Business of Blogging

At Plaid St, we are dedicated to the Business of Blogging and Influence. We’re always on the lookout for new strategies, tricks, and tools to help you drive traffic, build your brand, connect with your audience, and monetize your influence.

Get Your Affiliate Links Ready for Q4

Q4 – the last 3 months, the last quarter of the year – is not only a great time…

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Preparation and Communication for a Solid Q4

Q4 is a busy time for bloggers, social media influencers, and the brands they work with. For many businesses…

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Social Media Engagement Tips for Bloggers

Building an audience is one thing, but getting engagement on social media is where the real value lies. We…

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How to Successfully Pitch to Brands

Monetizing your blog comes down to being able to successfully pitch to brands. Whether you’re looking for a…

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Instagram Engagement Tips for Bloggers

Are you working on Instagram engagement? As more and more people flock to Instagram, more and more brands are…

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Webinar Replay: Bookkeeping for Bloggers

In this Webinar, we spoke with Ben Sutton of Mazuma, USA all about bookkeeping for bloggers. Mazuma…

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How to Attend Conferences as a Brand Ambassador

Whether it was at a conference, or in a blogger group you belong to, you’ve heard other bloggers talk…

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How and Why to Conduct Market Research on Your Blog Idea

Coming up with an idea for a blog is a great start – but how do you determine if…

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Website Malware – What You Need to Know

In my previous post, I detailed my long history with WordPress and how my first online business was…

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Should You Start a Company for Your Blog?

Have you been considering whether or not you should start a company for your blog? There are several benefits…

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