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…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…
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on August 1, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
The summer is starting to wind down quickly. Just take a look at all of the Back-to-School sales that are underway! When getting ready for a brand-new school year, life can become a little overwhelming over the course of the next few months. This is the precise time to dig into your blogging and allow…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on July 24, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
No matter what anyone tells you everyone who blogs wants to increase their readership numbers. After all, who wants to toil away at…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on July 22, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on July 18, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
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…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…Continue
Twitter is one of the top promotional resources for brands, bloggers, the president and even the pope to share news, pictures, videos, links and anything else that can fit into 140 characters or less. Twitter’s driving force is its ability to share news and information in real time, which is why even first responders and the police use Twitter to share up-to-the-minute…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on April 30, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
Do you know who’s reading your blog? If your answer is simply “women” or “moms,” then your blog can benefit from a user persona. If your answer is “I don’t know” then you definitely need a user persona!
At Mom Blogger’s Club, we’re always researching the best tips and tricks to help you create better content in less time. This week’s article and Thursday’s…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on April 23, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
With over 1 billion viewers worldwide, a well-crafted YouTube channel can extend your blog’s reach, gain it more exposure, increase traffic and generate backlinks, all without you ever getting behind or in front of a camera. This post and Thursday’s live chat uncover simple steps to integrate YouTube into your blogging…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on April 16, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Adding images to your blog posts that you can also push to your social media channels makes you more visible and it can help to extend your blog’s reach and increase readership. Last week in Part 1 of improving your image and creating better graphics for your blog we found some alternatives to the traditional stock photo sites and discussed how to use both stock…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on April 10, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Creating an image that is unique, stylish and that resonates is not easy. It takes time, research, dedication and a lot of decision-making. But mostly, it takes time. And time, for many of us, is not exactly easy to come by.
Writing unique, compelling content that is interesting also takes a lot of time, and when you decided to start a blog you probably thought more about what you would write rather than what images you would choose to visually express your content.…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on April 2, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
But first, you have to understand what makes a pin, well, pinnable.
This post breaks down Pinterest to teach you how to…Continue
If you are looking to take your blog from a hobby to something more professional, enduring and profitable, then you need sponsors. But, to hook sponsors, you’ll need a media kit that tells your blog’s story. Creating a media kit is a proactive way to reach out to sponsors instead of waiting for sponsors to find you. This blog post is going to cover the media kit basics: what a media kit is, why a media kit is important for growing your blog’s brand and what you need to get…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on March 19, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
A lot of rules and regulations protect bloggers and their content, but it can be confusing to navigate the waters if you’re new to blogging. This article breaks down online etiquette and laws so you know what you can and can’t do online.
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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is an independent agency of the United States government whose mission is to protect consumers and promote competition.
In 2006, the FTC noticed…Continue
Your logo is what sets your blog apart from competitors in your niche; it’s everything from your stamp of approval to your calling card for your blog. With all that pressure, it can be hard to know where to start in condensing your blog into one mark that represents all you do. Many bloggers have little to no graphic design training, so often, we have to explore other avenues for creating the perfect logo to represent our blogs.
What Makes a Standout…Continue