How to Make Money with Affiliate Marketing in 3 Easy Steps

How to Make Money with Affiliate marketing

How long do you need to wait before you can make money with a blog? At least weekly I get asked that question in some form. My answer? Don’t wait. 🙂 The biggest difference between a “hobby” blogger and a “full-time” blogger is the full-time blogger has a way to get paid. Now, before you […]

GDPR for Bloggers: How to be Compliant in 3 Simple Steps

Say GDPR One More Time...

GDPR for Bloggers

If you’ve been left confused, frustrated or even oblivious to GDPR and why it even matters to bloggers like you and me, then I have good news. I want to share with you three simple steps you can take to become GDPR compliant. Maybe you’re tired of hearing about “GDPR”… I know I am! Say GDPR one […]

How to Free Up Your Online Business Through Outsourcing | Connor Gillivan of FreeeUp

A podcast interview all about best practices of outsourcing

FreeeUp Reviews

Want to get more done in less time? The answer is outsourcing. Yet for so many of us, outsourcing feels expensive time prohibitive. I recently set down with Connor Gillivan of (Yes, there’s an extra “e” in their brand name). Connor is the author of Free Up Your Business: 50 Secrets to Bootstrap Million […]

How to Promote a Membership Site: 6 Key Strategies

Creatively promote your membership site all year long

How to Promote a Membership Site

While the prospect of recurring monthly income is exciting, many content creators are still unsure about how to promote a membership site. Simply opening the doors to a new membership site is no guarantee of success. If you are looking to launch a membership site, then check out our blog post: How to Launch a […]

“How a Former Elementary Teacher Became a Full-Time Blogger [Podcast]”

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Blogging Your Passion Podcast

Listen as Jonathan interviews a former elementary teacher on how she became a full-time blogger. Linda Kardamis is the founder of, a site dedicated to helping Christian teachers grow in confidence, renew their perspective, and make a lasting impact in their students’ lives. Linda offers online courses, blog content and even podcasts to help equip teachers to be their best.

  1. Can you tell us a bit about your story as a teacher.
  2. Why did you want to start in the first place?
  3. I know launching an online course was pivotal in getting you where you are today. Can you talk about what went into launching that very first course?
  4. Today you have several online courses. Any tips on what makes a topic a good candidate for an online course?
  5. Do you have any favorite traffic or list building strategies?
  6. Looking back, what were the key moves you made to get you where you are today?
  7. How can listeners best connect with you?

What is a Lead Magnet? (Plus 12 Easy Examples)

How to Triple Your Email List with Lead Magnets

What is a lead magnet

On a recent webinar about blogging, I asked the live audience: “What is a lead magnet?” I was surprised by how much confusion there was around this powerful tool. A lead magnet is a piece of valuable content you give away for free in exchange for an email address. Why would you want a reader’s […]

How to Hire on Upwork and Build Your Dream Team

The Ultimate Outsourcing Checklist for Upwork

How to hire on upwork

“You are the biggest bottleneck in your business.” When I first heard those words, I was taken aback. As the founder, after all, I want my online business to succeed more than anyone else. Yet, after I digested that statement, I knew it was true. You are the biggest bottleneck in your business. Click To […]

ConvertKit Review: 7 Big Reasons I Made the Switch

How I Use ConvertKit to Scale and Automate My Online Business

ConvertKit Review | ConvertKit Reviews

Are you a blogger looking for a simple, yet effective email marketing service? Now that I’ve been a user for awhile, I thought I’d offer a thorough ConvertKit review so you can see how I’m using this service to grow my online business. Since starting my blog in 2009, I’ve used everything from Aweber, MailChimp, […]

Blogging Habits: 5 Daily Habits to 10x Your Blog Productivity

Try these 5 habits for a week and become twice as productive

blogging habits

Developing core blogging habits are the foundation to your success as a blogger. Yet, two factors stop most aspiring bloggers from writing more content, publishing more posts and producing more results. These two key factors will determine your success or failure. They often elude us like a two-year-old let loose in the clothing section of […]