Blog Business Model 1: Land Public Speaking Gigs Through Your Blog
26th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 16

Blog Business Model 1: Land Public Speaking Gigs Through Your Blog

This is the first post in our series on Blog Business Models. Marcus Sheridan runs The Sales Lion blog, where he explores the marketing approach he’s used to build a successful business. But his blog has helped Marcus springboard very successfully into the public speaking circuit. Marcus has told us his ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Five Blog Business Models That’ll Make You Money
26th of June 2012 Darren Rowse 58

Five Blog Business Models That’ll Make You Money

One of the great things about the blogosphere is innovation, and the fact that there is an almost unlimited number of ways you can make money blogging. One glance around the web shows such variety in terms of the way bloggers approach their audiences and provide them with value. The ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Book Review: Marketing In the Round
25th of June 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 5

Book Review: Marketing In the Round

Not long ago we published the post 5 Ways Blogging Supports a Multichannel Marketing Strategy by Geoff Livingston. Geoff’s one of the authors of Marketing in the Round, How to Develop an Integrated Marketing Campaign in the Digital Era. Written with Gini Dietrich, Marketing in the Round is a marketing ...more
Blog Promotion
Build Readership by Building Leadership
24th of June 2012 Darren Rowse 18

Build Readership by Building Leadership

We often hear the word “authority” mentioned in blogging circles, particularly in discussions around building a loyal following. At its most basic, authority is about knowing what you’re talking about, and who you’re talking to. If you think about it, this is a key to rich exchanges in the real ...more
Build Community
How to Back Up and Move a WordPress Blog
23rd of June 2012 Guest Blogger 28

How to Back Up and Move a WordPress Blog

This guest post is by Caimin Jones of Genius Startup. Sometimes you’ll need to move your blog from one host to another. It’s a bit of a pain and might seem a daunting task if you’ve never done it before. But transferring a site is a fairly straightforward process that ...more
Blog Networks
SEO Your YouTube Videos in 10 Steps
23rd of June 2012 Guest Blogger 31

SEO Your YouTube Videos in 10 Steps

This guest post is by Deepak of VideoMarketing.net. In this article we are going to have a look at the various strategies and tactics that will help you rank your YouTube videos inside the YouTube video search engine. YouTube is the second-largest search engine in the world, according to Alexa.com. ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Set Up Social Media to Give You Great Post Ideas
22nd of June 2012 Guest Blogger 23

Set Up Social Media to Give You Great Post Ideas

This guest post is by Douglas Lim of The 10 Habits of Highly Effective Social Media Marketing People. Finding articles and ideas for blog posts is an important skill for bloggers to master—and one that can now be leveraged through the power of social media. High-quality content is tweeted, liked, ...more
Social Media
Top 5 Google Chrome Extensions For Bloggers
22nd of June 2012 Guest Blogger 24

Top 5 Google Chrome Extensions For Bloggers

This guest post is by Anthony Wijaya of techexperience. Today, I’m going to share with you some of the Google Chrome extensions that have made my daily blogging tasks easier. These are my top five. 1. SEO For Chrome SEO For Chrome allows you to check, well, pretty much everything ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Fresh Ways to Handle Blog Criticism
21st of June 2012 Guest Blogger 21

Fresh Ways to Handle Blog Criticism

This guest post is by Harry French of BloggingTips.com. Sometimes being famous isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. When a blogger writes a negative comment about you, or goes on an outright tirade, it can be hard to bite your tongue and move on. Sometimes, however, that’s the best ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips