Blog Design for ROI Rule #6: KISS Headers, Navigation, and Sidebars
8th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 20

Blog Design for ROI Rule #6: KISS Headers, Navigation, and Sidebars

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. This post is the sixth in a series on blog design for ROI. Previous posts in the series were: Prioritize the Optin Form Highlight Your Key Content Show Love To Your Community Make Posts Easy To Read Engage ...more
Blog Design
10 Essential WordPress Security Plugins For 2013
8th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 39

10 Essential WordPress Security Plugins For 2013

This guest post is by Anders Vinther of The WordPress Security Checklist. Now that we have left 2012 behind, we can start planning 2013. And there is no better time to review the security plugins you use on your WordPress site. Last year important new security plugins were released, and ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
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7th of January 2013 Jade Craven 101

15 Bloggers to Watch in 2013

Welcome to the 2013 edition of Bloggers to Watch. My work has changed a lot over the past year—I’ve been focused a lot on the Australian blogger community, and on curators—so this post is very centered on those communities. This is the last time I’ll be writing this yearly round-up. ...more
Featured Posts
What Every Successful Blogger Should Do Before Breakfast
6th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 38

What Every Successful Blogger Should Do Before Breakfast

This guest post is by Julie Carr of Plagtracker.com. Most people think that breakfast should be the first thing a person does in the morning, but the savvy minorities know that the time prior to breakfast can be the most productive. This is because it is when a person may ...more
Be Productive
23 Top Tips to Make Your Blog Posts More Conversational
5th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 56

23 Top Tips to Make Your Blog Posts More Conversational

This guest post is by Marya Jan of Writing Happiness. Let’s face it; most blog posts that are currently being put out are simply b-o-r-i-n-g. Dull. Unexciting. A big fail when it comes to keeping our attention. The blogger is writing about a worthwhile topic no doubt, but the writing ...more
Writing Content
Blitz Your Next Blogger’s Conference: The Ultimate Guide to Getting More Bang for Your Buck
4th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 11

Blitz Your Next Blogger’s Conference: The Ultimate Guide to Getting More Bang for Your Buck

This guest post is by Ben Liau of Digital Online Strategy. Blogger conferences are a great way to find out more about how to become a better blogger. You learn from successful bloggers who have already made it big, and who are willing to share their knowledge and success stories ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]
3rd of January 2013 Guest Blogger 19

How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]

This guest post is by Brian Lippey of Guitar Shop TV. Every blogger wants to offer the best content to his or her audience. With Guitar Shop TV (GSTV), I set out to create an online community for passionate guitar fans and music lovers around the world.  My goal was ...more
Social Media
Keep Your New Year’s Resolution: Set up a Social, Search-optimized WordPress Blog … Today
2nd of January 2013 Guest Blogger 55

Keep Your New Year’s Resolution: Set up a Social, Search-optimized WordPress Blog … Today

This guest post is by Marcela De Vivo of Gryffin.co. Recently ProBlogger discussed how to brand your blog, how to find your voice, and how to build your authority. These articles are powerful, but often I find myself speaking with people who don’t have a blog yet, or are using ...more
Blog Networks