Articles by Lori Soard

How Hostinger Bootstrapped Their Company to 29 Million Users in the Last Decade

  • Interviews
  • July 15, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
When an entrepreneur has the idea to start a company from nothing, they usually dream that it will one day grow into something amazing, but no one knows for sure. It is estimated that 96% of businesse…

How Aparg Gained 400+ Customers in Five Short Years

  • Interviews
  • July 15, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Growing a  business from the ground up is not an easy feat for anyone. In fact, it is a major challenge to figure out how to market your new business, where to find clients, and how to make it a profi…

Vim: Making Life Easier for Coders while Helping Children in Uganda

  • Web Tools
  • July 11, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
If you’re in any type of web development or programming, then you’ve likely heard of Vim (vim.org), which stands for “Vi Impoved.” Vim is an open source text editing software. …

52 Weeks of Idea Starters for Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • July 03, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
If you want site visitors to return to your blog frequently, you have to give them fresh material to read. They need to know they can trust you to give them good advice and to give it on a regular sch…

June Roundup: Comparing Site Builders and Making Money from Online Courses

  • Site Updates & News
  • July 03, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Dear Readers, It is officially summer and things are heating up here at WHSR just as they are outside. We have a number of things for you to look at this month that I know you’re going to find r…

May Roundup: Evaluate Your Web Host and Blog

  • Site Updates & News
  • June 02, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Dear Readers, While it isn’t yet officially summer, May marks the beginning of the warm months to come. Many of you likely enjoyed Memorial Day picnics over the past weekend. Summer is a great time to…

The Secrets of Writing Irresistible Blog Posts

  • Copy Writing
  • July 12, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
You can have an amazing website design, but content is ultimately what sells your website to the outside world. Writing irresistible blog posts is an important component of keeping content fresh and e…

Why Storytelling Is a Vital Part of Blogging

  • Blogging Tips
  • May 10, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
About 78% of managers think that content is still the future of marketing and that branding is king. It shouldn’t be any surprise. Stories are as old as time. The first cavemen shared stories on…

BlogVault’s Journey from a Hobby Project to Profitable Business

  • Interviews
  • June 12, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
For small business owners, finding that one thing you’re truly passionate about and feel called to create is more rewarding even than the profit a business might make (although, we all want that…

April Roundup: Building Biz from Ground Up, Comparing CMS, Boosting Traffic

  • Site Updates & News
  • May 02, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Dear Readers, I hope you had a safe and enjoyable April. Can you believe we are already into May? In many areas, May is a time where spring flowers are in full bloom and everything is fresh and new. I…