Charles Darwin’s 12 Rules of Blogging Survival
30th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 65

Charles Darwin’s 12 Rules of Blogging Survival

This guest post is by Tom Treanor of the Business Blogging Telesummit. Blog readers have a myriad of reading options for almost every topic you can think of. In fact, within your niche, potential customers may be enjoying blog posts written by your competitors while they ignore your blog like ...more
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Questions My Dad Would Ask Before You Started that Ebook
18th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 25

Questions My Dad Would Ask Before You Started that Ebook

This guest post is by Barb Sawyers of Sticky Communication. The pitches go like this: turn your archived content into an ebook that will rake in bucks while you sleep. Invest a weekend, maybe a few weeks, and you’ll have a book that will establish you as a thought leader ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Why Submit Your Best Posts as Guest Posts?
14th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 26

Why Submit Your Best Posts as Guest Posts?

This guest post is by Aman Basanti of ageofmarketing.com. If you have been in the blogging game for any number of months, you already know about the power of guest blogging in generating traffic and exposure to your blog. Yet there are new bloggers out there who hear about the ...more
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11 Ways to Increase Your Chances of Being Linked to By a Blogger
3rd of April 2009 Darren Rowse 131

11 Ways to Increase Your Chances of Being Linked to By a Blogger

Today I received what seemed like a fairly generic email from the website Dummies.com. I won’t republish the email (I’m not into that) but it was a fairly generic ‘could you link to our website’ type email asking for a link because they’ve redesigned their site. It even included a ...more
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4 Pretty Pictures to Illustrate Impact of Email Newsletters on Traffic (and Social Bookmarking)
21st of March 2009 Darren Rowse 47

4 Pretty Pictures to Illustrate Impact of Email Newsletters on Traffic (and Social Bookmarking)

Today I was reading a post on CopyBlogger by Dean Rieck on the importance of using email to grow a blog and it struck me how many bloggers still don’t fully understand the power of email as a way to grow their blogs. I’m not going to rehash all of ...more
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Five Marketing Mistakes to Avoid
8th of March 2009 Darren Rowse 53

Five Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

With so many blogs revolving around the theme of “make money online”, John Robinson of JWRmedia focuses on ways you can improve your blog through branding, marketing and optimization which will allow you to establish a name for yourself and gain Internet success. Why are there so many unsuccessful websites ...more
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How to Expand Your Blog Audience when Traffic Plateaus
6th of March 2009 Darren Rowse 41

How to Expand Your Blog Audience when Traffic Plateaus

This post belongs to a series on how to grow your blog once it gets past launch phase. Many bloggers that I chat with tell me that their blogs hit plateaus in terms of traffic after around 6 months of blogging. They launch with enthusiasm, great content, significant time invested ...more
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Blog Carnivals Are Great, Hosting Them is Better
3rd of March 2009 Darren Rowse 33

Blog Carnivals Are Great, Hosting Them is Better

The Writer blogs about money and writing at The Writer’s Coin. His goal is to become the Michael Lewis of the personal-finance world—always writing something interesting and entertaining. That’s his goal, anyway. Image by meagen You can’t read a post or a blog about “being a better blogger” without some ...more
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How to Grow Your Blog to the Next Level With SEO
27th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 60

How to Grow Your Blog to the Next Level With SEO

In this series we’re looking at 9 things that bloggers need to work on once their blog moves out of ‘launch phase’ and into maturity. Today I want to focus upon the topic of SEO (Search Engine Optimization). While SEO is something that is well worth while focusing upon right ...more
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