Month: January 2019

  • 7 Easy ways to customize your blog

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    If you’ve recently purchased a theme, you’re probably wondering how you can make it your own and easily customize your WordPress blog. Tech doesn’t have to get in the way of customizing your blog. Try these seven customization changes. They are so easy a cave man can do it!

  • How to choose a domain name for your blog

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    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] One of the first struggles new bloggers have is often deciding on the perfect domain name. If you’re having a difficult time nailing your domain name down, keep reading. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”4100″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Maybe you have a blog name, but your exact domain name isn’t available and you need to decide on a […]

  • Why I Recommend Self-Hosting WordPress for Beginner Bloggers

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    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Maybe you created your website with Wix or SquareSpace just to get some presence on the internet. Girl, you’ve just made a rookie blogging mistake! Keep reading to learn why I recommend self-hosting WordPress for beginner bloggers. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”4002″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Every serious blogger I know that start off building their blogs with […]

  • 10 Time Saving Tools For Bloggers + 3 ways to build a profitable blog with WordPress without actually blogging

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    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] I’m a writer, but sometimes even I find it time consuming to continuously push out content. Luckily I’ve found some time saving tools to help me be consistent and get it all done. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”3984″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Before we jump into my top 10 favorite time saving tools, let’s talk about 3 ways […]

  • Does Google even know you exist?

    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] How do you know if Google is sharing your blog with the rest of the world? Most folks just assume as soon as they start a blog that their info is populating in the Google’s search engine. Maybe, but if you want to be sure, help those little spiders crawl your website. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column […]

  • What I’ve learned from 15 years of blogging: What worked and what didn’t


    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] It’s hard to believe my blogging journey started more than 15 years ago as a tech project for a volunteer program with my sorority, but later grew into me starting my own web hosting company. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”3856″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” link=””][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It all started on a little online space called Xanga, which b-t-dubs […]