The Ultimate Guide to Leaving Comments On Blogs

(Thu, 29 Sep 2022 07:02:16 +0000)

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If you’ve ever read a post, book or eBook, or listened to a webinar or conference session on the topic of ‘finding readers for your blog’ you’ll have heard the advice: ‘Leave comments on other blogs‘ It was the first piece of advice I remember reading about building readership and ...more

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10 Techniques to Get More Comments on Your Blog

(Thu, 22 Sep 2022 12:01:38 +0000)

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Only 1 out of every 100 Readers Comment on your Blog A Jakob Nielsen study once found that 90% of online community users are lurkers (read or observe without contributing) with only 9% of users contributing ‘a little’ and 1% actively contributing. Are only 1% of your blog’s users are ...more

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2022 Genius Bloggers Toolkit

(Wed, 21 Sep 2022 12:51:16 +0000)

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Every year thousands of bloggers buy The Genius Blogger’s Toolkit because it represents unbelievable value for a massive compilation of extremely useful blogging resources. The only catch – and the reason why they can sell this bundle so cheap – is that this offer is only available for a strictly limited ...more

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Why Are Your Affiliate Promotions Not Converting?

(Thu, 15 Sep 2022 07:11:44 +0000)

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I had an email this morning from a blogger who has built a great loyal readership to their blog and who has been attempting to monetize that readership lately by doing some affiliate promotions on that blog. The problem – nobody is buying anything that they promote. I spent a ...more

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How to Reduce Your Time on Social Media to Increase Your Blogging Productivity

(Thu, 08 Sep 2022 02:00:00 +0000)

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This is a post by ProBlogger Productivity Expert Nicole Avery As bloggers, social media is a key tool of the trade for us. It allows us to grow our blogs, interact with readers, build communities and stay in touch with current events and news in our niche. But it can ...more

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8 “First Step” SEO Tips for Bloggers

(Thu, 01 Sep 2022 02:08:02 +0000)

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“What are the first steps to optimizing my blog for searches?” – question submitted by @monedays using the #pbquestions hashtag on Twitter. Much has been written on the topic of search engine optimization for bloggers – but let me give you a few basic first steps: 1. Content is King ...more

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10 Ways to Switch Your Brain to Writing Mode When Working From Home

(Thu, 25 Aug 2022 08:27:00 +0000)

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This post is from ProBlogger Team member Stacey Roberts Finding it hard to make time to blog? Me too. In fact, that’s one of the biggest issues people tell me they have when trying to write. Often we’re blogging from home alongside other work and family commitments, and it can ...more

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Are these Mindsets Holding You Back from Achieving Blogging Success?

(Wed, 10 Aug 2022 14:00:29 +0000)

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“What’s the biggest mistake you see aspiring bloggers making?” This is a question I’m asked a fair bit on panels or in interviews, and it’s one that I suspect the people asking the question would like a technical answer to. The reality is that the biggest mistakes I see bloggers ...more

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Get Your First 1000 Readers: Here’s Your Step by Step Plan

(Wed, 03 Aug 2022 06:13:03 +0000)

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By ProBlogger Writing Expert Ali Luke. Has your blog got a grand total of three subscribers? (You, your test account, and your mum?) Maybe you’ve got a little bit further than that. You’ve got 10 or 20 or 50 readers signed up to read your posts or your newsletter. But ...more

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How to Use Numbers Effectively in Your Blog Posts

(Thu, 28 Jul 2022 06:00:00 +0000)

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You’re a blogger, so hopefully you feel confident working with words. But words alone aren’t enough. Even if you haven’t been blogging for long (or are yet to start), you’ve probably noticed numbers coming up a lot in other people’s posts. You often find numbers in post titles such as: ...more

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Why Nobody Reads Your Content and What to do About it

(Thu, 21 Jul 2022 06:42:55 +0000)

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Question: How do people read online? Answer: They don’t read, they scan. In research on how people read websites it’s been found that 79% of users first scanned any new page they came across and only 16% read word-by-word. Knowing this, how should bloggers who want to reach an audience ...more

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11 Tips to Create a Personal Connection with Your Audience

(Thu, 14 Jul 2022 07:15:46 +0000)

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Have you ever experienced being very connected to a blogger? For me, there’s been several times over the years where it’s felt like a blogger is talking directly to me through their writing and/or podcasting. Some content creators just seem to have that sense of who is on the other ...more

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How to Turn Your Business Blog Readers Into Paying Customers

(Thu, 07 Jul 2022 00:01:43 +0000)

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This is a guest contribution from Alicia Rades. You started a blog for your business because you recognized the importance of content marketing. You know that businesses that blog get more traffic than those that don’t. But more traffic doesn’t necessarily mean more customers. You have to be able to leverage ...more

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Discover a New Way to Protect Yourself from Data-Loss Nightmares

(Thu, 30 Jun 2022 13:54:42 +0000)

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How do you backup your computer/s? This past month I’ve changed my approach and I wish I’d done it earlier. In this article I’ll tell you why I’ve switched. For many years I’ve used hard drives onsite at my house and have then backed up those drives to others offsite at ...more

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How to Build a Blog that Has Lasting Impact Upon Its Readers

(Thu, 30 Jun 2022 03:08:54 +0000)

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If you want to have a blog that makes a difference in the lives of those who read it, I would highly recommend getting clarity around these three simple (yet powerful) questions: Who are your readers? What do they need? How will they change as a result of reading your ...more

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How to Be a Purple Cow Blogger

(Thu, 23 Jun 2022 10:47:52 +0000)

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One of the common mistakes that I see in many blogs is that they are quite simply unremarkable. We’ve all seen seen these blogs – (and most of us if we’re honest will admit to having written them at some point) – they are the blogs you look at for ...more

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11 Ways to Create More Compelling Content for Your Blog

(Thu, 16 Jun 2022 03:19:03 +0000)

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Today I wanted to share some tips on how you can make your content more compelling, whether it’s written, video or audio content. I’m mixing things up and testing out my new camera to create some video content for the blog. For those of you interested in the production aspects ...more

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5 Mistakes Bloggers are Making with Online Courses

(Thu, 09 Jun 2022 08:04:19 +0000)

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By ProBlogger expert Sam Nordberg. Online courses are the hottest thing right now. Everyone seems to be launching their own course, and looking for ways to make what they believe is “passive income” – but here are five of the biggest makes people are making with their online courses right ...more

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How I Turned One Blog Post Into a 7-Figure Business (And How You Can Capitalize on Going Viral)

(Thu, 02 Jun 2022 12:00:55 +0000)

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In 2013, I experienced a writer’s dream come true. My blog post, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do, went viral. And not just a little viral, it went mega-viral. It was read by millions of people in a matter of days. And then Forbes.com picked it up and it ...more

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Seven Types of Product You Could Sell From Your Blog

(Wed, 25 May 2022 06:00:00 +0000)

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It took me nearly seven years of blogging to create my first products: two ebooks, one for ProBlogger and one for Digital Photography School. They made me more than $160,000 in 2009 alone and changed my business. Back in 2014, I wrote about the experience, and how it nearly never ...more

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