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5 Guest Blogging Tips

I guess someone must have released a product on guest blogging recently because my inbox is full of requests.

Sadly, all the requests from prospective guest bloggers are about to be moved to the trash bin because they failed the basic criteria.

Guest Blogging Tips

There is a right way and a wrong way to go about requests for guest blog posts.  Here’s some tips for guest bloggers …

Tip 1  –  Find blogs that Read More

10 Things for Bloggers to do before 2013

The end of the year (but not the world) is fast approaching and so far it’s been a helluva year!

Traditionally, at this time of year I take some time out to reflect on what I have done, what I could have done, what I will do and what I could have done better 🙂

Thinking about these things in relation to my blog I’ve come up with 10 things that I’m going to do … Read More

Boardroom Bloggers

Corporate Blogging 

Years ago, corporations identified the need to build a relationship with their clients and prospects. The world of blogging seemed to be the perfect vehicle to do this.

The benefits of corporate blogging are you can:

  • give insight into the corporation workings
  • engage with your prospects and customers
  • promote your brand
  • give a personality and tone to your corporation
  • remove the “faceless” stigma and humanise the company
  • give value to readers
  • reinforce your
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Pimping out your blog to increase traffic

Most bloggers at some stage end up monetizing their blog so they can make it pay for itself.

There are a number of ways that you can monetize your blog to name a few:

  • Paid advertising
  • Sponsors
  • Affiliate marketing
  • Zone rental
  • Paid reviews

However, no matter how good your blog is and how great your offers are you need people to visit your site, time and time again to make money.   Not only that, but … Read More

Spread the word using a WordPress podcast plugin

I wrote in my book WordPress for Internet Marketers and WP Quick Cash years ago about using free WordPress podcasting plugins to get traffic and links to your site.

What is a podcast?

According to Wikipedia a podcast is:

How do you create a podcast?

You can easily create a podcast by reading one of your blog posts and recording it using free software like Audacity.  Once you have made your recording upload it … Read More

Video Blogging – Fun or Fizzle?

What is Video Blogging?

Video blogging or Vlogging is a blog based on video rather than the traditional article format (like this one).   There are many ways that visitors like to digest information text, images and videos.    Most Vlogs consist of a talking head film style.   This means that a person is filming themselves when vlogging.

Why Vlog?

Video blogging is just one way that you can communicate with your niche.   You’ll find that almost … Read More