Everything You Need to Know to Get More Instagram Followers

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

Read More

How to Get More Pinterest Followers

Pinterest is an online bookmarking tool that allows people to create virtual pin boards of the content that they find online. If you browse someone’s Pinterest boards, you might find such things as recipes and crafts they’d love to try, their favorite motivational quotes, health and fitness tips, books that they want to read, things that they find cute or entertaining, fashion and design that makes them salivate, travel destinations, and much more. It is a place where people can gather

Read More

3 Reasons Why It’s Okay If People Unfollow You On Social Media

Followers. They can be the highlight of our day and the tears of our nights. I love my followers, I really do, but I don’t let the number of followers I have rule my life or my business. Confused? Expecting me to tell you the opposite? Conventional advice tell us having a ton of followers mean we’re successful. We’ve also been taught to start worrying if someone unfollows us, after all we must be doing something terribly wrong if someone is no longer interested in

Read More

How to Post Affiliate Links on Pinterest that Don’t Look Spammy

Update: I received the following message from Pinterest yesterday. Pin away! Pinterest Support (Pinterest Help) May 16, 11:55 Hello Lisa, We’re allowing all affiliate links at this time, regardless of network. However, we will not allow affiliate links drive to spam or spam-like outcomes. Hope this helps – let me know if you have more questions. Thanks, The Pinterest Team   It was just announced that bloggers can use affiliate links on Pinterest again, which means there’s about to be a

Read More

You Can Post Affiliate Links on Pinterest Again!

Big news, bloggers. Some of the biggest news, actually. Pinterest has reversed course and you can now post affiliate links on Pinterest again! It’s time for all of us to do a collective happy dance!!!  Depending on when you started blogging you may or may not remember when Pinterest didn’t have an affiliate link policy. Much like many affiliate networks allow you to tweet out your direct affiliate link, you used to be able to do that with Pinterest. You

Read More