4 Questions You Need To Ask Before You Write the Next Guest Post

Writing Your Next Guest Post

One thing that I really love as a blogger is guest posting. There are so many things that guest posting helps you achieve. Above all, writing guest posts consistently gives your website or blog a quick SEO boost. However, in desperation or hurry, guest bloggers make potential mistakes while writing guest articles. The most common [...]

5 Proven Techniques to Drive Quality Traffic to Your Blog

Quality Traffic for your Blog

For a blogger, one of the toughest tasks is to drive quality traffic to your blog and build an engaged audience. I know this since I have been through this myself. Many beginners and newbies find it difficult to get people to read their content and eventually they get frustrated and end up quitting. With this in mind, I am going to give you a list of five proven techniques to help every blogger, whether a newbie or an established one to drive quality targeted traffic to your blogs.

10 Lessons from the Guest Blogging School of Hard Knocks

Full Time Blogger

In this post-Panda and Penguin search landscape, one much talked-about topic when SEO specialists gather together for a virtual drink is guest blogging. Guest blogging, as you may already have read from several different sources, is perceived as a way to rank high in the search engines, mainly because guest blogging is all about content. And with compelling content, social media sharing comes into play. Given the many algorithm changes that have been happening of late, social media, as some blogging and SEO experts claim, is the new SEO.

Want Me to Delete Your Guest Post? Just Make These 7 Mistakes

Delete Your Guest Post

Delete. That was the sound of me getting rid of another poor guest post pitch. I used to respond to every guest post request I got, but lately I’ve been inundated with approaches that are, quite frankly, poor. That’s probably one of the reasons that a lot of prominent bloggers are refusing to accept guest posts. I have to say that I love a good guest post. But I’m not so desperate that I will take any old post that someone throws my way. Here are the issues that make me turn down guest post approaches.

Is Guest Posting the Most Logical Approach?

Is guest blogging the best approach

Getting your site or blog noticed when you first start can be an mind boggling task. In fact, this is the number one reason why people start blogging and simply quit. Why? Because, they are getting no traffic and feel they are expending all their effort on writing and getting no satisfaction from it. Here is the thing – you need to start guest posting on authority sites in your niche.

HOW TO: Build Influential Contacts Through Guest Blogging

Every blogger knows the benefit of guest blogging. If they don’t they most certainly should. It is one of the most effective ways that you can increase your visibility, reach a wider audience and build lasting relationships with other bloggers so you can assist one another in the future. It is the reason so many do regular crossovers, despite not being official affiliates. But how do you make the most of every single guest blogging contact you make? Sure, the bulk of that effort rests on your writing quality posts and remaining friendly with the site owners and staff while doing it. Is that all of it, though? Actually, there are several things you can do to improve those nifty positives of guest blogging. Just follow these simple tips.

How To Be A Guest Blogging Genius With Targeted Posts

Become a guest blogging genius

Guest blogging has become the latest buzz word. Ever since Google officially banned every black hat SEO method people have been trying to blacklist guest blogging too. Small business owners, new born bloggers, everyone wants to be seen with a link from all those blogs that are doing well. You might have seen several guest posts here and if you are a blogger you might be summoning up the courage to forward a guest posting request. But if guest blogging is only for backlinks then I should warn you that, that you are missing the fun in the game.

5 Warning Signs You’re Not Ready To Start Guest Blogging

Not Ready for Guest Blogging

Guest blogging has countless benefits and some even consider it as the holy grail when it comes to building authority, generating backlinks and attracting new readers. But just like anything else we do in life – timing is everything! The very first sign that you’re not ready to do a guest post is that you just started blogging a few days ago, so in this post we’re not even going that count that one, ok? lol One other thing we aren’t going to count is those of you who don’t even read or follow the instructions that the host blogger has provided for you. If that’s you, there’s a chance you might not even be ready to have your own blog let alone get started with guest blogging…continue reading…

5 Qualities of a Perfect Guest Blogger

Perfect Guest Blogger

Let me share a top blogging secret with all of you. Do you know what most of the successful blogs out there have in common? Well, they’ve all invited guest bloggers to write for their blogs. Let me make one thing clear that guest authors are not made for successful blogs only. They can do a great job to turn a less popular blog into one of the most popular in a short span of time. If you plan to achieve success with your blog quickly, it’s a good idea to consider hiring guest bloggers. But hiring guest bloggers or writers for your blog is not something that you can do within a few moments. It’s important to make sure that the guest authors you choose carry the expertise that’s adequate to address the specific needs of your blog’s readers or target audience.…continue reading…

How To Get More Guest Posts Accepted

Guest Posts Accepted

Networking is one of the best ways to get your guest posts accepted. I know for a fact that some of my guest posts would not have been published if it wasn’t for my friendship with the blog owner. The key here is not to spam their blog and comment 5 times on each post (unless it is relevant), they key is to email the blogger with suggestions, promote their content on social media sites and even link to their blog from your site. Doing all of this can get the blog owners attention and that is the trick to building a network.…continue reading…

How to Attract More Guest Bloggers on Your Blog

Guest bloggers wanted

As a blog owner, we need to produce high quality contents in the form of posts on daily basis to make sure our blog is moving in the right direction. Sometimes it becomes really difficult to generate targeted posts due to the busy lifestyle we all are living or we are short of blog post ideas. Guest blogging can fix this problem to a great extent. To solve the problem of publishing relevant contents on regular basis, you should incorporate a guest blogging system on your blog.…continue reading…

Guest Posts – Are You Doing it Correctly

I have seen many people sending guest posts but it is only with an intent to get a backlink. Most of the blog owner who accepts guest posts knows what I am talking about. I know that there are millions of blogs and a place for every article, so each article ends up finding its place. But I would assume you are not one of the those who are just giving low quality post, you write good quality articles and send those to other blog owners as guest posts. Writing a good article does take its time and effort, are you getting all the milk it is worth for?…continue reading…

Six Reasons Why I Won’t Be Blogging on Your Site

I don’t mind guest posting on new blogs that don’t have a lot of comments. I’ve been there – and still am with some of my newer web properties. What I DO mind is when comments are disabled on every post. What’s the matter – don’t you want to talk to other bloggers? I do. Half the fun of blogging is finding out what other people think or have experienced about the topic you’re discussing.…continue reading…

8 Ways to Take Your Relationships Beyond Twitter

Build Your List

Twitter gives birth to relationships. But Twitter isn’t quite enough to build out strong, lasting relationships. You should not miss out on opportunities that start in Twitter but can go so much further beyond the Twitter “walls”. Use Twitter as a compliment to other tools and strategies as you build these invaluable relationships in this amazing human network.…continue reading…