Tag: traffic

What to Do When NO ONE is Reading Your Blog…

What to Do When NO ONE is Reading Your Blog…

  Let’s be real for a minute here.   If your main reason for starting your blog was to:   • Put yourself out there • Share valuable information with others • Reach out to people who need help and inspiration   NOTHING is worse than feeling like no one is reading your blog.   Ever felt that way before? I have. And yea, it sucks.   It’s especially painful when you’ve spent hours and hours brainstorming, researching, drafting, editing, taking photos, publishing, and promoting – and the response is still a round of crickets.   I spent years blogging […]


How Pinterest Has Completely Changed My Blog, My Business, & My Life

How Pinterest Has Completely Changed My Blog, My Business, & My Life

  If I ever came up to you and said, “Pinterest has literally changed my life!” you’d probably chalk it up as me being SUPER melodramatic, right?   Well, I’m here today to say that Pinterest has changed my life, and in more ways than one. (Promise you’ll at least hear me out before writing me off as an attention-seeking drama queen, okay?)   Phwewf, thanks. Now, let me backtrack a little bit…   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. […]


Group Boards: The Secret To Explosive Blog Traffic (Part 2)

Group Boards: The Secret To Explosive Blog Traffic (Part 2)

  Today we’re taking a second look at group boards on Pinterest – specifically, how to use them to dramatically increase your followers, re-pin rate, and the amount of click-through traffic to your website. Sound like something you’re into? I thought so!   (If you’re looking for a more basic overview of group boards – like what they are and how to join them – be sure to check out the first post in this series.)   In today’s post, we’ll be going over:   • How many group boards you should join • What and when you should be […]


Pinterest Group Boards: How to Grow Your Traffic Exponentially

Pinterest Group Boards: How to Grow Your Traffic Exponentially

Pinterest group boards are one of my blogging “secret weapons”. When used properly, group boards can drive massive traffic back to your blog, your opt-in freebies, and your products or services.   I get a lot of questions about Pinterest group boards, both from other bloggers and my coaching clients. Questions like…   “How do I find the right group boards to join?”   “Once I’ve found the right group board, how do I actually go about joining it?”   “What kinds of things should I be pinning to group boards, and how often?”   “When is a good time […]


Epic on Pinterest Part 2 + Free 40-Point Checklist

Epic on Pinterest Part 2 + Free 40-Point Checklist

*This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.*   Welcome to Part II of the “Epic on Pinterest” series!   If you missed it, click here to read Part I of the series with tips 1-17. Those tips are the foundation for what we’ll be covering in Part II, so make sure you give them a quick read before moving on to this post!   In the first post, we talked about how to create the […]


40 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers and Traffic

40 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers and Traffic

  For years and years and years I had ZERO clue how to use Pinterest for my blog. Like none, whatsoever.   If I was using it at all, I was posting small, horizontal images (taken straight from my blog posts), with vague descriptions that – quite frankly – weren’t click-worthy at all. And my traffic from Pinterest reflected that (yea, it was non-existent).   But here’s the secret, my friend: When used correctly, Pinterest can be a game-changer.   What I love most about Pinterest is that there’s no limit or cap on your growth. The same pin can […]