Blogging Tips and Resources

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December 26, 2014

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  1. India says:

    Talk about an EPIC post! Thank you so much for all of this wealthy, time management, creative, expand your business information! This is the most detailed post I have come across for starting my blog business! I cannot express my gratitude enough! I look forward to implementing so many of the things you recommended. I am most excited about the affiliates program and time saving programs! Thank again Tasha!

  2. Sam says:

    Thanks for this :)

  3. Deb says:

    I have to say this is one of the best outlined resources I have yet to find. I found through pinterest and just getting around to reading it. Looking forward to using all your helpful tips.

    One question…this is something I have been struggling with mostly, how do you know when the right time and which company to use for affiliates? I believe I am at slightly under 1600 page views per week…will any of the above ones you mentioned be right for me?

    I appreciate any help!


  4. Mia says:

    Thank you so much! Found out about several affiliate programs that I had yet to hear of. The skimlinks link was broken, but I was able to find it and included your URL in the “referred” by section.

  5. Libby says:

    just found you on Pinterest! Wanted to say that Evernote now has an app for scanning documents or whatever… Not sure of the name, but I got an email from them just two days ago. U fortunately, you have to have IOS 8 installed….and I don’t want to do that right now. But I love Evernote too!

  6. This post is EPIC! You really covered everything! And THANK YOU for mentioning my BoardBooster post! Glad it helped you!

  7. Emily says:

    You are pretty much a Goddess. This was so ridiculously helpful and generous. This is why I LOVE our creative community. Thanks so much!!!
    xo, Emily

  8. Anjelica says:

    Wow, this is such a wealth of information! I just learned so much from this post, especially about affiliate programs! Can’t wait to try it out!

  9. Lauren says:

    Definitely checking out these resources and pinning for later! Loving this list!

  10. Erica says:

    What a FANTASTIC set of resources, Tasha! Definitely hoping to implement a ton of them in 2015. You are such a great inspiration and mentor for me! :)

  11. angela says:

    I really want to take the EBA course! I’m going to get myself as far as I can before I move and then when I move I’m signing up! Gives me 9 months to do as much as I can on my own first and then really rocket my blog!

  12. Amy says:

    Holy cow that’s a lot of info, thank you! Your growth is amazing and with working full time… You must be wonder woman:-). I switched over to magazine pro a while ago when you posted about it, I love it so thanks for that.

    • Tasha A. says:

      LOL! My pleasure, Amy! Trust me, I am not wonder woman. I am very tired and I have a seriously amazing and supportive husband. So glad you like Magazine Pro! I am so, so happy with it. Have a great weekend!

  13. Lauren says:

    This is such a comprehensive post! I’ve heard of many of these resources before, but is nice to have them listed here all in one post. Definitely going to refer back to this! Thanks!

  14. Great list of resources, Tasha! Thanks for sharing! There are some that I’ve never heard of, so I’ll definately check into it! Happy New Year!! :)

  15. Thanks Tasha! It’s so great that you’re willng to share your knowledge with us, it makes things so much easier for us newbs. Have a great day!

  16. Great tips! Some of these I’ve never heard of and I’ll definitely be checking them out. And I was actually just recently looking into Elite Blog Academy but couldn’t find a price listed anywhere. Do you remember approximately how much the course is?

    • Tasha A. says:

      Hi Amy! There was a Black Friday deal where it was offered for $299, but now that the deal is over, my understanding is that the future price will always be $399. It’s a lot of money, but it is SO worth it. I have earned back what I spent on the course and much more since I have implemented the tips from it. I am happy to answer any other questions you have if you are considering enrolling when the cart opens again in the spring! The exact date hasn’t been announced yet.

  17. Tasha, thanks for all the information! I have been looking to change my theme for a few months now, so this gives me some info on what to look for. And, of course, any info that can make SM sharing easier is a total win in my book! Happy New Year!

  18. Wow! Great advice here, and thanks for including us. We appreciate it! We’re sure glad you are enjoying CoSchedule.

  19. Lakitia says:

    THANK YOU! I am trying to start a blog and had no idea where to start. Thank you so much for providing these resources. I have a lot of research to do!

  20. Kristi says:

    WOW! There are a ton of great resources here that I can’t wait to check out Tasha! A few I’ve discovered – Abby’s AMAZING book, Co-schedule & Bluehost, but most are totally new to me! Off to do some research now! Thanks for sharing!!!

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