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How to choose an email marketing platform to gain subscribers.
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How to Choose an Email Marketing Platform: What I Learned From 3 Different Platforms

After years of blogging, I only started building my email list through an email marketing platform this year, because I only just found out that I should.

If you’re a blogger, business owner, own any kind of site, or want to start blogging (check out this post if you want to start asap), you should have an email list – it’s one of the things that you truly own and can keep with you no matter what other platform or site you transfer to.Continue reading

Why I Stopped Beauty Blogging and Made Room for Growth
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Why I Stopped Beauty Blogging | Making Room for Growth

When I started blogging seriously 4 years ago, I started off in beauty and dabbled a bit in fashion. However, when I created The Crimson Cardigan, I knew that I didn’t want to go that same route.

In the 5 months that I’ve been blogging on here, I’ve gone from Lifestyle to Finance to Millennial Lifestyle. Why? My needs and wants changed – I change all the time. Continue reading

TCC Blogger Social Tailwind Tribe. All Bloggers Welcome.
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Boost Blog Traffic With TCC Blogger Social Tribe

When they say focus only on the media platforms that you’re passionate about, they aren’t kidding. I’ve delved into everything, but I have my favorites – Twitter and Pinterest.

Every month, my accounts grow steadily, and traffic to my site has doubled since I started implementing certain strategies. Previously, I shared how I grow my Pinterest following organically, and today, I wanted to share with you my brand spanking new TCC Blogger Social Tailwind Tribe. Continue reading

7 WordPress Plugins You Need for Ultimate Blog Performance
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7 Free WordPress Plugins You Need for Optimal Blog Performance

If you’re one of the millions of users who use WordPress, you’ll know that plugins are absolute must-haves. But there are thousands of plugins – which ones do you choose?

It depends on what you need and what you want for your site. In my experience, these plugins are absolutely essential WordPress plugins you need for ultimate blog performance. While we could talk about plugins for days, we’ll stick to 7 for now!Continue reading

Why Do People Unfollow You, and how to respond.
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WHY DO PEOPLE UNFOLLOW YOU | WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO IMPROVE

Such a loaded question in the blogging industry – why do people unfollow you? Whether it’s on Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, our blogs, or our mailing lists, people unfollow us every single day.

Do we let it get to us? No, of course not. However, you should work to figure out why people unfollow you so that you can use that information to improve your content and create more effectively. Continue reading

5 Tips: Work with your Favorite Brands - Preparation, Contact, and Follow-Through
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5 TIPS: WORK WITH YOUR FAVORITE BRANDS | PREPARATION, CONTACT, AND FOLLOW-THROUGH

Are you a content creator looking to work with your favorite brands? If yes, I have 5 tips that will help guide you in preparation, contact, and follow-through with any brand.

When I first started blogging years ago, I was really eager to work with my favorite brands, because, really, who isn’t? Talking about things that I love, is something I do easily for free all of the time. How do we get to that point where we get to collaborate with some of our favorites?

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DIY RING LIGHT | An affordable and safer option compared to fluorescent ring lights.
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EASY DIY RING LIGHT FOR PORTRAITS AND INDOOR PHOTOGRAPHY

For years, I have relied on artificial lighting for my portraits and photos, and this DIY ring light I made is so helpful.

Since I wrote the tutorial for this light ages ago, I wanted to update the tutorial and links (some are no longer available). If you’re ready, I’ll show you how I made my ring light, and yes, it’s still standing strong today. I also made an LED Light Panel Softbox for another space-saving lighting solution!

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