Blogging Tips: How to get Featured by Pinterest

Tips to getting featured by Pinterest

Something pretty amazing happened this week – my “Easy Thanksgiving Ideas” board was featured by Pinterest.  To be honest, I didn’t even know it had happened.  My friend Bobbie messaged me and said I better check Facebook, so I did.  People were congratulating me on the feature.  My hands went numb and I my mind… Continue Reading…

Grow your Blog: G+ Link Up

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Hey yall!  Im back again with another way to grow your blog – Google +!  I wish I could tell you home important G+ is for bloggers, but that would be a long, long post.  Just know that it helps with SEO [search engine optimization] and authorship.  That means more people that are searching for… Continue Reading…

Mom Behind the Blog – Clumsy Crafter

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Yall, I am so excited to start this new series!  I love meeting other moms in the blog world.  Why?  Because they are so normal and down to earth and they make me feel normal too.  I think sometimes it hard to see a person as just like us when we are always showcasing the… Continue Reading…

Grow your Blog: Pinterest Link Up

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Ahh, Pinterest.  How I love thee.  Let me count the ways.  You are endlessly entertaining, you inspire me to be crafty and Susie Homemaker, you have some of the best tips and tricks around, oh and your my number one traffic source.  Yup, not only is it my go to search engine, it also brings… Continue Reading…

Blogging Tips: 7 Twitter Tips to Increase Followers

7 twitter tips to help increase your followers!  very helpful information

I first started using Twitter to remind myself of things throughout the day.  I wasn’t worried about followers, in fact it creeped me out when people followed me!  Now I understand Twitter better and why its important in blogging and business.  Its easy to get lost in the sea of tweets though and it can… Continue Reading…

Blogger Tips: How to Add a Button to your Sidebar

How to Add Buttons to your Sidebar

We all have been spoiled with the ad service, Passionfruit Ads.  I love them as much as everyone else does [I even did a vlog tutorial on how to use em!] but I am sad to see that they are charging a monthly fee soon.  From a business standpoint I totally get it.  Its no… Continue Reading…

6 Tips to Beat Writers Block

6 Ways to beat writers block

6 Tips to Beat Writers Block Hi everyone! My name is Amanda, and I blog over at Indisposable Mama. First of all, I would like to thank Kelley for having me here today. I have been reading her blog for about a year now, and I can say in all honesty that she is THE… Continue Reading…

Scheduling Posts

How and Why to Schedule Posts in both Blogger and Wordpress via thegrantlife.com

Scheduling Posts Blogging can be overwhelming.  There is so much that goes along with it that sometimes we get burned out.  Trust me, I’ve been there and done that.  But I love blogging and the community so I had to learn a few tricks to make it easier.  My number one tip to beat burn… Continue Reading…

Google Analytics Explained

Google Analytics Explained - Traffic, Referring Sites and Keywords via thegrantlife.com

Last week I showed yall how to set up Google Analytics.  It takes less then 5 minutes to set up and is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your blog.  It gives you so much information that you can use to better your site.  Today, Im going to go over what… Continue Reading…

Blogger Tips: How to Setup Google Analytics

Easy Steps to set up Google Analytics via thegrantlife.com

Im excited to share this tutorial with yall today!  Its super easy and its the most beneficial thing for your blog.  Setting up Google analytics takes a little over 5 minutes.  When brands ask for your stats they are looking for your Google Analytics.  Its the most accurate and well recognized.  Ill show you how… Continue Reading…