As content starts becoming more important online, it’s important we find more ways to resonate with our readers. We all know that competition is widely available online, so as bloggers we have to stand out compared to others. However,
Getting your blog noticed in the crowded niche is the primary key to success. If you are not focusing on creating a unique brand for your own blog, it will go nowhere. “If you build it, they will come” is the worst advice given by many people.
Some blogs have very low bounce rate, and some other blogs suffer from very high bounce rate. What is bounce rate? Bounce rate is an important term in web analytics that suggests the percentage of visitors that exit your blog after accessing it for some time (usually several seconds). So,
I had a dream. And it was a dream like every other Asian American college kid in US had – going to medical school. So I took the MCATs (the test for medical school). I was in 99 percentile for math/sciences. English, i was somewhere near “habla ingles?” level. No matter how hard I tried, […]
I know many of you at some point might have worked with dating niche, and now if you are running any blog in any niche this post at kjrocker.com is for you. Attracting more traffic to your blog is more or less similar with the way you date a woman. If you do it wrong at […]
For all the things I totally stink at, I can at least write! I’ve been a professional writer for about a decade. I’ve published over 1,000 monetized articles online.
When writing blog posts the objective is for people to read them so they can be shared building your brand, traffic and credibility. However, many people fail to accomplish this goal because they don`t understand the fundamentals of engaging content. […]
There are upsides and downsides to almost everything you do in life and blogging is no exception. Read as many blogs as I do and you’ll see debates about everything from SEO techniques to the perfect theme. One of those ongoing debates involves RSS feeds and comments.
Are you struggling to increase your blog traffic? I know it’s quite hard to get traffic to a blog or website especially when you are new to blogging. Whether you have been blogging for a while or recently started, we all want more traffic to our blogs and websites. And not just any traffic,
Let’s face it..most advice you find on Google about increasing your website traffic is old. The strategies that worked 2 years ago won’t work now! I know it can be very frustrating if you don’t get the results even after spending a lot of time on creating great content. We all know,
When it comes to building a successful online business or blog, you need to focus on only one thing, it is to know who you are writing for. No matter how many tactics or strategies you focus on they won’t work unless you know your audience.
A penny saved is a penny earned. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, I like to tell people that I’m not cheap; I’m “strategically frugal.” All jokes aside, there are definitely circumstances where you should spend more money to make more money. That’s why I outsource certain tasks and services,
Business to business marketing is important especially if you are in the niche of b2b based profits. Many times we’ll market to consumers however b2b is also massive is that what helps meet your bottom line. As a matter of fact,
There are innumerable reasons why you might consider going into business for yourself, particularly when it comes to ventures like affiliate marketing, professional blogging, and other online businesses with minimal startup costs or overhead, and near limitless potential.
Ingenuity is the mother of all invention. What sets you apart as a blogger is your ability to step out of the current, and try something completely different. Richard Branson, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates all had grand visions for their companies and the confidence to accept nothing less.
They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. But what if you have more than one or two pictures that you want you to share with your audience? Or maybe you’re a photographer, and you want to proudly showcase part of your portfolio on your website. As great as WordPress may be on its own,
I’ve never really played around with LinkedIn too much however many have mentioned it is a powerful tool to connect with people. You’ve probably read my previous posts where I mentioned social media platforms weren’t really my thing and I have accounts on Twitter, Google and Facebook.
I’ve had a YouTube channel since 2006, around the same time I started blogging over at Beyond the Rhetoric. Coincidentally, this is also around the same time that I met John Chow for the first time. Oh, and as it turns out John’s YouTube channel started up in 2006 as well. Go figure. At the time,
When people ask me about how I got started with this career in freelance writing, I half-jokingly respond that it happened “accidentally on purpose.” It’s my go-to answer. What I mean is that I’ve always had an interest in writing, and have been doing so on the Internet for 20 years,
Progress marches on! It’s a brave new world and the internet is becoming the new reality. Gone are the days when we would peruse through the glossy pages of a magazine and read newspapers that were delivered daily to our front door.
Depending on how you choose to define what “blogging” really means, I’ve been writing content on the Internet for 20 years. I started out with an email newsletter, which I sent out manually to a curated mailing list, before moving on to a couple of Geocities websites (remember Geocities?).
In today’s episode, I’m excited to introduce you to Miles Beckler from MilesBeckler.com. Miles has been helping his wife operate and grow their site, Ask-Angels.com, for many years. Even though we don’t spend much time chatting about this specific site,…The post Podcast 156:
There’s hardly anything more stressful for a website owner than a major site change: be it the website migration, its redesign, or both. Four months ago, this very website had undergone a complete makeover. It included its full redesign, multiple-URL update, and a migration to a new environment.
As bloggers, content creation and brand marketers, we know how expensive running a business on the internet can truly be. Sure, start up costs and running the day to day operations are often much lower than the costs associated with running a brick and mortar business,
Branding is one of the most crucial aspects of a business. A brand represents a business’ name and its ideals to the wider world. Stanford Business School recognizes that a brand is a business’ promise to a customer.
If you’ve been into the internet space for quite some time now, you’ve probably noticed how online arbitrage has been the trend these days. As I am an avid traveler, I try to do things with systems and setups. Now that I recently got into Amazon FBA as well gotten back into traveling, I needed […]
You have a small business idea and you’re ready to bring it to market. This is great, but not many new business owners know the challenges of launching their first small business. From business website to small business bank account,
We see it everywhere: A.I. Powered this, A.I. Powered that. What does it even mean? Click to find out!
Did you know that WordPress runs nearly 31% of the entire Internet? Hands down, WordPress is the most popular CMS in the world which is used by millions of people around the globe. In fact, WordPress has been downloaded over 20 million times. So if you’re running a WordPress site,
I have decided to turn off commenting on my blog. The reason, it just loads forever and as you know speed is everything these days when it comes to the internet. Also, there isn’t much activity on the blog comment system as it was when I first started online. The crazy part is we as […]
Social media is one of the most effective marketing platforms for your small business. Through social media, you can connect with your audience, build trust, and turn them into loyal customers. Furthermore, your business will gain more profit and scale up. However,