CategoryBlogging Tools and Services
Getting Started with Webmaster Tools: Fixing 404 Errors
22nd of August 2011 Guest Blogger 28

Getting Started with Webmaster Tools: Fixing 404 Errors

This guest post is by Dave Taylor of AskDaveTaylor.com. Whether you’re writing about changing diapers, improving your bowling score, finding a job in the travel industry or how you get pictures off your cellphone, I think it’s a universal truth that if you’re writing online, you want better search engine ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
FeedBurner vs. Aweber: Do You Really Need an Autoresponder for Your Blog?
16th of August 2011 Guest Blogger 57

FeedBurner vs. Aweber: Do You Really Need an Autoresponder for Your Blog?

This guest post is by Aman Basanti of Ageofmarketing.com. When it comes to turning casual visitors into regular readers there are two main options—FeedBurner and Aweber. FeedBurner uses Feed-based technology (RSS and Atom) to send updates to your blog subscribers. Owned by Google (Google bought it in 2007 for $100 million), ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Take 5 Minutes to Make WordPress 10 Times More Secure
11th of August 2011 Guest Blogger 67

Take 5 Minutes to Make WordPress 10 Times More Secure

This guest post is by David Wang of The ClickStarter. Hacktivist groups Lulzsec and Anonymous are on the prowl again. Their actions have generated lots of attention for hacking, and you can be sure that many bored kids and shady characters are interested to start hacking too. What if your ...more
Blog Networks
How I Use BuySellAds to Monitor Blog Traffic and Goals
8th of August 2011 Guest Blogger 26

How I Use BuySellAds to Monitor Blog Traffic and Goals

This guest post is by Kevin Muldoon of WordPress Mods. One of the biggest mistakes new bloggers and webmasters make is to check traffic stats and affiliate reports too often—often enough for it to stop them doing real work on their projects. That being said, it is still important to ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
“Most Recommended” by Blogging Geniuses at WordCamp Boston
26th of July 2011 Guest Blogger 30

“Most Recommended” by Blogging Geniuses at WordCamp Boston

This guest post is by Marci Reynolds of marcireynolds.com. The July 2011 WordPress WordCamp Boston rocked!  Hundreds of eager WordPress users gathered to watch more than 40 speakers who presented on topics from social media to themes to shortcodes to security. I took detailed notes as I listened, watched and ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social
13th of July 2011 Guest Blogger 38

WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social

This guest post was written by Neil Matthews of WPDude. Have you noticed a decrease in the number of blog comments you get and an increase in Facebook likes and Twitter tweets about your posts? Are you worried that you are loosing social proof about the validity of your posts ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How Compendium’s Web to Post Generates Content and Community
12th of July 2011 Guest Blogger 14

How Compendium’s Web to Post Generates Content and Community

This guest post is by Jenny Dean of Business Blog Writers. You might have read my article about a business blogging platform called Compendium. Today, I wanted to share with you a fantastic Compendium tool called, Web to Post that allows customers or clients to tell stories about your products ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Is Shared or Dedicated Hosting Best for You?
11th of July 2011 Guest Blogger 48

Is Shared or Dedicated Hosting Best for You?

This guest post is by Jesse of Professional Intern. Blog owners have a lot of decisions to make if they want to be successful. What will my blogs focus be? What audience do I want to target? Should I use a formal tone or a more personal one? One of ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Does Fotolia Have Photos for Your Blog?
9th of July 2011 Georgina Laidlaw 42

Does Fotolia Have Photos for Your Blog?

Do you use images in your blog posts? Most bloggers like to increase their posts’—and blogs’—impact with an image, and while I’m a die-hard textophile, I can see the point. An image is certainly more eye-catching than text. Couple the right image with the right heading, and you’re on fire. ...more
Blogging Tools and Services