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How to Install Google Analytics in WordPress

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jan 12, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
Google Analytics is one of the most essential tools you need to track and optimize the performance of your website. Keep in mind that, no matter how much experience you gain through years of web devel…

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 Improve Facebook Engagement in 2016

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Facebook is an excellent, cost efficient marketing tool for publishers and bloggers, but it's also a hotbed of rumor, hearsay and controversy over what you allegedly can or cannot do. There are soluti…

7 online tools that help you to write faster and better

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Jerry Low
Anyone can start a blog – but not everyone can start and maintain a quality blog that offers valuable insights and advice. Part of running a high quality blog is offering high quality content with hig…

Keep Your Readers Interested with Hooks and Hangers

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
More and more marketers are focusing on unique content to promote their websites. Social Media Examiner's 2014 Social Media Marketing Industry Report indicates that 58% of marketing professionals feel…

How to Write Blog Posts that Are Scannable for Hurried Readers

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
No matter how much you may wish otherwise, there are a mere 24 hours in each day and at least a few of those must be spent sleeping if you want to be even slightly coherent. Yet, there is so much that…

[Infographic] 20 Creative Writing Prompts to Start with in 2015

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Jerry Low
So are you planning out your content for your blog in 2015? In case you are looking for help – here's an infographic (prompts originally written by WHSR blogger Lori Soard) to jog your brain and…

Top Five Ways to Catch Typos and Errors in Your Own Writing

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
Pick up any bestselling novel, read any popular blog, or even look at a newspaper, and you'll find one thing in common. Each and every writer makes typos of some sort and it is really difficult to cat…

Insider Look at What Top Editors Do to Make Articles Shine

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
The Confederation of British Industry estimates that 42% of employers are unhappy with the writing and reading skills of young employees. They have to spend money to provide remedial training and get …

Checking How Readable Your Articles Are with Word’s Readability Statistics

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
One rule of thumb when writing to the masses is that most of them read at about a sixth to eighth grade reading level. While the majority of Americans and others developed countries are literate, the …

Top Editing Tips for Cutting a Lengthy Post Down to Size

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
One issue I see as an editor over and over are articles that are pretty lengthy and have a lot of redundant information. As a writer, you have something to say. That's why you write after all. Writers…

Capture Your Reader’s Interest Like a Hollywood Screenwriter

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
The goal of any good screenwriter, or any writer really, is to grab the reader's attention and keep it until the end. Your goal for your blog should be exactly the same. From the minute the site visit…

What Bloggers can Learn from The Bachelor about Content

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
The Bachelor, a reality series, first aired on ABC in March of 2002.  If you haven't seen or heard about the show, the basic premise is an eligible bachelor and 25 women. He dates the women in groups …

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…

Site Security Issues from the Eyes of Web Hosting Company

  • WordPress
  • Updated Dec 11, 2016
  • By WHSR Guest
Note: This guest post is written by Stacey Talieres of InterServer.  The biggest threat to any organization’s security is people. It often times is the weakest link in a series of security procedures.…