Blogging Tips

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-Published…

How to Self Publish Your Book #3: 5 Ways to Sell Your Self-Published Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 15, 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-Published…

5 Big Reasons Bloggers Should Self-Publish a Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 01, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
There’s nothing quite like being able to say “I’m an author!” As amazing as that feeling is, there are plenty of other great reasons for you to write a book. While blogging itself can be lucrative, eb…

How to Self Publish Your Book #5: 11 Ways to Market Your Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 01, 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-Published…

Create a Roundup Page to Greet New Visitors

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Mar 03, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Some people call a roundup page a “sneeze” page. Basically, this is a page centered around a theme that repurposes old content and draws the reader to read more on a topic. Here at WHSR, w…

Blogging for Startup – Why Blogging Should be Part of your Growth Plan

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Mar 03, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
If you're just starting with a business, there are many reasons you need an online presence. The best place to start is with a blog. According to KISSmetrics, startup marketing requires different goal…
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9 Best Landing Pages and What You Can Learn from Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Feb 21, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
There is no single design that makes a landing page perfect, but there are some key ingredients that can help. We've talked about many of these items over the last several months here on WHSR, such as…

6 Key Blogging Lessons From Famous Business Pivots

  • Blog
  • Updated Feb 02, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
TL;DR: Learn how to make strategic changes to your business by studying the successful pivots of others. Find inspiration for new ideas and keep your focus narrow and on point. Whether you’re starting…

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 top influen…

How to Set Up an RSS Driven Automated Weekly Newsletter on MailChimp

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
According to the Software Advice Survey, about 40% of B2B marketers feel that the leads they gain via their in-house email marketing are higher quality than leads from other sources. Not only is it im…

Expert Interview: How to Build a Local Blog with Jennifer Auer

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Today, I'm sharing my interview with friend and fellow blogger, Jennifer Auer who runs Jersey Family Fun. Started in 2010, Jersey Family Fun now has over 100,000 monthly page views and more than 10,00…

Ways to Use $10 to Promote Your Blog and Gain Visitors

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
Whether you are using your blog to promote your business as a whole, or you want to monetize your blog at some point, it is vital that you invest time, energy, and advertising dollars into your blog. …