29 Mar Lifestyle Blogging: How to build a blog, an audience and a life around the things you love | Laura Lynn
In this episode of the DREAM. THINK. DO. podcast, Mitch Matthews talks with Laura Lynn, creator of the Breezy and Brazen lifestyle blog. She writes about fashion, food, travel, and all things Nashville. She’s also released a new book called Lifestyle Blogging Basics: A How-To for Investing in Yourself, Working with Brands, and Cultivating a Community Around Your Blog, which is full of great practical blogging tips. You won’t want to miss this episode as we talk about how she learned to become a successful blogger.
How do start a blog?
Sure, you can just begin by writing one…but what if you want to build a successful blog or you’re REALLY stuck on where to get started?
Laura Lynn, my guest on today’s episode, shares her inspirational story on writing a blog during college before she really understood what blogging was about. She talks about how pursuing something she loved has allowed her to build a life around writing about things she’s passionate about, such as traveling, food, fashion and exploring Nashville.
She’s also just released a new book, which gives readers specific “how-to” instructions to create a successful blog.
So listen to our conversation for best practices on how to build a blog from the ground up or take your current blog to the next level.
In this episode, you will…
- Gain specific strategies for starting a blog
- Understand the importance of having “content buckets” for success
- Learn about coming up with a name for your blog
- Hear about why timing is crucial when using social media
- Learn how to grow a community around your blog
What’s something Laura said that stood out to you? And/or… what’s a question YOU have about blogging and building an audience? Comment below. I’d love to hear from YOU!
Keep bringing your awesome!
Check out Laura’s blog: Breezy and Brazen
Check out Laura’s book: Lifestyle Blogging Basics: A How-To for Investing in Yourself, Working with Brands, and Cultivating a Community Around Your Blog
Listen to previous episodes of the DREAM THINK DO podcast on itunes: DreamThinkDo.com.