Earlier this week Darren Rowse @ProBlogger.net answered a user’s query "How many posts should I post?" as a blog post here. And he expressed his views about the frequency of blog posts by highlighting the pros and cons of daily blogging. While I agree with him that there’s no perfect answer, I also feel that it really depends upon your niche, brand and various other criteria. So there could be an answer perfect for one and not for another. You need to find that out by yourself. When Does Daily Blogging Makes Sense If you are a full time blogger then daily blogging makes perfect sense as I assume that you track your industry pretty closely and you have got something nice to blog daily. What To Contribute Daily Practice. Practice. Practice. And Just make sure that you turn writing into a habit. Then you’ll find that it’s not impossible to contribute a blog post daily to your blog. Read: How To Create Great Content For Your Blog Why Authority Blogs Publish Content … [Read more...] about Here’s Why You Should And Shouldn’t Blog Daily
Yes, that’s right! It’s the 7th Blogoversary of Minterest. I started Minterest (minterest.com) as a personal finance blog back in 2006 and later in August 2007 I started blogging about “Money, Internet, Investing” (yes, that was the first tagline of Minterest and now as you can see it’s — tech. marketing. mashups.). To be honest it was “Just another WordPress site” literally and I was simply rehashing topics that were of “My interest“. But there is one thing… I was learning. I loved WordPress and that experience from Blogger.com to WordPress.org was awesome. Read: WordPress vs. Blogger.com I started creating blogs on Blogger.com back in 2004 and was treating it like a simple publishing tool. I guess the reason why it didn’t impress or motivate me much was its inability to customize things the way I wanted. And when I tried WordPress I started loving almost all of its aspects and started liking coding as well. Yes, … [Read more...] about 7 Blogging Years. 7 Blogging Lessons. 7 Blogging Tips.
Every blogger is aware that it is very important to keep your blog updated because it is useful to keep the readers visiting to your blog for reading new content and also helpful for SEO. As soon as you update your blog, search engines crawl to your blog and thus your new post can help you to get traffic from search engines. Sometimes bloggers find it difficult to update their blog post frequently, it might be because they are doing blogging part time or busy with some other work. Whatever may be the reason, if bloggers fails to update their blogs frequently then blog might lose regular visitors and organic traffic also. Bloggers just need to follow few tips to keep their blog updated with frequent posts. How To Master Publishing Frequency On Your Blog Decide when to update Blogging without plans never gives you expected results. You must plan all your blogging activities including writing articles. Decide how many articles you want to write for your blog, it doesn’t matter that … [Read more...] about How To Master & Maintain Blog Publishing Frequency
Here at ShoutMeLoud, we have covered installation guides for many popular web-hosting companies. Before I share the WordPress checklist, check out some of these installation guides: One important aspect of creating a successful blog is setting up your blog the right way. It may take an additional hour or two, but this effort will surely pay off in the long run. If you have gone through ShoutMeLoud’s previous guide on the WordPress post-installation essential processes, let’s move ahead with the next steps to take. In this guide, I will share a checklist which you should follow to make your WordPress blog “publish-ready”. I won’t say all of the steps here are essential, but I will say that every step will be very beneficial for you. At the very least, it will take you one step ahead of those WordPress blogs who are missing out on these essential elements. So let’s get on with the list! (Feel free to add your 2 cents at the end of the article in the … [Read more...] about How To Set Up A WordPress Blog [Checklist]
Most of the bloggers limit themselves by using easy to use Ad networks like Google AdSense, Media.net or AdsOptimal on their blog to earn. You might be one of those bloggers who doesn’t believe in placing ads on your blog, and might want to explore other opportunities to earn from your blog. Well undoubtedly placing advertisement is the easiest way to get started with make money blogging but I don’t challenge your noble thought of not placing ads to give a great user-experience. Even though you need to generate some income to pay your hosting and domain bills or if not, it’s still good to make some money. Is int it? Here I’m sharing some of the working methods used by professional bloggers to earn income without placing ads, and you can pick one which suits your need. I also recommend you to read this guide by Harsh Agrawal, where he shared how he is making money from his blog. This will give you some great insight own and ideas for y og. How to Make money … [Read more...] about How to Make Money from Blog Without Advertisements