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Why Author Rank Matters More After The Death Of Google Authorship

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 03, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
What does an editorial by an established author have in common with all the other content pieces by all the other authors in your niche? Too much… there are countless authors who are musing the same i…
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10 Tips to Help You Find Time to Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 30, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Being a freelance blog writer is great gig to fill the time if you are in between jobs, or children, or have lots of spare time on your hands.  The question is, once your schedule changes and free tim…

5 Creative Ways to Find Blog Topics for Clients

  • Blog
  • Updated Sep 16, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
It happens to every blogger: writer’s block – that period of time when you can’t find words or topics to write about. When you are writing multiple blogs on a specialty topic, it can be even more chal…
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Brands & Bloggers: Best Practices for Working Together

  • Blog
  • Updated Aug 24, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
This week, I received two pitches from brands that I really like to review products or link up posts. While this is flattering, the truth is that I’ve already worked with both products – it seemed unk…
Best Practices for FTC Disclosure and Other Legal Pitfalls

How to Keep Your Blog from Getting Sued

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 07, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Disclaimer: Deposit Photos provided product in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. Best Practices for FTC Disclosure and Other Legal Pitfalls In 2009, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) publ…

[Infographic] 7 Easy Ways to Recycle Your Blogposts

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jun 24, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Recycling your blogpost is not about being lazy and spinning your old content. It's about re-visiting a topic that matters with added value and to continue the dialogue. Perhaps you previously wrote a…

Graphics is Not My Thing: Part 1: Take Better Photos

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Apr 12, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Consider yourself hopeless as a photographer? Great photos are an absolute requirement for a good blog, particularly if you work with brands, but while you don’t necessarily have to be a great photogr…

Graphics is Not My Thing: Part 2: Editing

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Apr 12, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Last time, I shared simple steps on how you can improve taking photos, especially if you have a blog or website centered around product reviews, your family or travel. This week, we’ll tackle basic ed…

Free Advertising through Online Blog Tours

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Mar 03, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
You’ve heard of guest blogging, but taking that concept a step further can result in massive traffic driven to your site in the span of a couple of weeks. This can be particularly useful if you’re run…
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Top 10 Most Visited Websites and How You Can Benefit from Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 27, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
If you could utilize the ten websites with the most traffic on the Internet, how would that benefit your business? In a report compiled by Go Gulf Web Technologies from sources such as Nielson, Pew In…
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How to Save Time in Blog Marketing with IFTTT

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 07, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
If you find yourself lost in the social media time suck of trying to keep up with promotion on several of social media sites, IFTTT is going to be the best thing you ever discovered for marketing your…
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The Pitfalls of Hacking and Spam: 7 Ways to Protect Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 19, 2013
  • By Gina Badalaty
Blogs are a great way to build up a business, share your talent for crafting or cooking, or educate a common audience. But they are also vulnerable to attacks from spammers and hackers. So, just like …
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7 Habits of Highly Effective Bloggers

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 14, 2013
  • By Kevin Muldoon
I am sure you read before that over 95% of blogs that are created are abandoned. This statistic could be skewed due to the fact that most people who create a blog do not have any plans on doing it lon…
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WordPress How-To: The Basics Of WP Plugins Development

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 12, 2013
  • By Jerry Low
We will be working on a series of articles focus on “how to do X with WordPress“. These articles will be a little lengthy and they are mainly for experienced webmasters and developers; in …
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WordPress How-To: Create A Showcase for WP Themes Demos

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Aug 12, 2013
  • By Jerry Low
WordPress theme development has really taken off in recent years, as the WordPress software has reached more than 60 million users around the world. The company has also unveiled its WordPress.com rem…

How to Write 3,000 Words Per Day Whilst Travelling Around the World

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 29, 2013
  • By Kevin Muldoon
I first set off from my native Scotland in 2003 for a trip to Asia and Australia. I had been working online for three years by this point, however around this time I started making enough to become se…