Alright you guys, brace yourselves.
You are about to lay your eyes on the ultimate list of the most juicy, helpful, quality blog posts around that will seriously help you grow your blog and business! These posts seriously kick BUTT!!! (Speaking of butts ... when I was about 6 years old, my friend and I used to play this game that we invented called "butts" where the object of the game was to find things in everyday life that resembled butts. We'd wander around the house and when one of us spotted an object that resembled a butt, that person had to point at said object and yell "BUTTS!!!!" and then we'd both race back to the living room and whoever made it there first won.)
Aren't you so glad to know that? Aren't you going to go play Butts now? You should!!!
Ehem. ANYWAY!!! This is definitely a blog post that you're gonna want to bookmark for later! It's SO easy to get sucked into the black hole of inspiration with so much content to find on the internet today. Not only can it be totally overwhelming, but it can actually hinder you from making progress instead of helping you!
So I waded through the overwhelming sea of inspiration to create a list of what I believe to be some of the most incredibly helpful posts out there. Behold this fabulous list of blog and business growing posts! (Yes, some of my own posts are on the list ... now I suddenly feel like Braggy McBraggerson! I don't think I'm the best, but I DO want to be as helpful as possible, so there. :P )
50 No-Fluff Content Rich Blog Post Ideas by Elle & Co
The Ultimate Guide to Naming Your Blog or Creative Business by Painted Summers
6 Blog Mistakes That Will Make You Lose Visitors by Twelveskip
10 Non-Icky Ways to Make Money Blogging by Regina
How to Pay Yourself in Your Creative Business by The Creative Hive
Learning Your Small Business Costs by Jamie Delaine
Small Business Accounting for the Non-Accountant by Think Creative Collective
How to Make a Media Kit That Will Get You More Clients by Twelveskip
30 Ways to Find Your First Clients by Regina
E-mail Marketing Tips
E-mail Marketing Basics by Keep Chasing the Stars
How to Get Better at E-Mail Marketing by Keep Chasing the Stars
How to Create an Autoresponder for Your Mailing List by Elle & Co
Digital Course + Product Creation Tips
The 6-Step Guide to Launching Your Own E-Course by Elle & Co.
How to Create Epic Digital Downloads by Regina
11 Ways to Create Hype Around a New Launch by Elle & Co
How to Create a Killer Mini-Course by Regina
A Backward Approach to Product Launches by Elle & Co
Social Media Tips
30 Days of Social Media Content (+ a free content calendar) by Chloe Social
25 Things Makers Can Do on Periscope by Academy of Handmade
The Non-Techie Guide to SEO for Bloggers by Regina
SEO Made Simple by Elle & CoTime Saving Tips
24 Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Entrepreneurs by Elle & Co
Time saving tips
5 Ways to Outsource Work When You're a Perfectionist by The Nectar Collective
21 Things You Can Automate in Your Creative Business by Nesha Designs
5 Backdrop Ideas for Blog Photography Under $30 (and how to create them) by The Nectar Collective
10 Tabletop Photography Tips Everyone Should Know by Brit & Co
5 Ways to Improve Your Blog Photos by Eat Design Repeat
Are you feeling excited by this list? I know I am!!! I mean seriously.
Hopefully this lovely list comes in handy for growing your blog and business. As always, if you have any blog or business related questions feel free to ask away in the comments!
(P.S. Speaking of growing your blog and business, feel free to follow my Grow Your Blog + Biz Pinterest board for more helpful posts!)