Five Newsworthy Stories for Your Next Press Release
14th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 17

Five Newsworthy Stories for Your Next Press Release

This guest post is by Frank Strong of Vocus. Most bloggers understand that online press releases can drive traffic. Press releases are powerful ways to reach people through search. As Lee Odden wrote in his book Optimize, “search is an explicit expression of need or want” and online press releases provide the ...more
Blog Promotion
Why Google Loves My Blogs (and How to Get it to Love Yours)
14th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 40

Why Google Loves My Blogs (and How to Get it to Love Yours)

This guest post is by Melody McKinnon of Canadians Internet Business. The latest algorithm updates from Google have broken the hearts of many blog owners. The search engine appears to have lost interest in many of them. Yet on every website and blog I own, my attention from Google has ...more
Search Engine Optimization
9 Elements of the Perfect Post
13th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 41

9 Elements of the Perfect Post

This guest post is by Ginny Soskey of Shareaholic. A perfect blog post is hard to come by. Sometimes the mistakes are small, like a grammatical error, and other times the mistakes are so glaring that you just can’t look away. You spend so much time coming up with post ...more
Blog Design
Measuring and Monitoring Online Reputation: What, Why, and How
13th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 11

Measuring and Monitoring Online Reputation: What, Why, and How

This guest post is by Rich Gorman of Reputationchanger.com. In this day and age, there’s really nobody who is exempt from the supreme importance of online reputation. Business owners need a sterling online reputation to ensure that they keep attracting new clients. Job seekers need a good reputation to put ...more
Social Media
Behind the Scenes of the DPS Pinterest Strategy: Case Study
12th of September 2012 Jade Craven 15

Behind the Scenes of the DPS Pinterest Strategy: Case Study

A couple of weeks ago, I was asked if I wanted to set up and manage the Pinterest account for Digital Photography School. Within a week, we had launched, and Darren explained his take on the process in this case study. So far, the account has nearly 5000 followers. We ...more
Social Media
Finding a Mentor-writer—and What to Do Once You Have
11th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 15

Finding a Mentor-writer—and What to Do Once You Have

This guest post is by Karol K of imcreator.com Who is a mentor-writer? This question is probably on your mind right now. Even more importantly, why do you need one? Let me take this from the top. Is there a writer or an author you’ve always looked up to? Someone ...more
Writing Content
5 Big Hosting Mistakes Bloggers Don’t Know They’re Making
11th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 42

5 Big Hosting Mistakes Bloggers Don’t Know They’re Making

This guest post is by the Blog Tyrant. If you take your blogging seriously you’ll know that you have to wear a lot of different hats. We are content marketers, SEO students, social media savants, and sometimes web designers. But what a lot of bloggers seem to forget is that our blog ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How to Deal with False Third-party Matches on YouTube
10th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 22

How to Deal with False Third-party Matches on YouTube

This guest post is by Jenny Dean of Floppycats. Several months ago, I met  Michael Strange through YouTube. I noticed immediately the success of Michael’s YouTube endeavors and asked him if he could please help me out. He was game, thank goodness, and he walked me through the steps on how ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Forget Willpower: Here’s What You Can Do to Dominate Bad Blogging Habits
10th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 42

Forget Willpower: Here’s What You Can Do to Dominate Bad Blogging Habits

This guest post is by Bea Kylene Jumarang of Writing Off the Rails. You tell yourself you need to exercise, but you don’t do it. You tell yourself you need to write, but then you go on Twitter. Or, my favorite situation, you tell yourself you need to save more, and ...more
Be Productive