How to Land the Best Products to Review
30th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 10

How to Land the Best Products to Review

This post is by Simon Worrall of CM Copywriters. Each year, companies spend hundreds of millions on branded T-shirts, mugs, stickers, and pens. Go to enough conferences and you’ll amass terabytes of memory sticks and a wardrobe of T-shirts, hoodies, and caps. Promotional products are also a way of making ...more
Writing Content
Principles of Effective Blog Design
30th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 46

Principles of Effective Blog Design

This is a guest post by Peep Laja, CEO of Traindom. People judge books by the cover, and other people by their looks. Take a look at these two men: Now answer these questions (you can’t choose “neither”): Which one would you rather ask investment advice from? Which one would ...more
Blog Design
I’m Going to Blog World Expo LA [PLUS: Who #BWELA is Good For]
29th of September 2011 Darren Rowse 7

I’m Going to Blog World Expo LA [PLUS: Who #BWELA is Good For]

In just over a month Blog World Expo will be happening in Los Angeles from 3-5 November – and I will be there – speaking at one of the Track Keynotes (topic TBA). I didn’t think I would get there this year with a new baby in the house but ...more
Pro Blogging News
7 Ways Interviews Can Skyrocket Blog Growth
29th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 22

7 Ways Interviews Can Skyrocket Blog Growth

This guest post is by Srinivas Rao of The Skool of Life. The idea of interviewing people might give you the jitters. It might make you feel like you’re standing naked in front of your elementary classroom with nothing intelligent to ask or say. But the only way you’re ever ...more
Writing Content
A Practical Strategy to Increase the Value of Your Blog
29th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 32

A Practical Strategy to Increase the Value of Your Blog

This guest post is by Sunil of the Extra Money Blog. Not long ago I wrote about determining the value of your website or blog here on problogger.net. Now that you know how a web property is or can be valued in the free market, in this article I want ...more
Blogging for Dollars
6 Tips to Help You Survive Your First 3 Months of Pro Blogging
28th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 60

6 Tips to Help You Survive Your First 3 Months of Pro Blogging

This guest post is by Glee of Creative Fashion. I was a high-school Maths teacher for eight years and for all those years, my life evolved in writing lesson plans, producing teaching materials and worksheets, dealing with parents, teaching some well-behaved and some rude students, and pleasing demanding bosses. When ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Increase Conversions With Google Website Optimizer
27th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 28

How to Increase Conversions With Google Website Optimizer

This guest post is by Joe Burnett of Who’s Your Blogger? “I have a pretty (un)healthy obsession with email lists. I’m constantly telling my readers to focus on growing a list of active, engaged, and interested email subscribers.”—Blog Tyrant You can capture emails with only one ethical plan: the visitor ...more
Blog Promotion
What Aspiring Actors Can Teach You About Blogging
27th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 15

What Aspiring Actors Can Teach You About Blogging

This guest post is by Tom Ewer of Leaving Work Behind. If you were an aspiring actor, and you spotted a famous movie star on the street, would you run up to them and ask them for help? You might, but I’m willing to bet that 99 times out of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
7 Powerful Reasons Why Companies Will Pay for You to Blog
27th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 57

7 Powerful Reasons Why Companies Will Pay for You to Blog

This guest post is by Lina Nguyen of Words That Influence. Influential bloggers are being paid top dollar to write sponsored posts (thousands of dollars per post is not unheard of). They’re gifted with luxury items, cars and overseas trips, and invited to events previously exclusive to A-List celebrities and ...more
Blogging for Dollars