The Best Black Friday Deals for Bloggers

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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Missinglettr is a Cheaper CoSchedule Alternative for Social Media Scheduling

If you need to reclaim some of your time and are in search of a CoSchedule alternative that will let help you quickly automate your social media posts for the next year, allow me to introduce you to my new favorite tool, Missinglettr. Time is short and there’s much to do. I feel like I bounce from project to project, never really having any time to complete anything. Prioritizing is key, both in life and business, and when I prioritize,

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How to Create Shoppable Images Using Linklay – Perfect for Affiliate Marketers

There are a lot of blogging tools and resources out there, some of which are more necessary than others. You can definitely blog without adding any extras, but some tools will make your life easier. Linklay is one tool that could be a game changer for affiliate marketers as it will allow you to quickly create shoppable images for your blog. Linklay is an easy-to-use tool that makes it simple to create shoppable images. Shoppable images contain hotlinks that your

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How to Use Tailwind to Increase Traffic to Your Blog

Is Tailwind on your list of things to tackle one day? With the amount of traffic that bloggers receive through Pinterest, learning how to use Tailwind should go to the very top of your to-do list. This short step-by-step Tailwind guide walks you through how to make the most of the program. Are you spending too much time on your Pinterest marketing and not getting enough traffic to your blog to show for it? Maybe you find pinning to so

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Why You Should Use an Affiliate Link Cloaker on Your Blog

Generally speaking, when you grab an affiliate link to use on your blog you’re going to get a long ugly piece of code like this: http://www.anrdoezrs.net/links/3398498/type/dlg/https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g56003-d99010-Reviews-JW_Marriott_Houston-Houston_Texas.html Yuck, right? I just wrote a blog post about the 5 Best U.S. Cities to Visit on a Budget and included a bunch of links to hotel reviews on TripAdvisor, including the link above, which goes to my favorite hotel in Houston. Now, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that link. My main concern is

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