Category Archives: Manage a Blog

How Blogging Can Turn You into a Entrepreneur

Almost two years ago, I decided to start my own blog for the sake of helping others get a handle on their finances. While I am not alone in starting a blog, very few people make it past the 6 month or 1 year marks. Making it past these mile markers is a huge sense of accomplishment and if you have made it this far, you should be proud. Two years is coming up and I can’t believe how far I have come in the past 21 months. One of the biggest changes that I have noticed is my new sense of confidence when it comes to running my own business. Continue reading Continue Reading

Reasons Not to Pursue Full-Time Blogging

A year ago, I often dreamed of being able to make it as a full-time blogger. Many may say I was young and naive, and perhaps that is right, but I was also seeing a lot of success. In myContinue Reading

Everything You Need to Know to Sell a Website on

A little over a month ago, I made the difficult decision to throw in the towel for one of my sites. I had some decent success with it in its first year, generating several thousands of dollars in revenue, but there were several life changes in the past few months that have kept me busy. To continue to grow the site would take time that I didn’t have and it just seemed like an injustice to keep it any longer. Plus, it would probably lose value later if I tried to sell it after months of little to no activity or posts. I couldn’t let that happen, so it was time to pull the plug. When I decided to list my site on Flippa, I had no idea what I was getting myself into. I know what it can be like to feel unfamiliar, but there are key things to know in order to make it a successful sale. Continue reading Continue Reading

All of Your Blogging Questions Answered

Have you ever had it where you didn’t know how to do something on your blog, and you simply couldn’t find the answer? Google is a great source for learning new things, but sometimes, no matter how many different searchesContinue Reading

5 Things Not To Waste Your Time On With Your Blog

Do you currently own a blog? How many hours do you put into it each week? 10? 15? 20? 30? Do you feel that you are 100% productive with your time, or do you sometimes feel like all your effortsContinue Reading

What is Bounce Rate? And Why is it Important?

If you currently own a blog, you know how distracting stats can be. When I first started out, I probably spent at least 30 minutes a day checking how many visitors I had, did I get any new subscribers, howContinue Reading

5 Characteristics of a Successful Blogger

Everyone who starts their own blog wants to be successful. New blogs and websites are started everyday with this aspiration. Yet, very few succeed. Most give up without any hope of continuing to write. No one likes to admit that it is difficult to become a well known blogger, but that’s the truth of it.

What makes someone a successful blogger? Why do some bloggers succeed and others fail? Continue reading Continue Reading

How To Create a Fabulous Blog Header For Free

How To Create a Fabulous Blog Header For Free

Do you want people to take your blog seriously? Do you want them to stumble on your site and feel like they’re on a professional webpage? Of course you do! If your website looks like a 5-year old put itContinue Reading

Failed Blogging Experiments: How NOT to Make Online Money

There are many reasons that people start blogging: to help others, to share your thoughts or perspective, to correct a misconception, to develop your writing skills, to create something successful, and last, but certainly not least, to make money. While IContinue Reading