Should you build your own website or hire a web designer? This is one of the most frequently asked questions by aspiring content creators and business owners. And the answer is, not one-size-fits-all! However, there are a few practical steps that anyone can follow to determine what will work best for them.
Everyone is wondering… Should you have a website for your blog in this era? My answer is, “Definitely, yes!” Like all things in business, your website has a critical role within your brand. So let’s chat about what that role is and why it’s so important for content creators.
What no one tells you is that promotion is KEY to blogging success. You can write the best, most valuable content in the world but if no one knows about it, then it has no impact. So, how do you market your blog? Here are three(3) proven ways!
What role does social media actually play in blogging? Here’s the answer: Social media is a content marketing tool. It is a funnel NOT the end goal. And to help you use it to build an influential brand, here are some practical insights.
What does it take to create consistent content? The answer is quite simple! In fact, content creators don’t need to look any further than their favorite TV shows to get inspiration. So let’s start there!
Is there a “right way” to start a blog, especially in terms of content? Yes, there is! To be a successful blogger, you need to create and promote your content consistently. And you can’t just wing it. You’ll need to create a blog content strategy for the most impact. Here’s how to do that 🙂
ALWAYS have the ability to track the data generated by what you create. It’s an important lesson I learned early on in my career, and it’s one that I’ve applied consistently to blogging. Why? Well, it’s cute to have great photos and an awesome website but when your goal is to monetize your brand, you […]
One of the great benefits of using WordPress for your blog is enhancements with plugins. Especially because there are so many FREE options! If you don’t have any idea where to start, I’ve got a list of my favorite free WordPress plugins that you can review.
Of all the services that I use for my blog, Bluehost and WordPress are the MVPs! Why? Well, they have helped me run a successful digital brand for 5+ years! Keep reading to see why they’re among the best decisions I’ve made in the past decade.