My Blogging Story: Part 4

If you have not read all of my blogging story and want to catch up, start here with Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3. When I ended Part 3, it was the end of 2009.  A new year was awaiting and I was still enjoying blogging so much.  I had continued to share my projects that I was doing at home and it was a wonderful community to be a part of.  In February, I went back to the Blissdom conference in … [Read more...]

My Blogging Story: Part 3

If you want to catch up with my story so far, read Part 1 and Part 2.  Get settled in comfortably, this is a loooooong one. We begin Part 3 at the end of 2008.  I had been blogging nearly 2 full years by this point.  I’ll start this post by giving some of you new bloggers some tips on how to start your blog.  When I began, most everyone I knew started with a free Blogger blog.  We chose a name … [Read more...]

My Blogging Story: Part 2

If you are just joining my story, read Part 1 first. I left you in Part 1 at the beginning of 2008, when I set up my own home business of decorating and blogging.  I had hoped to launch my decorating business and get in person consultations as well as online business. I did get a few jobs that year, some in person and some online, but I wasn't burning it up with my new business venture.  I … [Read more...]

My Blogging Story: Part 1

Without a doubt, the most-asked question I get when I tell someone that I'm a full-time blogger, is this: How did you get started blogging?   Then they will ask what I blog about.   Then they ask if you can make money blogging. Most folks who don't know anything about blogs, will tilt their head slightly, smile, eyes slightly glazed over, and want to know what in the world a blogger … [Read more...]

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