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Tools Needed to Write a Cookbook

I wanted to talk about the main "Phases" of writing and publishing a book and what tools are commonly used for each one. A big issue with choosing tools is you can go down a rabbit hole with more and more specialized ones. But it's so important to remember that a powerful tool doesn't always make you better.

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How Can You Use OptinMonster to Drive Traffic to a Specific Page on Your Site?

A big part of blogging is not just driving traffic to your blog, but also to a specific page on it. There are many ways to drive traffic to a specific page, but one of the most effective we have found is using OptinMonster.

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How to Maximize Audio and Video Quality in a Small Space

Here is how I maximized the quality of the audio and video for the talking head videos I have been doing. I am in a shared space, so I cannot set up dedicated lighting or microphones, but I am very happy with the quality I can now achieve.

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How to Easily Track Your Projects with ClickUp

As your team grows, it becomes harder and harder to keep track of the projects and see what people are working on. We use ClickUp to manage our team, and here is why.

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How to Easily Convert the Measurements in Your Recipes

When trying to create recipes, there are two types of conversions I often run into. The first is weight to volume measurements and the second is "whole ingredient" to "recipe ingredient" conversions. It can be a struggle to figure out how the conversions work without making the recipe again from scratch. Here are the tools that I use to help with both.

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How to Find the Perfect Flavor Pairings

I do a ton of recipe writing, and one of the issues I often run into is trying to discover interesting flavor combinations, and finding inspiration for partially completed dishes. Sometimes I will have the base flavors of a dish figured out but need to know how to best compliment them, and other times I'll know I need to write a recipe for a certain ingredient (say "duck" or "asparagus") and I'm looking for inspiration on how to pair it.

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How to Turn Off Facebook Group Watch Parties to Stop Spam

How do you turn off watch parties for Facebook groups? It is a pretty hidden feature that I wanted to share so you can start to limit the spam in your groups as well.

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How to Get Design Help on Fiverr and 99designs

A good design can make or break a product, so I highly recommend turning to professional help when you need a little boost of professionalism.

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The Top Paid Automated Transcription Services and Which One We Use

There are many options for creating transcriptions, and in this article, we look at paid automated transcription. In other articles, we address Free Transcriptions and Paid Manual Transcriptions.

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Tools of the Trade: Food Blogger Pro

Are you just getting started with your blog, or need to learn more about the nuts and bolts of food blogging itself? Food Blogger Pro is the best for explaining how to do that.

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Tools of the Trade: Tailwind

Automating your social media posting is a great way to batch your work and save time. We have been using Tailwind to help us with that for the last few years.

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Tools of the Trade: Mouseflow and Crazy Egg

An important thing to do to maximize your readers experience is to track what is working and what is not working. We use Mouseflow and Crazy Egg to help accomplish this.

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Tools of the Trade: Leadpages

Leadpages is a great way to easily create landing pages, test them out, and increase your sales.

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Tools of the Trade: OptinMonster

When we wanted to increase our newsletter signups we turned to OptinMonster. It's been a very effective way for us to triple our signups.

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Tools of the Trade: E-junkie

Once you start creating physical products, you need some way to collect money and manage your inventory. We have used E-junkie to do just that for almost a decade.

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Tools of the Trade: Threadless Artist Shops

Why should rock stars be the only ones who get amazing swag?!?! Be your own rock star! Here is how we have used Threadless to accomplish that.

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