Is your blog not quite where you need it to be? Are you trying to figure out what you need to do to improve your blogging efforts? If so, today is your lucky day because I’m going to walk you through the 10 best practices that serious bloggers employ. If you see one (or a few) things on this list that you need to improve, don’t let it get you down. Instead, celebrate the fact that you have recognized something
Quick question: what is one of the most important pages on your blog? Some people might read this question and respond with “my most popular post” or “my sales page.” Though pages that generate traffic and income are important, I would like to make a case for the oft-neglected “About” page. Why Is the About Page So Important? Think of your About Page as a personals ad and your target audience as that super hot person that you want to
If you want to make money from your Instagram account, be it through sponsored posts or by selling items directly or using affiliate links, one thing is clear: You need to have a sizeable number of followers on the platform. “Sizeable” varies, but usually the point when bloggers begin getting tapped for sponsored posts is around 5,000 followers but the real sweet spot is 10,000 followers and up. Do you have an Instagram profile but lack the following that you need to
Let’s chat for a second, shall we? How often are you in a blogging-related Facebook group and see a post like this pop up: “Why does it seem like the only bloggers making money are those that are blogging about blogging or teaching people how to blog?” I see threads pop up like this almost daily. Listen, I understand. When I first started blogging, it was solely for fun. Like an online diary. So I was AMAZED to learn
When it comes to professional blogging, one thing that should be on your to-do list is joining at least one great blog network. There are some really great reasons for connecting with other bloggers in this way. The top reasons are networking with other bloggers, learning more about the blogging industry, and gaining access to paid opportunities. Here are a few popular blogging networks that you should check out. They may not all be a good fit, but that’s okay.