Cath’s Journey

So you wanna learn more about me, huh? Well, I gotta say… that’s pretty cool!

When I started this website, I had no idea what I was going to do. I just wanted to change my life so I started a website. And along the way, I learned more about myself, blogging, and how to truly create a success online. And in these blog posts below, I share everything that I’ve done with The Content Bug to get where I’m at today

There are no secrets here. Just 2 digital besties learning and growing together!

  • Did you know that your site speed can actually hurt your website traffic, holding you back from growing your blog?! Yeah, site speed is actually one of the top SEO ranking factors that you need to worry about! And in just 1 hour, I was able to reduce the speed of my site by 2 seconds! Learn how you can make your blog load faster in this blog post.
  • Ever wonder what a full-time blogger's schedule looks like? Or maybe you want to learn what happens behind the scenes of a successful blog? Well today, I'm laying it all out on the line! I'm sharing what I accomplished in January 2018, how I'm moving my yearly goals forward, and what special project is scheduled to launch in a few months! I hope you enjoy my January Blog Biz Report. #incomereport #blogreport
  • 2018 is right around the corner and it's time to set your new year's goals, resolutions, and intentions. This year, I'm focusing on the good. I'm focusing on me. And I'm excited to watch myself and my business grow over the next year. Don't be afraid to dream bigger! This life is yours for the taking. And I hope that you'll stay around to see what TheContentBug will do! #goalsetting #blogginggoals
  • Working from home seems like the dream job, right? Well, I hate to break it to ya, but working at home might not be all that it's cracked up to be. Take it from me, a 23-year-old who's been working from home for over a year. I love my job, and I love the flexibility, buy it definitely has it's downsides as well. For more information on the truth about working from home, give this article a read! #remotework
  • Do you want to grow your blog traffic? Have you thought about growing your Pinterest account to drive more traffic to your blog? And do you have a successful Pinterest strategy to lead to this growth?! In this post, I'm sharing the best-kept blogging secrets on how to grow your average monthly viewers on Pinterest. Follow these actionable steps to take your account from 100,000 to 600,000 in just a few months!
  • How (& Why) I Went From a Full-Time Employee to a Part-Time Freelancer | A year after I started my blog, I was able to leave the full-time corporate world for good! But it wasn't easy getting there. And I bet my journey is nothing like you would expect. Learn about my life, my experience as a website owner, and why I declined a full-time position for a part-time freelancing gig!
  • 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.
  • August Website Report - How I more than doubled my site traffic, income, and email list in 1 month | August was beyond great to me. So I decided to share an August website report instead of an income report to showcase all of my website advances in the last month! Find out how I skyrocketed my website results with this post!
  • Why I TANKED My Pinterest Account | A few months ago, I decided to purposefully tank my Pinterest account by removing 8 boards and almost 2,000 pins. In this post, I'm sharing why I did it, what I removed from my account and the effect of this process! It might be time to turn your Pinterest account from content hoarder to content creator. Find out more!
  • 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!
  • How I Doubled My Email List in 1 Month | Want to grow your email list fast? Yeah, well I've been there. I struggled to gain 10 subscribers month after month. But after using these actionable steps, I doubled my email list in just 30 days! Learn the steps I used and what you can do to grow your email subscribers.
  • 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!
  • The Content Bug official monthly recap including an income report, social media report, and what's coming next on The Content Bug! Stay tuned!
  • Do you want to grow your Pinterest account? I was in the same spot as you just 2 months ago! Now my Pinterest account gets over 100,000 monthly views! And you can do it too. I'm sharing all of my secrets on what I did in the last month to grow my Pinterest account FAST!
  • In this monthly review, I combined March and April to give you the full picture of what I have been up to over the past few months! In this post I share everything from how I landed my first blog and how I grew my Pinterest by 300%.
  • 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!
  • Want to gain Instagram followers fast?! I'm sharing my top tips on how to gain more Instagram followers in 1 month!
  • Monthly Review What I did In January to reach my 2017 goals - The Content Bug
  • New Year, New Me... right? Just kidding. Just some new goals I set for myself and my website for this new year ahead of us. Let's dive on in!