Start, Grow, and Monetize Your Blog with Food Blogger Pro

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Make Your Blogging Dreams a Reality

  • Start Your Blog

    We take you step-by-step through the entire blog creation process –– from getting your domain to setting up WordPress (and everything in-between!).

  • Grow Your Traffic

    Get your recipes seen on social media, via search engines, and through email with our tested strategies for maximizing blog traffic.

  • Earn More Money

    Turn your creativity into cash and run your blog as a business. Get our top tips on earning money, managing your work, and diversifying your income.

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Hi, We're Lindsay and Bjork Ostrom

The Food Bloggers Behind Pinch of Yum

We started our food blog, Pinch of Yum, when Lindsay was a 4th grade school teacher as nothing more than a hobby to share recipes we love with our friends and family. Our first food processor was from the “free” pile at a garage sale, so we're proof you don't need a ton of bells and whistles to get started.

Since then, we have grown Pinch of Yum to over 80 million site visits every year, and now it provides our full-time income and allows us to support a whole team of creatives.

With over 10 years of blogging experience under our belts — and not without a lack of trial and error — Food Blogger Pro is the place where we share everything we know to help other food bloggers reach their goals.

We help creative foodies (like you!) take the guesswork out of building a food blog that allows you to share your passion and earn money doing what you love.

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Meet the Team

The Food Blogger Pro team is packed with creators, doers, makers, and bloggers who know the food blogging industry inside and out. We are here to support you as you work to bring your blogging dreams to life in small, intentional, and impactful ways.

The Food Blogger Pro Podcast

Listen In On Expert Conversations

We interview successful food bloggers and industry experts while exploring our 10 years of blogging experience to provide you with smart strategies for growing and monetizing your site.

Hosted by Bjork, we are one of the longest-running podcasts for food bloggers! We uncover new insights on topics like recipe SEO, food photography, plugins, monetization, traffic, and more every single week.

New episodes every Tuesday!

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Introducing The Food Blogger Pro Membership

The Food Blogger Pro membership is the #1 way we can help you start, grow, and monetize your food blog.

Get instant access to the best blogging resources — video tutorials, live Q&As, community discussions, and expert insights — all in one convenient place. We provide a clear roadmap to build your food blog with confidence, backed by a community of bloggers who are doing the same right along with you.

The Food Blogger Pro membership will help you get there faster with…

  • Fewer errors and less wasted time
  • Less frustration and more answers
  • Guidance from accomplished experts
  • An active community of fellow bloggers
  • A library of resources for every step of your blogging journey

We’ll show you how to build a blog that will give you the income, flexibility, and creative outlet to do more of what you love.

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Food Blogger Pro Member Success Stories

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Budget Bytes

I set a goal to double my blog revenue within three months and, with the info provided by Food Blogger Pro, I was able to accomplish that goal in under 30 days! My revenue was already fairly large, so this was no small feat. This website and all of the easy to follow information is beyond valuable.

Quitting my day job, paying off my student loans, and buying a house are now all realities of the very near future.

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Let Them Eat Gluten Free Cake

The BEST thing I ever did was subscribe to Food Blogger Pro!! Without it, I would never have taken the plunge to start my blog. The courses and teaching styles of Bjork and Lindsay were key to setting everything up, and I am now happy to report that this has become my full-time job and we are almost at the point of my husband quitting his job to help me! It’s very exciting and I still can’t believe I’m getting paid to do something I am so passionate about. Thank you guys for making my dream a reality!!

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Erin Bakes

Food Blogger Pro has been absolutely essential to my growth this year! With the training and tools they provide, I started creating videos. I literally went from knowing nothing about video to making ones that I’m super proud of — and now one of my videos has over 1.3 million views!! (EEEK!)

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Fat for Weight Loss

One year into my Food Blogger Pro journey, a recipe video of mine went viral. With nearly 10 million views, that one video has literally changed my life. I’m now a full-time blogger and a proud member of Food Blogger Pro all thanks to their teaching and guidance!

By joining Food Blogger Pro, you’ll get access to the same recipe video course I watched that changed my life and my career as a food blogger. And maybe, just maybe, you’ll be able to quit your job and become a full-time food blogger too!

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Become Betty

I vastly underestimated the skills that would be needed to run a successful and higher traffic blog. My goal was to hit 1,000 pageviews a month. After joining Food Blogger Pro, I can say my traffic is now at 150,000 pageviews a month (and growing). Some of it was me working behind the scenes. But honestly, I needed a whole lot of tools for my tool box before those magical numbers started happening.

Blogging is ever changing, and the content posted on Food Blogger Pro represents the evolving field that it is.

My Food Blogger Pro membership is one of the most essential investments I’ve made to date. My only regret was not finding out about it sooner.

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Organize Yourself Skinny

After 12 years working full-time in Higher Education, I resigned from my position to become a full-time professional blogger. This was a decision I did not take lightly. But in the last 7 months I made more money blogging than I made in my “real” job and decided it was time to take the leap.

I strongly believe that because of the knowledge you share on Food Blogger Pro, I was able to take my blog to a professional level.

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Butter Together Kitchen

Food Blogger Pro helped me become one of those ‘six figure bloggers’ that I wanted to be when I started the journey with them. From podcasts, seminars, lives calls, courses and discussions, my membership was the biggest resource to help me get to where I am today!

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Getting Started
  1. Setting Up Your Food Blog
  2. WordPress Deep Dive
  3. Branding Basics for Bloggers
  4. Google Workspace
  5. Time Management

+ 25 more

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Grow Your Traffic
  1. Setting Up Your Food Blog
  2. WordPress Deep Dive
  3. Branding Basics for Bloggers
  4. Google Workspace
  5. Time Management

+ 25 more

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Monetize Your Blog
  1. Blog Monetization 101
  2. Blogging as a Business
  3. Understanding Ads
  4. Affiliate Marketing
  5. Sponsored Content

+ 25 more

The Food Blogger Pro Membership is For You

Bloggers are required to make HUNDREDS of decisions that determine their blog’s growth, revenue, traffic, audience size, and more.

  • Which plugins do I need?
  • How do I optimize my posts for search engines?
  • How do I boost traffic on Pinterest?
  • When should I start an email list?
  • Am I ready to hire someone?
  • How do I negotiate a brand partnership?

The Food Blogger Pro membership provides expert training, helpful tutorials, and step-by-step guidance so that there's less guessing and more intentional action during every phase of your blogging journey.

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What We Believe

Food Blogger Pro is Built On These Three Core Principles

  1. Success is Rarely Achieved Alone

    Community, accountability, and moral support is vital to the growth and success of a blog — but more importantly, the blogger.

  2. Keep Learning

    Blogging is always changing, giving us an opportunity to evolve with it. We value learning, growing, and experimenting along the way.

  3. Small Actions Add Up

    Long-term, noticeable growth stems from taking consistent, small, and intentional actions over time –– that’s our 1% Infinity philosophy.

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See What's Possible With Food Blogger Pro


Hot Rod’s Recipes

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“Looking for guidance on building traffic? LISTEN to these experts. They speak the truth. Because of Food Blogger Pro, I went from 600 views a month to almost 45k views a month. If you listen carefully and make the recommended changes, you can make a huge impact in a short amount of time.”


The Bespoke Bites

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“I’ve been able to learn so much about social media strategies, Pinterest, SEO, WordPress, and monetizing a blog — all thanks to the amazing courses and resources Food Blogger Pro offers, not to mention the incredible community forums to answer all the random questions that come up!”


Spice Cravings

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“In my 1st year of blogging, FBP was like life support. With a zillion questions popping in my journey constantly, I was relieved that I could find tried and tested solutions by fellow bloggers. Thank you!”


Fueling a Southern Soul

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“Food Blogger Pro is my #1 go-to source for any blogging question, even before Google or YouTube.”

Eric and Shanna

Dude that Cookz

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“Food Blogger Pro is a must for any food blogger starting out and a gem to any tenured food blogger.”


Sustainable Cooks

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“The Food Blogger Pro Podcast literally stopped me from deleting my blog. I find helpful advice from every episode, and I’ve learned more than I can ever say! I went from almost deleting my blog due to declining pageviews and motivation to qualifying for a premium ad network and 500% growth!”

We’re With You Along Every Step of the Blogging Journey

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Start and Launch Your Food Blog

Create a blog you can be proud of — without getting overwhelmed by all of the details or technology it takes to get there.

Whether you want to share your passion for food, earn extra money on the side, work for yourself, or simply use your blog to connect with others — we make it easy for you to achieve long-term success, starting right now.

Start My Blog

Boost Traffic and Grow Your Audience

When you're serious about boosting your site traffic, you’ll be focused on setting up your blog to attract more readers and keep them coming back for more.

It’s time to take your food blog to the next level with more advanced SEO strategies, even better content, beautiful food photos, and a tried and true way to make sure these improvements happen consistently.

Grow My Blog
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Create a Profitable, Money-Making Blog

Finally get paid to do what you love!

Are you ready to move from “hobby blog” to one that pays the bills (or at least pays for itself)?

Earning more money means you'll be one step closer to your ultimate goal of blogging full-time, quitting your job, or simply spending more quality time with your family.

Monetize My Blog

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