14 Links That Are Good For Your Blog, Business, and Brain

Super helpful blogging links! How to deal with trolls + Trello tools + a great Pinterest app + 5 ways your business can make the world a better place. Click through to read 'em!

How’s April treating your business, friends? Last week, I did my monthly DIY writing retreat and this time, I took myself to a super rural Airbnb THAT DIDN’T HAVE WIFI. It was amazing and that’s what I’m going to do from now on!

If you’re a writer-turned-internet-person, a reminder: It’s okay to write what people want to read.
Writing with readers in mind does not make you (or me or any writer) a sellout. It makes you a professional.

When you find ‘success’ in self-employment it can be easy to wonder if you’re a one-trick pony. I so appreciated Sara’s post about this.

How to effectively scale your business without losing your mind.

An insaaaanely helpful spreadsheet to help find a design job in New York – but you could use it as inspiration for finding ANY job in ANY industry!

True Story: my parents frequently describe my job as “an internet business.” Here’s how to survive when no one ‘gets’ what you do.

Not enough people say this! There is no magic formula that guarantees results.

Another thing we don’t say enough: You’re going to be judged.
What feels “inspiring” to one person might feel like “vanity” to another. What feels “comforting” to one person might feel “inappropriate” to another. And on and on and on and on it goes.

I can’t control how people react to my work. All I can do is ask myself, “What is the message I want to share in this moment?” and “How can I share that message as clearly as possible?”

That’s all I can do. That’s all anybody can do.

Related: How to deal when people unsubscribe/unfollow/troll your blog.

I sweaaaaar by Trello for managing projects with my VA. And now there’s Butler for Trello?

I love this! 5 ways your business can make the world a better place.

XOSarah’s Pinterest course + Tailwind helped me increase my Pinterest traffic from 7% to 54%. Crazy, right?

If you’ve read/written/found anything that’s really helped your business lately, leave links in the comments!

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Rebekah Jaunty

This internet business of yours has been a great help to me lately. I’ve been reading through stacks of your posts for comfort, company, and ideas about life. It’s a treat!

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