Tips and Tricks for Choosing the Right Moving CompanySo you need to move and you probably are considering a number of removal companies in your area. Butt how to choose the right one? Where to Start What are the fundamental characteristics that a moving company must have? Once you are ready to move, start asking for a few quotes from different removal companies. […]
How to Start a Gardening Blog and Make ProfitIf gardening is something you love, then you have probably thought about starting a gardening blog. After all, anyone with a computer can set up a blog and add some posts sharing their knowledge.
However, if you want to have a truly successful gardening blog, there is a little more to it than that. Not only do you need some inside knowledge to share, you may want to specialize further, creating a niche topic.
You’ll also want to hit the ground running with some solid SEO, design and content principles that will drive traffic to your blog and help you reach a wider audience.
How to Build Your Blog, Dungeon Master StyleIf you’re a Dungeons & Dragons aficionado, and a blogger, too, have you ever noticed that both activities use a lot of the same skills? It may not seem like it as first glance, but there’s actually a lot of overlap in the two hobbies (besides their geekiness!). If you have the skills to build an epic D&D campaign, you definitely have what it takes to build a successful blog.
Reasons why you created a blog might be a thousand and more, but what is certain is that these readers are not like regular readers, and not even like regular subscribers — they’re more like your team, or your family.
That’s when creating an elite or premium newsletter is a good idea.
7 Quick Ways to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog)Companies take out advertisements, restaurants distribute menus and coupons. Bloggers could (in theory) use these promotional avenues… but I don’t think the ROI would be great. That said, it’s important that we bloggers use what we do have available to us (with decent returns) – the power of self-promotion…
After all, if you don’t promote yourself, who will?
As bloggers, our businesses exist on the web – so it only makes sense that we should promote ourselves on the web, too. Here are a few great venues for self-promotion.
4 Ways to Blog Smarter and Build Your TrafficBloggers have it tough nowadays. An overcrowded blogosphere is filled with blogs in every niche you can imagine, social media is growing without driving blog traffic and posts suddenly need to be over 1,000 words to get search engine positioning. Creating a successful blog has become a full time job – even when it doesn’t earn full time pay.
What’s a blogger to do? Throwing in the towel is one option, sure, but you can build traffic to monetize your blog and create a career as a freelance writer from it, if you learn to work smarter. Here are 4 ways to blog smarter to build your traffic –
Where to Find Paid Blogger OpportunitiesThese programs often protect you as a blogger, including ensuring you get paid and have a contract. I’m going to give you a glimpse inside my favorite – and most profitable – influencer and affiliate marketing programs.