5 Surprising Reasons You Need to Start a Blog in 2019

By: Monica Miller Monday May 13, 2019 comments Tags: blog, blog for business, start a blog

5 Surprising Reasons You Need to Start a Blog in 2019

It's 2019 and it's time to start your blog for your business, lady boss! You know that you need to be producing a main source of content on a weekly basis, whether it's a video on YouTube, a weekly podcast, or a blog. I am all about blogging, so I want to encourage you to start a blog in 2019 so you can grow your girl boss business, generate new leads and clients, and give back to your community in awesome ways. If you want to start a podcast, head over to my friend, Laura at Social Savvy Geek, who teaches women entrepreneurs how... Read More


How I made $1,000 Blogging (and you can too!)

By: Monica Miller Monday April 29, 2019 comments Tags: start a blog, blog for business, blog retreat, make money blogging

How I made $1,000 Blogging (and you can too!)

I made $1,000 from blogging. No, I didn't make my money from the "traditional" ways of blogging - you know, ads, affiliate marketing, or online courses either. The way I created my income was through another unique way that I feel not many people talk about or even see as a way to make money blogging. The way I made money blogging was taking my blogging content and turning it into a presentation, which I gave away for free, and then I got on discovery calls and gained clients from there. Wonderingwhich blog posts I... Read More


5 Reasons You Need to Attend a Blog Retreat

By: Monica Miller Monday April 22, 2019 comments Tags: blog retreat, why blog, blogging, start a blog

5 Reasons You Need to Attend a Blog Retreat

Have you considered going to a blog retreat? You know, a getaway from life to actually start your blog? Perhaps you've thought about going to one, but you've always talked yourself out of it. There are so many reasons why a blog retreat is for you, but I listed five great reasons why attending a blog retreat is for the woman who wants and desires to start her blog off the right foot in a space that is safe and creative! Reason 1: You want to start a blog. A blog has been on your horizons for quite some time now, but you just... Read More


Who Attends a Blogging Retreat? Meet Brenda Bowen to find out why she's coming!

By: Monica Miller Monday April 15, 2019 comments Tags: blog tools, blog retreat, blog for business

Who Attends a Blogging Retreat? Meet Brenda Bowen to find out why she's coming!

Have you ever wondered who attends bloggingretreats? I mean, who wants to go to a retreat and hunker down to gettheir blogout into the world with a glass of wine in their hands? Pwish, doesn't sound the least bit fun (I'm totally being sarcastic here)! I asked my good friend, Brenda Bowen from Peace of Mind Accounting , why she is coming to the Elite Women BloggerRetreat to showcase who comes to a bloggingretreat and why. A Little Bit of Background... Brenda and I met in 2015 when I signed up with a group... Read More


What 8 Years of Marriage has taught me about Entrepreneurship

By: Monica Miller Monday March 11, 2019 comments Tags: entrepreneur , blog content, business owner, businesswoman

What 8 Years of Marriage has taught me about Entrepreneurship

Tomorrow I celebrate 8 years of marriage with my husband, Nathan! Because I am in celebration mode, I wanted to share what I have discovered in both entrepreneurship and marriage and how they are both so much alike. You see, both take a lot of hard work, dedication, and listening. I wanted to share my findings on this joyous occasion with you all. Just in case you are wondering how the two even are related! It takes dedication. Marriage and running my own business takes so much dedication and work that its sometimes insane... Read More


How to Conduct Market Research for Your Blog's Content

By: Monica Miller Monday January 28, 2019 comments Tags: blog, blog content, blog post topic, blog for business

How to Conduct Market Research for Your Blog's Content

You're getting ready to begin writing blogposts, but do you know what kinds of blogtopics your audience wants from you? The whole point of blogging is to write topics your audience wants to hear or know more about. You want your readers to think, Is she a mind reader?! We want to speak our audiences language. Sometimes we get caught up in what we think our audience should know rather than what they want to know. Our audience speaks in a different language and you have to know this language. The only way to do that is... Read More


5 Content and Blogging Trends that will Dominate 2019

By: Monica Miller Monday January 7, 2019 comments Tags: blogging, content marketing, blog, why blog

5 Content and Blogging Trends that will Dominate 2019

Happy New Year! What are your content marketing goals for 2019? Is it to add a blog? Video? A podcast to your coaching program? Experts from the Content Marketing Institute all predictthat content marketing is going to be even more important in 2019. Thus, whatever you're going to add to your marketing efforts, you better plan to add content marketing as a part of it to get seen, recognized and trusted this year. If you are wanting to add a blogfor your coaching or consulting business, then there are a few... Read More


4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

By: Monica Miller Monday December 3, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content creation

4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

What kind of content should you create for your audience? Isn't that the million dollar question? You hear me all the time talking about this topic and how you should be writing content specifically for the audience you serve. But how do you know what they actually want to hear from you? The key to answering this question is first to identify the goal for that content. What do you hope the content will achieve? The goal determines the type of content you'll create and how it educates, inspires and move your audienceto take... Read More


How to Build and Maintain Strong Client Relationships Online

By: Monica Miller Monday November 26, 2018 comments Tags: why blog, blog content, content marketing, content writing

How to Build and Maintain Strong Client Relationships Online

Why do you have a blog, podcast, social media handles, or even an email list? It's so you can build relationships with your potential customers so they feel comfortable buying from you because you're the established expert in your field. But what happens when relationship-building seems to be going nowhere? What happens then? We know that having relationships with your customers online is essential. People still search for information through search engines, but they're increasingly following companies and people they like on... Read More


How to be Organized with Your Content for 2019

By: Monica Miller Monday November 19, 2018 comments Tags: blogging, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content marketing, blog content

How to be Organized with Your Content for 2019

When I was young, my best friend and I would get excited and she would want to come over to my house to spend the night. In my excitement, I went to ask my dad only to be disappointed because he told me I had to plan the night over, I just couldn't do it impromptu. At the time, I was irritated. Why couldn't my dad see my excitement? Did he not want me to have a good time? And why should we plan to have my best friend over to spend the night (she was basically partof our family)? This same principal that my dad tried teaching... Read More





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