How to Save 20+ Hours Every Week as a Blogger

With how much there is to do as a blogger, it can easily be a full-time job or more. You can spend 60 hours every week bouncing from social media management to graphic design to comment moderation and still barely find time to write content in the first place! There’s no doubt that all of us could stand to shave a few hours off the ever-growing to-do list every week. Thankfully, there are dozens of tools designed to help bloggers do just that. Here are my favorite ways to save twenty or more hours every week. Boardbooster – Save 7 […]

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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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10 Secrets to Writing Sexy Blog Headlines

When you’re writing a killer blog post, it’s easy to make the headline an afterthought. After all, the most important part is the post itself, isn’t it? The fact is that 80% of people never make it past the headline. There would simply be no point in writing a time-consuming article if no one reads it. The solution? Learn to write bolder, sexier headlines that hook readers from the start. But with 2 million blog posts being published every day, there is obviously a lot of competition. How can you rise above the noise and really resonate with your readers? […]

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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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10 Side Hustles You Can Start for $100 or Less

Whether it’s the rising cost of living or the dread of an unfulfilling job, many people these days are looking to side hustles to build a better life. And while these side gigs are usually hobby-based or simple, many people find such success with their side hustles that they are able to say goodbye to their hum-drum day job for good! Sound far-fetched? From self-published authors who make $5k every month to bloggers who rake in $1.5 million a year, side hustling is clearly something that, with work, can become highly profitable. Ready to sink your teeth into a side […]

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Office Must-Haves Every Blogger Needs

This post contains affiliate links. To learn more, click here. As a blogger, your office is a precious space where you’ve spent countless hours building your business and your passion. Why not brighten it up and reward yourself with some new gear? This Gorgeous Dot-Grid Journal If you’re a dot-grid journal addict like me, then this will satisfy your craving. Perfect for simple note-taking, editorial calendars, doodles, or anything you might fancy it for. The Full Shebang There’s something so relaxing about having matching gear. From stapler to tape dispenser to scissors, you’ll be in rose gold ecstasy. Keep It […]

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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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#TreatYoself, Blogger: My Friday Favourites to Reward Yourself

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, check here. Let’s be honest. Blogging is hard work. Whether it’s social media marketing, writing and editing posts, or launching a new product, there’s never a shortage of work to do. And for most of us, all of that is on top of an already long work day or a day spent wrangling the kids. And what’s worse is that most people think it’s merely a fluffy hobby! I think it’s about time we treated ourselves to a little something. Here are my top favs this week to […]

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How to Make Money Blogging with Affiliate Marketing

This post may contain affiliate links. To learn more, read the affiliate disclosure here. When I first got started online, I was blown away to see that people were making money on their blogs through affiliate marketing. Even stranger, these people weren’t “special” – they had no special degrees or training, didn’t need years of experience, and didn’t even need to make their own product. I was fascinated. How was it that some people were able to make a full-time living just by recommending their favorite things? So I researched it – from other bloggers’ income reports to a hefty […]

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