Remember, in April this year, Google was beta testing native ad formats for AdSense? Four months later, Google launched native ads on DFP ad server, this time with demand for AdSense and DoubleClick Ad Exchange publishers. In this post, we’re going to cover how the new native ad format in DFP works and all the ways it can enrich your ad inventory. When you are delivering a banner, you receive a complete creative asset from the advertiser and you deliver it exactly as you received them from the advertiser. In the case of DFP native ads, instead of getting a rigid banner that is completely unresponsive towards the content environment that it is placed in, what you will receive is separate components. It’s up to you to organize these components in a way that represents advertiser interests and also blends in well with your website or app. Right there is a level of unprecedented control for publishers. You take a single set of assets, and you’re able to modify those … [Read more...] about The Beginner’s Guide to DFP Native Ads
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So you’ve spent countless hours analyzing traffic, channels, and conversions on Google Analytics; well done. Now it’s time to take a step back from everything and take an objective look at your content and its audience to see where they find the most value. Jay Castro, part of the Mobile Content Marketing team @ Google, has some great tips to get you started. Here’s what he says about refining up your content strategy with Google Analytics: If your website has been live long enough (without being de-indexed or blocked for malicious practices), you will have some visitors. That’s your famous “15 minutes of fame” right there. No matter how bad your content is, someone somewhere will be sifting through it for any reason under the sun (good or bad). But do you know who that guy is? Knowing who your audience is and what they like is key to creating better content that actually succeeds in converting visitors into loyal readers. … [Read more...] about How to Use Google Analytics to Improve Your Content Strategy
Home » SEO » 10 Reasons I LOVE Using SEMrush for Organic Traffic Research [A Detailed Guide + Screenshots] SEO is complicated. When you are new to blogging, SEO feels like an ocean. That’s the reason why “start small, go steady” approach always works when it comes to SEO rather than going for shortcuts. If you are someone who’s struggling to increase search traffic to your sites, you might be missing out on few things like keyword research, not building links, no on page SEO, not focusing on user experience etc. But the key metric that helps you build a profitable blog in the long run is to become good at SEO. Although you don’t have to be an expert at it but you must learn and implement SEO basics for better rankings and sales. Here’s where having access to the right SEO tools like SEMrush come into handy. If you are a regular reader of Bloggers Passion, you might already know that I often talk about SEMrush. The reason? I love … [Read more...] about 10 Reasons I LOVE Using SEMrush for Organic Traffic Research
Facebook is growing immensely in the blogosphere. If you want to make more money from your affiliate campaigns, you must be using Facebook to full extent to reap the best rewards. Because most online marketers are using Facebook to promote their products to make more money from their affiliate campaigns. Here are few top ways to use Facebook to increase your affiliate sales. Facebook is one of the top social media sites where you can find lot of hungry buyers (if you’re trying to build a laser focused tribe on Facebook). There are many ways to promote your stuff using Facebook, you can either use Facebook promoting groups, Facebook ads to get more online visibility on Facebook. What are the best ways to increase your affiliate sales using Facebook? It all starts with user engagement. No matter how busy you’re, you should be spending quality time to get in touch with your fans and followers to build a thriving network around Facebook to increase your affiliate sales. … [Read more...] about How to Use Facebook to Increase Your Affiliate Sales?
Want to find out what your blog readers think about your website or content? Want to get a better feedback from your readers and audience? Want to improve the reader engagement on your websites? Install Feedweb plugin then. It’s the most effective plugin used by thousands of bloggers to get real feedback from their readers and visitors. If you are thinking to improve your blog and searching for different ways to expose it to the new audience, Feedweb plugin is for you. Here is the detailed Feedweb plugin review if you are thinking to use it. Let’s jump into the details. Feedweb WordPress Plugin: Best voting WordPress plugin EVER In simple terms, Feedweb plugin is a voting plugin that allows you to create voting widgets to get feedback from your website readers. Let me tell you one thing that, getting direct feedback from your readers on your websites is the key to make it a profitable online business and increase sales. If you are not focusing on reader engagement, you … [Read more...] about How to Improve Your Blog Using Feedweb WordPress Plugin
Plugins extend WordPress to do anything you can imagine. You likely have many plugins on your site, but does your WordPress blog have the essential plugins? Let me point out a few plugins that will improve your site’s user experience and make WordPress admin tasks easier. These 10 WordPress plugins are extremely useful for every blogger and webmaster on the WordPress platform. 1. SEO by Yoast Having an SEO plugin is essential for any WordPress blog to rank higher in search engines. This helps you to drive free traffic from search engines. This plugin is a serious must-have for every WordPress blog out there. I have never seen any other free SEO plugin come even close to being as powerful and effective. With this one plugin, you can cover all of your on-site and on-page SEO. This plugin comes in free & pro versions. Watch the below video to learn how to set up the plugin: <Download SEO by Yoast> 2. WP Super … [Read more...] about 10 Surprisingly Useful WordPress Plugins Every Blog Should Use in 2017
Home » SEO » How to Use Google Keyword Planner Tool for Brainstorming Keywords for Your Blog The greatest challenge for a blogger is to engage a constant stream of traffic and to earn a profitable amount of revenue. Most people try hard but they fail to grow their blog. You may put up a lot of efforts but still fail to achieve that mark. So what is lacking behind? If you have ever occurred to this question then you probably is one step closer to success in your blogging career. In this article, I will be sharing one of the most important aspects of blogging. We all know that effective keyword research is the most prominent key to drive a lot of targeted traffic from search engines. You should know that it is not always getting traffic to your blog but about getting the right kind of traffic. The Keyword research is the best way to explore the niche target market. You might get interested to find out that it is very effective to convert your prospects into customers. The … [Read more...] about How to Use Google Keyword Planner Tool to Find Keywords for Your Blog
Home » Blogging » Here Are 5 Key Things to Remember Before Starting Your Own Blog So you want to start a website? Are you thinking to make money online by creating a website? If yes.. this post is the right place for you to get the basics right. Before starting your own blog, you need to remember few essential things to make your blog or website a passive income source. And you can’t ignore these factors at any cost! There are millions of blogs out there, have you ever wondered why only few blogs succeed to make money online? The main reason is that, successful bloggers all have a proper strategy and monetization plan that most of us don’t have. Blogging is simply a mediator that acts between you and your targeted customer. First of all, you need to define your audience before placing ads or launching various products to make money from your websites. Here’s where most bloggers fail to grab the attention of their readers and if you don’t want to … [Read more...] about 5 Key Things to Remember Before Starting Your Own Blog
If you are the first one, you will thank ShoutMeLoud for introducing this killer technique to build email list using Facebook ads & If you are the later one, then this post is not for you. I would recommend you to go ahead and read more about the importance of email list building. If you know and have experienced the power of an email list, then read on! In this post, I will show you how to build an email list of 1000s of people really quickly using cheap Facebook ads! I will show you what I have done, and you can simply replicate it! It all started when I was a little bit frustrated on how slow my list was growing. I am getting around 30-40 subscribers a day organically and to reach 1,00,000 subscribers it will take me 10 years! If I write a blog post, a single email would result in 1000s of people visiting my website, instantly! That's a sweet moment for any blogger. Not to mention the amount of affiliate sales I can generate. Since I'm a new age digital marketer & love … [Read more...] about How I Got 5,324 Subscribers for my Blog Using Facebook Ads in Less than 60 Days
This post is contributed by Sumit Ghosh .Read our submission guidelines. A founder’s journey includes daydreams of their company becoming colossal. When setting up your startup you may be quite nervous, but once you set your feet on the new field, you’ll eventually start enjoying it. With hardline growth on the boundary, the time will come to make the move from the start-up phase to an established brand. But, you need to ensure that your marketing keeps up properly. All the big & successful companies make use of the Facebook as their marketing campaign to escalate their marketing efforts but, always 7 out of 10 are not able to generate their expected revenue. In fact, marketing without a clear marketing strategy is like sailing a boat without oar: you’re not going to end up where you want to. World’s biggest social media network – Facebook, with over 1.65 billion MAUs (monthly active Facebook users) which is a 15% rise year over year. It means if you … [Read more...] about How to Use Facebook Ads as Part of Inbound Marketing Strategy?