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Join Find Your Influence for Blogger Opportunities!

Join Find Your Influence for Blogger Opportunities!

I joined Find Your Influence in January of this year and did my first campaign with them in May. Since then, I've had a campaign every month and sold one advertising spot on my site to one of their clients. They are super organized and really easy to work with! I always get excited to see a campaign offer from them in my inbox.   They are US based, but do work with Canadian bloggers. I'm proof of that! … [Read more...]

How to Monetize Your Food Blog E-Book Review

How to Monetize Your Food Blog E-Book Review

When I first started blogging in late 2008, I would have never in a million dreamed that it would one day become my full-time job. I didn't realize that you could actually earn a living writing a blog. Not only that, but blogging has paid me a lot more money than I ever earned in my accounting job. I'm the only one working in our household right now so I'm trying to soak up as much knowledge as I can about blogging … [Read more...]

Monetizing Your Blog | April 2014

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I'm on the ball this month and am getting my April affiliate income report out first thing!  Here's my list for April of what I made on the various affiliate programs I'm part of. This does not include my income I earn on my ads, sponsored posts, etc. April Affiliate Earnings Escalate Network: $0.76 Sponsored Tweets: $3.02 Social Spark: $451.66 Shareasale: $365.64  These are my top 30 programs and ones … [Read more...]

April 2014 Monthly Traffic Report

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Welcome to my monthly traffic report! Each month I share the sites that sent Simply Stacie and Blogging with Simply Stacie the most traffic. Top Referring Sites for Simply Stacie Pinterest: 34,017 visits Facebook: 25,005 visits StumbleUpon: 7,762 visits Online Sweepstakes: 3,520 visits Twitter: 2,426 visits Contestgirl: 1,199 visits Bloglovin: 847 visits Buzzfeed: 846 visits Sulia: 461 … [Read more...]

5 Awesome Group Boards to Join on Pinterest

5 Awesome Group Boards to Join on Pinterest

In my post 10 ways to improve your Pinterest account, I mentioned how joining group boards and starting your own can be an excellent way to grow your following. When you pin to a group board that is owned by another pinner, your pin is being seen by their followers. I have several group boards that are accepting new pinners. If you enjoy pinning quality posts, then you are welcome to join. Make sure you … [Read more...]

Monetizing Your Blog | February & March 2014

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I'm late posting my money reports and I apologize! I've been super busy with life and got behind. I've combined February and March affiliate earnings into one post. April's post will be out soon and I'm glad to be back on track. This does not include my income I earn on my ads, sponsored posts, etc. February Escalate Network: $1.68 Sponsored Tweets: $10.59 Social Spark: $58.49 Shareasale:  $191.98 … [Read more...]