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What Taylor Swift Can Teach You About Blogging + Branding (it’s a lot)

This headline either totally stumps you, or you’re nodding your head in complete agreement. Yes, when it comes to marketing and branding, I really don’t think there’s anyone who does it as well as Taylor Swift, especially with her latest album release, Reputation (total side note: this album is pure ... READ the POST

Getting Raw and Real: Why Your Dreams Aren’t Coming True

We’re getting real simple here tonight, my friends. I’m not writing this post with SEO in mind; I’m not thinking about promo; I’m not making a Pinterest shareable image; and I’m certainly not considering this a traditional blog post. Nope, tonight I’m coming at you raw, real, and totally unfiltered. ... READ the POST

Why Simplifying Your Blogging Strategy is The Key To Your Success

If there’s one thing that is for certain about my blog, it’s that I have wanted to give up on it numerous times. And it’s not because I don’t love working on it. And it’s definitely not because I don’t see the value in it. In fact, I see such value in it that after a full month’s hiatus from Hustle ... READ the POST

Why Instagram Still Matters + How You Should Be Using It

The algorithm, oh the algorithm. Let’s jump right into everyone’s favorite Instagram topic, shall we? Yup, the Instagram algorithm. If there’s one topic that’s been on every blogger’s mind, it’s most definitely that persky Instagram algorithm and its negative impact. I’ve heard bloggers say the ... READ the POST

Why You Should Take a Blog Detox

If you follow me on Instagram, then you know a couple weeks ago I decided Monday-Friday, I was going to attempt a blog detox. Today I’m going to tell you what I consider a “blog detox”, how it went, whether or not I’ll do it again, and how you can complete your own blog/social media detox. Why I ... READ the POST

Why You Don’t Need a Blogging Niche, But You Do Need a Blogging Mission

One of the biggest struggles I’ve had with my blog is trying to decide what kind of blog it would be. A fashion blog? A blog about blogging? A millennial lifestyle blog? Today I’m going to take you through the process of how I’ve finally narrowed down my blog’s focus. You’ll learn why I don’t think ... READ the POST