CategorySocial Media
Are You Leaving Yourself Open To Social Media Identity Theft?
29th of October 2013 Guest Blogger 11

Are You Leaving Yourself Open To Social Media Identity Theft?

This is a guest contribution from Amy Johnson. Social media has become incredibly popular.  Many people have accounts on sites like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, or LinkedIn, and many share information, photos, and other things with their friends through these sites. But they may not realise how much they’re sharing ...more
Social Media
Got a HOT Post on Your Blog? Here’s What to Do To Find and Optimise It
11th of October 2013 Darren Rowse 24

Got a HOT Post on Your Blog? Here’s What to Do To Find and Optimise It

Yesterday, I shared a post that analysed 5 posts I wrote in the first year of Digital Photography School, that went on to generate a lot of traffic for the site. Today, I want to build upon that post and share some tips on how to capitalise on such posts to help ...more
Blog Promotion
How I Increased Facebook Reach and Engagement by 200-300% This Week
25th of September 2013 Darren Rowse 55

How I Increased Facebook Reach and Engagement by 200-300% This Week

Note: This post has been updated with fresh examples including our most seen post ever. Over the last week I’ve been putting a renewed effort into working with Facebook after listening to a session by Amy Porterfield at our ProBlogger Training Event last week. While our Digital Photography School Facebook ...more
Social Media
DISCUSS: Which Social Network Sends Your Blog the Most Traffic?
24th of September 2013 Darren Rowse 116

DISCUSS: Which Social Network Sends Your Blog the Most Traffic?

At PBEVENT last week I was having lunch with a group of 5 bloggers from quite different niches and for a few minutes the conversation centred around the topic of which social media sites send us the most traffic. We went around the circle and shared the top sources of ...more
Reader Questions
6 Essential Twitter Tools to Find and Connect With Influencers
3rd of September 2013 Guest Blogger 36

6 Essential Twitter Tools to Find and Connect With Influencers

This is a guest contribution from Adam Connell, blogger at Bloggingwizard.com. In the following post you’re going to discover a wide range of powerful and useful tools that will help you find and connect with the influencers on Twitter. There have been a lot of great posts here on ProBlogger, a few of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Social Media: What’s it Good For?
26th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 38

Social Media: What’s it Good For?

Does social media drive sales? I’ve been asked this question quite a few times lately from business owners trying to get their head around how to use social media in their online marketing mix. Many of them tell me that they don’t see a direct return on investment from their ...more
Social Media
What is Your Posting Rhythm to Social Media?
6th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 33

What is Your Posting Rhythm to Social Media?

Last week I was on a panel discussing social media at a conference here in Australia and a question from the floor asked about how often is ideal to post to Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest? I was fascinated to hear the range of answers we gave as panelists and I ...more
Social Media
Google Hangouts: Turning Bloggers into Broadcasters
6th of June 2013 Guest Blogger 26

Google Hangouts: Turning Bloggers into Broadcasters

This is a guest contribution by Sarah Hill, the Chief Digital Storyteller for Veterans United Network. Blogging no longer has to be a text based conversation. Google+ has allowed bloggers to become broadcasters, adding a visual component to each blog post, and all you need to become a “Blogcaster” is a webcam, ...more
Blog Promotion
How I Turned a Guest Post into 3 Million Visitors and Over 150,000 Social Media Shares
5th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 44

How I Turned a Guest Post into 3 Million Visitors and Over 150,000 Social Media Shares

Yesterday, I shared a practical exercise for diving deeper into your blog’s analytics to discover how you can use the last month of blog action to plan for the future. Today, I’d like to show you an example of just how powerful this discipline can be when it comes to building traffic ...more
Blog Promotion