How to Start a Blog for Free in 2017: EVERYTHING You Need to Know to Launch Your Blog Without Spending a Dime

If you don’t know me from my other blogging endeavors, you should know that I started off as a frugal blogger. I started my blog because I wanted to find a way to make extra money, AKA I didn’t have any extra money to spare. Thus, my primary concern when I was getting started was how to start a blog for free AND make money blogging. Granted, I first started blogging nearly eight years ago and the times have changed

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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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How to Start a WordPress Blog on SiteGround in Under 10 Minutes

Obviously we love blogging around here. I think blogging is an excellent way that women (and men) can make extra money. Once you have a blog you can start using affiliate marketing to make money blogging, but you can also go the route of using techniques like traditional advertisements and sponsored posts. Starting a blog is a great way to start building a side income. If you are ready to start a blog, the first thing you will need to do

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How to Add Social Media Tabs to Your Facebook Page

It used to be really easy to add social media tabs to your Facebook page, but those days disappeared a few page updates ago. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, social media tabs are additional fields that you can add to the left side of your Facebook page that allow you to link to your Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Youtube accounts. While I’m sure there must be a couple of different ways you can do this, I thought I’d share my

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An Introduction to Blogging: Mom Blogging 101

I have launched quite a few blogs over the years. Some have been great and I’ve abandoned others and chalked them up to learning experiences. Because of my proclivity and enthusiasm for starting new sites I always forget how terrifying it was when I first got started and knew absolutely nothing. I had so many questions but back then there wasn’t much information available online. Now, I think one might suffer from the opposite effect: There is TOO MUCH information available. Starting

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