How to Speed up Your Blog’s Growth as a Beginner Blogger

How to Speed up Your Blog’s Growth as a Beginner Blogger

A lot of beginner bloggers drop out of the race at the first hurdle, when they see that – despite their best efforts – the number of regular readers and the number of page views just don’t seem to be increasing. At least, not in a manner that’s proportional to the effort and time involved in creating those posts.

Don’t feel like you have to abandon your work if you’re not seeing adequate rewards. These things take time. It will take time to establish yourself as a respected blogger, so you really should make sure that you keep at it, no […] Read more

Work in e-Commerce? Here’s Why You Should Get a Blog

Do you have an e-commerce website? Yes? And do you want to bring a good amount of traffic to said e-commerce website? Yes? Okay. We are going to put this as simply as we possibly can. You need to set up a blog for it. It really is as simple as that.

If you want to sell your wares, then you want your website to appear near the top of the search engine results pages, more commonly known as the SERPs. And one of the best ways to do this – not to mention the cheapest and the easiest – is […] Read more

How To Make Blog Posts More Interesting: A Guide to Using Video

How To Make Blog Posts More Interesting: A Guide to Using Video

If you want to keep on ensuring that people continue coming back to your site on a regular basis, and making sure that new visitors keep stumbling upon your blog, then you must try your very hardest to make your posts interesting, engaging and fresh.

Sometimes, however, it can be difficult to do that, especially when there is only so much within your niche that you can write about. Things are only made more difficult when you are stuck to the same form of post – you can only be so creative when you limit yourself to text posts of a […] Read more

8 Great Twitter Apps

8 Great Twitter Apps

If you’re anything like us you can’t live without Twitter. Perfect for connecting with like minded thinkers, promoting your blog or just being among the first to hear the latest breaking news, the possibilities are endless. And with these great apps, your Twitter experience could be vastly improved.

TweetDeck

A great alternative if you don’t get along with Hootsuite, this browser based app is a must for Twitter power users. Here you can schedule tweets, organize your Tweets and keep up to date with what all your favorite postings with the handy columns.

BioisChanged.com

BioisChanged searches for changes in your friend’s profile and updates […] Read more

Create a Media Kit for Your Blog: How & Why

Create a Media Kit for Your Blog: How & Why

 

If you’re a blogger, chances are that you want to work with brands and if you want to attract advertisers and sponsorships you’re going to need a media kit. In simple terms, this is a document that shows PRs what your blog is all about, the topics you write about, your blog statistics, your prices and other key information such as how many followers you have on other social media such as Instagram and Twitter. Being able to send a media kit out to marketers not only makes you look professional, but illustrates clearly and efficiently with facts and figures […] Read more

Blogging Tips for Beginners

Blogging Tips for Beginners

 

When it comes to blogging we all have to start somewhere and even the most successful bloggers out there had to start from the very bottom. From gaining followers to writing content and mastering the art of social media there’s a lot to learn as a newbie, so we’ve put together this handy set of tips to help take your blog from new kid on the block to the next big thing. Even if you’re a veteran blogger you never stop learning, so who knows you might even pick up a few tips and tricks too.

Blog about your passion 

There’s nothing […] Read more

How to Blog Better (Without Actually Blogging!)

How to Blog Better (Without Actually Blogging!)

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

2016’s Top 3 Blogging Tools

2016’s Top 3 Blogging Tools

 

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

6 Quick and Easy Twitter Tips

6 Quick and Easy Twitter Tips

 

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

Common SEO Misconceptions

Common SEO Misconceptions

 

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