Give Energy to Your Blog Post Titles
MAY 12, 2011
Good bloggers write all of their post titles with high energy rates because they want their readers to engage with their content. Here are some good tips to give energy to your blog post titles. This relates back to making your blog post title “status update worthy. Blog marketing energy ratesboring) to potential readers. Relate to Your Readers.
20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog
MAY 10, 2011
The core of social media marketing efforts should be the corporate blog. Through a blog, marketers become publishers, providing their audience with relevant and valuable content. Corporate blogs can operate in a similar fashion, except that the sole sponsor or advertiser is the company itself. Feature a newsletter signup box prominently near the upper-right corner of your blog.
The Next New Thing: Tapping into Quantum Energy to Support Your Business Goals
Bare Feet Studios
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Before I launch into a discussion of just what the heck is “The Next New Thing: Tapping into Quantum Energy to Support Your Business Goals” I want to set the framework for my life’s experience. The entities that talked to me blew my mind by pointing out discrepancies in both my energy and my logic. Now we have the term: early adopter! Twiggy was my role model.
Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy
JUNE 10, 2011
Commenting on other blogs is an integrated part of blogging, and it’s vital. You need people for successful blogging and blog commenting is one of the coolest ways to build loyal relationships. This post is based on Joe’s guest post here at ProBlogger, where he wisely gave a strategy for commenting on other blogs. want to add more to it, to make the strategy energy- and time-efficient. Effective blog commenting. Commenting on other blogs can be overwhelming if you try to combine it with your regular blogging activities.
Is it Shortsighted Not to Host Your Own Blog?
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Alison Kenney asked this question yesterday in a Facebook group I belong to: “When it comes to your own website, do you think a blog is a must?” ” You’re reading this blog on a business website, so you already know what my answer is. Why do people ask whether or not you should host your own blog? Managing your own blog takes time. are not.
Get More Comments: Use Energy to Spark Reader Response
MARCH 21, 2012
This guest post is by Jon Morrow of Boost Blog Traffic. You have to give them the energy necessary to respond. Energy. If you read posts that get hundreds of comments, the conclusions are so passionate, so full of energy that you can’t help feeling a little bit charged up after reading it. Through the magic of the written word, the writer transfers their energy to you, and it lifts you up and gives you the power to take action. Same thing with blogging. Cultivate positive energy. Use that energy to inspire people. blogging.
The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.
JUNE 21, 2012
I’ve been blogging for about 5 years now and as I look back over those years, I’m amazed at how much I have learned. The biggest change that I observed came when the traffic wasn’t coming and my blog wasn’t growing. I was frustrated. I had put a ton of time and energy into my blog, but it wasn’t going anywhere. My blog became about me.
How to Choose a Format When Writing Your Next Blog Post
MARCH 28, 2016
When writing a blog, multimedia is going to keep your readers engaged. This guide will help you figure out whether to choose a video, interview, slideshow, infographic, or traditional article for your next blog post. Take your outreach strategy into account to help you decide which format to use next in your blog. One example is a new blog. What Do Your Readers.
Analyze Your Visits to My Blog
NOVEMBER 14, 2013
Thank you for reading my blog. suppose I should be blogging more frequently and sharing posts to enable more people to click links and visit. But I’ve lost that energy lately. That is a telling statistic compared to my blogging frequency of the past. If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. Many returned.
How To Write Blog Titles That Catch Social Media Attention
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 28, 2012
A business blog doesn’t have to be boring, in fact, it shouldn’t be. To gain readers, you need content that satisfies their need, and the only way to catch their attention is by writing a great blog title. From experience, there are two ways to write blog titles, the hard way and easy way. As an example, if you sell vacuum cleaners, you may be tempted to write a title such as “Five Energy Efficient Vacuum Cleaners” The title sounds good, and it is answering a need, however, it is not necessarily going to hook into a readers emotions.
How To Build A Successful Business Blog (a Getting Started Guide)
MAY 11, 2015
That’s where blogging comes in. Building a successful business blog can give your business the edge it needs. Whether you’re looking to start a blog from scratch or reinvent your current blog, this post will walk you through the setup of a successful (and profitable) business blog. Because they’re the exact steps I took to set up my award winning blog!
Become a Playful Blogger and Inject Some Energy into Your Blogging
AUGUST 24, 2010
Is your blogging getting a little dry? One of the things that I’ve learned over the years is that the more I ‘play’ and experiment with my blog the more I learn that helps me to make my blog better. Experimentation helps you not only learn what works in the blogging medium – but also what works with your audience. Notes. How have you experimented?
8 Deep Questions to Define Your Blogging Strategy
JANUARY 17, 2014
The majority of blogs aren’t a success. Anyone can launch and maintain a legendary business blog, provided they have sufficient dedication and direction. You’ve got to have a firm grasp on the rules of grammar, know the basics of SEO, and understand a little bit about blogging metrics. Blogging goals are like a roadmap. Blogging Content Creation Content Marketing
Department of Energy Expands Online, But…
JULY 20, 2010
Department of Energy launched Facebook and Twitter pages yesterday, outlined in an introductory blog post as well. Of note from that post: We’re introducing the Energy Blog at a critical moment for the Department. Does that mean I will have a future ability to add a comment on a blog post? Does that mean I can tweet @Energy and get a personalized reply?
On Pink High Heels, Holi and International Women’s Day
MARCH 8, 2012
Electric energy. But outside of the fact that my husband is a wonderful person, he’s one of those men who doesn’t get frightened by this electric energy. But it’s high time everyone started accepting – men and women alike – that the “terrible,” electric energy of women is pretty terrific when it’s allowed to come through in full force.
10 Free Blogging eBooks That Should Be Paid
JUNE 6, 2012
In fact, there are many that give us good tips, advice and knowledge about blogging. Whether it is as a business or a personal project, you can improve your blog using these ten ebooks about blogging that are free, but shouldn’t be. 1. Farnoosh is the creator of blog Prolific Living. Guest Blogging eBook. Blog Mastermind. This ebook by Blog Oh!
10 Distractions That Sabotage Your Blogging Success
MARCH 16, 2016
You can hardly give your blog the time and attention it deserves. 10 distractions that sabotage your blogging success and how you can overcome each one of them: 1. That’s what makes this even more dangerous to your blogging productivity. If you’re like most people, blogging doesn’t pay your bills – your job or business does. Buzzing Brain.
5 Blogging Strategies I’m Betting on This Year
MARCH 20, 2016
If you aren’t already blogging, 2016 is the year to start. Blogging means improved visibility, more traffic, and more natural links. Keep in mind that 57% of companies that maintain an active presence on their blog have acquired a customer through blogging , and businesses that blog generate 127% more leads than businesses that don’t blog – those benefits are pretty impressive.
The Full Blog Monetization Menu – 60+ Ways to Make Money With Your Blog
APRIL 23, 2015
You think about it all the time – how great it would be to make money from your blog. Making money from your blog is not something that happens by accident. Once you understand all of the possible ways to monetize your blog, it’s much easier to devise the right plan. Succeeding at Monetizing Your Blog. Use it as a guideline for your blog monetization plans.
How to Make Your WordPress Blog Mobile Friendly
MARCH 25, 2011
This is part of the Blogging for Grasshoppers series. If you talk to Howie Goldfarb anywhere – Twitter, here on his guest posts, or over at his own blog, you’ll know that he’s fixated on one thing. Howie really really really believes in blogs being mobile friendly. WPTouch will automatically populate the name of your blog, the footer message, and so on.
Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately
AUGUST 20, 2015
Such a surge of energy and hustle! For now though, let’s check out blog news: Three Reasons Why You Should Take Snapchat Seriously // Hootsuite. I’m the first to admit I let Snapchat fall by the wayside years ago. And will blogs be next? know Facebook is the number-one referrer for a lot of blogs – what lessons can we learn from it? Blog News General
12 Simple Tactics to Boost Your SEO and Increase Your Influence Through Guest Blogging
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
If your content marketing efforts include guest blogging or submitting e-zine articles, taking a few minutes to synchronize your effort with 12 basic SEO tactics can boost visibility and do powerful things for growing your influence. 1. Learn more about using SEO tactics for blogs here. 2. Look for Blogs That Share Their Content With Author Handles in the Tweets. Write Well.
Ask Yourself: How Do Readers See Your Blog?
JULY 16, 2015
It’s time for day 17 in our 31 Days to Build a Better Blog challenge. Here’s a frightening reality – within just a few seconds of arriving on the blog that you pour hours and hours of time and energy into, a new reader will make snap judgements about what your blog is about and if it is worth their time to spend time on it. appeared first on @ProBlogger.
Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers
NOVEMBER 29, 2010
have included many well known female influences as well as some that are just starting out but have a very promising future in the blogging world that I have come across online, found in other lists, connected with in forums like the Third Tribe and the BlogcastFM Green Room , or met at events such as Blog World Expo and Social Media AZ. Her blog, PR 2.0 Little List Analysis.
“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook
AUGUST 22, 2011
Home Buy Art Here Stormhoek Winer(y) Hughs Book Daily Cartoon Email About Contact/Connect Home Hugh MacLeod Cartoons drawn on the back of business cards August 19, 2011 (3 days ago) “Reclaim Blogging : Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook. Keeping up a decent blog that people actually want to take the time to read, that’s much harder. Much faster than on my blog.
Can You REALLY Make Money Blogging? [7 Things I Know About Making Money from Blogging]
NOVEMBER 27, 2012
Every now and again I am pulled aside at a conference or am emailed and/or tweeted by someone wanting to get the “real” scoop on whether it is possible to make money blogging. Is it really possible to make a living from blogging? Is it just a small number of people making money from blogging? Things I know about making money from blogging. 1. Tsh Oxenreider.
The Button Wars, Coming To A Blog Near You
Josh S Peters
JUNE 2, 2011
There is a war on the horizon comprised of battles for your clicks and it will be played out thousands of times a day on blogs across the world. If this thing keeps escalating I might have to move to Canada and sit this one out while overzealous bloggers fill their blogs with so many things to click and calls to action that the actual content gets drowned out. What’s next?
Power of One Live Blog – #p1event
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
e.g. turning roads into solar panels to solve energy problems. technology battersea power station blog charles arthur jason calacanis speakers technology industryI’m at the Battersea Power Station today at Power of One – a conference focused on how the individual can achieve in the technology industry. Hit F5! Jason Calacanis. We live in fascinating times.
The Bamboo Project Blog
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
The Bamboo Project Blog. You can: Take a picture (or several) and upload them to Flickr or to your blog. Write about your hometown in your blog. goals, paradoxically making them the most time- and energy-consuming. They are: For the most comments on a wide range of blogs (not just the â??topâ?? thought about this while reading Brad Neubergs little gem of a blog post on Creating a Personal Research Agenda. Next. » Wondering What This Blog is All About? SUBSCRIBE TO THIS BLOG. Blogging. Blogging for Learning. Web 2.0
Blogging Metrics: How to Find and Apply Actionable Intelligence
JULY 23, 2013
Do blogging metrics really matter? As Jay Baer points out , “without a statistical measure of your blogging process, adding content…can be an incredibly lonely proposition.” Why Do I Need Blogging Metrics? Companies which use blogging metrics and analytics are, on average, 5-6% more profitable than their competitors. Which Blogging Metrics Should I Track?
Hacking the 80/20 Rule to Turbocharge Your Blogging Results
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Hacking the 80/20 Rule to Turbocharge Your Blogging Results. In this article we will dive deep into what the 80/20 Principle is not, what it is, and how you can use it to turbocharge your results on your blog – from the time you put in to the output you get. You can focus your energy where you are best and receive disproportionate results. What is the 80/20 Rule? Genera
5 Reasons Batching Your Blog Content Can Improve Your Productivity
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Do you ever find you’re always rushing to compose a blog post? Or maybe you meant to write a blog post, but life happened and you forgot? What if you could relieve the pressure of constant blogging and have content ready-to-go on a weekly basis? In this article, you’ll learn why you should batch your blog content to do just that. Reasons to batch your blog content. 1.
Thinking of Rebranding Your Blog? Read This.
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
No doubt it’s a scary leap to rebrand a blog – would people still read? And you make the switch – your blog (and your online identity) is something new. She took a blog she had lovingly nurtured for six years from online journal to a much larger online place of community and inspiration, and gave it a complete overhaul. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.
6 Steps to Make Your Nonprofit’s Blog a Must-Read Web Destination
APRIL 26, 2015
Often, when operating on shoestring budgets to make a dent in large-scale, intractable problems like poverty or human rights, writing up a few hundred words for a blog post can seem like the least important of the myriad to-dos. For your supporters, your organization’s blog is a window into your world. The first step is to determine what you want your blog to do.
2014 Reboot: Finally Finding Time to Blog
DECEMBER 31, 2013
We are mining ProBlogger content this week for super-useful information to kick-start your blogging year with gusto. This post “7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog” first appeared in April 2013. Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog. I’m someone who periodically struggles with the challenges of being productive in limited timeframes.
Making The Impossible Possible: How I Created A Full Time Blogging Income With No Qualifications
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
It was a dark day in November 2012 when I first began to blog. It can sap your energy, your personality, your identity. My foray into blogging began like most peoples does. Most importantly it was an outlet for the turmoil and confusion of young parenthood. I set myself up with a free WordPress blog and proceeded to spend any spare time, jotting down my thoughts.
7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog
APRIL 24, 2013
Around 50 replies came back and a couple of themes emerged – the biggest one centred around ‘Time’ Finding time to blog is something that all bloggers struggle with. Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog. I’m someone who periodically struggles with the challenges of being productive in limited timeframes. Name Your Blogging Priorities.
15 Old and New Ways to Find Blogging Inspiration
DECEMBER 5, 2013
Find out what’s going on around the globe if your future blog post isn’t aimed at a very specific type of audience. You can refer to this list when working on your next blog post. Have you noticed that certain tracks always bring back old memories, give you a boost of energy, or make you nostalgic? Blogging Coming up with new ideas can be difficult at times.
How to Stay Safe While Marketing Your Blog Online
MARCH 22, 2016
Kikolani it one of the most professional and instructive websites I’ve found related to online marketing and improving my blog. It’s sent me on a path of growth, and with posts such as this one on gaps in your blog to fix this year , other readers will be able to reliably improve themselves as well. Someone who is serious about marketing their blog won’t leave everything at home.
Lifting the Fog of the Blog: 8 Strategic Questions Before You Write 1 Word
Convince & Convert
MARCH 8, 2011
There are more than 150 million blogs, according to Technorati’s “State of the Blogosphere report. As a frequent blog consultant, I find the success impediment isn’t really the effort required, but rather a planning deficit. Most blogs fail not due to quality, but due to randomness. That was the theme of my recent Webinar at Blogging Success Summit 2011.
Mastering the Art of Slow Blogging
JANUARY 7, 2012
How many people start a blog and then quit after two months? When you take off blogging at a sprint, posting daily or even three times per week, your idea generating and writing muscles can cramp up pretty quickly. Fast blogging can lead to “content inflation” Economic inflation causes our currency to be worth less. Spend your energy wisely. Less-than-great posts aren’t the only possible side effect of forcing yourself to blog all the time, you could be sabotaging your other efforts. Is blogging your business model or your marketing?
Spend 10 Minutes Doing This Every Day and You Could Transform Your Blogging
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Today I want to suggest an exercise that has the potential to improve your blogging profoundly if you build it into your daily routine. Look at another blog. choose a blog and then spend 5-10 minutes reviewing it. but rather to review it with the view of learning about blogging. Let me dive a little deeper into how I do it: Choosing a Blog to Review. Image by zev.
Optimize Blog Content for Social Media with These 4 Effective Tactics
MAY 19, 2014
When you get a notification that someone tweeted or liked your latest blog post, you get excited. If you feel like the king (or queen) of the world and you do a little dance every time someone shares your blog post, get it out of your system now. Check out these four effective tactics to help you optimize your blog content for social media to better promote your business. 1.