What Studying Haikus Taught Me about Writing Blog Posts
2nd of February 2013 Guest Blogger 11

What Studying Haikus Taught Me about Writing Blog Posts

This guest post is by Steve of Do Something Cool. A form of Japanese poetry, haikus have been around for hundreds of years.  Blogging has been around for roughly two decades.  On the surface, these two different forms of writing don’t have anything to do with each other.  But surprisingly, understanding ...more
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Blog Accessibility Essentials: The Complete Guide
2nd of February 2013 Guest Blogger 16

Blog Accessibility Essentials: The Complete Guide

This guest post is by Steff Green of the Disabled Shop Blog. Digital content has opened up a whole new world of possibility for people with print disabilities. Previously, very little printed material was available in a format that blind and low vision people can access, (Braille, audio or large ...more
Blog Design
Planning for the Year Ahead: My Approach on dPS and ProBlogger
1st of February 2013 Darren Rowse 33

Planning for the Year Ahead: My Approach on dPS and ProBlogger

I’ve had a lot of questions about the process my team and I go through to plan for a new year of blogging on dPS and ProBlogger, so I’ve put together a bit of an explanation of what happened at our recent planning day:
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X-Ray Vision for Guest Bloggers: Author Stats
31st of January 2013 Guest Blogger 13

X-Ray Vision for Guest Bloggers: Author Stats

This guest post is by Andy Crestodina of Orbit Media. Analytics are great for seeing your site’s performance, but we can’t usually peek into other people’s web stats. However, there is a tool that gives you a view you may not have seen before. It’s called Google Author Stats. Embrace ...more
Blog Promotion
Is Your Content ROI Really Untrackable?
31st of January 2013 Guest Blogger 8

Is Your Content ROI Really Untrackable?

This guest post is by Johnny. We have all heard about the traditional advertising campaign that cost thousands and makes almost no impact on sales or turnover. But when was the last time you heard that about a content marketing strategy? I’ll give you a clue: you haven’t. An effective ...more
Blogging for Dollars
7 Old Post Revival Techniques You Won’t Believe You’re Overlooking
30th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 56

7 Old Post Revival Techniques You Won’t Believe You’re Overlooking

This guest post is by Ahmed Safwan of To Start Blogging. Do you have hundreds of posts in your archive? Most of them receiving a big zero in traffic? You aren’t the only one who has this problem. Most of the bloggers, even pro ones, have this problem. That’s why ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Use Multivariate Testing to Build the Ultimate Opt-in Form
30th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 14

How to Use Multivariate Testing to Build the Ultimate Opt-in Form

This guest post is by Adam Connell of Bloggingwizard.com. There’s a testing technique out there that’s not being used to its full potential—or even used at all by most website owners. Today I want to show you how you can use it to create the ultimate high-converting opt-in form. So ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Blog Design For ROI Rule #7: Blend Ads With Content & Encourage Comments
29th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 17

Blog Design For ROI Rule #7: Blend Ads With Content & Encourage Comments

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. What happens when someone comes to the end of your post? Their eyes keep reading downwards, so it’s wise to optimize the area with advertorials and an encouraging comment area. Advertorials What do I mean by advertorials? And ...more
Blog Design
5 Ways to Harness Your Online Reputation For Blogging Success
28th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 24

5 Ways to Harness Your Online Reputation For Blogging Success

This guest post is by Valerie Wilson. Quick: Picture that bad choice for a prom or bridesmaid’s dress years ago. Or the haircut that your mom made you get—the one that looked like a Tupperware bowl had been placed on your head. The one that didn’t go over very well ...more
Blog Promotion