Let’s face it. Instagram is a mystery for the most of us. Between external apps shutting down, buying followers, the shadowban debacle and the follow and unfollow game, it’s almost impossible to grow your account organically.

But after a few weeks of trying out different strategies,  I cracked the code and I can tell you exactly how I manage to get around 30 real Instagram followers daily.

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Are you thinking of starting your own blog but it seems like an impossible task to amount to? I’ve been there and I’m here to assure you that it is doable and it’s probably easier than ever to start a blog in 2017.

Forget all those in-depth posts that make it seem that you are never going to catch up with the big bloggers, focus on this overwhelm free 3 step process and you can have your own blog up and running in less than a week.

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Proud of your blog and want to get the word out there? I interviewed some of my favorite bloggers and got their best blog traffic tips so you can apply them yourself and increase your page views, reach a bigger audience and grow your blog.

Read the full post and don’t forget to test these strategies for yourself and share what worked for your blog!

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You might have seen experts stressing importance on SEO for blogging. Or, maybe you hear the term SEO all the time but don’t know how to rank your blog on Google.

Arfa, the amazing writer behind Epife is here to walk us through everything you need to know about writing a blog post that Google will love and readers will find so much easier.

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Writing is a very written focus task but if you want to draw people in, using beautiful imagery on your website or blog is a must. Most people rely on taking their own photographs and that’s a great way to use photos legally on your blog.

But if you don’t have the equipment to take your own photographs or the time to produce one for every blog or social media post you may resort to Google or Pinterest to get some images from. Big mistake!

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If there is one tool that every blogger should learn how to use to their advantage, that would be Pinterest.

Tereza from Cityscape Bliss is the ultimate Pinterest master and was kind enough to share her secrets with us! Here is what she had to say:

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One of the most important blogging tools I use (and that I consider to be vital for every blogger) is Google Analytics, a free application that allows you to track your visitors and understand their behavior.

This post will act like a blogger’s guide to installing and using Google Analytics so that you can get the most out of it and truly understand your readers.

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Back in the days of my free WordPress blog I kept hearing about the term of “web hosting” and how important it is for bloggers. But no matter how many times I came across this concept I just couldn’t figure out what hosting is and why do I really need it (and I definitely couldn’t understand why I would pay for something that I was currently getting for free).

So I’m writing this post for my old self (who couldn’t understand any of the techy terms used in similar posts back then) in the hopes of helping anyone who is in the same situation I was.

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I’m a big believer that big dreamers achieve big things. Yet when it comes to blogging, so little people launch their websites after they take a little bit of time to map out their blogging vision first.

I’ve been there, trust me. And it’s probably the very reason why my first two blogs failed and I subsequently gave up on them. Because I had no goals, no objectives, no target. Simply put, no vision.

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As a new blogger, reading income reports from veterans in this field can be inspiring but also daunting at times. It really makes you put extra pressure on yourself and try to speed things along at the risk of putting crappy content out there.

But let’s get back to the real world for a second where these people blog full time and already have digital products, a following whose trust they have earned and constant page views. I guess the question I’m trying to answer by publishing this post is if you can still make money with your blog if you don’t have all of the above right away? And the answer is yes!

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