Content Marketing: The Best Reason To Use It, Starting Today

Today, most businesses use content marketing for promotion. However, few businesses use it to its fullest potential. (BTW, I include my business in the “few”—I could do a lot better.) Let’s look at a couple of statistics. From Hubspot’s excellent post on digital marketing statistics: “82% of marketers actively use content marketing.” Sadly, on the same page: 56% of marketers … Read more

Blogging: 5 Easy Tips To Create Posts, No Matter What

Are you freelance blogging? Perhaps you want to develop your small business blog. Either way, when you’re blogging, you need to create, even if you’re feeling uninspired. Your mood comes through in your creations, so reigniting your inspiration is essential. Firstly, relax. Although you feel like procrastinating, or running away, inspiration is lurking in your archives. You were inspired once: … Read more

Blogging Apps For Freelancers: Meet Deadlines, & Build Your Income

If you’re a freelancer who’s creating content for clients, blogging apps can not only help you to meet deadlines, they can help you to increase your income. Here’s why. Today, when you’re hired for a gig, you may be asked to manage a client’s social media accounts as well as their blog. With several clients, you’ll quickly lose track of … Read more

Make Money Blogging: 4 Steps To Find The Perfect Niche

In our first post in this “make money blogging” series, we looked at turning your passions into income. To begin your journey to an income-generating blog, you need a blog topic, as well as your special slant on the topic. With luck, it will be a slant which is unique to you. Blog topics can be divided into “niches”, that … Read more

Make Money Blogging: Turn Your Passions Into Income (Series)

Want to make money blogging? Millions of blog posts are published each day (70 million a month on WordPress alone), but most bloggers make zero income. To orient yourself to the blog landscape, here’s ahref’s 70 blogging statistics for 2022.) That said, hundreds of thousands of bloggers do make an income. Some make an amazing income. I’ve been blogging consistently … Read more