With my last 7 figure ecommerce business, I was really lazy about blogging. I started the blog early on using the free Blogger platform. Big mistake.[Read more…] about Blogging For Business, Why Everyone Is Doing It
There’s this idea we should all be capable of “living the dream”. That if only we can get the answer to “how to find your passion” right, the land of milk and honey will open up.
It’s a mystical ideal, that your passion becomes your day job and all life’s problems melt away. Work becomes fulfilling and you look forward to every day.
At least that’s the idea…[Read more…] about How To Find Your Passion (In 7 Simple Steps)
Sides hustles at home are a realistic first step for most people who want to start a business. Your real goal may be to quit your day job, but that’s a big step for most people.
Such a big step that so many never actually make the leap. Instead, they just talk about it… often for years…[Read more…] about Side Hustles At Home (Make Some Extra Money).
Let’s set the scene. You’ve been thinking about starting a small business. Maybe it’s been your passion for years. You’d love to quit the 9 to 5, be your own boss and explore your true potential.
The problem is you just can’t come up with the right idea. That’s where my guide to finding Small Business Ideas fits in.[Read more…] about Stuck For A Small Business Idea? (This Guide Will Help)
Bringing up young children can be the best time of your life, and it can also be the hardest. I remember juggling childcare and commuting to work as an Engineer.
Here’s the dilemma, you want to be with your child, you can’t bear to be away from your child, but you’re not willing to abandon your career. Plus let’s face it, most of us have bills to pay![Read more…] about Start A Business From Home (Without The Risk)
Everyone talks about blogs. According to SoftwareFindr, there are some 500 million online. But what is a blog? Have you ever stopped and given it some thought?
Wondered what they really are? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Get set to explore everything about blogging, what is a blog post and what is a blog used for. And no it’s not just for rabbiting on about your personal life…
Plus there’s that one BIG question. How do beginner blogs make money…[Read more…] about What Is A Blog? And How Does Blogging Work?
Permalinks and WordPress settings tend to be ignored as difficult “techy” stuff by beginner bloggers. (Hands up if you’re one of them). It’s far easier to press ahead with writing your first posts.
But ignore this stuff at your peril. Get your settings wrong now and they will come back to bite you! Or at least damage your ability to be ranked on Google. So what should you be doing?[Read more…] about Permalinks And WordPress Settings (The Stuff You Need To Know)
You’re all set to start writing! You’ve found your niche, picked a domain name and set up your hosting. Chosen a theme and successfully installed it. Now it must be time to write your first blog post.
Well maybe. You could just launch straight in but there’s a lot more to the art of creating a successful blog. Writing is just one of the skills you need to conquer. Do these things now and you’ll save a heap of time later…[Read more…] about Write Your First Blog Post (But Do These 7 Things First)
Before choosing your WordPress theme, let’s stop a minute and think about good blog design. These blog design tips for beginners will help you get your design right from the word go.
Newbie bloggers waste a tonne of time making changes to the look of their theme. Why? Because they choose the wrong theme in the first place. Unless you want to end up in a mess making changes with no coding experience, read these tips on the elements of good blog design…[Read more…] about 8 Blog Design Tips For Beginners (Get A Blog That Rocks)
This is the big fat question if you’re thinking of starting a blog. Do you believe all the hype that you can make money blogging? Or is it just… hype?
There are some serious claims around making huge sums of money from the internet. Maybe some of these claims are true. But before you get too excited dreaming about fast cars and 5-star hotels, I’m here to give you a reality check…[Read more…] about Can You Make Money Blogging In 2019?
Starting a blog is the easy part. You can read my free guide “ How To Start A Blog In 2019“, set up your blog and be ready to write your first post in next to no-time. But if it’s so easy, why aren’t all bloggers swaggering around with their pockets lined with gold?
Surely you just start a blog, write and let the money roll in? I’m afraid not my friends. Instead, you need to know “How To Start A Successful Blog In 2019”.[Read more…] about How To Start A Successful Blog In 2019 (My 57 Blogging Tips)
I have a brand new Pinterest Account. It’s just over a month old. Pinterest wasn’t on my radar when I first launched Simply Hatch. I was thinking about all the usual suspects where my customers might hang out, FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn. Completely forgot about Pinterest. Which is surprising really.[Read more…] about From 39 Pinterest Followers To Over A Thousand (In Just 6 Days)