How to Do Keyword Research (and Get 584,958+ Monthly Readers) to Your Blog in 2023

Keyword Research How to Research Keywords to Blog About and Get More Readers

So, why is it important to learn how to do keyword research? While some bloggers drive traffic to their websites from a combination of social media, word-of-mouth and email subscribers—the most successful blogs diversify their marketing. That includes strategic keyword research with the best (free) keyword tool & thoughtful content planning that results in traffic

How to Add Images in WordPress and Reduce File Size in 2023 (Both Classic and Gutenberg Editors)

Today, we’re breaking down how to add images in WordPress and reduce their file size (to keep your pages & posts loading as quickly as possible). When you’re just learning the fundamentals of how to start a blog, there’s a lot to figure out, I get it. We’ve talked about how to change font size,

5 Steps How to Write a Freelance Proposal (Free Template Download) in 2023

How to Write a Freelance Proposal (Free Downloadable Freelance Proposal Template)

It pays to learn how to write a freelance proposal, whether you’re new to the world of freelancing, a seasoned veteran in your field or freelancing while working a full-time job. Convincing potential clients that you’re the best fit for the job (with a strong freelance proposal) is an invaluable skill to learn early on. Writing

23 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting a Blog that Earns $30,000/mo

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Today, my blog makes around $25,000 to $35,000 per month (with peaks as high as $55,000/mo and dips as low as $15,000/mo depending upon seasonality and Built to Blog course launches). But that didn’t happen overnight. In fact, there are a lot of things I wish I knew before starting a blog—lessons that would’ve saved me time,

Taxes for Bloggers 101: How to Do Taxes on Your Blog Income in 2023 (Tax Tips for Bloggers)

Taxes for Bloggers 101: How to Do Taxes on Blog Income (Blog Tax Tips) This Year

Believe it or not, taxes for bloggers are pretty straightforward and easy to manage. I use a combination of practical tax tips for bloggers (informed by my CPA), paired with just a small handful of useful, free and inexpensive tax tools to manage all of the tax implications of running my blog business. It’s not

5 Best BuiltWith Alternatives (for Technology Profiling) in 2023

5 Best BuiltWith Alternatives for Technology Profiling Tools

If you have a competitor website that’s always one step ahead of you, chances are you’d like to learn some of their secrets, right? Enter today’s topic: BuiltWith alternatives. Whether it’s the backend services they run, the website framework they use, their programming language, WordPress themes, the frontend technology or otherwise—you can gain useful insights

101 Best Online Business Courses for Entrepreneurs, Creatives and Professionals (Free & Cheap) in 2023

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I know first-hand that ultimately when you’re taking an online business course—you should be paying for results. Sure, you have to show up and do the work, but the system needs to be there too. I’ve also explored the countless free, cheap & affordable online business courses on other top educational platforms like Skillshare and Udemy. I’ve