PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Why Bloggers Should Consider Engaging on Google+
Rather, I’d like to share a few first impression thoughts on how I see it as being useful for bloggers. For example, last night (1.07am … yep, it was a rough night) I asked those following me on Google+ for their thoughts about ebooks. As a blogger who blogs in multiple niches, I’ve always had to have multiple social media accounts to interact in a relevant way with different groups. As bloggers, we all want traffic to our blogs and, as with other social networks, there is opportunity to drive traffic here. It’s not going to replace my blogs.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] The Systematic Blogger’s Manifesto
Most bloggers work hard the entire time they have the blog. And any successful blogger will tell you that for the vast majority of blogging experiences, the work never really stops—it just changes form. Those who understand that blogging is about finding repeatable systems are the most succesful bloggers on the Internet today. It’s all about learning how to create the right design, the right headline, the right path to success—those are systems that generally work regardless of who the blogger is. The Systematic Blogger’s Manifesto. Absolutely not.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Easy Goal Setting for Your New Blog
Ask any success guru out there and they will tell you that the most important part of becoming a successful blogger is to set clear goals. It is good advice for bloggers who know how they want to create content, generate traffic and monetize their blog. Goal setting for new bloggers. On my consumer psychology blog, for example, I don’t know how I want to monetize it. Goal setting for new or confused bloggers. Miscellaneous Blog Tips blog strategy blogger productivityThis guest post is by Aman Basanti of ageofmarketing.com. How do we set clear goals?
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Fiverr Outsourcing Tips for Bloggers
For bloggers, particularly those starting out, outsourcing some of your blog to a third party may seem to be a luxury you can ill afford. good idea is to use examples of previous work that’s similar to what you want to achieve. Rhys Wynne is a 7 year blogger and an SEO with over 4 years commercial experience, and you can follow him on Twitter at @ bloggingdojo. Fiverr Outsourcing Tips for Bloggers. This blog post is by Rhys Wynne of The Blogging Dojo. Fiverr is a website where, for $5, you can get a variety of tasks completed. Use it to test software. Why 25?
AKAMAI MARKETING | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics
As a blogger, there are numerous tools at your disposal to track how your content is doing. deceptively simple yet dynamic tool for bloggers which measures what it calls “Engagement Events such as a comment, a bookmarked link, or a tweet about a particular post. What I wish they would improve: While this data is great, none of this can be exported, even for paying users (there is a freemium model for bloggers), making long-term trends harder to identify. In particular this page helps bloggers see how well particular posts are doing over time. Enter: PostRank.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 10 Words Every Successful Blogger Needs to Know
Here are ten essential words you should consider constantly as a blogger, as they reflect the values you need in order to succeed. Just to put yourself out there in the first place takes courage and self-belief, and even the most experienced blogger may sometimes feel self doubt as their finger hovers over the Publish button. Every blogger starts from the same place, and the key to building that confidence is, in the first place, to take that initial step to get started, and then to learn and develop from there. This is one of the most important words for a blogger.
SOSHABLE | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] You Do Not Need to Understand SEO to Optimize Your Blog
Not every blogger knows Search Engine Optimization (SEO); some people just simply want a platform to write on and to have readers. Yet, SEO plays a factor in gaining readers and therefore not knowing it can easily get you lost within the shuffle of all the other bloggers who just want to “write”. Don’t be the kind of blogger that rips off of other blogs to only link back, or the type that constantly finds articles and rewords it. Blogs Google Search Engines Social Content first time blogger How-to optimize blog search engine optimization seoWrite natural content.
KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] How to Become a Local Business Marketing Expert as a Blogger
For example, everybody knows how to build biceps and most of us love to have those as well. For example, if you are a football lover then it would be fun if you could pursue a football career because: You can play longer hours. So the question is, as a blogger, what is easy and fun for you? Most of the top bloggers are able to pursue blogging as a career because they have multiple streams of income. Blog / article writing: As a blogger you should be master of doing this! Expert Interviews, Mindmaps, and Action Worksheets for Bloggers. Creating blogs.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Blog Better by Slowing Down
Nor have I had time to study, do more research, or truly connect with other bloggers. There are many big bloggers who don’t follow a daily blog post pattern, and they’re still doing well! One scary word keeps most of the bloggers working the same way they always have: fear. They are also afraid of missing something crucial if they don’t follow to the letter what the gurus are teaching (advice that so many other bloggers are following). Connect with other bloggers and ask them to write guest posts for your blog. Create more. Engage more.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] Burt’s Bees Turns To Social Media Community To Host Global Beeday Celebration
Featuring happy birthday wishes from the Burt’s Bees community read by company founder Burt “live and in the beard,” the Beeday event offers a good example of how to celebrate milestones with your social media community. » Social Media Case Studies bloggers campaign case study celebration community facebook influencers outreach social media twitter 'To celebrate its 30th birthday, Burt’s Bees took to Facebook and Twitter on September 17th to host a Global Beeday celebration with its community. Read the whole entry.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, JANUARY 13, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] Top Journalism Techniques for Smart Bloggers
It’s time for small business bloggers to reconsider how they package their blog posts. Journalists can teach bloggers something when it comes to enticing a reader. My initial example could easily be summed up in a short sentence on a list blog: “To defeat writer’s block: Get up and move around. Say, for example, you own a health club. Bloggers could benefit a great deal from a dose of personal storytelling. What are some of the better examples that have worked for you in the past? Top Journalism Techniques for Smart Bloggers. Zoom in, zoom out.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] I Am Not a Blogger, I Am a Human Being!
think I’m turning into a blogger! rolled back in my chair, lifted my hands to my face and screamed in anguish, “I am not a blogger! Being a blogger can feel inhuman at times—an existence that’s indifferent to even the most basic of bodily functions, like walking, sleeping, eating, and peeing. m going to be a mother, a wife, a filmmaker, a vegan, a runner, a motivator, an organizer, a camper, a volunteer, a writer and then a blogger. The best bloggers already have. Take Darren Rowse, for example. Am Not a Blogger, I Am a Human Being! need help.
KIKOLANI | TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] 3 Steps to a Productive Life on Twitter as a Blogger Using Buffer
Here are some of my recent results with Buffer: How Buffer Will Help You as a Blogger. Make it Super Simple to Relate to Your Favorite Bloggers. Or maybe you want to have a slightly tighter frequency at peak twitter times in the evening for example? For example I receive lots of clicks on my tweets around 7 and 8 pm so I have increased my tweeting times a bit around that time. This is a guest post by Leo Widrich. One of the most important things I discovered is to manage my time efficiently on Twitter. Now, let’s take a look at how Buffer works. Your Thoughts.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] 7 Self-doubts New Bloggers Can Beat
Perhaps you’re a more experienced blogger who still remembers when you questioned what on Earth you were doing and whether you were any good. Self-doubt and the New Blogger. This got me thinking about the specific doubts new bloggers come up against, and the ways in which a lack of self-belief can negatively affect our blogging activities. Feelings of self-doubt have little to do with how good a blogger you really are—they’re about how not-so-good you perceive yourself to be. What could a newbie like you possibly have to offer a big-name blogger?
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] How I Run a Successful Blog Without Writing a Word
For example, if you are a teacher then you could write about apps that help educate children; if you are a whiz in the kitchen, then you may want to write about cooking apps. As an example, I had a musician writing about his favorite music apps, and a keen globetrotter writing about good travel apps. Writing Content blogger productivity content strategyThis guest post is by Ashkan of iPhoneAppCafe.com. started iPhoneAppCafe.com back in 2010 with the aim of making it a profitable blog—a goal that I eventually achieved. How did I get writers for my blog? popular subject.
TWIST IMAGE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 8, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] The Question Of Quora
Here's a great example: Someone asked: What do people at Twitter think of Facebook? Part of Quora's cool factor is that it seems to have captured the hearts and minds of the Silicon Valley luminaries and all of the Bloggers and Tweeters that follow them. Just this week, Jeremiah Owyang (a well-known Blogger and industry analyst) noticed that he was now being quoted in more mainstream media spaces by journalists who were pulling his answers off of questions he responded to on Quora. blogger. When someone asks, "what's the next Twitter ?" It's called Quora.
TRENDS SPOTTING | MONDAY, JULY 19, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] What Goes Viral? Digital Storytelling
Storytelling needs not only a well written memorable tale, but also a catchy title which is instructive “How to use and is directly connected to needs ( a product intro ), an effective distribution channel (Alltop is one good example) and of course, a well respected teller (or ambassador in this case, which can bridge between different cultures- business, marketing and digital). I happened to be involved in an interesting case study on “Digital Storytelling. Last week, I was discussing storytelling with Guy for one of the chapters in his book.
BLOGGER XPERTISE | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Tip: A grid of post thumbnails for index/listing pages : Blogger Xpertise
Blogger Xpertise. Blogger sites that go beyond the basic template, showing you how to make your Blogger site just as amazing. Blogger Tips. Join us for our free weekly Hangout On Air event called the Friday Request Line, providing Blogger discussion, assistance, and helpful suggestions. Blogger Template: BoyBurnsBlog (free!). Tip: A better automatic thumbnail and summary script for Blogger. Tip: Removing default spacing between images in Blogger. Opinion: 10 reasons why we recommend Blogger instead of Wordpress for most websites.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 5 Goals Every Blogger Should Set Up in Google Analytics
You can use this option if, for example, you have a landing page for your newsletter. For example, you can learn: what kind of traffic you receive from a guest post. Goals Every Blogger Should Set Up in Google Analytics. This guest post is by Eugen Oprea of EugenOprea.com. Do you want to build a successful business online? bet you do. Now that I have your attention, what is the first and most important step that will help you achieve that? It’s important to know your audience and to build an awesome website that is fast and secure. Set up goals for your blog.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Separate Your Blog Needs from Your Blog Wants
Generally speaking, this is a pretty sound piece of advice—it ensures we don’t end up sitting on a mountain of chocolate when we have no toilet paper, for example. m an extra-curricular blogger. Your pilates class may run from 7-8pm on a Wednesday, for example. If you’re unsure of how things will turn out, look into career break options or extended holiday to trial the pro blogger life. Miscellaneous Blog Tips blogger productivity inspirationThis guest post is by Nicola Ibberson of Little House In Town. And nobody likes chores. Sound familiar?
SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Why augmented reality will change the world as we know it?
There were not too many bloggers who hadn’t identified augmented reality as a top subject in their trend lists of 2010 and there is a simple reason for it – it is (or will be) the world-changing trend. Consumer behavior I’ve been browsing through the case studies and examples of augmented reality and it looks really amazing – bands playing live on you PC screen , journals and even buildings interacting with you (fool list at the end of the article). January 13th, 2010 by Giedrius Ivanauskas Leave a reply » Share Augmented reality is clearly the buzz word of 2010.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] The Commonsense Approach to Fresh Post Ideas
If you’re a long-time blogger, you, at some point, have inevitably looked at a blank document on a computer screen and thought to yourself, “I have no idea what I’m going to write about.”. And if you’ve never been a blogger, it’s likely you haven’t even fathomed the idea of, you know, sharing your thoughts with all of “those” people on the internet, let alone knowing what to write about. That simple exchange, followed by what came to mind for me, is a great example of how we constantly take knowledge and our life experiences for granted. What to write about. Common sense.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] A Quick and Dirty Guide to Your First Guest Post
Or are you looking for somebody to tell you how to actually go about creating a guest post content strategy, finding the right blogs to guest post for, approaching that blogger and actually writing that post? If you choose to go the slow and methodical way, then when it comes to guest posting, it’s helpful if you build your reputation with the blogger you hope to write for before you ask to guest post. Here are some other things you must do: Comments: Start to leave thoughtful comments where you are asking questions and engaging with the blogger on his site. Use them!
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] 5 Product Creation Mistakes Most Bloggers Make
Most bloggers know exactly what these mistakes are but don’t incorporate that knowledge into what they are doing. One of the biggest mistakes I see new bloggers make when they are creating the first product is not asking their audience what they want. For example, you may discover that people want to learn how to blog, but as you drill down, you discover that what they really want is to learn how to create their own products. What kinds of mistakes have you seen beginning bloggers make when they create their first products? Copyright photocreo - Fotolia.com.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] 7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog
'Last week I tweeted a question asking my Problogger followers to share the biggest challenge that they face as a blogger. 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. This issue is so prevalent, we actually published an eBook on the topic last year – BlogWise: How to Do More with Less (featuring 9 busy but productive bloggers such as Leo Babauta, Gretchen Rubin, Brian Clark, Heather Armstrong and more). the list goes on and on.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] The Blogger’s Guide to Google Authorship
So, for this guest post example the link would be [link]. The Blogger’s Guide to Google Authorship. This guest post is by Tom of make-a-web-site.com. At the 2011 SMX Advanced event , Matt Cutts announced the Google initiative to support authorship markup, or more simply, to give you ownership of your content in the search results. Let’s start with a definition. Authorship , in this context, refers to Google’s parameters for making a verified connection between a person’s original web content and their Google Plus profile. What is rel = “author”?
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] 7 Ways to Stay Inspired and Avoid Bloggers Burn Out
'What do you do to avoid blogger burnout? For example, my wife – V – recently started blogging (please be gentle – she’s in her first month). While she’d love to dedicate more time to it one day, right now she’s juggling work, kids and a crazy blogger husband (and a lot more) and the time she has available to blog is limited. know she has ideas to generate 1-2 posts a day – I think starting out slower is going to help her to sustain it longer over the long haul and will hopefully keep blogger burn out at bay. Taking Breaks.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] Why Web Push is the Next Big Thing for Bloggers
Raise your hand if you’re a blogger who’d like to turn your one-time visitors into repeat visitors — and eventually, engaged community members. Because coming soon to a browser near you is a new technology called web push.And it’s quickly becoming every blogger’s go-to traffic driver. Read on to learn what exactly web push is, and why it’s the next big thing for bloggers. One-time visitors will then turn into loyal, repeat readers, which is exactly what you want as a blogger, right? Why Web Push is the Next Big Thing for Bloggers. Intrigued?
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 10 Ways Multi-blog Authors Can Stay Creative and Generate Great Posts
So often bloggers and freelancers work in isolation—in the ubiquitous PJs, of course. For example, a car: think of wheels, motion, driving, journeys … do these spark any ideas for your subject? Jo Gifford is a designer, writer, blogger, and founder of Cherry Sorbet Creative. Writing Content blogger productivity inspiration writing blog postsThis 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. Dump it! Map it!
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] How to Set Up an Email Account that Uses Your Domain Name
In our example, John has an email address with gmail—firstname.lastname@example.org. Kashish Jain is professional blogger from Delhi,INDIA who blogs about blogging, computer tricks,tips and upcoming technology tends. Miscellaneous Blog Tips blogger productivity Email technical adviceThis guest post is written by Kashish Jain of digiupdates. Most of the people who are new to web design and blogging don’t understand the capabilities that come free with their domain, so they don’t take advantage of them. Why not use the domain email which is free with your hosting account?
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] SoundCloud: for Bloggers, Not Just Musicians
This podcast really reminded me of what we bloggers know only too well: online services that make technical tasks easy really do reduce barriers to entry. Some bloggers tend to shy away from ideas like podcasting, because they don’t think they want to make it a regular part of their blog offering. And as in the case of the example SoundCloud file I’ve linked to in this post, you could us it to record a quick interview—a great way to add value to an every text-based blog post. SoundCloud: for Bloggers, Not Just Musicians. Why give it a try? Simple.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] How Bloggers Can Make Money from Brands
Bloggers everywhere need to rethink their approaches: display advertising needs reinvention: who’s it working for? As a blogger, you need to make some serious strategic calls on where to put your focus because content-making is heavy going. Most recently, I’ve been working with Kleenex Mums to help build a blogger-centric online community. was on a panel recently at the Aussie Bloggers Conference. One of the questions that Sarah Pietrzak asked was, “What should brands expect of bloggers and where do you see this relationship going?”. Old models are struggling.
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] This Post Will Change the Way You Read Blogs. Guaranteed.
Read the post and take some notes: Jot down interesting ideas that you get from the post (for example, topics for your own blog posts). For instance, if a blogger is saying that using a particular method you can achieve certain results, actually prove it by creating a case study. Even better, you can offer this case study as a guest post for the blogger on his or her blog. For example, you could decide that for 70% of the posts you read on a weekly basis, you will take action on what’s being taught. Miscellaneous Blog Tips blogger productivity inspiration
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Blogger Correspondant Great Barrier Reef Itinerary: #QldBlog
Ten of the world’s most imaginative bloggers arrive in Cairns, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and our northern-most frontier city. I’ll do a little teaching (based a survey of the winning bloggers’ needs) and we’ll also spend some time workshopping the winners’ blogs together. It will be one of the most exotic locations for a blogger training workshop the world has ever seen! This trip is open to all bloggers over the age of 18 from around the globe (including Australia). We are looking for bloggers in all kinds of niches.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 872 Subscribers in 24 Hours?!
Here’s what I mean—these are some examples of half-baked ways of doing things: Releasing a book: Outlining and writing it over the course of a month, getting a cover designed, turning it into an ebook, putting it on your site, maybe making it available on Kindle, emailing your list about it, and maybe writing a handful of guest posts. Blogging for Dollars blogger productivity finding readers SubscribersThis guest post is by Danny Iny of Firepole Marketing. Could you get 872 new subscribers in just 24 hours? Have 1,587 subscribers by the third day? And 3,381 within three weeks?
VIPER CHILL | MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide
You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Written by Glen, this post has 83 Comments Many bloggers end up having a love-hate relationship with StumbleUpon. Here are some examples of popular avatars in the social media space: It is up to you whether you want to use an ‘avatar’ style picture like this or a picture of your face. have had a site up for a couple of years which is a blogger blog, and a purchased domain. Home What the F ? pages. Crazy.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Set Up Social Media to Give You Great Post Ideas
Finding articles and ideas for blog posts is an important skill for bloggers to master—and one that can now be leveraged through the power of social media. For example, you can create a List, call it whatever you want, and then add to it all the Twitter accounts that tweet about a particular topic. Social Media Bloggers Block inspiration writing blog postsThis guest post is by Douglas Lim of The 10 Habits of Highly Effective Social Media Marketing People. High-quality content is tweeted, liked, bookmarked, and shared around. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Pinterest.
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Accepting the Blogger’s Social Responsibility
On a daily basis we bloggers are bombarded posts about so-called unique methods of making money, getting new advertisement opportunities, and how to increase revenue streams. It becomes so deeply ingrained in our minds that the end goal, if we care about monetizing our blog, is to become the next millionaire blogger. But based on the inherent characteristic that bloggers enjoy helping each other, shouldn’t we bloggers have a social responsibility to give back to society? Partner with other bloggers for a specific purposes (e.g. Here are a few examples.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Essential HTML for Bloggers Part 1
So in this two-part series, using the WordPress visual editor, I’m going to take you through a HTML for Bloggers Introductory Course. Change over to it, and in some text, or select some existing text, select it, then surround it with the tags <strong></strong> and , such as in the example below: augue luctus scelerisque ut a ante. Like all good bloggers and journalists, we don’t just write our own thoughts or link to others articles and thoughts. Below are two examples: Unordered list. Essential HTML for Bloggers Part 1. Formatting. Alignment.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Walking the Social Talk
This is because the contributing bloggers are all remarkable women, and I am truly lucky to be able to see life through their eyes. For example, are you responding to other people’s tweets with your own thoughts on a particular issue? find that even though I am busy, I meet really great people who get it on blogs that have active bloggers who are passionate about life and whatever content they are expert in. And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent. Even with the extremely high quality of posts I’m lucky to edit, one really stood out to me last week.
MINDJUMPERS | TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Howdy From SXSW in Austin, Texas!
The topics this year: Companies becoming more philantropic – examples of giveaways in the form of services and other stuff, revitalizing brands such as Old Spice and Pepsi, entrepreneurship, location-based services and how they have only just begun unfolding the potential of using collective data etc. Social Media 4Chan Austin conference Conference Center Das Stiletto EGOsystem Frog Design GroupMe guest blogger Iben Larsen Mashable Memolane pictures Solis South by Southwest SXSW TexasYou can follow her on Twitter at @ibeniben. Howdy from SXSW in Austin, Texas!
WEBBIQUITY SMM | MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 12 (of the) Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Techniques of 2011
Many “traditional” journalists now write blogs; does that make them bloggers? What are the (current) best practices for pitching bloggers? Blogger Outreach Remains Crucial for PR Pros by SocialTimes. Guest blogger Jon Gelberg contends that “you don’t have to be Apple or Google or Sony to get the attention of the press. What is the distinction between “traditional” public relations (PR) and online / interactive / social PR? Is there really a difference anymore—or is the boundary blurring? Small Business…Big Coverage! by Blogging PRWeb.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] On Being A "Pro Blogger" -- Interview With Jane Genova
That's what was returned on a Google search for "pro blogger jobs.". Soon blog ad networks became the rage offering bloggers and advertising more control and greater targeting. Enter stage right B5Media created by three successful bloggers Jeremy Wright, Darren Rowse and Duncan Riley. also have been an unpaid guest blogger for Pointoflaw.com and a site for Harvard Law School. In addition, I've worked as a paid blogger in diverse settings ranging from ghostwriting content on attorney blogs to producing bylined content for brandname players in social media. .
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Blog Smarter: 9 Ways to Make Money from WordPress … Without Having a Blog
Sure, WordPress comes with a couple of stock themes, but they are so basic, few bloggers choose to use them, and the number of serious bloggers or entrepreneurs who will use them is approximately zero. Even in a time when everyone is counting pennies, most serious bloggers don’t question the value of a quality theme. ThemeForest and MojoThemes are just two examples. are all examples of startups that have been extremely successful in this market. You know all those online entrepreneurs and bloggers who are paying for blog creation or content creation services?
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Essential HTML for Bloggers Part 2
Here is an example of the HTML: <h1>Australian States</h1> <a href="#australian-states">to australian states</a> <p>Die Hypovereinsbank wirbt Kunden für das Sparkonto HVB PlusSparen Top-Sparzins. Essential HTML for bloggers. We’ve now gone through a fairly gentle, yet firm, introduction to HTML so that, as bloggers, we are able to be more hands on when crafting our posts, with the WordPress editor. hope that you enjoyed this basic HTML for Bloggers and are able to feel more empowered than you did before. Formatting. Alignment.
MINDJUMPERS | THURSDAY, JULY 1, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing
Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Improve Organizational Efficiency via Social Media-Part II Roskilde Festival is on Foursquare » Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing Posted by admin Jul 1st, 2010 Tweet Mindjumpers collaborates with bloggers associated with the Social Marketing Forum. This guest blog is written by J-P De Clerck , who is an experienced interactive marketing journalist and blogger. What is often missing in B2B content marketing is a strategy.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Curing the Dreaded Blogger’s Malaise
could come up with a catchy name for this malaise, like the “blog-bonic plague , but “Blogger’s Burnout” is now practically an industry term, being written up in the medical journals as I type, so we’ll stick with that. Signs you’ve caught the dreaded Blogger’s Malaise (or Blogger’s Burnout, or Blog-bonic plague): You haven’t posted in a couple of weeks. And so you go out and eat a pony instead (this is a hypothetical example). If you really, truly want to be a serious blogger, you have to keep going through the malaise.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] 20+ More Bloggers to Watch: The Readers’ Choice
It’s been nearly a month since Bloggers to Watch in 2013 was published. Image courtesy stock.xchng user saavem This post presents all the bloggers that people have highlighted over the past few weeks. If you want to read a genuinely very funny Dad blogger then you can’t beat Mark Richards. One blogger I really enjoy is Katie from Wellness Mama. She’s a health and nutrition blogger, but does a great job of getting readers involved with her posts. “An older blogger who is an accomplished and wise writer. bloggers aged over 60.
GAURAVONOMICS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Why the Web Went Wrong: From Self-Organized Swarms to Unruly Flash.
Mary Joyce recently wondered if most examples of “bad practices in digital activism consist of governments and corporations compromising personal privacy via surveillance, cookies and intrusive messaging or distorting public opinion via disinformation, astroturfing and plain old paid propaganda. White the Western media focuses on China’s human flesh search engines as an example of online mob behavior, such behavior seems to be at the heart of American internet culture. Take for example the FAIL fad on the Internet. The question is: how well will we choose?
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] How to Get the Best Return on Your Blog
This guest post is by Laura Booz of Blogger Behave. At the end of this article, I’ll ask for your input about ways in which we bloggers can grow in our personal lives and in our craft. For example, as a “mommy blogger” I must be vigilant about my time online. For example, I expect my blog to improve my writing skills, develop my voice, and make me a more honest person. You’ll reach out for advice, insights, and opportunities that will help you to grow as a person , not just a blogger-with-a-bank-account. Can you relate? Write a blog vision statement.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] PPC: A Viable Alternative to Organic Traffic for Bloggers?
With search engine traffic becoming increasingly difficult to rely on, it’s important for bloggers, like you, to think of different ways to drive people to your website. One question I’m asked a lot is whether PPC traffic is a viable alternative to organic search engine traffic, from the point of view of a blogger. Some bloggers I know cram their blogs full of affiliate links, adverts and sponsored editorial content. These aren’t your average hobby bloggers – they’re calculated people aiming to make serious cash. It’s not free. few merits of PPC. No problem!
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] 9 Crucial Tips for Self-Editing Your Blog Posts (That Every Blogger Can Use)
Whether you’re a highly experienced writer or a new blogger who’s very unconfident about their writing, spending some time editing (and doing it right) will result in dramatically better posts. Missing calls to action are one of the biggest mistakes I see when I’m editing guest posts or training bloggers. If you’re not sure what to write or want to see how other bloggers do it, check out 6 Action-Inspiring Ways to End Your Blog Post (and 12 Examples). Crucial Tips for Self-Editing Your Blog Posts (That Every Blogger Can Use). 1: Plan Before You Write.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Time Management for Travel Bloggers … and Others
some point you’re going to need to find a way to balance work and travel if you want to be a successful travel blogger. For example, Monday is my writing day, Tuesday is photo day, Wednesday is a random task day. This guest post is written by Matthew Kepnes of Nomadic Matt’s Travel Site. While I hate the name, I am, to some degree, a digital nomad. spend my time traveling the world and working as I go. By that very definition, I’m a digital nomad. But unlike most other digital nomads, I don’t move to a city for a few months, live and work there. Check email once a day.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 5 More Reasons Why All Students Should Be Bloggers
Guest blogger Michael White has already written an excellent article on student blogging , looking at the career benefits of blogging for students. There aren’t as many maths blogs as there are language-learning blogs, for example (maths bloggers, please reveal yourselves in the comments!). Are you a student blogger, or do you know one? More Reasons Why All Students Should Be Bloggers. This guest post is by Hugh Grigg of East Asia Student. It’s a ready-made niche. Your field of study is a ready-made, off-the-shelf niche. It’s your passion.
MINDJUMPERS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Successful Ways To Create User Involvement | Mindjumpers
Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Why You Need a Blog: Blogs Are The Websites of The Social Media World ‘Jumo’ – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit Organisations » Successful Ways To Create User Involvement Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 27th, 2010 Tweet Communication today is all about creating engagement and involvement and to create experiences for the individual user or receiver. Lately, there has been several examples of campaigns that have been good at involving the users. and how you can achieve this.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] 10 Cheap Survey Tools for Bloggers Who Want Answers
For example, because people are free to say anything they want in the comments, it may be hard to get the exact information you want. Google Docs offers a tool that will help you create surveys that you can link readers to (for example, in an email), or actually embed into your blog. If you want an even higher turnout, or if you have a small audience and want to maximize the number of answers you receive, you may want to offer some kind of incentive (for example, everyone who responds will be entered in a drawing for a $50 Apple iTunes gift card). How can surveys help you?
KIKOLANI | MONDAY, JUNE 7, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Simple On-Page Tag Optimization for Bloggers
This is a guest post by Tola Famakinwa, SEO Blogger. Most content management systems like Wordpress give you free reign over a lot of your tags, but others (like Blogger) do not. So if you have the TweetMeme plugin, for example, when people click retweet, your post’s title tag will go out in the tweet. Blogger is notorious for not letting you do this! If you are using Blogger, this is how you can create dynamic meta tags for your posts. One great example is how commenters can use the KeywordLuv plugin to create great anchor text for their commenting URL.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] Five Lessons Any Blogger Can Learn from Organized Crime
What can a blogger learn from the worst criminals in America? For many entrepreneurs and bloggers, making acquaintances and building friendships lead to interview opportunities, traffic building exercises, and even the odd friendship or two. While Siegel’s vision led him to a less-than-happy ending, as a blogger, when you are looking to expand your presence, you can learn from Siegel’s example. Five Lessons Any Blogger Can Learn from Organized Crime. 'This is a guest contribution from Steven Gomez. Image courtesy of Boaz Yiftach / FreeDigitalPhotos.net.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] 6 Laws Every Blogger Needs to Obey so they Don’t Get Sued
If you’re a blogger, do you know how to stay on the right side of the law? law is that bloggers must be open with the fact that they are being paid to use, promote, or review a product. This all started back in 2006, when the Federal Trade Commission, recognizing that bloggers were displacing traditional ways of advertising that could open up dishonest business practices and conflicts of interest, issued a letter that recommended all bloggers need to be open and honest with their endorsements and reviews. Some bloggers like Leo Babauta do not. Let me explain….
JEFF KORHAN | SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] How to Start a Blog - Jeff Korhan
» August 25, 2010 How to Start a Blog Despite the millions of blogs in the blogosphere, it is still a fact that the percentage of small business bloggers in any industry other than technology is less than 10%, and probably much closer to 1%. Common Blogging Challenges While the percentage of bloggers is small, it is not for lack of desire. For example, instead of writing, just posting an image or a short video with a small caption solves the challenge of time and writing skill. Strategic is a good example. Strategic is a good example.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Seven Traffic Techniques for Bloggers—and Metrics to Measure Them
Over the last couple of months here at Problogger.net, we’ve taken a tour of the traffic techniques that are essential to bloggers. While not all bloggers use or focus on all techniques, the ones we’ve covered probably make up the core traffic tools used by bloggers today: Image courtesy stock.xchng user angel_ruiz. As an example, this post attracts a lot of search traffic to ProBlogger, but since he material’s of interest to such a wide range of users, we can immediately guess that only a small portion of those readers are going to stick around.
DANNY BROWN | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] The 7 Day Blog Challenge - Danny Brown
Instead of sharing the usual suspects when it comes to bloggers and their latest posts, let’s widen our arc. So let’s encourage each other to diversify a bit, and really help other bloggers get the recognition they deserve. Rinse and repeat for another 6 new bloggers (so one a day). Bloggers We are who we are because of our readers. Add their blog to your blogroll (if you have one) or post a round-up at the end of the week of the great new bloggers you’ve found. Ive been looking to connect with new bloggers. Interested? Bravo! Lets go.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] The Blogger’s Ultimate Guide to YouTube Success
YouTube is an excellent platform for bloggers to build a brand, connect, and provide value to millions of people at once. After knowing all the stats and the potential, why don’t bloggers use YouTube more to build our blogs and to reach out to millions of people, free? It’s because most blogger are afraid to get behind a camera and show their faces, and share their voices with such a big audience. Most bloggers are afraid to create videos because of the fear of rejection—the fear that people will not like your video or think its not good enough. Step 1. Step 2.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] Getty Images vs Creative Commons and Privacy: What Bloggers Need to Know
Getty Images recently announced a new image embed feature that allows bloggers (and others) to access and use their vast library of images for non-commercial purposes. Let’s review some of the most important clauses in the terms of the embed feature and we’ll do this by comparing this with another very popular image source (images under a Creative Commons license) for bloggers. At least European bloggers should consider including statements about Getty’s iframe and the Twitter/Tumblr sharing buttons included in the iframe. vincentsl / CC BY 2.0.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] Beginner Week: We Asked Veteran Bloggers to Reflect on Mistakes Made in Their Early Days
During Beginner Week, we checked back in with some bloggers who blundered with the best of us, only to come out the other side stronger and smarter than ever. We begin with some of Australia’s best bloggers: Caitlin – Mother Down Under // Nikki – Styling You // Christina – Hair Romance // Sarah – A Beach Cottage // Matt – Dad Down Under. There seemed to be a few recurring themes in the answers of the bloggers we asked – topics like being authentic, writing in your own voice, focusing on your readers, and being useful. General
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Behind Every Great Blogger is an Even Greater Voice
Much is said of the great content that is required to become a great blogger. Great bloggers don’t settle for great content. Great bloggers understand that how you deliver your message is just as important as the message itself. And unfortunately, many bloggers have this down to a fine art. Great bloggers lend identity to their work. Some bloggers have the knack of writing about anything and making it exhilarating on our eyeballs. Great bloggers form a pose! I’ve noticed that many new bloggers just love to brand themselves as experts.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Talking Funny: What Can Bloggers Learn from Comedians?
picked up some important concepts that are relevant to a comedian’s success as well as a blogger’s success. ProBlogger is full of great examples of relationship building, such as showing your readers you care by responding to their comments. Bloggers have the same reality. In an example Seinfeld uses, Letterman talks about how he would spit toothpaste into the sink, let it dry, and serve it as after dinner mints. The most successful bloggers take something, break it down, break it down again, and then break it down even more. Comedy is a relationship.
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] Bloggers, Think for Yourselves: Reject the SEO Rumor-Mongers!
This is a perfect example of a reactionary, irrational response on both sides of the aisle. In order to appease bloggers, panic-stricken lemmings of the SEO world have recently been purporting the value of “link earning” rather than link building. Rather than trying to set bloggers’ minds at ease by changing the name of an industry, SEO professionals should be concerned with generating quality content that bloggers actually want. Google knows this; bloggers should know this as well. Bloggers, Think for Yourselves: Reject the SEO Rumor-Mongers! Spammer!
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] Remain Teachable
For example, I did not know how powerful GoodReads Groups could be (I started on called Living in Words , please join us!), One thing that became clear at the conference (at least in my mind) is the day of a blogger launching a book to their social media community is not a sustainable model. Writing Blogger change conference ego goodreads grow humility learn pundit teachable Writer''s Digest 'This weekend I attended the Writer’s Digest Annual Conference in New York City. What would a four-time author have to learn at an event like this? Quite a lot apparently.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Advertising Your Blog: Go Viral on a Blogger’s Budget
I’m not sure how it started (it is probably Old Man Rowse’s fault) but bloggers seem to be afraid of spending money on advertising. Some great tips from All Facebook about how to improve your campaigns, an interesting step by step guide from the world’s most evil blogger, a good first time try and more goodness from Zac. Football shirts, for example, can be targeted by city. For example, all those small square buttons on the right hand side of ProBlogger are either private ads or affiliate programs. This guest post is by The Blog Tyrant. And where?
MINDJUMPERS | MONDAY, JULY 12, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Why And How Your Employees And Business Can Become Trusted Influencers
Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Youtube Makes User-generated Feature Film: Life In A Day 5 Great Infographics About Social Media » Why And How Your Employees And Business Can Become Trusted Influencers Posted by admin Jul 12th, 2010 Tweet This guest blog is written by J-P De Clerck , who is an experienced interactive marketing journalist and blogger. Let me give you an example from the viewpoint of an integrated social media and e-mail marketing strategy. Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] 9 World-class Bloggers Share Their #1 Email List Building Tip
wondered the same thing, so I asked major bloggers for their advice. Partner with other bloggers. Partnerships with other bloggers can help both blogs reach new audiences and build their reach. Here’s an example guest post on ProBlogger. Armed with these ideas, you’re ready to reach out to the bloggers you brainstormed earlier. Particularly when you’re new and don’t know people, this step will often be discouraging as probably only one in 10 bloggers will express any interest. Inside tips” like the list of top giveaway sites in the above example.
THE WAY OF THE WEB | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Good blogger outreach and is Worky worth trying?
Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Newsflash: The world is constantly changing, so don’t panic… Google’s Inside Adsense home for spam comments → Good blogger outreach and is Worky worth trying? have to admit, I haven’t quite found the features that make it stand out as yet, but the founder is interesting serial entrepreneur , and it seems to do reasonably well in search results, for example. And generally they use email templates headed ‘Dear Sir’ or ‘Dear TheWayoftheWeb’, and it’s about something completely irrelevant to the topics I blog about.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | SUNDAY, JANUARY 2, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Differentiating in a Sea of Sameness
The organization focuses on one piece of the puzzle only, for example Flip camera’s sole focus on low-end handheld video cameras. Marketing Reality social media bloggers blogosphere brand cancer Danny Brown differentiation iPad Jennifer Strauss marketing positioning Ries same sameness stale WTF Lung CancerMaturation in social media marketing has created a sea of sameness, where conversations revolve around listening, responding, strategy, ROI, influence, etc. Differentiation distinguishes ideas, services and products. Differentiation gets back to basic product marketing.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] The Benefits of Being a Transparent Blogger [Case Study]
One of the most successful bloggers online right now is also one of the most transparent. Pat’s not the only one—there are plenty of other bloggers who do the same thing. Transparent bloggers are open about who they are, what they do, and even how much they make. There are very few successful bloggers that have managed to remain anonymous online. For example, you disclose that you have affiliate links and sponsors and you even discuss your own personal experiences using them. plan of action for shy bloggers. You probably know him as Pat.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] The Blogger’s Guide to Meaningful Engagement on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter
Chris Voss, for example, creates a Commenter circle, which is a list of people who have commented on his posts in Google+ but are not connected with him. The Blogger’s Guide to Meaningful Engagement on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter. This guest post is by Neil Patel of KISSmetrics. When it comes to social media, Facebook, Google+, and Twitter are the big three. If you’re not on these social sites, then you are missing out on great business opportunities. If you are on these sites, however, you probably know that getting meaningful engagement with your followers isn’t easy.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] How Many Posts Should a Blogger Post? [Pros and Cons of Daily Posting]
I’ve had a variety of approaches to blogging frequency over the years and I have to say that getting into a daily blogging frequency has helped ME, as a blogger, make writing part of my daily workflow. For example if you’re tweeting every day, answering comments every day and answering emails every day then this will certainly increase engagement. For example, here on ProBlogger today I’m publishing our 7001st post! However there are also some costs including: Blogger Burnout. Ultimately you need to decide what is right for you as a blogger.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] The Why and How of Split Testing for Bloggers
Bloggers and other publishers are often afterthoughts in split testing discussions and tutorials, but there’s a huge opportunity for this audience to utilize both the user-friendly and more sophisticated split testing apps out there. If you’re a blogger or publisher looking to improve your website monetization and user experience, we’ll assume that your primary goals look something like this: Increase newsletter signups. For example you might try: Newsletter. Search Engine Land stands out as an example of a site that has a crowded nav bar: .
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Bloggers Don’t Predict the Future
As a blogger (or hopeful blogger), you need to realize that attempting to see what your future business has in store is a waste of time and effort. Bloggers don’t predict: they pace the future. just gave you your first example of what future pacing is. For example, the five general topics I have for blogging are: Systems, Profit Equation, Instant Massive Action, Pacing, and Content Generating. Bloggers are meant to deliver information that’s not only informative, but useful. Bloggers Don’t Predict the Future. Never blog it all at once.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 9, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] A Guest Posting Strategy for Bloggers Who Really Want Results
By tracking outcomes from these posts—even if they’re somewhat anecdotal or vague (example: you gained ten subscribers when a certain post went live, even if you’re not certain all those subscribers came from that post)—you’ll be able to recognize which blogs are helping you reach your goals. This is important because you might expect the blog with the most readers to give you the most results, and then find out that a different blog—one that focuses on your niche, for example—is actually better at helping you bring in sales. The master doc. Editor at publication.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Don’t Go It Alone: Relationship-building for Bloggers
follow as role models/examples. Reach out to growing bloggers and to those bloggers who are in the same stage as you in their blogging journey. Your first friend will be the blogger, of course. Here’s what you can do after that: Communicate personally with the blogger. have also gained new subscribers and friends who are friends of those buddy bloggers. Caution: Don’t be tempted to get dirty and disagree with popular bloggers just to gain attention. Don’t Go It Alone: Relationship-building for Bloggers. share things with.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013
[Blogger, Examples] The 3 Emails You Must Send During a Launch … and a Fresh Alternative for Bloggers
You’ll get to see this topic through the lens of known bloggers and marketers, but I’ll also reveal my own use of each one of these strategies and concepts. Blogger to launcher basics. Many bloggers who have never created and sold their own products wonder how to make the leap and start offering something for sale. Here’s how to make the switch from blogger to blogger with a business: Give plenty of lead time. For example, in this post he talks about lessons he learned during the launch of Fizzle , an online training membership site.
DANNY BROWN | SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Think Bigger Than You - Danny Brown
Share Save A marketer and blogger I really admire, Mark W. If we’re not setting the example, how can we expect our kids to? Home About Me Charities 12for12k Kiva Work With Me About This Blog Disclosure Comment Policy Headway Archives Contact Me Great Blogs Think Bigger Than You August 28, 2010 8 voices share yours! Schaefer , wrote an excellent post about leadership the other day. In it, he told the story of how he was inspired by George Bergeron, the Group President of one of the companies Mark worked for. And it made me think. We swear; they swear. We smoke; they smoke.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Why Kissing a Digital Baby is Better than Back-scratching a Super-famous Blogger
By now, it’s been engraved into every bloggers mind that relationships are the foundation of building a successful blog. Then, there is this “hush hush” unwritten law, “You should build strong relationships with established pro bloggers or blogosphere influences! This post is not a rebel rant against pro bloggers. Yes, it’s true that one tweet or Facebook Like from these super famous bloggers can flood your blog with visitors. However, there are so many newbie bloggers trying to get the attention of such bloggers. ” you ask.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Lookin’ Good! A Brief Intro to Inline CSS for Bloggers
Why can they be the blogger’s best friend? So border:1px solid red;padding:5px; is the style in the example. If you are intrigued about what CSS can do for you, check out the extensive list of examples at w3schools and their entire CSS section. Brief Intro to Inline CSS for Bloggers. This guest post is by Andrew Couch of Learningwebbasics.com. As a website owner it can be really handy to know a bit of web coding. The HTML editor in most blogging platforms gives you enough power to do a lot of cool things without any risk of screwing up your site. Pretty easy!
THE WAY OF THE WEB | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] The best social games on any platform…
Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Should PR and Marketing pay bloggers to post? Google Buzz proves problems with single online identities → The best social games on any platform… February 22nd, 2010 · View Comments Social Gaming is one of the trends of the moment, and the best examples of the genre are Farmville , which has reached 80 million users via Facebook, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 on Xbox, which has topped $1 billion in sales since November 2009. Image by Flyinace2000 on Flickr , used under CC Licence.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.
August 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Today’s post is a collaboration with Clinton Bonner , community connectivity expert, futurist, and blogger at Everything to Everything. And that example is just scratching the surface. Starbucks is not only offering free Wi-Fi in all stores come this fall, but also unveiling their Starbucks Digital Network that all in-store web and mobile users will have the opportunity to enjoy (it’s a partnership with Yahoo!). Why would Starbucks need their own digital network? Plenty. What’s Next (Potentially)?
DANNY BROWN | SUNDAY, JULY 25, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Why Arkayne is Good for Your Blog and Business - Danny Brown
Share 1 save For any blogger (especially if you’re using your blog for your business), Arkayne is a pretty solid platform that you might want to check out. Two of the most asked questions by bloggers is how to get more traffic and how to monetize it. To grow and monetize your blog you need readers but, as any blogger will tell you, finding those readers initially can be tough. For example, if you link your Twitter and/or Facebook account to Arkayne, you can post an update from within your dashboard to your profile. Simple. Arkayne can help with all three.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Stop Being a Lazy Guest Blogger in 3 Steps
Guest bloggers who can take it just as well as they can dish it out are golden. great example of this is an article one of my company’s clients, which was published on Under 30 CEO. And what’s more appealing to a guest blogger than another opportunity to blog? Stop Being a Lazy Guest Blogger in 3 Steps. This guest post is by Kelsey Meyer of Digital Talent Agents. You’ve finally made it big! The Washington Post or SocialTimes has picked up your well-crafted, thought-provoking article, and you see your name in shining lights (or at least in the author byline). No way.
SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGERY | TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2009
[Blogger, Examples] An Interview with Blogger Bob From TSA's Evolution of Security.
Development Social Media An Interview with Blogger Bob From TSA’s Evolution of Security Blog Tue, Mar 10, 2009 Best Of , Government 2.0 Because sometimes all it takes is one blog , one wiki , or one presentation to inspire someone else, I wanted to interview one of TSA’s bloggers, Blogger Bob , to find out what made TSA take a risk like this in the first place, how it’s been working out for them, and what we can look forward to in the future. How did you identify the bloggers for the “Evolution of Security blog? Government 2.0 Not at all.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] Become a Playful Blogger and Inject Some Energy into Your Blogging
Perhaps it is time to become a bit more playful as a blogger. Watch the full sized version at Become a Playful Blogger. Become a Playful Blogger Transcript. For example, I’ve done a few rants on my blogs. Become a Playful Blogger and Inject Some Energy into Your Blogging. 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. Notes. The transcription provided by The Transcription People. Share This.
BLOGGER XPERTISE | TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Tip: Resize your thumbnails in Blogger's Popular Posts widget.
Blogger Xpertise. Blogger sites that go beyond the basic template, showing you how to make your Blogger site just as amazing. Blogger Tips. Join us for our free weekly Hangout On Air event called the Friday Request Line, providing Blogger discussion, assistance, and helpful suggestions. Blogger Template: BoyBurnsBlog (free!). Tip: A better automatic thumbnail and summary script for Blogger. Tip: Removing default spacing between images in Blogger. Opinion: 10 reasons why we recommend Blogger instead of Wordpress for most websites.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Usable Content: a Blogger’s Introduction
These days, usability is crucial to the success not just of blogs, but of online businesses—much of the information we read about reducing friction and improving sales pages , for example, is based on usability principles. Content usability isn’t often talked about, but as content creators, bloggers should get their heads around this idea. Copyright Yuri Arcurs - Fotolia.com An example: if your blog targets people with dyslexia or other reading and comprehension difficulties, you’ll tailor your content to their needs. You’ve probably heard of usability.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2010
[Blogger, Examples] 4 Things to Expect When You Become an A-List Blogger
Some people say things like “you’re just trying to be like X blogger , “you’re scamming people (even though I have no ads or affiliate links) or they may claim I’m lying when I write about certain figures, even after posting screenshots of everything I do. Look at the launch of the iPhone 4 as an example. This may just be a personal feeling and not something other large bloggers can relate to, but I definitely think people have higher expectations of the information and ideas I share after following my work for a while. Public Criticism.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] Kodak’s Social Media Success—and What Bloggers Can Learn From It
Here’s an example of the kind of interaction these representatives encourage on social media: Kodak’s Chief Listener’s Twitter account features her actual photo and a small Kodak logo below that. The driving forces behind this model this have been Tom Hoehn (Interactive Marketing director) and Jenny Cisney (Social Media Manager and Chief Blogger). Ricky is a technophile & a zealous blogger & evangelist for www.wickedleo.com. Kodak’s Social Media Success—and What Bloggers Can Learn From It. This guest post is by Ricky of www.wickedleo.com.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] Four Tips for Bloggers Who Want to Work with the Travel Industry
While it is possible for a successful travel blogger to participate in media trips, the way we interact with the travel industry is key to our long-term success. Before seeking out opportunities though, bloggers should keep in mind the following key points. There is a fairly low barrier to entry to become a blogger. For little or no money, just about anyone can hang out their blog shingle and announce to the world that they are now A Blogger. But she is a travel blogger! Instead they see the title Travel Blogger and get scared. Don’t take advantage.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2011
[Blogger, Examples] The Blogger’s Guide to Online Marketing – 31 Steps to a Profitable Blog
Today we’re launching a brand new ProBlogger Resource – something we’ve been working on for many months now – The Blogger’s Guide to Online Marketing – 31 Steps to a Profitable Blog. The Blogger’s Guide to Online Marketing—31 Steps to Profitable Blogging has two parts: 1. Customer life-cycle analysis example. For more information on The Blogger’s Guide to Online Marketing—31 Steps to Profitable Blogging, visit this information page or get your copy by clicking the button below. This essential guide retails for $99.99 and many more.
PUSHING SOCIAL | TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014
[Blogger, Examples] How Smart Bloggers Use Autoresponders
Sure there are bad examples of spam crooks pummeling email boxes with junk but the email companies are getting better at shutting this type of abuse down. For example: Deliver report along with an offer to receive the report in a different format. For example, I’m testing out delivering an audio version of my special reports. hope that these examples spark new ways for you to offer something special and get more readers to visit and share your blog. 'Email autoresponders aren’t sexy. don’t subscribe to this school of thought. He’s right but you need to do it anyway.
PROBLOGGER | FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] How Bloggers Can Profit from the Weight Loss Niche
Due to the mass of examples and hype surrounding the marketing niche, most new bloggers believe you have to blog about blogging or making money online to succeed as a blogger. But since that niche is popular and competitive in itself, let’s first look at two other examples of niches that you can start a blog in today, and which will probably have more profit potential than a new blog in the blogging or make money online niche. What are the set of beliefs that guide your existence, especially as a blogger? Lead by example. Wrong! Niche 1. Niche 2.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 2012
[Blogger, Examples] What I Learned From Liars and Journalists, and How it Made Me a Better Blogger
Trust Me, I’m Lying – Confessions of a Media Manipulator is the title of Ryan Holiday’s new book about the tactics cutting-edge bloggers use to drive hundreds of thousands of viewers to their blogs, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Selling newspapers one copy at a time, in the hustle and bustle of the already-hectic, and often inhospitable island of Manhattan, for example, is the same hustle that bloggers must have to be successful. This example from The New York Journal shows an irresistible headline. This guest post is by Austin Gunter, of WP Engine.
Social Media Informer can personalize the content based on your interests,
your LinkedIn profile, what you share on Twitter and LinkedIn, and what content people
similar to you are sharing. More on Content Personalization
Sign-in using your social networks so we can begin to personalize your experience.
We need your email and password to allow you to log into your personalization features.
Enter your email address to reset your password. A temporary password will be e-mailed to you so that you may log in.