Home » Blogging » 10 Blog Design Mistakes that Make You Look Dumb and How to Avoid Them? The design of your blog is very important. It not only makes someone stick to your blog (if it is good), but it also kills your credibility (if the design is worst!). So always make sure you’ve a great blog design for your site. No doubt, there are few factors that could affect your blog design to the larger extent. You must have to concentrate on those design factors to make your blog sticky. 1. Big blog rolls: I wonder still people are using so many blog rolls either in their sidebars or footer. There’s nothing wrong in using blog rolls though if someone’s sponsoring your site, but it will definitely kill your blog design when you’ve a BIG blog rolls. Clear your space, it will surely enhance your reader experience. 2. No About page or contact page: How can a person stay in touch with you if you don’t have an about or contact page on your blog? Even … [Read more...] about 10 Blog Design Mistakes that Make You Look Dumb and How to Avoid Them?
Home » Blogging » Link Building Tips and Techniques Followed by Successful Bloggers When it comes about doing SEO for a blog or website, the most time consuming and result driven process is link building. We need to keep on building backlinks for our blog in order to keep it ahead of millions of blogs in your industry. Today post will remain focused around sharing link building tips that are employed by top bloggers in any niche. In this post, I’m going to mention those link building tips only that are fine with latest algorithmic changes made by Google. These tips should work fine with all versions of Google Panda Update and you should not face any kind of over optimization penalty from Google or any other search engine while using these link building techniques. Read: 10 Tips to Avoid Google Over Search Engine Optimization Penalty Link Building Benefits Building backlinks for a blog or website can help in numerous ways: If you have a fresh new blog and when … [Read more...] about Link Building Tips and Techniques Followed by Successful Bloggers
Home » SEO » The Beginner’s guide to Link Building In Google’s Panda And Penguin Era Are you trying really hard to increase your search engine traffic? If yes, there’s a simple tip to grow your organic reach and that is to build natural backlinks. Link building is the KEY factor if you want more search engine traffic. Though there are a thousand factors that affect your search traffic but the single most important factor that helps you boost your organic traffic is the “backlinks”. The more people who link to your web pages, the more traffic you can generate in Google search results. Link building is the most effective way to reach more audience, jump in search results etc. The more backlinks you have the better it is for your online businesses to succeed. What is link building? Link building is the process of generating links back to your websites or blogs. Google gives better search results if you have quality back links for specific … [Read more...] about The Beginner’s guide to Link Building In Google’s Panda & Penguin Era
If you are someone who is struggling to make money, I highly suggest to go through the list thoroughly. Aim for one after the other until you find the right one that pays enough. Websites that pay to blog are usually those paid platforms where you will be writing sponsored posts for advertisers. Websites that generally pay you to blog are also great marketplaces for buying and selling paid reviews on top blogs in any niche. So without further ado, let’s discover few of the incredible and genuine websites that pay you money. Amazing List of Websites That Pay You Money Before getting into the details, you must know how all this stuff works. So here’s how it works. You will need to submit your blogs on these networks. Some of these sites don’t even ask for a blog. So it’s optional! You should have a Paypal account as most paid blogging websites send payments via Paypal to its publishers. With some paid to blog networks, you can ask for a check even. You can … [Read more...] about List of 21 Get Paid To Blog Websites
If you take on the job of trying to build steady traffic to your site, then you’re in for an uphill task. You’ll need to spend time on SEO and other forms of marketing which may cost you. But then there is an easier way in which you can draw a steady flow of traffic for free and quickly. All you’ll have to do is leverage other people’s traffic. In this article you’ll discover 10 revolutionary ways to get other people to direct traffic to your site. Here at ShoutMeLoud, we have already seen many classic ways to get traffic to your blog or website, and if you have missed them, here are some of the best articles on getting blog traffic: How to make other people to send you Free direct traffic: In this article I will not be talking about social media, SEO or other known ways to get free traffic to your blog. I will give you some tips which will help you to get free direct traffic via other blogger or internet marketer. One thing which is very important here … [Read more...] about 10 Revolutional Ways to Get Direct free Blog Traffic
Having an old blog comes with it’s own share of advantage, and disadvantage. If you worked on creating a quality blog from starting, you must have built authority and credibility by now, but at the same time, majority of your old content is outdated or lack enough information. If you don’t believe me, take a look at your oldest blog archive. I’m pretty sure you might be seeing 20 to 30% of the first posts are nothing but waste of space and all. They might be something you wrote when you were stepping in the field of blogging, when you didn’t had proper knowledge on that, which you didn’t wrote in a way you write now or something which is not relevant at this point of time or even something which is lost in the sand of time. That’s what we call waste of post, Right? These kind of articles can really give you thumbs down on your blog rating or make your first time visitors say “YUCK” if they are stumbled upon your blog for the first … [Read more...] about Tweak Your Old Blog Posts and Make Use Of Them For Better Results
This is a part of our Question & Answer series. If you have any questions on blogging, WordPress or SEO, shoot me an email at admin[at]shoutmeloud.com! This question is asked by Rahul: Hi Harsh, I want guest bloggers for my blog. Can you suggest how can I get guest bloggers? Answer: Well, Guest blogging has both advantages and disadvantages. In general, however, the advantages outweigh the disadvantages, so many bloggers have started to offer guest posts on their blogs. The biggest advantage for guest authors are the free backlinks, traffic, and subscribers they receive. In today’s post, I am going to share with you several points which have worked for me (and should work for you as well), to appeal to bloggers to take the opportunity to guest post on your blog. Where to find guest bloggers for your blog Build a community: Nobody wants to write for a blog which does not have an active community. An active community means active commentators, quality blog posts, and people … [Read more...] about How to Find Guest Bloggers to Write Guest posts on your blog?
I think you’ll agree with what I’m going to say: Getting traffic from search engine is hard..buying traffic is easy. But do you know Organic traffic (Search traffic) is the best traffic for your blog or business.. as it sends you most targeted traffic. Well, there are ways by which you can start getting traffic from search engines naturally. You will learn it right now, here. There are unlimited ways by which you can drive traffic to your site. We have already discussed some of the working and actionable methods like using Blog commenting, Guest posting campaign, using Flickr, buying paid traffic and today we will see how we can increase and get organic traffic to our blog and Websites. The best of profitable visitors which you can get to your site is from Organic search results. This means, when people search for something and land on your website because these are the people who are most likely to convert into customers or clients. In blogging, it’s also most … [Read more...] about How To Get Organic Traffic From Search Engine To Your Blog
A guest posting campaign is one of the easiest and cheapest ways to get quality backlinks, and it can also have a positive affect on branding and can set you apart as an expert in your niche. Still, many bloggers who are familiar with the benefits of guest posting are not using it to its full potential. In this article I’m going to share some tips from my own personal experience, in an effort to illustrate how your marketing campaign can improve your web presence and your domain ranking and value. These days guest posting on blogs is much more beneficial than posting in article directories. (See this post: Article Marketing vs. Guest Posting, and decide which is the best approach for you.) If you are a blogger, you probably know that most blogs accept guest post submissions. You can submit a quality guest post to a quality blog and get free backlinks and recognition in return, similar to what we do here at ShoutMeLoud (Check: Submit Guest Post). What is a guest blogging … [Read more...] about How to Craft Guest Blogging Campaign for Kickass Exposure
Recently I launched my blog site wisdomtimes. Harsh has been an integral part of the process. Here is how it all came together and how ShoutMeLoud is helping me with some invaluable blogging tips. It has always been my dream to escape the corporate grind and also become financially independent. It took quite a bit of introspection and planning to decide that blogging was the way out to kill these 2 birds with one stone. I started searching for professionals that could help me stand up my blog site wisdomtimes. I came across Harsh on a google search and immediately felt comfortable working with him. After considerable amount of amount of planning and execution, my site is now up and running. Along the way, Harsh and his site ShoutMeLoud provided me with valuable suggestions on monetizing, building traffic, hosting and other useful tips. I am still new to blogging and have a long way to go. But here is a small effort to consolidate all those invaluable … [Read more...] about Starting Your Blog Journey? ShoutMeLoud Can Help