You can browse and read all the blogging tips on the ShoutMeLoud, but they will be meaningless unless you take action. For your blog to be successful, you have to brutally channel your efforts on the things that matter most for your blog growth, and stop squandering time on trivial things. Right now, I’m going to make it simple for you to take the necessary actions required to positively enhance your blog and set it up for explosive success. All I want from you is to set aside a few minutes and implement the 11 easy tasks I’m about to share with you here. I promise to make it simple for you to follow. The good thing is that the more of these tasks you complete, the more advancement you’ll make toward making your blog a success. 1. Start Building an Email List Let me be blunt: If as a marketer in 2017 you’re not yet building your own email list, you’re a comedian. And you’re greatly missing out on many good things. Having an active email list is a … [Read more...] about 11 Quick Actions You Can Take Right Now To Set Your Blog Up For Explosive Success
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‘Million’ is a magical word. However, until a few years back, it used to be an alien word for me. I’m from New Delhi, India, and here we talk in Lakhs and Crores. Thanks to globalization and the growth of the blogging and startup industries, “million” is no longer a word that is exciting for me. Why am I talking about this word? Because ShoutMeLoud receives more than 1.5 million page views a month, and one of my goals for this year is to reach 2 million page views a month. I think we can get there… Welcome to this special transparency report of ShoutMeLoud! Every few months, I publish a report like this stating what is happening with our blog, how we performed in terms of traffic and income, and a lot of new ideas and suggestions for bloggers in every niche to grow their own blogging businesses. If you are not sure why I publish such transparency reports, then you should read our philosophy here and check out previous income reports … [Read more...] about ShoutMeLoud July 2017 Blog Income & Traffic Report: $50k Milestone
When it comes to managed WordPress hosting providers, WPEngine and Kinsta are two well-known names in the industry. I’m fortunate enough to have hosted my sites on both of them. Based on my experience of using both the hosting environments, here I will be sharing a detailed comparison of WPEngine and Kinsta. Kinsta and WPEngine are similar in that they are both managed WordPress hosts (hosting environments specifically designed for WordPress), but they are different in many ways. One thing which I can tell you right now: Both hosts have their pros and cons, and you should pick one based on your requirements. If you need to host a low traffic WordPress site, you should pick WPEngine. However, if you need to host a high traffic site with optimum performance, then pick Kinsta. In the below few paragraphs, I have compared both hosting companies based on various parameters. You should pay close attention in order to make a well-informed decision when deciding … [Read more...] about WPEngine vs. Kinsta: Which WordPress host is right for you?
If you are planning to start a WordPress blog?, You have come to the right place by visiting ShoutMeLoud, because my WordPress guide is sure to be very beneficial to you. The updated list of best hosting for WordPress: Bluehost (Value for money) Siteground InMotion Hosting Kinsta (For high traffic site with free daily backup, Free SSL & WordPress updates) In the following post, I will help you to select the best WordPress hosting for your WordPress blog. In the past seven years of managing WordPress sites, I have used more than twelve WordPress shared hosting services, two managed web-hosting services and one unmanaged VPS server. I enjoy learning about web-hosting technology and instead of hosting all my sites on one server, I use different host so that I could keep myself & my readers updated with latest in WordPress Webhosting industry. I have had absolutely bad experiences with Godaddy and Fatcow hosting services, and … [Read more...] about Best WordPress Hosting of 2017 – Based On Research
It was 1st December 2008 when I started ShoutMeLoud, and I started blogging because it was something I enjoyed doing. It took me a couple of months to realize that one can make money from a blog. In 2012, ShoutMeLoud started getting mentioned in media all around the globe. Six and a half years have passed, and whenever I think about this journey, it all feels like a dream. I meet people who comment that I work so hard. I want to tell them that to me blogging is not work, but it’s something I enjoy and is a part of my daily life. In this article, I will share a few major changes I have made in the past 6 1/2 years, which have made ShoutMeLoud the blog that you know it to be today. Major changes that transformed my blog into a brand: Changing niche from tech to blogging: When ShoutMeLoud was started, it was a tech blog. I’m an engineer by education, and I started blogging to share things I have learned while researching … [Read more...] about 7 Eye-opening Hacks To Excel In Blogging Career – Personal Experience