40 Pin-Worthy Free Stock Photo Resources I Use to Grow My Blog

40 Pin-Worthy Free Stock Photo Resources I Use to Grow My Blog

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We live in a very visual world where high-quality pictures are a must if you want to become successful on your blog. Pinterest is my number one traffic source by far, and the main reason I’ve been able to grow my blog is through visually pleasing pictures. (If you want to grow your blog tremendously, try this FREE trial of Tailwind).

If you’re using bad quality photos, people most likely are going to click right out of your blog as soon as they get there. Some won’t even click on your page to begin with.

I think there’s a misconception on stock photos. People think they’re bad, awkward, and outdated. And while that may be the case for some stock photos, there are tons out there that are high quality.

There are two reasons main I use stock photos for the majority of my blog pictures: they save me time, and they save me money.

Here are 40 pin-worthy free stock photo resources I use to grow my blog:

How to Be a Successful Blogger When You Have Social Anxiety

How to Be a Successful Blogger When You Have Social Anxiety

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Social anxiety doesn’t go away once I leave the public. It doesn’t even go away when I’m in the comfort of my bed.

My job relies on me interacting with people who are complete strangers. I have to constantly engage with my readers and network with other bloggers. I have to constantly promote my blog posts, even though they are filled with words from the core of my soul.

It’s a very vulnerable feeling, but I’m starting to get the hang of it. Throughout the years I’ve been blogging, I’ve discovered these three ways to help minimize my social anxiety so I can run a successful blog.

3 Super Simple Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Small Blog

3 Super Simple Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Small Blog

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I think we can all agree that we have a blog because we wish other people would read it. If you’re just starting out, it might not seem possible. It might seem like an incredibly outlandish goal with all the other blogs out there. But I promise you, it is possible to bring more traffic to your small blog.

I’m a perfect example of this. Even though everyone has a mental health, mental health blogs aren’t the most popular among blogging niches. Finance, food, and parenting blogs are much more popular, and they tend to get the most pageviews.

When I started implementing these 3 strategies to my blog, I started to see my traffic grow tremendously.

10 Super Easy Ways to Earn Money From Your Blog

10 Super Easy Ways to Earn Money From Your Blog

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There are two types of people: those who want to make money blogging and those who get angry just thinking about it. I say why not? Why not make money from your blog with very little effort?

I love being able to get paid for something I’m incredibly passionate about. Something I truly love. The best part about earning money from your blog is you get to get paid for the work you do once.

Here are 10 super easy ways I earn money from my blog:

23 Ways to Make Extra Money Each Month from Home

23 Ways to Make Extra Money Each Month from Home

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I know a lot of people who feel stuck at their job.  Or maybe they’re living paycheck to paycheck, and can’t seem to catch a break.

That’s why I think it’s so important to spend a little time out of your day earning extra money.

Try implementing these 23 ideas into making some extra money each month from the comfort of your own home.