How Often Should You Be Blogging? 3 Myths, 3 Tips On Blogging Frequency

You probably heard this often throughout your blogging life: "You don't blog enough!" "You should write more often." "You never update your blog. It's boring." Blogging frequency is one of the most talked aspect of blogging on the Web. If it's true that 46% of people read blogs more than once a … [Read more...]

How To Use Klout To Generate Blog Ideas

Klout is a notable social media manager analyzer. It's free and widespread, and the Klout Score is so common among various social and blogging platforms, that use it as an indicator of quality. However, Klout is much more than that. Klout can turn into a wonderful blog idea generator if you know … [Read more...]

6 WordPress Plugins for Marketing and SEO

There are Wordpress plugins for pretty much every purpose out there, but when it comes to Marketing and SEO, you can count the good ones on the fingers of one hand (maybe two, if your search goes deep enough). In my 12 years old of blogging for personal and professional reasons, only 6 Wordpress … [Read more...]

Increase Your Blog Traffic With A Clever Internal Linking Strategy

It's easy to forget your own blog when you spend a lot of time searching for traffic opportunities elsewhere. Off-site traffic is definitely good to have, BUT--- What about your current visitors? How do you keep them on your blog instead of driving them outside? What about your bounce … [Read more...]

Difference Between .HTACCESS and ROBOTS.txt File

It gets tough when you are a total beginner at the technical sides of running your own blog or website. I remember it took me a while to figure out the difference between the .htaccess file and robots.txt, because even though I always loved anything IT and computers, the first time you encounter a … [Read more...]

9 Ways To Make Sponsored Posts Appealing To Readers

Sponsored posts have been the love and hate of many bloggers over the years. You can guess why--- it's very difficult to please both your advertiser and your audience alike. Who should you favor? Who should just 'take it' without complaints? The truth, as always, is in the middle. Both your … [Read more...]

13 Web Tools To Help Improve Your Blog

By HomeSpot HQ (cc) To make your blog readers happy is a continuous challenge, isn't it? Sometimes it's tough to figure out what exactly went wrong when your efforts to put together a great post evaporated in a lack of comments, social shares and overall traffic. Even tougher when you are left … [Read more...]

International SEO: Hreflang Tag for Location Targeting

It can get difficult to rank your website on Google now a few years ago, especially if you run multiple versions of your site to accomodate the needs to multi-language, multi-country users. It makes sense for the search engine to get more "picky" about who to rank and how, but there are still ways … [Read more...]

How To Make Money Online With Your Blog

Dear blogger, Hope you know that, with your blog, you are sitting on a goldmine. Not even news media have as much relevance today as blogs--- bloggers are today's culture influencers, opinion leaders, even authorities, if you like. Perhaps your blog is not as popular as Jon Morrow's or John … [Read more...]

Data Mobility & Migration

Making data nimble, allowing it to move freely among users, platforms, locations and protocols is the real meaning of data mobility. Companies that are Planning a data migration and are able to achieve data mobility can achieve significant competitive advantage through technology, and set themselves … [Read more...]