Category: MAKE MONEY

These 11 Mistakes are Stopping You From Making Money as a Blogger

These 11 Mistakes are Stopping You From Making Money as a Blogger

  According to a poll of Lifehacker readers, over 50% of bloggers are earning less than $100/month from their blogs.   In the same poll, only 13% of respondents said that they made over $1,000/month. Keep in mind that these stats are likely skewed, because the reality is that most bloggers quit before they earn a single penny.   Blogging is tough – we all know that. But blogging for a profit is even tougher.   Despite these stats, I’ve made it my mission to help as many women as possible achieve financial freedom through their blogs. I’ve done it […]


Quarter 1 in Review: How I Made $15,000 From My Blog, New Discoveries, & More

Quarter 1 in Review: How I Made $15,000 From My Blog, New Discoveries, & More

  I love reading other bloggers’ income reports, although I’ve never shared one of my own before. So I thought, “Why not kick things up a notch?” In this post, not only will I share how much money I made from my blog in Quarter 1, but I’ll also share…   • Highlights and “wins” from the past 3 months • Lowlights and lessons learned • My favorite tools and discoveries so far this year • The blog posts I shared on Blog Beautifully in Quarter 1 • What’s ahead for Quarter 2   Needless to say, this post is going to be massive […]


3 Game-Changing Activities Your Business Needs

3 Game-Changing Activities Your Business Needs

  As I’m sitting down to write this post, it’s been almost one year since I launched Blog Beautifully – my little baby – out into the world.   And what a year it’s been!   As anyone who’s started their own online business will tell you, the first year certainly hasn’t been easy. But that doesn’t mean it hasn’t also been fun, rewarding, and thrilling all at the same time.   Looking at the past year in review, there were three things that stood out to me as being HUGELY successful and beneficial for my blog and business. Without […]


Profit From Your Passion is here! (Start, grow, and monetize your blog!)

Profit From Your Passion is here! (Start, grow, and monetize your blog!)

  Have you heard!?   In my brand-new program, Profit From Your Passion, I’m combining two of my biggest passions — coaching and teaching — to help you start earning money doing what you love: BLOGGING!!     1. Guest expert trainings on topics like sales funnels, coding, freelance writing, and more! 2. The Tech Vault, a compilation of video tutorials for my favorite blogging and business tools 3. 2,000 free pins with BoardBooster, my favorite Pinterest tool EVER   My goal is to bring together absolutely EVERYTHING you need to make your blog hugely successful — so you can […]


16 Eye-Opening Blog & Biz Lessons from 2016

16 Eye-Opening Blog & Biz Lessons from 2016

  …2016, you were one hell of a year.   When I compare my life today to my life one year ago, the difference is unreal. Like, cray cray.   Last December I was working a desk job I hated. I was living in a city that wasn’t the right fit for me and that was too far away from my family. And I was basically a sad ball-of-stress 24/7.   Take all of those things and flip them 180, and that’s what my life is like today. I work from home and have a career I absolutely love. I […]


Make Money with Pinterest Affiliate Links (Without Losing Your Street Cred!)

Make Money with Pinterest Affiliate Links (Without Losing Your Street Cred!)

In the spring of 2016, Pinterest made a big announcement: They were allowing DIRECT affiliate links on pins again.   WAHOO!   That’s right, you can now link a pin directly to a product or website you’re an affiliate for. This cuts out the “middle man” step of sending someone to read the product review on your blog first, and then hoping they’ll click on your affiliate link and make a purchase.   This is BIG news. Although affiliate links were allowed on Pinterest in the past, they were banned for over a year because the platform was becoming too […]