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How Do Bloggers Make Money?

In this episode, we’re talking about how to make CASH MONEY with your blog. Some of you are interested in how we began generating income with our blog, and would like to do the same for yourselves. We’re hooking you up with some knowledge we wish we had when we were starting out. We’ll be talking about the various methods of generating income with your blog, and strategies to increase your fan base.

In addition to sharing our thoughts, we also interviewed some of the best in the business, including Jocelyn Delk Adams from Grandbaby Cakes and Sonja and Alex Overhiser from A Couple Cooks. You won’t want to miss this episode!

Jocelyn is the founder and author behind the award winning website and cookbook Grandbaby Cakes. Jocelyn is a TODAY Show contributor, Cooking Channel show cast member, and has been featured regularly on The Rachael Ray Show, Food Network, Dr. Oz, Hallmark Channel & many more.

Jocelyn’s cookbook “Grandbaby Cakes” was featured as a top fall 2015 cookbook by People Magazine and Vanity Fair. It also won the Gourmand World Award for Best Blogger Cookbook and was nominated for an NAACP Image Award. Jocelyn hopes Grandbaby Cakes will encourage new generations of dessert enthusiasts to learn how to bake and create new family memories for years to come.

Sonja & Alex Overhiser are the writers and photographers behind the award winning food blog A Couple Cooks, which has been featured in TODAY Show, Washington Post, Huffington Post, Oprah, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit. Sonya and Alex are also the authors of the book Pretty Simple Cooking, named best vegetarian cookbook by Epicurious and Food & Wine.

In this episode, we’ll cover:

  • The mindset you need as you go into blogging
  • The things that do make money, such as sponsored posts, podcast ads, and online programs & materials
  • Strategies to increase your fan base, such as contributing to other platforms or being featured in other platforms
  • The stories of some of the best bloggers in the business: Grandbaby Cakes & A Couple Cooks
  • How they got started, how they developed their skill sets, & how they transitioned from hobby to full-time work


Grandbaby Cakes

A Couple Cooks


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