• Using Pinterest To Grow Your Blog

    there are affiliate links present in this post Pinterest is a huge social media outlet that many people seem to forget about when it comes to blogging. Sure, it is great for many other things, like wedding planning, dream house hunting and recipes, but there is so much more to this tool. I never put effort or time towards Pinterest until I slowly started to realize the benefits. Not only have I found amazing blogs from this tool, but I have discovered great resources as well. Using Pinterest to grow your blog is something I would have never thought about even a year ago, but now I am overjoyed when…

  • bring traffic to old blog posts

    5 Ways To Bring Traffic To Old Blog Posts

    We all put our heart and soul into blog posts, get some traffic the day or week we publish it, and hope we get lucky and it gets repined, we make new friends, it gets shared, and commented on. But what happens when we put these posts out there and then they just get added to the 100’s of pages in our archives? Bringing back traffic to old blog posts is important in your blog life, and it’s even better when you are able to do it organically over time. While it does take some effort, there are several ways to revive those posts, and get them in front of…

  • Instagram Tips

    Using Instagram Efficiently: Photo Editing Apps

    I am obviously a fan of Instagram, it’s by far my favorite social media tool. One of my favorite things about using Instagram is that i’s such an easy way to catch up with friends, family, and other bloggers, but also fill my wanderlust, help me dream of a larger closet, and encourage me to read more. I love being able to aimlessly scroll through photos and feel captivated, inspired and intrigued. Other social media outlets turn into drama, posts that get to me, and things I am honestly not totally interested in. Instagram is curated and perfect for those few minutes between emails or while waiting in line at…

  • embracing and expdancing the blogging community

    Community VS Taking Advantage

    The blogging community is full of such wonderful people and opportunities, but there are always the things that will attempt to bring you down. It could be missed opportunities, slower traffic, other bloggers, and anything in-between. The key is recognizing those problems, finding a solution and becoming the best you can be in the blogging community. The first step to that is to realize that you in-fact want to be involved in the community. That is one of my favorite things about blogging, there is a strong sense of community wherever you turn, but there are also some things out there to make you feel alone in a wide open…