Regrets, I've had a few. But then again, too few to mention. Frank Sinatra lyrics, or a synopsis on my professional blogging career?I've been blogging for nearly six years. During this time, my blog has had a lot of success. Over the past six years, "blogger me" has:Published 200+ postsPublished an eBook (Blogger Relations: How to Pitch Influential Content Creators is … [Read more...] about My Blog’s Failure Résumé
Here on the blog, I've covered a lot of direct sales and MLM opportunities. Heck, I even created a calculator to help analyze the earnings potential for each company on their own. But one thing I haven't touched yet? The online business coach industry. Hold up, you say. What do you mean by this? Is this an MLM? Well, let's take a look at how the online business coach scam … [Read more...] about Online Business Coach Scam Analysis
I recently purchased a book written by another blogger about how she grew her traffic tremendously in less than 9 months. I don't want to throw this blogger under the bus, as I think her intentions were great and overall I feel like I got some value from her book. One of the strategies she suggested was to share your blog content on StumbleUpon. So, I took her advice, … [Read more...] about Should I Use StumbleUpon to Build Blog Traffic?
I have always loved to write. If you ask my mom, she'll tell you a story about how I wrote my own magazine at the age of 6. When I decided to start a blog, I was pumped. An online outlet where I could share my thoughts, feelings, ideas, and advice with the world? Sign me up! I thought blogging would come naturally. I didn't realize there's an entire behind the scenes business … [Read more...] about 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging
When I look back on how BOTTLESOUP began, I can't believe how much has changed. BOTTLESOUP has been up and running since July 2013. It's been nearly 2.5 years! In 2016, we're going to have an even better year. But 2015 was full of promise, and as we end the year it's nice to look back and see what readers enjoyed most. Here are the top BOTTLESOUP posts of 2015:A … [Read more...] about BOTTLESOUP’s Most Popular Posts of 2015