blogging


When I hit publish on my very first post over a year ago, I had no idea what I was doing. I didn’t know that a blogging resources list was a must-have. I didn’t realize how much there was to blogging especially if you’d like to monetize at some point. There’s content to keep track...

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Wow, you guys. Pinterest has been busy lately! They’ve been rolling out changes left and right. If you’re a blogger, you’ve probably been feeling like you’re on a rollercoaster of traffics dips and highs. And you might be more than a little confused about what you’re supposed to be doing. In this post, I’ll dish...

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Finally, I’m getting around to talking about Trello! I know I’ve mentioned Trello a couple of times and it’s one of the blogging resources I can’t live without. I promised a post on how I use it and ta-da! Here it is! We all know that in blogging, content is king. And if content is...

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There have been a lot of times when I wished I had a step by step and day by day plan for how to make this blog successful. I’m doing this part-time because I still have a day job that pays the bills around here. When I do make time to work on the blog,...

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Are you one of those people who are interested in the idea of being a blogger? Or maybe just a part-time blogger? Maybe you’ve even had a daydream or two about being able to work from home for yourself. I’ve had that dream. In mine, I’m usually eating a donut that doesn’t have any calories...

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Can you believe it’s already December? I sure can’t. It seems like this year has flown by. The start of the holiday season is always crazy around here because of all the decorating and shopping and cooking and planning that go on. If I had to add planning blog content to that list, I’d probably...

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In the last few months, I’ve seen the┬ánumber of tasks I have skyrocket. My full-time job is busier, I’m spending more time on the blog and I┬áhave less time for everything else. I was getting desperate for a way to keep everything straight and then I found Todoist. Alex swears I’m the only person who...

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In my post about setting up a new blog, I briefly discussed choosing hosting for your site. If you’ve decided to go with a self-hosted blog, then the next step in your blogging journey is to pick a web hosting service. I’m currently using SiteGround. A quick search of Google will return a lot of...

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