• Blogging Tips

    How to Use Pinterest as a Blogger

    Pinterest has consistently been one of the best places to get traffic from as a blogger. As a blogger or content creator, it’s important to adjust to algorithm changes and functions of sites and apps. Pinterest is in the process of rolling out a major change. Things have changed with Pinterest over time. If you use Pinterest as a content creator and have access to a Business account, you probably have seen your impressions drop recently. Mine did. However, I’ve also made them increase dramatically in a week. My secret: story pins. Story Pins Story pins are kind of like stories on Instagram. They are currently only open if you…

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    Everything about Blogging

    My friends always want to know what blogging is really like. So, I thought I’d share it with you! Keeping Up with the Blog One of the those questions is how do I keep up with my blog? The answer is pretty simple-I don’t always keep up with it. It’s hard. I’m a teacher (job comes first), I’m in Junior League, I serve as President of my local ADPi Alumnae Chapter, and I’m in grad school at UVA. There are definitely things I use to help me out. Blogging Strategies Schedule things out. I work ahead when I can, so I take full advantage of the ability to preschedule things.…

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    My Brand + Announcement

    Hi y’all, We are seeing an uptick in people having a personal brand because of social media. Myself included. I recently attended a webinar from my sorority about branding and PR for chapters and alumnae associations. However, everything I learned was very applicable to my blog. I did not take marketing classes in college because you had to be in the business school, which I definitely was not. My Communication classes often gave great inside into marketing and I learned so much about social media. They key to social media is that it is always changing. We see the algorithm continuously change on social media (think Instagram). While I am…