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When I first started blogging almost three years ago, I was totally clueless. I read other blogs, but I pretty much had no idea how the whole shebang worked.
+ If you want to see what I mean, check out my first post ever…I’d say there’s been quite an improvement, no?
Regardless, I jumped in with both feet & spent almost every night for the first year staying up until all hours researching and teaching myself everything from website design and photography, to how to land sponsorships, build an audience, earn affiliate income, increase engagement, etc. View Post
If there’s one thing that I think almost all bloggers fear above all, it’s running out of ideas. I mean, let’s be honest…writer’s block is a huge pain in the a$$ — especially if you’re relying on your blog as a source of income.
I wrote about how comparison has stifled my creativity in the past here, but there’s a few other tips that I didn’t note in that post that have helped me to grow as a writer and blogger immensely.
In fact, I almost never question what I’m going to write about nowadays.
That’s coming from a girl who used to stare at her computer for hours trying to come up with the “perfect” post idea. View Post
PC After reflecting on 2015 and coming up with my 2016 blog & biz resolutions, I started to realize how truly far I’ve come in just a short year. And one of the things I’m most proud of is the fact that I’ve been able to monetize my blog and turn it into a profitable business. Who knew that what I’d started simply as a hobby and creative outlet could become a kicka$$ side hustle? I sure didn’t! Nonetheless, turning… View Post
After MONTHS of procrastination, I finally revamped my about page last week. And let me tell you, it was sooooo needed. Ever since I started this blog over year ago, the page has only ever consisted of photo of me and a short bio. Cause that’s totally gonna entice first-time readers to keep exploring my site. Not. I do a lot of reading and exploring of other blogs in my free time, and I’ve definitely noticed a pattern I’ve developed.… View Post
I’ll admit, I’m no seasoned pro when it comes to blogging. Having only launched The Blonde Chiffon about three months ago, there’s still a scary/exciting amount to learn. However, having spent countless hours scouring the web for decent blog advice, I feel compelled to address one of the biggest blogging misconceptions that any newbie blogger will run into: Disclaimer: The above statement is complete B.S…here’s why: Who says you can only blog about one subject? – Do magazines only cover one topic? No.… View Post