Posts in Blog tips
How to Get a Button in the Menu Bar on Brine in Squarespace

Brine template is pretty widely thought to be the best Squarespace template out there right now (Brine and its family). But the menu bar in Brine doesn’t come with a default button like you might find in the Bedford template. What to do? Just follow this guide. This is how to put a button on your menu bar on Brine in Squarespace without any coding.

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The Beginner's Guide to ConvertKit

If you're wondering how to start an email list for your blog, I've got one word for you: ConvertKit. If you're not in the know, ConvertKit is an email system for bloggers. That last part is important. They advertise that the system was built by bloggers for bloggers. So you're probably like yeah, ok. But honestly, you can just tell from the product that it's true. It's so incredibly functional for my needs. It has every feature I want, and no crazy extra features. I'm pretty sure I use every feature available on there. Which isn't actually that many. Because it only has what you actually need, not 12 other bells and whistles that don't really help anything. Thumbs up for that. This is the beginner's guide to ConvertKit...it's not hard, but these tips will help!Here are the actual reasons why ConvertKit has converted me.

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Top Ten Tips for New Bloggers

Blogging is hard. Like, really hard. And non-bloggers don't really get that, because it doesn't seem hard. But, dude, it is. And if you're new at it, you're probably looking around like "OMG, what do I do next?!" You need these tips for new bloggers.Well, I have a few answers for you. Now, I could write a good-sized treatise about blog tips. So I can't give you everything you need to know about blogging in one blog post. And honestly, if a blog post is purporting to tell you everything about a topic like this...you may want to look for another blog post.But, I do have ten tipsto get you started. If I had to pick just ten things that I wish I had known the day I started my first blog, this is it. So here you go, your Top Ten Tips for New Bloggers:

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How to Custom Edit Styled Stock Photos for Your Blog and Brand

Have you ever wondered exactly how you should be using styled stock photos on your blog and social media accounts?

In some situations, leaving the image as-is is the perfect use for it. But what about all the other graphics you need to run your business? For example, you’ll need custom social media headers, promotional images, pins, tweets, Instagram photos, blog post images, buttons, banners, website elements, and a bunch more.

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How to Run a Viral Giveaway

If you’re looking to get more email subscribers for your blog, a giveaway is a great way to do it. I’ve had giveaways that got me over 1,000 email subscribers in one go. And hosting a viral giveaway can help you gain even more than email subscribers. You can gain Twitter followers, Instagram followers, and more. Here’s how to run a viral giveaway.

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