Articles by Gina Badalaty

How Moms Can Earn Money Selling Products on Their Blogs

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Parenting blogs can be big business but only if you have a reliable source of income. The best source of monetization for any blog owner is to have a product to sell. While other forms are fine, let’s…

How To Ask For Blog Sponsorship When You’re Afraid

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 02, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
One of the scariest things for new bloggers to do is ask for pay for their work. While sponsorships can be a vital source of income for a successful blogger, too many of us are terrified to ask for en…

44 Ways to Become an Authority in Your Niche

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 07, 2018
  • By Gina Badalaty
Want to become an authority in your blog’s niche? Becoming an authority not only establishes your reputation and expertise, but it is a surefire way to earn a living and monetize your blog. How?…

5 Blogger Tips for Surviving an Economic Recession

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 02, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Right now, bloggers are talking about how the face of content is changing and how that will affect their blogs and blog income. New technologies may encourage brands to stop working with bloggers and …

How to Improve Facebook Engagement in 2016

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Facebook is an excellent, cost efficient marketing tool for publishers and bloggers, but it’s also a hotbed of rumor, hearsay and controversy over what you allegedly can or cannot do. There are …

8 Blogger Resources To Build Your Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 16, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
In the fast-changing world of influencer marketing, it’s imperative for bloggers to stay current with today’s trends. One of the best ways to keep informed is to follow and engage with the…

6 Ways to Fail at Guest Blogging – and How to Fix Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 02, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Guest blogging can hurt your blog. That’s one of the many reasons I gave it up – until this month. I was approached by a website that regularly gets half a million page views and promotes a caus…

7 Lessons From Failed Blogs and Businesses

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 02, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Every day, you can find articles about blogs and businesses that have failed due to poor judgment. Social media can expose mistakes that some cannot bounce back from. Influencers can learn a lot from …

Make Your Blog More Profitable by Hiring Help

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
Are you overwhelmed by the requirements of keeping up your blog? Feel like you’re missing out on opportunities, since you spend all your time keeping up with marketing? Choosing how much time to…

How to Make $10,000 a Year as Part Time Mom Blogger

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
As a busy mom raising 2 kids with special needs, I don’t have a lot of free time on my hands to make the extra income that my family needs. However, my blog has allowed me to earn income around the ho…

Expert Interview: Angela England on Making Money Doing What You Love

  • Interviews
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Angela England is founder of Untrained Housewife and Blissfully Domestic. She has a successful writing career and has sold numerous ebooks based on her passions. You can find her at angengland.com and…

8 Mindsets that are Killing Your Blog – and How to Beat Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
We’ve all been there: your blog is not where you want it to be. You can’t seem to improve your content or traffic, but that may not be the fault of your writing or marketing. Have you struggled with y…

Email Marketing for New Bloggers

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
One of the most common questions I hear from new bloggers is, “How do I start email marketing?” Creating a newsletter for your blog is easy and can be a great way to drive traffic and income. In fact,…

7 Benefits of Blogging and How to Achieve Them in 2016

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
In April, 2015, Heather Armstrong, AKA the blogger “Dooce,” one of the early leaders in blogging, announced she wasn’t going to blog anymore. The post sparked much debate about the future …

Choosing and Using Critical Video Tools to Build Your Blog Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
If you’re ready to move past more conventional methods of blog marketing like Facebook and SEO, one of the fastest and easiest ways to build your brand and traffic right now is with streaming vi…

How to Manage a Group Giveaway Project

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Unlike the standard giveaway project, a group giveaway has benefits since the combined force of the bloggers can attract bigger sponsors and more traffic. Here is how to manage a group giveaway. Invit…