When’s the Best Time to Publish Blog Posts?
6th of December 2010 Guest Blogger 104

When’s the Best Time to Publish Blog Posts?

This guest post is by HubSpot’s social media scientist, Dan Zarrella. Of all the data analysis that I’ve done, day-of-week and time-of-day data has been consistently the most popular. So in preparation for my upcoming webinar, titled Science of Blogging, I decided to combine all of my existing data on ...more
Social Media
Four Professional Editing Techniques that Boost Post Value
5th of December 2010 Georgina Laidlaw 41

Four Professional Editing Techniques that Boost Post Value

Putting aside grammar, spell-checking, and similar post QA techniques, editors commonly rely on a suite of tactics to help boost the communications value of content. They’re easy to apply, and don’t take a whole lot of expertise or time. Perhaps you can (or do?) use them to hone your posts. ...more
Writing Content
Setting the Hook: Fishing for New Readers with Social Media Lures
4th of December 2010 Guest Blogger 21

Setting the Hook: Fishing for New Readers with Social Media Lures

This guest post is by Ben Harack of the Vision of Earth project. Regarding readers as fish, and bloggers as fisherman, might seem strange. Bear with me as I show you part of why I like the idea of blogging as being similar to fishing. Those of you who are ...more
Social Media
Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress
3rd of December 2010 Guest Blogger 37

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

WordPress makes it super-easy to publish your own content, and even easier to import and display content from other great sites around the Web. Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Personal Or Business Social Media Accounts: Which Is Best for You?
2nd of December 2010 Clare Lancaster 31

Personal Or Business Social Media Accounts: Which Is Best for You?

One of the first decisions you’ll need to make when you start using social media and participating in social networking is to choose your username. It might seem like a simple question, but the username you decide on will be closely linked to your branding, how people perceive you, and ...more
Social Media
Online Marketing: the Onion You Should Peel
1st of December 2010 Guest Blogger 51

Online Marketing: the Onion You Should Peel

This post was written by the Web Marketing Ninja—a professional online marketer for a major web brand, who’s sharing his tips undercover here at ProBlogger. Curious? So are we! One of the most common mistakes people make when entering into the world of online marketing and sales is having a ...more
Blog Promotion