Blogging Tips

By Hugh W Roberts | Lots and lots of great blogging tips.

Take control – A beginner’s guide to spam and how to spot it …

There is a debate about whether or not you should manually moderate all comments before allowing them to appear on you blog. I personally do not …

7 Steps to a User

This isn’t a new topic, but it seems worth a mention every now and then within the WordPress blog community. I love connecting with other bloggers …

Web Design

What To Do When One Of Your Blog Posts Is Reblogged #bloggingtips

Posted on July 19, 2017July 18, 2017<p>One the nicest things another blogger can do is to share one or more of our blog posts. I remember when one of my …

Digital Marketing

10 Tips to Blog When You Have ZERO Time to Blog

Bloggers write and ask for time management tips.<p>After all, I teach five classes, produce a 104-page yearbook, and run a blog.<p>Of course, that’s in …

Should You Self-Censor Your Personal Blog?

It’s common knowledge that employers will check social media pages during an interview process and things that are deemed inappropriate can have a …

Social Media Marketing

Meet and Greet Blog Party

Welcome to Our Blog Party!<p>It’s time for our bi-monthly blog party.<p>Because I am cruising, I couldn’t go shopping and get snacks for the party.<p>Can we …

Learn How To Quickly Boost Your Blog Post Rankings

Most bloggers and marketers who’ve been around a while hope for strong blog post rankings.<p>Do you struggle to get search engine traffic?<p>Maybe your …

10 Things I’ve Learned in 7 Years of Blogging

August marks the 7th anniversary of Gin & Lemonade. It’s been an interesting ride. I’ve learned a lot. About myself, and others. About writing. And …

learned

I’m Back, So It’s Blog Party Time!

It’s blog party time!<p>I have traveled for nearly the entire month of June and have been off the grid. My last post left off in Scotland. I’ve got …

Inspiration

How to Use Canva in Your Writing

No one disagrees with the importance of the visual in communicating. The problem usually is creating it. Most writers are great at wordsmithing, but …

This Is How to Use WhatsApp to Get Blog Traffic: 12 Quick Ways

by Janice Wald and Sheeba Elsy<p>Have you ever seen the WhatsApp icon pictured among social share buttons?<p>I have.<p>Apps are all the rage today and …

Five Tricks You Should Know

Writing interesting blog posts, creating attractive pages, and interacting with your visitors — these are essential ways to help you build a body of …

Web Design

Why Branding May Not Work For You And Your Blog

<i>How to brand your blog</i><p><i>Why you need to brand yourself</i><p><i>How branding helps your online business.</i><p>I’ve seen the posts and I bet you have too. I’ve even …

How To Monetise Your Blog

A little while ago I gave a presentation at the <b>Annual Bloggers Bash</b> in London with the focus being on monetising a blog and using a blog to make …

How to Write Rapid-Fire Blog Posts When You Don’t Have Time

<b>Synopsis: Every blogger faces it – writing a blog at the last minute in order to keep to his or her posting schedule. Here are 9 tips that should</b> …

The Benefits of a Blogging Break

Arches National Park, Utah – near my parents’ home.<p>I’m back from Colorado! Two weeks felt like a month, and though it was wonderful to be off-line, …

25 Quick Ways You Can Avoid Writer’s Block

Have you ever been stuck for blog post ideas?<p>If you’ve been following <i>Mostly Blogging</i> for a while, I would imagine you know how to avoid writer’s …

12 Tested Ways To Be Popular As A New Blogger

Why would a new blogger abandon their blog?<p>Statistics say if a new blogger is going to give up, it will be in three to nine months.<p>Do you know the …

Ritu’s 9 Unconventional Blogging Rules 2017

<b>What are the rules for blogging?</b><p>There are so many posts out there, detailing all these things you are supposed to do, to create a perfect blog that …

Digital Marketing

How do I deal with spam comments on my blog 1: why do people spam my blog and why should I stop them?

After writing about keeping people engaged with our blogs last week, I started thinking about those people we DON’T want to engage with – spammers. …

#amblogging: How to use WordPress to Publicize your blog posts

Blogging is one thing writers need to do regularly, even if it is only once or twice a month. However, it’s hard to gain readers when you first begin …

Blogger’s Pit Stop #77

Friday, 9th June 2017<p>Blogger’s Pit Stop #77 – Welcome<p><b>Blogger’s Pit Stop is open from 9 pm ET(US Thur) 11 am(AUS Friday) and Closes 3 am Monday ET(US)</b> …

My best promotional source

Craig here today. I’ve read it before, but years of experience cements the comment: Your blog is your best promotional opportunity. Let’s talk about …

11 Free SEO Tips That Will Make You See More Traffic

Do you know how successful bloggers get most of their traffic?<p>Do you want to guess?<p>No, it’s not from social media.<p>Okay, time is up. Here’s the answer:<p>…

How do I keep people engaged with my blog?

I’ve been thinking about how I engage with other people’s blogs recently, and why I stop reading them, or choose particular ones to cull when I feel …

Looking to Take Your Blog to the Next Level?

The blogging world has exploded in the last couple of years, and more people than ever have tapped into the great things running one can bring. You …

Is Your Blog Living By Numbers? (Updated 2017)

Posted on August 16, 2015June 2, 2017<p>Why are we so obsessed with numbers?<p>I’ve read many interesting posts over the past few months about the number …

Comment on PB098: Is Blogging Dead? Here’s Why You Should Blog! by Brian Fanzo

Thanks for mentioning my repurposing of my live video content… I’m now recording my podcast on live video then turning that into a podcast, into a …

Digital Marketing

29 Best WordPress Themes for Authors (2017)

Are you looking for a WordPress theme for authors? As an author, you want to offer a better reading experience for users while allowing them to …