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Each month we create a collection of case studies, advice, and research in the form of an issue to give you a glimpse of how bloggers work, live, and grow their business. Sign up today to be the first to know when a new issue launches.

Issue #9 • September 2017

Step up to the Mic: Podcasting for Beginners

Podcasting might not be a new medium, but did you know it can help you grow your business? In this issue, we're giving you the low-down on podcasting basics so you can give your content a new voice.

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Issue #8 • August 2017

Money Matters

It’s not always the easiest topic to discuss, but how you handle, use, and protect your finances can make or break your business. In this issue we’re tackling some of the basic, need-to-know money questions for new bloggers.

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Issue #7 • July 2017

Building Your Business with Online Courses

From idea to launch, find out what it takes to earn a living by creating online courses.

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Issue #6 • June 2017

The Freelancer's Field Guide

Find out what it takes to make the leap from salaried employee to sought after freelancer.

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Issue #5 • May 2017

Design for Non-Designers

These days you don't need years of coding experience or a background in graphic design to make your business look good. This issue is dedicated to helping all bloggers find confidence to think and create like a design pro.

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Issue #4 • April 2017

Signed, Sealed, & Delivered: Email Marketing Basics

If your email list is your biggest asset, you need to know how to grow it, keep it healthy, and make sure it delivers. From lists and forms to optimization and deliverability we're covering the concepts and how-tos that make email marketing the glue of your online business in this issue.

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Issue #3 • March 2017

Blogging 101: The ABC's of Starting a Blog from Scratch

The beginning of a blogger’s journey can be an unknown jumble of strategies and tactics to hit a launch date. In this issue we’ve taken the mystery out of starting a blog to give you a roadmap from choosing your topic to creating a year-long content strategy.

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Issue #2 • February 2017

Every Day I'm (Side) Hustlin'

Turning your passions into a side gig is the way to have the best of both worlds. In this issue we look for that ideal work/side gig/life balance so you can find creative fulfillment no matter where you are in life.

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Issue #1 • January 2017

The Many Faces of Online Products

Adding products to your blog offerings doesn’t have to be stressful. In this issue we’re sharing the ins, outs, ups, downs, and everything in between when it comes to building and selling products of all kinds on your blog.

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