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
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!
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?
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