We'll teach you how to blog with style, heart + intention

You'll learn to create a gorgeous brand online

Make new friends + learn together in our private forum

Become a social media guru & grow your followers

Login day or night to access new lessons

Work on fun + creative assignments to improve your blog

Create beautiful photos for your blog that get noticed

Have meaningful conversations with fellow students

Our e-courses are for all, including small business owners

Learn food, interiors, lifestyle and DIY styling from pros

Upcoming e-courses

NOW ENROLLING: BLOG BOOT CAMP 2017
Blogging + Social Media

THREE WEEKS

March 3-27, 2017.  Class JUST started BUT first lessons go live on Monday, March 6th so register today!

It’s time to get what you want out of your blog! Do you want to build the blog and business of your dreams? Or just want to blog for fun? Do you want to learn how to grow your following on social media? Earn money? Work with brands?

This class is all about blogging and social media and will give you the tools that you need to be successful.

Have a blog? Want to start a blog? Need some inspiration, fresh ideas, business help and to learn new skills? Want to see what’s new with your favorite platforms and how to use them better? Want to build the ultimate network online? This bootcamp will definitely be the start of something new for you in 2017.

Holly Becker, Founder of decor8 and author of four interiors books sold in 20 languages worldwide, will teach you through a series of videos, live mentor chats, podcasts, screencasts and text-based lessons. You will have one weekly homework assignment.

Note: Holly will dedicate all of her time and attention for three weeks to ONLY you and you will have direct access to her to answer your questions. You can even chat with her live in our weekly group mentor chat and ask questions in real-time and get answers right away.

Level: This class is for all levels but if you are a beginner, please note that we will not teach you HOW to set up a blog. So it’s a good idea to set one up first and then we will teach you what you need to know to get rolling with your blog. And for those of you already blogging, it’s time to slay!!!!

Total lessons: 15. Monday, Wednesday and Friday you will get new materials. Screencasts, a weekly homework assignment, podcasts, videos, written lessons, a weekly cheat sheet and a lifestream chat with your teacher every Friday.

Time commitment: Materials will take you approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes each week to review total. The time that it takes you to do your homework is not included and homework is optional.

New for this course: On Monday, Wednesday and Friday you will get an email as a lesson is posted to remind you to visit class. All materials will be posted at a scheduled time going forward - 11:00am European Standard Time. This class will not contain transcripts, we will have cheat sheets instead. Our live chat on Friday will be called “Ask Me Anything” and you can do just that – ask Holly anything about blogging, business and social media.  She will be your mentor!

Access to class is immediate upon payment.

Class fee: $99

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What is Blogging Your Way?

Blogging Your Way is an established online leader in delivering top quality (and fun!) e-courses taught by industry experts who are also well-known bloggers. Our teachers love what they do and find tremendous benefits from blogging and want to share their secrets with you. In fact, many earn a living (some even 6 figures!) because they practice exactly what they teach in our online classroom.

We’ve taught over 8,500 students and many have moved on to become top bloggers themselves, winning awards, authoring books, working for print magazines, designing product lines and launching their own retail spaces.

LEARN

We offer a variety of e-courses on topics that bloggers need to stay on top to survive and thrive. We cover branding, styling, photography, social media, monetization, small business, creative writing and how to produce a blog that gets read and shared. In other words, we cover the whole she-bang.

GROW

Built into our materials are proven techniques that professional bloggers use everyday to be successful along with their personal life lessons designed to save you years of struggle and stress. We also provide loads of fresh ideas to keep your blog ahead of the curve and they’ll help you to get the results that you want with your blog and/or social media networks. You will also be able to stay connected with our large global student base long after class ends.

COLLABORATE

We also have an unmatched community that you won't find elsewhere, all in a secure, supportive and private student-only forum where you can interact with students and teachers. Our forum is a favorite amongst our students who tell us that it’s “extremely motivational” and “an amazing resource”. You can even arrange cafe meet-ups with students in your city to discuss class projects.

If you need tech or administrative support during class, we have that covered too. Each class comes with its very own tech support expert and forum administrator.

BE EMPOWERED

We always tell our students to, “Use your blog as a catalyst to live your best life,” because we believe that your blog should improve your quality of life, increase your joy and bring you and your business some big time benefits.

DON’T MISS OUT

We only teach a few classes each year and sell out quickly so make sure you sign up for our newsletter to be notified first.

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Our company was founded by Holly Becker of decor8, an award-winning professional blogger, best-selling author, freelance journalist and interiors stylist with four interiors books being sold in 18 languages globally.

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Years Since Launch

8667

Students We've Taught

395

Lessons Since '09

Meet the Teachers

Our teachers are experts in their field and come from many different backgrounds, cultures and languages yet all have the same goal - to connect and share what they are passionate about online and to do it professionally, beautifully and with heart.

Many are professional bloggers or experts using platforms like Instagram or Pinterest to connect with their audience.

Some are best-selling book authors with multiple titles, others are photographers, stylists, technical experts, workshop leaders and graphic designers. And still others earn six figure incomes and support their family through blogging and new media.

Open and willing to share, our talented team will teach you their many tips and tricks that usually take years of trial and error to learn on your own.

Below are some of our previous and current teachers. New ones join for some classes and former teachers sometimes jump in and offer to teach again, so there is always a great mix. Each class has 3-4 teachers and our resident tech support guy and a community & forum administrator.

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Founder + Teacher

Holly Becker

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Co-Founder, Tech Admin

Thorsten Becker

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Community Admin

Jessy Senti

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Leslie Shewring

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Valentina Fussell

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Nicole Balch

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Lisa Nieschlag

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Naomi Robinson

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Fiona Humberstone

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Nichole Robertson

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Jeanette Lunde

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Irene Hoofs

Frequently Asked Questions

How do your e-courses work?

Our e-courses are self-paced though are conducted in such a way as to provide a classroom-like experience by encouraging and fostering communication between students as well as teachers. Lessons consist of written materials and podcasts, videos, screencasts, cheat sheets and live chats with the teacher. You are encouraged to print and download all lessons for future personal reference.

There is also a student and teacher forum that you can participate in at anytime. You do not need to log in at a specific time to access materials, you can access everything that you need day or night.

Students need to login to the site with their username and password, which they create upon registration, to access class materials and to participate in the forum.

Blogging Your Way can be accessed from any desktop or mobile device. New lessons are posted on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays by 11:00 AM European time.

At the end of each e-course, students also receive a certificate of completion with their name and class name on it that can be printed out and shared with others, including an employer.

What do I need to take your e-courses?

  1. You need to know what a blog is and how to write a simple blog post. You do not necessarily need to have a blog of your own but we encourage you to register one and use our lessons to help you pull it together during class.
  2. A PC or Mac is best, with either the latest version of Internet Explorer or Firefox on your PC the latest version of Safari on your Mac. Blogging Your Way is also mobile compatible though we recommend having your hands free during lessons to take notes.
  3. A digital camera since most of our e-courses cover photography tips and techniques (your smartphone camera will suffice for basic assignments).
  4. If our classes are specific to Instagram or another social media site, you should have an account first to get the most out of our lessons.

Do I need to be online during specific days and times?

No, you do not need to be online during specific times to access class material. However, we strongly recommend logging on when new lessons are posted, generally on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, to stay on top of new materials. Homework is given on Monday and due the following Sunday evening.

Our courses are not designed as bundled, downloadable content but rather require a certain level of interaction during the dates held. There may also be times when we offer special live events, which will be posted on the class site, in advance.

How much time should I invest each week?

Unless otherwise indicated, class materials are posted on Monday, Wednesday and Friday of each week. Written materials can be printed out, which you can collect in a notebook to refer to later on. All materials can be downloaded for later reference, too. We suggest spending 2 hours weekly to review all materials. We will issue a weekly homework assignment (not mandatory), too. Students who participate always walk away with a much broader smile on their faces (it’s fun and you learn a lot!), so you should add on some time per week for homework and socializing in our forum if you’d like to.

Will I be able to meet other students in class?

Yes, we have a very strong community in Blogging Your Way. During an e-course, you can communicate via comments on class materials as well as in our private forum where you can ask questions, get support, plan meet-ups in your city (or attend them), share homework, interact with teachers and more!

After class ends you can continue networking with classmates and former students in our members-only Facebook group, too.

Will I get direct feedback from you about my blog specifically?

Yes and no. We have a private forum where you can interact with teachers and fellow students to ask questions from our lessons, however we don’t offer in-depth one-to-one feedback regarding your blog or business. In the forum, students ask other students for personal feedback and blog reviews which are given freely. Our classes are structured so that upon completion you don’t need professional feedback – you are able to look at your blog and know exactly what needs to improve.

What can I expect to accomplish by the end of the e-course?

We promise to provide you with the best and most current education for bloggers out there delivered in an encouraging, inspirational and positive classroom environment. We'll give you access to our teachers and fellow students during class so that you can get the help that you need, when you need it. You can download any of our lessons for future reference, too.

What you get out of class has a lot to do with what you put into it. If you connect with students, ask questions, do some of your homework assignments and view all of the lessons that you think apply to you, then you'll be amazed at how much you will be able to learn in mere weeks - an education that would take you years to learn from reading books or simply through blogging on your own, trial and error. If you apply what you learn, there is no end to what you can do or become online.

Upon completion, you'll be given a certificate in your name, along with access to our members-only student network on Facebook.

How long will e-course content be available?

Content will be available for one month after class ends. Once our extension periods have ended, all content will be removed and no further access will be possible. We therefore urge prospective students to ensure they are able to participate during the dates posted at registration.

How do I pay?

We only accept payments via PayPal though you do not need to have a PayPal account, you can transmit payment directly via credit card, wire transfer, etc. (instructions provided by PayPal at checkout). We cannot accept any other form of payment as our registration system depends on PayPal transaction information.

Do you issue refunds or transfers if I enroll but decide to cancel?

No. All sales are final and no refunds or credits will be given before, during or after class. No exceptions can be made due to the nature of our courses. Please refer to our Terms & Conditions for details.

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Student Testimonials

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"BYW gave me the CONFIDENCE to blog from my HEART and also motivated, inspired, and made me stop and really THINK. Holly has a natural gift for CONNECTING with people, and connecting others so I’ve made some GREAT friends that live nearby because of this class which is absolutely priceless. Thorsten provides FIRST CLASS tech support. BYW is a must!"

Louisa Blackmore

"This e-course is filled with INSPIRATION and MOTIVATION to better your blog and yourself. It opened my mind not only for blogging but for who I want to be and what I want to achieve. You get to NETWORK with others who have the same ambitions and goals. The opportunity to interact with other bloggers is as VALUABLE as the SKILLS you learn. I love the sense of belonging to a community!"

Kahori Roskamp

"Blogging Your Way is a wonderful team of industry EXPERTS who share their knowledge through PRACTICAL lessons and tutorials. Instructors are APPROACHABLE, incredibly GIVING and taught from the HEART. I fell in LOVE with blogging during the course and I completed it with so much VALUABLE information that I continue to implement today."

Mel Chesneau

"I had high expectations but this e-course surpassed them all, I loved every minute! Completely and utterly FANTASTIC instructors. So well thought out and explained. Very INSPIRING! I really appreciated the MOTIVATION and INSPIRATION this e-course gave me. I feel like a BRAVE blogger now. I can’t believe how WONDERFUL blogging is once you know the inside secrets!"

Christina Greve

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