Tips on Writing Effective Sponsored Posts (from the Tip Junkie herself!)

Laurie Turk from Tip Junkie

Laurie Turk from Tip Junkie

I had the extreme good fortune of being introduced to Laurie Turk from Tip Junkie at the evo Conference in Park City, Utah last July. Laurie comes across as sweet and unassuming, but if you talk to her at any length, you’ll learn that this is all a ruse! Yes, she is definitely sweet, but this woman is a business DYNAMO. I learn something new about the business of blogging every time Laurie and I chat.

Laurie just signed with Sway Group this week (yay!), and we completed our first project together yesterday. I was totally blown away by her performance (both in quality and in links/engagement), so I asked her to share some of her sponsored post tips with the MomCrunch readers.

Check them out here.


Why We Don’t Endorse Individual Conference Sponsorships

I have a post up on Mom Crunch today about the practice of sponsoring individual bloggers for conferences:

As a blogger, you have the ability to be a lot of things. You are a writer, for sure. But you can also be a media entity, a spokesperson, or a consultant. What you should never be, though, is a walking billboard.

Read more on MomCrunch!