Your name: Britini Bratcher
Name of your blog: A Bit by Brit
Blog URL: http://www.abitbybrit.com/
Blog social media accounts:
- Facebook: A Bit by Brit
- Twitter: @abitbybrit
- Instagram: @abitbybrit
- Pinterest: A Bit by Brit
Let’s get to know YOU:
Tell us a little bit about yourself (mini bio): Wife, mother, daughter, sister, artist, blogger! I am Britini and I aim to use my passion and creativity to help others live their lives a little more creatively.
What do you do outside of blogging (think school or work): I currently work at Chick-fil-A and have an Associates in Art. I plan to get my Masters in Art Therapy.
What do you like to do on your down time? Anything creative. I paint, draw, sketch, write/blog and I’m totally in love with photography.
What’s the purpose of your blog? To inspire others to live life creatively.
Who’s your target? Anyone looking for inspiration and creative ideas.
What’s the best way for your audience to contact you? Through my contact page on my blog http://www.abitbybrit.com/contact/.
How would you describe your blogging style? Vintage
When did you start blogging? February 1st.
What inspired you to start blogging? I’ve always loved to write so blogging seemed perfect.
- Short term: Reach an average on 1000 page views per month.
- Long term: Use my blog as a form of passive income.
If you could start blogging all over again, what would you do differently? Launch with more content.
How do you motivate yourself to continue blogging? If its something you love doing, then I don’t feel the like you need to motivate yourself.
What attributes has helped you become successful blogger? I’ve yet to become a successful blogger but my determination has sure helped me.
How have you tried to increase your blog traffic? Which way has been the most successful? Social media! Social media! Social media! Facebook groups have worked the best for me so far.
What’s your favourite social media platform and why? Facebook has been my favorite social media. I’ve loved being able to connect with other bloggers and learning with them.
Most of your traffic comes from which social media platform? Facebook
What’s your favourite blogging group on Facebook? Blogging 101
Do you have a freebie for your readers? If so, what is it? Do we need to subscribe to receive it? Currently I have a PDF recipe freebie that you need to subscribe to receive.
What’s your greatest win so far with blogging? Being able to do something I love.
What’s the biggest lesson you’ve so far with blogging? Patience
Has blogging surprised you in any way? If so, how? I was surprised how much work it took to start my blog.
How often do you publish a post? Currently I am trying to post once a week.
Have you had writer’s block? If so, how did you overcome it? Not yet!
Do you have a blogging schedule? Daily theme? Please share! I’m working on developing one!
Have you guest posted for someone? I have written guest posts but they have yet to be published.
Do you accept guest posts? If yes, tell us about it! I am looking to start accepting guest posts next month and I will be putting up specific contact information for guest posts.
Have you made money from blogging? If so, how? Not yet.
Who’s your favourite blogger before you started blogging and why? (Name and blog URL) Lauren Greutman http://www.laurengreutman.com/ I was about to become a new mom and her blog was really helpful when it came to my meal prep.
Who’s your favourite blogger now and why? (Name and blog URL) Wonderlass http://www.wonderlass.com/ Her tips are great and I love her photography!
What type of blogs are you interested in reading and why? I really like DIY blogs and how-to blogs.
List the top 5 blogs you are reading currently: (Names and blog URLs)
- Living Well Spending Less http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/
- Start a Mom Blog http://www.startamomblog.com/
- The Collective Mill http://www.thecollectivemill.com/
- Miranda Nahmias http://www.mirandanahmias.com/
- Work Brighter http://www.brittanyberger.com/
Give advice to someone who wants to start blogging: It really helps to have your family’s support when starting out.
Tell us one thing your readers don’t know about you: I am the oldest of seven children.
Anything else you’d like to share with us? Go for it!!!
Leave a message for your readers: I can’t wait to meet you and connect!