If you’ve been forced to practice self-distancing due to the current healthcare crisis, then you could probably do with a few self-care tips when working from home.
With over 5 million people in the US working from home in 2018, well before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it’s certainly a popular lifestyle that many people are willing to adopt.
It’s easier now than ever to start a blog in 2020 – even if you’re a beginner who doesn’t understand coding or web design.
With the correct tools and a plan, you can have your own personal or professional blog and launch it in less than 30 minutes. Writing content and blog posts can take much longer, though.
Companies that blog earn 97% more links to their site than companies that don’t. Another 57% say that they have earned customers as a direct result of their blogging efforts. That’s a pretty significant incentive to continue posting. However, if you struggle to come up with a steady stream of ideas for your blog you aren’t alone. It’s challenging coming up with fresh new ideas that are engaging and relevant to your audience. Keep new blog post topics flowing, check out the following ten steps.
Everyone wants work-life balance but it just seems to be one of those mythical and all-elusive lifestyles that nobody can’t seem to achieve.
Especially in this day and age, there are times when work takes up too much of our time and energy to the detriment of our relationships and well-being.
We have all dreamt of a financially comfortable future and having something we can call our own. And in this day and age, it is getting harder and harder to achieve that with a normal 9-5 job.
If used correctly, blogs can be one of the most powerful marketing tools for any type of business. Through blog content, you get the chance to define your brand’s values, give your business a voice and appeal to your target audience. That, of course, if you know who your audience is.
Do you ever browse through blogs and think, “wow, they’ve got some pretty cool feature images!”
How do you feel when you scroll through your Instagram feed and notice how perfectly consistent all the photos are?
If you’re a beginner blogger or entrepreneur, you’re probably wondering how you can do the same thing with your images and branding.
Except you have no creative bone in your body.
And using a tool like Photoshop can be expensive, a steep learning curve and you already have enough on your plate to deal with as an entrepreneur, let alone devote time to learning graphic design.
You could outsource the job but then that’s another expense you really can’t afford if you’re only starting out and if you’re on a budget.
Luckily, there are free graphic design tools for non-designers like yourself.
They are easy-to-use and the best bit? They’re free of charge!
Becoming a successful freelancer can often seem challenging. Considering how popular freelancing has become, you’re facing high levels of competition, which means you need to focus more on marketing yourself online.
The first thing a prospective client sees is your profile and bio. Regardless of what freelancing platform you’ve decided to join, you can drive the interest of those searching for the type of service you are offering through your freelance profile.
Last year, Amazon’s revenue was an impressive $241.545B. If you’re an online seller – or aspiring to be so – then that’s a pie that you definitely want a piece of. You’ve set up your account, gathered your inventory, posted your listings, but you’re still not making many sales.
So, what’s the problem? Each income channel on Amazon has it’s own specific list of tactics that will help increase visibility and drive up profits. The online microcosm requires its own set of digital marketing tactics to make your shop a true success.
Fortunately, we’ve broken down the main ways to make money with Amazon, and how to excel in each. Whether you’ve already started your business or now, these pathways have infinite potential for granting you a secondary income.