Kaila is an Instagram consultant & strategist--and is here to answer ALL of my Insta questions. We cover a T O N of content is this one.

  • What to put in your bio.
  • How to use links
  • How to be DISCOVERABLE (I wasn't lol)
  • Hashtags
  • What type of content works best?
  • STORIES! Lots of tips and tricks here.
  • and more.

Full show notes here: https://doyouevenblog.com/instagram-growth-a-comprehensive-path-to-10k-followers-kaila-ruan/

Enjoy!

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They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Spencer Haws (Niche Pursuits) is an OG PLAYA in the blogging world.

Whether it's SEO, Pinterest, Affiliate Marketing, or buying & selling niche sites, he's had major success with it all.

We chat about...

  • EXACTLY how much should you use keywords in your content (for SEO?)
  • Why internal linking is awesome & super easy low-hanging fruit
  • Why you SHOULD seriously look into buying a blog

Show notes, resources, and transcripts here: https://doyouevenblog.com/keywords-internal-linking-simplifying-seo-spencer-haws-niche-pursuits/

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Y Combinator is a famous startup accelerator that has produced companies like Stripe, Dropbox, AirBnb, Instacart--and Nate Matherson's LendEDU.

LendEDU has made some serious dough as a blog (and helped many a student loan borrower!), so we talk about about his blog's "pivot," how he gets traffic (and how he's looking to EXPAND), and more.

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Amanda from https://www.millennialtraveller.com/ is my guest today--an existing blogger who is thinking about starting a podcast!

She asks me a bunch of questions, and I answer them. E-Z.

Show notes & blog post version here: https://doyouevenblog.com/beginner-podcasting-faq-everything-you-need-to-start/

***MORE PODCASTING RESOURCES***

Podcast launch checklist - https://doyouevenblog.com/podcast-launch-checklist/

Getting a podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc (video) - https://youtu.be/AAJeUZCIXvE

My Podcast tools & workflow (video) - https://youtu.be/4sCyz4jD5rc

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Here's the "What Why What Formula post: https://doyouevenblog.com/what-why-what-formula/

What is your blog about?

Why should we follow you (as opposed to all the other blogs in your niche?)

What's in it for ME (to follow you?)

You must, must, MUST tell every website visitor these three things.

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

This episode is short and specific--and even if you don't NEED this information today, it's good information to have.

Evan Porter (https://wordsbyevanporter.com/) is here to share his nasty experience getting his content stolen, and every step he took to try and fix it!

Handy (but hopefully you never need it) <3 <3

SHOW NOTES & LINKS:  https://doyouevenblog.com/what-to-do-if-your-blog-content-gets-stolen/

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

Podcaster? Want to be one? This is the annual State of Podcasting address!

* Industry growth

* How to grow YOUR show

* State of monetization

* Launching in 2020

Enjoy! Apologies for poor audio. I recorded in a car ;)

More podcasting tutorials >>>> https://doyouevenblog.com/category/podcasting-tutorials/

Bullet journals are super trendy right now, and for good reason--they're a useful way to stay on top of your priorities, stay focused, and be more productive!

Today, Matt Ragland is back on the podcast to walk us through bullet journaling techniques and productivity strategies.

Full post here: https://doyouevenblog.com/bullet-journaling-for-productivity-matt-ragland/

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Special thanks to today's sponsor, Freshbooks!

  • Freelancer?
  • Online business?
  • Blogger w/ expenses and revenues?

Freshbooks is for you! It's an incredible tool, AND it's thanks to them the DYEB podcast is possible--so go show them some love!

Head to Freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog and enter DO YOU EVEN BLOG in the "how did you hear about us" section.

❤️❤️❤️

Wait--are niche sites still a thing to make money? What is E.A.T. mean for Google SEO?

Jim Harmer (Income School) is here to share alllll the answers to those questions, and more!

Show notes & transcripts here: https://doyouevenblog.com/how-to-build-profitable-niche-sites-in-2020-jim-harmer-income-school/

Enjoy blog tribe!

----- This podcast is sponsored by Freshbooks! -----

They've hooked my audience up with an extended 30-day free trial, found here: http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

Just enter "Do You Even Blog" in the "how did you hear about us?" section.

It's thanks to Freshbooks that this podcast is possible--so go show them some love! It's also a fantastic product for online businesses and/or freelancers.

http://freshbooks.com/doyouevenblog

It's time for the annual State of Blogging address!

Note: Apologies in advance for the bad audio quality. This was recorded in a car.

  • SEO
  • Pinterest
  • Email list building
  • Monetization

We'll run through the state of ALL of those for 2020!

Let's ROLL.

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