Blogging Tools And Services

    • 207: Smartphone and Tablet Apps for Bloggers

      Blogger Apps for Smartphone and Tablet Today, I want to take you on a tour of my iPhone and iPad, and talk about the apps I use most in my blogging and online business activities. One of the biggest changes that has happened in my blogging since I began back in 2002 is the technology I use. In the early days it was all done purely through my old desktop PC (and by old I mean r ...

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    • Blog Metrics: Why You Need to Stop Focusing on ‘Vanity’ Stats

      In a recent ProBlogger Mastermind, I shared a slide that seemed to hit a nerve with the group. While having lots of page views, sessions, fans, followers and even email subscribers may feel good, they don’t actually tell you anything about the health of your blog. I included this in my Mastermind session after having several conversations with bloggers that all started some ...

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    • Comparing Email Service Providers for Bloggers

      This is the third post in our Email Newsletter Series. One major sticking point for most bloggers who are setting up a newsletter is deciding what email service to use. There are lots of different, competing, options out there, and there’s no one perfect solution. Just in case you were thinking about it … don’t try to run a newsletter by emailing everyone through your regula ...

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  • 199: A COOL TOOL To Create Professional Facebook Live Videos

    …A Tool to Create High Quality Live Video on Facebook This episode is presented by The Success Incubator – a brand new event I’m co-hosting this year for ProBlogger readers and online entrepreneurs. The event is happening in Dallas Texas on 24-25 October, and I’m so excited to announce that joining me in presenting at the event are a great lineup…

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  • 197: A COOL TOOL for Creating Viral Videos for Facebook in 15 Minutes

    … I’ll say is that this tool isn’t perfect. It’s new as far as I can tell. It’s pretty basic. It’s a little bit buggy at times. There’s been a few days where their service have been a bit slow, particularly the day after I shared it on Facebook to our Facebook Group. I think several thousands of our members must have gone across at the same moment…

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  • The “Traveler” Rules of WordPress Plugin Management

    … with a limited budget regarding how much you can spend, and how much you can carry. Remember, this is not a race. You're spending your hard earned money on something that you'll use often. You want to make sure that you have the best tool for the job. It's sensible for you to do quite a bit of research when shopping around for that fancy camera that you…

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  • 194: 5 SEO Tools for Bloggers

    5 Blogger SEO Tools In today’s episode, I’ve got Jim Stewart from StewArtMedia back on the show to talk about SEO tools to help you to rank your blog higher. I had Jim on the show back in episode 94 to talk about the biggest mistakes bloggers make with SEO and since that time have had a lot of questions in the Facebook group about what tools to use in SEO.

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  • 5 Chrome Apps I Can’t Live Without

    … As a blogger and social media strategist, there are a few things I absolutely would not be caught dead without. I have to keep on top of a ton of tasks in all my roles, and the faster and more efficiently I can get these done, the better! Having important tools only a click away makes all the difference in the world – hence why I love keeping my…

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  • If You’re Seeking Fans, it’s Time to Podcast! Here’s Why.

    …, and combine it with their wider content, for nearly 10 years. He does it through courses and services at The Podcast Host, and via the Podcraft Podcast. He’s always happy to answer podcasting questions on Twitter or Snapchat, so get in touch! The post If You’re Seeking Fans, it’s Time to Podcast! Here’s Why. appeared first on ProBlogger. Related Stories Image Tools You Can Use to Help Your Blog Look its Best 12 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Right Now How (and When) to Register a Trademark Without Hiccups …

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  • Image Tools You Can Use to Help Your Blog Look its Best

    … favourite photo editing tool, and why? Feel free to comment below. Rosemary Richings is a copywriter and blogger that offers freelance web and blog content writing services to local businesses. Rosemary’s work has appeared on websites of all shapes and sizes. Publication credits include the Yellowpages Canada website, befunky.com, Author Magazine…

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  • 12 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Right Now

    … You’ve heard it everywhere – Snapchat is making a comeback and if you’re not on it, you’re missing the boat. I’ve covered over the last few months in the Reading Roundups, and the vibe I’ve been getting is that it’s confusing, it’s for the younger set, it’s not worth it for traffic to the blog or building your brand, and you don’t know how…

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  • How (and When) to Register a Trademark Without Hiccups

    … terms that other people in the same business are likely to want to use (a recent Australian case said a cemetery trust could not trade mark ‘Memorials@Home’ because any business providing services for the families of deceased relatives might want to use the expression ‘memorials at home’ in describing their services.) You can’t trade mark purely…

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  • The Complete Bloggers’ Guide to Web Hosting

    … and if they will help you understand running a website because you are new to blogging. For seasoned bloggers: As part of your job now is to make sure your readers can navigate smoothly within your blog. You need a very reliable and fast web host. You should track your site uptime and response speed with tools like Pingdom and Uptime Robot. Monitor your…

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  • 8 Data KPIs Every Blogger Should be Using to Grow Their Blog

    … This is a guest contribution from Justin Butlion. When it comes to growing a blog, there are a hundred different directions one could take. Some decide that the design of their site is outdated while others remove or add share buttons in the hope of increasing engagement. In this day and age there are many free tools that provide insights…

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  • 3 Project Management and Organisational Apps that I Use in My Blogging

    … but it is certainly something I see us using more and more going forward in other aspects of the business too. I’d love to hear what tools you’re using and how you’re using them in comments below? Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger 3 Project Management and Organisational Apps that I Use in My Blogging The post 3 Project Management and Organisational Apps that I Use in My Blogging appeared first on @ProBlogger. …

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  • 8 Ways to Stop Your Blog Crashing as Soon as it Gets Popular

    … server caching A cache takes pages or assets within your blog and creates static versions of them which load much more quickly. This can result in 20x better performance from exactly the same server. The impact on user experience is limited and the improvement in site speed dramatic. We tend to use caching tools such as NGINX and Varnish. Any blog…

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