Hey, friend! I see you over there totally overwhelmed with All.The.Things on your to-do list in your blogging life. From updating your social media graphics to responding to emails, brainstorming blog posts ideas and, oh yeah, actually blogging there’s so much to do. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve also sat down at the computer and just felt totally overwhelmed. Not to … [Read more...] about 18 ways to simplify blogging
Pinterest is a powerhouse, friends. Last week, we talked about how to start your Pinterest business account (and why). So this week, I thought I’d share some of the best Pinterest tools for your business. Right now, my personal Pinterest account is seeing upwards of 2 million monthly viewers! And for both of my websites, Pinterest is the #1 referrer of traffic. I love Pinterest and … [Read more...] about The 5 Pinterest Tools You Absolutely Need
You want a beautiful website but aren’t a graphic designer. The good thing is, there are now sooooo many feminine wordpress themes that are gorgeous and totally affordable! In fact, I’m a firm believer you can start a blog with minimal investment. (Just getting started? Learn how to start a blog for $1/month.) Many feminine Wordpress themes are beautiful and under $100. And even if the … [Read more...] about The Best Feminine WordPress Themes: Beautiful, Girly and Strategic!
When you’re a blogger or creative entrepreneur it can be sooooo exciting and tempting to do #allthethings. Including blogging about everything under the sun! I get it. It’s a creative outlet. It’s fun. But your blog should also serve a purpose to either bring in more clients for your small business or grow your personal brand. In fact, if you aren’t blogging intentionally and strategically … [Read more...] about How to Define Your Blog Niche + a Free Worksheet!
If you're feeling the need to get crazy-organized in the spirit of the New Year, I've got a roundup for you this week on some posts that may help you in your blog organizing efforts! From finances and sponsorships to keeping track of all of your posts, categories, tags and more, there are a million and one things involved when it comes to blog organizing. Hopefully this resource list helps … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Blog Organizing Toolkit
The holidays are right around the corner!! Is your blog and business ready? Don't make these holiday blogging mistakes as this is a great time of year to create excitement with your audience and, of course, make more sales, too! Here are 7 holiday blogging mistakes you may be making, and how to fix them. Holiday Blogging Mistake #1: Not Planning Your Content Early Enough First comes planning, … [Read more...] about 7 Holiday Blogging Mistakes You May Be Making