• Blogging,  Business,  Starting A Blog

    The Great Big Ugly Truth About What It Takes To Build A Successful Blog

    I like ugly truths. They are usually really true, and really ugly. Meaning the truth hurts because it’s usually not what you want to hear. Like what it takes to build a successful blog. It’s kind of like waking up realizing that everything your mother said was right. (The worse feeling EVER). Well, I’m sorry kids, your mother is right (I am your mother in this instance), and if you want to build a successful blog it’s going to take well, lots of WORK. Damn. I know that is not what you want to hear. It’s much easier to try out “get rich quick” schemes that promise BIG results with…

  • Blogging,  Business,  Copywriting,  internet marketing,  SEO,  Social Media,  Starting A Blog

    Why You Aren’t Making Money From Your Blog

    Honestly, it isn’t that hard to be making money from your blog… If you are spending your time pumping out posts, engaging with people, and working your social media then you should be making something. But why still, do people still manage to come up empty handed or making very little from all their hard work and passion? I say enough. There is no magic formula, there is no quick scheme, but if you put in the work, you should be making money from your blog. If you aren’t, then you it’s time to figure this thing out. Because I know that if I can do this, then anyone can…

  • Blogging,  Business,  internet marketing,  Starting A Blog

    When Life Gives You Lemons, Mix With Vodka (on the rocks)

    I’m going to tell you exactly how you are going to get through the tough times of life (and business). It’s got a lot to do with growing a pair, but more to do with vodka. Or wine, but you can’t mix lemons with wine… Oh nevermind.. Bottom line: shit gets real. Running a business is not for the faint of heart, blogging is for bosses, and you either go BIG or go home on the Internet. You are one in a sea of many.. Don’t believe me? Go play on StumbleUpon for 5 minutes… You’ll see. Persistence pays off… But only if… Persistence is great. Keep trying, I’ll be…

  • Blogging,  Business,  internet marketing,  SEO,  Starting A Blog

    What You Need To Know Right Now About Growing A Blog

    So you’ve got this blog right? Now what? If you have been paying attention, then you understand that you need to be blogging.  There is this big push for you to start a blog, whether you are a business owner looking for more exposure or if you are looking for something else to do to earn a little side change (something strange for a piece of change… lol nevermind..). If you have ever read this blog before you know I’m a big fan (of the blog, not something strange). So now that you’ve jumped in to these sometimes murky blogging waters there are a few things that you NEED to…

  • Blogging,  Starting A Blog

    The Anatomy Of A Good Blog Post

      Wanna know how to write a blog post?  One that will actually attract people to your site? Of course you do. So out of the goodness of my heart, I will show you how I construct some of my beautifully written, sassy blog posts. This is top-secret info that you will only get right here on Angie M Jordan, so listen up.  This will change your life! (Or maybe just how you write blog posts) Either way, read on my friend… read on… Headline Write it last, sort of.  We’ll get back to this at the end… just like I do in my blog posts, but I always start…