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Make Use of Being Snap Happy

When you take a photo nowadays, whether it’s on your smartphone or on your camera; there is little chance that it will make it past a screen. We are quickly coming into more of an advanced digital age; where it is easier to pass someone a table or a phone to swipe through memories than sit down and get out the physical photo album. But what exactly can be done with the photos that are hiding on our hard drives? Here’s how to make use of being snap happy.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

What I Wish I’d Known Before Starting a Blog

When you first set out to start a blog, there are many different things to consider. To make a success of it, whatever your end goal is, then there are several different things that you should do. Some will make success more likely than others. Or they will make things happen for you more quickly than others will. So here are my top tips of things I wish I’d known before starting a blog.

Go Self-Hosted

There are a few different blogging platforms to start a blog on. But the most popular two are Blogger and WordPress. The thing is that there are some restrictions on those platforms. The free WordPress.com, for example, is restrictive on how you can earn money. Because, basically, it is against their terms of service to do so. So if you want to start your blog to earn money, then it is a good idea to get self-hosted WordPress. So will need your own domain and a web hosting service, like Godaddy, SiteGround or TSOHost, for example. Then you just need to start setting up Godaddy or SiteGround web hosting (whichever host you have chosen). Not only will it help to make your blog look a lot more professional, but it will open up your potential a whole heap.

Use a Domain Email

There have been several studies carried out about trustworthiness when it comes to email addresses. Many people see a service or a blog that has a @gmail.com email address and don’t see it as reliable or professional as using your domain email address. So it would be something like name@yourdomainname.com. It looks a lot more professional. So if you want to contact brands or want to start selling things through your blog, it looks much better. When you set up a domain, it will come with one or several email options. So just check with the web hosting provider that you choose.

Get Social Media Savvy

You can be writing amazing content, but if there is no way for people to find it, then it can be completely wasted. So share your posts through social media. Having a few different options is a good idea, as you’ll capture different audiences with each type. Twitter is important for working with brands. So if that is a focus of yours, then make sure you are on there and start to build up a following.

Know Your SEO

If you’re completely new to the Blogosphere, then SEO can be a little confusing. What does it even stand for? Search Engine Optimisation is key to getting your posts seen when someone searches for something. If you’re a travel blogger and want your packing tips to be seen, for example, then making your post SEO-friendly will help when someone searches for that. People are quite likely to search for that kind of thing online. So you want your post to be the one that they click on. There are plugins like Yoast that are a good idea to install, as they can guide you to what is good SEO for a post and what is bad.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

Guest Post: Lifestyle Hacks for Better Productivity

While being drenched in work, we tend to forget about our personal health issues which makes us tired at work and home. Due to the feeling of fatigue, we start procrastinating things and start finding reasons to avoid it; even though it’s important. It all happens due to a lack of productivity which is an outcome of low self-analysis, body care, and tiredness. So come on folks let’s take a look at five life-changing lifestyle hacks for productivity given below; which if implemented in your daily life could make your lifestyle better than before.

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Writer by heart, mobile app developer by passion, engineer by profession and a tech geek by birth who loves cooking. Always ready to help anyone and everyone.

Consider Yourself A Bookworm? Why Not Wriggle Your Way Into The World Of Bookish Blogging?

So you want to get into the world of blogging? Welcome to the family! Blogging can be one of the most satisfying things any of us can do. Even so, it’s no walk in the park. With so many people out there trying to make blogs work for them, it’s important you come up with an angle of your own. If you have an idea already, good for you. If not, you need to get thinking. We’re going to look at how you could make a book reviewing blog work for you. Book blogging is big business and is growing in popularity all the time. If you get a book reviewing blog right, you’ll find success in no time. Here are some tips on how to get started in the world of bookish blogging!

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

5 Ways To Guarantee Blogging Success

Before you decide that you want to make a blog, or that you want to do everything you can to ensure your current blog takes off, do so with this in mind – blogging is hard. It’s extremely competitive, and it’s incredibly difficult to stand out amongst the hordes these days. I talk about it in more detail here, but here are some ways to guarantee blogging success.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

Simple Rules To Getting A Proper Community Growing Around Your Blog

Blogs are all about communicating. Whether you have a passion you just love to share or you’re doing it for the sake of money. Communicating is all about community. If no-one’s there to listen to you, then you’re stuck talking to yourself. A community is what causes people to stick to your blog, instead of just bouncing off. There are a few ways of going getting a community growing around your blog. In this article, we’ll look at the easy three-strand model you need to start using.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

3 Things You Need to Grow Your Blog

I think every blogger at one point in their blogging career has thought that building their audience is a daunting, and overwhelming task. Don’t worry we’ve all been there, and to be honest I still get overwhelmed by the thought of it. However, I’ve put together my favorite things to grow your blog, which has helped me grow my blog significantly in the past few months.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

How I Edit My Blog Photos

Recently, I’ve been updating the way I edit the photos for both the blog and social media. Since the beginning of RSG my photos were always edited to be super bright and white, but recently I’ve changed it to be more colorful. Still bright, but more realistic for fitness pictures which are usually outdoors and have a field, track, or whatever in the background. Making it impossible to edit them to fit the usual white theme. Here’s how I edit my blog photos now.

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Ally Gonzales is the creator of RunningSoleGirl. The go-to place for everything healthy lifestyle and conditioning for running. She’s a runner, speaks a total of five languages, and is a soon-to-be college freshman majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

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