From $0 to $50,000 with Online Courses – My Journey, Tips, Mistakes & More

My journey with online courses over the past few years has been a bit... bumpy, to say the least. I've laughed. I've cried. I've struggled. I've grown. I’ve failed and I’ve succeeded. Overall, I've made a pretty decent chunk of change from selling my online courses! Let's take a quick trip down memory lane and look at my experiences selling online courses since I started Blog Beautifully back in 2016…

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How to Launch Your First Profitable Course With My 3-Phase Launch Model

The no. 1 mistake I see bloggers make with their first course launch is not planning out the entire launch well in advance.  They get so excited and wrapped up in creating the actual course itself that when it finally comes time to sell the course, they throw up a quick post on Instagram inviting people to join, maybe mention it on Facebook… and that's about it.  Hello, zero signups!

In today’s post, you'll get an in-depth look at how to put together, schedule, and execute a profitable course launch that generates tons of signups. Ready? 

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8 Fatal Mistakes to Avoid With Your First Online Course

Courses are by far my no. 1 source of income as a blogger. I just calculated my 2017 income and expenses and it turns out I made $50,000 from course sales last year. Like, what!?

However, don't let that big number fool you: I wasn't always a pro when it comes to creating and launching courses. In fact, my first ever course launch didn't exactly go to plan... Basically, I spent four whole weeks creating and perfecting the course material and pouring every spare second I had into it. But when I finally opened up the course for enrollment… crickets.

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How to Create a Quarterly Plan to Boost Productivity & Profits

I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve been a bit planning-obsessed recently. At the time I’m writing this post, the new year (2018) is just around the corner, so I have a feeling I’m not the only one!

One of my favorite ways to stay on track to hit all of my goals is to create a quarterly plan for my blog. I haven’t heard too many bloggers talk about this, but it’s been incredibly valuable for me so I want to share my process with you today. Specifically, I’ll break down the 7 key sections I include in my quarterly plan, what goes in each section, and how I use my plan to make sure I’m continuously moving toward my goals.

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Why Every Entrepreneur Needs Batch Days & How to Set Them Up

Whether your blog is a side-hustle or your full-time day job, I’m sure you’ve learned by now that you have to be incredibly particular about how you spend your time. There just aren’t enough hours in the day to be everywhere and do everything and please everyone!

Today I want to share a time management system I’ve recently implemented in my own business that’s helped immensely when it comes to staying on top of my blogging and business tasks. What is it, you ask? 

Two words: Batch Days.

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