New Blog Checklist

If you are setting up your blog for the first time, that is probably what you brought your here, so first of all, congratulations! Second of all, when you are setting up a blog for the first time you may not know exactly what you need to do, buy, or even install. Right? You are in luck! I've created … [Read more...]

Wunderlist vs Microsoft To-Do

Back in 2015 Wunderlist was bought by Microsoft. They’ve kept Wunderlist running while they had the Wunderlist team working on a new version. That version is called, rather unimaginatively, Microsoft To-Do. With To-Do now available to the public it is only a matter of time before Microsoft shuts … [Read more...]

Legit Blogger Networks for Mom Bloggers

One source of income on my mom blog is sponsored posts. I love working with brands that my family and I use, to tell authentic stories about our life. Real life stories and beautiful photography are just two things that help bloggers get sponsored posts. Blogger Networks for mom bloggers are another … [Read more...]

6 Secrets to Balancing Blogging and Motherhood

Finding balance with blogging and being a mom was probably one of the hardest challenges for me. Especially after my twins arrived. Life of a work at home mom blogger has lots of perks and freedoms, but it can all burn you out quicker than you think. Help yourself avoid blogger burnout with 6 … [Read more...]

How to Write a Product Pitch Email

Product reviews are found on lots of blogs. Honest, authentic reviews can be beneficial to both the brand and the blogger. But how do you go about getting product reviews? Sometimes you get product review pitches via emails, from companies looking for exposure through bloggers. Other times you might … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Establishing Yourself as a Trustworthy Affiliate Blogger

A blog is a great, versatile, and effective of tool at earning money from home. A good blogger can leverage his or her platform to sell products and make big bucks, typically, through some kind of affiliate marketing program. It is important to note that, not all blogs are created equal. For every … [Read more...]

How to Customize WordPress for Best Performance

Once you have WordPress installed on your blog, the first thing you should do before adding posts, is to customize and tweak it for to get the best performance out of it. his post will not tell you how to install WordPress. WordPress is installed through your host and they usually have … [Read more...]

Free Business and Blog Logos

Having good blog logos and business logos will help you stand out from the crowd. Coming up with a logo can be costly and time consuming, especially if you work with a graphic artist to come up with the design. My favorite resource to create free business and blog logos, is PicMonkey! With a free … [Read more...]

How to Make Your Blog Mobile Ready for Free

Mobile ready blogs are a simple way for anyone with a Smartphone or Wifi tablet or device to view your blog without having to visit the web-ready version. There is a FREE Word Press plugin that will make your blog Mobile ready in a flash. It's easy to install and use and once you set it up you … [Read more...]

How to Add Pinterest to your Facebook Fan Page Timeline

Pinterest is a great way to drive traffic to your blog, whether you are a mom blogger, or another kind of blogger. People love looking at pictures and when they see one they like, they often click through and visit the site it came from. Adding Pinterest to your Facebook fan page timeline is just … [Read more...]

How to Schedule Posts on Facebook

Facebook has come out with a new feature, scheduling posts. This means now you can schedule posts you write and have them go out automatically on Facebook while you are sleeping, out on the town, or taking care of the kids. Woot! How to Schedule a Post on Facebook 1. Click in the status box and … [Read more...]