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 AND more followers on TikTok. 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 to post). But … 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

65+ Digital Products You Can Start Selling Today

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Selling digital products is a quick way to scale your business and earn you income. I began selling digital products a year into opening my business. Being a freelancer, my income was largely determined by how many clients I could have. And if I wanted to increase my income I either had to increase my rates or increase my workload. Both weren’t feasible at the time and I needed new streams of income to grow … Read More

Blogging Best Practices [The Ultimate Guide]

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There are an estimated 600 million blogs on the world wide web. That’s a lot of noise to cut through! So, if you want to start a profitable blog that delivers leads, sales and passive income, there are some blogging best practices you’ll want to follow! There are many books for bloggers you can read to learn about blogging, but in this post, I want to go over some quick-win strategies you can employ today … Read More

Three Instagram Message Recovery Strategies to Try if You’ve Deleted Your Messages

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Instagram is home to many of our memories. Between photos, videos and stories, Instagram is a place where we can virtually “hang out” with people all around the world and share pieces of our lives. Whether you’re a business or an indivdual, you’ve probably used Instagram Direct Messages before to stay in touch with friends or answer questions from a potential customer. Like our emails, our Instagram messages hold a lot of important information and … Read More