Start a Blog

So you started a blog… now what? Or maybe you haven’t even started a blog yet and are just trying to wrap your head around the idea.

Well, I’m glad that you found your way here! Because online content is my specialty and that’s exactly what blogging is!

(Hence The Content Bug… get it?)

Creating great online content is nothing new. And it is not going away! Because writing successful online content is one of the best things that you can do to achieve an online presence you can be proud of!

So let’s get to it. On this page, you will find a variety of “How To’s” to set up your blog for success, how you can improve your content, tools you need to succeed and even the basics of blogging to get you started.


  • Do you want to start a blog? Are you wondering if you are ready to make the commitment? Starting a blog isn't something to take lightly! And you need to be prepared for what's ahead. So before you take the plunge and start your blog, make sure you ask yourself these 10 questions first. Plus, in this blog post, there is a special free offer to help you get started! Find out more by reading the article! #startablog #blogging
  • How to Start a Website the Right Way | Are you thinking about creating a website? Or maybe you want to start a blog? Well then, you've come to the right post! In this article, I'm sharing how to start a website the right way, including how to pick a domain and set up WordPress. Plus I'm sharing the mistakes that I made when I created my website and how you can avoid them when you create yours!
  • Are you looking to start a blog? Before you make any commitments, it's important to know what you are getting yourself into! Owning a blog can be costly. And you need to be ready for the expenses ahead. In this article, I'm sharing exactly what I spent on my blog in 1 year. You'll see a breakdown of my blogging expenses and why I decided to spend money on the programs that I did. So if you're a beginner blogger, or if you want to know how to start a blog, make sure you read this post on what it really costs to own a blog!
  • How to Get Started with Creating Content Online | So you started a blog... now what? That's a question that's been popping up in my mind recently and I wanted to provide you guys with the perfect answer. So after months of planning and creating I finally have the next step you need to take if you want to create a success online! No matter what you want to do, if you want to create a success online, then you need to master your online content writing. Sign up today for the Getting Started with Online Content e-course!
  • Do you ever question yourself about blogging? Of course you do! We've all been there. And with this Blogging Basics for Beginners guide I'm covering all of your questions! Include the skills you need to blog, how to write your first blog post, how often to blog, how to promote your blog, & more! So let's get started so you can create a successful blog today!
  • Beginner's Guide to Making Money Online | Do you want to make a full-time income online? Well, then you've got to start somewhere! This beginner's guide will help you to understand how to make money online so that you can create a profitable website or blog. Plus you'll find actionable steps to help you get started making money today!
  • Do you ever wonder how to set goals and achieve them? It's one thing to write out the goals that you have for your business or life, but it's another actually accomplish what's on your list! In this post, I'm sharing a goal setting and achieving system that actually works! We'll talk about how to not only set goals, but the difference between goals and projects, productivity tips, time management skills, and create a calendar to get more done! If you want to dramatically change your life by actually achieving your goals, then this post is for you! #goalsetting #timemanagement #entrepreneurtips
  • Are you a blogging beginner? It doesn't matter if your answer is yes or no, every blogger needs a blogging editorial calendar! Learn how to create and maintain a blogging editorial calendar that is guaranteed to work for your one-of-a-kind blog!
  • How to Start an Email List | If you want to reach real success online, then you need to create an email list. In this post, I want to walk you through the reasons why you need an email list, what email platform is best for you or your business, how to create opt-ins, and more! This is everything you need to know to get started with email marketing.
  • Beginner's Guide to Keyword Research | Keywords are critical to your content's success online! And it is a necessity to create SEO friendly content that Pinterest and search engines will love! With this post, you will learn why keyword research is important, how to research keywords, and how to pick the best keywords for your website. But more importantly, we cover how to properly use keywords in your content!
  • What is Content Marketing & Why You Need It | Content Marketing is critical to the success of your digital marketing and online presence. So what are you waiting for? With this article, you will learn what is content marketing, why you need content marketing, types of content creation, and the benefits of online content.
  • 5 Things I Learned After 6 Months of Blogging | Blogging isn't always rainbows and butterflies! There are important lessons of blogging that you need to know. And today, I'm spilling the beans. Get an inside look at my journey with The Content Bug and learn 5 important lessons of blogging that all blogging beginners and startup business owners need to know!
  • Create Your Success Online | Have you ever wondered how people became their own boss? Or how people become successful online? Well, today I'm launching a new blog and video series talking about how you can become your own boss! In this series, you'll learn how to find your purpose, how to chase your passion, and ultimately how to break away from your full-time job to become a boss!
  • How Writing Content Online Changed My Life | A year ago, I was extremely unhappy. So I decided to take control of my life by turning to the online world to create my success. And now I'm here to tell you that writing online content has truly changed my life. And it can change yours too. Read this article to learn more.
  • Want to know how to use Tailwind to grow your Pitnerest account? Look no further! I used Tailwind to not only grow my Pinterest account, but also drive traffic to my blog. And you can do it too!
  • Do you want to engage your audience with your blog posts? Well then you need to create blog posts that your audience actually wants to read! Follow these 5 simple steps to improve your blog content TODAY!
  • My Content Writing Process | So you want to be a blogger, huh? About a year ago I decided the same thing, but I had no idea what blog writing required! So I'm sharing my content writing process for all you to see and understand the steps I follow to create winning content each week. Let me know what you do to create the perfect blog post!
  • The Impact SEO has on How You Write Content | Creating SEO-friendly content is critical to the success of your SEO strategy and your content strategy for your website. But do you know how to create SEO-friendly content? In this post, you'll learn the relationship between SEO and content plus the steps that you need to follow to create SEO friendly content every time!
  • Want to learn how to SEO a blog post? Well, you've come to the right place! This is a comprehensive guide for SEO beginners to start the basics of SEO.
  • Why Your Blog Posts Aren't Cutting It: The #1 reason you aren't getting the traffic results you dreamed of | Most blog owners want to know how to get traffic to their blog. And no matter how much promotion you do, simply promoting your blog posts is not enough! Learn why your blog posts aren't getting the traffic you have dreamed of with this blog post. Plus how to improve your posts to create long term success!
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  • Struggling to find the right topic to write a blog post about? Learn 4 tips and tricks to help you create unique blog topics your audience will love!
  • This year, don't put "creating successful content" on your New Year's Resolution list. Maybe I am the only one, but you might want to know the reason why.