8 Blogging Lessons I Learned from Being Scammed by a Marketer
19th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 30

8 Blogging Lessons I Learned from Being Scammed by a Marketer

This guest post is by Chris The Traffic Blogger. This past month my fiancé and I went to a wedding expo. No, I am not one of those guys who lets the girl run around and do everything for the wedding! So I was there getting sold on everything from limos ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Use Social Sharing’s True Motive For Better Traffic
18th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 30

Use Social Sharing’s True Motive For Better Traffic

This guest post is by Shakira Dawud of Deliberate Ink. You’re getting regular traffic, but it’s flatlining. The regular crowd is still with you, but your subscriber base is fluctuating. And you’ve noticed you’re not being shared on social media very often. If you were to ask, you’d hear all ...more
Social Media
The Anatomy of a Better Blog Post
17th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 24

The Anatomy of a Better Blog Post

The last couple of weeks have turned up some valuable blogging advice for those who are working to hone their craft and become better blog post writers. Not everyone falls into this category—some bloggers are happy with the way they write. Others publish videos or sound files instead of text. ...more
Writing Content
7 Powerful Ways to End Your Next Blog Post
17th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 48

7 Powerful Ways to End Your Next Blog Post

This guest post is by Ali Luke of Aliventures. You know your title has to hook readers. You know your first line needs to keep them reading. The start of your blog post matters. But so does the end. In fact, without a powerful end to your post, all the ...more
Writing Content
How Gordon Ramsay Can Increase Your “Expert” Value by 23,900%
16th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 33

How Gordon Ramsay Can Increase Your “Expert” Value by 23,900%

This guest post is by Amy Harrison of Harrisonamy.com. To the public, not all experts are created equal. What’s more, this division exists in all industries, and in every blogging niche. And it’s not just about working harder, or longer than other people. It’s about knowing how to rise through ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Cash In by Paying for Guest Posts
15th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 56

Cash In by Paying for Guest Posts

This guest post is by Carol Tice of Make a Living Writing. If you’re looking for a way to grab attention for your blog and grow your income, I’ve had great success with this one: I pay writers. Since May 2011, I’ve been paying $50 for guest posts on my ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Why My Blog’s Doing Okay: 3 Unexpected Answers
14th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 21

Why My Blog’s Doing Okay: 3 Unexpected Answers

Yesterday we were talking about how benchmarking your blog and your performance against those of others only goes so far to give ou an idea of “how your blog’s going.” As I said then, looking at others—other people, other blogs—even subconsciously for an indication of where you and your blog ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Systematically Build a Mountain of Links
14th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 29

How to Systematically Build a Mountain of Links

This guest post is by Neil Patel of Quick Sprout. We’ve all been taught to create high-quality content to attract links. This argument is usually stated in the context of a blog that basically becomes an authority where you start to build a following around consistent, fresh content—think big sites ...more
Blog Promotion
Is Your Blog Doing Okay?
13th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 37

Is Your Blog Doing Okay?

Last week, I told the story of how I achieved my best month ever on DPS. While I used that post as a case study to present some ideas that I hoped you may be able to use on your own blogs, there’s a hidden hitch with that kind of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips