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What Content Works Where? Smarter Traffic (and Revenue) Building Through Social Media
15th of January 2013 Darren Rowse 16

What Content Works Where? Smarter Traffic (and Revenue) Building Through Social Media

Every time we publish a post on social media here at ProBlogger, readers comment that social media takes so much time—how can they get smarter about it? Today I wanted to give you a quick way to get a better handle on your social media activities, in about five minutes, ...more
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How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]
3rd of January 2013 Guest Blogger 19

How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]

This guest post is by Brian Lippey of Guitar Shop TV. Every blogger wants to offer the best content to his or her audience. With Guitar Shop TV (GSTV), I set out to create an online community for passionate guitar fans and music lovers around the world.  My goal was ...more
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The 3 Step Guide to Creating Pinterest-friendly Graphics for Your Blog
19th of December 2012 Jade Craven 17

The 3 Step Guide to Creating Pinterest-friendly Graphics for Your Blog

It´s well established that Pinterest can be a strong driver of traffic. We´ve been having a lot of success at our Digital Photography School account and have seen other blogs, like Hair Romance, experiencing similar success. In my experience, most bloggers focus on curating boards to build their expertise and ...more
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15 Social Media Mistakes that are Strangling Your Success
16th of December 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 37

15 Social Media Mistakes that are Strangling Your Success

While it’s not new, I’m often surprised by the way bloggers use—and mis-use—social media. Each of us has our own blogging journey, and we use different tools in our own unique ways. Yet there are still quite a few very common errors that I continue to see bloggers making as ...more
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Stop Socializing! Auto-Share Social Media Updates and Get Back to Blogging
13th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 40

Stop Socializing! Auto-Share Social Media Updates and Get Back to Blogging

This guest post is by Fred Perrotta of Tortuga Backpacks. As a blogger, you should be spending at least 80% of your time creating killer content. The problem is that that leaves just 20% of your time to split between time-intensive (but important) activities like social networking, ad sales, new product creation, ...more
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How to Build a Dominant Google+ Presence
9th of November 2012 Guest Blogger 34

How to Build a Dominant Google+ Presence

This guest post is by Ryan Howard of Complete Web Resources. Google+ is the hottest game in town when it comes search engine placement gains—at least for the time being. We’ve run multiple tests and so have a few other agencies we know, almost with unanimous consent that preferring Google+ ...more
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Why People Share … and How You Can Get Them to Share Your Work
6th of November 2012 Guest Blogger 24

Why People Share … and How You Can Get Them to Share Your Work

This guest post is by Jonathan Goodman of www.viralnomics.com. It’s Friday night. You just pulled your new shirt over your head and sprayed on some cologne. One look in the mirror is enough to remind you how awesome you look. Time to roll out. The party doesn’t disappoint. 50 of your ...more
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14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video
2nd of November 2012 Guest Blogger 40

14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video

This guest post is by Jenny Dean of Floppycats. If you’re like me, you put a lot of time, effort, and thought into your YouTube videos.  Even if you don’t, since YouTube is the second most searched engine in the world (and owned by the #1—Google), there is good reason to ...more
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My Two-step Social Media Starter Plan
26th of October 2012 Guest Blogger 27

My Two-step Social Media Starter Plan

This guest post is by Eric Binnion of Art of Blog. You can’t deny the power of social media. But, if you’re anything like me, then you also realize that effectively running social media accounts can take up tons of your time. That is, if you let it. I’d like ...more
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