Best Of, blogging basics, Money Making Ideas

2 ebooks to help monetize your blog (even if it’s little!)

Ever wish you could figure out how to make money from your blog even though you are brand spankin new, just starting out or your readership is just not growing as fast as you would like? To be honest, I’ve been blogging actively for over nine years and I STILL wish I could gain more… Read More 2 ebooks to help monetize your blog (even if it’s little!)

blogging basics, WAHM

Today is the Day you will Start your Blog- A WordPress Blog Setup Tutorial

**some of these links are affiliate links So you just bought a domain name from BlueHost (or any of the other domain places). Congrats! You just took the first, and very important, step in getting your “homebase” set up for your business. But now you might be starting at your computer thinking, “What the heck… Read More Today is the Day you will Start your Blog- A WordPress Blog Setup Tutorial

blogging basics, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Why NOT using images in your blog posts is a no-no

  People like looking at pretty things. It’s no secret. We love to look at images of food, babies, DIY, crafts and motivational stuff, all while murmuring, oohhh and ahhhh. But images on social media are more than just eye candy. They are an eye-catching tool that captures the reader’s attention and pulls them IN.… Read More Why NOT using images in your blog posts is a no-no

blogging basics, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Social Etiquette- Tips and Thoughts for Being Polite Online

I am always on the hunt for really good information online. I particularly love any article on blogging that includes tips on how to attract readers, how create cool content and all the bells-and-whistles that can help my blog be the best it can be. I also enjoy really good articles on what NOT to do… Read More Social Etiquette- Tips and Thoughts for Being Polite Online

blogging basics

I Love my Blog {And My *WHY* when it comes to Blogging}

“You’re still doing that blog thing?” an acquaintance recently asked me,her eyebrows shooting up to her hairline in genuine surprise. Yes, I am still doing that “blog thing.” There was a time, when I first started blogging, that I was always having to explain “what” a blogger was. Now, (nearly a decade in) I think… Read More I Love my Blog {And My *WHY* when it comes to Blogging}

blogging basics, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs (and a tool that will knock their socks off)

I know you are hustling & bustling around trying to get everything ready for the upcoming fresh, shining New Year so I will make this short and sweet. Well, kinda short….but definitely sweet. As an entrepreneur and work from home pro, I am always looking for the work-around. You, know the things/tools/secret sauce/ninja secrets that… Read More New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs (and a tool that will knock their socks off)

Life Lessons, Virtual Assistant

What Kenny Rogers and The Gambler Taught me About Time Suckers

Not too long ago, I was enjoying an amazing power lunch/brainstorming session with a fellow solopreneur when our conversation turned to past clients. Specifically those clients who suck us dry mentally and drain us of our precious time and energy. We’ve all been there. We’ve all had the client that we were excited to land… Read More What Kenny Rogers and The Gambler Taught me About Time Suckers

blogging basics

Writing Better Blogs: Don’t Forget the Blog Disclosure

An often overlooked part of blogging is the ever-important blog disclosure. The following is a description of Blog Disclosure and Why Your Blog Should Have One. Have you ever noticed a blog post that ended with the sentence “Blankety-Blank Blog was compensated for this review?” It’s called Blog Disclosure and it came to be via… Read More Writing Better Blogs: Don’t Forget the Blog Disclosure