CategoryBlogging for Beginners

How to Start a Profitable Blog for Beginners

If you’re ready to start a blog from scratch and not just any blog, a profitable blog that will actually let you leave your day job, then you’ve come to the right place.  I started blogging about four years ago because frankly, I just love to write. I’ve been writing since I was a kid sitting in the window seat of my parent’s house. Of course, back then I was writing about the cute boy I sat next to in math […]

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10 Blogging Do’s and Don’ts

Blogging is a topic that seems to come up a lot with bloggers as well as online business owners but is there a right way to blog? Are there certain things you should and shouldn’t be doing that could make or break your blog?  Like most things online, there are no hard and fast rules and there is no one size fits all advice. But there are a few do’s and don’ts of blogging you should keep in mind the […]

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7 Things to do in your First Month of Blogging

First, I want to congratulate you on deciding to start a blog! This is a huge step but a seriously fun one! But look, I’m going to level with you, blogging isn’t all sunshine and roses all the time. It’s tough work and at times takes quite a bit of perseverance. And I understand that there is a lot to learn when you begin blogging and it can be quite overwhelming. Trust me, I’ve started five different blogs, most didn’t […]

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Five Actionable Strategies to Grow your Pinterest Reach Today

Are you sick of not being heard on social media? Are you ready to get serious about driving organic traffic to your blog? The answer? Pinterest. It’s no big secret that Pinterest is king when it comes to blog traffic and organic reach but here’s a secret for you, Pinterest isn’t magic. That’s right! While Pinterest will drive traffic on its own here and there if you really want to ramp up your game you need a SOLID strategy. After […]

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How to Set up a Successful Blog

As you know, I love writing and I’ve been writing since I was kid. Heck, I can still remember my first journal, it had a light purple cover with a butterfly on the front and a dark purple spine. The cover was kind of a fuzzy maertial. It even had a black string around it to hold it shut. I wrote and wrote and wrote for years. I even wrote a sequel to Harry Potter, staring me as Harry’s main […]

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How to Start a WordPress Blog with SiteGround

I started blogging about four years ago because frankly, I just love to write. I’ve been writing since I was a kid sitting in my bedroom window seat at my parent’s house. Of course, back then I was writing about the cute boy I sat next to in math class or scripting a sequel to Harry Potter where I was his love interest and we lived happily ever after. Anyway. I just knew blogging was for me. So, I started […]

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How to use Tailwind to Grow your Blog

Are you ready to grow your blog with Tailwind? A little over a year ago I started exploring how to use Pinterest to market my blog. At the time I had zero traffic, zero direction and zero idea of how this all worked. Needless to say, I became kind of slightly obsessed with Pinterest and how to utilize it for my business! And eventually, I found something that worked and it worked really well! It’s no secret that I absolutely love […]

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6 Reasons Why No One is Reading your Blog (And How to Fix It)

The biggest bummer in blogging is when you spend hours writing incredible blog posts, click publish and no one reads them! Week after week you write and yet, there’s still no traffic! Not only is it a bummer but it’s a huge hit to your self-esteem. But don’t worry, there is a solution! Last week I wrote a blog post about how to drive traffic to your new blog which you can read here: Seven Things You Must Do To […]

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7 Things you should do to every blog post after you hit Publish

You wrote this incredible blog post, full of valuable information that you know your audience will absolutely love. You sit back, pat yourself on the back and hit publish. That’s it right? Now it just falls into the wonderful world of the internet and your audience will see it, engage with it and share it without you having to lift a finger! ERRT *that’s you coming to a screeching halt*, Nope, doesn’t work like that. That is unfortunately not the […]

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What is Evergreen Content and why do you need it?

  Are you using evergreen content in your blogging strategy? Evergreen content is content that technically has no expiration date. It doesn’t rely on a specific time of year to be relevant and it’s information that will be relevant over a long period of time. So basically, evergreen content is content that lives on forever…forever…forever *cue “squints” from the Sandlot.* Evergreen content can pretty much be anything from a “how to”, a “checklist”, a resource guide. Anything that lasts longer than […]

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