Whether you are blogging for the first time or you have been blogging for years, increasing your blog exposure is an ongoing process and a must for every blogger. There are two main purposes for submission of a blog to social media directories; one is to get listed in their directories and the other one is get people liking and voting for your contents. The more your blog is popular, the higher it will appear on those directories or front page of those social media where it is exposed to million of viewers.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Monday, May 28, 2012
Search engine optimization techniques has become a daily process for most bloggers. This is because with the many new websites coming up each day, it has become almost impossible to succeed in the world of blogging unless your blog get a page ranking.
Saturday, May 26, 2012
Link wheel is a method used in SEO process that helps in creating high quality backlinks to a website/blog. These backlinks comes from 2.0 web properties (websites with high page ranking) and are interconnected with each other all pointing back to your website/blog.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Whether you only own one blog or you have multiple blogs, you will definitely agree with me when I say that, any form of blogging is a kind of a responsibility. Blogging requires dedication, passion, discipline, patience, education and commitment among others. Even if you are interested in blogging and you lack most of these skills, it would simply be an indication that blogging then is not your area.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
This blog is hosted by Blogger and is considered as a free blog. While there is cons and pros of using a hosted blog, there is no universal requirement that you must own your blog in order to be successful. They are many business that have used hosted blog for a long time and they are still doing very well. Though it is true that using a free blog comes with certain some limitations which may affect your marketing abilities.
Sunday, May 20, 2012
If you are thinking about buying a domain name, then you are in the right place since in this post, I will be discussing about important tips that can help you in choosing the right domain name. When purchasing a domain, it is always important to think about the reputation of the organization that you considering to buy your domain from; ask yourself whether the company is well know or it is just another company that most likely will send your visitors off since no one seem to have ever heard it.
Friday, May 18, 2012
Threaded commenting is a basic feature that comes with blogger's blog. It allows the readers or anyone to leave or respond to comments of the other audience unlike in single level commenting where you only respond to a post or post a comment to another post. It is also another way of encouraging a dialogue among readers.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Nowadays, it seems that every blogger is looking for ways that can make his/her blog land on the first page of search engines. This is because, if your blog is ranked high in search engines, it will most likely appears among the top search results when someone is looking for information. The high ranking equals many clicks or many people coming to your blog. In case your blog is for monetization purposes or you have ads that you would like your readers to click, you will definitely be able to make some money.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Pinterest allows it users to organize and share their content, discover new thing and even get to know new people. It a good channel to market yourself or even contents from other blogs that you may come across.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Social buttons allow you to share your contents with the rest of the world. It is also a way of increasing traffic to your website and making your blog more popular. Adding a floating social button in a blog is very easy since you only need to insert a HTML script code and you are done.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
You may not be aware that your blog may be considered as having paid links/selling links until when one day you wake up and find out that your blog PR has dropped from 3 to 0. For new bloggers who may not be aware of what is considered paid link. This post is meant to educate you on paid links and what you need to do to avoid falling in such a trap.
Monday, May 7, 2012
Showing only a part of your blog post reduces the amount of space that the whole post occupies and is a way of creating suspense to the readers. Readers will most likely be interested in reading further your post especially if the post is very interesting or it has important or informative information. You are also able to fit several posts in a small space reducing the amount of time spent on loading a page.
Friday, May 4, 2012
Blogger blogspot comes with an inbuilt structure of permalinks that make it impossible to edit the post's URL once you publish it. This limitations usually affect the overall performance of your blog in search engine since most likely, if you are using long titles, only the first few words on the line will appears on the search engine and the rest will be ignored.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Backlinks are an important part of SEO and have a significant positive influence on page ranking. This is because search engines like Google consider quality backlinks as a recommendation from other blog/websites but getting backlinks from those high ranking websites is usually very hard since most of them are 'nofollow' blogs/websites.