Over the past couple of years, a trend has emerged where bloggers have begun sharing blogging income reports. I’m going to be frank about this: I give this practice major side-eye and generally don’t recommend reading them at all. I DO believe it is beneficial for bloggers to track their income from month-to-month to see how and where their income is growing and what they can do better. It can be fun to look back at how your blog has
We all love finding things that make life a bit easier right? Things that can simplify or streamline everyday processes or even make them more enjoyable. The same holds true for blogging. I am all for any tips, tools, or resources to make blogging easier, faster, or more fun. Here are a few resources that I think are worth checking out.
Starting a blog is easy. Once you choose the perfect name, you could set up your blog in 10 minutes. Easy peasy, right? However, even though starting a blog is pretty straightforward, the act of blogging takes a bit more time and effort. Especially if you have a specific (often monetary) purpose for blogging. That’s why I thought it would be a good time to talk to you guys and gals about the top 10 new blogger mistakes to avoid.
The summer months can suck for bloggers because people just don’t want to be on their computers. (Not that I can blame them!) There’s a nearly universal downturn in traffic, which is a bummer. Thankfully, those days should be coming to an end as school begins and temperatures begin to drop, and people begin spending more time at their computers again. This is great news for bloggers utilizing affiliate marketing on their blogs, because the uptick in traffic comes right before the
Have you ever heard the phrase “the money is in the list”? Chances are if you have been building a blog or online business, you have heard it quite a few time. I am here to tell you that, as cliché as it sounds, it is true. Let’s spend some time today talking about why it is important that bloggers have mailing lists, how it can be used, and a few practical tips for how you can grow your mailing