25 Reasons Why Google Hates Your Blog
28th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 82

25 Reasons Why Google Hates Your Blog

This guest post is by Belinda of The Copy Detective. Your blog is a good read. Everyone says so. Although “everyone” is really just people you already know. Like your Mum. So why isn’t your blog being found by other people? The millions and millions of people hungrily consuming blog ...more
Search Engine Optimization
10 Ways Multi-blog Authors Can Stay Creative and Generate Great Posts
26th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 22

10 Ways Multi-blog Authors Can Stay Creative and Generate Great Posts

This guest post is by Jo Gifford of Cherry Sorbet Creative. Keeping fresh and creative is key to keeping on top of the game when writing different blogs across various sectors, and for various clients. Working with efficient workflows, time management and organization all help to keep that valuable information ...more
Writing Content
Un-dull Your Blog Posts: Four Fiction Techniques to Try
25th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 25

Un-dull Your Blog Posts: Four Fiction Techniques to Try

This guest post is by Harry Bingham of Writers’ Workshop. Most blog posts are dull. They might be well-informed, offer interesting insights, teach useful things—but they can do all those things and still be dull. Although readers do come to blogs to learn, they are only ever two clicks away ...more
Writing Content
How to Write Irresistible Blog Intros
24th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 34

How to Write Irresistible Blog Intros

This guest post is by Andrea Wren from Butterflyist.com, Did you know that I like to have sex on roller coasters? Yes, there’s nothing that does it for me more than wondering if my partner will puke at the point of, um, no return. Okay I’m fibbing. I can’t even ...more
Writing Content
3 Lessons On Blogging from My Son… the Artist
19th of January 2012 Darren Rowse 33

3 Lessons On Blogging from My Son… the Artist

Our kitchen table is in a perpetual state of creativity.   Marker pens, sketch books, glue sticks, and paint sets are make their permanent home there because my five-year-old son (X) is a self-declared Artist. While there are some challenges with living with an Artist… (last night I almost broke my ...more
Writing Content
What Has Blog SEO Got to Do With How Your Readers Feel?
17th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 22

What Has Blog SEO Got to Do With How Your Readers Feel?

This guest post is by Dr. Mani of Internet infopreneur. My blogging has evolved. Since 2003, when I first started blogging, the style and nature of my writing has changed to match trends, experience, and personal growth. One thing however has remained constant. I write for my audience—and about things ...more
Search Engine Optimization
A New Linking Strategy: Out is the New In
16th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 93

A New Linking Strategy: Out is the New In

I’ve been thinking a lot about my linking strategy lately. Trying to get incoming backlinks, making sure I have good inner links… But one area that I think is too often overlooked is outbound links. Hello, it’s called the “web” When HTML was initially designed (and yes, I’m old enough ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
3 Traffic Generation Tactics from an Ordinary Human Being
16th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 58

3 Traffic Generation Tactics from an Ordinary Human Being

In two and a half years, David Cain of Raptitude.com has built a large and lively audience for his blog, which takes a “street-level look at the human experience.” He says the most important fuel for this growth was writing quality content. You already know about that, yeah? So in ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
What Motivates Readers to Share?
13th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 30

What Motivates Readers to Share?

This guest post is by Dan Zarrella of danzarrella.com. In my research into sharing, I realized I needed to develop a framework that would serve as a model for the decision-making process that takes place before someone spreads an idea. This framework describes the three criteria that must be met ...more
Social Media