• My Honest ConvertKit Review

    #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.

    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! That group of people on your list are going to be your biggest fans and your most important customers. You…

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  • How To Use Affiliate Links on Pinterest To Make Money

    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.

    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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  • The 10 Best Sites For Free Stock Photos

    #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.

    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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  • 5 Strategies to Make More with Affiliate Marketing

    #Affiliate #marketing for bloggers. A great strategy for making money blogging! Here are 5 things you can do today to increase your affiliate earnings. Plus, where to get affiliate links, and a free tracking sheet!

    Affiliate marketing can be an amazing revenue stream for bloggers, but often it isn’t utilized it to it’s full potential. I wasn’t strategic when it came to affiliate marketing on my own blog, The Sweetest Digs, for such a long time, but when I finally started implementing some strategies and developed a system, things started to click. Conversions started…

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  • Blogging Legally: 6 Legal Issues You Need To Understand

    Blogging legally. It’s something not a lot of us talk about, but understand the legal aspects of blogging is so important to running a successful business!  Luckily I knew exactly who to turn to for that stuff – Jackie from Jade and Oak. Jackie is a lawyer in her day job and blogs on the side,…

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