Articles by Luana Spinetti

7 Unusual (But Powerful) Social Networks For Freelance Bloggers

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Sep 22, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
Which social networks have helped you build the strongest community around your blog so far? Before we introduce the networks This is an old post but we've updated it several times to make sure the in…

5 Simple PHP Scripts To Help Increase Website-led Conversions

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Sep 16, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
Users love to receive recognition for their visits. Think of it: doesn't it make a big difference when you enter a place where nobody even acknowledges your presence compared to a place where the host…

How To Write An Outstanding Blog Post When The World Breaks Loose (In and Outside of You)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Apr 28, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
It's tough to remember you have a blog to maintain and grow when everything breaks around you – and you wind up broken, too. From depression to illness to a loss, when the world breaks loose ins…

9 Actionable Tips For Effective Pinterest Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Feb 08, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
If there's something that makes 21st century people entirely different from 19th or even 20th century people, it's their need for visual content over text-only. Like Instagram, Pinterest was born to a…

You Are Doing It Wrong! 9 Blog Marketing Mistakes to Avoid Like Plague

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 08, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
Blog promotion was never easy for me. The fear of getting “too salesy” might have played a role, but more often it was a lack of understanding of my audience and, most of all, a lack of pl…

How To Create Effective Content Roundups And Boost Your Traffic

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
As you work on a roundup piece for your blog or newsletter, you may be thinking something along these lines: “This piece will generate more traffic and/or subscribers than my other posts or emai…

How Super Bloggers Work: Getting Efficient with A Blog Schedule

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Apr 15, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
Managing a blog is not easy work, especially if you strive to publish quality posts that your readers love while you must also make time to develop other products, run your newsletter and social chann…

10 Essential Rules for Effective Snapchat Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Oct 26, 2020
  • By Luana Spinetti
According to Statista, Snapchat reached 200 million active users in September 2016. The US user base can count on 37% of users in the 18-24 age group (as of February 2016), while daily popularity in I…

10 Essential Rules for Effective LinkedIn Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jan 12, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
LinkedIn can count on a smaller user base compared to Facebook and Twitter, but the numbers are still relevant for bloggers and social media managers, especially if the niche or industry is B2B. Accor…

How to Sell An Online Course On A Non-Popular Topic (And Generate Traffic)

  • Online Business
  • Updated Oct 26, 2020
  • By Luana Spinetti
Why should you want to try and sell an online course on a mostly unknown topic? You know anything less than popular will hardly get the attention of your target audience, especially if it requires tha…

How (Not) to Monetize Your Blog Newsletter. The Practical Guide

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Jul 04, 2019
  • By Luana Spinetti
You have your fabulous blog newsletter up and running. It's doing a great job at attracting subscribers, and you make sure every email you send out is engaging and memorable. Maybe your open and click…

10 Essential Rules For Effective Instagram Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • By Luana Spinetti
2020 is the year of Instagram. The platform ranks among the top 6 leading social networks worldwide according to Statista with 1 billion monthly active accounts. Bloggers in various niches have used i…

6 Indicators that Your Blog Post Idea Might Go Viral

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 25, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
You always start with an idea. The idea may come to you from any source, book, blog, magazine, or life event. And potentially, any idea suiting your niche is good, because it can be something your rea…

11 Free WordPress Plugins to Increase Opt-Ins, Shares and Conversions

  • WordPress
  • Updated Mar 13, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
As a blogger, you know you can't afford to do everything all by yourself. It would take months or years to learn the practical and mental skills to develop scripts for every function you want your web…

8 Methods To Speed Up Writing and Produce Quality Blog Posts

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Oct 25, 2018
  • By Luana Spinetti
Writing a blog post isn't easy, but writing a blog post that converts is even more difficult. You have audience data to dig through, experts to find and quote, data from case studies and reports to fi…

Contextual Advertising For Bloggers – Ethical Practices and Relevance

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 08, 2018
  • By Luana Spinetti
As a blogger, there have been times when I looked for more ways to monetize my blogs than just with sponsored posts and sidebar ads. I'm sure you have done the same to try to boost your blog income. C…