• Advice

    How To Market Your Blog

    Blogging is difficult and marketing your blog can be even more difficult. However, as most bloggers know it is quite difficult to grow your blog especially without marketing. Good marketing can have a huge impact your blog plus it’s very helpful if you are hoping to start making money off your blog or become a full time blogger. Here’s how you can successfully market your blog. Reach out to people who are interested– do some research and figure out who is sponsoring other bloggers and try to reach out to them and ask if they would be interested in sponsoring you too. Email companies/people you know that sponsor bloggers and…

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    How Email Marketing Can Help Grow Your Blog

    Email Marketing And Its Benefits For Your Blog Marketing is a very important part of blogging if you are looking to grow your blog or start making an income through blogging. Many businesses rely on email marketing as a way of attracting new customers. For blogger, it can also be a beneficial way of increasing traffic, followers and even gaining some income. Here are just some ways in which bloggers can use email marketing. Build loyal readers through a mailing list A mailing list allows regular readers to easily keep up with all your latest posts. Every time you post new content, you can share it to your mailing list,…

  • Advice

    How Not To Market Your Blog

    Recently I made a post on how to market your blog, however, I decided to do one on how not to market because there are a lot of mistakes that people make when attempting to market their blog. Here are things that you should avoid when marketing your blog: Spam people- if you are constantly emailing, commenting or DMing people who are clearly not interested in working with your blog at the moment it will likely annoy them and will make it less likely they will work with you even in the future. Spamming people is the easiest way to get yourself blacklisted. Being too insistent- it’s a good idea…

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    Advice For New Bloggers

    Advice For New Bloggers A few weeks ago a new blogger reached out to me and shared her story with me about the problems she faced as a new blogger. She suggested that since I write advice posts for bloggers all the time that I should write one for new bloggers so that they can avoid what she went through. I thought this was a really good idea because when I started out with blogging there was a lot of things that I wish someone had told me. Unlike most of my advice posts, this one is not specifically aimed at growing your blog, gaining followers, or increasing your traffic.…

  • Advice

    Use Social Media To Grow Your Blog

    Why Social Media Is An Important Part Of Growing/Marketing Your Blog We all know that social media has it’s pros and cons. Sometimes the cons can outweigh the cons, however, when it comes to growing your blog or marketing your blog social media can really make a huge difference. It can help direct traffic to your blog and in particular it will help you get traffic from outside the WordPress community. If used correctly social media can be used as a tool to help grow your blog and it can also be a great way to meet potential sponsors because a lot of sponsors do look at social media pages/find…

  • Advice

    How To Increase Your Following

    Increasing Your Following Although a lot of people blog as a hobby or just as a way to practice writing/put out their work a lot of people also want to grow their following and and many eventually want to transition into full-time blogging. Whether you just want to have a larger audience, earn an income from blogging or market other services of products you offer like books it is quite beneficial to have a large number of followers. Of course, it is not necessary in any way to have more followers because the most important part of blogging should be being able to put out your posts and interact with…

  • Advice

    How To Make Readers Return To Your Blog

    The Importance Of Making Sure Your Readers Keep Coming Back It’s important to build an audience if you are planning on monetizing your blog, however, the type of audience you build is also very important especially if you are looking for potential sponsors. Having readers that visit your blog consistently is very important because that means you have a loyal following and that will increase your views in the long run. Having readers who visit your blog only once or twice may increase your following but it does little to increase your traffic. Loyal followers increase your traffic in the long run and show your potential sponsors that you have…

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    Reasons To Start A Blog During Lockdown

    By Sartaj Govind Singh Do you feel like the days are starting to blur together? Perhaps an acute sense of fatigue is starting to creep in? Lockdown does not have to be this way. While this new sense of normal can seemingly shackle us- just by tempting us to leave things to tomorrow or our usual pastimes losing their novelty. You can rise up and keep going. This can take many forms from indulging in a favourite piece of media (book, TV show, film etc) to getting into something new. One excellent new hobby that you could take up is blogging and below are three reasons why you should. 3)…

  • Advice

    Reasons Your Blog Stopped Growing

    If you’re blog has stopped growing it could be for a number of reasons- most of which are likely easily solvable. The reasons and solutions below can help your blog begin growing again: You’re leaving spam comments- This is one of the easiest ways to stop people from following your blog. If you aren’t sure what a spam comment is it’s leaving your link on random blogs comments section, leaving a vague comment with your link on random blogs or trying to force/guilt/bully other bloggers to check out your blog. It’s one of those things that are really a pet peeve for bloggers and I usually delete these kinds of comments…

  • Challenges,  Life

    Your Questions Answered!

    So recently I had done a post telling you guys to leave a question in the comments below and this is the post with the answers! I also tagged everyone who left a question so be sure to check out their blogs too! From Garrett Karrot Getting cosy in my pj’s and lying in bed is probably my favourite retreat! From Matt: I think what surprised me most- in a good way- was how friendly everyone was including the professor’s most of which are really nice and easy to talk to. From Neha Nandwana: I love that I’m a very empathetic person because I think it’s so important to remain…