I received a message from Carol. She asks, "I have a question about your blogging- I know now your blog is about teaching and encouraging others to blog. But, I know when you started off, you weren't teaching.....so my question is.......What did you first blog about? I would love to read some of them from the beginning as inspiration/encouragement. Can you share some of your beginning blogs?" I … [Read more...] about What Did You First Blog About?
On my blog, I get AH-mazing traffic around October through February. The slower times for me in particular are the summer months, when people are on vacation. But that doesn't mean that I go AWOL during the slower months. In fact, I'm usually posting MORE during my slow times and it balances everything out and keeps my stats up nicely. The truth is...that if you really want to increase … [Read more...] about How to Get Holiday Traffic Throughout the Year
Are you frustrated because you started blogging, but are not seeing the results you hoped for? Do you feel like you're tailspinning out of control, not knowing what to work on and when? And how can you POSSIBLY BE everywhere at once in order to gain the traffic you so desperately need, in order to continue blogging? "It's supposed to be easier than this," you think to yourself. "What … [Read more...] about Happily Ever Blogger Course is now LIVE!
I make it my business to always stick to my own. I'm not out there getting in the affairs of others. What they do is between them and God. And I rarely EVER, shine a light on anything negative. It's my belief to always be focusing on the positive. My personality, is very much Pollyanna-style. But there ARE times when I don't sit back. When I stand up and say, hey...this is wrong. Today, … [Read more...] about Faking Social Proof – Do You Really Need to Stoop That Low
Claire from South Africa asks, "How do you manage to keep posting frequently and balance your family life and chores?" Great question Claire! I'm often asked how I get any work done with kids. Although sometimes I feel like I want to pull my hair out (lol) there are some great tips that have really helped me over the years to balance work-at-home life with kids. How to balance … [Read more...] about How to Balance Work-at-Home Life with Kids
We all get overwhelmed from time to time. In fact, today, I'm feeling this exact same way! I've got a TON of EMAILS that all require me PERSONALLY to be there and more in-depth than just a sentence response or two. I've got a bunch of LOOSE ENDS to take care of, that honestly, I just don't wanna! I'm not motivated at ALL to take care of them. It's boring, not fun stuff. And of course, I just … [Read more...] about Conquer Your Overwhelm in 5 Seconds