Blogging Tips

Best Blogging Practices For Nonprofit Blogs

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 05, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
A blog is more than just a way to post stats and press releases about your company. In fact, used properly, blogging for nonprofit can be an indispensable tool to further strengthen the brand of your …

How Blogging Puts You at Risk (and How to Safeguard Your Privacy)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 27, 2019
  • By KeriLynn Engel
In today’s Information Age, data is the new currency. Every action we take online is gathered, analyzed, bought, and exploited every day. While marketers playing with big data might seem like not such…

Where to Find Paid Blogger Opportunities

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 07, 2019
  • By Gina Badalaty
As you start to promote and monetize your blog, you’ll need to find opportunities to work with brands. Fortunately, a number of groups exist that allow you to apply and get engaged with brands. These …

Beginner’s Guide to Personas

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 06, 2019
  • By KeriLynn Engel
You’ve probably heard of buyer personas or reader personas, and know that they’re an important marketing tool for building a blog or business. But what exactly are personas? What do they look like, an…

6 Ways Keeping In Touch With Your SEO Contacts Can Help You Win Long-Lasting Partnerships

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 04, 2019
  • By Luana Spinetti
Have you ever noticed a similarity amongst your SEO contacts? A simple thing, actually. They are in your same niche or industry. It doesn’t matter if you’re a blogger, an agency, a business owner or a…

How to Find the Right Niche for Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 10, 2019
  • By Gina Badalaty
This is normally how a newbie starts a blog: they would write about their work on Monday, hobbies on Tuesday, movies they have watched on Wednesday, and political views during the weekends. In short, …

Why Storytelling Is a Vital Part of Blogging

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 07, 2019
  • 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 the w…

How to Make Money Passively With Email Autoresponders

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Mar 06, 2019
  • By KeriLynn Engel
There’s a reason why so many bloggers say “the money’s in the list.” Most of your website visitors aren’t going to instantly turn into loyal fans. They’re probably checking out dozens, even hundreds o…

How to Dominate Your Blog Niche With Reader Surveys

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 30, 2019
  • By KeriLynn Engel
What tools do you use regularly to help build your blog? Productivity tools like Evernote, Trello, or ZenWriter might come to mind. While these are great tools that may help you to fit more tasks into…

How to Start and Run a Forum Website

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 04, 2019
  • By Lori Soard
Create a sense of community on your website by adding a forum. Go through 6 simple steps that detail everything from choosing a platform for your forum to setting up administrative rules. Quick naviga…

Content Planning for 2015 – How to Come up with 365 Days of Excellent Blogging Ideas

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 08, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
Planning out your content for the coming year has a number of advantages to just writing by the seat of your pants. While there is something to be said for being spontaneous with your writing, having …

A Business Guide To Blog Sponsorships and SEO

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 08, 2018
  • By Luana Spinetti
Business needs, blogger needs, Google's needs – it can be difficult to marry the three without hiccups. Sometimes, the world of sponsorships is marked with controversies. I'm sure you are well f…

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…

How To Run Your Blog Like The Pros (Even If You Just Started)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 27, 2018
  • By WHSR Guest
A blog is born every half a second. And yet 81% of blogs never make more than $100. Why is it that so many blogs are being started, and none of them ever seem to make much money? My hypothesis is that…

What Pop Sensation Taylor Swift Can Teach You About Running a Successful Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jun 14, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
1. Know Your Niche Taylor Swift knows music. She can play a guitar, she writes her own songs, and she sings. You don't win 7 Grammys, 11 American Music and 6 Country Music Association awards without k…

Email Outreach For Bloggers – 5 Successful Messages That Create Relationships

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 29, 2018
  • By Luana Spinetti
Email outreach is scary, isn't it? Heck, I know! I get the chills every time I have to reach out to a stranger to simply make a new friend, let alone to ask for something – a review, a collabora…