The Benefits of Content Marketing

content marketing
It has been said before that “content is king”, but when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), this is really the case. Regular high-quality content can help websites and blogs get better rankings online and also drive more traffic to a website. In addition, it also helps companies be […] Read more…

Top 20 Reasons Why We Need WordPress for Blogs

Top 20 Reasons Why We Need WordPress for Blogs
Initially when WordPress was launched it was a big flop, however, with passing time it has become the most widely used software for websites and particularly for blogging. WordPress offers a lot more than the few 5 to 10 benefits you normally hear about. Before going into the detail why […] Read more…

5 Mistakes Bloggers are Making With Social Media

5 Mistakes Bloggers are Making With Social Media
Even though most people would regard bloggers as tech-savvy and the ones to whom they can bring their computer to when it no longer will save any more images to the desktop after the first 500. However, it is possible that bloggers are making the same mistakes many others do […] Read more…

Do You Tie in Your Blog With Your Social Media?

Do You Tie in Your Blog With Your Social Media?
Many businesses may wonder why their Facebook or Twitter profiles don’t seem to be growing like they should. At first, they may seek to blame the employee or consultant that is responsible for updating and maintaining the profiles. However, before putting blame on the social media content provider, it may […] Read more…

Tapping industry players for relevant, timely content

Tapping industry players for relevant, timely content
Improving blog traffic means hooking visitors to your blog and giving them something that will make them go back again and again. One way to do this is to providing relevant, up to date information on topics related to the general theme of your blog. Blogs are about information; it […] Read more…

Why You Should Backup Your Blog

Why You Should Backup Your Blog
It would be nice if all bloggers had to worry about was coming up with the next great post.  But in a world of constant security threats, even WordPress blogs need to up backed up once in a while.  And it’s better if you can backup your blog on a […] Read more…

Spice Up Your Blog With 7 jQuery Goodies

Spice Up Your Blog With 7 jQuery Goodies
You invested a great deal of time and effort into getting your website ready for the world to view. While content is definitely the most important thing, a little eye candy never hurt either. Rather than gambling with proprietary plugins like Flash player, it is better to use tools that […] Read more…

Why Do They Call It Bum Marketing?

Why Do They Call It Bum Marketing?
When I first started to dabble in Internet marketing it became clear pretty early on that it was all about links, so the next thing I had to figure out was where to get them which lead me to the article directories. The concept couldn’t be any easier, you write […] Read more…

The 3 Blog Laws of Self Hosting (Ignore Them At Your Own Risk)

Despite the benefits of blogging upon Blogger, WordPress.com, OnSugar (for Drupal lovers),  or a microblogging site like Tumblr, there comes a season in your life when you must embrace the trials and tribulations of self hosting your blog. Fortunately in the age of social networking and blogs, most hosting companies […] Read more…

5 Ways to Drive Visitors Away from your Blog

Writing great content is essential to attracting visitors to your blog and keeping them on your blog for more than a few seconds.  The last thing you want to do is drive them away before they even have a chance to read that great content. If you want to drive […] Read more…