How to Use Metaphors to Engage and Encourage Readers
10th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 25

How to Use Metaphors to Engage and Encourage Readers

This guest post is by Elizabeth Joss of Xcellent Media. “They nailed their stakes into the earth of my life, those farmers. They knew the place in me where the river stopped, and they marked it with a new name. Shantaram Kishan Kharre. I don’t know if they found that ...more
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Find Fans’ and Followers’ Pain Points in 5 Simple Steps
9th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 21

Find Fans’ and Followers’ Pain Points in 5 Simple Steps

This guest post is by AJ Kumar of Single Grain. Social media sites are great for a number of different purposes, including connecting with your readership and establishing yourself as a thought leader within your industry. However, the interactions you have on these popular social sites can also serve another major purpose ...more
Social Media
The Simplest Way to Write a Unique First Draft
8th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 19

The Simplest Way to Write a Unique First Draft

This guest post is by Stefanie Flaxman of Revision Fairy Do you have 45 minutes to work on your blog? If so, I can show you how to write the first draft of your next blog post. First drafts are messy. This blog post originated from five unrelated words on ...more
Be Productive
Reach New Readers with a Freebie Blitz
8th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 13

Reach New Readers with a Freebie Blitz

This guest post is by Tom Ross of Blogs.FanExtra. Today I’m going to talk about one of the most effective ways to market yourself and your website. It’s also a hugely effective way to build relationships within your niche. And it’s very simple: offer amazing freebies to top bloggers in ...more
Blog Promotion
Experience The Great Barrier Reef Queensland with 10 Bloggers from Around the World #QldBlog
7th of June 2012 Darren Rowse 18

Experience The Great Barrier Reef Queensland with 10 Bloggers from Around the World #QldBlog

Greetings from far north tropical Queensland, Australia, where I’m writing this post from as part of the ProBlogger Queensland Blogger Trip. You may remember a couple of months back we ran a competition here on ProBlogger to identify ten bloggers from around the world to win an all-expenses-paid trip to ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
5 Ways Blogging Supports a Multichannel Marketing Strategy
7th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 10

5 Ways Blogging Supports a Multichannel Marketing Strategy

This guest post is by Geoff Livingston of Marketing in the Round. With so many marketing tactics to choose from, it seems off that more and more businesses elect to forgo blogging. No, blogging is not easy. Blogging takes writing skills, creativity, and other centric behavior. It requires constant thought ...more
Blog Promotion
10 No-Nonsense Ways to Build Backlinks
6th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 97

10 No-Nonsense Ways to Build Backlinks

This is a guest post by Gregory Ciotti of Sparring Mind. Many bloggers are very much averse to participating or learning anything about SEO, and truth be told, I think that’s a real shame. Maybe my time with my SEO agency has made me biased, but I personally think most ...more
Blog Promotion
What George Orwell Taught Me About Blogging
5th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 28

What George Orwell Taught Me About Blogging

This guest post is by Trevor Ginn of Hello Baby. Having written masterpieces such as Animal Farm and 1984, George Orwell is considered one of the greatest writers of all time.  In 1941 he wrote the essay called Politics and the English Language in which he criticised the “ugly and ...more
Writing Content
Use Expert Tips to Build Authority on Your Brand New Blog
4th of June 2012 Guest Blogger 34

Use Expert Tips to Build Authority on Your Brand New Blog

This guest post is by Daniel Kidd of Best Money Saving Blog. I’ve found out over the past couple of months that the hardest part of blogging isn’t thinking of things to blog about, it’s getting people to read them. There are thousands of helpful sites out there (especially this ...more
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