What is my business?! Explaining exactly what I do for a living

What is my business?! Explaining exactly what I do for a living

I feel like this blog post is a little silly. And maybe a bit unnecessary since it’s not really a Pinterest marketing tip or something that’s going to help you grow online. But one thing I’ve been loving recently is bringing you guys more behind the scenes. Giving you a real look at my life, what I do on a daily basis, and how I […]

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3 Things You NEED To Start The Blog To Business Transition

3 Things You NEED To Start The Blog To Business Transition

 Want to really grow your blog?! Not just saying that you’re going to grow it. But ACTUALLY growing your blog! I created my ebook, The Blog Hustler, to lay out the exact strategies I used to grow my blog. And I’m offering you a special coupon code to get your copy today! Use the code ‘GROWMYBLOG’ at checkout to save $5 off the original […]

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LIFE UPDATE: I got engaged, 1K subscribers on YouTube, & a new book?!

LIFE UPDATE: I got engaged, 1K subscribers on YouTube, & a new book?!

I don’t do these blog posts a lot.  But I feel like I need to pop in today to share a little bit of a blog and life update with you guys. Let me just start by saying, life is good.  I keep saying ‘all good things, all good things’ on my Instagram stories. And I truly do mean it. I have been blessed with […]

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Full-Time Blogger Analytics & Social Media Report

Full-Time Blogger Analytics & Social Media Report

When I first started my blog, I thought you needed hundreds of thousands of page views to become a full-time blogger and to make money blogging. But now as a full-time blogger, I know that’s just not true. So today I want to share a full analytics report with you. I’m sharing my stats on Google Analytics, Google Search Console, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, and even […]

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How I Manage My Time & What My Typical Work Week Looks Like

How I Manage My Time & What My Typical Work Week Looks Like

A few weeks ago, I shared on Instagram I shared that it takes me up to 10 hours to edit a YouTube video. Now, this isn’t for every video. Sometimes it’s only 2 hours.  And I would say that’s the fastest I can get a video edited. Most of the time, a video can take 5 to 8 hours to edit. That means multiple days […]

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A Day In My Life: What do bloggers do all day for work?!

A Day In My Life: What do bloggers do all day for work?!

Ever wonder what bloggers do all day for work?! Now, yes, I am a blogger. If you’re new here… Hi, I’m Cathrin! And I created this website. And fun fact, I do this full-time. But I don’t just have my blog. I also have my YouTube channel and I offer services that allow me to work with clients. It’s a pretty sweet gig. But compared to […]

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The Business Side of Blogging

The Business Side of Blogging

Starting a blog can be a lot of fun. You get to write about whatever you want to write about. Connect with your readers and make new friends online. And if you’re really serious about blogging, you can make some money and transform your blog into a real business. But when I was a beginner blogger, just having some fun trying to figure out the […]

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What I Did To Make More Money With My Blogging Business

What I Did To Make More Money With My Blogging Business

Now before we really dive into it, I have to say… This blog post doesn’t really make much sense if you didn’t read what I wrote about my struggle with making money blogging. Because here’s the cold hard truth: not every blogger makes thousands of dollars every month. You know those income reports you see on Pinterest? The ones that scream LOOK AT ME! LOOK […]

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How I Turned My Beginner Blog Into A Business In 1 Year

How I Turned My Beginner Blog Into A Business In 1 Year

One of the questions I get asked the most is ‘How did you do it?!’ What did I do differently that allowed me to transition my beginner blog into a full-time business in just 1 year? Well today, I’m spilling my secrets. TRANSFORMING MY BLOG INTO A BUSINESS Want to start growing your blog?  Not just saying that you’re going to grow it. But ACTUALLY […]

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My 2019 Spring Morning Routine

My 2019 Spring Morning Routine

A few weeks ago I shared a YouTube video sharing some tips on how to become a morning person. And as you guys already know… I love my mornings! I would rather be up at 6:30am then 10am. But that’s just me! So today, I figured it would be fun to share my 2019 Spring morning routine! Let’s get into it! MY SPRING MORNING ROUTINE […]

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My struggle with making money blogging

My struggle with making money blogging

This blog post has been a long time coming. And although I’m finally at the point where I’ve built up enough confidence to write it, I’m still terrified to push publish. If you’ve been following my blog for a while, this isn’t going to be like one of my typical blog posts. Usually, I share helpful tips. And have extremely structured content. But this is […]

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The DUMBEST Blogging Mistakes I’ve Ever Made

The DUMBEST Blogging Mistakes I’ve Ever Made

This video needs no explanation or introduction… Let’s get into it! MY DUMBEST BLOGGING MISTAKES And make sure you subscribe to my YouTube channel! KEEP READING… ABOUT THE AUTHOR Cathrin (Cath) creates content that encourages bloggers & online entrepreneurs to be themselves, chase their passion, and create their success online. 1 year after started her blog (TheContentBug.com), Cath left her full-time position working in the […]

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9 Tips To Build A Brand People ACTUALLY Want To Follow

9 Tips To Build A Brand People ACTUALLY Want To Follow

If you want to be a successful Influencer, blogger, YouTuber, Instagrammer, you name it… you need to grow your following. But there is a right way and a wrong way to grow your following. Sure you could use those apps that ‘pay’ for followers and likes. You could use Facebook group threads for click-through, comments, or shares. OR you could spend your time building a […]

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How I Made My First $1,000 Blogging

How I Made My First $1,000 Blogging

I’ve been trying to be a bit more open with you guys about my blog. Since I started my blog, I’ve always shared my strategies. What’s worked for me and what hasn’t. But more recently, I’ve been trying to talk a bit more about the business of blogging. And what goes on behind the scenes that you typically don’t see. But things that you, of […]

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What To Do When You’re Lacking Creativity

What To Do When You’re Lacking Creativity

We all have those days when we aren’t feeling very creative. And when our job requires us to create content online, it can seem impossible to do anything! To me, creativity and motivation go hand in hand. If you aren’t feeling creative, then you probably aren’t motivated. So what do you do? How can you put yourself back in the mood to create amazing things?! […]

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