Blogging Tips

7 Tactics to Convert Blog Readers Into Paying Customers

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 06, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
It’s a proven fact that businesses that blog get a lot more traffic than those who don't. But even if you’re getting thousands of visitors a day, it won’t help your business if none of those readers t…

7 Lessons I Learned During My First Year of Blogging

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 25, 2017
  • By Ryan Biddulph
My first year of blogging was like riding a seesaw. I went up. I went down. This is a typical experience for many new bloggers. Excitement leads to dread. Elation leads to depression. Potential profit…

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…

52 Weeks of Idea Starters for Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 23, 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…

8 Things to Look for in a Blogging Mentor

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 17, 2017
  • By Ryan Biddulph
If you are a fan of movies from the 1980's you probably watched the cult classic Wall Street. This flick chronicles the rise and fall of a young stockbroker in New York City during a period of massive…

8 Mindsets that are Killing Your Blog – and How to Beat Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
We’ve all been there: your blog is not where you want it to be. You can’t seem to improve your content or traffic, but that may not be the fault of your writing or marketing. Have you struggled with y…

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 to Dramatically Improve Your Blogging Productivity

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 12, 2017
  • By Ryan Biddulph
Nothing feels more frustrating than feeling like you achieved nothing at the end of your blogging day. Even worse? Staring at a screen filled with goose eggs when you scan your daily blogging profits.…

How to Self Publish Your Book #4: Designing and Formatting Your Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jun 29, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
Editor's Note This article is part of our 5-series how to self-publish your book guide. Traditional vs. Self Publishing for Bloggers Setting Your Timeline and Budget 5 Ways to Sell Your Self-Published…

How to Self Publish Your Book #3: 5 Ways to Sell Your Self-Published Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 15, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
Editor's Note This article is part of our 5-series how to self-publish your book guide. Traditional vs. Self Publishing for Bloggers Setting Your Timeline and Budget 5 Ways to Sell Your Self-Published…

5 Big Reasons Bloggers Should Self-Publish a Book

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated May 01, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
There’s nothing quite like being able to say “I’m an author!” As amazing as that feeling is, there are plenty of other great reasons for you to write a book. While blogging itself can be lucrative, eb…
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9 Best Landing Pages and What You Can Learn from Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Feb 21, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
There is no single design that makes a landing page perfect, but there are some key ingredients that can help. We've talked about many of these items over the last several months here on WHSR, such as…

6 Key Blogging Lessons From Famous Business Pivots

  • Articles
  • Updated Feb 02, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
TL;DR: Learn how to make strategic changes to your business by studying the successful pivots of others. Find inspiration for new ideas and keep your focus narrow and on point. Whether you’re starting…

8 Blogger Resources To Build Your Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 16, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
In the fast-changing world of influencer marketing, it's imperative for bloggers to stay current with today's trends. One of the best ways to keep informed is to follow and engage with the top influen…

How to Set Up an RSS Driven Automated Weekly Newsletter on MailChimp

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
According to the Software Advice Survey, about 40% of B2B marketers feel that the leads they gain via their in-house email marketing are higher quality than leads from other sources. Not only is it im…

Expert Interview: How to Build a Local Blog with Jennifer Auer

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Today, I'm sharing my interview with friend and fellow blogger, Jennifer Auer who runs Jersey Family Fun. Started in 2010, Jersey Family Fun now has over 100,000 monthly page views and more than 10,00…