Big Blogging Business: How to Navigate The Blogosphere Industry with Vernetta R. Freeney
Release Date: 01/07/2020
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Today’s episode with Vernetta R. Freeney (award-winning micro-event blogger, award-winning event producer, community builder, speaker, and podcaster) is an inside look at what it takes to turn a blog into a business and do it so well that the world takes note. She details the nitty-gritty of the ups and downs of her years as a professional blogger and why she has made the decisions she has over the years, that have helped her to continue to thrive!
Vernetta shares why she started blogging, how she started getting paid to do it, what she did to grow that initial blog into a multifaceted, multi-income stream producing platform. She shares the things she’s learned along the way to avoid the common blogger wars and legal battles that are prevalent in this industry, with finesse and success.
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Vernetta R. Freeney is an award-winning Paid Event blogger who covers and promotes them. She’s the Creator/Producer of the podcast, A Toast To Truths. She is also an award-winning event producer, speaker and community builder. She shares the dirty truth about entrepreneurship via her podcast & blogging on her Youtube channel. She was one of the Top 100 Young Professionals in Houston 2015 and has been featured on cnbc.com, EOFire podcast and a host of other media outlets.
When she’s not perusing Twitter, she’s reading a really good book, binge watching Netflix, journaling, napping, eating chocolate or cheering on her beloved Dallas Mavericks.
Vernetta is a regular guest on blogs, podcasts and other media. She speaks at conferences, workshops, trainings and more across the country with her je ne sais quoi introverted speaking style.
Where to find Vernetta
Social Media Handle: @vrfreeney
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