Tag: promote yourself

Why Every Blogger Needs Funnels & How to Set Up Your First One

Why Every Blogger Needs Funnels & How to Set Up Your First One

At the time I’m publishing this blog post, I’m approximately 1 week into my year-long travel adventure (woop woo!)   How am I able to travel, play, and explore while still managing to pay all of my bills?   Sales funnels!   On that note, it’s my pleasure to introduce today’s guest expert and topic: My friend Gillian Perkins is here to chat with us about sales funnels for bloggers!   In this post you’ll learn:   ❥ What a funnel is ❥ Why bloggers need funnels ❥ How to set up a funnel for your blog ❥ 5 types of sales funnels you can create   Take it away, Gillian!   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. If you make a purchase through one of […]


My Story: From Broke & Unemployed to Full-Time Blogger & Digital Nomad (in Under 2 Years!)

My Story: From Broke & Unemployed to Full-Time Blogger & Digital Nomad (in Under 2 Years!)

  There was a point in my life when I was painfully unemployed, reeling from a heartbreak, and hella, hella broke.   Every day seemed worse than the last, and I felt like I was running out of options. I remember thinking, “Is this it for me? Is this the ‘big plan’ for my life? To wind up alone, bitter, and working at a minimum wage job for the rest of eternity?”   Thankfully, the Universe had other plans for me.   Today, I’m proud to say that I’m my own boss.   I work from home as a “full-time” blogger, and I earn great money that more than pays the bills every month. In a few short weeks, I’m leaving my hometown behind and spending a year travelling around […]


Want to Get More Click-Through Traffic from Pinterest? Try These Quick & Easy Strategies

Want to Get More Click-Through Traffic from Pinterest? Try These Quick & Easy Strategies

  Let’s dive into today’s topic: quick and easy strategies to get more click-through traffic from Pinterest. If you’re pinning up a storm but still not getting a lot of clicks back to your website, this post is for you!   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. If you make a purchase through one of these links, I will earn a commission at no extra cost to you. For my full disclaimer, please click here.*   How to Get More Click-Through Traffic from Pinterest Here are the two main steps you’ll want to take in order to get more your click-through traffic from Pinterest:   Step 1. Grow your following (with genuine followers!) Step 2. Design click-worthy pins   Let’s break down each step into some […]


Pinterest for Beginners: 12 Action Items To Start With a BANG

Pinterest for Beginners: 12 Action Items To Start With a BANG

  On my blog I’ve shared 40+ tips for Pinterest epicness, my hack for finding the perfect keywords to use on Pinterest, and even 7 ways to get more re-pins on Pinterest. But to this day, I’ve never written a “Pinterest for Beginners” post.   … Like, WHO AM I?!   Never fear, my dear friend – I’m bringing that post to you today!   If you’re relatively new to Pinterest or if you haven’t even started an account yet, this post has EVERYTHING you need to know to get started on the right foot – or “with a bang”, as the title suggests!   But first, why is Pinterest so amazing for bloggers?   Pinterest is THE place to be if you’re serious about growing your:   • Traffic […]


3 Things Your Welcome Email Must Do (And Probably Doesn’t!)

3 Things Your Welcome Email Must Do (And Probably Doesn’t!)

  You’re all ready and charged to grow your email list.   You signed up with an email service provider. You’ve created your opt-in freebie and opt-in forms. You’ve been hearing all these amazing things about why you need a welcome email and you crafted your first!   But does your welcome email live up to all that it’s supposed to do?   Did you know that the first 48 hours after a subscriber opts-in is when they are most engaged with your brand? If you have access to some statistics, have a look at the open rates for your welcome email.   Welcome emails have one of the highest open rates compared to other emails sent. This is your opportunity to make a great first impression, and to start […]


5 Steps to Create an Opt-In Freebie Your Audience Loves

5 Steps to Create an Opt-In Freebie Your Audience Loves

  How kickass would it feel to create an opt-in freebie that gets downloaded by hundreds of people on the very first day it’s released?   If you’re trying to grow your email list, opt-in freebies are your magic beans. 95% of my email list growth has come from the freebies I offer my readers!!   What is an opt-in freebie, and how do you create them? That’s what you’ll learn in this post!     *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.*   5 Steps to Create An Opt-In Freebie Your Audience Loves Ready to create an opt-in freebie your audience LOVES? Let’s get to work! […]