Stop Being a Lazy Guest Blogger in 3 Steps
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Stop Being a Lazy Guest Blogger in 3 Steps

This guest post is by Kelsey Meyer of Digital Talent Agents. You’ve finally made it big! The Washington Post or SocialTimes has picked up your well-crafted, thought-provoking article, and you see your name in shining lights (or at least in the author byline). Is your job done? No way. Now ...more
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How to Create Contests that Increase Engagement
10th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 39

How to Create Contests that Increase Engagement

This guest post is by Jeremy Statton of JeremyStatton.com. Contests are an effective way to increase activity. Most websites run one of some type. If you haven’t, you should. Nothing attracts a crowd like the possibility of winning something for free. But the standard contest that provides a free “prize” for ...more
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Find the Right Blogging Answers By Asking the Right Questions
10th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 28

Find the Right Blogging Answers By Asking the Right Questions

This guest post is by Nick Thacker of livehacked.com. I first started blogging in 2009, and I had to learn the hard way. I chased every shiny object there was—the informational products that were going to hand me the blueprint to strike it rich overnight, the newsletters promising me the ...more
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How to Be Profound
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How to Be Profound

Before you ask, let me start by saying that I don’t feel that I’m a profound writer, or that many of the things I have to say fit the description of “profound”! But in some blogging niches—self help, personal development, and other emotive categories—”profound” is a word that’s often used ...more
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Weekend Project 2: Success Secrets of 5 Multi-topic Blogs
8th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 30

Weekend Project 2: Success Secrets of 5 Multi-topic Blogs

This guest post is by Natalie Webb of Leave Me to My Projects. You try telling Martha Stewart she needs to pick a niche. So why is everyone in the blogosphere telling you that doing just that is the key to achieving any level of success in blogging? True, it is ...more
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Weekend Project 1: Fix a Mess of a Multi-topic Blog
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Weekend Project 1: Fix a Mess of a Multi-topic Blog

This guest post is by Natalie Webb of Leave Me to My Projects. You started your blog because you were passionate. You wanted to write about everything you love. You wanted to inspire people with your passions and your well-rounded knowledge in all of your areas of expertise. You wanted ...more
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Weekend Project: Get Focused With Your Multi-topic Blog
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Weekend Project: Get Focused With Your Multi-topic Blog

It’s standard professional blogging wisdom that to succeed in blogging, you need to choose a niche. This is a point that I’ve made many times, and it’s advice I still stand by. That said, there are many, many bloggers out there with multi-topic blogs who aren’t about to “niche down” ...more
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The Importance of Your Essence in Blogging Success
6th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 58

The Importance of Your Essence in Blogging Success

This guest post is by Alden Tan of Alden-Tan.com. So you got your blog started up. It’s time to put everything in place. You start to study the market and conduct all the research needed. You read up on other blogs, scout forums, and buy an ebook that’s supposed to ...more
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The Barnum & Bailey Guide to Internet Marketing
6th of July 2012 Guest Blogger 30

The Barnum & Bailey Guide to Internet Marketing

This guest post is by Steven A. Lowe of Innovator Consulting and Custom Software Development. “There’s a sucker born every minute.”—P. T. Barnum *Note. “They apparently all have Internet access.”—S. A. Lowe Rubix D. Newby—Rube to his friends—left the family farm to strike it rich in the Big City. On ...more
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