3 Amazing Online Courses Every Blogger Should Take


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So you’ve read our article on becoming a super successful blogger, now what’s next? Check out these online courses to help you make the most of your blog!

Is your blog growing slowly after reading our article on how to create a super successful blog? You are following the usual advice – engaging with readers, being active on social media and commenting on other blogs. All of that will help your blog grow. However, if you really want to crank it up a gear we recommend taking some courses for bloggers.

These courses are full of top tips for bloggers who are looking to grow their brand and  move into blogging as a career. We have recommended a mixture of free and paid for options. Be mindful of your budget and your commitment to your blog before signing up for a course. These courses could be a game-changer for you and therefore, a totally worthwhile investment!

Here are our top three courses to help your blog move in the right direction.

1. The Nectar Collective.

This site featured on our list of the best websites for successful bloggers, so it really is a great place to find resources for blogging. Our favourite course is Pinfinite growth. This will help you push a tonne of new traffic to your site through the use of Pinterest. Pinterest is an underrated tool and most bloggers rely on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. This course will really help your blog grow.

2. DSLR Basics.

All clued up bloggers know excellent photography is essential to blog success. Grainy images just won’t cut it. If your photography skills are a little lacking then thankfully we have the course for you. This awesome course comes from the amazing site A Beautiful Mess. Its an in-depth guide to make you confident behind the camera. Your photography will improve dramatically and you will be blown away by the images you create, plus if you’ve read our article on becoming a super successful blogger you’ll know how important your photos are!

3. The Dexterous Diva 10 Day Blog Challenge.

Perhaps your blog is a little neglected as your day to day life takes over? If you’re super busy and struggling to invest the commitment needed to make your blog work then fear not, this free course is geared towards relighting your motivation to blog in an easy and manageable format. This course will provide you with daily tasks to shift your blog up a notch.

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  • Hippie Fish Beach Art

    Once again, really great tips guys, thanks so much.

  • Lainy Hedaya

    Great advice, and totally agree with the DSLR class!


  • Simi Atanda Lindgren

    Totally agree, I recently styled my perfumes using my Chanel WOC with my iPhone here http://similindgren.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/national-fragrance-day-2016-using.html but haven’t had the confidence to invest in DSLR yet. x

  • Jo Gifford

    Hey guys! Just wanted to pop in and say a HUGE thanks for featuring my course here! I wondered where all the new sign ups came from! xxx

    • Jo you’re so welcome! Really glad it bought some new sign ups your way (will probably consider myself one of them too!) xxx

  • Katya Bychkova | StyleSprinter

    I’ve been on the nectar collective newsletter for a while and consider purchasing their course one day – when it’s on sale ;))


  • Tatyana K Afeli

    This is so helpful because I’m thinking of starting my own blog after the hectic exam period. Initially I was meant to start my blog at the beginning of this year but out of fear and uncertainty I didn’t do it :( TY CDG x

  • courtney

    Definitely checking out number 3! Loved this post!


    • Jo Gifford

      Thanks Courtney! See you there xx

  • Jen Turrell

    I have done #3 myself and it is fantastic. I’ve also done Jo Gifford’s Blogging for Business Bootcamp and created a TON of content in the process. She is fantastic for loosening up the ideas that get stuck at the back of your mind. Everyone should totally check her out!

  • Pippi Hepburn

    Yes, #3 looks manageable, will try that.

  • Jessica Prain

    Wow these are awesome, thank you so much ! I really want to try them all out <3


  • dreamofadventures

    thank you for these tips! especially #1!


  • Alk A

    Thanks for sharing.


  • Danielle

    A Beautiful Mess is always a must read so I’ll definitely be checking out the DSLR course!


  • Julie.Juliet

    oh God!So much to learn but I love it. Thanks for the info!Glad I found your website

    Julie.Juliet xxx


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