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10 Mistakes Every New Blogger Makes And How To Avoid Them

As a new blogger, your biggest goal is to look like you’re not a new blogger. Looking like a rookie doesn’t exactly inspire confidence in your content. So even though you may BE a rookie, you certainly don’t have to ACT like one. There are 10 mistakes that most new bloggers make right off the …

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How Much Does It Really Cost To Start A Blog?

If you want to start a blog with the ultimate goal of monetizing it and becoming a full-time blogger, you must treat it like an actual business. While starting a blogging business is a LOT cheaper than starting a traditional business… Cheaper doesn’t = zero investment.  Investment also includes TIME investment. But when you’re just starting …

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5 Ways To Get People To Sign Up For Your Email List

You’re going to need 3 tools to help you build your email list; Sumo – helps you collect emails when people visit your blog/website. ConvertKit – helps you stay in contact with the people that sign up for your list. Canva – helps you design a freebie to give your visitors in exchange for their …

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How To Write Irresistibly Clickable Headlines

We all know that being able to write great headlines is half the blogging battle. Getting people to click on your blog post is hard! So what are the best strategies to get people to check out your content? Simply said, there are 2 main formulas that can help you create successful headlines. 1. “How-To” …

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5 Stone Walls Every New Blogger Runs Into (And How To Move Past Them)

You started off your first blog at a sprint, and then you ran head-first into a stone wall. Ouch. Don’t give up yet! Every new blog hits some rough patches. Even though there are some challenges that you will inevitably face as a new blogger, we have a few simple tips and tricks to get …

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How To Make Money Blogging: The Most Comprehensive List Online

I think the phrase “How To Make Money Blogging” is kind of vague and can mean so many things, so let me break it down for you real quick. You can either have a business and use your blog to drive traffic and awareness to that business, OR your blog literally IS your business, and …

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