15 Canva Font Pairs for Viral Pins

It seems like Pinterest is the place to be for traffic these days (it was for me!). But there could be one simple thing that can make your pin a flop or a viral success. Your pin’s look! No matter how good the content is, if a pin doesn’t “pop”, it’s not going to get clicked on. And while there are a ton of free stock photo sites and just about as many design sites, it can all look “off” without the right font combinations. Your font choice can do just as much as your colors or images – and […]

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5 Tasks You Should Hire a Virtual Assistant for

Chances are that you got into self-employment for a myriad of attractive reasons. Work at any time of day or night, lounge in your pyjamas, and have an unlimited income potential – who could say no to that? But here’s the thing: when you’re a one-woman show, your potential can only go so high. You know that between writing posts, promoting them, balancing email, and building your strategy, there simply isn’t enough time to do it all. Sometimes you might even find yourself in a panic wondering if you made the right decision – you left the corporate world to […]

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How to Take Pinnable Flat-Lay Pics Like a Pro

It’s no secret that Pinterest is one of the greatest sources of traffic for many bloggers (especially if you have a Pinterest manager – wink, wink) . But with it being a visual-based social media platform, it’s critically important that your pins draw attention and get people to click. Best way to do that? With eye-catching, unique photography that you take yourself. Not a photographer? No problem! Today we’ll go over how to take stunning flat-lay pics that will skyrocket your blog’s social media game in no time. Pinterest Inside Secrets No matter what your photography skills look like, there […]

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10 Places to Find Gorgeous Free Stock Photos

As bloggers, we know all too well how important good graphics are in creating shareable content. However, if you’re not a natural-born photographer, it can often feel like you’re stuck with cheap, cheesy stock pics or top-dollar designer photos. Worry not, friends! Here I have 10 places to find incredible free stock photos for your blogging pleasure! 1. Unsplash My favorite place to search for free stock photos, Unsplash makes it incredibly easy to find the perfect, high-resolution image for your blog post. Content is added all the time, and it’s honestly the most top-notch free stock option I’ve seen […]

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How I Tripled My Pinterest Traffic in Two Weeks

If you’ve been blogging for any amount of time, chances are that you’ve heard the praises of Pinterest sung all around the blogosphere. From affiliate sales to networking to those all-important page views, Pinterest is a traffic gold mine for many bloggers. Some even credit it for up to 90% of their traffic! There’s just one problem: for the Pinterest newbie, it is one tough nut to crack. It took me months to wrap my noodle around before I finally struck gold. Here’s how I tripled my Pinterest impressions in just three weeks. This post contains affiliate links. For more […]

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15 Free WordPress Plugins That’ll Rock Your Blog Traffic

Starting a blog can be both extremely rewarding and extremely overwhelming. When you’re first starting out, you need all the help you can get to make your post shine in front of as many viewers as possible. Luckily, these 20 WordPress plugins are sure to give you the boost you need. All for the low price of free! Don’t have a blog yet but want to take the plunge? Click here to get started for just $3.95 a month with Bluehost. 1. Yoast SEO Yoast SEO is a lifesaver. If you find yourself just as confused by SEO as I […]

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9 Tools to Quickly and Easily Promote Your Blog with Social Media

This post contains affiliate links. To learn more, click here. With millions of blogs on the internet these days, it can be hard to get yours in front of readers’ eyes.  Thankfully, social media can put even an upstart blog on a potential reader’s radar. But there’s only one problem. Between liking, commenting, and finding new accounts to follow and interact with, social media takes time. Lots of it. And with everything else you have to do as a blogger, how are you supposed to avoid overwhelm? With automation! By automating certain functions, you can save dozens of hours every […]

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