Home » SEO » How to Optimize Your Blog Contents for Google’s Featured Snippets Box Have you noticed that Google started showing direct answers to some of the queries? For instance, when you type “how to make money from home”, Google show up a featured snippets box where you will quickly find the relevant information. Are you curious to know about how to get those Google’s featured snippet box for your blog or website content? Well, you are in the right place then. Google was built for users, not websites. If you keep that ONE statement in mind while creating content, you will have more chances of getting Google’s featured snippet box for your site. If you create content by keeping your target audience in mind, you will get a lot of love from Google in terms of search traffic and sales. If you are wondering what Google featured snippets and how to get them for your blog’s content, this detailed tutorial is for you. Let’s get … [Read more...] about How to Optimize Your Content for Googles Featured Snippets
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We are in 2015 and no matter how good or bad 2014 was for you, it’s time to collect yourself and work on your blog with a fresh new strategy! If you still don’t have a blogging business plan, get one now. One of the major problems faced by most bloggers is a lack of traffic and income. Finding motivation when traffic and income are lacking is tough! In a previous post I covered motivation here: How to motivate yourself! Also read: How to increase motivation for blogging The motivation to bring visible and effective changes to your blog involves many factors including blog design, content, update frequency, promotion and more. In this article, however, I will focus on the most common blogging problem of all: What to do when no one is reading your blog! One of the most common issues that lead to the early death of a blog is a lack traffic and engagement. Many bloggers struggle with this for a while, and then eventually they give up. … [Read more...] about Why No One is Reading Your Blog, and How to Change That!
Google regularly comes up with variety of algorithms to give top notch experience to its users. Somehow the webmasters and most of the bloggers who are making money by driving organic traffic don’t like their updates for many reasons (they often degrade their search rankings). In this detailed guide, we will discuss how to survive from Google penguin updates and make sure you have a website that is more user friendly. What is Google Penguin Update? On April 24, 2012 Google activated new ranking algorithm changes called Google Penguin update to give better user experience to its users. The main purpose of Google Penguin updates is to degrade the sites rankings in search engines that are Posting unrelated (meaningless) content just to get more search engine traffic Bad link building (using back hat SEO) Keyword stuffing If you are doing any of the above practices, stop doing right away. Or you will get penalized by Google penguin updates and might see huge traffic drop from … [Read more...] about How to Survive from Google Penguin Updates?
Blogging is one of such career option emerging these days, which is free of any geographical barrier. Though, to be an effective blogger one need to be a good writer and for that one needs to write blog posts effectively. When people talk about writing blog post, they are what’s in it, just start writing things you know, add 1-2 picture, add 1-2 video and hit publish button. Wait!! Think again, what all you have achieved by publishing that post : Shared a well formatted information? Subscriber? Buyer? Affiliate sales? or Nothing! If it’s nothing, it’s time to rethink and work on your content development strategy. There used to be a time when internet was mainly a form of communication where emails were replacing traditional post mails or snail mail. Today, I am sure you would agree with me that the top reason for users to go online is to check for information. There is a reason why the search engine Google is ranked number 1 in the world after all these years. … [Read more...] about How to Write Blog Posts Effectively
Here at ShoutMeLoud, I am continually sharing ways in which you can earn money from your blog. One of the most effective ways is through affiliate marketing. In affiliate marketing, you choose a product related to your blog niche, create product awareness, and then when somebody buys a product using your affiliate link, you receive a referral commission from it. If you are a complete newcomer to affiliate marketing, here are some articles that will give you all the information you need to get started: Here are a few affiliate products that you can get started with: If you are already familiar with the information in the articles listed above, let’s get to work on some promotional tips for an affiliate program you may have joined. *Note: There are other promotional networks such as PPC marketing and email marketing, but in this article I am sharing tips that I use on my own blog which help me to improve my affiliate conversion. At the conclusion of this article I will also be … [Read more...] about How to Promote Affiliate Products On Your Blog