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Blog On The Side is here to help newbie and side-hustle bloggers make the most of their limited time and blogging budget. You’ll find answers to techie ‘how do I…?’ questions, DIY blog design tips, and time saving tips.
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20+ PAGE FREE STOCK PHOTO SWIPE FILE
STOP wasting time searching for unique free stock photos for your site… 40 sources of high quality free stock photos, split by blog niche so you can find the perfect imagery for your brand, in an instant!
FACEBOOK GROUP TRACKER SPREADSHEET
Put an end to aimless Facebook scrolling. Take control of the promotional opportunities on your Facebook Groups with my free tracker spreadsheet. Save time and grow your blog the smart way.
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Navigate WordPress and all those other troublesome techie quandries…
Create stunning graphics for your blog and social media…
Maximise the time you have to blog and get more done…
LATEST FROM THE BLOG
Starting a blog requires investment – how do you pay for this when it’s not making any money yet? Check out 4 easy money-making ideas to pay for your new blog (without dipping into family finances!)
A round-up post is a great way to create content for your site and can drive more traffic if done well. BUT you must ensure you’re not infringing on other bloggers copyright if you use their images. Tips on how to create an image round-up post without getting into hot water!
Leadpages is a powerful tool but it’s super expensive! Check out these 7 cheaper alternatives to Leadpages (including 5 free options!) – perfect when you’re on a strict blogging budget!
Build your email list with opt-in blog freebies. Check out this tutorial on how to send opt-in freebies to your email subscribers using Mailchimp for FREE. No coding required and no expensive monthly subscriptions – just an easy-to-use Wordpress plugin.
When you’re blogging on the side around your 9-5 job or kids, every minute counts. I’ve been blogging part-time for a number of years and have pulled together 5 time management tips for side hustle bloggers. These tips have helped me get more done and can help you too!
Look more professional and ensure you don’t end up in spam folders with a dedicated blog domain email address. This easy step-by-step tutorial shows you how to set up your blog email address on Siteground for free!