Blogging has changed over the last 18 months or, so. A considerable amount of this change has to be attributed to the changes that Google brought about over the above said timeperiod. Algorithm changes, withdrawal of helpful tools not limited to the external keyword research tool and Google reader and many such other changes including the way guest posting will now be looked at by Google, all have in some way or, the other, impacted blogging and bloggers.
In this week’s Sunday Roundup, I found some interesting articles from my favorite blogs from around the web focusing on blogging and writing.
11 Fatal Mistake Bloggers Make : Things To Avoid Failure is wonderful. I thank failure because without mistakes I would never be the blogger I am today. I would never have traveled the world or quit my job for good. You might be worried, or anxious, or out and out terrified by failure, or what your blogging future holds. I feel your pain. Honestly. Many of my readers know my background; I struggled horribly to become a successful blogger.
Launching a New Website: Strategies for Success This guide was created for small business owners, entrepreneurs, bloggers, authors, or anyone seeking an improved lifestyle through Internet marketing. It outlines the essentials to online marketing success and a plan to help strategize growth ...
In recent times, people have become heavily dependent on the Internet for most of their requirements. Besides, the online community also provides a great platform for people to get vocal about their likes and dislikes. Although this can benefit your business in some ways, you must not ignore the fact that it can have an exactly opposite effect on your business if someone decides to get a tad too critical about the products or services being offered by you.
Today, with the technological advancements at its peak, the internet is buzzing with small online communities that cater to the needs of the people. Therefore you may come across blogs, forums, social media, review sites and the likes. You may ...
One of the most important aspects of your business is marketing and while you should still consider the traditional methods such as banner ads and well placed links, social media is something you cannot afford to avoid. One of the more powerful tools in your arsenal is Facebook marketing.
Building Your Business With Facebook
These days it seems as though every business worth their salt is on Facebook and for good reason. With tens of millions of active users, FB is an excellent way to introduce yourself to new customers and keep your loyal following up to date. Your business page should be filled with information about your business, what you do, where you are located, any deals or specials you are offering ...
Suddenly Facebook ads seem to be the next biggest thing on the internet. Every product that is launched and every training created by everyone from the Internet Marketing Gurus to the average Joe who claims to make a billion dollars on the internet, is now focussed on Facebook ads.
What has suddenly changed that the focus has shifted over to FB ads once again?
If you are wondering about the use of “once again” in the above paragraph, let me give you a context to it.
FB ads were one of the most talked about things about an year ago. Not a lot of social media sites gave you the option of advertising on them. So when Facebook came up with their ...
Most of the web developers think that the search engines do not care about how the website URL is formed. They claim that the search engines can fetch any type of URL, if other essential factors of the website are SEO friendly.
The web developers generally focus on speed of the site, use of SEO friendly keywords and other technical details of the site, where SEO concern about ROI and the website rankings. The web developers may be satisfied with an URL format, but the search engines may find it as an unfriendly URL.
You must take care to implement all the SEO friendly arrangements during the initial or say development stages of your website. It will be better because you do ...
People who love the attention, interrupting others to put forth their views, reprimanding and correcting others constantly, keeping the high profile people to themselves, well they are mostly avid tweeters and Face bookers. And for some reasons people who think that other people should always listen to their views, find themselves really active on Facebook and other social media.
Social media attracts narcissists?
There is also a study to that effect. It shows that . This is true for all the narcissists of all age groups, only that the young adults go to Twitter and the older ones go to Facebook to unleash their sermons and much valuable opinions.
The urge to be self-important
Twitter discussions are mostly influenced by people who have a ...
When you are a blogger one of the most difficult challenges you face is getting people to see your worth. Anyone can be a blogger for free. Just visit wordpress and blogger, fill in a few forms and you are now a fully qualified blogger, right?
Well that all depends on how people perceive you which is based on many factors.
The About Page
The about page is the most important page on your blog for establishing yourself with your readers. Usually the second most visited page, after the homepage, this is where you really get to show off your skills and add value to your personal brand.
When writing your about page it is important to consider your niche. Some niches will require ...
Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have already heard of the buzz that Pinterest- the latest social networking site, has been making lately. What makes it different from other social sites is that it is concentrated on images or photos. Users can bookmark their favorite images found online and organize them according to categories. Each collage of photos is called a Pinboard, and you can create as many boards as you like.
However, isn’t just a website for personal pleasure. There is actually more to Pinterest than just great photos. For online marketer or those who own businesses online, it can be a very useful tool to promote the business.
For one, Pinterest has an estimated five million ...
The popularity of WordPress is increasing day by day. With all its effective free plugins and designs, it is easy for people to create a blog and even a website within less time. Many WordPress bloggers pay very little attention to search engine optimization as they are mainly concerned with elements like creating the title, meta keywords, and meta description on their page. But there are some great things to be focused to optimize your WordPress blog for search engines, here are some tips:
Don’t forget to add permalinks on your blog.
The default WordPress settings uses web URLs which carry question marks and a series of numbers in them. These links are not that efficient for search engines and therefore ...
Content is the face of website and must be interesting enough to engage visitors to the site a while long. The first impression about your business is drawn with the flow of writing. Rather make an attractive and appealing writing which can hold the interest of readers then a straight and flat information or marketing of your business.
There are some tips mentioned to make your content interesting and updated to elicit visitors and make them visit your site again and again to read the content.
Tips To Create An Interesting Content
Make your Unique Style of writing
Make the website different and special from others. A unique voice, distinguishable content attracts the mind faster than others. An eye-catching content and formatting ...