ou develop your brand, launch your website and start a content rich blog. You brainstorm, compose, research, design and edit every post. After months of hard work and long hours you still have little traffic, few comments, no social sharing and no increase in sales.
Your blog posts are being ignored ... What are you doing wrong?
I have done a lot of challenging things in my life but none of them compare to parenting. Along with the kisses and cuddles comes the exhaustion and mess. As small business owners we want professional success. As moms we want happy, healthy, well adjusted kids. To accomplish both we need balance.
As a small business owner I want to focus a lot of attention on my blog because I know it's important for my success. According to Inside View (a data driven resource for business insight) you get 67% more leads per month if you have an active blog. Which tells me blogging as a marketing tool is key so I can build an audience and ultimately turn them into buyers.
After years of creating styled photography for my graphic and web design clients I noticed a growing demand for unique, affordable options. Bloggers, store owners and creative entrepreneurs were approaching me wanting styled images but not necessarily graphic design services.