SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - Are you looking for ways to make some extra money? Becoming a social media influencer is a popular avenue to earn cash on the side but be warned, it’s not as easy as it sounds. Good thing we've got insider tips from a pro on how you too can be successful.
Momtrepreneur and social media influencer Danielle Lucia Schaffer has found success navigating the online world using good old-fashioned tactics: hard work and determination. Danielle is a contributing writer on the TODAY Show and also runs the blog ‘City Girl Gone Mom’.
While she currently has thousands of followers on her social media channels, it took Danielle three years of working seven days a week (did we mention she's also a full-time mom of four?) to get to where she is now.
With nearly 8,000 new blogs coming to life every day, how can you find success? First, create and start building a name for yourself across social media platforms, and then, start writing! The internet is full of sites seeking bloggers, so don't be afraid to put yourself out there and to be vulnerable, it makes you relatable! And of course, keeping in mind that establishing yourself in the social media world takes time. Lots of time.
So be patient, work hard, and remember that there’s always room for one more in the blogging world!
All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting tonight and continuing through Monday, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.
A winter storm in the southeastern United States was impacting travel Sunday, causing the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights, including some to and from San Diego.
Dozens of people bearing flowers or stuffed animals attended a funeral for a newborn girl found dead in July along a Southern California highway.
A 27-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries despite being shot at least eight times while walking on a sidewalk Sunday morning in the Chollas View community of San Diego.
On December 8th, 2008, tragedy struck in University City after an F-18 fighter jet came crashing down striking two homes.
One person was killed and another injured after a shooting in Mt. Hope late Saturday, but the shooter was gone by the time police got to the scene.
Traffic was snarled mid Saturday morning after an accident involving four military Humvees closed lanes on northbound Interstate 5 near Cannon Road.
This week’s storms caused a major headache for a number of San Diegans with widespread flooding across the county.
Temperatures will begin to rise through the weekend under high pressure and weak offshore flow. Cool temperatures return early next week.
A man drowned while trying to swim across an Imperial County canal after illegally entering the United States on Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said.