31 Days Of Writing Prompts For January

writing-prompts

We know how hard it can be to come with blog posts topics and we want to give you a helping hand! We’ve created 31 different writing prompts for the month of January. We want 2015 to be a successful year for all of our SITStah’s! 31 Days of Writing Prompts Feel free to pick […]

5 Ways To Spruce Up Your Blog Design

5 tips to help you update your blog design

As we start a new year today, it is a good opportunity to take a look at your blog design. Does it represent you and your writing? Is it clean, or has clutter began to build up in those sidebars? Do you still love it as much as you did the day it went live? […]

The Number One Secret to Blogging Success

Learn the secret to blogging success.

What is your idea of blogging success? Is it a certain number of pageviews or followers? Getting invited on a press trip, or participating in paid campaigns? No matter what goal you are striving to reach, there is one secret that can help you move forward. The Secret To Blogging Success The idea of having […]

How To Reply To Comments On Instagram

Reply To comments on Instagram

Instagram is a fun social media platform, because it is all about beautiful pictures. The social part of Instagram happens in the comments under each picture, so it is important to make sure you are leaving comments that will prompt notifications to the people you want to include in your conversation. How To Reply To Comments On Instagram […]

4 Tips To Help You Avoid Blogging Burnout

Tips For Avoiding Blogging Burnout

Let’s talk about a topic that is probably relevant for all of us: avoiding blogging burnout. Sometimes you can feel like you are just tired of blogging and need a break. We’ve probably all been there and it’s not fun. So today I’m sharing four tips to help you keep your blog fun this year.   Avoiding […]

Where To Find Free Images For Your Blog Posts

Free Images For Your Blog Posts

We live in an image-driven world, especially online. Images are important for blogs. They help you break up text, add interest, illustrate your topic, and (maybe most importantly) give your readers something to pin on Pinterest. But where can you find free images you can use on your blog when you haven’t taken the perfect […]

Being Content with your Blog

I Stopped Stressing About My Blog

Do you have goals for your blog? It is great to know what you want, and have a plan for getting there. Follow that plan. Reach for your dream. But don’t make stress your partner in this journey. I Learned To Be Content With My Blog And Stop Stressing Contentment is something that I have struggled […]

How To Balance Family Life And Blogging Goals

Finding your work life balance

Sometimes you have to get really honest with yourself about how well you are achieving balance between family, life, and blogging. You might have to adjust some of your goals to make everything work. Balance Family Life And Blogging Goals I think if we’re honest pretty much all of us would like to see crazy-high […]

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Blogging

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Blogging

One great place to get advice is from someone who has been where you are going now. This is especially true in blogging. Learning what things experienced bloggers wish they had known when they started out can give you insight into what you should be doing now. 5 Things I Wish I Knew When I […]

Does Your Website Leave A Good First Impression?

Does your website leave a good first impression?

Did you know that most people make up their mind about your website or blog in the first few seconds of looking at it? It’s true. You don’t have much time to make an impression. What is the first impression your website design is giving to new visitors? Website Design: First Impressions When a reader […]

Gorgeous DIY Photography Board

DIY photography board

Bloggers often need photographs of little objects, plates of food, or other things that need a good spot to sit when being photographed with a simple but lovely background. Using the same spot on your kitchen counter post after post doesn’t cut it. A great solution is to make a photography board that can serve […]

How to Brainstorm & Create Brilliant Ideas

Learn how to brainstorm great blog post ideas.

Sometimes, when you sit down at the computer, the words flow like a river. Everything is perfect. Finding something to write isn’t hard, the biggest problem is typing fast enough to get all your great ideas on the screen. But this isn’t always how it goes. On the days when the idea river seems to have […]

How to Comment on Blogs

How to leave amazing blog comments.

Comments are the love language of most bloggers. We all love them. But not all blog comments are created equal. It is important to leave comments that create value for the blogger on whose post you are commenting, as well as value for you. How is that possible? How To Leave Amazing Blog Comments A lot […]

How To Write Blog Posts People Actually Want To Read

write blog posts people actually want to read

You put a lot of time and work into your blog, because you want to draw people in to read your words. Sometimes small changes in how you present your words can make a big difference. How To Write Blog Posts People Want To Read Having great ideas isn’t the only step involved with writing […]

Resources for Life: Blogging Tools

Great blogging resources.

There are so many great blogging resources out there, it can be hard to keep them all straight. Plus it is easy to miss some of them unless you are looking really hard. Today’s Blog Tip gives you a list of some blogging resources you don’t want to miss. Blogging Resources Over the years I […]

Best Sites To Submit Food Posts And Increase Traffic

Best Sites To Submit Your Food Posts

High quality blog posts about food can dramatically increase traffic to your blog, whether or not you are a food blogger – if you know where to submit food posts in order to get noticed and get people to click right over to read your work! Best Sites To Submit Food Posts And Increase Traffic […]

How To Feel More Connected In The Blogging World

How To Feel More Connected In The Blogging World

I remember the exact moment things changed for me in the blogging world. I had joined SITS Girls about a week or two earlier at the request of a fellow blogger, and I was participating in my first SITS Sharefest on Twitter. I shared a photo of my six-month-old son wearing a moose snowsuit, and […]

31 Powerful Tips for Getting More Facebook Engagement

How to get engagement on your facebook page.

Do you have a love/hate relationship with Facebook? Many bloggers do. You want to use it to promote your blog and connect with your readers, but Facebook doesn’t make it easy. Here are some tips that will help you get better results. Increase Your Facebook Engagement Facebook, oh we love it, don’t we? The sad […]

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