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Problogger Blogging Tips

Problogger Blogging Tips
How to Edit Your Blog Posts Like a Pro

It's every blogger's worst nightmare. Your latest post gets shared by a big-name blogger, and you start getting lots of traffic. Hurrah! But then someone sends you an email (or worse, leaves a comment) pointing out a glaring mistake in the first paragraph. Mistakes can knock your reader's confidence in ...more

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217: 4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Domain Name

4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Domain Name for Your Blog This episode is perfect for anyone who’s preparing and planning their first blog, as well as those thinking about starting a second blog. Note: if you are starting a blog sign up below to get notified of our ...more

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4 WordPress Formatting Tips to Make Your Posts More Readable

This post is by ProBlogger Writing Expert Ali Luke You've finished your post, and you breathe a sigh of relief. After a quick edit you publish it to your blog, and wait for the comments, tweets, shares, or any sort of feedback. But once again, you get nothing. There may ...more

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216: How to Create a Style Guide for Your Blog (and Why You Should)

How and Why You Should Create Style Guides for Your Blog In today’s episode, I talk about style guides for blogs " why they're important, and what elements you should include in yours. Links and Resources for How to Create a Style Guide for Your Blog AP Stylebook The Chicago ...more

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Community Discussion: How Do You Survey Your Readers?

As the end of the year nears, you might be thinking about plans for your blogging in 2018. One thing that will help inform that is a reader survey. On both ProBlogger and Digital Photography school I do an annual survey, usually around November. As we plan our surveys, I ...more

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How to Create an Efficient Contact Page That Boosts Your Productivity

As you know, most blogs have a contact page. It's one of the first pages we create when we're building a new blog. We want people to be able to shower us in praise, offer us lucrative advertising and book deals, and beg us to create wonderful products for them, ...more

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Why You’re Not in the Content Business (and Why That’s a Good Thing)

Originally posted as a Facebook update from FinCon in Dallas (video below) In my opening keynote at FinCon I challenged the attendees to think about how their blog, podcast and video content could potentially be changing people's lives. You see, many of us see ourselves as being in the "content ...more

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5 Tips to Help You Consume Content More Productively

As bloggers, we create a significant amount of content. But most of us consume a significant amount of it as well. In an industry that uses strategies such as SEO, social media marketing and email marketing as key tools, we need to stay up to date with changes and trends ...more

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9 Ways Influencer Outreach Can Help You and Your Blog

Here on ProBlogger, we have a lot of tips on influencer outreach " how to reach out to influencers and pitch to them. Here are just a few of the resources we have available: How to Approach Influencers in Your Niche (podcast episode) How to Grow Your Blog by Interviewing Influencers ...more

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How to Smash Your Blogging Goals in Just 5 Days

This post is by ProBlogger expert Ellen Jackson of Potential Psychology Have you ever uttered the phrase, "One day I'll"'? Of course you have. We all have. One day I'll schedule my social media One day I'll improve my web site One day I'll organise my images (a personal favourite) ...more

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How to Create a Reader Avatar for Your Blog

For several years, I've been using Reader Avatars (also called Reader Profiles or Personas) on my blogs " and I've found them very effective and helpful.To create your first reader avatar, you'll need to spend some time thinking and writing about a type of reader that you're either attempting to ...more

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215: Simplify Your Business and Make More Money Blogging

Ways You Can Simplify Your Business and Increase Your Blogging Profitability Today, I want to share two big lessons I learned this year at our Australian ProBlogger events. They were lessons I think apply to many aspects of blogging and online business. It's all about simplifying what you do while ...more

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3 Simple Ways to Make Your Blog Posts More Conversational

This post is by ProBlogger writing expert Ali Luke You've probably heard that your blog posts need to be "conversational". You may also have been told why: to create a sense of connection with your reader, keep them engaged, and make your blog sound less like a lecture and more ...more

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One Screenshot You Must Include When Pitching a Sponsored Post

If you're familiar with sponsored content as an income stream, chances are you've been asked for a media kit or a proposal to do a sponsored post. Unfortunately, the world of sponsored post rates and assessing the value of your site is a bit like the wild, wild west. It ...more

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214: 4 Realities of Blogging All Bloggers Need to Talk About

4 Difficult Realities All Bloggers Face During a conference last year I was invited to have dinner with three other bloggers who had all been blogging for 5-10 years and were now doing it full-time. It was a fun dinner, and we covered a lot of ground in terms of ...more

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How do Bloggers Continue Their Professional Development?

I have a confession to make: I was a bit of a geek at school. I was the kid who asked questions all the time. What can I say? I loved learning. And I still do. Every part of the process is exciting for me " learning new things, meeting ...more

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How to Plan Your Blog Post from Start to Finish

This is a post by ProBlogger expert Ali Luke Do you plan your blog posts? Or do you dive straight into the writing? A lot of bloggers barely plan their posts (if they plan them at all). They're either too eager to get started, or feel rushed and see planning ...more

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213: Blogging and Content Marketing: 10 Things To Know

10 Things I Wish I Knew About Blogging and Content Marketing When I Started Today, I want to share the audio of a keynote I gave at a conference early last year about 10 things I wish I'd known about blogging and creating content for content marketing when I started. ...more

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9 Tips for Recovering Your Google Rankings After a Site Hack

This is a post by ProBlogger SEO expert Jim Stewart While WordPress is a relatively secure platform, it can still be hacked. In fact, out of the 11,000 hacked websites Securi analyzed in 2016, 75 percent of them were running WordPress. If your WordPress site has been hacked, fear not. ...more

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Community Discussion: Are You Making Progress With Your Blogging?

Remember the 1st of January 2017? Did you decide "This is the year I'll start a blog"? Or maybe you set some new blog goals for 2017, prompted by our community discussion? Well, guess what? We're coming up to the last quarter of the year – just 3 more months remain ...more

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