People are always surprised when I say I’ve been making money blogging for over a decade. One reason my blogs are profitable (and have been ever since I was a beginner blogger) is because I experiment with different ways to make money. The second reason… Read More »10 Ways to Make Your Blog Profitable
These five tips for increasing your blog readership won’t guarantee that your blog will get more traffic, but they will help! They’re from a professional freelance writer and blogger – Susan Johnston – who has been writing articles and posts for at least a decade.… Read More »Will People Read Your Blog? It Depends
Search engine optimization (SEO) can be confusing and overwhelming – even to experienced writers and bloggers! These simple, do-able tips will help you use search engine optimization to attract the right readers and increase your blog traffic. I gathered a variety of ideas and stories… Read More »How Do Bloggers Use SEO to Attract Traffic?
Dull content can be the kiss of death – even for writers who love to write! Whether you’re a student writing about a boring topic for school or a freelance writer researching the history of the typewriter (yawn), you won’t write well if you’re bored.… Read More »How to Stay Motivated to Keep Writing
“Make your writing more edgy and quirky,” said a literary agent after reading my See Jane Soar book proposal. “Editors and publishers want edgy, quirky writing.” Back then I had no idea what that meant – but now I do. These tips on how to… Read More »10 Easy Ways Make Your Writing Edgy and Quirky
Here’s why we need to stop doubting ourselves as writers: Self-doubt brings fear of failure, decreased motivation, and increased anxiety. Doubt also increases general mistrust, which feels real but has no reason. Self-doubt creates worry, nervous disorders, and even paranoia. If you doubt yourself as… Read More »How to Stop Doubting Yourself as a Writer
How do you write a magazine article? These tips will give you the confidence you need to write for magazines, submit query letters to editors, and get your writing published. Even if your goal isn’t to become a successful freelance writer, you will benefit from… Read More »10 Simple Ways to Improve Your Magazine Writing Skills
These tips on how to start a Christian blog will help you write like you have a message from the King. Because guess what? You do. You don’t need talent or a theology degree to start a Christian blog – nor do you need to… Read More »How to Start a New Blog to Inspire Christians