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Freelancing has become an incredibly popular way for men and women around the world to make money. Freelancing is, in essence, having your own business. It allows you to not just generate your own income, but to control how much you earn. When you freelance, you take charge of your own finances and work life.
Bloggers, like “traditional” journalists, are protected from legal action by a variety of laws. However, they also have unique responsibilities under the law, and not all bloggers are aware of those responsibilities. What does the law require of you, and how can you avoid a lawsuit? The laws discussed below only apply to bloggers living in the United States.
E-Commerce has experienced an explosion of traffic in recent years partly due to the fact that people are now more comfortable buying online than ever. With retailers recognizing this demand, this means that the landscape is more competitive, making it more critical for e-commerce websites to consider the best practices for marketing their websites.
The internet is a great place to do almost anything: make connections, share stories, shop, or run a business. But there’s a risk associated with using the internet, too. You can be the victim of scams designed to gather your personal information, banking information, or anything else you put on the internet.
Bloggers come in all shapes and sizes with different niches, backgrounds, and priorities. It’s the writers who command credibility and experience, though that gain the most followers. As a blogger, having more experience and knowledge in the field should be a top priority. People subscribe to blogs because they like to hear from experts in the niche.
Social media has become one of the most powerful tools in the arsenal of bloggers who want to maximize their online exposure, and to make sure that their content reaches as many people as possible. The great thing about efficient social media usage is that it is an amazing way to spread your latest news, updates and offers to both regular visitors and people who have not heard ...
Blogging is a unique business idea in that it’s possible to start and make money from your blog without investing any money in it to begin with. However, there are some problems which could arise as a result of your not investing any money in your blog. For example, without any funding, you will need to use a free domain name and unless you’re a professional web designer yourse ...
Teaming up with a non-profit organization is a good choice if you want to grow your blog and business. As such, non-profit collaborations are currently on the rise. Want to find out how partnering your blogging efforts with a non-profit can help your blog grow and prosper? Read on! Increase in Audience Size One of the top reasons to collaborate with non-profits is the quality t ...
People who have never worked remotely, who are accustomed to going into the office at the same time every morning and clocking out at the same time each evening, don’t really have anything to base the remote working structure on. However, as bloggers and other remote workers have discovered, being location independent comes with a number of benefits.
Who doesn’t want to have a top rated website these days? The fact that anyone anywhere can have their own domain and web address where they can upload any content that they want is nothing short of amazing, but the difficulty for individuals or groups that want to create a website or blog today is that there is so much noise that they have to fight through for their blog to see the light of day.
Money is a topic many people can talk about all day and into the night. It’s a fascinating subject with promising potential if you address it from various angles. That’s one of the reasons it can be a lucrative blogging platform. Writers can make a profit from sharing their knowledge of the industry. But that means it can’t be a topic for just anyone.
Have you ever tried to set up an online course or membership site? If you want to pull out large chunks of your hair, try it. Although there are various ways to set up an online course, you could end up spending a small fortune, because not only can it be painful trying to get everything to work together, but it’s likely you’ll need to invest in other systems so that you can ...
2016 has already proven to be an eventful year for Google’s ever-evolving algorithm. Search results for 2017, driven by user feedback and engagement, promise to be faster, more relevant and more substantial. Businesses and SEO experts looking ahead to the coming year can review these valuable tips for SEO rankings in 2017: 1.
If you’re like most bloggers and content marketers, you spend a great deal of time sitting at your keyboard or at your desk, dedicatedly reading about new strategies or discovering competitors’ blogs. Your goals may include coming up with new ideas, refining your old tactics, or simply growing as a content marketer, but all of them relate to strategic improvement.
As a professional blogger, you have a dream setup that most other professionals would take a significant pay cut in order to enjoy. So, if you’re simply blogging from your bedroom on a week-in and week-out basis, you should probably question what you’re really doing with your time. You have the ability to work from anywhere in the world – so do it! Five Productivity Tips for Re ...
4 Mistakes Newbie Travel Bloggers Make December 20, 2016 by The Blog Herald Leave a Comment Earning money from traveling and writing about your journeys is an undeniably alluring concept. However, as with any business venture, success doesn’t come easily. After all, travel blogging isn’t just about constantly waiting for good deals from travel portals.
The Best Ways to Avoid Distractions whilst Blogging December 20, 2016 by The Blog Herald Leave a Comment Blogging seems like the dream job, right? After all, you can work from home, you pick your hours, and you’re basically your very own boss! In many ways, it is pretty amazing (um, hello, blogging in bed?!).
A lot of people are a bit timid when it comes to moving their website from one host to another. After all of that hard work in creating the blog, the last thing anyone wants is to lose data. However, it’s not all that difficult to transfer a website to a new host. All it takes is a bit of patience. Here are five tips to give you a smooth transition when moving the blog to a new host. 1.
If you’ve never heard of an SQL injection, don’t worry; it’s a term that only really entered the public consciousness in the last few years. Describing a way for hackers and other criminals to steal data, an SQL injection basically makes let’s malicious people inject bad code into a website’s database and then they can tamper with the website, such as by sending customer detail ...
The dream of getting paid to travel the world has become a recognised and popular profession in recent years with a huge number intrepid of travel bloggers out there right now. With so many writers saturating the web with their tales and tips for travellers, new bloggers tend to follow established patterns and copy the success of others, therefore contributing to the monotonousness of it all.