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5 Irrational Fears that Keep Bloggers from Being Successful
3rd of May 2016 Guest Blogger 8

5 Irrational Fears that Keep Bloggers from Being Successful

This is a guest contribution from Brian Lang of Small Business Ideas Blog. According to an article in the NY Times, 95% of blogs get abandoned within four months, and blogging has a higher failure rate than even restaurants. Yet, an estimated 172,000+ blogs are started every day. Succeeding with blogging ...more
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What I wish I knew when I first started blogging
2nd of May 2016 Guest Blogger 3

6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Blog

This is a guest contribution from Will Nicholls. It was a little over two years ago when I first went online and bought my blog’s domain name. I wanted to announce it to the world and get started straight away, but instead I spent the next 6 months developing and filling ...more
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Building relationships with your readers on your blog
29th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 3

Tips on Building and Maintaining a Great Relationship with Readers

This is a guest contribution from Dan Goss. When it comes to blogging, nothing is more important than your readership – if you’re publishing the best content in the world with no-one to read it, you quickly get into a Zen-style conundrum. If a tree falls in the forest and no-one ...more
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28th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 6

Case Study: How One Trick Can Help You Gain 200+ Links from Badass Sites

This is a guest contribution from Emily Johnson. Do you consider all specifics of your content and audience when it comes to promotion? The thing is, entertaining content and useful content are far from the same. When your niche is popular and loved by millions, you have no problems with ...more
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27th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 4

5 “Research-Backed” Ways to Earn More Social Traction for Your Blog

This is a guest contribution from Ashlea Green. Whether you’re a professional blogger or just getting started, gaining social traction for your posts is one of the most crucial tactics for getting your blog noticed and read. Hence the coined expression “content is fire, and social media is gasoline.” The majority ...more
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25th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 4

How to Squeeze the Most out of Your Facebook Posts

This is a guest contribution by Nick Stillman from If You Build It. Facebook is an unbelievably potent marketing tool when used correctly. It is the largest social network in the world, with almost 1.60 billion active users every months  – that’s nearly 20% of the entire global population. Squeezing The Most ...more
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How to create a backup and disaster recovery plan for your wordpress blog.
21st of April 2016 Guest Blogger 6

How to Create a Backup and Disaster Recovery Plan for Your WordPress Blog

This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton. Have you ever lost something important? Maybe your computer froze just before you hit “save” on a document, or maybe a sudden accidental coffee spill fried your hard drive. Whatever the problem may be, without a backup of information contained on a ...more
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19th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 2

How to Use Affiliate Programs to Boost Your Income Stream

Affiliate marketing can often go two ways – it can crawl along earning you a frustrating few cents here and there, or it can be a healthy part of your overall earnings (just look at Pat Flynn!) when done right. If you are not familiar with the concept you can learn ...more
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18th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 2

How to Use Your Inner Contrarian to Generate Endless Content Ideas

This is a guest contribution from Matt Clough. Whether your blog falls within a niche with apparently endless opportunities or a dreaded “boring” one, the one thing that all bloggers (and writers in general) come up against at some point or another is writer’s block. You might have covered every conceivable ...more
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