"My wife owns her own business... she's a blogger." This is how Michael most often introduces me. Every time I hear it, I think "WOW!" and also "WHAT?!" It's weird and fascinating to most. And it's the same for me. I am really really proud to be a blogger. My Mom stayed with us for the past three weeks traveling to 4 different countries. We were in the car discussing our life goals. She said to … [Read more...] about How I Make Enough Money Blogging To Travel
We all want to succeed online. Yes, we might all define success differently; not everyone out there is trying to make their blog a full time income, or gain millions of followers (although let's face it, that'd be great!). But we all do want more traffic and acknowledgement for our work. It's natural. So, how can you set up your blog for success, no matter what stage blogger you … [Read more...] about How To Set Up Your Blog For Success (No Matter What Stage You’re In!)
Ever get stuck with what to post to Instagram? we've all been there. We know that the best way to create an engaged Instagram is to post regularly. But who has time to always think of what to post? These 15 photo ideas for Instagram will totally have you covered! I decided to take this a step further from my previous Instagram photo ideas post and give you a hashtag to go with … [Read more...] about 15 Photo Ideas For Instagram
Whether you're a beginning blogger or an old pro, there are some tips that can really help your blog succeed. You want to hit the ground running so you can focus on what's important: writing and sharing your life. I've compiled 14 tips that I think are ridiculously useful that all bloggers should know. 1. Get friendly with RSS. RSS stands for … [Read more...] about 14 Ridiculously Useful Tips Every Blogger Should Know
Almost every day I get emails from bloggers asking if I think their blog is ready. Most of the time they are wondering if they can create a product or sell something from their blog. And I always say WOAHHH wait a minute. - Are you getting consistent pageviews? - Have you started an email list? - Are your social media channels up to snuff? - Is your blog/business branded? - And most … [Read more...] about How and Why To Create Foundational Content (Grow Your Blog Series)
Once you get into your blogging groove it's always nice to work with other bloggers and businesses. This helps expand your reach, learn from one another, and gain a new perspective. A fellow blogger recently asked: "How can I reach out to other businesses and bloggers?" I'll try to answer this today. With one of my all time favorite blog collaborators-turned-best-friend, Sarah! When you … [Read more...] about How Bloggers Can Reach out to Businesses and Bloggers + FREE Media Kit Template!