How to Make the Most Out of a Hiatus

How to Make the Most Out of a Hiatus

It's no surprise that this space has been quiet over the last part of 2016.  Since the summer, my life - offline, has really zapped all of my energy.  At my job, I've been really busy taking on new roles, new initiatives and developing and implementing new processes which includes an entirely new onboarding process for new hires.  That was a big run-on sentence. :|  Moving on...

Click that button below to get the scoop on 4 things you can do when you're ready to come back from a hiatus.

3 Simple Ways to Extend Your Brand's Reach

3 Simple Ways to Extend Your Brand's Reach

Sometimes I start to wonder what my next move will be in my business.  What the next step is to enhance my brand; to set it apart from the rest; to cultivate my brand’s uniqueness.  Have you ever been there?  Please say I’m not alone.  

The online world is fast paced, and it is imperative that we are always putting ourselves out there and making the world aware of our brand.

If you are in a plateau in your business and are wondering what you can do to extend your brand’s reach, and give it a boost, keep reading.  We’ll be covering three different ways that you can boost your brand’s awareness and extend its reach beyond your current audience and customers.

Growing My Business With Less Than $50 Per Month

Growing My Business With Less Than $50 Per Month

Not only is starting a business scary, sometimes there is risk involved.  The beauty of online business is that there are so many tools to get you started that are absolutely free to use. If you are juicing all the free tools, that's awesome.  Been there, done that.  Super helpful.

However, sometimes you just need to bite the bullet and start investing in yourself and your business if you want to see growth and results.

Before I started She Builds back in December 2015, I was a use all the free tools type of girl. I knew when I started this site I was going to need to financially invest in it if I was going to take it seriously and if I wanted any type of return to come out of it.  Not balls to the walls, throw my life savings into it type of investment.  But I needed to give a little to get a little, you know what I mean?

Create a Branded Lock Page on Squarespace

Create a Branded Lock Page on Squarespace

Hey!  We’re just going to cut to the chase.  You’re a Squarespace user right?  (If not, definitely read about the concept and importance, but I don’t have a tutorial for you *insert sad emoji*).  

Have you considered branding your lock page?  If you’re here, your answer is probably no.  Or maybe it’s yes - but you are hesitant to adjust settings and want to learn more before making the move.  Luckily for you, I have - and I’m going to tell you why you should have a branded lock page and how to do it.  Woot woot.

Possibly the Easiest Way to Monetize Your Blog

Possibly the Easiest Way to Monetize Your Blog

Being a first time mom and having a full time job, leaves little to no time for anything in between keeping the house orderly, having food on the table, proper hygiene and enough sleep to function.

One of my goals in life is to break away from the nine to five and be able to support myself and my family with a sustainable income.  This is the reason why I love selling passive income products on Etsy.  I am able to create something once, and can sell it over and over; again and again. And the kicker is, it’s not a time suck.  I’m not sewing every piece.  I’m surely not painting or handlettering every piece.  I’m not packaging every piece.  And I’m not shipping every piece.  I am literally making money while I sleep.