A “Typical” Day in the Life of a Blogger

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Ever wondered what a typical day in the life of a blogger looks like? I'm not sure that there is any such thing as a typical day for any of us who blog. We did a bit of research and found several bloggers who shared about a day in their lives. If you're a blogger and have a post about your typical day, please share the link in the comments below!   A Day In The Life Of A Full-time Blogger {From Your's Truly - Tanya @ Blogelina.com!} Get a peak into a day in MY life and see how I go … [Read more...]

The Ultimate List Of Time Management Tips For Bloggers {From Real-Life Bloggers!}

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As I blog and as I talk to other bloggers, one issue continually comes up. "How do I have time to get it all done?!" Recently, I asked our amazing Blogelina readers to share tips and advice that they have for managing their time and getting it all done.  We had an incredible response and have been sharing the great tips and ideas on Facebook all throughout October.  I think you might like to see a roundup post of ideas, too - so here goes! Perhaps one problem that we have is the … [Read more...]

A Day In The Life Of A Full-time Blogger {From Yours Truly – Tanya @ Blogelina.com!}

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Here at Blogelina, we've been spending a lot of time this month talking about time management and how to boost our productivity as bloggers. Sometimes it can feel like a LOT to get everything done on your blog - AND still keep living real life.   Something that I have found helpful is to look at how other successful bloggers actually spend their time throughout the day.  We'll have a round-up post of how a few bloggers spend their time each day on Friday, but today - for the first time ever - I … [Read more...]

Become A Productivity Master {Aka. 10 Ways To Get More Done In Less Time}

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Blogging can be just a little overwhelming sometimes... Take this past week for me, for example.  I had a deadline for a product I'm creating, advertising deals going on, an online event to coordinate, applications to review, social media to post, blog posts to create - well, you know... A typical week for a blogger, right? I'm sure you can relate. I've found, though, that when I spend some time prioritizing and planning ahead, my week goes MUCH better.  There's something about having a … [Read more...]

How To Make S.M.A.R.T. Blogging Goals

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It’s one thing to write your goals on paper (or on computer) but they need to be realistic if you want a real chance of meeting your long term goal. Remember, setting goals will keep you focused on your real blogging needs and will hopefully increase your productivity. Rather than wasting your time on projects that won’t help you reach your ultimate goal, follow this S.M.A.R.T. acronym for creating goals that will work. S = Specific Just saying, “I want to make money,” or “I want to be … [Read more...]

November Is All About WordPress At Blogelina – Ask YOUR Questions Here!

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We've had a lot of fun with the Time Management theme here at Blogelina this past month - so I thought we could do another theme month in November!  This time we're going to be talking all about Wordpress! I get SO many questions about why it's best for your blog to be on Wordpress, how to move to Wordpress, how easy is it to use, what do these terms even mean, and how to do various things inside of Wordpress.  I'm hoping that we can specifically look at some of those things this coming … [Read more...]

8 Steps To Getting Your Priorities Straight {Infographic}

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This month at Blogelina, we're all about time managements skills and boosting our productivity as bloggers.  One of THE most important ways to increase your productivity is to really know the WHY behind what you're doing.  Knowing what your purpose is in each area of your blogging - and having a plan in place - will help you go far during any time you spend on your blog! Here's How To Make Getting Your Priorities Straight A Bit Simpler: … [Read more...]

How to Write Your Blog Posts Faster – An Easy Checklist

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One of the most time-consuming parts of blogging is content creation.  Finding topics, writing posts, getting images, etc. - it all takes a LOT of time.  We put together this checklist to help you write your blog posts faster.  A lot of the tips below have to do with planning ahead - a little time spent on the front end really can save you a lot of time and headache in the long run! So, pick one or two of the tips below and try them out this week - see if they help boost your content … [Read more...]