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    • 7 Tips for Increasing Social Media Engagement

      This is a guest contribution from Kristie McCollum. When it comes to creating your social media strategy, it’s always good to keep things fresh and evolving. There are a few things you can do to keep your marketing content engaging even as trends change. Whether you are just starting a blog or have been blogging for years and traffic and engagement (or even sales) have reach ...

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  • 5 Blogging Tips From A Social Entrepreneur

    … for the future. Authenticity, intimacy, and humility are three values that are especially important to the realm of socially conscious companies, and can help elevate your blog to become a trusted resource for an engaged community of socially conscious, discerning readers. If you adhere to these five blogging tips, you will be better poised to run…

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  • 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…

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  • 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]

    … with each other and discuss what they love. From photo-sharing ops to diet tips, online communities drive a flourishing world of sharing, connecting, and generally improving life for all of us. But what many entrepreneurs don’t realize is that what works for Apple and Nike can work for anyone. Small business owners need to foster thriving communities…

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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.

    … on the promise that they’ll pay you back at some point down the line. Of course, that doesn’t have to be money. It might be community, support, authority or any number of other aims. But, the aim is to nurture a squad of fans who loyally consume your content, and consistently spread it far and wide around the ‘net. I genuinely believe…

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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

    … So you want to blog. Why? Do you own an ecommerce business and need a site-based blog to bring in more traffic? Do you want to start a standalone blog and make money? Or do you want to freelance blog for other blogs? Whatever your purpose, if you are going to be a success at this blogging business, you will have to follow some key steps…

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  • Four Ideas to Start Monetizing Your Blog

    …). What I am trying to say here, is just in this paragraph is a representation of communities galore! And successful ones, at that! But, let’s not stop there. One of the best community builders I have ever met is right here on this blog (that is part of the reason why there are so many awards shown to the right!). Her name is Gail Gardner. Gail…

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