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How to Create a Media Kit for Your Blog + Free Template- TheCollectiveMill.com

How to Create a Media Kit for Your Blog (+ Free Template) Before we get started, let’s look at what exactly a media kit is. A media kit is the document - usually a PDF - that you use when working with sponsors. It typically goes over what your blog is all about and the statistics behind your blog. That…

How to Create a Blogging Business Plan - TheCollectiveMill.com - Blogging & Business Tips

How to Create a Blogging Business Plan This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclaimer here. A blogging business plan is so important if you're a new blogger. It will help you set goals, define your target market, determine what differentiates your blog from competitors, put together a marketing plan, and figure out the best ways to…

My 10 Favorite Blogging Tools When I was a new blogger, it took me so much time and research to figure out the best software, plugins, and platforms to use for my blog. I didn’t know who should host my blog, how to manage my social media accounts, or the best way to optimize my blog for search engines. And…

Why Business Blogging is Not About Being Creative (Most of the Time) I am well-aware of the fact that the title of my article sounds extremely general and almost painfully exclusive but I assure you it is not. It is simply a title that will hopefully pique your interest about something I have been observing for a few years now…

How to Grow Your Email List With Content Upgrades This page contains affiliate links. Read the full disclaimer here. Before we get started, let’s first tackle what a content upgrade is. A content upgrade is a free bonus that you offer to your readers inside of a blog post. A content upgrade is also different from your standard freebie (ex:…

How to Start a Blog in Under 8 Minutes - Plus a Free Checklist - TheCollectiveMill.com

_ How to Start a Blog in Under 8 Minutes Starting a blog was one of the best decisions I've ever made and over the last year, has turned into my full-time job. However, when I was first starting out, I was terrified of the technical side. I remember spending hours on YouTube watching tutorials and then trying to test…

How To Grow Your Blog Without Spending a Dime - The Collective Mill

How to Grow Your Blog Without Spending a Dime I started in on the blogging game back in 2009, before it exploded into the widespread medium that it is today. Throughout the last seven years, I’ve watched Google’s algorithms change more times than I can count, and I’ve seen my blog visits spike, fall, and stay stubbornly unmoving for weeks…

How I Hit My Blogging Stride: Three Powerful Rules - TheCollectiveMill.com

HOW I HIT MY BLOGGING STRIDE: THREE POWERFUL RULES If you and I sat down over a cup of coffee, we’d have a grand time. (Actually, I’ll take a giant mug of green tea, please.) We’d encourage each other to go after our sassy entrepreneurial plans. I might reveal my dream of starting a retreat center on an avocado farm…

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