How to Create Quote Graphics for Social Media

How to Create Quote Graphics for Social Media

Sometimes social media is more than just a pretty photo, when you USE words on your graphics, you are able to connect with your audience, ask questions and provide inspiration. 

 I schedule my quote graphics on other platforms to grow my reach and recycle them weekly. When I started sharing quote graphics on Instagram and Twitter, I noticed a huge difference in engagement and shares!! I want this for you too!

This is the EXACT process that I use when I create quote graphics.

Why I Switched from MeetEdgar to SmarterQueue

Why I Switched from MeetEdgar to SmarterQueue

You know that social media is important for your creative business but let’s be honest, social media takes TIME. I used to spend every Sunday evening planning out my content for the week ahead. I would set up my prompts for my facebook group and make sure that they would post at the same time each day. I would add other people's content to my queue in Buffer and rinse and repeat the next week. But you know what? I knew that there had to be something better. Something that would save me more time!

As a previous social media manager, I have tried lots of different tools for social media scheduling (Buffer, Post Planner, Hootsuite, Sprout Social, CoSchedule to name a few) but I wanted to find a tool that would allow me recycle posts so that they were always posting on their own to help save me time.

3 Mistakes People Make When Creating Opt-ins (+ How to Avoid Them)

3 Mistakes People Make When Creating Opt-ins (+ How to Avoid Them)

When you start to create opt-ins for your blog or creative business, it's easy to make a few mistakes. Let's be honest, everyone says that you NEED an opt-in but no one really explains why, how, and where to create one.

These are 3 mistakes that I made when I first started creating opt-ins for my website and I want to help you learn how to avoid them. 

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3 Myths About Creating Opt-Ins for Your Niche

3 Myths About Creating Opt-Ins for Your Niche

Okay so you want to create opt-ins for your niche but you're not quite sure about a few things, right? I keep hearing a lot of people talk about this and I am going to bust through a few of these myths for you! 

MYTH #1: YOU HAVE TO HIRE A DESIGNER / EXPERT TO CREATE OPT-INS FOR YOU. 

5 Creative Opt-in Ideas to Grow Your List (+ FREE Cheatsheet)

5 Creative Opt-in Ideas to Grow Your List (+ FREE Cheatsheet)

If you are a small business owner 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. By creating opt-ins you will build trust, humanize your brand and in return grow your email list.

Struggling with what kind of opt-in to create for your small business?

Here are 5 Creative Opt-In Ideas:

2016 Black Friday + Cyber Monday Deals for Bloggers and Entrepreneurs

2016 Black Friday + Cyber Monday Deals for Bloggers and Entrepreneurs

This upcoming weekend is said to be one of the best sales for your creative biz. To keep things simple for you, I am going to have this roundup list that I will add to as more sales become available.

How to Create a Checklist in Canva (with Video Training + Checklists)

How to Create a Checklist in Canva (with Video Training + Checklists)

Creating a checklist is a great way to grow your email list. Checklists also come in handy if you would like to provide someone with a breakdown on how to do something.

You can create checklists in a few programs like word, apple pages, InDesign and etc but I personally like to create my checklists in Canva.

You can watch the video training below on How to Create a Checklist in Canva: