Why I’m No Longer Writing For Sumo (+ Other Big Changes)

I started writing for Sumo (then SumoMe) in October of 2015. I started off writing an article here and there, until they contracted me for even more content in December of that year. This past December marked my 2-year Sumo-versary. During that time I’d written and edited over 100 articles on the Sumo blog. And during that time, I did some of my best work to date. I wrote articles that sold hundreds of thousands … Read More

2017 Recap

In an ideal world, I’d do a review at the end of each day. I’d go over what went well that day, where I could have improved, and what I wanted to achieve the next day. I used to do this (using the 5 Minute Journal and later, the Freedom Journal) and it helped me make minor yet compounding improvements to my life by tweaking daily habits and actions. But it’s not an ideal world and I’m … Read More

How To Grow Your Email List: The Step-by-Step Guide

If you’re serious about growing your budding blog into a full-time lifestyle business (and you should be), you know that one of the 3 most important things you gotta focus on — especially if you work full-time — is growing your email list. You can write amazing articles and nail SEO, but if you don’t have a thriving email list, you’re missing out on sales, traffic, shares, testimonials, and referrals. Trying to build a profitable blog in … Read More