Blogging 101

By Omkar Mishra | Tips and tricks around Blogging and how to be good at it..

Setting up WordPress for AMP: Accelerated Mobile Pages

Google has been pushing a new concept called Accelerated Mobile Pages, in short AMP. This post explains what AMP is and aims to do, who should …

SEO

Are You Engaged in Content-Driven Marketing or Just Content Marketing?

Gatorade. Keurig. Under Armour. Salesforce. Redbox. All are category creators, companies that grow faster and receive higher valuations than others …

[NEW RESEARCH] B2B Manufacturers Stuck When It Comes to Content Marketing

At the risk of sounding like a broken record – our latest round of research shows that only 18% of business-to-business manufacturing marketers say …

Digital Marketing

12 Content Marketing Lessons Learned in 12 Years of Blogging

<b>Happy 12th Birthday to TopRank Marketing’s Online Marketing Blog!</b>In Malcom Gladwell’s book, <i>Outliers: The Story of Success</i>, he mentions the …

Digital Marketing

The Myth of 'Content Shock'

Buffer has lost half of their social referral traffic in the past year. They’re not alone. The Top 30 publishers, over the past 6-months, have seen …

Want More Blog Traffic? Focus on Growing Subscribers

Learn why growing blog subscribers is critical to growing traffic to your blog in both the short and long term.

10+ Tips to Increase Trust and Credibility of Your WordPress Blog (Part 1)

Introducing a new product in today’s fast paced world can be an intimidating venture. The product can be anything –...The post 10+ Tips to Increase …

Digital Marketing

Content Marketing Doesn't Work

This may seem like an odd article coming from someone who makes their living in the content marketing world. But when I say that content marketing doesn’t work, it’s true. It doesn’t work for many companies because they either have the wrong expectations or the wrong creation and promotion …

Digital Marketing

The 40 Best Free WordPress Themes, Plugins and Tips For Summer 2015

WordPress is a powerful tool for building everything from a simple blog to a full-blown ecommerce website. There is a huge community of developers …

Web Design

13 Quick Tricks to Drive Traffic to Your Blog in Minutes

It happens to the best of bloggers.<p>You produce stellar content that’s helpful and easy to read.<p>You even publish a blog post a week – or more – to …

7 of the Best Tools to Aid Your Content Marketing by @JuliaEMcCoy

Discover seven of the best tools for your content marketing to enrich, develop, and smarten your overall content and online marketing strategy.The …

Content Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Writing Blog Posts That Rank in Google's Top 10

It’s hard – if not impossible – to succeed at content marketing without creating blog posts on a regular basis. Every successful blog is built on a …

How to Create an Editorial Calendar for your Blog

Without a <b>blog editorial calendar</b> in place, you will find it very hard to deliver regular, varied content that is relevant to the needs of your …

Social Media Marketing

7 WordPress Plugins That Will Quickly Help Your Site Get More Traffic

When it comes to your website, you want to take advantage of any technology that helps maximize your efforts and get more traffic to your site. Other than creating epic content that you post consistently, what else can you do that will really leverage traffic flow?<p>There are some incredible …

SEO

13 Important Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Blogging

What’s the most important factor of every blog post?<i>Quality.</i>But sometimes, it’s easy to find yourself in a grind, cranking out content because you …

Digital Marketing

How to Double Your Writing Speed Without Lowering Its Quality

<i>How in the world do they do it?</i>Day after day, they write monstrous posts that are extremely useful and easy to read.You know the people I’m talking …

Productivity

27 Tricks to Boost Blog Post Conversion Rates

It’s frustrating right?<p>You’re knocking out tons of good blog posts, and people are liking them.<p>Social media shares are on the rise. Traffic is …

How to Profit from Your Blog

About to give up blogging?<p>Or….<p>Are you going to continue but you’re not sure how to get a great return for the time you put in?<p>You can make money with …

50 Business Blogging Tips to Increase Your Company's Website Traffic

Companies build a website to attract more customers, increase sales, and maintain good customer relationships. However, before they can achieve those …

Measuring The Real Impact Of Your Content Marketing

Forbes ~ Webfia ~ LinkedIn<p>Digital marketing is powerful for getting instant feedback on marketing activities and content marketing creates long-term value for us marketers. But are we measuring the full success of our content marketing? Or are we narrowly focusing on the obvious metrics?<p><b>Did our</b> …

Digital Marketing

It's not a new thing to see companies cranking out tons and tons of content. Many professional blogs spit out one post a day and a few do more than one post a day in order to cash in on the idea

You're looking at a pure marketing machine here, known as a Super Power User.<p>If a community member is rocking this shiny icon, they've been active on …

Harsh Agrawal’s journey from a call centre to professional blogging

We have great stories of startups which are making millions in revenue, but we ignore the power of blogging, which has equal potential. Every …

15 Top Rated WordPress Themes for Bloggers and Writers

These days, building a website has become quite convenient. A lot of content-management systems and designing tools help you to create a website on …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Powerful Headlines

If you want your blog posts or copy to perform well, you have to create a magnetic headline. Just look at the KISSmetrics headline. By tweaking it, I …

How to Improve Your Failing Content Marketing Strategy

We asked the question recently – and provided some definition around – whether or not your content marketing strategy was about productivity, …

Digital Marketing

The Step-by-Step Guide to Launching Your Own Blog

This is a step-by-step guide for launching your own blog. I walk you through the process, including screenshots and videos, as well as different …

Content Marketing Secret: Tell Customers What to Expect

What’s your favorite thing to read in your leisure time? Is it a suspenseful mystery story or thriller with endless twists and turns that never seems …