Tag: Blogging Behind the Scenes

Blogging Behind the Scenes: How do Affiliate Links Work?

Blogging

Since I informed you that I went full-time blogging, a lot of you asked how I make money with the links on this blog. You deserve to know, not just for reading this blog, but all blogs and actually a large percentage of all types of websites. When I went to an affiliate conference this September, the influencers they featured on a panel weren’t from blogs or YouTube, but major…

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On Shoes and Self-Doubt

Blogging Lifestyle

Several weeks ago, cabi reached out and asked if I'd like to attend The Scoop.  A twice-annual conference for cabi stylists, The Scoop offers trainings, an awards ceremony, and a fashion show to introduce the new season’s collection. A week after I agreed, they asked me if I’d like to be their featured influencer for the event, which would include filming a video to introduce the video of the fashion…

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Blogging Behind the Scenes: Why Blogs Have Assistants and Interns

Blogging

Oh gosh, why does a fashion blog need an intern? All the blogger does is stand around and look cute in gifted clothes while her boyfriend takes her picture. It’s not like blogging is hard, it’s just to try to look important, right? Wrong. In 2016, blogging is a true business and is far more complex and time consuming than you can imagine. Even part-time bloggers are bringing in full-time…

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Friday Favorite: Samsung NX 3000 Camera – Perfect for Camera-Unsavvy Folks!

Blogging Friday Favorite

As you know, my husband is a professional photographer and has a couple fancy Canon DSLRs and lots of fancy looking lenses and stuff. I’m scared to touch any of it – it’s expensive, it’s heavy, and I have no photography skills. Some people have a black thumb for gardening, I have a black shutter finger.  But I can’t carry Karl in my back pocket everywhere I go, and it’s…

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Behind the Scenes

Blogging

I don’t think people realize the behind the scenes of being a fashion or style blogger. While I don't know how it is for other bloggers, here’s a peek into may daily life as a part-time fashion blogger. I wake and grab my phone and head to the bathroom. While I pee, brush my teeth, and straighten my hair, I read emails, reply to comments and mentions on my blog’s…

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