Archives for Blogging

Let’s talk about emails: Why you need an email list and what to send

I’ve learned a lot about email lists over the past year and a half, especially in the last few months as I’ve focused on creating exclusive content for my email list. I’ve also learned a lot as a user. I just don’t read blogs as much as I used to. If I want to be …

Q+A: When to promote your blog

Meghan writes: I have been working on my blog for awhile now, but not ready to promote it yet. How did you decide when you were ready to start showing people your blog? The right time to put your blog out there is — yesterday! I get it, I’m a recovering perfectionist. You want everything …

Let’s discuss: What makes you comment?

I talk to a lot of bloggers, and I ask a lot of questions. I post surveys pretty regularly (in fact, I just wrote a new one — more on that later). I ask every single person who subscribes to my email list what they want to get done — and I ask them again …

How to use Evernote

In my Blogkeeping emails, I’m currently writing a 5-week mini e-course on blogging faster by creating processes. Last Sunday I talked about using Evernote to save ideas and drafts. I’ve mentioned it a couple of times in my emails, and some people have asked how to use Evernote without going crazy from all the clutter. So …

On writing an ebook

I finished editing my new ebook early and prepared the online resource guide yesterday (70+ resources!), so I decided to release it a day early! With that in mind, I thought I’d share a little behind-the-scenes look at the process. Y’all. Writing a book is hard. But you probably figured that, right? I actually started …

Make WP Work

Remember when I said I needed to say no to blogging for a little while so I could say yes to other things that have been on my list for forever? I’m excited to share one of those things today! Make WP Work is WordPress, simplified, for the blogger, for the small business owner — …

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Hello! I’m Lisa, the web designer behind Elembee. I share tips and musings on blogging and business. I hope you’ll join the conversation!

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