How To Make Money With Ads On Your Blog

By Suzi Scheler|

Welcome to the second part of my Monetization series! This one’s all about making money with ads. Ads aren’t for everyone, but they might be a perfect fit for you. I’ll be sharing my experience with all the main ad revenue streams I’ve used, and give you options for beginners and advanced bloggers alike. What […]

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What’s A Good Bounce Rate? (And Why Yours Might Be Inaccurate)

By Suzi Scheler|

I already discussed all the basics in my post Bounce Rate For Beginners, so go give it a quick read if you haven’t. What is a good bounce rate? It depends on a few factors. The main is one is the type of website you have. The infographic below is from QuickSprout, and gives us […]

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How To Start A Profitable Blog Today, Step by Step

By Suzi Scheler|

This step-by-step tutorial will guide you through getting hosting for your site and installing WordPress as a blogging platform. It’s my recommended beginner setup, and it doesn’t require any tech skills. Simply follow all the steps and you’ll have your blog! Part 1: Signing Up With Bluehost This section will walk you through signing up […]

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Bounce Rate For Beginngers: What It Is + How To Keep It Low

By Suzi Scheler|

New to bounce rate? I’ll tell you exactly what the term means and why it’s important to keep your bounce rate low. I’ll also give you some tips to do exactly that, so let’s get to it! Do you know what your bounce rate is? Log into Google Analytics or whatever you use for metrics […]

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How To Add A Background To Text (Clipping Mask Tutorial)

By Suzi Scheler|

It took me a while to find out how to do this cool effect in Photoshop, but it turned out to be REALLY, really easy! In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create text that has an image or pattern as its background. I’m talking about stuff like this: You can choose ANY picture […]

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7 Simple Tips For Better Web Design

By Suzi Scheler|

Whether you’re building your own site or tweaking an existing theme, here are some easy things to keep in mind! 1. Commit To Your Aesthetic A basic rule of thumb is to pick an aesthetic and stick to it! Commit to it and don’t pussyfoot around. This also means making sure that all your elements […]

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