Creating Blogger Relations

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Blogging is more than just writing content, more than putting down words, and more than clicking publish. While this might shock some, others will find it reassuring and an explanation as to why blogging has or has not worked for them in the past. You see, blogging is about creating relationships through content. As bloggers [...]

Stalking Your Way To Better Social Media Posts

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Maximize Social Business had a great article by Courtney Ramirez entitled,  ”How to ‘Spy’ Your Way to Better Social Media Writing“ which got me thinking on what social listening really means in marketing. Stalking, or spying, in the usual sense seems creepy, but not when it comes to figuring out how to write and engage with [...]

The Changes To CommentLuv Premium on Spam

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Whether you have CommentLuv Premium enabled on your blog or not, it’s a pretty good chance that you have found a blog that does have this WordPress plugin enabled.  Most all bloggers either have the free version or the paid version on there site because it’s not only good for SEO purposes, but it can [...]

The Future of Social Media Marketing and Your Blog

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Do you know the future of social media marketing?  Can you understand the importance that social media has on your online business?  These are all questions that need to be thought about as search and social grow smarter every day.  We need to be able to handle the growth with our own blogs and learn [...]

The True Success of Blogging

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I can remember when blogging was considered something that geeks did. If you were at a party and someone asked you what you did for a living and you responded“I’m a blogger”, you could literally feel the air being sucked out of the room as they started making assumptions based on your mental state. Now, [...]

The Real Secret on How To Increase Blog Traffic

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In almost two years of blogging, I have finally came to realize the secret of how to increase blog traffic.  I know there’s a lot of tips and tutorials about this that usually lead to spending an arm and a leg on something that probably won’t do you any good in the first place. However [...]

Excuse Me, You Cant Write A Great Post In 15 Minutes

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I know you’ve seen all these promotions about how to write a great post in under 15 minutes.  There are tons of them out there, and when I seen the last one, I had to stop and check it out. The fact of the matter is that these people are writing filler and fluff just [...]

The Items That Every Blogger Needs For Success

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This Labor Day I wanted to share with you a list of items that every blogger needs in their arsenal of strategies so that you can become more visible, be able to make money with you blog, and to show you which items are necessary to use in order to get to that point in [...]