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Blogosphere Trends + Effective Calls to Action

ProBlogger

His latest video on making money online encourages bloggers to build products, and for good reason: according to his blogging income breakdown , 40% of his February income came from ebooks and another 9% from membership sites such as Third Tribe Marketing and ProBlogger.com. Certainly these revenue streams would not have existed if he’d never asked anyone to buy his ebooks or join these sites. If you want people to buy your ebook, ask for only that.

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Why Great Writers Win Out in the Blogosphere—And How to Join Them

ProBlogger

Ebooks are a huge growth industry , and that’s only going to continue. Even if you’re not writing ebooks yet, you might well do so in the future. For instance, you might want to bring out your blog posts as a cheap Kindle ebook.). Why Great Writers Win Out in the Blogosphere—And How to Join Them. This guest post is by Ali Luke of Writers’ Huddle. Is your writing holding you back?

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Just Because You Can (Publish an eBook), Doesn’t Mean You Should

Debbie Weil

The wonderful thing about the new world of publishing is that anyone can write, publish and start selling an eBook on Amazon Kindle. The unfortunate thing about the new world of publishing is that anyone can write, publish and start selling an eBook on Amazon Kindle. In short, how to launch an eBook with as much buzz and professionalism as if you had a team of editors, designers and technology experts helping you at every step.

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Online Reputation Management eBook is now Available!

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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Reputation Management eBook (Update, Stats & Affiliates)

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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ViperChill Updates & eBook Changes

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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How to Create, Market and Sell an eBook for Branding & Profits

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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What is Online Reputation Management?

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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Creating Product Week: How to Create and Sell Products On Your Blog

ProBlogger

While I’ve been blogging for just short of 12 years, my own journey with creating products to help monetize my blogs only goes back five years since launching the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog eBook and creating my first Portraits eBook on dPS. I also had been watching the growth in popularity of eBooks and had for a year or so been dreaming of creating one myself. That eBook generated $80,772.01 That eBook generated $87,088.21

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The Truth About Blogging Income [Infographic]

Your Escape From 9 to 5

Find ways to present your learnings in a different way so you can stand out in the ever so crowded blogosphere. These could include eBooks, consulting, online courses, physical products and speaking. This post is created with the sole purpose of educating new bloggers. I wish I had known some of these blogging income lessons before I started my blogging journey. I don’t regret anything, I only wish I had a rough idea of when to expect certain things.

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10 Best Time Saving Apps and Plugins To Optimize Your Blog

Kikolani

First off I’d like to say that if you really want a blog that sparkles like a diamond in the blogosphere sea, you need to focus on three things: 1. Dropbox is perfect for sharing public links to your free or paid eBooks, podcasts or videos. This is a guest post by Natalie Sisson. Building a blog that matters is a full-time gig these days, especially if you want to stay ahead of close to 200 million other competing blogs – which you do, right?

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25 Ways to Create Shareable Content

Convince & Convert

You’ll find this happening in the blogosphere every year. It might be a book a friend has written, a collection of free eBooks available from other bloggers, or your own eBook. They created a short ebook that included the quotes and fun images and let people download it for free. The trend toward using the web to grow your business continues.

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12 Blogging Income Streams [And the Story of My 10 Year 'Overnight' Success]

ProBlogger

Other blogs in Alice’s niche were running online courses, selling out hundred people live events around the country, selling ads to fortune 500 companies, authoring best selling eBook and more. While I’d previously been approached to create a hard copy book, we began to see the emergence of eBooks. I began to experiment with creating eBooks and membership areas to my sites.

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6 Reviews of the Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers

ProBlogger

It’s been a few days since I launched the latest ProBlogger eBook – Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers. “The eBook shifted my perspective on the purpose and value of each blog post. “While reading, though, I was struck by how useful this book would be for many newer writers in the blogosphere. It’s so easy to lose attention online, and this ebook would be invaluable to bloggers who are struggling to build an audience. &# Read the full review.

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Behind the Curtain of a Sports Social Media Giant

Convince & Convert

This week: From ExactTarget , a free ebook called The Mathematics of Social Marketing. From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. Social media, it seems, has not killed the blogosphere. Bryan Srabian, The SF Giants @srabe.

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Weekend Project: Take a Blogging Retreat

ProBlogger

And we look for answers wherever we can: on our favorite blogs, in ebooks and whitepapers, at meetups, on social media, in our networks and with our contacts. We’ll help you: work out what’s holding you back from playing bigger in the blogosphere, so you can forge ahead and take your blog to the next level. As bloggers, we all face challenges. They might be as big as expanding our blog beyond a five-figure income.

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Make Money Blogging: Start the New Year by Increasing Your Income Streams

ProBlogger

Other blogs in Alice’s niche were running online courses, selling out hundred people live events around the country, selling ads to fortune 500 companies, authoring best selling eBook and more. While I’d previously been approached to create a hard copy book, we began to see the emergence of eBooks. I began to experiment with creating eBooks and membership areas to my sites.

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253: I Guarantee This Will Improve Your Blog

ProBlogger

From a blog post series to an eBook and now a course, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog has certainly evolved. Links and Resources for I Guarantee This Will Improve Your Blog: 31 Days to Build a Better Blog eBook. I want to talk today about why I first came out with 31 Days to Build a Better Blog, how it has evolved, and particularly this last step in the evolution to bring it into a course rather than an ebook.

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Blog Wise Tip 1: Diagnose Productivity Problems

ProBlogger

Over the coming days, we’ll be presenting a series of pro blogging productivity tips that we’ve compiled using the advice of nine A-list bloggers we interviewed for Blog Wise , our new ebook on blogging productively. In the blogosphere, it’s pretty easy to compare your blog to others, and feel like you’re not doing enough.

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Blog World LA 2011 Recap – Session Notes and Experiences from #BWELA

Kikolani

Next, I went to my first session – the Technorati State of the Blogosphere keynote. Don’t answer an email – write a post or even an eBook. A set of blog posts can become an eBook, an eBook can become a book on Kindle, and any book can become an audiobook. I really couldn’t think of a better way to end my first week of being self-employed than by attending my favorite conference – BlogWorld Expo in LA!

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ProBlogger Event 2014 – Wrap Up

ProBlogger

When I came up with the idea for the first PBEVENT back in 2010 I envisaged a small group of bloggers gathering around a board table in a meeting room somewhere but had no idea of what would happen to the event – or the Aussie blogosphere in the following five years. The Australian blogosphere has continue to grow and mature in the last 12 months and the spirit in the room over our two days of training was incredible.

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Five Ways to Become a Better Writer and Take Your Blog to the Top

ProBlogger

make you look like a big player in the blogosphere, even if you’re just starting out. Invest in great ebooks. How much reading do you do outside the blogosphere? As well as reading outside the blogosphere, try writing outside it. This guest post is by Ali Luke of Aliventures. Does great writing matter in blogging? It’s a debate that isn’t over—yet.

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Why I Haven’t Made a Dime From My Blog—and How You Can

ProBlogger

Give them a reason to subscribe, like a free ebook or a mini course. What I should’ve done: I should have signed up on day one with an email subscription service like Aweber , and offered an ebook or mini course for subscribers. It goes pretty much without saying that you can’t make it alone in the blogosphere—and that nurturing genuine relationships will be the single most beneficial thing you can do to help your business take off.

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Get Your 2nd Edition Copy of 31 Days to Build a Better Blog Today (for 25% Off)

ProBlogger

Since starting ProBlogger in 2004 this eBook is the most significant way I’ve seen ProBlogger readers improve their blogs. This eBook is designed to not only teach but propel you to DO. So much has changed since then both here on ProBlogger and in the blogosphere that I wanted to create something that built upon and enhanced version 1. For the next two weeks we’re offering 25% off the 2nd edition of this best selling eBook. Does your blog need a boost?

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Squeeze Page Optimisation: How to Get 700+ Free Leads and a 64% Conversion Rate

Viper Chill

A few months ago, the affiliate blogosphere was going crazy over a new style of opt-in form which claimed to increase opt-in rates as much as 40%. A few weeks ago my friend Kelvin Newman released an eBook about link building. Though his eBook was free, I still had to pay for it. The offer was for an eBook I only promote on this website. Every time someone wants to download your product – in this case, an eBook – they must tweet a link to your website.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Get his free ebook on how to make it online. I’ve been really active in the blogosphere for 4-5 years now, and I see blogs all the time trying new things, including big blogs who wanted to try Kontera and Snap.

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7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog

ProBlogger

It actually began as a series of blog posts that I put together over a month in 2005 which I then formatted into an ebook, which in turn morphed into the current course. Since 2005 there have been many such projects run around the blogosphere.

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Need Social Media Coaching?

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Need Social Media Coaching? October 27, 2009 by Taylor Marek Something has been on my mind for the past several years now. It is in regards to showing you how to take advantage of the tools available to us today. I know I haven’t spoken much on it, and I know a small handful of you are following me like a dog to learn from me.

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7 Habits of Professional Bloggers

ProBlogger

They go to conferences, they read ebooks and take ecourses, and they make sure they keep improving their skills in the two areas which matter most: being able to write well and being adept with technology. Buy an ebook or take an ecourse that’ll help you take your blogging further. The first time I went to South by South West, I released an ebook which paid for the cost of my trip ( you can read how I did it here on ProBlogger ). This guest post is by Ali Luke of Aliventures.

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Blog Better by Slowing Down

ProBlogger

Are you working your backside off on top of your day job to produce articles, ebooks, videos, and podcasts, and learn everything about Pinterest (or any other social network for that matter)? In addition, I have guest posted on big blogs and produced couple of ebooks as well—all while having a day job, a family (my wife and a son), and some time-consuming hobbies (I’m a triathlete and a marathoner). I’m not leaving blogosphere.

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How to Build a Business By Supporting Bloggers: a Case Study

ProBlogger

In his ebook Partnering Profits , John Morrow likens the early days of making money online to the early days of computer gaming. In this turmoil created by the growth and development in the blogosphere, I see opportunity. The blogosphere is a big place and as it grows there are more and more opportunities for you to fill in the gaps. This guest post is by Jeremy Delancy of passivepanda.com.

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Should Kids Blog?

ProBlogger

But when they blog and are criticized, they’ll do their research and see it’s a common thing in the blogosphere for commenters to disagree or point out areas where a post could be stronger. Download his ebook titled “ From 0 to 3k Monthly &# to learn how he averages $3,000 online every month. This guest post is by Onibalusi Bamidele of YoungPrePro.com. Do you know that over 6 million underage children write blogs with or without their parents’ consent?

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How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I selected influencers in all different “walks of life&# and areas of influence, from the blogosphere to the power users of Digg to founders of successful startups and authors of bestselling books. Aaron Wall Aaron Wall is a search engine optimization expert and is the founder of the very famous SEO Book ebook-turned-training program.

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7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog

ProBlogger

It actually began as a series of blog posts that I put together over a month in 2005 which I then formatted into an ebook, which in turn morphed into the current course. Since 2005 there have been many such projects run around the blogosphere.

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3 Ways to Make More Affiliate Income as Bloggers

ProBlogger

eBooks, mobile applications, movies), online training courses, professional services (i.e. The Blogosphere is a crowded space these days. This is a post by ProBlogger expert Jerry Low. Promoting affiliate products is still one of the most effective ways to make money from your blog.

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The 23 Blogger Breeds—Which Are You?

ProBlogger

The blogosphere is populous and it keeps growing. ProBlogger is the quintessential host of the blogosphere. They do well financially, are the most respected bloggers, and carry an enormous amount of influence in the blogosphere. Disruptors create waves in the still waters of the blogosphere. The blogosphere is bigger than this article of 3000+ words, and I simply couldn’t cover everything. This guest post was written by Stephen Guise of Deep Existence.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems

Kikolani

Essential statistics from the State of the Blogosphere 2010 – this post summarizes some major findings, but if you want the full details, head to the source at Technorati. Also don’t miss on the free ebook offer at the end of the post. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, who’s going to Affiliate Summit West, and productivity systems on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup.

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6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Blog

ProBlogger

Despite that, and even with a lot of in-depth research on marketing, the blogosphere and online business, there are a number of things I wish I knew when I finally took down my ‘Coming Soon’ page and opened for business. I’ve tried using pop-ups, prompting users to download an eBook in return for their email address. This is a guest contribution from Will Nicholls. It was a little over two years ago when I first went online and bought my blog’s domain name.

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10 Fresh Tips for Finding Time to Blog

ProBlogger

And if these ten tips aren’t enough, ProBlogger’s timely Blog Wise ebook will certainly do the trick!). Mobile content is becoming a lot more acceptable in today’s blogosphere, whether it’s an inspirational image or an event photo that’s related to your site, snap it, and post it in less than a minute. This guest post is by Brian Milne of The Corporate Mentality. School. Friends. Family … and kids.

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5 Fatal Mistakes Your Paid Content Marketers *Are* Making (and How Much it’s Costing You)

ProBlogger

Sure, this is a complete waste of my time, and bad news for your brand in the relationship-focused blogosphere. An ability to write a media release, radio script, print ad, ebook, whitepaper, or essay does not naturally translate to skill in writing for blogs. Businesses wanting to reach users in more subtle ways are jumping on the blogging bandwagon. Well and truly.

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The Why, How and When of Using Quotations on Your Blog

ProBlogger

Even small blogs can pass useful link juice by linking to the post or book they’re quoting, and while huge bloggers may not always notice or acknowledge that they’ve been quoted, the “little guys” of the blogosphere may respond incredibly enthusiastically. By ProBlogger Expert Ali Luke of Aliventures. Do you ever use quotations on your blog – words from other bloggers, writers, or experts in your industry? Many bloggers rarely or never do … and they’re missing a huge opportunity.

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Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Plug: They also recently came out with an awesome eBook on how to become a rockstar freelancer – aff) Twitter Newbies Guide to Twitter (Chris Brogan): Haven’t used Twitter yet? I Live in the Blogosphere (SEO 2.0): Mark Dykeman’s guest post makes a bold statement: “The blogosphere is my communication medium and my blogs are transmitters.&# Unlike their eBook (aff) which is worth every penny, the guide is free.

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20 Bloggers to Watch in 2012

ProBlogger

” I love Maria’s work because talented curators are needed in this cluttered blogosphere. He has an everlasting ebook called Exiles , runs a T-shirt shop called I Have No Shirt , and has published six ebooks. She has such a natural talent, yet is still a bit of an unknown in the blogosphere. Sarah emerged in the blogosphere early in 2011 and is shaping up to the one of most unique and inspiring voices online.

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