This week’s posts made me want to live in an RV and perennially chase the warmer weather while reading more novels and finding creative ways to stay well-clear of writer’s block. Quite a good week, if I’m being honest!
I think it’s probably because it’s grey and drizzly here (autumn is well on the way) that I’m dreaming of an endless summer road trip…
Michelle Schroeder-Gardner explains in detail how she earned her first million – mostly from her blog, Making Sense of Cents. She posted for us here on ProBlogger last month on How To Make Time To Grow A Successful Blog When You Have A Full-Time Job – her tips are solid.
The ‘Sharent’. Are We Safe As Parent Bloggers? Do We Put Our Children And Selves At Risk? | The Huffington Post
I think most parent bloggers have grappled with all the pros and cons that come with living their lives online, but it never seems like there’s one clear answer. Where is your line in the sand?
3 Ways to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others | Psych Central
The blogging comparison beast is large and loud, and can often get in our way of doing our best on the internet. I love these practical tips, based in psychology, to get yourself out of the negative mindset. You’d be surprised how impactful it is to just recognise your feelings and say them out loud!
How to Turn Your Email into High Ranking Articles: Repurpose and Rank in 6 Steps | Orbit Media
Not only repurposing content (which we love here at ProBlogger for working smarter, not harder), but ranking for it too! Excellent.
Which is more important than ever on the internet, where we have a global audience.
Well it was probably always coming, but it does change things. How will you handle it?
From March 1, brands and influencers (and all the people in between) will need to abide by new amendments to the Advertiser Code of Ethics in Australia – which won’t affect the large number of folk who are upfront and honest, but will be an expensive mistake for others who don’t disclose.
How to blog when you’ve hit a wall and run out of creative ideas | Creative Boom
Which hopefully won’t be you, but hey – we’ve all been there!
How To Improve Your Email Campaigns Using Analytics | Search Engine People
Even if numbers are just not your thing, there’s much to be learned from them – especially when it comes to making good decisions based on past performance.
Where journalism and blogging meet! I also think we may forget about proper names and place names when it comes to crafting the best headline… but I guess the real talent is merging keyword-rich headlines that actually engage human readers. May that be all of us!
What caught your eye this week?