How to Blog Anywhere, Anytime

There’s a big world out there (no, not online – the other one). If we’re spending all our time at a desk we’re missing out on the very experiences that can catapult our writing into new realms of wonderfulness. Experiences make us richer writers, and the best bloggers are looking for ways to get out there and bring the blogging with them. This article can help. Are You Managing One Blog or Many? Before looking for the right solutions, you have to carefully define the problems. Bloggers … [Read more...]

With Blogging, Consistency is King

We've all heard the adage "Content is King". And in a lot of ways it make sense. We live in a world that has a voracious appetite for content. Social Media needs constant content to keep people engaged. Google needs content to have something to analyze and rank in its search engine. Companies need content to attract new customers and to establish authority and trust with their visitors. That's a great argument for content's supremacy. But here's the counterpoint. Any single piece of … [Read more...]

8 Methods for a Successful Blog

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There are several attributes that go into making a blog successful. Although the majority of these are related to the content of the blog itself, there are various methods offsite that can improve success. As long as the most important methods are tended to, nearly anyone can build and operate a successful blog. 1. Blogging System - Choose a method of blogging that best suits you. Wordpress is one of the most popular content management systems for blogging. With a quick installation, you can … [Read more...]

All The Women In Social Media Universe In This One Post

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You would think I was a feminist with this, that and the other post, featuring women in my posts. What can I say, I love the girls and getting the content is like shopping for bananas, crazy easy. Women in social media are dominating and I've curated the best information to date for women seeking women in social media. To start, it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Campaigns like these make women in social media so powerful https://twitter.com/ForbesWoman/status/251359747536736256 The … [Read more...]

“Shortcodes” To Owning Popular Sites Like Blog Success

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There was a new sheriff in town (for about 3 1/2 minutes). His name was The Merchant and for a brief time in Blog Success history, he was it's glorious owner. Shortcodes do nifty things with little effort on Wordpress blogs. Well, here's how I shot to the top of this pro blogging site the same way. Let's get "mindset" out of the way I'm not your typical "make money" blogger. I don't promote every Tom, Dick, and Harry out there, my mother raised me better than that. Instead I sail the seas … [Read more...]

How To Encourage People To Comment On Your Blog

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Keeping tabs on your comment quota is a great way of analysing the health of your blog. For starters, you'll be able to gauge the overall popularity of your posts, which in itself can help you understand what draws people to your blog. Secondly, trend analysis will enable you to tweak your output in accordance with popular demand. Fledgling blogs are bound to suffer spikes and troughs in the early stages, but as you improve your blog's authority and reach, visitor statistics will generally … [Read more...]

How To Hijack Curiosity And Get Backed By NASA

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How does a blog or a small business go from good to great? Is it guest posting? Good PR? Proper monetization? They're great buzzwords but powerful ideas are where the real money's at. One powerful idea makes it all come together and even get the support of NASA or a big agency like them. Launching Curiosity Anyone who lives on their wits knows the first rule, you don't go from good to great unless you know what the shot is. The ambitious merchant eyeballs the market and says, what's my shot at … [Read more...]

Blog Success, Meet Triberr

There is a content marketing storm coming, Blog Success members. Big Blogs have dominated because they grabbed the attention of the machines, leaving smaller bloggers at the bottom. Not anymore. A league of shadows is preparing the way for a new culture of content marketing. Blog Success community + Triberr technology = the POWERFUL advantage Triberr is an emerging blog community that Blog Success can really benefit from working with. The founders are actively changing the way we distribute … [Read more...]

Why Guest Blogging Is The Best SEO Strategy

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Back in the day, SEO was a very simple process for those who understood it… Basically, if you were an SEO consultant or marketer, you could just invest a few thousand dollars in some kind of automated software that would generate thousands of backlinks through automated blog comments. How SEO Has Changed Things have changed a bit since then, but most so-called SEO gurus still use automated software to build backlinks or pay Virtual Assistants in the Philippines to spam directories or … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Make Your Blog Stand Out

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The hardest part about the blogging world is getting noticed. You can have great content and a lot to say but never get the audience you are reaching for. How can you make your blog stand out among all those others?  Well, here are five ways to help your blog stand out from the rest. Images – First of all, your blog needs to have pictures. People are primarily visual and great images help get them interested in your great content. If you can make the images funny, creative, colorful, or … [Read more...]