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Six Simple Public Relations Efforts that Take Less than 10 Minutes

Spin Sucks

Comment on Blog Posts. Due to Twitter, Google Plus, and myriad of other social platforms, the older sentiment of commenting on blog posts has fallen to the wayside, which is unfortunate for bloggers, but great for those who make thoughtful comments and want to get noticed by authors and others reading posts through to the end. Be sure to do better than “Great blog post!”

Blog Business Models 4: Affiliate Marketing

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Anshul Dayal of  Nichsense Niche Marketing. This is the fourth post in our series on Blog Business Models. Many entrepreneurs who own successful online businesses have followed similar paths through the world of blogging, internet, and affiliate marketing. So what led me to blogging and the world of internet marketing? The key.

Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Written by Glen, this post has 175 Comments As many of you will know, I love Wordpress. I use it on most of my affiliate sites which make me thousands of dollars per month and I also use it on my blogs, such as this one. I’m certainly not alone when it comes to utilising this CMS though — tens of millions of sites online are powered by the software. You never know, that big blog might just send their 5-figure audience your way.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Blogging. Content Development/Marketing. Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Marketing. Affiliate Marketing.

Blog Smarter: 5 WordPress Plugins to Help You Make Money From Your Blog

ProBlogger

Why do we blog? have a blog like that; it’s simply a sounding board for me to jabber on about a particular hobby of mine which none of my friends take part in. But the main reason for blogging, I think, is to make some money out of it. Let’s face it, we all enjoy blogging and we all enjoy making money, so why not combine the two? Ad Rotator. Kontera.

11 Tools For Creating a Money Making Blog

Kikolani

Do you have an existing blog that you would like to monetize, or would you like to start blogging and making money at the same time? Blogging is an excellent way to share your thoughts, experiences, and expertise with a wide audience. What you might not possess is knowledge of the tools that you can use for turning your blog into a money maker. Outbrain. CrazyEgg.

How to Make Money Online Through Blogging and Writing

Kikolani

If you are a blogger trying to make money online and the recommended powerful ways to make money with advertising, affiliate marketing, and creating products is not working out for you, then you need to focus on doing something you’re already probably good at – creating content. Writing is my number one source of income that has been a result of my blogging activities. Guest blogging isn’t just about getting exposure – there are plenty of sites that will pay you to contribute an article to their site. Find Blogging and Freelance Writing Jobs.

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Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. So without further ado, here are the fearless females in blogging, organized alphabetically by first name (as a few in the list go by pen name or don’t publicize their last name). Her blog, PR 2.0 Little List Analysis.

44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

would have to say that it was the fastest and hardest I’ve typed within one hour, but it was a great experience where I got to really learn a lot about what blogging questions people have today. Social Media Examiner’s Live Blogging Q&A. Question: I have a wordpress blog and am considering hosting it myself so that the site name looks more professional.

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

This is an important blog post, because it makes a prediction. prediction about the future of blogging; a platform actively used by over 181 million people (Nielsen data for October 2011). Why the successful ‘make money online’ blogs of the past have now faded into obscurity. What Steve Kamb did to build a six-figure blog in the overly saturated health niche.

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How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

More specifically, I’ve feared that I would run out of blog post ideas. You can find blogs that will give you a few link building tips each week and then I go ahead and write 15 in one post. You will find blogs with tips here and there on Wordpress SEO , and I go and write what I think is the only guide you’ll ever need. Thanks Home What the F ? That post.

Why a Powerful Brand Image Is Crucial for Successful Blogging (And 6 Ways You Can Build One)

ProBlogger

Powerful Brand Image Is Crucial for Successful Blogging. Successful blogging is a lot like mentoring. Ideally, your blog readers should look up to you for advice and direction. Why would someone purchase your coaching program or your “Epic Guide to Freelancing” or “30 Day Affiliate Marketing Course” when a million other people are selling similar products?

Measure Twice, Cut Your Blog Once

The Social Media Hat

Blogging Measure Twice, Cut Your Blog Once. Whether we're talking about carpentry or blogging, time is money. Blog Evolution. Over the years, my blog has evolved, as has yours no doubt. Like anything else, Blogging is a skill which improves over time with practices and exposure to other excellent bloggers. Cleaning Up The Blog House. Imagery. Links.

25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better

Writtent Blog

If you truly want to become a successful blogger, you need to nail the marketing part, and not just the content. Go through these 25+ resources that teach you how to market your blog better and the next thing you know you’ll be commanding a six-figure monthly audience. 1. The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience. Learn to Blog. Blogging Tips.

PB150: How I Make Money Blogging – My Profit Streams Revealed

ProBlogger

Profit Streams Revealed: How I Make Money Blogging. Today, I’m going to go through exactly how I make money blogging. I’m going to talk you through the income streams that I use to monetize my blogs and build an income for my family. Today’s podcast is based off of this article on ProBlogger, “ My Blogging Income Breakdown for the First Half of 2016 ”. Sponsorships  .

Blog Smarter: Turn Your Blogging Skills into Successful Affiliate Promotions

ProBlogger

Like most bloggers, you probably want to make some money from your blog. Chances are good you’ve tried things like writing product reviews or putting banners or links to affiliate products into your sidebar. But while many bloggers have mastered the “Art of Blogging” (or at least the basic principles) successfully, earning money from your blog doesn’t seem to be that easy. So what could be better for you than to use your blogging experiences and skills to improve the results of your affiliate promotions? So, again, be picky.

9 Ways to Better Protect Your Blog

ProBlogger

Warren Wooden is the owner and CEO of PLR Internet Marketing. When I think of the amount of time that I’ve invested into my blog and its resources I’m absolutely staggered by the thought of losing any part of it. So I’ve taken certain steps to protect myself, as well as my blog. For more information, see Are you protecting your blog’s most valuable asset? Eset Nod32.

37 of My Favourite Blogs, Books and Products

Viper Chill

I’m surprised it has taken me over a year to put together a post like this, since I love reading them on other blogs. Everything here is a genuine recommendation, meaning that I actually read all of the blogs, have read all of the books, and use all of the products. 18 Blogs. used to be a huge fan of his old blog, Pronet Advertising, and now follow Quicksprout.

The Secret to Growing Your Blog Twice as Fast With Half the Effort

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » The Secret to Growing Your Blog Twice as Fast With Half the Effort The Secret to Growing Your Blog Twice as Fast With Half the Effort Written by Glen, this post has 78 Comments Any blogging advice besides telling someone to choose a niche they love, write engaging content, network in your niche and stay consistent, is secondary.

Understanding Blogging Arbitrage

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Kevin Muldoon of WordPress Mods. Sadly that meant letting two regular writers of my blog go (for the time being) until I can reassess where income can be improved. enjoy writing so I don’t mind taking on extra writing responsibilities for my blog, though it did make me analyze my own duties more. affiliate commissions, blogging, flipping websites and domains, etc.), If you are a blog owner and spend a lot of time writing articles for your own blog, there is a more suitable question to ask: “How much is my time worth as a blogger?&#

How I Quit My Job for Blogging

ProBlogger

Blogging is no more a mere hobby; it has become a full-time profession for many bloggers, including myself. This is how my blog was born. It began to become a routine that I stored all my new learning from the few web-based projects that I used to do on to the blog as a reference. This is when I thought, “Why not transform the blog into a webmaster community?&#. Within a period of six months of an organized blogging approach, my traffic ranks were soaring. This was the power of the SEO-friendly advantage the WordPress system. Blogging for Dollar

How to Make Money With Blogs & Blogging

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Income » $0-$5,000 Per Month: How to Make Money with Blogs $0-$5,000 Per Month: How to Make Money with Blogs Written by Glen, this post has 115 Comments Note from Glen : At your request, I’ve added a Print option to the bottom of all posts. suspect a lot of blog owners can’t even cover their hosting costs. Home What the F ?

6 Tools That Help Bloggers Manage and Monitor Their Online Reputation

Kikolani

As Google says: “Your online identity is determined not only by what you post, but also by what others post about you – whether it is a mention in a blog post, a photo tag or a reply to a public status update.” It’s a social media search engine that searches blogs, comments, bookmarks, events, news, videos and micro-blogging services. Blogging

2013 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals for Internet Marketers

Kikolani

If you’ve had your eye on a particular course, ebook, service, web host, WordPress plugin, or WordPress theme, now is the time to buy as the savings are HUGE! The following are the best sales for products I highly recommend for Internet marketers and bloggers! One, I am an affiliate for most of the products mentioned. Blog Post Promotion: The Ultimate Course.

How to Blog Reactively … and Why You Should

ProBlogger

The word “proactive” is tossed around a lot these days, and you could easily be forgiven for thinking that being proactive is pretty much the only way to blog or do anything else. Certainly in your blogging life there are times when being proactive is important; but it’s not always the answer! The problem is that to be proactive in this way, sometimes you have to write blog posts at times when you don’t feel all that inspired; this can result in posts that are less than perfect, which is never a good thing. How to blog reactively-proactively. Here’s how.

The Ultimate Guide to Keyword Research

Viper Chill

It is this keyword research that has allowed me to get 981,000 unique organic search visitors to a 3 month old website, grow blogs faster than I ever thought was possible and – more than anything – allowed me to be free from a boss and the 9-5 grind. I say this because I want you to understand how important keyword research actually is. Market Samurai Desktop Software.

Blog Design For ROI Rule #7: Blend Ads With Content & Encourage Comments

ProBlogger

” The takeaway for bloggers is that advertorials for blogs need to look like blog posts, or at least inhouse content. And what better place on a blog for an advertorial than where people are most likely to read it—after another post? For example, a while ago I saw a blog offering a monthly cash prize for its most prolific and best commenters. Advertorials.

How I Use BuySellAds to Monitor Blog Traffic and Goals

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Kevin Muldoon of WordPress Mods. One of the biggest mistakes new bloggers and webmasters make is to check traffic stats and affiliate reports too often—often enough for it to stop them doing real work on their projects. It’s very important to check your blog’s progress, particularly within the first year or two of its life. What to track.

From $0 to $1000 on a Blogspot Blog

ProBlogger

As it turned out, it wasn’t a scam, just misleading advertising … and thus began my blog on penny auctions , which are a class of entertainment auctions. found the idea exciting enough to blog about. I was just getting interested in multi-player game theory and thought that auctions are a nice field to study. Like so many others, all I previously had was a blog for my random musings but nothing serious. I had a very elementary knowledge of SEO which I gained working as a freelance writer. As a writer, the only promotional tool I did know about was article marketing.

Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

discovered many of them tend to quit, lose hope, or even become less dedicated to their blogs when it seems they are not seeing any result for a period of time. In blogging, however, we all know that there is nothing like overnight success and you will only get what you put into it. You will notice that all these blogs did not just start yesterday or even last year. Clearly!

7 Ways I Make Money Online

Kikolani

How can I make money through blogging? Without any further ado, here are some of my top earners since I started blogging in 2008 through today. My top earners include my Dofollow Blog Directory , a simple site about Malshis , and some various HubPages articles I have written over the past year. Why don’t I use Adsense on Kikolani? I did, up until last year’s Blog World where Scott Stratten made a very valid point that if you are putting Adsense on your blog, you are essentially giving people a reason to leave for just a few cents per click.

Writing Around the Web – Social Media SEO, Google Analytics, and Social Proof

Kikolani

Writing Around the Web is a monthly series highlighting guest posts I’ve written on blogging, business, SEO, social media, and other topics! This month’s featured piece just went live today and is part of the 2011 Bad-Ass SEO Blogging Contest. What’s at stake in this blogging contest? Tweet, Like, and vote on Blog Engage using the buttons below! Tweet.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup on 11-11-11

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. Habits of Highly Effective Bloggers – If you want to market your blog or business effectively by blogging there are a lot of balls to keep in the air. The Resources Mashup.

The Post Your Fellow Bloggers Don’t Want You to Read

Viper Chill

What’s even more surprising is that I didn’t write a blog post for weeks. guess my Cloud Blogging strategy has merit *wink*. Today I’m going to reveal exactly what I’ve discovered about making money with blogs over the last four years. When I started my first blog ViperChill four years ago, it was a total failure in the normal blogging sense.

Why I’ll Keep Growing My Private Link Network After Google’s “Crackdown”

Viper Chill

In the last 72 hours the SEO world has gone crazy about the news that PBN’s (Private Blog Networks) are being hit by Google. started writing this blog post before hearing anything from Rand. Is running a Private Blog Network suddenly a sign that you’re a Blackhat SEO now? To be clear, I’ve never actually thought of my network as Private Blog Network.

7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

A few weeks ago I asked on the ViperChill Facebook page whether people would be interested in a blog post on how I’ve developed various web software and plugins. In short, after developing tons of free tools and plugins over the last two years, I’m finally going to be releasing my first premium WordPress plugin. Gotta love those marketing cliches…game changer.

Why Bloggers Should Pay Attention to the New Affiliate Tax Laws

ProBlogger

The Business Insider recently reported that ten thousand affiliates were recently dropped from Amazon’s Affiliate Program with little warning. They were instantly cut from Amazon’s affiliate program due to a new affiliate tax law. All about the affiliate tax law. Big companies like Wal-Mart who are taxed see this as an unfair advantage and are paying lobbyists to push what is now called the “Amazon tax” or the “affiliate nexus tax.”. Affiliate marketers are one of the groups of people viewed as a connection. Blogging for Dollars

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & HDR Skies

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. The Ultimate Guide to Guest Blogging – In this article we are going to look at exactly how you can get guest blogging opportunities and make the most out of them. Freelancing.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Ugg Boots & Upcoming Vacation Time

Kikolani

Blogging / Writing. keys to blogging success – ask yourself these questions to find out if you have a passion for blogging. Karl Staib talks about finding your blogging superpowers – this interview on Blogcast FM covers how to maintain focus, how desire keeps you from your goals, one simple tactic to increase engagement, and more. WordPress.

Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, some tidbits on Affiliate Summit West, and a free ticket to Social Media Marketing Las Vegas on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. Great education for bloggers – a review of the Blogging Success Summit, the fully online conference put on by Social Media Examiner and Blog World Expo.