The Business of Blogging

Blogging behind the scenes: Alison Gary shares the business of blogging. Why do bloggers do what they do? How do bloggers get paid? What does it take to have a successful blog? How do affiliate links work? Alison will share all of this and more in her posts about the business of blogging.

2018 Reader Survey Results
Lifestyle

2018 Reader Survey Results

A few weeks ago I started an anonymous survey to gather feedback on Wardrobe Oxygen. This data helps me understand what you, the dedicated readers of Wardrobe Oxygen like, dislike, and desire from this site. I do a survey like this almost every year and the responses really help me…

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Be the Change: Diversity in Blogging and the Washingtonian I’m Not a Tourist Campaign
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Be the Change: Diversity in Blogging and the Washingtonian I’m Not …

In 1727 Benjamin Franklin created The Junto, also known as The Leather Apron Club. The members of the Junto were drawn from diverse occupations and backgrounds, but they all shared a spirit of inquiry and a desire to improve themselves, their community, and to help others. The goal of the…

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Weekend Reads
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Weekend Reads

I’ve been sharing links like these in my Style File newsletter, but decided to try them instead in a weekend blog post.  A mix of what I’ve read, seen, heard, liked, and want to try. the photos above are from my day trip last week to NYC. I was invited…

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A Gift to Myself – The Wing DC
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A Gift to Myself – The Wing DC

When I used to get my annual review at my old job, if I received a bonus I’d buy myself something to celebrate. One year I bought a Brahmin bag, one year I booked a trip to the beach, one year I pampered myself at a spa. It was a…

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What I Wore: Tour of Good Housekeeping with Jambu [Sponsored]
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What I Wore: Tour of Good Housekeeping with Jambu [Sponsored]

Growing up, the magazines in our home were Time, National Geographic, and Good Housekeeping. Whenever anything was purchased, my parents consulted Consumer Reports, and or Good Housekeeping. New recipe tried for dinner? There’s a good chance it came from the pages of good Housekeeping. Many a collage was made from…

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Caution, Steep Grade Ahead
Health and Wellness

Caution, Steep Grade Ahead

I love this text exchange between me, my sister, and my mom. It really sums up who we are, our relationship, and our attitude about life. Things go wrong. Things get sad, or bad, and dark. We fall into pits of despair. And then dammit, we find a way to…

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Enter Witty and Poignant Title Here
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Enter Witty and Poignant Title Here

I have two bags I use on a regular basis – my ALLSAINTS tote and my Dagne Dover backpack. I keep them in the dining room so it’s easy to switch between them. The rest are upstairs in my closet, I bring them down and fill them from the bag…

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Celebrating YOU this February!
The Business of Blogging

Celebrating YOU this February!

This month I want to celebrate YOU! Every day I feel so honored that you read my blog, connect with me on social media, and make Wardrobe Oxygen what it is today. I want to thank you for letting me have the chance to take the leap and pursue this…

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