Time to reveal! After hours spent researching, coming up with topics, creating free printables, and learning the best way to deliver the information, this webinar is finally ready to go live. So, what's the subject of my free webinar? Whether you'd like to make some passive income on the side or make a living blogging, I've conducted extensive research to figure out what works. In this free … [Read more...] about The FREE Blogging Webinar: Get Paid To Blog
Ah, the age old question: How do I get more followers? Well maybe not age old, but it does seem to be a question, particularly with bloggers and social media addicts. Bloglovin, in case you're unaware, is a way to read and follow along with blogs and many websites that update regularly. I was looking around and didn't see any guide for Bloglovin' so I thought I'd create my own. For my blog, … [Read more...] about A Complete Guide to Bloglovin (+ How To Get More Followers)
A few weeks ago I attended a free web course on Instagram. This popular class didn't tell me much that I didn't already know. After all, it was a teaser for a new class. And my job is in marketing. But one thing I took away from the class was her statement that "blogging is dead." She implied there is no point to keep updating your blog. Instead, she suggested focusing on Instagram. This … [Read more...] about Is Blogging Dead?
I get a small rush when people ask me my advice. It makes me feel like I do have some sense in this world and maybe my degree in communications and the hours I spent getting certified in Google Analytics and SEO are well worth it. I get questions pretty often, and usually I reply back via email and go on, but I thought it might be fun to bring the question and turn it into a blog post. Last week, … [Read more...] about Ask Helene: How Can I Collaborate With Bloggers
Publishing a guest post on another blog is a great way to bring more traffic and gain actual readers to your blog. It not only establishes your presence online, but creates valuable SEO for your blog. These tips will bring you hits, obviously, but interested readers that want to follow your blog. - Write a post with the blogger's audience in mind. Bloggers don't often think about writing posts … [Read more...] about How to Write A Killer Guest Post
A few months ago, a magazine in Dallas asked me for an interview. I was thrilled! This was a great opportunity and I was excited to take part. I answered the questions on time, included high quality images, and found interesting ways to include Dallas in my content. Then I never heard back. Weeks went by and I followed up, asking when I would be featured. They apologized for not getting back and … [Read more...] about The Wrong and Right Way to Handle Bloggers