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The Complete Calendar of Social Media Holidays for 2019

The Complete Calendar of Social Media Holidays for 2019

The Complete Calendar of Social Media Holidays for 2019:46 Holidays Perfect for Small Business Owners to Celebrate on Social Media Do you manage the social media channels for your business or the company you work for? If so, you know how difficult it can be to find...

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Quit Her 9-to-5 Job and Built a 7-Figure Brand

Quit Her 9-to-5 Job and Built a 7-Figure Brand

Freedom Friday Interview with Brittany Darrington - September 28, 2018 This Freedom Friday interview is with Brittany Darrington, owner of The Corporate Misfit Club, Corporate Misfits Apparel, The BD Team, and Ella Rose Creatives. Brittany Darrington is a serial...

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From Failed Business to $60,000 a Month

From Failed Business to $60,000 a Month

Freedom Friday Interview with Vandita Joshi - September 21, 2018 This Freedom Friday interview is with Vandita Joshi, a mother of two and a serial entrepreneur. Ten years ago, Vandita finished grad school and joined a typical corporate life in NYC. Thereafter, she...

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How to Create Pinterest Images That Get Results

How to Create Pinterest Images That Get Results

In this post, I am going to teach you how to create stunning Pinterest images that generate clicks and repins on Pinterest and possibly even go viral! Do you know what it takes to get traffic from Pinterest?   First, you need to add images to Pinterest that link...

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Podcast: Grow Your Traffic With Pinterest

Podcast: Grow Your Traffic With Pinterest

 Earlier this month, I had the pleasure to spend some time with Ken Baker, host of the Go Build Your Business Podcast. Ken interviews entrepreneurs to learn how they're building their businesses. I was lucky enough to be the featured entrepreneur on Episode 42...

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7 Essential Tools and Resources to Start a WordPress Blog

7 Essential Tools and Resources to Start a WordPress Blog

There’s more than one way to start a WordPress blog. Frankly, this can be a good thing or a bad thing. If you’re just starting out, it can be extremely overwhelming to figure out which tools, resources, and software you need to build your blog. To help you overcome...

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4 Lessons Learned From a Year of Blogging

4 Lessons Learned From a Year of Blogging

The first month of 2018 has come to a close. It’s hard to believe that just one year ago I was writing my very first website traffic report, Tips and tools that generated 5,344 page views my first month blogging. A lot has happened since that first website...

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10 Ways to Make Money Blogging

10 Ways to Make Money Blogging

10 Proven Ways to Make Money Blogging-Pin Blogging is generally regarded as a pastime or hobby, but there’s plenty of ways to make money blogging. There are thousands of real people making money from their blog. A lucky few are even making millions! Ever heard of...

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100+ Blogging Tools to Help You Blog Like a Boss

100+ Blogging Tools to Help You Blog Like a Boss

If you’re just beginning a blog or looking to scale your current one, blogging tools are essential to your productivity. Fortunately, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of blogging tools and websites for successful blogging. This list covers resources for all levels of...

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12 Crucial Blogging Tips for Beginners

12 Crucial Blogging Tips for Beginners

Blogging has been around for a while, and plenty of people have managed to turn entertainment and lifestyle blogs into professional blogs through a mix of trial-and-error and luck. While there’s no perfect way to run a successful blog, here are a few blogging tips for...

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How to Start a Blog on WordPress in 2020

How to Start a Blog on WordPress in 2020

It comes as no surprise that blogging is a popular way to earn a passive, residual income, but did you know that it can also boost traffic for your business and create lucrative professional opportunities, too? Many people want to learn how to start a blog, but it can...

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How to Create an Email Course in 5 Simple Steps

How to Create an Email Course in 5 Simple Steps

Email courses are all the rage right now and for good reason. Free email courses are a great way to build the "know, like and trust" factor with your audience. So, naturally, I jumped on the course bandwagon and finally completed my free Pinterest for Business...

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Why Pinterest Isn’t Working For You and How To Fix It

Why Pinterest Isn’t Working For You and How To Fix It

Are you struggling to get the insane web traffic from Pinterest you hear everyone boast about? Are you confused about why you aren’t getting accepted to join group boards? If you said yes to either question, you’re in luck. I’m going to share a little secret with you...

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3 Actions That Transformed My Business

3 Actions That Transformed My Business

In my last Blog Traffic Report, I shared that I was a “hot freaking mess” in February. (Don’t remember that? Check out last month’s post and learn the 5 Mistakes I Made on my Blog This Month. The beauty of finding yourself at an extreme low is that you have nowhere to...

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4 Mistakes You’re Making on Pinterest

4 Mistakes You’re Making on Pinterest

Welcome back to the Pinterest Boot Camp series! In this 5-part series, you will learn how to turn Pinterest into a traffic generating machine for your business. If you missed the first post in this series you can check it out here: Is Pinterest Right for Your...

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5 Mistakes I Made on My Blog This Month

5 Mistakes I Made on My Blog This Month

5 Mistakes I made on my blog this month February Blog Traffic Report This traffic report is extremely difficult for me to write. I don’t know how else to describe February other than, Hot Freaking Mess! Seriously, from beginning to end, it was a total mess. Instead of...

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6 Best Websites to Quickly Find Free Images for Your Blog

6 Best Websites to Quickly Find Free Images for Your Blog

This is not another exhaustive post documenting all the places on the internet to find free stock photos. I don’t know about you, but I’m a full-time working Mom trying to grow a business. I don’t have time to check out 100 different websites just to find one good...

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January 2017 Blog Traffic Report

January 2017 Blog Traffic Report

My first full month as a blogger is officially in the books! Let me tell you, since going live on December 18, 2016, it has been a whirlwind! Things are moving so fast I have decided to document my results each month and share it with my readers. I will share the...

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37 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

37 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Being an entrepreneur requires mental fortitude. Whether you’re a newbie blogger, small business owner, or seasoned entrepreneur, you’re going to have bad days. You’re going to experience doubt, worry, and fear. And that’s OK. It’s perfectly normal. In fact, it’s...

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How To Go From 0 – 500 Email Subscribers in 30 Days!

How To Go From 0 – 500 Email Subscribers in 30 Days!

When I launched my blog my list grew faster than I ever imagined possible! In this post, I outline the five email list building methods I used to grow my list from 0 - 500 email subscribers my first 30 days as a blogger. (Update: Since writing this post, I have...

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