blogging as a side hustle

Blogging as a Side Hustle [Side Hustle Case Study]

Here’s the next installment in our side hustle case study series, where real people share how they make extra money in their spare time!

This week, Clare from My Money Cottage is sharing how she makes a great extra income from blogging – alongside three children, a part time job and other side hustles! I love this interview because Clare is living proof that it’s possible to make a life-changing income from your side hustle, even if you only have limited time.…

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Blogging Hack_ How to Write Blog Posts Super Fast

Blogging Hack: How to Write Blog Posts Super Fast

I love being a blogger. There are so many advantages to the flexible, work-at-home lifestyle.  

But as you’ll know if you’re a blogger too, it can be a tough job! Contrary to popular opinion, we’re not all making money at the click of a button from our hammocks on the beach 😉 

In particular, I struggle with the fact that it takes me a loooong time to write each blog post.

I tend to write pretty long posts – usually 2,000+ words. This is partly because I naturally write a lot, but also because long posts tend to do better in Google!

Of course, writing a blog post is

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How We Make $15,000 a Month with a Small Blog

How We Make $15,000 a Month with a Small Blog [Guest Post]

This week I’m excited to introduce an incredibly inspirational guest post from Russell and Maleah of Unconventional Prosperity. Russell and Maleah make an impressive full-time income from their small blogs, proving that traffic isn’t the be-all and end-all as a blogger.

Whether you already have your own blog or you’re thinking of getting started, this post will help you rethink your monetization strategy and set you on the path to serious affiliate marketing success!

Over to Russell:


My wife and I currently earn between $10,000 and $20,000 per month from our small blogs. Our blogs only receive a combined 30,000 visitors per month which is quite a small audience …

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How I Became a Full Time Blogger in Under Two Years

How I Became a Full Time Blogger in Under Two Years

In October 2018 I achieved one of my personal dreams.

I quit my safe but boring 9-5 job, and became a full time blogger!

I’d been blogging for almost exactly two years at that point. Slowly but surely, I built up my blogging income until I was earning more blogging part time than in my full time office job.

Since then, lots of readers have got in touch with questions on how to make a full time income blogging. So I’m writing this post for you 🙂

If you are wondering how to become a full time blogger, I hope this post will provide you with some kind of road …

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Want to start a blog to make money? Here's a step by step guide for beginners to get you started!

How to Start a Blog to Make Money: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide

If you’ve ever searched for how to make money online, you’ve probably come across the idea of blogging for money.

For some people, blogging is a fun and creative hobby. For others, it’s an extremely profitable business!

There are a lot of resources out there about how to make money blogging. To start with, I held back from adding to the noise – because I wanted to prove that it was possible first.

(There are heaps of ‘make money blogging’ tutorials written by people who’ve never made a penny from their blogs. Why should you take their advice?!)

Well, last summer – less than two years after I started …

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