Increase your SEO with Team Content Marketing!
31st of August 2013 Guest Blogger 60

Increase your SEO with Team Content Marketing!

This is a guest blog contribution from Matt Ganzak, founder of EliteGurus.com and BuildNetworkPlus.com. Content marketing and SEO is getting more difficult. Each day, there are thousands of new domains purchased and thousands of new websites going online. Most new bloggers and content writers will get started with their site, ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Is Blogging Still Relevant in a World of Social Media? [6 Reasons Why I Think It Is]
30th of August 2013 Darren Rowse 49

Is Blogging Still Relevant in a World of Social Media? [6 Reasons Why I Think It Is]

“How relevant is blogging for today in a world of so many types of social media?” I must hear this question – or a variation of it – at least once a week. So I thought I’d open it up for some discussion to the wider ProBlogger community. What do ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Bloggers To Watch: Jen Bishop talks about how to become a full-time blogger
29th of August 2013 Jade Craven 34

Bloggers To Watch: Jen Bishop talks about how to become a full-time blogger

Jen Bishop is the creative force behind Interiors Addict, the leading Australian blog dedicated to interiors and home wares. She was made redundant a year into starting her blog and was accidentally thrust into the world of full-time blogging. I’ve loved watching her journey. She started off with a hobby ...more
Business Blogging
10 Hurdles I’ve Faced as a Blogger and How I Got Over Them
28th of August 2013 Darren Rowse 54

10 Hurdles I’ve Faced as a Blogger and How I Got Over Them

Last night while speaking at a small event here in Melbourne I was asked to identify the most common hurdles that bloggers face in building profitable blogs. It was a tricky question to answer – not because there are not many hurdles… but because there are so many and each ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog
27th of August 2013 Guest Blogger 46

Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog

This is a guest contribution from Ali Luke. Does your blog lack something? Maybe you post regularly, but your posts aren’t getting many comments or shares. It feels like no-one’s reading. What you need is pillar content. (Also known as “cornerstone content” and “evergreen content”.) These posts get links, shares, ...more
Writing Content
The Truth about Food Blogging
24th of August 2013 Guest Blogger 41

The Truth about Food Blogging

This is a guest contribution by Amy Murnan, writer of TheFreshFresher.  It is slim pickings in the world of food blogging. I know this because, about a year ago, I had a bright idea. I said to myself – hey, don’t worry about your lack of job prospects after graduating ...more
Writing Content
Building a Blog Brand, Posting Frequency and Choosing a Niche [Speed Q&A]
23rd of August 2013 Darren Rowse 34

Building a Blog Brand, Posting Frequency and Choosing a Niche [Speed Q&A]

In our most recent webinar we had 700 questions submitted by attendees – many of which we simply didn’t have time to cover. Here are 3 of those questions and some quick answers. How to Build a Brand for Your Blog “What is the most important rule of thumb for ...more
General
3 Simple Questions to Understand Why Your Affiliate Promotions Are Not Converting
22nd of August 2013 Darren Rowse 24

3 Simple Questions to Understand Why Your Affiliate Promotions Are Not Converting

I had an email this morning from a blogger who has built a great loyal readership to their blog and who has been attempting to monentize that readership lately by doing some affiliate promotions on that blog. The problem – nobody is buying anything that they promote. I spent a ...more
Affiliate Programs
11 Characteristics I Look for When Hiring Writers for My Blogs
21st of August 2013 Darren Rowse 46

11 Characteristics I Look for When Hiring Writers for My Blogs

Two months ago I went through the process of hiring a small group of writers to write weekly tutorials for Digital Photography School. I’ve written about the process of how I hire writers previously here on Problogger but today want to share some of the qualities I look for in ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips