With more than a billion active websites and blogs on the internet today, it’s now more about building relationships, outreach, and promoting your content more effectively. This is the winning formula for blogging today, and you must stay up with the current content creation and marketing trends if you want to compete. It’s no longer a matter of simply creating content and hoping that people will come to your site. It’s now all about putting in the time, work, and effort where others fall short. Today I’m going to provide you with some of the best resources, tools and social media tips to expand your reach and marketing in the process.
Blogging is considered one of the most profitable ways to make money online. Many people, when they read this statement, start to research to learn how they can start a blog, because they think that having a blog means that they will begin to earn a monthly income, right away. If you want to develop an effective blog that makes money, you should stop considering yourself as solely a content author and start treating your blog like its a business. I suggest you to take a look at these seven blogging mistakes in order to avoid them when starting out with your online career.
Blogging is a skill. Don’t let anybody fool you. Are you wondering if you have the right blogging skills? Some desperate or outright clueless bloggers may say that you can master blogging in 3 to 6 months but this is an absolute lie. What human being can master any skill in 3 to 6 months? Most of us take years if not decades to become highly proficient in any one discipline. Read this article and I’ll point you in the right direction for skills to practice regularly to become a rocking blogger.
Today, I’m about to share with you a useful guide to writing powerful emails. If you’ve been wondering whether email marketing is still a relevant strategy to engage your blogging audience and turn them into paying customers, the answer is a resounding YES. Before you write your next email, make sure to apply the 6 strategies below. What are you waiting for? Let’s get started.
Are you getting an endless torrent of comments on your blog? Or is your blog like a blog commenting ghost town? Blogging From Paradise currently has 6,848 approved comments. My old blog was comment-free for many months. How did I go from comment ghost town to thriving comment party? In this article I’ll show you what it takes to get helpful blog comments from your readers in 8 steps.
Twitter’s potential as a marketing channel maybe clear, few people approach the platform with the right strategy. What works on Facebook needn’t apply to Twitter, as the dynamics of both of these platforms are diverse. Twitter is a great social platform to connect with your audience real time, initiate important conversations and turn them into loyal fans. However, creating that level of engagement on the platform requires special attention and the right twitter marketing strategies. This post can serve as a great start.
If you are planning to start a new blog, the first decision you need to make is about hosting. For a long time, I have been an advocate of using shared-hosting to start a new blog. If you are just starting and this is your first blog, shared hosting provides a cost effective way to test and see if you can actually sustain your blogging enthusiasm. But there are other choices out there to explore including VPS, dedicated servers and something new from Amazon. Let’s take a look at all of these options and decide which one is right for your new blog.