Boost Your Blog #7: Interlink Your Posts
5th of September 2011 Darren Rowse 28

Boost Your Blog #7: Interlink Your Posts

Continuing our discussion of things you should be doing right now to improve your blog, today’s tip is: 7. Interlink your posts Another task that I try to do on a regular basis (not as regularly as I should!) is going back through old posts in my archives and looking ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Your Blog Is Not Seen by Over 2 Million Federal Workers!
5th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 26

Your Blog Is Not Seen by Over 2 Million Federal Workers!

This guest post is by Rick of www.morebettersmarts.com. Filtering software may be blocking your blog from being accessed on government computers. When I first put my blog online, I discovered that my friends on the local military base were prevented from viewing it by the government’s filtering service, Blue Coat. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Boost Your Blog #6: Optimize Menus and Sidebars
4th of September 2011 Darren Rowse 20

Boost Your Blog #6: Optimize Menus and Sidebars

Continuing our discussion of things you should be doing right now to improve your blog, today’s tip is: 6. Optimize your menus, navigation, and sidebars One task that I think many of us could benefit from on a periodic basis is a critical review of menus and navigation areas on ...more
Blog Design
Stand Up to Live Before You Sit Down to Blog
4th of September 2011 Guest Blogger 19

Stand Up to Live Before You Sit Down to Blog

This guest post is by Peter G. James Sinclair of MotivationalMemo.com. “How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.”—Henry David Thoreau I often reflect on the lifetime of experiences that I’ve tasted since landing on planet Earth to find myself in ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Boost Your Blog #5: Check for Hot Posts
3rd of September 2011 Darren Rowse 20

Boost Your Blog #5: Check for Hot Posts

Continuing our discussion of things you could be doing right now to improve your blog, today’s tip is: 5. Check your metrics for “hot posts” One of the tasks that I build into my own blogging on a monthly(ish) basis is to dig into Google Analytics. I do a number ...more
Search Engine Optimization
52 Types of Blog Posts that Are Proven to Work
3rd of September 2011 Guest Blogger 43

52 Types of Blog Posts that Are Proven to Work

This guest post is by Karol K of Online Business Design blog. Blogging is not only about putting together 400-2,000 words of text and publishing them on your WordPress site. As a blogger, you can choose from a much bigger variety of possible blog post types (and content in general). ...more
Writing Content
Make Business Blogging Fun: Write About Holidays, Anniversaries, and Other Milestones
2nd of September 2011 Guest Blogger 12

Make Business Blogging Fun: Write About Holidays, Anniversaries, and Other Milestones

This guest post is by Lindsey McCaffrey of Absolutely Write. Business bloggers: do you consider every day Labour Day? Take a breather: finding things to blog about doesn’t have to be hard work. In light of the upcoming Labour Day weekend, I’m going to share a little tip I like ...more
Business Blogging
Boost Your Blog #4: Optimize Other Key Pages
2nd of September 2011 Darren Rowse 10

Boost Your Blog #4: Optimize Other Key Pages

Continuing our discussion of things you could be doing right now to improve your blog, today’s tip is: 4. Optimize other key pages Yesterday, we talked about pages on your blog, and it might also be worthwhile looking over some of the other key pages on your blog. For example, ...more
Writing Content
The Fail-Proof System to Score National Magazine Publicity for Your Blog
2nd of September 2011 Guest Blogger 19

The Fail-Proof System to Score National Magazine Publicity for Your Blog

This guest post is by Melissa Cassera of www.casseracommunications.com. You write a blog post. You post it. You tweet, Facebook, Digg, Stumble, and perform every other type of online promotion to supersize your presence. What are you missing? Promoting “offline” using a major influencer like a national magazine can bring ...more
Blog Promotion