Blogging FAQs

No one’s more surprised than we are that over the last five years our blog has grown from a never-thought-we’d-make-a-dime hobby to our full time gig. And since we love sharing our entire journey (the ups and the downs) and all of the behind-the-scenes happenings, here’s a roundup of posts about:

One of the most common questions we get is “what advice would you give someone who is looking to blog for a living?” We always laugh and say “don’t quit your day job!” It took us five years of blogging and over 2,500 posts to get where we are today – so it’s definitely not a get-rich-quick method. But if you’re doing something you love, and you’re happy to do it without expecting to make a dime (which we did for a nice long time) it’s amazing where it could lead if you stick with it! So for more bloggy FAQs, just click the boxes below…

How Our Blog Baby Grew

Behind The Scenes Costs

How We Make Money

Some General Coding Tips

A Day In The Life

What The Heck We’ve Learned

Setting Annual Goals

A Bunch Of Our Blog Stats

How We Get Sponsors (& More)

Anatomy Of A Post

Dealing With Criticism

A Detail-Filled Radio Interview

Snagging A Book Deal

How We Edit Photos

How We Edit Videos

Knowing What To Post About

A Blog Timeline In Pictures

Year 5 Facts & Figures

Best, Worst & Weirdest Posts

Reader Survey In Infographics

Setting Blogging Goals

Year 5 Blogiversary Q&A

Making Money From A Book Making Money From A Book