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19 Essential WordPress Plugins for Your Blog
2nd of April 2012 Guest Blogger 114

19 Essential WordPress Plugins for Your Blog

This guest post is by Eric Siu of Evergreen Search. WordPressers are always looking for helpful plugins for their blogs, and if you’ve been following today’s posts on ProBlogger, especially Install Your First WordPress Plugin, you’re probably in the same boat. So I thought I’d compile a list of the ...more
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Install Your First WordPress Plugin
2nd of April 2012 Guest Blogger 9

Install Your First WordPress Plugin

This guest post is by Karol K of ThemeFuse. WordPress is a platform that’s rather easy to use, for the most part. Publishing new posts is easy, creating new pages is easy, and moderating comments is—again—easy. And that’s great because, this way, the platform can be used by anybody. As ...more
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start a blog wordpress
2nd of April 2012 Guest Blogger 47

What You Need to Know Before You Start a WordPress Blog

This guest post is by Matt Hooper. After reading through Darren’s census of ProBlogger results, a couple of numbers stood out to me. 8.7% of ProBlogger readers haven’t started a blog of your own yet. Only just over half of the respondants are on the WordPress.org platform. The latter caught ...more
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Tips from the Trenches: Best Blogger Productivity Tools
25th of March 2012 Darren Rowse 35

Tips from the Trenches: Best Blogger Productivity Tools

When we put together Blog Wise, I thought I would be the only blogger who didn’t use many (okay—any!) of the productivity apps I downloaded. As it turned out, very few of the pro bloggers we spoke to relied on any apps or tools other than Gmail, Google Calendar, and ...more
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Review: How to Start a Blog that Matters
3rd of March 2012 Jade Craven 11

Review: How to Start a Blog that Matters

I put Corbett Barr on this year’s list of bloggers to watch because he is brilliant. He knows how to draw a lot of attention to a new blog and sustain that interest over a long period of time. That’s something that a lot of people struggle, including myself, so ...more
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Blog Smarter: Invest in Your Own Success
24th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 26

Blog Smarter: Invest in Your Own Success

This guest post is by Jeff Nickles of MySuperChargedLife.com. My blog grew by leaps and bounds in 2011.  It was exciting! But it wouldn’t have happened if I hadn’t made a few smart investments in my blog—investments, you could say, in my success. I’m a regular guy and a part-time ...more
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5 Reasons Why Dai Ling Ping is Going to Win On YouTube in 2012
19th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 16

5 Reasons Why Dai Ling Ping is Going to Win On YouTube in 2012

This guest post is by David Edwards of A Sitting Duck. I’ve just passed three years on YouTube and I’m really happy with what I’ve achieved so far. But over the last few months I’ve become mates with a guy who owns one of the fastest growing channels in the ...more
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How to Know Which Plugins are Killing Your Site’s Performance
8th of December 2011 Guest Blogger 61

How to Know Which Plugins are Killing Your Site’s Performance

This guest post is by Matthew Setter of Malt Blue. You know the situation: your site’s been slowing down for a while, but you just can’t put your finger on why. Then you get a tweet, an email, or a comment on your Facebook page mentioning it. Even worse, you ...more
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Get StudioPress Themes and Premise Landing Page Plugin for Big Discounts Today
22nd of November 2011 Darren Rowse 8

Get StudioPress Themes and Premise Landing Page Plugin for Big Discounts Today

I’m excited today to let you know of two great Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals from the team at CopyBlogger. I use and love both of these products and know that they’ll help a lot of you in your blogging efforts. Note: For both deals the coupon code is ‘Thanks’. Don’t ...more
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