How To Make Money Blogging
As a mom I never thought that I’d find myself working from home. It was always the vision of our family for me to be a stay-at-home mom, but as time went on, I wanted to have some creative outlets as well as the opportunity to earn extra income for our family all while being home. As I began to take a serious look at what I needed to do, I realized that I had a lot to learn. As I began to research I realized that blogging was no different than any job that I had worked, the main difference being that I would be my own boss. And I was ready to dive in!
To start off, I made a list of the most important things I wanted to always keep in mind as a blogger. Everyone will have different priorities, but I want to share with you what my list looks like to give you an idea of the types of things you might want to consider.
5 Must Read Books For Mom Bloggers
After reading dozens of books about blogging over the past 4 years, these are the ones that have blessed me the most and given me the insight that I need in my personal blogging journey. These books are written by mom bloggers for mom bloggers and the information within each one is invaluable to me. I hope you find some solace and comfort in these books as you set out to find your place in the blog-o-sphere!
This book has 7 practical, actionable strategies to boost your bottom line. If you are careful to follow what the author shares, you are sure to see your revenue increase! Grab your FREE copy of 7 Surefire Ways to Boost Your Blog Income Overnight today!
How to Blog for Profit: Without Selling Your Soul offers solid advice and practical action plans for writing amazing content that gets noticed and shared, creating compelling images, growing blog traffic, maximizing revenue, and turning your blog into a profitable business. The author of this book, Ruth Soukup, has over one million visitors to her website each month and earns a generous full-time income. Whether you have been blogging for a long time or are just researching the process this book will show you how to get noticed in the blogging world. And I also love how this book really talks about the importance of being yourself and not comparing yourself to others along the way. This is my all-time favorite book about blogging and I highly recommend you make the small investment to read it. It will transform your life!
Building a Framework: The Ultimate Blogging Handbook is filled with 35 chapters of immediately actionable strategies and techniques to help you grow your following, work with brands, and make money from your blog. This strategy has helped Abby turn her hobby blog into a 6-figure blog in just two years! There is now a course to go with this powerful book. You can find more information about both here.
Author and homeschooling mom Tricia Goyer shares her tips for finding balance among all your many hats as a mom. Balancing is a process and a journey, one that Tricia herself has yet to perfect. But between writing more than forty books, raising and homeschooling six kids, being a wife, and being active in her community, she has amassed valuable tips she shares in Balanced.
The book includes tips on:
—how to create focus themes for your family
—how to prioritize your schedule
—how to utilize your job so it also benefits your kids
—how to keep yourself out of the comparison game
—how to make working at home work for you
—and much more!
Blog at Home Mom is a source of practical and encouraging tips to help Christian moms balance their life at home with their blogging ministry or business online. You will find ideas for organizing and prioritizing your blog and writing, as well as setting goals and keeping balance with your home and children.