Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances

This post was recently requested by you guys, and although I have not actually monetized this blog or applied for Google Adsense yet, (I’m working on it…) I do have some tips on how to apply, what to expect, and common reasons why people get rejected.  So keep reading to find out how you can apply today, and receive that acceptance notification.   1. Privacy … Continue reading Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances

From Front-End to Full-Stack: The Journey Begins

Becoming a full-stack web developer requires you to cover a ton of skills, which you may already know. For beginners, it’s often not easy to find the right learning path and gain quick result. At first sight, it might be overwhelming to understand what you need to learn and how everything fits together as a whole in the end. For self-taught developers like me, it’s … Continue reading From Front-End to Full-Stack: The Journey Begins

10 Mistakes You Might be Making as a New Blogger

Hey guys!  So as you know, I’ve been blogging for just over a month now.  While overall I feel like I have had pretty good success and have gotten a lot of positive feedback on my blog, as a new blogger you just make mistakes.  Even if you have done your research before starting your blog, you are still entering a community where you don’t … Continue reading 10 Mistakes You Might be Making as a New Blogger

Top 5 Ways to Monetize Your Blog

For many people, the possibility of making money from their blog is a far off dream.  After all, is it really possible to make money by just blogging?  I mean, that sounds risky. However, if you monetize your blog properly and at the right time, you can actually make a significant income through it.  Depending on where you are, you may not be able to … Continue reading Top 5 Ways to Monetize Your Blog

Building a Better Blog in 10 Steps

Every blogger want to know what they can do to improve their blog, generate more traffic, and engage readers.  While some people think that having an interactive blog with tons of followers and fans is an impossible feat, the journey towards improving your blog an actually be turned into a simple step by step process. As it turns out, the journey towards a better blog … Continue reading Building a Better Blog in 10 Steps

How to Write A Mission Statement for Your Blog

I have been talking a lot about mission statements in my posts and how it is important for you to have one for your blog.  While, many of you may be familiar with mission statements at college, work, or nonprofits, mission statements for blogs look a little bit different. While blog mission statements are fairly simple to construct, they convey a meaning for you and … Continue reading How to Write A Mission Statement for Your Blog

5 Thoughts Your Publisher Has When Reading Your Manuscript

We hear a lot about what WE should try to do when working towards publishing a book.  The steps are laid out for us, and although each one is lengthy in completion, we can generally figure out some type of process towards the progress we want. However, do you ever wonder what’s going on inside the publisher’s head?  What are they thinking and looking for?  … Continue reading 5 Thoughts Your Publisher Has When Reading Your Manuscript

The Basics of Building a Writing Platform

In nearly every blogging, writing, or publishing how-to list, advice post, or article, you will hear the words “writing platform.”  For people who know exactly what this is and exactly how to build one, this is not something stressful.  However, the mount of people who know absolutely everything about building a writing platform and are completely confident in themselves is very slim. The good news … Continue reading The Basics of Building a Writing Platform

What Social Media Platform is Right for My Writing?

In today’s world, every aspiring writer needs to work with social media.  Whether it be perfecting their WordPress blog, advertising their latest posts to Facebook and Twitter, or struggling to understand the complication that is Instagram Ads, (I’m still working on this one….) writers must learn how to use these platforms and they must also decide which ones can be most useful to them and … Continue reading What Social Media Platform is Right for My Writing?