Mom blogs are an amazing resource full of frugal tips, life hacks, interesting trends and a great belly laugh or good cry. They continue to succeed for one important reason: connection. Jumping into this market seems overwhelming, but you can successfully start up your own mom blog. In the next few posts, we’ll take a look at how you can set up your blog for long-term success. Here are four tips to get started. 1. Before Starting Your Mom Blog Get On Social Media Set up your social media for success first. You must find your tribe on social media. Engage with Twitter and on Facebook, sharing content, your views on parenting, following those with similar interests and joining in events. You'll also want to join online clubs that speak to your parenting passions - raising kids in the city, natural parenting, or kids with special needs. For example, I am in Facebook groups with green bloggers who follow issues that complement my niche and I have built strong relationships over the years.