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How To Make Multiple Pinterest Pins For The Same URL

One of the greatest things about Pinterest for creators is the ability to upload multiple pins pointing to the same URL. What a gift! You can experiment with different images and titles, show off new branding, use a set of templates, or just get another chance if your initial pin flops.  Are we on the same page? I’m talking about uploading multiple pins (graphics) for the same b[...]


Boost Your Sales By Identifying A Target Audience

When you’re researching how to monetize your blog, one of the big pieces of advice that’s shouted at you through a megaphone is the importance of identifying a target audience.  All of the experts will assure you that finding your target audience is one of those important early steps you need to think about if you want to have online success. And, tempting as it is to ignor[...]


How To Set Up A Winning Pinterest Account

When did you set up your Pinterest account? Did you know what you were doing? At the time, did you understand all of the opportunities to optimize your Pinterest account for search discoverability?  For a lot of creators on Pinterest, the answers to those questions are “years ago, and I had no idea what I was doing.” I so hear you.  First things first: good for you for[...]


My Blogging Story And Advice For You

In the 3 years that this blog has existed, I’ve never really addressed its existence. I was so afraid of being mistaken for the “online diary” blogging stereotype that I haven’t shared a single post specifically about myself or this blog’s purpose. An explanation could’ve really helped, too, because the content has zigzagged across the map!  In the beginning, I wrote a[...]


Tips For Transitioning To Remote Work After A Lay Off

Transitioning to remote work isn't always the travel-filled, palm tree-lined path to freedom that many people envision. For some, the transition to remote work comes at a difficult chapter in life: after being laid off from their job. Today, we have the privilege of hearing about one woman's journey to remote work after being laid off as a flight attendant during the pandemic. This is[...]


How To Use Pinterest For Beginners 2021

The process of beginning a website is a herculean task. You pick a name, research the best host, choose a theme and gather the gumption to hit publish when you still have no idea what you’re doing. Pour the champagne! You did it! And then, like the inevitable hangover, comes the thought: who is going to find and read this? The answer is Pinterest. Let me show you exactly how to use Pint[...]


Social Media Marketing Dos And Don’ts For Beginners

Social media is one of the most powerful tools that brands can use to market themselves. Your brand can establish connections with your consumers on those platforms while also promoting your brand without or at minimal costs. Social media marketing does everything a business needs to promote itself, making it very appealing across industries. Yet, if you don't know how to use it, none of[...]


How To Start An Online Business (While Figuring It Out)

Do you know for certain that you want the online business lifestyle that you see online? You know the one I’m talking about: people who make great money working on their laptops, working from anywhere in the world, totally fulfilled. You know you want an online business, but there’s an elephant in the room: what are you going to do? That’s actually not an uncommon juxtaposition,[...]


Just In Case Travel Kit You Shouldn’t Go Without

A woman (the author of this blog) sits in front of a map, looking at a passport and vomit bag in her hand

During the Great Depression, there was a slogan: use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without. When you're traveling, with different resources and limited money, this philosophy is just as relevant. Things will always break and go wrong - it's all a part of the travel gig! But you can still prepare for travel mishaps by packing this just in case travel kit. This emergency tra[...]


How To Pick The Best Digital Nomad Backpack For You

Picking the right backpack for your digital nomad journey is important. After all, your digital nomad backpack will be your home as you travel the world. There will be new food, challenges, languages and cultures, but your backpack should always be the same: comfortable, convenient and carrying everything you need.  In order to find your perfect turtle shell, you may have to think[...]

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