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Give Energy to Your Blog Post Titles


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

Webbiquity SMM

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.

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Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy


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. I 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.

Get More Comments: Use Energy to Spark Reader Response


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.

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? Managing your own blog takes time. are not.

Facebook’s Next Data Center Will Be in Los Lunas, N.M.

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook said in a blog post : Los Lunas will be outfitted with the latest Open Compute Project compute, storage and networking technologies and will be powered by 100-percent renewable energy, making it one of the most efficient and sustainable data centers in the world. Facebook Altoona Clonee Data Centers data storage Forest City Fort Worth Iowa Ireland Los Lunas Luleå New Mexico North Carolina Open Compute Project Oregon Pages Prineville Renewable energy Storage Sweden texasLos Lunas, N.M., Fort Worth , Texas; Altoona , Iowa; Prineville , Ore.; and Forest City , N.C.–as

How To Write Blog Titles That Catch Social Media Attention

Small Business Mavericks

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 Choose a Format When Writing Your Next Blog Post


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.

3 Steps for Making Sure Your New Blog Makes Money Faster

And when looking at the overcrowded nature of the blogging industry, this concern is completely valid. According to StrataBeat , there are more than 250 million blogs online today that is viewed by more than 409 million users each month. Before launching your blog , try to build relationships with your target audience to establish brand familiarity. Post by Adi Englander.

8 Deep Questions to Define Your Blogging Strategy

Writtent Blog

The majority of blogs aren’t a success. Anyone can launch and maintain a legendary business blog, provided they have sufficient dedication and direction. An equally dangerous mistake is to start publishing without knowing exactly what we’re doing… The technical aspect of blogging is certainly important to your success. Blogging goals are like a roadmap.

Department of Energy Expands Online, But…

Ari Herzog

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?

How to Make Your WordPress Blog Mobile Friendly

Waxing UnLyrical

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.

Why You Should Start a Blog in the New Year


If you’re one of the millions of people thinking about starting a blog this year, well you’ve come to the right place! People start blogs for so many different reasons (and often continue them for others entirely!). We each get a little something different out of blogging, on top of the benefits that are communal to us all. To Read: Blogging for the Greater Good.

8 Reasons You’re Losing Money On Your Blog


You spend hours and hours of time each week on your blog, but at the end of the month, there’s nothing to show for it in your bank account. In fact, after you add up all of the expenses associated with maintaining your blog, you’ve actually lost some money. While you need to be interested in the blog niche you choose, personal affinities play a minor role in blog profitability.

10 Free Blogging eBooks That Should Be Paid


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. Farnoosh is the creator of blog Prolific Living. Guest Blogging eBook. Blog Mastermind. This ebook by Blog Oh!

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Blogging in 2017: How to Disrupt and Get Noticed


As a result of this, unless you’re blogging in an up-and-coming niche, the return on investment often won’t usually be in your favor. There are any number of cornerstone and evergreen content pieces out there that you’re simply not going to best without putting in an unacceptable amount of time and energy. Do you know why so many readers are happy subscribers to Seth Godin’s blog?

How To Build A Successful Business Blog (a Getting Started Guide)

Rebekah Radice

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!

On Pink High Heels, Holi and International Women’s Day

Waxing UnLyrical

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.

The Full Blog Monetization Menu – 60+ Ways to Make Money With Your Blog


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.

The Button Wars, Coming To A Blog Near You

Josh S Peters

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

Danny WhatMough

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. I’ll be updating this page throughout the day with the best bits.

12 Simple Tactics to Boost Your SEO and Increase Your Influence Through Guest Blogging

Convince & Convert

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. Learn more about using SEO tactics for blogs here. Look for Blogs That Share Their Content With Author Handles in the Tweets. PRpros must learn!

5 Blogging Strategies I’m Betting on This Year


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.

10 Distractions That Sabotage Your Blogging Success


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. A Buzzing Brain.

“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

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. Great Blog! Exactly.

PB133: The Secrets of Making Money Blogging


The Seven Secrets of Making Money Blogging. This video is called The Secrets of Making Money Blogging, and I share seven different secrets on how to make money blogging. A lot of this may be stuff that you have heard before, but I put it together for a friend that was really struggling and grappling with whether he should continue to blog or not. Easier to stick with.

Ask Yourself: How Do Readers See Your Blog?


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


I 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 Who Are These Women.

Writing for Effect: How to Create Exciting Blog Copy


Writing takes a lot of brainpower, and brains burn a surprising amount of energy. Whether you are writing about HR outsourcing by CIPHR or the latest line in noir doormats is irrelevant, there’s humor almost everywhere and humor can make a blog post sing. You're reading Writing for Effect: How to Create Exciting Blog Copy , originally posted on Kikolani and copyrighted by Kristi Hines, freelance writer and professional blogger. Be sure to stop by and grab a copy of my free 8,000+ word guide to guest blogging and become a fan on Facebook. BloggingImages. Games.

Can You REALLY Make Money Blogging? [7 Things I Know About Making Money from Blogging]


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? 7 Things I know about making money from blogging. It is possible.

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately


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. And will blogs be next? I know Facebook is the number-one referrer for a lot of blogs – what lessons can we learn from it? Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger. Blog News GeneralHere we are again!

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Blogging Metrics: How to Find and Apply Actionable Intelligence

Writtent Blog

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?

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Blogging in 2017: How to Disrupt and Get Noticed


As a result of this, unless you’re blogging in an up-and-coming niche, the return on investment often won’t usually be in your favor. There are any number of cornerstone and evergreen content pieces out there that you’re simply not going to best without putting in an unacceptable amount of time and energy. Do you know why so many readers are happy subscribers to Seth Godin’s blog?

PB177: How to Build Traffic and Momentum on Your Blog After a Blogging Slump


Six Ways to Boost Traffic on Your Blog. Many bloggers struggle with getting traffic momentum early in the year after the holiday period traffic slump that most of us go through because our readers are not online as much or after we’ve taken a bit of time off blogging – and it can be frustrating to come back to your blog and see traffic lower than it was last year.

Five Steps to Have Your Your Blog and Business Run Without You Over The Holidays


It’s also an excellent time to do some serious (but fun) overhauls of your existing blog and business, in time for a fresh start in the New Year. More importantly, it’s the perfect time to ensure that when you go to take your much deserved time off, all that hard work you’ve poured into your blog and online business during the year doesn’t just fall over in a heap. Step 1. Step 2.

PB149: Series of Blog Posts vs Long Blog Posts – Which is Better?


I found your 7 day intensive blogging series very helpful, and it led me to write a post I might never have gotten around to otherwise. Can sidetrack your whole blog for a bit. 7 Days to Get Your Blogging Groove Back. 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. I really do love that you enjoyed the Blogging Groove Challenge. The Pros and Cons of Long Posts. Full Transcript.

Mastering the Art of Slow Blogging


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. My blog exists primarily to support my claim that I write well, know what I’m talking about and have interesting ideas to add to the conversation. Spend your energy wisely. Is blogging your business model or your marketing?

2014 Reboot: Finally Finding Time to Blog


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. 7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog. Over the last 10 years of blogging, I guess I’ve settled into something of a workflow and routine.

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Thinking of Rebranding Your Blog? Read This.


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.

Lifting the Fog of the Blog: 8 Strategic Questions Before You Write 1 Word

Convince & Convert

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.