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Blogging for Beginners: How to Get Started on the Right Foot (tools for blogging)

Starting a blog is an exciting roller coaster ride of an adventure. There are a lot of ups and downs. Just when you think you’ve gotten the hang of something, you realize there is something else to learn. 

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Blogging for Beginners: How to Start Building Your Email List

List Building

If you are just starting your blog, great, get started building your email list. If only I had started my email list either before I started my blog or even when I started my blog but I didn’t. Start your list now, even if all you have is a “Coming Soon” page. There are several ways to build an email list, but the most common is

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Self Host Your Blog: What You Need to Know About Self-Hosting Your Blog

When I was looking to start a blog I kept seeing every one suggest that if you wanted to be serious about blogging you should self host your blog. Self-hosting refers to your ability to own your blog. If you use a free site, you don’t have control over what happens to it. 

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Squarespace vs WordPress – Which is Easiest to Get Started Blogging?

One of the first decisions you will need to make when starting a blog is whether you or not you want to be self-hosted. Self-hosted means you get to pick your domain and won’t see any branding. For example, a non-self-hosted blog domain might be elizabethstapleton.wordpress.com but a self-hosted blog domain would drop the wordpress.com 

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5 Reasons to Keep Side Hustling & 3 Reasons to Stop

5 Reasons to Keep Side Hustling Here from my patio today, I’m going to give you 5 reasons to keep on side hustling and 3 instances where it may be time to stop side hustling so much. 1. Money in the Bank Saving money is always good. J$ at Budgets are Sexy has his Gigs […]

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What You Need to Know About Getting Started with Side Hustles

Side hustles can be a great way to make extra money. But before you start diving into a bunch of different side hustles, make sure you know what you are getting into. That way you can make the extra money and still enjoy life.Things to Consider Before Diving into a Side HustleBefore you dive head […]

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Make Money on the Side with Freelance Writing

I am currently a full-time freelance writer but I actually started freelance writing to make more money on the side. One of the reasons I love freelance writing is the ROI on your time and effort. While you can get freelance gigs that pay more than minimum wage, it is usually not much more than minimum […]

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Freelance Gigs | How to Get Started

The freelance gig industry is growing in leaps and bounds, and chances are you’ve heard about it but just didn’t think about doing it yourself. The difference between a freelance gig and a traditional second job is that you control your schedule and choose what events or activities you want to work.Freelance Gig Ideas to […]

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Side Hustle Series: The Best and Worst of Working Retail

Ah retail, whether it was your first job, your summer job in college, or your side hustle, retail has a lot of pros and cons. If you have ever worked retail, then you know this. If not I’m here to enlighten you. I have had the pleasure of working retail at three very different stores: […]

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Side Hustle Series: Stadium Security

I’m very excited to be guest posting over at Budgets Are Sexy about this super fun side hustle. You can head over there to read the details.My Experience Working Stadium SecurityHere is some more information about one of my favorite hustles. I started working at Gillette Stadium in Fall 2012 and left December 2013. I […]

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