As a blogger, one thing you'll need to get for your site and social media accounts is a headshot. When I first started blogging, I scoured my albums to find a "good" photo of me. They were hard to come by because I never like how I look in pictures. I found one that was ok, but not very polished looking. I remember chatting with a friend and she told me how she was getting more sponsored posts … [Read more...] about How to Use Your Professional Headshots
Who's ready for the best Black Friday Deals? Let's face it, as small business owners we all want to save where we can and minimize our expenses. So I put together the best Black Friday Deals for Bloggers, Influencers, and Entrepreneurs. Black Friday Deals for Bloggers Disclosure: this email contains affiliate links. First things first: don't forget to join the Click Start Club Facebook … [Read more...] about Black Friday Deals for Bloggers and Business Owners
According to Blogger.org, in 2016, there were 6.7 million people blogging on blogging sites and 12 million on social media. That’s a lot of blogs! With those figures in mind, it’s clear that if you want to have a successful blog, you have to stand out from the crowd. So here are some tips on how to make your blog stand out. Make Your Blog Stand Out 1. Don't Shout We were only half kidding … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Blog STAND OUT!
Digital marketing and social media are a lot of work at the best of times so it’s completely acceptable to automate some of your regular and repetitive tasks. It saves time doing something you would be doing anyway! A great tool to know is IFTTT (If This, Then, That). Here's how to use IFTTT for blogging. How to Use IFTTT for Blogging Of course, conversations and interactions with readers … [Read more...] about How to Use IFTTT for Blogging
This post contains affiliate links. Hiring a Virtual Assistant (VA) has been one of the best decisions I've made for my business. I struggled trying to "do it all". My health was suffering, my family was complaining that I was always working and I started to dread working on certain tasks. Blogging has become much more enjoyable since I outsourced several key tasks to virtual assistants. I can … [Read more...] about 20 Jobs to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant
Are you following the email marketing rules? Ignorance of the anti-spam laws won’t get you off the hook! Here's what you need to know BEFORE you send your email newsletter. Email Marketing Rules This post contains affiliate links. We’ve all received spam in our inboxes and depending on your activity online, you could end up with a lot of it! Everything from African princes requesting … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know BEFORE You Send Your Email Newsletter