10 ways to make money with a blog

By: Monica Miller Monday March 25, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, blog, blog for business, make money

10 ways to make money with a blog

You have seen those people on Pinterestclaiming that they are making 6-figure months from blogging, haven't you? Perhaps you're wondering how they do it and if it's really real or not. There are plenty of opportunities to make money with a blog, but making money from a business blogis a tad bit different because we can go outside of the "norm" and create new ways of making money bloggingwith our businesses. Since I coach female entrepreneurs on how to do this, this is the subject I will be taking. Now realize that one... Read More


11 Ways to Increase Your Blog Traffic Now

By: Monica Miller Monday March 4, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, blog for business, why blog

11 Ways to Increase Your Blog Traffic Now

Traffic. How do you get traffic for your blog? You don't want to write a blogand then hear crickets! You want traffic to come to your blogso you can get new leads, new subscribers, and start building residual income from your blog! What's are good traffic sources for your blog? Although there's not one answer that fits all, here are strategies you can put into place to increase traffic to your blogso you can start seeing more results faster. SEO Ensure you have a basic understanding of SEOand how to use it for... Read More


How to Start a Badass Content Calendar for Your Business

By: Monica Miller Monday February 11, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, blog for business, content calendar, blog content

How to Start a Badass Content Calendar for Your Business

When I first starting blogging, I had no rhyme or reason to what I posted. This was back in the day when I was writing about marriage and Germany. Then when I began bloggingfor my business, I started out with themes. But in October 2016, I discovered that if I planned my content with a strategy , then I could easily lead my readers with my content into a webinar or a sale I was having. That is when a Content Strategist was born and I came to LOVE teaching it and sharing it wherever I go. But it all started with me seeing... Read More


How to Conduct Market Research for Your Blog's Content

By: Monica Miller Monday January 28, 2019 comments Tags: blog, blog content, blog post topic, blog for business

How to Conduct Market Research for Your Blog's Content

You're getting ready to begin writing blogposts, but do you know what kinds of blogtopics your audience wants from you? The whole point of blogging is to write topics your audience wants to hear or know more about. You want your readers to think, Is she a mind reader?! We want to speak our audiences language. Sometimes we get caught up in what we think our audience should know rather than what they want to know. Our audience speaks in a different language and you have to know this language. The only way to do that is... Read More


Why is having a Purpose to Your Blog so Important?

By: Monica Miller Monday January 21, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, blog for business, blog content

Why is having a Purpose to Your Blog so Important?

Have you read a blogpost and wondered why the author even began to share his or her content with the world? Or you read a blogand wondered what the person expertise really is. Before you even write one blog post, you need to ensure your blogis serving a purpose so that your message is targeted and unwavering. You don't want people who come to your blogscratching their heads, wondering what your blogis all about. You want it to be crystal clear on what your blogis about, who it is for, and why that person needs to listen to... Read More


4 Successful Ways to Conduct Market Research for Your Business

By: Monica Miller Monday December 10, 2018 comments Tags: content calendar, calendar, content writing, content marketing, blog for business

4 Successful Ways to Conduct Market Research for Your Business

Have you ever read a newsletter, blog post, email, or social media post that just screamed: "This is me!"? How did that writer know how to write what was in your head out onto paper? How did they know you so well (without actually knowing who you are as an individual)? This person had to know his or her audience so well that they know the words that they speak so they can effectively talk to you and catch your attention! If they would have spoken in their own language, you probably wouldn't give their content another look.... Read More


4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

By: Monica Miller Monday December 3, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content creation

4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

What kind of content should you create for your audience? Isn't that the million dollar question? You hear me all the time talking about this topic and how you should be writing content specifically for the audience you serve. But how do you know what they actually want to hear from you? The key to answering this question is first to identify the goal for that content. What do you hope the content will achieve? The goal determines the type of content you'll create and how it educates, inspires and move your audienceto take... Read More


Why Your Business Needs a Weekly Newsletter Now

By: Monica Miller Monday November 5, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, blog, email list, email list building

Why Your Business Needs a Weekly Newsletter Now

Who uses the terms newsletter anymore? Probably only a few of us and what we really mean behind "newsletters" is email marketing. The term newsletter is language everyone understands but doesn't fully understand. A newsletter, to me, is a weekly email that gets sent out to a large majority of your email list to let them know about a new blog post, podcast or video you just published. It's also a place to let your people know that you're hosting a free workshop, webinar, or even selling a brand new product, service, or course... Read More


How to Breakdown Your Content for Future Profitability and Growth

By: Monica Miller Monday October 29, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content marketing

How to Breakdown Your Content for Future Profitability and Growth

The new year is coming up and it's quickly approaching! If you haven't created your editorial calendar yet for 2019 (or even a few months of it), go back and read this post . Inside of last week post, I teach you step by step on setting up an editorial calendar for your blog. Once you have created an editorial calendar, it's time to look past the next few months and into the more distant future. You want to plan for growth and scalability, which helps you keep up with the constant changing needs of your business. As... Read More


How to Create an Editorial Calendar for Your Blog (never be stuck or stagnant again!)

By: Monica Miller Monday October 22, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, blog, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content calendar, content creation

How to Create an Editorial Calendar for Your Blog (never be stuck or stagnant again!)

Have you been caught in the rat-race of, "What should I post?" or staring at a blank screen, wondering what to do next? I've been there and it sucks. There's nothing worse than starting a blog, wanting to shine and tell your truth and be heard and then have nothing to say! It's frustrating to say the least. So what do you do? Well, you need to get organized with an editorial calendar. An editorial calendar will keep you on track and organize your ideas all in one place so you can know what to say and when to say it. No... Read More





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