Blogging as a Business

7 Best Books About Blogging — According to Professional Blogger

So you want to read books about blogging? Don’t waste your time. Seriously, I don’t recommend it. Most books written about blogging will be outdated just six months later. Things change so quickly in the blogging and social media world that it’s tough to keep published books updated with the latest trends. I mean, think […]

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How to Add Google AdSense to WordPress the EASY Way

If you want to monetize your WordPress blog with ads, Google AdSense is the best place to start because it has no traffic minimums. Ad networks such as Mediavine and AdThrive are great and will definitely increase your earnings, but Mediavine requires at least 25,000 sessions per month and AdThrive requires over 100,000 pageviews per […]

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The Best Stock Photo Subscription for Bloggers

Finding good stock photos for your blog is challenging—especially if you want to make sure you don’t infringe on anyone’s copyrights. That’s why it’s so important to find a stock photo subscription service you can trust, one that consistently puts out quality photos, has a flexible license, and is aimed at bloggers. Below, I’m going […]

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How to Get Blogger Insurance (and Why You Need It)

Every savvy business owner knows the importance of minimizing risk by insuring their business. So if you’re running your blog like a business, why wouldn’t you make sure you have blogger insurance? What Is Blogger Insurance? “Blogger insurance” is better known as professional liability, media liability, or errors & omissions insurance. This type of insurance […]

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WP Engine vs. SiteGround: I’ve Used Both. Which Is Better?

WP Engine user portal

Since 2016, I’ve been a faithful SiteGround customer. I had zero complaints, but I was always eyeing WP Engine because it’s kind of the premier hosting provider in the blogging world. WP Engine is known as the hosting provider you switch to when you’ve got over 100,000 pageviews of traffic a month; it’s also way […]

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