How to automate your Instagram content

So one week has gone by and you still haven’t posted anything on Instagram. You know you need to show up consistently, but sometimes it’s not possible. One of the best ways to establish yourself as an expert in your niche and grow your online brand is by showing up consistently on Instagram. But sometimes life gets in the way and you don’t show up as often as you should. That is why it’s essential to plan ahead by automating content. Here is a sneak peek into how to automate your Instagram content. Batch your content creation Batching is essentially when you create all your content in one...

How to stay focused when working from home

I’ve been working from home for almost three years now, and I’ve finally managed to find my groove. Working from home comes with its perks and plenty of drawbacks. Working remotely requires a particular type of discipline. When no one is looking over your shoulder, it’s easy to go off track. Here are some tips on how to stay focused when working from home. Limit distractions Our homes are filled with distractions. We may not have control over certain distractions, i.e., our beautiful children. But we do have control over our technical devices, for example. One minute you're reading a...

How to create your 5 killer content pillars

Have you ever been stuck because you have no idea what to post next? Are you tired of creating the same kind of content over and over again? I know, I've been there too! But once I discovered my 5 content pillars, everything changed. Your content pillars are the different categories you use to create content for your social media platforms. You do not need to have 5 content pillars, however, 5 is a good number to ensure that you have a holistic brand. Here is how to create your 5 killer content pillars. Ask your audience Don’t be afraid to ask your audience by using Instagram stories....

5 time management strategies for working moms

You check the time, it’s 5 pm, and you have no idea what you’ve done with your day? Worst feeling ever. I know! I’ve been there several times. So, what do we have to do differently to ensure that we get the most out of our days? Here are 5 time management strategies for working moms. Assess your time Spend a day making a note of how you spend every hour of your day. At the end of the day, look closely at how you spend your time. You’ll find that you spend a lot of time on tasks that you could have eliminated from your schedule. I know that this may be a tedious exercise, but it will give...

What should be in your IG highlights

Your Instagram highlights are an incredible tool to showcase your brand. Your highlights should be a collection of your most exciting stories that you want your new or old followers to watch. Unlike Instagram stories, highlights can live on your profile until you decide to update them. So it’s worth spending time to plan how to use IG highlights to your advantage. But with so many options available, how do you know what should be in your IG highlights? Here's what should be in your IG highlights: About me Think of this highlight as your about me page on your website. This is your...

5 healthy habits for working from home

Some of us are used to working from home, however, there are plenty of mamas who are working remotely for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, it’s essential for us to take care of ourselves so we can remain healthy and productive. These are challenging times, and it’s easy for us to sucked into making poor choices. Don’t fall into that trap. Here are 5 healthy habits for working from home. Set boundaries Take breaks throughout the day and set defined working hours. I know that it’s tempting to continue working way past your office hours because you are at home...

5 ways to boost your IG engagement

Have you ever wondered which metrics brands consider when they are looking for influencers to work on their campaigns? Is it the number of followers, engagement or the look and feel of your grid? As much as it may be tempting to only focus on your follower growth and the number of likes that you get for your posts, engagement should your primary focus on Instagram. Your engagement is a good indication of the kind of relationship you have with your audience. The higher your engagement the better your influence. Here are 5 ways to boost your IG engagement. Post at the right time If you have...

How to stay motivated during difficult times

As I write this blog post, the President has announced that due to the exponential spread of COVID-19, the country will remain on level 3. The pandemic continues to devastate our country, and the air is thick with sadness and negativity. When negativity seems to surround you, it’s easy to get despondent. While we can’t control what is happening in the world right now, we can control how we react. So how do we choose positivity amidst all the pain and uncertainty? How do we remain motivated to achieve our goals and dreams? Here is how to stay motivated during difficult times. Take control...

5 Things I’ve learned as an influencer

5 Things I’ve learned as an influencer

I'm almost three years into my influencer journey, and I cannot imagine doing anything else. For the most part, I'm confident that I made the right decision. My career has turned out to be so much more than what I had initially expected. If you're just starting your influencer journey, one of the best ways to learn is from those who have walked the path ahead of you. Here are 5 things I've learned as an influencer. Saying no is as important as saying yes Once you start working with brands, you begin to understand which brands you should work with and which you should avoid. Over time it...

5 Self-care habits that will make you happier

5 Self-care habits that will make you happier

Contrary to what we read on social media, self-care doesn’t always have to equate to a trip to the spa or a yoga retreat. So, what does it mean to really take care of yourself? It’s the small choices that we make daily that have the potential to leave us feeling stressed or burnt out. I’ve introduced self-care habits that I like to include throughout the day. When I action them all, I feel invincible! In this blog post, I would like to share 5 self-care habits that will make you happier. Learn to say no This is a tough one but probably the most critical habit on this list. It’s okay to...

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