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BLOGGING, MONETIZING | August 14, 2012

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Case Studies: Four Great Ways to Do Sponsored Posts

Case Studies: Four Great Ways to Do Sponsored Posts

Sponsored posts are gaining in popularity. In my book, product reviews and advertorials are different than sponsored posts. Instead of explaining the theoretical differences between them, let’s examine different types of sponsored posts that reflect my philosophy. As I will show you how three lifestyle blogs — that I respect and follow — handle sponsored posts for their respective blogs, […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING | June 1, 2012

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Monetizing a Blog in Canada: It is Not Like in the USA!

Monetizing a Blog in Canada: It is Not Like in the USA!

I will start with a little background about why I decided to talk about this. Last week , I went to Toronto to attend BlogPodium where the topic was “The Business of Blogging”. We heard the keynote speaker Nicole Balch of Making It Lovely talking about how she makes money from her blog. Nicole is an established design blogger […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING | March 8, 2010

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Time is Money, even for Bloggers

Time is Money, even for Bloggers

Over the last year, a switch happened in the blogosphere. People with influence have stopped working for nothing. I think this is only fair. Looking at the signs, I initially thought this was a trend occurring within the design and women blogosphere. This way until I read two posts written by social media consultants that […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING | November 27, 2009

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Blog Advertising 101

Blog Advertising 101

With the time it takes to run a blog, it is normal than more and more bloggers are looking at ways to make a living with their blog. I often meet people who asked me for advices on blog advertising at parties and conferences. To keep things simple, I will just review the basics of ad […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING

March 10, 2009

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Mom Blogger Success Story: Les Chroniques d’une Mère Indigne on Radio-Canada.ca

Mom Blogger Success Story: Les Chroniques d’une Mère Indigne on Radio-Canada.ca

This post is about inspiration. It shows that blogging brings unique opportunities. This is the story of Caroline Allard, a French-Canadian mom blogger who succeed. I attended the launching party of a special Webisode series last night. It is special for two reasons. First, this is the adaptation of a mom blog chronicles. Caroline Allard […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING

March 4, 2009

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Talking Blog Monetizing on my Updated Look at Women and Social Media Presentation – Part 3 of 3

We ran short of time for that topic during my presentation. Let’s further examine key elements. If you are serious about attracting advertisers and sponsors, start by keeping a writing schedule. Consistency is important to build traffic. You wish to create a routine with your readers. Establish a schedule that is compatible with your agenda. […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING

February 11, 2009

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Tourism Montreal hiring bloggers

The Gazette about the latest initiative of Tourisme Montreal to promote the city. They wish to hire on a part-time basis bloggers as ambassador to cover what is happening in Montreal. This great initiative generated bad comments about bloggers being paid for hiring. Let’s make some facts very clear. The bloggers will not blog on […]

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