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TBEX: A Travel Bloggers Conference

TBEX: A Travel Bloggers Conference

Question: What is the right collective term for a large number of bloggers? (A note on collective terms. A “herd” is the right collective term for buffalo, a “mob” would be the term for angry people). Is it a swarm of bloggers? A school or a flock?  I’m going with swarm since that carries the […]

Guest Blogging

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Guest blogging is one of the best ways to build traffic to your site and gain faithful new followers. So how do you accomplish this great feat? It’s not all that hard to do. Identify a blog that is similar to yours and already has a big following. Next, read that person’s blog. Look at […]

HTML Is Not Scary

HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language though it really isn’t a programming language. HTML is a way to describe how a set of text and images should be displayed to a viewer. It really is not that difficult to use. Writing an HTML file simply means you will compose the text you want to […]

Where’s Your Heart? Part 2

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By now you have had plenty of time to consider your reasons for blogging. Are you one who falls into the, “I want to blog for business reasons.”? If so, know that is fine. As a marketing tool, blogs have great potential. You can use a myriad of places to host your blog and everyone […]

Using Blog Giveaways to Build Traffic

Using Blog Giveaways to Build Traffic

A really fun and exciting way to kick off a new blog is by hosting a giveaway.  This can be as simple as asking people to comment on a specific post and then picking randomly from those chosen, or as complex as creating a skill-based contest that requires entrants to complete a task of some […]

How Twitter Can Complement Your Blog

How Twitter Can Complement Your Blog

So you are starting a new blog, and you want to have more than Aunt Erma and Cousin Grover reading it.  So you begin to explore all the different ways of increasing blog traffic (including taking our terrific Blog Writing Course!!) and yet you still feel like there is something else you could do to […]

What is Guest Blogging?

What is Guest Blogging?

One of the great ways to build traffic for your fledgling blog is by both BECOMING a guest blogger and HOSTING a guest blogger.  If you have already made connections with bloggers in your genre, or have been reading a blog with a theme similar to yours for some time now, this may not be […]

Feeding Your Readers

Feeding Your Readers

Chances are, you are already benefiting from feeds – – those wonderful time saving devices that go out and get the information YOU want, and bring it right to your doorstep. I have feeds for my favorite blogs, my local newspaper, and updates to my frequented websites. I don’t have to go out to all […]

Using a Title to Build Traffic – – Viagra!!

Using a Title to Build Traffic – – Viagra!!

This week, I only blogged twice on my personal blog, but I happened to notice that traffic – – especially new visitor traffic was way up.  I looked at my statistics a little more closely to see what might have created the boost, and couldn’t find any huge surge in backlinks or referrals.  There was […]

Where do Blogs, Twitter, and Facebook Fit In The Marketing Scheme?

Where do Blogs, Twitter, and Facebook Fit In The Marketing Scheme?

  I read the most interesting article today!  Over at WebProNews, Chris Crum writes that: Blogs Can Still Drive Big Traffic Here is what Chris said: You would almost think blogging was dead, the way headlines are dominated by Twitter, Facebook, and social media in general. I’ve always considered blogging to be a part of […]

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