The Ultimate Guide to Using Tailwind for Pinterest

The Ultimate Guide to Using Tailwind for Pinterest

I started using Tailwind a few months ago and wow I am loving it. In three short months, I have grown my website traffic, email list, and Pinterest following.

Tailwind is a Pinterest Scheduling tool you can also use it for Instagram but I haven't used that feature yet. 

So before I tell you why you'll love Tailwind, get some helpful links and a video training, I want to share with you what life was like for me before Tailwind.

How to Increase Engagement on All of Your Posts

How to Increase Engagement on All of Your Posts

Sometimes it is really hard to be true to who you are online.. I reaaaalllly used to struggle with this. I would find myself saying "but me and my online brand wouldn't say that..." or etc. but here's ONE thing that has really helped me. When I get overwhelmed or I'm not quite sure what to say in a post...

I think of ONE person.

I keep that one person in mind that I know needs to hear what I'm going to tell them. I write / speak to them and talk like I'm talking to a friend.

This makes things easier for me for a few reasons:⠀

How to Comment With a gif on Facebook

How to Comment With a gif on Facebook

A gif stands for graphics interchange format and is a bitmap image format file. It’s not a video file, think of it as a moving picture file. Gifs are a great way to respond to people and can often be confused with a meme.

I use gifs ALL THE TIME and figured it was about time to do a quick tutorial on how you can use gifs too

Previously on Facebook to display a gif in a comment you had to go to a site like giphy or tenor, search for your gif or create one, copy the link or save it to your computer as a .gif file and then upload it to Facebook. 

A gif stands for graphics interchange format and is a bitmap image format file. It’s not a video file, think of it as a moving picture file. Gifs are a great way to respond to people and can often be confused with a meme.

I use gifs ALL THE TIME and figured it was about time to do a quick tutorial on how you can use gifs too. 

Previously on Facebook to display a gif in a comment you had to go to a site like giphy or tenor, search for your gif or create one, copy the link or save it to your computer as a .gif file and then upload it to Facebook. 

How to Deliver an Opt-in with ConvertKit

How to Deliver an Opt-in with ConvertKit

Once you have created your opt-in, you need to decide how you are going to deliver it. One of my favorite ways to deliver an opt-in is with ConvertKit. ConvertKit makes delivering opt-ins, freebies, lead magnets, pdfs and files super simple. 

To learn how to deliver your own opt-in with ConvertKit and how to save time the next time , watch the video training below!

How to Change the Button Color In ConvertKit

How to Change the Button Color In ConvertKit

When you create a form in ConvertKit*, the color button will be ConvertKit* blue. If you want to learn how to change the color to match your branding (no coding required), watch the video below!

Best Resources for Creating Video and Online Courses

Best Resources for Creating Video and Online Courses

You want to get started with video and online courses but you're not sure what you need. 

When I started my online business I definitely fell into the I can do #allthethings AND I learned how to procrastiperfect things... I would literally perfect things so much that it would turn into procrastination. DO NOT DO THIS. Done is better than perfect!!

I quickly learned to just do the thing and use what I had.

3 Mistakes People Make When Delivering Opt-Ins ( + How to Avoid Them)

3 Mistakes People Make When Delivering Opt-Ins ( + How to Avoid Them)

When you deliver opt-ins it's easy to make a few mistakes and trust me, I made these mistakes too when I first started delivering opt-ins to grow my email list.

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Here are 3 Mistakes people make when delivering opt-ins (+ how to avoid them):

1. Not giving your audience a Call To Action (CTA) on your opt-in form. 

3 Reasons Why You Need to Deliver Opt-Ins

3 Reasons Why You Need to Deliver Opt-Ins

If you have a small business then you have most likely heard that you need an opt-in to grow your list. But what exactly is an opt-in? An opt-in is anything that you give someone in exchange for their email address.

Other names for opt-ins include; freebie, content upgrade, opt-in gift, trigger, and lead magnet. 

The goal of an opt-in is to provide a solution to one problem.