When it comes to blogging well, creating engaging content is actually just one small step in the right direction. It’s vital to keep readers coming back for more, but to actually get readers there in the first place there are plenty of other things you need to consider. So step away from the writing for a second and follow our tips for writing a better blog without actually blogging. Then watch the traffic grow and the engagement increase. These tips also come in very handy if you’re looking to be productive with your blog but are struggling for ideas for […] Read more
With a great selection of features and opportunities to customize your blog, there’s a reason WordPress is one of the most popular blogging platforms out there. But it still has its limitations, so if you really want to get the most out of your blog you need to know about the best plug-ins for you. Currently there are close to 40,000 free and premium options to choose from in the WordPress Plugin Directory and there’s something out there to benefit every blog. Here’s a round-up of some of the most popular so you can step up your blogging game.
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Web hosting is a complex matter. As a site owner, you don’t need to know the ins and outs of the issue, but you should be au fait with getting on board with a good hosting provider.
One of the most important things any blog operator can do is to ensure they choose a high quality web hosting provider. Instead of going for the cheapest one possible, look at what they offer and choose accordingly.
We’re not saying you should pay out the nose, but the absolute cheapest options are cheap for a reason. Spend a few extra quid and you’ll reap […] Read more
We are already a quarter of the way into 2016. Can you believe that? And we are willing to bet that, although almost 25% of 2016 has been and gone, you probably haven’t made the most of the New Year when it comes to your blog.
SEO tips and tricks change all the time, and so does the overall SEO landscape. It can be tricky to keep up with all of these myriads of changes, but if you want your blog to remain at the top of the game, you really have to put some effort.
Luckily for you, there are plenty […] Read more
So you are in charge of a website for your business. It is fair to say, then, that you probably want your site to rank as highly on the Google results pages as possible, so that the site will draw in the maximum possible number of visitors.
The best way of doing this is via a range of techniques that come under the umbrella term of “search engine optimization”. You have probably heard of this – or at least the acronym SEO – but if you are not an expert in the field what it actually entails may elude you.
Here are […] Read more
Twitter is an important tool for growing your brand and increasing engagement, so do it like a pro and avoid common social media mistakes with our tips and tricks for making the most out of one of the world’s biggest social media platforms.
Use a Profile Picture
Nothing makes a user want to click away from a profile more quickly than the generic egg picture and it can make your account look like spam. If it’s a personal account use a photo of yourself so people can see who they’re interacting with, and if it’s for a brand pick something relevant like […] Read more
When you’re blogging away, you will obviously be hoping to get your rankings as high as possible. This is for one major reason – the higher in the rankings your site sits, the more people will be coming to visit your site via the search engines.
To get yourself higher on these results pages, you’ve probably tried your hand at Search Engine Optimization (SEO), or you will have at least heard of it. There are many ways in which a bit of SEO can help your site in terms of its visibility, but there are just as many errors you can […] Read more
When starting up a blog, most people will get to the same step in the process and start feeling a little distressed at all the options and choices they have to make.
This critical step is choosing your hosting provider. There are so many different services out there, all of which claim to offer the best service on the market. So how are you supposed to know which one to choose?
This is especially difficult if you are new to the world of blogging, as you are unlikely to know what a lot of the options and services even mean. Let us […] Read more
Are you in the market for some quick and easy SEO tips or in need to step up your search engine optimization game? You’ve come to the right place!
SEO is by no means a quick and easy process. And there are no 100% winning strategies – nothing is guaranteed in this game. But we’ve got some good tips that every site should be following.
Here are our quick and easy tips. Put them to good use and rise to the top of the rankings.
Content Comes First
No matter what hints, tips and tricks you follow, your site will not be a successful […] Read more