15 Tasks to Get your Blog Ready for 2017 + Free Printable Checklist

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Though you are likely busy blogging for the holiday season, now is the time to start thinking about the new year. Do you have new plans for your blog? Are you wanting to start new topics, or create different products? Get a new look? There are a list of things you need to do to get your blog ready for 2017. I have listed a few of these below, but you can access the full … Read More

Top 5 Investments to Make in your First Year of Blogging

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Investments. Something many bloggers don’t like to discuss. While it’s totally possible to “bootstrap” it all, at a certain point, you will want to make your life easier by investing into your business. But, where should you put your money? If you are still in your first year of blogging, or the first year of investing in your blog, the following 5 things are probably the most important for you. They will ensure you look … Read More

3 Simple Image Creation Tools for your Blog

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3 Image Creation Tools for your Blog

Your blog needs clear, crisp images for a number of reasons, and thankfully, image creation tools are easy to find online. Each post should have a vertical (long) image that is designed for Pinterest, with bright colors and a helpful text overlay. They should also have a wider, horizontal image for sharing on Facebook and Twitter. If you have a long post, you’ll want to use images to help tell your story and break up … Read More

How to Set Virtual Assistant Rates that Get You Hired

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Setting your Virtual Assistant Rates

Today, I’m handing the blog over to my good friend, Stephanie, to talk about setting virtual assistant rates. Stephanie has a ton of experience working as a VA, and I am honored that she’s here to share her experiences! How to Set your Virtual Assistant Rates One of the most often asked questions that I receive is about setting rates as a VA. It seems like an easy question on the surface. But, pricing is a … Read More

4 Steps to a Successful Social Media Strategy for your Blog

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Finding the perfect social media strategy for your blog can sound daunting, especially for bloggers that are just getting started. However, once you can master a successful strategy, you will be able to reach a wider audience and drive more traffic to your site. You may be asking: Which social media strategy will work best for my blog? What’s the best way to begin? Read on to learn four steps to a social media strategy for your blog … Read More