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Are you a successful blogger looking for ways to monetize your web traffic? If you do not see the results you want from display ads, affiliate marketing, or influencer opportunities, then you may want to consider selling goods or services on your blog. As a blogger, you know how to get eyes on your content. Unfortunately, you might not be as comfortable with selling.
Mobile technology has grown rapidly over the last few years. Today, 94% of the US population has a smartphone. That’s a big number, especially when you consider that only 73% of US citizens have access to a home computer. In 2017, those numbers are predicted to get even farther apart. Bloggers who choose to invest in mobile technology, even if it’s a small investment, will see the benefits.
Perhaps one of the biggest buzzphrases in the world of content marketing seems to be, “SEO content writing.” Of course, it’s important to make sure search engines can index your website, but your content needs to appeal to people as well. According to Neil Patel, this is one of the biggest challenges content marketers face. But it’s vital to master if you’re going to be successful.
Running a successful blog requires more than just knowing how to write content and how to communicate with your readers. In fact, many successful bloggers might say that the ‘technical part’ of their project probably had a bigger impact on their success compared to the content they provided to their visitors.
Starting a Blog? 5 Topics People Care About in 2017 March 10, 2017 by Blog Herald Leave a Comment If the goal of your blog is to strike a chord with as many people as possible, you’re probably spending a lot of time researching which topics and subject matters are best. Well, if you’re launching a blog in the near future, there are a few topics that are all-but guaranteed to produce results.
Give your audience that content that they need first, so they’ll come to you — that’s the gist of content marketing. It’s a pretty solid strategy, really. After all, its premise is about providing value to your audience, and not forcibly shoving your products down their throats. While the concept is already fantastic in itself, to the point where one would think that it is al ...
Darkstore Aims to be Less Invasive Alternative to Tech Giants according to Founder Lee Hnetinka March 8, 2017 by Blog Herald Leave a Comment Darkstore, a new same-day delivery service in California, is aiming to provide producers with an alternative to firms such as Wal-Mart and Amazon. The company is hoping it’s ability to put marketing and sales data back in the hands of ...
The Current State of Content Marketing [Infographic] February 20, 2017 by Blog Herald Leave a Comment Content marketing provides a huge opportunity for many businesses to bring in new clients and keep existing clients returning. The leads that quality content can generate are invaluable for the businesses who get them.
Have you been looking for a way to connect with your subscribers, but don’t have a lot of time to spend? Most marketers know that staying connected with potential customers is necessary for growing their business, but getting started may seem challenging, expensive, or both. Email marketing is a diverse marketing tool that businesses can use to reach an audience, reinforce rel ...
WordPress wouldn’t be such a resourceful and customizable CMS without such a diverse range of plugins. And there are quite a number of really good ones available these days, including very nifty SEO plugins. Now you might be wondering: but which ones are the best? Today I’m going to show you 5 killer yet not-so-popular WordPress SEO plugins.
A new blog is created every 7 seconds. Can you believe that? Even more mind blowing is that almost 3 million new posts are written every single day. Of course, many of these blogs flop or are quickly abandoned. Successful blogs, on the other hand, contain some common elements that make them reader friendly and very popular.
5 Easy Steps to Detect What WordPress Theme a Site is Using January 10, 2017 by Blog Herald Leave a Comment WordPress started off as just a simple, intuitive way of creating and managing a blog, but soon flourished into a huge platform where anyone, regardless of their programming skills, can create an entire website and run their own business.
Tax season is coming, and small business owners should start preparing now in order to save some stress. Because we know just how busy small business owners are, we have made sure to share simple tips that you won’t consider a hassle in themselves. Tax tips for bloggers 1. Purchase Tax Software Designed for Small Businesses Tax software – whether it be W-2 software or 1099 soft ...
You may have heard of the many ways a well-conceived content marketing strategy can benefit a blog or business by helping you in developing valuable content, establishing yourself as an industry leader and generally improving the connection between you and your audience. Whilst content marketing may be the ideal method for bloggers to grow their readership and get a foothold i ...
You’ve heard it over and over: “You’ve got to have an awesome SEO strategy!” Why? Because everyone on the internet seems to be saying it. Here’s the truth… The random internet people are right this time. Sorry. You actually do need an awesome SEO strategy. We can say this because of the overwhelming proof. DATA: 3.5 billion searches are done on Google every day.
It is no secret that bloggers have to wear many different hats; content creators, content marketers, social media managers, website administrators, search engine optimization to name a few. Many bloggers even venture into Pay Per Click, email marketing, and inbound marketing. Many bloggers believe they have a grasp on content creation.
Tools help us achieve what we want to achieve. They help up do some faster. They help us build and communicate with our audience. They practically help us do everything. A lot of the time, though, it’s hard what tool to choose for whatever you want to do. Whether it’s to create blog content, drive traffic, or even make money.
While the myth of millennial entrepreneur – independent startup owner with a promising new app – is still alive and well, the truth is that this generation is on its way to becoming the least entrepreneurial generation in US history. The statistics are there to back it up. A Wall Street Journal analysis of data gathered by Federal Reserve reveals that the share of business owne ...
All avid bloggers know that coming up with fresh ideas for content is one of the most challenging aspects of the trade. Sometimes you have to put in the legwork and do some research to find trending topics you can piggyback off of, while other times inspiration strikes you in the most random of moments.
Setting up a WordPress blog is a relatively straightforward task, but as with getting anything right, the devil is usually in the details. Here are 5 things you probably hadn’t considered when setting up your first WordPress blog. Learn from them, so next time you start a new blog, you’ll know better.