Blogging Advice

These posts cover the fine art of blogging, especially as it relates to marketing your business. As with every type of marketing, some strategies will prove more effective than others. Blogging is a great way to set your business apart from the competition, establish yourself as an authority in your field, and increase the leads you get from your website.

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How to Rid Your Blog of Comment Spam

It’s a pain that any blogger knows all too well. You get a notification that one of your blog posts has received a comment. Excited that someone was willing to take the time and energy to respond to your online brilliance, you click over eagerly to see what they had to say. And there it…continue reading …

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How to Start a Business Blog

Some of the most frequently asked questions from small businesses involve blogging. Should I have a business blog? YES! How do I start? SEE BELOW How often should I publish new content? REGULARLY. AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK What should I write about? WRITE ABOUT WHAT YOU KNOW How do I get people to read…continue reading …

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Add Social Sharing to Your Blog… The Easy Way!

Social Media is ubiquitous now and many blog visitors click the sharing options before they’ll post a comment or even before they finish reading the article. If you’re following the latest social media trends and best practices, you know it’s important that you make it easier for your visitors to share your content on their preferred…continue reading …

Is Guest Blogging Dead?

Is Guest Blogging Dead? (Spoiler: No, It’s Not)

So back in January, Matt Cutts (Google’s Webspam Team Leader and Resident Gadfly) posted a rather controversial article on his personal blog entitled “The Decay and Fall of Guest Blogging.” His premise was that guest blogging, which was once a respectable practice, was now being abused by black hat SEOs to inundate blogs with low-quality…continue reading …