Transparency And Income Report: February 2017

By Suzi Scheler|

It’s been a mild winter here, and it feels like Spring is just around the corner. We got a new Airbnb for March and it has a better workspace arrangement, which should help get my mind on track. I need to focus extra hard on work to get over the hump. I’ve been stagnating and […]

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How To Use Yoast SEO: The Must-Have Plugin For All Bloggers

By Suzi Scheler|

Yoast SEO is a free plugin for WordPress, and it’s essential if you’re blogging for profit. Yoast is perfect for new bloggers and experienced bloggers alike, and it’s the easiest way to improve your blog’s SEO instantly. Yoast optimizes in two important ways: It optimizes your site as a whole as soon as you install […]

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Transparency and Income Report: January 2017

By Suzi Scheler|

First income report of 2017! In January, my traffic increased quite a bit and I received 774,000 pageviews, which seems like an insane number to me. If you want to read more about what I learned this month, keep reading. The Last 12 Months My progress for 2016: January 2016: $3,461.03 February 2016: $3,985.58 March […]

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35 Smart Ways To Make Money Blogging

By Suzi Scheler|

There’s more than one way of making money with your blog, that’s for sure. However, some ways are sketchy (I’m talking pyramid schemes or pushing fad products) and some ways won’t amount to anything. If you already run a blog and are looking to find REAL and SMART ways to monetize it, this post is […]

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4 Steps To Quickly Edit And SEO Your Blog Photography

By Suzi Scheler|

In this post, I’ll show you exactly everything I do to ALL of my blog pictures, from editing them to optimizing them for my blog. The whole process only takes about 2-3 minutes per photo in Photoshop. Why Optimize Your Images You might know how to edit your pictures, but are you optimizing them? Optimizing […]

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Transparency And Income Report: December 2016

By Suzi Scheler|

December was another good month, and all things considered, 2016 was a great year for me work-wise. It’s the year that marked a shift in my life. I’m someone who downplays their accomplishment and I have trouble feeling proud of myself. But… In 2016, I created a job for myself (my online business) and it’s […]

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Transparency And Income Report: November 2016

By Suzi Scheler|

Last November, I made $2,391 from blogging. My goal back then was to reach 1K a month from my blog, so that sum was more than enough for me! This November, I’m up to $14,679, which is crazy to me. 2016 hasn’t been a great year for me from a personal standpoint, but I’m incredibly […]

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7 Ways To Promote Your Blog Without Being Spammy

By Suzi Scheler|

Once you have your new blog, you should spend as much time promoting it as you do creating content. If this sounds excessive to you, think about it: Writing content in only half of the equation. Once you create content, you need to make sure someone sees it. Spending an equal amount of energy on […]

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Blogger VS. WordPress: Which One Is Perfect For You?

By Suzi Scheler|

Are you considering starting a blog? Do you already have a blogspot, or any other free blog? This post is for you. The two main blogging platforms out there are Blogger (or blogspot) and WordPress. Most full-time bloggers use and love WordPress, but unlike Blogger, it’s not free. Which one should YOU choose? And is […]

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