How to Make Your Blog Look Professional

Blog2Social

You’ve created your blog and wrote content, but you’re not getting the traffic you expected. Perhaps it’s because you focused on creating content first, before creating a cohesive design and your blog doesn’t really look professional.

Blogging Every Day

Ari Herzog

This is the 1,526th blog post since May 2007. Suffice to say, I like blogging. Looking back at my blog archive , I recognize that years went by when I didn’t write much at all. I view my blog as an outlet for my creativity and capability. Comments Keep blogging!

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Thinking About Disabling Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

This brings me to blogs… When I mentioned Seth, Dave, and Dan at the bottom of my post the other day about blogging every day , their blogs don’t enable comments. My friend Julia Campbell continues to ask her readers to add comments on the blog.

Blogging Upstream

Waxing UnLyrical

Tootzypop , the lifestyle blog I founded for savvy women over 40 , is no exception. In women’s online media, the formula is one part fashion and beauty, one part yoga and fitness, one part recipe swap, a ginormous dose of mommy blogging; mix and cover with a thick frosting of e-shopping. The world doesn’t need another fashion blog, yoga site, or recipe roundup. Growing a blog is not easy: If it was everybody would be doing it – oh wait, they are! Blogging Upstream.

Is blogging still relevant in 2019?

Sherrilynne Starkie

In 2019 we are experiencing a resurgence in corporate blogging. For the first time in nine years, a greater proportion of Fortune 500 companies use blogs compared to that of Inc. The blog post below was first published on July 12, 2006, about six months into my blogging journey. Now, some 13 years later I can say that starting and maintaining a blog was a pivitol point in my career. Yes, in 2006 blogging did work. Does blogging work?

The 28 Very Best Social Media Plugins for WordPress Blogs and Websites in 2020

Blog2Social

Explore the 28 best social media plugins for wordpress to connect your blog to your social sphere and to get more followers, likes, shares and blog traffic.

Business Blogs: Why Blogs are Important for Your Business

Blog2Social

Business blogs have become an integral part of corporate social media communication. A successful corporate blog can increase a company’s reach and visibility in search engines, strengthen its reputation, and serve as a content center for internal and external communication. Business blogs can fulfill many corporate goals. Blog marketing Blog Marketing Blogging business blogs corporate blogs

[Step-By-Step Guide] Updating And Optimizing Old Blog Posts For Increased Traffic

SocMed Sean

Step-By-Step Guide] Updating And Optimizing Old Blog Posts For Increased Traffic. One of the best ways to increase traffic is to update older blog posts that are already ranking, but not performing as you'd like. Step-By-Step Guide] Updating And Optimizing Old Blog Posts For Increased Traffic. Blogs Featured Social Media WordPress blog content content marketing marketing optmization search seo tips wordpressSocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean.

How to Brand Your Blog: 5 Tested Tips

Blog2Social

If you have a blog, you have a brand. A strong brand is a great start for successful blogging, a weak brand will make your blog feel generic and unauthentic. Be honest, be consistent and your readers will appreciate your blog. Der Beitrag How to Brand Your Blog: 5 Tested Tips erschien zuerst auf Blog2Social Blog – Tips for social media marketing, sharing, scheduling, cross-posting.

WordPress Adds Option to Publish Entire Blog Posts as Twitter Threads

Social Media Today

WordPress has added a new option which will enable users to re-publish entire WordPress blog posts as Twitter threads

Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts

Pam Moore

I recently saw a video and blog post from a leader in the social marketing space offering tips to generate new ideas for content blog writing. They went so far as instructing them how to leverage RSS feeds, do social listening and more to get ideas for new blog content. Your goal is not to build a blog, website or business that is status quo, right? Your blog should be a living, breathing representation of who you are, and what you have to offer.

7 Success Strategies for Business Blogs

Blog2Social

Business blogs have become an integral part of content marketing strategies. Here are 7 proven marketing strategies to make your corporate blog a success for your business. Der Beitrag 7 Success Strategies for Business Blogs erschien zuerst auf Blog2Social Blog – Tips for social media marketing, sharing, scheduling, cross-posting. Blog marketing Blogging Tips Blog Marketing Business Blog Corporate Blog

Sun-sational Blogging Tips For Boosting SEO And Growing Your Blog

Firebelly

Grab your sunglasses because these sun-sational blogging tips are about to bring the heat. Blogs play a major role in boosting your website’s search engine optimization. The more value you bring to people via your blog, the more you can position your brand as a thought leader in your industry. The post Sun-sational Blogging Tips For Boosting SEO And Growing Your Blog appeared first on Social Media Marketing Agency | Firebelly Marketing.

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How to Make Your Blog Posts More Engaging

Blog2Social

Here are 9 tips to make your blog posts more engaging for your audience. Der Beitrag How to Make Your Blog Posts More Engaging erschien zuerst auf Blog2Social Blog – Tips for social media marketing, sharing, scheduling, cross-posting. Blog marketing Tips Blog Blog posts Blogging EngagementDo you want your readers to comment, like, and share your posts?

Search Engine Optimization THEN Blogging THEN Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

” Leave a comment (or subscribe) to a blog about IT recruiting. The nice thing about SEO, blogging and social media marketing, is that the results are cumulative and compounding. A more positive way of explaining this is like this: Blogging Supports SEO Efforts , especially On Page SEO. Blogging is the quickest way to generate a lot of keyword dense well optimized pages on your site around your keywords. Blogging Supports Social Media Marketing.

Blogging Every Day

Ari Herzog

I miss blogging. Considering that people such as Seth Godin and Dave Winer write a new blog post every day, maybe I should strive for that. Please sign up to receive blog posts by email. Comments I used to have the same trouble about how much to blog and do I. by Lance V Eaton Related Stories Why LinkedIn Throttles My Searches Thinking About Blog Edits Why I Cut the Cord to Cable. Digital bloggingI used to write a lot. May 2017: 3 posts.

Recipe for Successful Blogging

Mindjumpers

Tweet Blogging can be complicated and it is quite different from traditional writing styles. Blogging is a quick and an interactive way of expressing your ideas – more like online diaries, but written with an aim of making people read it. But many people face the problem of their blogs not getting enough traffic and the content not being read, inspite of putting a lot of effort in it. You may also find these blog posts interesting: › Why to Run a Company Blog. ›

15 Blog Headlines That Don’t Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

If you came here looking for 15 blog headlines that don’t suck… you were sucked in. By a blog headline that didn’t suck! “Find ways to get people to your blog !” The thing is, recently my blog (and news) consuming habits have been very “un” SSMG [Supposed Social Media Guru]-like. So when it comes to keeping up with my blog reading, I’ve been doing a woefully poor job. I confess.

BLOGGING: WHAT SHOULD I BLOG ABOUT? (YOUR CONTENT IS IN YOUR MOUTH)

Social Media with Romona

This is a true story that will hopefully put a fire under you if you know you should be blogging, but don’t know what to… Read more. The post BLOGGING: WHAT SHOULD I BLOG ABOUT? Read to stay up-to-date on the best practices of social media marketing, email marketing, online marketing, affiliate marketing, and personal branding.

Making Money Blogging

Dave Fleet

Composing an introduction is straightforward, but you will need some training to improved your writing skills as a way to compose one that captures the interest of your readers. The introduction is among the vital components of any papers or composition. It will be a brief on what to [link] anticipate from your article. The debut of the article need to be really intriguing. Like in different essays, one must conform to the traditional approach to opening, primary physique, and conclusion.

Happy 13th Birthday to My Blog

Ari Herzog

I started blogging on May 14, 2007 on the 12th anniversary of my father’s death. My blog has seen four URLs and many layouts. This is my 1,566th blog post since that day in 2007. Blog News birthdayI’ve written about him many times, including this homage. . You can visit the archive and read my early posts about apartment life, later posts about digital marketing, and ultimately about minimalism and productivity. .

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Monday Roundup: Blogging for Veterans

Waxing UnLyrical

Seeing as how tomorrow’s Veterans Day, I thought for today, we’d focus our roundup on content from blogging veterans; what it’s like, what their tips are, and how they keep going. and I remember how, when I was just getting started blogging, I wondered how people could keep at it for years and years and years. This is an interesting POV from Alisa Meredith for Mark Schaefer’s {grow} blog. That’s really what your blog is.

Why Blog Posts Fail

Convince & Convert

As I wrote about in my post “ Are you thinking about your blog all wrong? This is especially true for blogs, where 80-90% of all blog traffic comes from 10-20% of the posts you publish. You have a blog that publishes three posts per week, 50 weeks per year. You have a full-time blog editor/manager that makes $60,000 per year ($90,000 with standard benefits/expenses). Your blog tech, hosting, design, plug-ins cost an average of $1,500 per month.

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26 Blogging Stats to Help Improve the Conversion Rate of Your Blog [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Maximize your business blogging efforts with these stats and tips

Welcome to Blogging for Business Week!

Webbiquity SMM

It’s blogging for business week on Webbiquity. Along the lines of the content marketing week series presented here previously, starting tomorrow and running through next Tuesday, a series of posts will cover business blogging strategies, tactics, tools and resources. 37% of marketers say blogs are the most valuable content type for marketing. 17% of marketers plan to increase blogging efforts this year. Blogging increases web traffic by 55% for brands.

The secret to creating magnetic, high-traffic blog content

Kikolani

It’s not easy to write a viral post on a blog. And competitors are continually complicating this task with their The post The secret to creating magnetic, high-traffic blog content appeared first on Kikolani. Blogging Marketing SEO Social Media blog topics blogging tips keyword research seo SEO research SERPSTAT viral content

Linkedin Launches Blogs for Members

Janet Fouts

In 2012 Linkedin launched the beginning of what has become a powerful stream of thought leadership blogs through their “ LinkedIn Influencer ” program. The best part about the Influencer blogs is the ability to share their insight with your social networks and the conversations generated on LinkedIn and other platforms. Members can follow the blogs of other members even if they are not in their networks and interact on their blog posts.

Connecting Your Business Blog with Your Readers (How-to)

Waxing UnLyrical

Does your business blog have the livelihood of a funeral? When you look around at your blog and analytics, what do you see? You have absolutely no evidence whatsoever that anyone even cares remotely about your blog. What’s going wrong with your business blog?! Blogging for business purposes is (still) relatively new. They sink more money into their blog than you have for your entire marketing budget. Guest Post by Dan Stelter.

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Is Your Blog On LinkedIn?

Small Business Mavericks

By this time, I hope you have been convinced that adding a blog to your site has great potential for enhancing your marketing efforts, adding to your site’s authority, and increasing your audience. But where is your blog being seen? Business2Community & Business.com ask a good question: “ Should You Be Blogging On LinkedIn? But why would your blog be a good idea to post on this site? You invest time and money into the content on your blog.

My Blog Monetization Results

Jason Yormark

About a month ago I decided I wanted to test out ads on my blog to see what kind of return I would get by devoting some right sidebar space for a medium sized ad. I was a bit leery about the idea, but figured it was worth a shot seeing as my blog traffic had reached a point where I thought the return could be worth it. Blogging

Monday Roundup: Get Started With Blogging

Waxing UnLyrical

Maybe you’re even planning to get started with blogging? On January 10th, this blog turns seven. Getting started on blogging can be daunting, but IMHO is worth it. I’ve heard from quite a few of you who want to make blogging a priority this year. 7 Strategies To Help Build The Perfect Blog For Your Business. Blog Topics: How to Come up with Blog Post Topic Ideas! Is it Shortsighted Not to Host Your Own Blog? Happy New Year!

My Top 33 Digital Marketing Blogs

Convince & Convert

Digital marketing blogs may be numerous, but I find them to still be critical. » Digital Marketing blogs content marketing blogs digital marketing digital marketing blog email marketing blogs online marketing blogs social media blogs I’ve been in digital marketing for 20 years, and the only way you can stay relevant that long is to read A LOT. In digital marketing, if you don’t learn you die. Period.

6 Advanced Blogging Tools That Will Boost Your Blog Results

Socially Sorted

If you’ve been blogging for a little while it’s time to step things up with advanced blogging tools. In this post I show you why you should consider stepping your blog up a little, and the 6 tools that will help. The post 6 Advanced Blogging Tools That Will Boost Your Blog Results appeared first on Socially Sorted. Blogging Social Media Strategy Tools

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Blogging Tip: Increase Your Traffic By Solving Problems

SocMed Sean

When it comes to blogging, the phrase “birds of a feather, flock together” rings very true. Those that visit your blog and read your articles consistently likely care about many of the same things you care about. Whether it’s technology, parenting, current events, arts/crafts, or some other topic, your readers often find your blog through searches and recommendations of like-minded people on social networks. The result was another blog post.

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My Blog Monetization Experiment

Jason Yormark

Have I succumbed to the temptation of ads on my blog?!?! Let’s be honest, monetizing blogs is no new secret. In fact most blogs do this very thing through display ads, affiliate links, or sponsored posts. I received an email from the IZEA network (affiliate link) notifying me that my blog qualified for their display ad program. BloggingThat’s an ad over there on the right. Well, at least for a bit the way I see it.

Why Not Blog Marketing?

Small Business Mavericks

It seems that neither marketers no ad agencies have increased their value on blog content since 2009. I think blogging can be more effective than online advertising at a much less expensive cost, but that’s just me. The big question is, Why is it that after 3 years there was a 1% drop in interest among both marketers and ad agencies in blog content production? Plus, if your company has a blog, then you also have an asset that you can use to make social connections.

How to start a successful blog in 2020

Blog2Social

Starting a new blog is one thing, but making your blog successful is where the real work begins. Der Beitrag How to start a successful blog in 2020 erschien zuerst auf Blog2Social Blog – Tips for social media marketing, sharing, scheduling, cross-posting. Blog Management Blog marketing Blogging Tips Blog How to Start Successful BlogHere are 10 essential tips to become a successful blogger.

Is it Shortsighted Not to Host Your Own Blog?

Waxing UnLyrical

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? Blogging – the physical activity of creating content – takes time. Managing your own blog takes time.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. To give credit where it’s due, both the TopRank Online Marketing Blog and Robin Good have provided nice lists in the past, but as changes in the blog directory world can be challenging to keep pace with, both now include dead links and directories that have significantly changed their policies (e.g. Webbiquity B2B Marketing Blog).

Challenge to Increase Blog Visitors

Ari Herzog

Google Analytics tells me that 538 visitors came to my blog in July 2015, spending an abysmal 32 seconds here and causing the bounce rate to jump to 77 percent. In other words, 93% of you visited more than one blog page at the beginning of the year but only 23% of you clicked around last month. Here’s to blogging! Related Stories Who You Are Hello 2015, Goodbye Comments No More: Daily Blogging. Blog News blogging metrics

5 Questions To Help You Write Better Blog Content

Kikolani

Every author who creates or manages a blog has heard the saying: “Content is king!” ” That’s probably because every marketer You're reading 5 Questions To Help You Write Better Blog Content , originally posted on Kikolani , authored and copyrighted by James Lang. Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources. Blogging blogging tips content creation content marketing professional blogging writing tips

5 Indisputable Reasons Why You Need a Blogging Strategy

Social Media Today

Building an effective blogging strategy can help boost brand awareness, website performance, and ultimately, conversions. Here are some tips

Social Media Friendly Blogging

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Blogging , Social Media / Social Media Friendly Blogging | Subcribe via RSS Social Media Friendly Blogging February 25th, 2010 Posted in Blogging , Social Media Tweet Share Over the past year I’ve learned quite a bit about building traffic and driving awareness of my personal blog. Most people are not interested in reading long winded blog posts.