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How To Start A Blog in 5 Easy Steps

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*This post was inspired and sponsored by Domain.ME, the provider of the personal domains that end in .ME. As a company, they aim to promote thought leadership to the tech world. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I was thinking about this the other day because someone asked how I…

How long it should take to write a blog post

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  *PIN ME*   The answer is I don’t know.  I’d like to think 20 minutes but we all know that’s not true.  Some days I feel more creative than others and the words pour out of me.  Some days I’m racking my brain trying to come up with content…

How to host an instagram takeover

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              If you didn’t see on my instagram, VGB instagram, twitter, or facebook, I went to Aruba a week ago and have been having withdrawls ever since.  (catch up on the full travel guide here)  While away on the most amazing vacation catching up on some much needed…

How to make money blogging

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          Blog world seems to be a little hush hush on how bloggers make money and monetize their blogs but it’s what we’re all wondering right?  How much money are you making? Are you making money?  Is your blog profitable?  Who do you work with?  How did…

How to balance blogging and life + GIVEAWAY

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 This one gets away from me sometimes.  Sometimes life happens and you find yourself struggling for content at 2:30 am with an empty editorial calendar for the week just wanting to go to sleep. Sometimes you’re in the zone and you get on a roll blogging and lookup and realize…

Social Media 101 for businesses and blogs

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  To give you some background.  I’ve been in Marketing and Advertising since 10th grade.  I wrote a business plan for a charity my sophomore year in high school which generated new revenue and volunteers and ever since then I was hooked.  It’s something I’m so extremely passionate about and…

Photography Tips from Six Hearts

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We absolutely love Schellie and working with Six Hearts Photography.  #AbsFave They are our go-to photographers and we are thrilled they are sharing some photography musts and showcasing some of their amazing work on the blog today!  Make sure to check them out and say hi!  These are just a few of my favorite…

Blog Tips // Blog Post Planning

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Staying organized is a big part of blogging. Planning out your blog posts for the week and preferably 2 weeks to a month out is a huge time saver! You will save yourself time, energy, and have less stress by being organized.      For solo bloggers out there you…