Being a blogger is not as easy as many people tend to think. Whether you are doing it full-time or on a part-time basis, blogging requires commitment and dedication to be productive. [Read more…]
If you are a freelance writer you might choose to offer your services and write blog posts for organizations and people you know and care about. This can be a fun way to write on a wide range of different and interesting topics. Each day can bring new projects and new ideas to explore. Writing blog posts is also one way to build a portfolio and can even lead to a full-time job if you are patient. But before you jump right in and write, you need to do some creative planning so both you and your client are amazed by the results. [Read more…]
One of the ways to build traffic, improve brand awareness, diversify blog topics, and, in some cases, monetize your blog is to write posts on products and services. This concept adds a level of personalization to your blog by giving your readers an idea of the types of things you use and support which can help them connect on a deeper level with you. Writing about products and services also introduces them to brands that may enhance their wellbeing. [Read more…]
Homeownership is the American dream for many, and bloggers are no exception. If you’ve reached this time in your life journey, you may want to supplement your blogging income so you can afford the home of your dreams. Here are a few ways to make a few extra dollars to put toward that downpayment. [Read more…]
We may almost be in the middle of 2020 already but it still feels like we’re just getting started (No thanks, COVID-19!). The Blog Herald thought of creating a series of blogs to know about in 2020 — different niches, different voices, and different approaches.
We begin with 5 social media blogs to know about. Why follow social media blogs? Because social media has evolved from merely being about networking and interaction to being about business, sales, and employment. [Read more…]
Tik Tok…If you have spent considerable time on social media during the lockdown or quarantine, then there’s a great chance you already know what this app is about, who is using it, and what people can do with it.
Most people dance (often in a crop top, seemingly), lip-sync to songs or movie lines, or do a “duet” with another Tik Tok user. Some features feel oddly familiar, while some feel new and refreshing.
So what exactly is the Tik Tok app, how does it work, and how may it affect the blogging community?
When you open your phone and scroll through Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn, it seems like there are hundreds of accounts who all have some secret to social media marketing that you don’t – how do they seem to get it right when you find it a struggle? [Read more…]
In April 2020, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) declared that the world economy will go into recession, “the worst since the Great Depression” from 1929 to 1933. This is due to “The Great Lockdown” caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thus, more than ever, multiple streams of income are necessary. Because of uncertainties about what the future holds, it’s best to have a source of income for bills, a source of income for insurance, and a source of income for emergencies.
While scientists are still studying the behavior of coronavirus inside the body and a vaccine has yet to be released, people are opting to over-react and stay home. Some have started home-based businesses, home-based work, or their own blogs.
In January, it was known as Wuhan Disease, a disease that originates and has affected the city of Wuhan in China. When news about it began to spread, people went on with their daily lives, confidently thinking that — at this day and age, with technology and advancements in medicine and treatments, and with the size of the world — it was hard to imagine how one disease can spread throughout the entire world in the blink of an eye.