Since I started my side hustle, I’ve tried a few different business models depending on my day jobs and availability and I’ve realized a couple of things:
- There are a lot of great resources out there already
- I need a way to monetize my blog while still thinking through what services I can offer.
- Technology tools are amazing, especially for side hustlers.
- The time and energy I have is limited so I can’t really help people as much as I’d like.
I have a love and hate relationship with using social media – that’s a far cry from my pure hatred of these platforms as I learned to navigate them to boost my business. Let’s just say that while I have gotten better and more proficient in getting the most value out of using my social media accounts, it has always come with some degree of wanting to pick up my laptop and watch it break into pieces to cure my frustration. Instagram and Facebook are the most important platforms that I use. I like Instagram for its visual capturing abilities and Facebook for letting me easily connect with groups of people that share common interests that align with The Roze Loft.Read More
Most growing businesses focus their marketing efforts on gaining new customers. What else would you want more of, right? More customers symbolizes a larger market share and in turn symbolizes market leadership. However, new customers are not where your revenue comes from. You’ve been looking in the wrong place to grow sales, even though the right place has been under your nose the whole time.Read More
Businesses today have more ways than ever to connect with customers, but that doesn’t mean that creating an influential brand is any easier. Figuring out how to identify your market and connect with your audience are the first steps in the right direction. Starting here is essential to getting your brand to stand out. Here are four tips for building a brand for your business:Read More
By Elizaveta Kozlova, @dreamliza – The quality and the editing of your photos contribute equally to the success of your Instagram blog. In this post I will share with you some of my secret tips and tricks on how to create beautiful content for instagram, what apps to use to edit photos and make your account attractive to brands and other Instagrammers.