Pivoting Your Blog Instead Of Jumping Ship

Every week this question pops up in my inbox about 800,435 times…

“Sue, what do you think about my idea of blogging about…?” (tells me what they are thinking of blogging about)”…any advice?”

No matter what the idea is, I always ask “What are you going to sell if you blog about that topic?”.

pivoting your blog topicThis question stumps more than 50% of the people that ask the “What do you think…?” question.

If you don’t know what you are going to sell, why even start a blog on that subject? You DO want to make money, right? (and it’s perfectly OK if you don’t.) But you do, don’t you??

And if that entails picking just one niche/topic, so be it.

That doesn’t mean you have to stick to that topic/niche/audience the rest of your life. Most of us don’t.

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How to Build Meaningful Relationships with Experts in Your Niche

It’s frustrating, isn’t it?

How you’ve given your best, done everything  you know, implemented all the tips and tricks involved in building a popular blog…

Yes, you’ve got a slick, beautiful and responsive theme.

blogger outreachYou invested money and time on a memorable domain and reliable host hoping to build a blog you can call an asset.

But nothing…

No traffic, no comments, no subscribers, and no shares.  Zip. Zero.

Your blog has not taken off on the wings of fame.

And it’s terribly annoying.

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How to Make $1000 With Your Blog…even if you have a tiny list

Before we jump in, let’s get something straight.

You do not need a big email list to make money with your blog.

You don’t need a ton of social media followers or amazing SEO.

(I know, shocking, right?)

So, what do you need?

make money blogging

You need some traffic, a solid understanding of your audience, a good lead magnet, a product that you know your audience wants, and a great email sequence.

That’s it. Seriously.

And lucky for you, I’m going to go into each one and how to make it happen.

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