We’ve been talking a lot about the importance of an editorial calendar around here. After all, it’s the one thing that will keep you writing consistently and make sure you’re blogging strategically—not just for the sake of blogging! But there are definitely a few do’s and don’ts when it comes to creating an editorial calendar that actually works. And in today’s post, I’m showing you what these … [Read more...] about 4 Mistakes You’re Making when Creating Your Editorial Calendar
Something I hear over and over again from my clients is that they want to write or blog more but actually doing it is a hurdle. I get it. I’ve had a book on the mind for years..but it still hasn’t come to fruition yet! Womp womp. One of the easiest ways to tackle this problem head-on is to create a writing routine and stick to it. It’s the No. 1 thing you can do to improve your … [Read more...] about 7 Easy Ways to Create a Writing Routine and Stick to It
This week has been somewhat of a doozy. Between website issues, meetings, appointments and unexpected events, it hasn’t been the most productive one. It happens to all of us. We sit down with our plan, our goals and our agenda and life gets in the way and we get derailed. All the planning in the world won’t stop these thing from happening—that’s life!—but there are plenty of … [Read more...] about 5 Things Killing Your Productivity + a Free Money Making Tasks Cheat Sheet
Everyone has a place to be, and they want to get there fast. And there is A LOT of blogging advice out there promising the secret formula to grow overnight and how you can make more than 6 figures in under 6 months. I’m not here to do that. Usually, that stuff is totally bogus. Slow and steady is the name of the game when it comes to blogging as it can take a while to find your audience and … [Read more...] about How I Quadrupled My Email List Without Blogging
People get very, very wrapped up about their blog About page. In fact, I can't tell you how many clients I've worked with that have so much anxiety about this one page on their website that they end up publishing their site without that page at all! You shouldn’t do this. Your blog About page is typically THE most-clicked on page on most people’s website. So while it’s right to be … [Read more...] about 7 Things Your About Page Needs: Are You Missing Any of These?
Writing shouldn't feel daunting, plain and simple. If it does, chances are you're overthinking your writing! I've done this myself a plenty and I've been writing since I was 6-years-old. And every time I see myself falling into these patterns, I have to remind myself that I'm just overcomplicating it! If this sounds like you or something you've done in the past, you're likely overthinking … [Read more...] about 3 Ways You’re Overthinking Your Writing (And How to Fix It!)