Trending Now in Food Blogging – March

Hello, friends! Happy [almost] March! ☘️

March is an interesting month for search trends. It seems like there really is no rhyme or reason for some of the recipes readers are searching for in March, but with a little creativity, you can serve your readers some mouthwatering eats that are perfect for this time of year.

Ready? Let’s dive in.

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5 Tips for Growing a Blog While Working Full-Time

When you’re first starting out with your blog, chances are you’re juggling a lot of responsibilities at once. And the vast majority of you are growing your blogs while working a separate full-time job!

And let’s be real—blogging takes a lot of time and energy.

It can sometimes feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done, but it can feel so rewarding to put the work in and watch your blog grow over time.

If you’re in the phase of juggling your blog with a full-time job, these tips might help you learn how to manage it all just a bit more effectively.

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5 Places to Find Popular and Trending Recipes

Sometimes inspiration hits. Other times the creative tank is running on E.

Either way the show must go on. A recipe needs to be made and a post needs to be published to your blog.

So where you do go when you’re fresh out of ideas?

Here are five places you can look to find inspiration for popular and trending recipes. Not only will these recipes give you inscription and ideas for creating your own adaptations, but they’ll also give you an idea of recipes that are currently popular or trending.

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Trending Now in Food Blogging – February

Hello, friends! How’s it going? Can you believe January is already almost done?!

It’s amazing how fast time flies, especially when you’re planning your yearly goals for your blog. Pageviews, social shares, content management… it can all be a bit difficult to manage.

But, I’m here to help you out a bit with another Trending Now in Food Blogging post! For those of you who are just tuning in for the first time, these articles are designed to help you figure out what your readers want to see in the upcoming month so that you can get ahead and plan out your editorial calendar for the month.

Here’s what’s trending in February:

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New Course: Publishing a Blog Post

Hi, friends! 👋 Leslie here from Team FBP, and I’m so excited to announce a brand new course launching today!

We’re going back to the basics with this course, and we’re covering anything and everything related to Publishing a Blog Post.

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6 Essential Plugins for Food Blogs

There are currently over 58,000 plugins available that bloggers can use to enhance their WordPress sites (and that’s counting only the free ones).

Whoa. That’s a lot of plugins.

Enough to bring many people into a state that I call analysis paralysis. This is when someone constantly analyzes and researches but never makes a decision.

I’ve fallen victim to it many times.

If someone doesn’t get stuck in analysis paralysis then they’ll probably get stuck in customization craziness. This is the stage after you install the plugin and are presented with a settings or preferences page. Oftentimes victims of customization craziness do Google searches and (sort of) read through tutorials, then make changes that have:

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Trending Now in Food Blogging – January

We are so close to saying goodbye to 2020! How excited are you?

January starts tomorrow, and there are a ton of new trends in the wonderful world of food to consider when planning out your content calendar. January is the month of fresh starts, new goals, and nutritious foods, so it’s important to start planning now so that you can confidently head into the “Season of Healthy.”

Lucky for you, we’ve gathered some food-related searches that are popular in the month of January to help you plan out that editorial calendar and hit the ground running in the new year. Here are some of the topics your readers might be searching for in January:

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New Course: ShortPixel

It’s the most wonderful day of the year! Why, you ask?

Well, because it’s New Course day, of course! 😉 And today we’re talking about anything and everything related to ShortPixel.

If you’ve ever wondered how to properly optimize your images on your blog, this course is perfect for you.

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