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Blogging Benchmarks: Writing Time, Post Length, and Media Use

Most bloggers (56%) say it takes them three hours or less to write a typical blog post, according to recent research from Orbit Media Studios.<p>The …

6 Underrated Ways to Get More Website Traffic

When it comes to building your email list, there’s no shortage of ways to do so. You can improve the content in your sign up form, create an …

Marketing

Five Reasons You Should Start (or Continue) Blogging in 2017

<i>By Jonathan Howe</i>I’ve been a sporadic blogger for the past few years. However, my weekly post here at ThomRainer.com has created a routine for …

Marketing

Seven Lessons Learned from 10 Years of Blogging

Becoming a Better Blogger One Keystroke at a TimeI started blogging on and off in 2004, and finally got serious toward the end of 2006. I eventually …

Blogging

No One's Reading Your Blog? Here's Why

How To Get More Readers To Your Blog<p>So you set up your blog thinking that it would bring you fame and fortune. Well, I’m sorry to be the one to break …

Social Media

32 Practical Ways to Increase Your Website Traffic

You've probably realized driving traffic to your website requires more than just a pretty design. And once you've gotten people to click in, you'll …

Social Media

HugeDomains.com - DAttal.com is for sale (D Attal)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

What Agents & Publishers Want and Why

Image by Scott McLeod<br>I have written a lot about the value of collaborators in your creative work. How there is a difference between creating art for …

Writing

11 Top Tips for Making Money from Your Writing and Photography in 2017

By Lee FosterI’m very pleased to bring you an article today from my friend and colleague, Lee Foster. Lee is a publishing pioneer. He was the first …

Writing

Awash In A Sea Of Data

Data Centers are a big consumer of electricity; even a moderately sized data center can consume the same amount of energy as a small city. With the growing volume of digital data generated by consumers and businesses that must be stored in these data centers and with the vast amounts of data that …

E-Cigs Are Smokers' Favorite Quitting Tool

Electronic cigarettes are a more popular tool for smokers trying to quit than nicotine gums and patches, according to a new study of consumer …

Lone female fugitive on US Marshals Most-Wanted list captured

For five years, they pursued her, always one step behind as she used aliases and altered her appearance to elude them.<p>But Janet Killough Barreto's luck ran out at a shopping mall in Portland, Oregon, where the U.S. Marshals Service caught up with her -- the lone female fugitive in their 15 Most …

SeaWorld shares tumble 33% following Blackfish documentary

Shares in the amusement park SeaWorld fell 33% after a 6-7% decline in the company’s revenues was forecast – with falling attendances driven in part by the negative publicity surrounding the documentary film Blackfish.<p>The film follows Tilikum, an orca kept in captivity by the amusement park’s …

The 20 Highest-Paying Jobs That Don’t Require A College Degree

It turns out you don't need a college degree to pull in a pretty penny.<p>Yes, workers with only a high school diploma do face an unemployment rate nearly twice that of college educated workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and they make almost half of what those with a …

High School

The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S.: 2014

You cast more than 1.5 million votes in our biggest Best Town Ever contest to date. One town may have triumphed, but you loved 15 other amazing places, too—from Burlington Vermont to Anchorage Alaska.<p>But before we reveal the winner, a word on our rankings.<p>This list is ordered by the number of votes …