• Blogging

    5 Blogging Apps I Use Every Day

    WordPress I use WordPress to edit and publish all of my blog posts. It’s user-friendly and has a lot of editing options. Pinterest Pinterest is a great app for finding blog inspo and sharing new posts. I also use Pinterest to increase my blog traffic Canva I use Canva to edit everything from my featured images, pins, and Instagram stories. There are hundreds of templates on Canva to create any image. If you don’t want to edit your own images Canva is super compatible with stock photos.  See: Finals Week Survival Guide: Study Tips Lightroom CC Lightroom presets help me keep my blog and Instagram looking cohesive. RewardStyle RewardStyle allows me…

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    How to Make Instagram Story Highlight Covers

    Instagram stories are a great way to share info with your followers and the archives feature allows you to save your stories forever. Instagram story highlight covers are a lot easier to make than you might think. Using the Canva app you can make custom Instagram story highlight covers that fit your theme for any topic you want. Here’s how to do it: Step 1: Open the Canva app or go to Canva.com and search for Instagram Story. Step 2: Select the blank Instagram story template. This will give you the perfect sizing for your Instagram story cover. Step 3: Choose your background color. Press the plus button if you…

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    5 Best Apps for Instagram

    All bloggers know that having the Instagram feed of your dreams cannot be done with Instagram alone. Even the best quality photos need a little help to look cohesive on your feed. I get a lot of questions on what editing apps and presets I use so I put together a list of my top 5 apps that I can not live without. UNUM UNUM is the best app I have found so far for planning my Instagram feed. I mostly use UNUM see what order my photos will look best in, but I also use it to play around with different edits and see which filters work together to make my theme look more cohesive.…

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    How to Start a Blog in 2019

    After starting my blog near the end of last year a lot of my friends and family were curious about how exactly blogging worked and asked me about a million questions. Some of my friends even became interested in starting a blog themselves. These are the easy to follow steps I gave them for starting a new blog. This post will walk you through step-by-step on how to start your first blog. Including everything from web hosting to choosing your domain name. Starting a Blog: A step-by-step guide Step 1: Decide your Niche Your niche is the area or topic that you want to write about. You can have more…