Build Community

  • How to Get Traction with Your New Blog

    … into blogland. Tell people you meet who might be interested, chat about it at the water cooler or the school gate (or both!), let it be known you’ve started a blog in your conversations – you might be surprised at how many people will be interested and ask more questions about it. Thoughtful promotion I know, I know, it’s exciting to finally…

    Stacey Roberts/ @ProBloggerin How To's- 11 readers -
  • The Quickest Way to Build Trust Online

    … be underestimated as an intrinsically useful tool for life. That said, the times are changing. The audience is changing. The social media landscape is changing BIG TIME. And those that have recognised it are reaping the benefits – I’m talking about video. Online video. Video to sell programs, videos to engage your community, videos to build trust…

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  • Why Your Readers Want Homework (and How to Give it to Them)

    … Them a Way to Respond If your homework involves producing something – like an image, a blog post, or a paragraph of text – then why not ask your readers to share it in the comments? You don’t have to do this, but if it’s a good fit, it can be a great way to build stronger relationships with your readers. Alternatively, you could get readers…

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  • Why Your Business Needs a Thriving Online Community [and how to get started]

    … As a business owner, can you think of anything more wonderful than a thriving online community of fans who love your business and can’t wait to make purchases? Apple, Nike, and Volkswagen are all examples of companies that have built enthusiastic communities. The Internet is now the main thoroughfare through which like-minded people connect…

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  • ProBlogger Event Speakers Share Their Experience

    …, the biggest challenge is creating and sustaining a consistent cash flow. And like any small business, this is better achieved by creating multiple income streams. So my top tip is that as you build your community, continue to create new income streams for your online platform – don’t rely on just one avenue for making money. Nikki Parkinson We…

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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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  • How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!)

    … with her on Twitter @veggie_mama, follow on Pinterest for fun and useful tips, peek behind the curtain on Instagram, listen to her 90s nostalgia podcast, or be entertained on Facebook. The post How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!) appeared first on ProBlogger. Related Stories How to Build Trust With Your Subscribers Through Personalizing Your Emails 11 Steps to Growth Hack Your Way to Blogging Success …

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  • How to Build Trust With Your Subscribers Through Personalizing Your Emails

    … writing and marketing at Billacholla.com. He works closely with B2B and B2C companies providing the right content that generates social shares, comments, and traffic back to their business blogs. The post How to Build Trust With Your Subscribers Through Personalizing Your Emails appeared first on ProBlogger. Related Stories 11 Steps to Growth Hack Your Way to Blogging Success How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!) How to Effectively Drive More Facebook Traffic to Your Blog …

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  • 11 Steps to Growth Hack Your Way to Blogging Success

    … others as described above is a biggie. Posting at the right times on social media (covered above) Get yourself published on other blogs with backlinks Offer things in return for an email address/subscription to your blog. Build that email list consistently, because every post you create needs to go out to your subscribers, either in entirety…

    @ProBloggerin Social- 11 readers -
  • Four Ideas to Start Monetizing Your Blog

    … or consulting. Provide an opportunity for members to get to know and learn from each other as well as you (specialized, premium membership). Give out detailed information, such as workbooks, courses, checklists and advice that is not accessible to the general public. Maybe you have found that connecting with the global population is exhilarating…

    Deborah Anderson/ Growmap- 14 readers -
  • 4 Ways Facebook Groups Can Improve Fan Relationships

    … of the community itself. Increasingly, Facebook groups are built around brands or common everyday interests. Use the examples above to jumpstart ideas for using a Facebook group to build relationships with your own target audience. What do you think? Do you participate in groups owned by others to promote your business or products? Have you considered…

    Kelsey Jones/ Social Media Examinerin Social Facebook- 13 readers -