The other day I walked into a sign post. How humiliating!! I was walking with my daughter looking down at her as she recounted how she scored the winning goal at her soccer game, when all of a sudden CRASH!!!! The sign post and I had a run in.
Different people have different ways of understanding content so it’s important to find what works for your blog. Your success will depend on how well you can engage your readers and build an audience. After a few years in the business,
The Web is filled with bloggers who provide top-quality content. Their posts are well-written, unique and useful, and their audiences are active and engaged, yet these bloggers never reach their goals because their readers never complete the desired actions. As they saying goes,
How many times have you read a blog post and thought, “Wow! I wish I could write like that.” Even if it’s a brand new blog and you’ve never heard of the blogger you just know that someday that blogger’s going to be famous simply because his writing is so spectacular.
It’s one thing to use an attention-grabbing title to bring readers to your post but it’s quite another to keep them there and get them to read it. The next step in persuasive blogging it so pique your reader’s interest. If the reader isn’t interested in what you have to say he isn’t going to […]
Professional bios are one of the most powerful marketing tools in a blogger’s toolbox. What makes them powerful? You. A bio is your professional story. It speaks to who you are, what you do, whom you serve, and what you’ve accomplished. Details about your blogging life, accomplishments,
Need some new ideas for blog posts? Here’s a list of 20 types of posts. There’s a lot to cover here so let’s get started. 1/ Informative – You’ve probably written dozens of these but just don’t realize it. Pick a topic and give your readers some information. It doesn’t have to be a list […]
As both an entrepreneur and blogger, I can truly appreciate what it takes to be a successful blogger and make that leap from “blogger” to “six...The post 4 Inspirational Six Figure Blogging Success Stories appeared first on Zac Johnson.
“Marketing is no longer about the stuff that you make, but about the stories that you tell.” That’s from American author, entrepreneur, and marketer Seth Godin. And this statement rings even more true in today’s world,
In the world of digital marketing, we are bombarded every day with the jargon that we ourselves have created. Article after article about Google algorithm updates, a new “how to get more likes on Facebook” article, the post about the […]
I bet you’re wondering why you should even bother learning how to write a great paragraph because who uses paragraphs, anyway? Everything we bloggers write is in short bursts of scannable content, and online readers just skip over paragraphs to get to the good stuff,
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,
Everyone has to start somewhere, so you may as well start somewhere that gives you a good shot at success, right? It’s perfectly normal and even recommended that you look to the people you admire as a source of inspiration. A big part of the reason why a lot of people got into vlogging,
When starting a new blog, it’s important you know what options you have available to you. Choosing the right tools, blogging platform and marketing platforms will make it easier for you to convert readers into buyers. This will ultimately help with your ROI allowing your blog business to grow.
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,
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!
This Article is part of my new series about Push Notifications Advertising Networks, Where I invite Push Advertising Networks to share their network case studies.
Do you think that once you start your affiliate program, recruit affiliates into it, and start seeing them activate, you can rest easy and let sales flow? You’re not alone. However, affiliate program success is not that easy to achieve,
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,