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So we know how to start a blog post, write a great headline, and hook the reader in, but what happens next? 8 Effective Ways to End a Blog Post: on ProBlogger.net
27th of October 2015 Darren Rowse 3

8 Effective Ways to End a Blog Post

Bloggers talk a lot about how to start a blog post – how to craft the perfect title, how to hook the reader in from the first sentence – but equally important is how you end it. How you leave the reader at the end of your post can have a ...more
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3 Writing Superpowers Every Blogger Needs - on ProBlogger.net
12th of October 2015 Guest Blogger 16

3 Writing Superpowers Every Blogger Needs

This is a guest contribution from Al Tait. Confession: I wrote this post twice. I believe in the power of storytelling and I think it’s at the heart of what makes great bloggers successful. So I wanted to write about that. The first time, I concentrated on the structure of ...more
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10 Ideas for Finding Blogging Inspiration
17th of September 2015 Guest Blogger 18

10 Ideas for Finding Blogging Inspiration

This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton. No matter what famous authors tell you, writer’s block is a real thing, and it’s not easy to overcome. If you’ve spent much time in the content creation world, you’ve probably done your fair share of staring at a blank word document, ...more
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How She Does it: Blogger Pip Lincolne Talks Finding Time to Write Books
14th of September 2015 Stacey Roberts 12

How She Does it: Blogger Pip Lincolne Talks Finding Time to Write Books

As Darren said a little while ago, everybody has a book in them, but it’s probably more accurate to say every blogger has at least 10 ideas for eBooks inside them. If you’re a writer, you’ve got a lot to say. You might want to write eBooks, print books, memoirs, autobiographies ...more
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How to Create Great Content For Your Blog – Q&A, Part 1
5th of September 2015 Darren Rowse 9

How to Create Great Content For Your Blog – Q&A, Part 1

Today’s episode of the ProBlogger podcast is a melting pot of your inquiries – really diverse topics, such as: Should I share personal posts on my business blog? How often should I be posting on my blog? How do you develop compelling content? What days of week/time of day are ...more
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10 Ways To Stay Productive as a Work-at-Home Blogger
27th of August 2015 Guest Blogger 29

10 Ways To Stay Productive as a Work-at-Home Blogger

This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton. Working from home sounds like a pretty cushy job. You can wear whatever you like, eat as often as you want, text your friends, run errands, and be at home with your family, all while being employed. However, that list of things ...more
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3 Places Your Best Ideas Are Hiding In Your First Drafts
4th of May 2015 Darren Rowse 17

3 Places Your Best Ideas Are Hiding In Your First Drafts

Many bloggers write drafts and then ‘edit’ their writing – but ‘revising’ is a little different and is definitely a good exercise. Today I came across a great short video by Beth Dunn from Hubspot that was recorded earlier in the year at the Inbound conference. In the video Beth ...more
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ProBlogger FAQ - How often should I post Darren gives his answer : problogger.net
21st of April 2015 Darren Rowse 47

ProBlogger FAQ: How Often Should I Post?

Post frequency is a topic that comes up often among bloggers. It doesn’t matter if you’ve just started or you’ve been posting for years – people change, algorithms change, and even your motivations for blogging change. No-one is immune from wondering if their schedule is working, or if tweaks can ...more
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13th of March 2015 Guest Blogger 21

How to Create Awesome Content From Your Next Event Experience

This is a guest contribution from trade show expert Peter Symonds.  Over the last few years, content marketing has grown from a marketing tactic used to generate publicity and inform customers, into an essential strategy for promoting any startup, SME or large company online. The basics of content marketing are ...more
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