Blogging Tips

6 Ways to Prepare Your Blog for the Holiday Season

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
For many bloggers, the holiday season can mean a great deal of offers, pitches and business. This is very good news for bloggers but how can they effectively take advantage of the holiday season to of…

4 Crucial Blogging Lessons from Syfy’s Killjoys

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By KeriLynn Engel
If you haven’t seen it, Syfy’s new show, Killjoys is about a trio of space-faring bounty hunters (called “Killjoys”) who work for a mysterious independent interplanetary organization. The first season…

6 Ways to Ruin Your Reputation at a Blogging Conference

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Every blogger who wants to go professional, work with brands and monetize their blog should attend blogging conferences and events that are relevant to their niche. These events can be vastly differen…

Blog Promotions You Can and Should Do in the Real World

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
The majority of marketing advice you’ll find online focuses on online promotions. I’m guilty of putting my focus there as well as a blogger. I mean, blogging is an online endeavor, so it m…

Top 9 “Must Do” Blogging Myths

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
There is a wealth of information available on how to become a better blogger, but are these ideas really effective? Are the “tried and true” tips always correct or do they sometimes have i…

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…

5 Relationship-Based Ways to Find Blogging Opportunities

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Luana Spinetti
If relationships are your only asset, then you are ready to go. I’m not kidding – you can really find opportunities to grow your blog traffic and reputation with the sole fact that you kno…

How to Run Your Blog Like One of the Sharks from Shark Tank

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
The sharks who make up the investors on the television series Shark Tank are brilliant business people who have earned millions, and in some cases billions of dollars in the business world. If youR…

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 …

How To Write An Outstanding Blog Post When The World Breaks Loose (In and Outside of You)

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  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Luana Spinetti
It’s tough to remember you have a blog to maintain when everything breaks around you – and you wind up broken, too. From depression to illness to a loss, when the world breaks loose inside…

A Step-by-Step Guide to Landing Your First Sponsored Post

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  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By KeriLynn Engel
Now that blogging has taken the web by storm, making money off your blog isn’t as easy as putting a few banner ads up. Readers hate intrusive advertising, which is why sponsored content is now a prefe…

The White Screen of Death: What to Do When Your WordPress Site Is Down

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By KeriLynn Engel
It’s every website owner’s worst nightmare – and it’s more common than you might think. You visit your website, but all the content you worked so hard on is missing. Instead, you’re confronted with ob…

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

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  • 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…

Writer’s Block? 8 Things You Can Blog About On Your Ecommerce Site

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  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Daren Low
Does your online shop have a blog? It could be just what you need to increase traffic, strengthen your brand identity, and drive sales. Setting up an online store is just the start. The next step is g…

Shallow Content and the Impact on Your Blog and Writing Career

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
If there is one thing that is true about the Internet, it is that it is forever changing. Sometimes those changes are good. For example, the first time I ever got on the Internet back in the 80s, I wa…

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…