part of blogging, right? Sharing your thoughts and maybe even getting paid to do so! However, before you start the fun stuff, there are a couple of housekeeping items that you need to take care of immediately. One of the first pages on your blog should be an About Page, and we’ve already talked

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Black Friday Deals for Bloggers You Won’t Want to Miss

The day after Thanksgiving, Black Friday, is the biggest shopping day of the year. Retailers tend to offer huge discounts and many people head out to the stores (or shop online) in hopes of snagging the best deals on their holiday gifts. I’m not going to lie: I typically use Black Friday as an excuse to stock up on things that I know I NEED because I don’t want to be pressured into buying extra junk just to snag a

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‘Tis the Season: Gift Ideas for Bloggers

The holidays are just around the corner, which means many of you are either working on gift guides or have already published them. While you’ve been searching for the perfect gifts to include on your own guides, have you stopped to think about what to include on your own personal wish list? When it comes to blogging, I’m a firm believer in two things: Blogging need not be expensive. You don’t need to go out and invest in the best of

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Affiliate Spotlight: Warby Parker

Warby Parker is an online seller of eyeglasses and sunglasses, with most pairs – including prescription lenses – costing less than $100. Their styles are pretty trendy, so may not be for everyone… then again they just might be exactly what your readers need! The Warby Parker affiliate program is a great fit for anyone who writes about fashion and style, life hacks, or general lifestyle but it could potentially be a good fit for many different niches. You’ll find the Warby

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How to Use Amazon Native Shopping Ads to Skyrocket Your Blogging Income

Amazon is always testing out new ways for those that are Amazon Associates to make more money (and push Amazon to their readers a little bit more), and one of the newest tools that bloggers can use is Amazon Native Shopping Ads. Amazon Native Shopping Ads work differently than traditional CPM ads, where your readers simply have to see the ad for you to earn money. Instead, Native Shopping Ads work more like traditional affiliate links, in that when people

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