There is a consistent theme that runs through a lot of conversations about money in the mom blogosphere. Typically moms want other bloggers to reveal what they earn in order to get an idea of how to price various partnerships they have with brands. But, is this the right thing to do?
It can be frustrating when you’re new to the world of brand partnerships.…Continue
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We have heard time and again that those who create quality content and entertainment will be the ones who succeed in blogging and in all other media and content businesses, for that matter. That’s why all bloggers who rise rise to the top are - for the most part - thoughtful, creative, great writers.
Thinking differently about the work you do will definitely…Continue
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The end of the year is quickly approaching which means there are going to be a lot of campaigns flowing in and through the mom blogging community especially as the holidays gear up. That’s all to say: Brace yourself! The final months of the year are going to be interesting!
As a mom blogger you know that this is the perfect time to start thinking about the…Continue
One of the most important things you can do before typing your very first blog post is create a great blog title. A blog title can literally make or break your blog. It says everything about who you are and what you are all about. And it tells your readers what they can expect from your writings.
From your blog title alone readers can deduce whether you…
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There’s no way around it: All of the influencer mom and dad bloggers work with public relations firms in one way or the other, from receiving products to review and securing advertising for their blogs to getting invited to mom blogger events and becoming spokespeople or ambassadors for companies.
Most of us didn’t know how to work with PR agencies when we…Continue
We read a lot of mom blogs. It's inevitable. Most mom bloggers, we've noticed, really aren't blogging for the cold hard cash. Rather, they are newer bloggers with small children who might review products on occasion, but who mainly tell stories about their everyday lives. Many of these blogs remind us of how the mom blogging community was eight years ago when all we did was…Continue
Content is key to your entire blog. It’s the foundation. If there is no content then your blog is really useless, right? It’s just sitting there, honestly. You have to bust your writing chops to be taken seriously in the blogging world. Your writing is what will set you apart and will put you in high demand. So, make sure you work on high quality posts with as much fervor…Continue
There is nothing like a little self-reflection that improves your writing and the way you communicate with your readers. Self-reflection allows us to see where we’re making mistakes and where we are excelling. It allows us to ask ourselves tough questions that require honesty and forthrightness.
Below are five questions you should routinely ask yourself to ensure you’re creating the best blog you can for your readers
1. Would I Read My Own…Continue
If you are reading this article chances are it is because you want to become an A-list mom blogger, so let’s get right to the point, shall we? If you are going to become an A-List mom blogger there are simple steps you need to take in order to realize your dream. It’s not going to be easy, but it is doable if you put your mind to it.
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If you follow the mom blogging community carefully you will probably soon realize that the stakes are high and the competition is fierce to become one of the best mom bloggers on the Net. In large part you would be correct in your assessment. Moms are working around the clock to become notables in our blogging niche. To achieve “blog fame” it takes a lot of hard work,…Continue
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Are you a food lover, have great ideas about meal planning, or create fabulous recipes you cannot imagine keeping to yourself? Then you might consider creating a food blog. Here are a few easy tips to getting started as a Web foodie.
This may sound rather rudimentary, but a food-related blog theme is vital to any foodie blog either in…
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No matter what anyone tells you everyone who blogs wants to increase their readership numbers. After all, who wants to toil away at blogging and their unique visits remain in the low double…Continue
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The other day a mom asked if it is too late to start a mom blog. Our resounding answer was and will always be, “No!” It’s never too late.
If business owners, brands, inventors, writers, musicians, designers, authors, and everyday people ever thought it was too late to do anything we wouldn’t be a land of innovators and brilliant ideas. Even…Continue
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Hosting a giveaway on your blog is a quick way to get an increase in readers, strengthen your relationships with brands and boost your email subscription list. To keep those readers and email subscribers coming back after the giveaway is over, you have to host a giveaway that’s more than a one-trick pony.
If anyone knows how to host a giveaway, it’s Mom Bloggers Club! We’ve listed here four things to know before you host a giveaway, including the rules of the game,…Continue
Product reviews can increase your blog’s search engine rankings, make you more visible and appealing to brands and you can score some cool loot along the way. However, getting a brand to select you to review their products is no one-two punch—it’s actually a lot of work.
From grooming your blog to creating the perfect pitch letter, follow…Continue
The recipe post. It seems simple enough, right? List some ingredients, some instructions, shoot off a few pictures and you’re done! Not so much. In order to create a recipe post that keeps your readers coming back for seconds, it requires an eye for detail, meticulous methodology and great photography.
Whether you’re a dedicated food blogger or want to…Continue
What can be said about writer’s block that hasn’t already been said? Writer’s block isn’t just a condition; it’s also a feeling. It’s heavy on the shoulders. It makes the back ache, the fingers paralyzed and the mind numb. And it happens for a reason. It happens because you’re bored.
The challenge of writer’s block is…Continue
Creating a blog with a robust readership to attract sponsors is a daunting task for a new blogger—it requires perseverance, a sharp eye for detail and understanding what sponsors want. Sponsors are looking to gain access to your audience, but are also seeking a return on their investment, which is why it’s important to treat these relationships…Continue
We talked a little about the importance of SEO in our last blog—10 Quick Ways to Improve Your Blog Traffic, but many people don’t understand the depths of SEO and why it matters to their blog. All well-known search engines including Google, Bing and Yahoo utilize SEO, or search…Continue