How to Rethink Your Goals, Find Your Blogging Purpose, and Finally Write Posts People Really Want to Read

“Don’t call an ambulance… just take me to the hospital…” It was the summer after my freshman year of college, and my dad was staring up at my from his chair, where he was gripping his chest,

The Newbie Blogger’s Guide to Getting More Search Engine Traffic

Search engine optimization… it sounds so intimidating, right? I know I felt that way when I first started blogging. And to be honest, I’m still a little intimidated by search engine optimization, and I’ve been blogging for

Why Your List Post Isn’t Getting Any Traffic (And What To Do About It)

Ah, the list post. I think most bloggers learn pretty early on that lists posts can bring you a ton of traffic. Heck, there are even bloggers who write nothing but list posts. So you sit down

The #1 Way to Get More Blog Traffic

More blog traffic is everything. Listen, you can make money even if your audience is small, and you can be successful without a million pageviews. Some of the most engaging, interesting bloggers I know have small but

Sponsored Blog Post Rates: A Step-By-Step Guide to Setting Your Prices

I still remember that first time when a brand asked me for my sponsored blog post rates. I felt like I was floating on cloud nine. I never imaged that someone would want to pay me to