Blogging Tips

52 Weeks of Idea Starters for Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 23, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
If you want site visitors to return to your blog frequently, you have to give them fresh material to read. They need to know they can trust you to give them good advice and to give it on a regular sch…

Your Complete Guide for Engaging Brands, Reps and Bloggers

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 23, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
Now that you’re blogging, it’s time to get professional about your networking. There are a multitude of opportunities to connect with like-minded bloggers, brands that fit your niche and products that…

How to Protect Your Brand and What to Do If Someone Steals it

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 23, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
TL;DR: Truly amazing ideas are rare and take time and effort to develop. Take the steps needed to protect your brand from theft. I want to start this article by sharing that this is a topic that is ve…

How to Magnetize Your Blog and Build Readership

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 17, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Whether you’re just getting started with blogging or your blog simply needs an overhaul, most bloggers will agree that the ultimate goal is to create a vibrant hub on the Internet that engages readers…

An Inside Look at Time Management for the Small Business Owner (What’s Stealing Your Time?)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 17, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Time management is tricky even for seasoned small business owners. There are so many distractions in our daily lives and so many little tasks that need to be completed. It can be difficult to get it a…
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Do You Make These 7 Mistakes When Blogging?

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 17, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
In our 21st century digital age, starting a blog is quick and easy. Anyone can do it. This is a good thing, because it creates the ability for anyone to easily get his voice out there. However, it als…

8 Things to Look for in a Blogging Mentor

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 17, 2017
  • By Ryan Biddulph
If you are a fan of movies from the 1980’s you probably watched the cult classic Wall Street. This flick chronicles the rise and fall of a young stockbroker in New York City during a period of m…

From Blogger to Managing Editor: Hiring Writers for Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
When your aim is to earn an income from your blog, time is money. Running a blog is like running a business: you’re in charge of everything, from high-level strategy, marketing and promotion, to the n…

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,…
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How to Start a Successful Mom Blog, Part 1: Getting Started

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
Post updated Feb 26th, 2016. This post is Part 1 of the Start A Mom-Blog series, you can read Part 2 Promotion and Monetization and Part 3 Networking in Your Niche here. Mom blogs are an amazing resou…

25 Blogging Tips for Newbies

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
If you’re new to blogging, then you’ve likely already figured out that there are a lot of elements to keep up with. Not only do you have to figure out the backend of running a website and …

23 Clever Ways to Monetize Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Michael Karp
TL;DR This post gives a run down of some of the better ideas you can implement today to begin monetizing your blog and making money on your website.   For me, the beauty of online business is tha…

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…

How To Create Effective Content Roundups And Boost Your Traffic

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
As you work on a roundup piece for your blog or newsletter, you may be thinking something along these lines: “This piece will generate more traffic and/or subscribers than my other posts or emai…

How to Dramatically Improve Your Blogging Productivity

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Ryan Biddulph
Nothing feels more frustrating than feeling like you achieved nothing at the end of your blogging day. Even worse? Staring at a screen filled with goose eggs when you scan your daily blogging profits.…

How to Self Publish Your Book #4: Designing and Formatting Your Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jun 29, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
Editor’s Note This article is part of our 5-series how to self-publish your book guide. Traditional vs. Self Publishing for Bloggers Setting Your Timeline and Budget 5 Ways to Sell Your Self-Pub…