Traffic Technique 3: Online Advertising
26th of July 2012 Darren Rowse 13

Traffic Technique 3: Online Advertising

When bloggers think of online advertising, they usually think first of selling it, rather than buying it. But buying ad space can be a great traffic-generation technique if you’re careful in terms of how you go about it. There are really two types of advertising—brand advertising, and tactical or action-oriented ...more
Advertising
Free Interview Webinar with Tsh Oxenreider from SimpleMom
25th of July 2012 Darren Rowse 9

Free Interview Webinar with Tsh Oxenreider from SimpleMom

This Thursday evening at 10pm US Eastern time (international times below) I will be running a free webinar with a blogger I’d love you to meet – Tsh Oxenreider from SimpleMom.net. Register for the webinar here. I know many of you know Tsh already as her blog has a big ...more
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Disable Comments for a Better Blog
25th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 43

Disable Comments for a Better Blog

This guest post is by Greg McFarlane of Control Your Cash. Feedback is great, right? Your honor, if it pleases the court, I’d like to contend that that’s a leading question. The answer to it might be “yes,” but not unequivocally. Steak is great too, but not in the middle of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Should You Use a Third-Party Commenting System on Your Blog?
25th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 78

Should You Use a Third-Party Commenting System on Your Blog?

This guest post is by Syed Balkhi of WPBeginner. If you’ve been blogging for anything more than a few months, you probably have come across blogs using third-party commenting systems like Disqus, Livefyre, Facebook Comments, Intense Debate, and more. You may have asked yourself, “Why do other blogs use these ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Comment Marketing 101
24th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 69

Comment Marketing 101

This guest post is by Slavko Desik of LifestyleUpdated. Trying to understand the ways to get more traffic to your site, or even get some backlinks, you’ve probably stumbled across comment marketing. And correct me if I’m wrong, but the first thing you probably hoped to get out of it ...more
Blog Promotion
Blog Comments: 3 Bloggers Discuss the Issues
24th of July 2012 Darren Rowse 61

Blog Comments: 3 Bloggers Discuss the Issues

One of the things I love about Problogger.net is the value of the comments my readers make here. Although the days when I could reply to many of those comments are now, sadly, long gone, I do read comments on the blog, and frequently get ideas and inspiration from them. ...more
Featured Posts
The 10 Rules of Social Media Engagement
23rd of July 2012 Guest Blogger 35

The 10 Rules of Social Media Engagement

This guest post is by Matthew Turner of Turndog Millionaire. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a set of universal social media rules? The internet is full of social media wisdom, but what if we had 10 rules of engagement? If you’re reading this, you’re probably a writer of ...more
Social Media
Limitations: Your Key to Blogging Success?
23rd of July 2012 Guest Blogger 59

Limitations: Your Key to Blogging Success?

This guest post is by Timo Kiander of Productivesuperdad.com. I know a blogger who tries to do everything he can to make his writing career successful. He posts multiple times a week on his own blog, writes guest posts for others and spends a lot of time researching affiliate marketing. On ...more
Be Productive
Weekend Project: Write Posts that Hold Readers to the End, Part 2
22nd of July 2012 Guest Blogger 23

Weekend Project: Write Posts that Hold Readers to the End, Part 2

This guest post is by Peter Sandeen of Affect Selling. In yesterday’s post, you learned how to get people to start reading your posts. So, if you haven’t already checked that out, do so now! But do you want your visitors to increase your page view count by one, before leaving ...more
Writing Content