How to get TikTok famous and beat the algorithm

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When I was a little girl my dream was to be famous. I loved singing and would bring my karaoke CDs to school and belt out show tunes in the hallway. I even had an agent who would find auditions for me (I was très cool at the age of 10). But, you guessed it, I never became a star and eventually realized that getting famous wasn’t the life for me. Still, I know lots of … Read More

Types of Blogs That Make Money

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This blog niche list will help you find the types of blogs that make money, along with examples of blogs that make money in each niche. Certain blogging niches are profitable because they share two certain characteristics. We are going to talk about what those two characteristics are so that you can evaluate the profitability of a niche, and be more likely to make money blogging. One thing most people wonder before (or even after) … Read More

Is Blogging Dead? 14 Content Marketing Experts Weigh In!

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Blogging is competitive. In fact, today, there are over 600 million blogs. All that extra competition means it’s incredibly hard to get your content noticed. So it’s easy to understand why businesses might ask themselves, “is blogging dead?” But is blogging really dead, or has the landscape just evolved? If you ask me, it’s far from being dead. As a B2B SaaS copywriter, I’ve been able to see firsthand how my work helps acquire traffic, … Read More

TikTok vs Instagram: Which Platform is Best for You?

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I vividly remember my first time scrolling through videos on TikTok. As I swiped through copious videos of people dancing and lipsyncing, I thought to myself, “oh my gosh, I feel old,” and “wait…I kind of love this.“ It almost reminded me of Instagram’s early days–back when we posted grainy brunch photos with that horrible Kelvin filter–and the older generations couldn’t fathom why anybody would want to see photos of our food. But Instagram eventually … Read More

TikTok Stats Every Marketer Should Know

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TikTok is growing rapidly and shows no signs of slowing down. If you want to use TikTok for business, you need to know these TikTok stats. The statistics below will help you make smart decisions about your social media marketing strategy, so you can get more likes on TikTok, get more followers on TikTok, and grow your business as a whole. The stats covered are broken up by four different sections: TikTok Demographics TikTok Usage … Read More

How to Get Traffic to Your Website for Free

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One of the biggest problems bloggers face is that they want to figure out how to get traffic to their website for free, and I’m assuming you can relate as well. While using paid advertising can be a good way to drive traffic to your website, ads are costly and can be confusing to run on your own, so as a blogger or small business, it’s really important that you know how to get traffic to … Read More

How to Find the Best Time to Post on TikTok

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When is the best time to post on TikTok? The answer might surprise you! Today, I’m going to show you how you can find the best time to upload your videos so you can simultaneously get more likes, more followers, and maybe even become TikTok famous. I’ve also spoken with several TikTokers who have gone viral and we’re breaking down how long it takes to go viral on TikTok (after you find the best time … Read More

Can You Make Money Selling Websites?

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There are numerous ways to start a profitable blog and make money, such as affiliate marketing, display ads and digital product sales. But did you know that you can also make a pile of money simply through selling your website? “You can’t really make money selling websites, can you?“ Yes! You absolutely can. When you think about it, a website is essentially a digital piece of real estate. And just like you can flip a … Read More

10 Easy Ways To Promote Your Blog For Free

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Wouldn’t it be nice if the traffic could just roll into your blog posts as soon as you hit publish? Ah, in an ideal world, yes! But unfortunately, it requires a little strategy to promote your posts (both new and old). Today, I’m going to share with you different ways you can promote your blog (for free!) to keep your readers pouring in! 1. Facebook Groups I know what you’re thinking: “I already tried using … Read More

Here’s Why You Need to Stop Focusing on Your Pinterest Monthly Viewers

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Vanity metrics are hard to ignore. At times, we feel elated looking at our numbers climb, but when they fall, we feel confused and wonder what we are doing wrong. Pinterest monthly viewers are a great example of a vanity metric that we need to stop putting so much emphasis on. Focusing on your Pinterest monthly viewers will harm your marketing strategy and prevent you from digging into data that will actually help you grow … Read More