I’ve been writing online for six years now.
Well, that’s a lie. I dabbled in some blogging over ten years ago when I was newly married. The internet back then was the wild wild west. Keywords were thrown everywhere, stuffed in posts and in URLs, and it was not unheard of to make a product niche site like zebra print rugs (dot com).
But, I found writing about different products boring and moved on with my life and started university and working with children with autism.
I learned that I loved helping others and teaching.
Did you know that there is a science behind why motivational quotes inspire us?
By nature, humans are aspirational and we want to look up to role models and people we feel we have a connection with.
When those people put together words that speak to our hopes, dreams and struggles, we gravitate toward them and use them as a source for inspiration.
Even though we may not know these people personally or directly, we feel like we are being coached by them.
Also, we sometimes turn to inspirational quotes that affirm what we already know about ourselves. …
Do you know how to get what you want? We all have our own desires and dreams, but we also all have our hangups, issues, and roadblocks that keep us from getting there.
For me, I want it all. I dream big. I want to be a New York Times bestselling author. I want to have a body like Jennifer Lopez. I want to make a good living from my blog. I want a large family full of happy, smart kids. I want a marriage that is fulfilling and lasts forever. And the list goes on.
The problem is, I…
learn what a freelance writer & blogger is doing for 2021
Over on my Youtube channel, I shared my writing goals and was surprised by how many encouraged me to accomplish them, but particularly one writing goal I “threw” out in the ethers of a Youtube live discussion.
I’ve been freelance writing and blogging since 2014, and I know over the years I’ve improved my writing skills and knowledge within my niche. I’ve even ventured out of my writing niche to learn new topics and new industries. …
I started blogging almost seven years ago, but it wasn’t until the last four years that I saw the potential of working from home for good. That was also the time my husband realized it and decided to join my business, and help me run it.
For many new bloggers the idea of making your first $1,000 from your blog is a gigantic feat, but I want to talk to those that are already making money blogging but want to double their income or scale their business.
So, how will I go from $20k/month to hopefully $50k/month from blogging?Let’s …
What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the term “digital marketing”?
Most people probably think of online ads and aggressive marketing campaigns.
Marketing to your audience doesn’t have to be off-putting or intimidating. You can connect with potential customers by using the art of storytelling.
And we’re not talking “once upon a time” here!
Storytelling as part of a digital marketing strategy involves sharing a story to elicit an emotional connection to your brand and product.
So if you’re ready to create a connection with your audience and convert them into customers, here’s…
Did you know that writers all face the same common obstacles? As a writer, you might think that your struggles are all your own. I’m here to tell you that they are not!
Writing is so personal that there are a lot of reasons why you might face obstacles. From your bad sleep you had to the stress your boss is giving you or to the impending decision of what to do when your child has to go back to school during a pandemic.
I am going to go over the common reasons why you can’t reach your writing goals…
Isn’t it the freelance writer’s dream to make a great living doing something they love?
No matter what type of writing you do, you can make good money from it as long as you put in the time and effort.
When I first started as a budding freelance writer, it took me a while to find the perfect lucrative niche. I made a lot of mistakes that cost me clients and cash.
Thinking about becoming an entrepreneur?
The thought of having your own schedule, your own business and your own journey can be overpowering. But, once you take that leap by starting your online shop, or blog, or brick and mortar business, you quickly have doubts.
Doubts about really making a living as an entrepreneur and realizing that the work you have to do to make that happen is more than that full-time job you had.
I’ve had my own business since 2014 and there were many times I wanted to quit. Time away from my growing twins, the lack of knowing…
I get paid to write. I write for startups, small business owners, and big brands.
I’m also a blogger with several blogs. Over the years, I’ve learned that I needed to improve my writing process if I wanted to meet deadlines and make more money as a writer and blog at the same time. I mean, there would have been no way to start other blogs if I didn’t learn how to write valuable long-form content quickly.
Here is the exact process I use to quickly write 1,000 words in under an hour.
It took me three years to know…