Reading Roundup: What's new in blogging this week / ProBlogger.net
11th of June 2016 Stacey Roberts 1

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

Every time I sit down to write these, I’m always concerned at how fast it’s flown to Saturday again. So here we are, another week of 2016 down. Did you set out what you intended to achieve? Where do you look relative to the start of the year? Are you ...more
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10th of June 2016 Guest Blogger 6

Image Tools You Can Use to Help Your Blog Look its Best

This is a guest contribution from blogger Rosemary Richings. You’ve probably heard the cliché saying: “content is king.” Although it’s true, your content also needs at least one photo to attract readers, and be successful, from an SEO perspective. Blog posts that feature high-quality, relevant photos get 94% more views. If ...more
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Why every blog needs a great profile picture - and how to get one! on ProBlogger.net
9th of June 2016 Guest Blogger 3

Why a Great Profile Picture is a Blogger’s Most Powerful Tool – And How to Get One

This is a guest contribution from Kathy Wilson of Elite Reputations. For most bloggers starting out, one of the very first tasks in stepping into the online arena is to upload a photo of themselves. For some, putting a profile picture online is a way of creating an authentic connection with their readers. ...more
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8th of June 2016 Guest Blogger 3

6 Tips for Effective Long Form Blogging on LinkedIn

This is a guest contribution from writer Sarah Blanchard. LinkedIn is a social media network that, like Facebook, gives users a personal and business profile to highlight their accomplishments, and connect professionals across various industries. Unlike Facebook, however, LinkedIn also has additional features which allow for long form content which ...more
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7th of June 2016 Guest Blogger 3

Interviewing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them on Your Blog

This is a contributed post from our ProBlogger Subject Matter Expert Rachel Corbett. Interviews can be a great source of content for your blog or podcast…provided they go well.  If they don’t, they can have you rocking back and forth in the foetal position promising never to speak to another ...more
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6th of June 2016 Laney Galligan 11

The 4 Rs That Show a Brand Your Blog is Influential

One way to monetise your blog is through working with brand partners. This could be  anything from sponsored content and affiliate promotions through to ongoing ambassadorships or sponsorships. In any case, there are a number of factors I consider when it comes to determining if a blogger is “influential” and ...more
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4th of June 2016 Stacey Roberts 4

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

So much to discuss this week, but I’ve put Seth’s post first because I really think he’s hit the nail on the head: with promotion of our blogs getting harder to do on social media thanks to algorithms and whatnot, why not go to the source? Let’s read more blogs ...more
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12 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Right Now: confused about the platform and who's doing it right so you can get some tips? I've rounded a few notable Snappers up for you on ProBlogger.net
3rd of June 2016 Stacey Roberts 22

12 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Right Now

You’ve heard it everywhere – Snapchat is making a comeback and if you’re not on it, you’re missing the boat. I’ve covered over the last few months in the Reading Roundups, and the vibe I’ve been getting is that it’s confusing, it’s for the younger set, it’s not worth it ...more
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How to effectively drive more Facebook traffic to your blog.
2nd of June 2016 Guest Blogger 10

How to Effectively Drive More Facebook Traffic to Your Blog

This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton. Facebook is an incredibly powerful tool for bloggers. However, if you were to poll 100 bloggers in different niches, you’d likely discover that well over half of them aren’t maximizing the potential of the world’s largest social networking site. Would you count ...more
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