Blog & Social Media Tips

Should you have a mailing list for your freelance business?

Should you have a mailing list for your freelance business?

Nowadays, EVERYONE talks about the importance of collecting email addresses and building your email list if you have your own business. But there are two things people don’t really discuss when it comes to having a mailing list: WHAT exactly you should include in your mailing list (which you can…
Blog Newsletter Welcome Email Template

Blog Newsletter Welcome Email Template

One of my dear blog friends contacted me a last week to inquire if she could use my blog newsletter welcome email as a template for her own, because she loved it so much. Of course I said yes---and since I see questions ALL THE TIME about what to send your email…
What Should You Include In Your Blog’s Newsletter?

What Should You Include In Your Blog’s Newsletter?

*Everyone* tells bloggers that they need to have a newsletter or some kind of email marketing* going on if they want to go pro with their blogs. It makes sense---after all, once you have someone's email address, you've been given access to connecting with them on a one-on-one basis (and…
10 Reasons Why Bloggers Should Offer Freelance Services

10 Reasons Why Bloggers Should Offer Freelance Services

A few weeks ago I guest-blogged over at Amy Howard Social about how to leverage your blog as a platform for freelance writing services. Today I want to expand on that and cover the top 10 reasons why bloggers should offer freelance services!  Note: this applies to bloggers who want to go…
2 Tips on How to Make Time For Blogging

2 Tips on How to Make Time For Blogging

Join my FREE 7-day e-course for new freelancers to get actionable worksheets + more >> Making time for blogging can be challenging when we have other aspects to our business (or are in university... or have a 9---5 job... or all three!). In this video, I'm sharing two important tips…
82 Social Media Tips for Lifestyle Bloggers

82 Social Media Tips for Lifestyle Bloggers

I've got a special surprise for my lifestyle blogger friends today! Over the past couple months, I've been hard at work putting together a couple books and a course. On a whim a few days ago, I decided that instead of publishing one of those books---82 Social Media Tips for…