What About Google -1?
23rd of November 2011 Guest Blogger 57

What About Google -1?

This guest post is by Sriram Reddy of BloggingTipster.com. Allen: Billy, Why are you looking so gloomy? Did your Twitter follower count halve overnight? Hehe… Billy: No, I just had such a cheesy experience Googling for material for Prof. Dwyer’s assignment. There was an unusual amount of spam in the ...more
Search Engine Optimization
The Expert Fallacy
23rd of November 2011 Guest Blogger 36

The Expert Fallacy

This guest post is by Dan Meyers of Your Life, Their Life. In general, most of our goals as bloggers center around becoming authorities on subjects—the kinds of authorities that others look to for advice.  What’s the title that usually comes with this position?  An “expert.” There are some clear ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Get StudioPress Themes and Premise Landing Page Plugin for Big Discounts Today
22nd of November 2011 Darren Rowse 8

Get StudioPress Themes and Premise Landing Page Plugin for Big Discounts Today

I’m excited today to let you know of two great Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals from the team at CopyBlogger. I use and love both of these products and know that they’ll help a lot of you in your blogging efforts. Note: For both deals the coupon code is ‘Thanks’. Don’t ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
From Failed Idea to Profitable Product: What I Learned from Failure
22nd of November 2011 Guest Blogger 20

From Failed Idea to Profitable Product: What I Learned from Failure

This guest post is by Björgvin Benediktsson of Audio Issues. The biggest insecurity we bloggers face is the question of whether anybody is actually going to buy our product. We can’t give away our content forever, and those Google ads are hardly going to pay the bills. That’s why every ...more
Blog Promotion
The Secret Ingredient to a Successful Blog
21st of November 2011 Guest Blogger 66

The Secret Ingredient to a Successful Blog

This guest post is written by Ava Jae of Writability. If you’ve been blogging for any amount of time, you’ve heard that content is king. You’ve been told that everything else—design, SEO, in and outbound links—those things are a bonus, but the real thing you need to focus on is ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Act Like a Pro
21st of November 2011 Guest Blogger 47

Act Like a Pro

This guest post is by Jean Compton of jeancompton.com. What would you do if you knew you were going to get paid a large chunk of cash—up front, without any pre-conditions—to do something? What would you do? How would you act? If it was something totally in the realm of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Everything You Need to Know About Creating a Jaw-Dropping Movie Trailer on the Cheap
19th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 39

Everything You Need to Know About Creating a Jaw-Dropping Movie Trailer on the Cheap

This guest post is by Jon Morrow of Smart Blogger (formerly Boost Blog Traffic). Ever look at those snazzy movie trailers Hollywood puts out for their latest blockbusters and wonder how you could make one of your own? Maybe you’re starting a new blog, and you want to launch with ...more
Blog Promotion
3 Secrets to Not Getting Discouraged as a Blogger
19th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 90

3 Secrets to Not Getting Discouraged as a Blogger

This is a guest post by Jeff Goins of Goinswriter.com. The other night, I was catching up with a writer friend who is taking his first steps towards becoming a professional blogger. He was frustrated and upset, wanting to quit. Listening to him, I realized something: writing is discouraging work. ...more
Writing Content
Questions My Dad Would Ask Before You Started that Ebook
18th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 25

Questions My Dad Would Ask Before You Started that Ebook

This guest post is by Barb Sawyers of Sticky Communication. The pitches go like this: turn your archived content into an ebook that will rake in bucks while you sleep. Invest a weekend, maybe a few weeks, and you’ll have a book that will establish you as a thought leader ...more
Blogging for Dollars