January & February Blog Report
Are you comfortable sharing your income with the entire world? I’m not! But, I am all about accountability and progress. I know it’s a trend in the blogging world to share income and traffic reports and while I’m not quite comfortable sharing income reports yet, I thought it would be fun (and a great way to track progress) to share a general blog report.
I will be sharing these bi-monthly along with my goals for the upcoming months. Because this is my first one I am sharing a little bit more. Let’s see how I did with my first blog report…
By the Numbers:
Blog Created: September 23, 2016
# of Blog Posts in 2016: 11
# of comments in 2016: 21
# of sponsored posts: 1
# of views: 1,088
# of Posts: 2
# of comments: 21
# of sponsored posts: 0
# of views: 152
# of Posts: 4
# of comments: 3
# of sponsored posts: 0
# of views: 302
At the end of February, I did a slight re-vamp of my blog, making it more user-friendly and doing some customizations to my theme.
I streamlined my images, not only making them easier to create, but also matching my branding.
Blog Posts Worth Mentioning
We announced we are adopting in: We are… ADOPTING! – Single Mom Adoption
..and answered some questions that stemmed from that announcement in: What Are You Adopting? (And other questions answered)
I shared the start of a DIY project in: DIY Laundry Room Makeover (In Progress)
and created a new series answering some questions single moms always get in: How Do I Do It? Financially? #SingleMom #Budget
Social Media Followers:
I made no attempts to grow my social media following professionally other than using social media on a personal level. I did reach a YouTube milestone. Our channel (where we started regularly posting videos in November of 2013) reached 1,000 subscribers. While I do generate an income from YouTube, I do not put any professional effort into it and am very humbled by each and every one of those subscribers who find interest in our daily life happenings.
March & April Goals
As far as my March and April goals, I hope to:
- Post at least 6 times (each month)
- Double my page views (from February)
- Get at least 60 comments (each month)
- Increase my social media following
- Use Pinterest more
Are you a blogger who does income or blog reports? I’d love to see yours. Feel free to share them in the comments.