Category Archives for Blogging

5 of the Best Tips to Help You Avoid Blogger Burnout

5 of the Best Tips to Avoid Blogger Burnout

If you’re a blogger, I’m sure at some point you’ve had to deal with being overwhelmed…which eventually leads to blogger burnout. I know people who have almost called it quits due to burnout…it’s sad, but true. That’s surely not what we want for you because you never know, your big break could be right around […]

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Biggest Mistakes Bloggers Make when working with brands

Biggest Mistakes when Working with Brands

One of the ways that I diversify my income from my lifestyle blog, The Melrose Family, is that I work with brands to create sponsored content.  Working with brands has made a huge impact on my income over the past two years.  It went from being 25% to consistently 50% and some months as high […]

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The Importance of Bloggers Disclosing Affiliate Links

Importance of Bloggers Disclosing Affiliate Links

Disclaimer: I’m not a lawyer, and I don’t play one on TV. The best way to get information about disclosures is directly from the Federal Trade Commission. If you have never actually read the FTC Guidelines about disclosure, you should! Go here to read their guidelines. This isn’t meant to replace legal advice, but simply […]

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Holly Homer talks about Failure on a podcast called Work @ Home Rockstar

Fail Often and Fail Big is the Fastest Way to Knowledge

Embracing failure as part of your blogging or work from home journey is a terribly difficult lesson. But Holly says “the fastest way to knowledge is through failure.” Fail Often and Fail Big Holly Homer shares her mantra of “Fail Often and Fail Big” in this podcast with Tim Melanson from Work @ Home RockStar. […]

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Take control of your learning curve!

Take Control of the Blogger Learning Curve

All bloggers have done it…we get stuck in the Blogger Learning Curve.  You know what I mean… You take course after course. Watch webinar after webinar. Read newsletter after newsletter. Article after article. You spend so much time trying to figure out how to do it perfectly, that you stop making progress. Have you de-prioritized the […]

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