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Holiday Email Marketing: A Sample Schedule for your Online Shop

One of the reasons it is so important to constantly be building your email list, is because email lists convert better than any other platform for making sales. A social media post may barely get seen by your followers, but an email is way more likely to be opened and engaged with by your audience. …

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How to Increase Blog #Traffic and #Pageviews | Click through for a list of submission websites you can use to submit your blog posts for features.

8 Easy Ways To Increase Your Blog Traffic and Pageviews

Page views and traffic can be a major obsession for bloggers. Before we dive into strategies on how to increase blog traffic, let’s just set the record straight: Page views should NOT be the be-all-and-end-off of your success as a blogger. You actually DON’T need huge numbers to make an income blogging (I talked about that here), and …

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How to Start an #Etsy Shop | Get the step-by-step guide on how to launch an online shop on Etsy. Including free guide and 40 free listings!

How to Start an Etsy Shop: The Ultimate 2017 Guide

I have been a creative, crafty person ever since I was little. Doing arts and crafts was my jam, and I used to churn out rainbow drawings like it was my JOB. I was in my 20’s, working at a non-profit from 9-5, when I heard about Etsy for the first time. An online marketplace …

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Want one simple, easy tip to increase your #blog traffic? Click through to get this juicy secret strategy that will help drive traffic from Pinterest and google search. A must for any blogger!

The Easiest Way to Increase Blog Traffic Fast

Do you want one quick tip that could majorly increase blog traffic fast? Something so simple you might have wondered why you didn’t think of it before? Here it comes … Create round-up posts of your own content. I’m not talking about round up posts where you are using other people’s content (ie. “The 10 …

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#Convertkit Review | Wondering what email service provider you should use for your blog newsletter? I have used Mailchimp and others, but ultimately landed on Convertkit. I'm laying out the benefits and features - like email funnels, opt-ins, landing pages, automations, tagging, and more.

My Honest ConvertKit Review

Email lists are a really important part of running a successful blogging business. I truly believe that you need to stop worrying too much about social media and instead focus on building your email list: It’s going to stay with you no matter what algorithm changes happen, or what social media fads come and go. That group …

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How to make money on #pinterest with #affiliate marketing | Blogger, entrepreneur or small business owner - you should be using affiliate links on Pinterest. It's a great way to make money.. passive income! Click through for the step by step tutorial with screenshots on how to embed and add your affiliate links to pinterest.

How To Use Affiliate Links on Pinterest To Make Money

Affiliate marketing is one of those avenues of blog monetization that you want to hit from all angles. Often it just brings in little drops of income, but each of those drops will fill a bucket and can turn into a lucrative income stream. So outside of blog posts, you need to make sure you …

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Want to start an online #shop to help grow your #blog income? Get the info on creating a line of physical products to sell on Etsy, Amazon, eBay, Shopify, etc using dropshipping manufacturing. Plus a list of manufacturers to get you started!

How to Create Your Own Product Line with Dropshipping Manufacturers

Have you wondered how to create your own product line without going the handmade route? If you have been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know I am a big promoter of diversifying your income streams as a blogger. There are the traditional ways of monetizing – display ads, affiliate marketing, and sponsored work – …

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Seasonal #Blog Post Ideas for Every Month of the Year - perfect for home, DIY and lifestyle bloggers. No more writer's block when you use this as your guide to blog content creation!

How To Create a Year’s Worth of Blog Post Ideas in 1 Hour

Do you ever struggle with coming up with blog post ideas and planning out your content? Hit writer’s block from time to time, or just feel plain un-motivated? Working from some overall theme guidelines might just be what you need to stay on track and come up with a ton of blog posts. I plan content …

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#Free #Stock Photos | The best websites to find royalty free stock photos and images that you can use for any personal or commercial project. Perfect for bloggers who need images for their blogs and social media! Click through for the full list.

The 10 Best Sites For Free Stock Photos

One of the things that I notice a lot when new bloggers hit the scene, is that they don’t realize that photos out on the internet cannot be used on their blogs. Even if you link back to the original source, it constitutes a copyright violation to have any photo on your blog that isn’t yours …

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Start an online shop on your #blog! Here are 8 Bloggers who sell Products through their Blog. A great way to make money blogging!

Start Your Online Shop: 8 Bloggers Who Sell Physical Products

One of the things I’m always talking about when it comes to monetizing your blog, is to make sure that you diversify your income streams. In the ever-changing landscape of blogging, you do not want to put all of your eggs in one basket. Why? If you rely solely on ad revenue, then if your page …

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