Behind the Scenes: How My First Blogging Bootcamp Went

By: Monica Miller Tuesday November 12, 2019 comments Tags: blog for business, tools for blogging, blog traffic

Behind the Scenes: How My First Blogging Bootcamp Went

How many of you have wanted to put on a challenge? Whether it's a 5 or 7-day challenge or even a 30-day challenge, challenges have been shown to increase your traffic, gain more email subscribers, and even get more loyal followers! I hosted my first "real" 7-Day Blogging Bootcamp called Start a Blog that Converts like Crazy and I want to give you a behind the scenes tour of what I did, systems I used, content I created, and some savvy tech equipment, all while being on a budget so you can do the same too. I will even share... Read More


How to Identify and Attract Your Audience to Your Blog

By: Monica Miller Monday October 21, 2019 comments Tags: blog for business, blog content, business blog, start a blog

How to Identify and Attract Your Audience to Your Blog

Starting a blog is fantastic! Starting a blog with no idea who you're talking to is NOT amazing! When you begin blogging, you need to know whom you're talking to. Like, know this person as if they are your BFF. If you've been in business for over a year and are now looking for ways to expand your reach and begin creating impacts in a bigger way, then a blog can be a most excellent fit. And one of the first things you need to ensure you have in place is an audience. Having an audience, or your avatar, in place will help you... Read More


4 Easy Ways to Get Started with Live Video (without being on camera)

By: Monica Miller Monday October 14, 2019 comments Tags: video, business owner, businesswoman, content marketing

4 Easy Ways to Get Started with Live Video (without being on camera)

Live video has made a huge difference in how we communicate and share ourselves with the world. We now have a way to interact with our favorite people by asking questions and commenting on video in real-time. Did you know that Facebook Live videos produce 6 times as many interactions as traditional videos and has 10 times more comments than regular videos, according to 99Firms? Video has a higher return of investment, up to 63% and marketers are tapping into video since it has such a high conversion rate. A... Read More


3 Things that are Important to Your PInterest Strategy

By: Monica Miller Monday August 19, 2019 comments Tags: Pinterest, blog for business, blogging, start a blog

3 Things that are Important to Your PInterest Strategy

Pinterest. The bloggers goddess of search engine plus visual aid to create an experience of both pleasure for the eyes and lust from the soul. Its just about every blogger and business owner's dream to create a loyal following and one way that many have bragged about that happening is through Pinterest. I decided to get into Pinterest after hee-hawing around about it for some time in June of this year after taking Jenna Kutchers Pinterest course . And today, while I am waiting on a friend to meet me in downtown... Read More


Have Too Many Ideas? 3 Easy Ways to Overcome It Now!

By: Monica Miller Monday August 5, 2019 comments Tags: mindset, business, business owner, entrepreneur

Have Too Many Ideas? 3 Easy Ways to Overcome It Now!

How many of you have thought about a great service or product you can provide for your clients? Then you acted on it for it to crash and burn. Or how many of you have gotten into Too Many Ideas Syndrome where it hinders or paralyzes you to the point that you're feeling all over the place or that you're appearing scattered to your audience (and yourself!)? As creatives, we come up with way too many business ideas too often and it's hard to decide which one you should do right away. So how do you chose? How do you decide... Read More


How to be a Christian while Following Your Dreams

By: Monica Miller Monday July 29, 2019 comments Tags: success, blog for business, entrepreneur , mindset

How to be a Christian while Following Your Dreams

"I've been hearing a lot about "follow your dream" and 'the only thing standing between you and your dreams is you.' Stuff like that. Y'all, STOP IT!" I read that on Facebook from an old friend that I grew up with and I paused, suddenly startled and immediately disagreed with this statement. I read a little more of this post, knowing full well that I would disagree with it. "And I chased after that dream, nothing and no one could stop me. But it wasn't what God had planned for me. DON'T follow your dreams... FOLLOW CHRIST! Chase... Read More


How Homeschooling prepared me for Entrepreneurship

By: Monica Miller Monday July 22, 2019 comments Tags: homeschool, businesswoman, business owner, entrepreneur

How Homeschooling prepared me for Entrepreneurship

Hi, my name is Monica and I was homeschooled my entire schooling life. And I had a tremendous social life thanks to homeschool groups in my local area (just in case you thought homeschoolers don't have a social life...). Oh and we had proms, a basketball team, cheerleaders, and "popular" girls and guys. Homeschooling, when done right, is a lot like traditional school systems, but we are doing our work at home, at different times, with different curriculum and all taught by different people. A lot of times, it was self-learning. ... Read More


How to Set Up Your Blog's Goals for Ultimate Success

By: Monica Miller Monday June 17, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, blog for business, blog traffic

How to Set Up Your Blog's Goals for Ultimate Success

Many bloggers have lofty plans for their blog (as they should), and for you, you might be thinking that you're going to reach millions and impact thousands of lives! While that can happen (and I am sure it will because you are brilliant), you need to set some goals in place now so you can make it a reality. Why do we need to have goals for our blog? The Side Blogger said it nicely this way: "Without goals, you have nothing to measure your growth against. Also, without goals, youll lose your motivation. Whether its blogging... Read More


Why Email is a Super Important Marketing Channel

Tuesday May 28, 2019 comments Tags: email list, email list building, content marketing

Why Email is a Super Important Marketing Channel

This blog was guest written by Kayleigh Alexandra from Micro Startups . Micro Startups is your online destination for everything startup. They are dedicated to spreading the word about hard-working solopreneurs and SMEs making waves in the business world. Visit the blog for the latest dose of startup, entrepreneur, and charity insights from top experts around the globe @getmicrostarted. Do you think email has been killed by social media? You may want to rethink that. Facebook and Twitter only have 2 billion users combined,... Read More


How to Write a Blog Post Like a Boss

By: Monica Miller Monday May 20, 2019 comments Tags: blog for business, start a blog, blog post topic, blog

How to Write a Blog Post Like a Boss

It's time to write that blog post! But... you have so many questions like, "Where do I start?" "I need forever worth of content to begin blogging!" (Recent one I heard!) "I don't know how long a blog post should be!" Or whatever else you have going through your head. Inside of this post, you're going to learn how to write a blog post like a boss! Now this article is more of a overview, but if you want step-by-step instruction on how to create a crafty headline all the way down to publishing your blog post, then read my ... Read More





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