12 Ways to Make Your Blog Posts more Credible
21st of June 2010 Darren Rowse 49

12 Ways to Make Your Blog Posts more Credible

Today’s educated readers want information from a credible, trusted source, says researcher and writer Michael Low. When you convince them you are that source, they will believe and read what you have to say. Here are twelve ways to make your blog posts more credible: 1. Use rich, vivid detail. ...more
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Blogosphere Trends + Writing Great ‘How To’ Posts
20th of June 2010 Kimberly Turner 17

Blogosphere Trends + Writing Great ‘How To’ Posts

Hello and thanks for stopping in again for a list of this week’s ten most blogged-about stories! As always, Regator has provided the list, and we’ll use posts about these hot topics to illustrate this week’s tips. In the past, we’ve discussed some formats you can use to add interest and variety to your blog and, more recently, we looked specifically at list posts. Carrying on with that theme, we’ll focus this week on how-to posts. Because they solve a problem and guarantee a benefit, how-to posts tend to be popular with readers. And they can be used for virtually any niche (if the examples below aren’t enough to prove that point, check out “The Biggest List of ‘How To’ Blog Posts Ever Assembled” from one of the older ProBlogger Group Writing Projects).
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8 Habits of Highly Excellent Bloggers
19th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 87

8 Habits of Highly Excellent Bloggers

A Guest post by Celestine Chua from The Personal Excellence Blog. Ever wondered what are the traits of the top, successful and excellent bloggers? I have. Since I started my blog, The Personal Excellence Blog, in 2008, I have studied top bloggers extensively. I read many articles on how to ...more
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Become the Blogging Expert in Your Own Niche by Running a Blogging Course
18th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 28

Become the Blogging Expert in Your Own Niche by Running a Blogging Course

One of the most exciting things to happen to me in the last couple of months is to see a group of bloggers come together to do the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog workbook together. In this post I’d like to share the story of how one blogger ...more
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4 Tips for Increasing Conversions on Your Blog
17th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 52

4 Tips for Increasing Conversions on Your Blog

Yesterday I asked readers about their #1 Desired Conversion on their blog and suggested that identifying it can be a powerful thing. Today I want to share a few tips on moving beyond identifying what you want your readers to do and actually making it a reality. 1. Call Readers ...more
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What is a Conversion for Your Blog?
16th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 62

What is a Conversion for Your Blog?

What is the #1 thing that you want people to do when they arrive on your blog? Last week at an event about blogging that I attended I asked the above question to 10 bloggers and jotted down their responses: 2 said ‘click on an ad’ 2 said ‘buy my ...more
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And The Typos Just Keep On Comin’
15th of June 2010 larrybrooks 84

And The Typos Just Keep On Comin’

a guest post by Larry Brooks of Storyfix.com I hate being a hater.  I try to minimize the roster of things that I truly hate, and I try to keep human beings off it completely. Not easy sometimes.  Just sayin’. But it’s okay to hate some things.  Like injustice.  Prejudice.  ...more
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Interview with Carleen Coulter – ProBlogger.com Small Victories Series
14th of June 2010 Lara Kulpa 28

Interview with Carleen Coulter – ProBlogger.com Small Victories Series

Today we have another ‘Small Victories’ interviwe with blogger Carleen Coulter, of Beauty and Fashion Tech. These small victories interviews are with members of ProBlogger.com and are all about highlighting some of the small wins that real bloggers have – our hope is that they’ll inspire other bloggers at similar ...more
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What I do….
13th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 50

What I do….

Earlier in the week on my personal blog (infrequently updated) I wrote a post entitled – What do I do? The idea of the post was to try to explain to friends and family members what it is I do in my business. It came out of a conversation with ...more
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