“A blogger can be a freelance writer, but a freelancer writer cannot be a blogger”. This statement is true to an extent, and in today’s post I will be discussing the advantages and disadvantages of being a freelance writer over running your own blog. Freelance writing is one of the easiest ways to earn money online. If you have good writing skills, you can join any of these freelance writing websites, grab some writing jobs, and earn money. The same is not true for blogging, as managing your own blog requires more than writing skills. Let’s look at some of the pros and cons of both types of work. Advantages and disadvantages of freelance writing over blogging: Freelance writing and blogging have much in common: Can be a part-time job or a full-time job You can work from home or virtually anywhere You can be your own boss You can work in your jammies That is the common ground between these two types of online work, but there are also vast differences between … [Read more...] about Freelance Writing Vs. Blogging : Pros and Cons
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Is it more important to write a lot of blog posts (with sub-par quality), or is it better to write a few, but really good blog posts? What’s better: Quality or quantity? A lot of beginning bloggers are trapped in this question and don’t know what to do, especially when it’s so easy to whip out a bunch of really quick, short, low-quality posts. So which is better? Well, there are pros and cons to both. Let’s go through them point by point and identify whether it’s better to have a high quantity or a high quality of blog posts. Pros and Cons- Quality Let’s first observe the benefits and detriments of having only quality content. Pros- Quality Loyal Readers A quality blog will cover areas of interest in great detail and with the exact methods the reader needs to hear about. This will make your readers happy. If your readers are happy, they’ll get what they need, become subscribers, and stick around. And if you didn’t … [Read more...] about What Matters Most? Quantity or Quality of Blog Posts
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?
16 Jan BigCommerce vs Shopify Comparison 2017 You probably have a dream of running a full fledged eCommerce store, selling your products across the world. Whether you’re selling hand-crafted goods, supplements, clothing, or anything else in the world, the power of the internet allows you to reach the people who need your products the most. If you’re dead set on building a popular and profitable eCommerce store, then you need a software solution to support your business goals. BigCommerce and Shopify are two of the leading players in the eCommerce space. When you’re just getting started it can be difficult to determine which eCommerce platform will be the best for your needs. After all, you want to spend time building your store, not spending hours upon hours researching the best eCommerce option. Which is why we created this post. Below we highlight everything you need to know about Shopify and BigCommerce, and how you can make the best decision for your new online … [Read more...] about BigCommerce vs Shopify Comparison 2017
Who else wants to increase their website traffic without publishing more blog posts? If you are searching for serious ways to increase your page views and decrease bounce rates of your WordPress websites, there’s a simple tip – show related posts at the end of each posts. Nrelate related content is one such WordPress plugin that helps you show related contents at the end of each post on your WordPress websites. Nrelate is another related post plugin for WordPress blogs similar to Yet Another Related Post Plugin (YARPP). The best thing about this plugin is that it allows us the facility to show thumbnail images with text in related posts or related content section. You as a blog owner can show text with thumbnails, just text or just thumbnails using the this related post plugin in related post section on your blog. There are four ways by which we can show related content in our blogs using Nrelate plugin namely showing related content before or after the post, using the … [Read more...] about Related Content Plugin for WordPress Blogs