7 of the Best WordPress Plugins to Boost Your Blog

7 of the Best WordPress Plugins to Boost Your Blog

 

If you use WordPress, then you should already know a little bit about the massive variety of different plugins you can use with your blog. There are loads of different uses for these, from simply making your blog look a little different to helping you out with your SEO.

So if you are using WordPress for your blog, you should definitely be taking advantage of some of these plugins! They can make your life a lot easier. Here are some of our favourites.

#1 Google XML Sitemaps

Google XML Sitemaps is a great little plugin. It helps search engines (like Google) crawl through […] Read more

Making Your Blog Take off in 2016

Making Your Blog Take off in 2016

 

New year, new you. Or maybe it should instead be “new year, new blog”. In 2016, we should all we working on our blogs and trying to really get them off the ground.

If you are one of the legions of people who are hoping to turn things around for their blog this year, then you have arrived at the right place.

Here are our tips for blogging in 2016 – follow them and you should see your blogging fortunes improve.

Make Sure Your Site Is Good

For once, we are not talking about the quality of your content or even how your website […] Read more

Crucial SEO Tips for Your Site

Crucial SEO Tips for Your Site

 

You run a website. You’re doing all you can to enhance its visibility, and you personally think it’s the bees’ knees. Sadly, for whatever reason, it seems like Google doesn’t quite agree with you yet – your site is languishing on page four or five in the SERPS. What can you do?

Well, there are plenty of sites out there that purport to offer the best SEO advice. A lot of them cater to individual pages, which is fine by itself, but for more noticeable results you want to be targeting your whole site.

That’s what we have been doing here at […] Read more

Copywriting Tips to Transform Your Copy

Copywriting Tips to Transform Your Copy

 

If you are just getting started in the world of producing copy, then you will already be well acquainted with just how difficult it can be. You have to come up with the best combinations of words and feelings to get across the benefits of a wide variety of different products and services, some of which you may know next to nothing about.

And you have to do it all on a schedule, meaning that you are always busy and barely get the time needed to improve your skills and hone your craft. When it’s all work, work, work, the quality […] Read more

The Tip-Top Tips for a Successful Blog

The Tip-Top Tips for a Successful Blog

 

How on earth do you make a blog stand out these days? There are thousands upon thousands of different people writing out there in the blogosphere, covering just about every single thing you can think of, in impeccable detail, with fantastic photographs, with writing that would make Hemingway envious. How are you supposed to keep up?

If you are just starting out, or if you’ve been going a while but are still looking to build up a loyal following, there are plenty of tips you can use to give yourself a bit of a boost. Here are our top tips for […] Read more

Quick and Easy SEO Tips for Everyone

Quick and Easy SEO Tips for Everyone

 

You have a website and you want it to appear at the top of search engine results pages (SERPs). So does everyone. So you’re up against quite a lot of competition, especially if you’re running a business online, and you rely on Google to help boosting your income.

Luckily for you, we’ve pulled together some fantastic helpful tips. None of them are overly complex or heavy on the jargon, so you should be able to benefit from them with just a rudimentary knowledge of SEO. Here we go!

Keep an Eye on Your Agency

Obviously, this tip only applies to you if you […] Read more

How to Act Like a Veteran Blogger When You’re Still a Newbie

How to Act Like a Veteran Blogger When You’re Still a Newbie

 

Blogging… it is like a jungle out there in the blogosphere, and – much like Darwin said – it is survival of the fittest. If you want to break away from the herd, you have to be special, or you at least have to make sure you seem special.

It’s hardest of all for newbie bloggers; newly created blogs are a dime a dozen, so you’ll have a seriously high level of competition. If you want to survive out there in the wilds, there are a few different things you can do to ensure you stand out from the crowd.

You can […] Read more

Driving Traffic to Your Blog Using Pinterest

Driving Traffic to Your Blog Using Pinterest

 

One of the most frustrating thing as a blogger is to find an interesting topic, taking the time to write a great post, create fantastic visuals to go with it, but then see view counts remaining stagnant. Your content is great, so why aren’t people clicking through to see it for themselves?

Of course you might get lucky, but without a good social media strategy ın place it’s unlikely your blog will become the successful one you want (and deserve) it to be.

Aside from the usual channels such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, Pinterest is fast becoming one of the most popular […] Read more

Useful Tools and Websites to Improve Your Blogging

Useful Tools and Websites to Improve Your Blogging

 

If you write a blog, you know all about the advantages it offers to your Company’s main website – everything from attracting information through people reading your articles, to giving the site itself an overall SEO boost, making it appear higher up in Google’s SERPs.

You probably know all about the pitfalls, too. A blog that is written poorly might sometimes do more harm than having no blog at all. You have to remember that you are writing for an audience, rather than for yourself; what will they find interesting? What will they want to read?

A good blog consists of two […] Read more

Simple SEO Tips for Smaller Businesses

Simple SEO Tips for Smaller Businesses

 

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) isn’t as complicated as it seems. Sure, it’s easy to get confused when thinking about all the technical terms and the various aspects of making sure your site is optimized well for search engines, but you don’t need to be an expert to implement and benefit from it.

There’s a lot you can do to help your site without needing any real specialist knowledge. Here are a number of fantastically useful tips – none of which are too perplexing or full of jargon – that you can take advantage of. Use them, and you’ll soon see your site […] Read more