Now that we have entered the holiday season, our inboxes and feeds are full of holiday sales as well as Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. In addition to saving money on your holiday gift shopping, you can take advantage of these sales to help propel your business forward. How to Use Holiday Sales to Build Your Business and Save Money You will hear a lot of chatter online from influencers … [Read more...] about How to Take Advantage of Holiday Sales to Build Your Business
Exclusivity clauses seem to be one of the new trends that is gaining steam in 2016. Several of the blogger networks are including them in their campaign agreements and they vary from lasting for 30 days to several months. Several that have come across my desk were not mentioned until the negotiating was done and it was time to sign on the dotted line. Suddenly an exclusivity clause appeared in the … [Read more...] about Exclusivity Clauses – Should You Sign Them?
Working online, it’s easy to have your name, picture, and possibly even location plastered all around the Internet. It can be a problem, however, if you want to keep your identity safe. This issue becomes even more important if you are a mom blogger who talks about your kids. Here are a few basic steps to take to help protect your identity and still enjoy blogging. Don’t post your exact … [Read more...] about How to Keep your Identity Safe as a Blogger
You've already figured out how to start your own blog, but now you need to know what to blog about, right? When I do searches like the ones I'm going to tell you about, these just serve as inspiration for new blog post ideas. Never take someone else's idea and copy it. Always link back even when you just get an idea from another blogger (or even a news article). Linking back gives you good … [Read more...] about How to Come Up with Blog Post Ideas
You've scoured the net for blog tips, and you've been spending lots of time improving your blog, but the money still isn't rolling in. Why not? There are many factors to consider, but I'm hoping these tips will help you get on the right track to making money with your blog this year! 1. Vlog. Step outside of your comfort zone and start vlogging. Even if it's just once a week, even if it's just … [Read more...] about How to Take Your Blog to the Next Level
SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. Search engine optimization basically means making your content easily found and understood by search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo. Making sure your content can be found by search engines means more visitors to your site, which is kind of the whole point of writing it, right? Here are 5 tips to help you have the best SEO possible on your … [Read more...] about 5 Essential SEO Tips for Your Blog