Have you ever thought about being a blogger? It is cool right! And most times people get jealous of bloggers and aspire to be like them and that is why I will be teaching how to create a blog for free and make money. Many times I get a lot of messages from people on how they can start their own blog and definitely I would love to share with them but I believe it will be very long guide because potentially blogging is very easy and at same time complicated too so learning how to start a blog is not a big deal anyways. You might love to become a blogger maybe as a passion or to grow your business online. Before we get started I will love to ask a question. What is a blog? A blog (a truncation of the expression weblog) is a talk or educational site distributed on the Internet consisting of discrete, regularly casual journal style content sections (“posts”). Posts are normally shown backward sequential request, so that the latest post seems to start with, at the highest point … [Read more...] about How To Create A Blog For Free And Make Money
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A client wants to develop a content strategy so they can rank for more keywords but isn’t sure if they can muster the resources to create a blog. Sound familiar? When budgets are tight, it’s often tempting to put more money behind your paid media campaigns; after all, you can actually see which ads and optimizations are generating the most revenue each month. Earned media is not so cut-and-dried. However, creating and developing blog content should be regarded as a long-term investment. And as any good financial advisor will tell you, it’s best to start saving early. There is evidence to suggest that investing in a blog today will pay dividends for years to come. Why should I have a blog? No matter if your website is focused on e-commerce, lead-gen or self-service, there is what I like to call a “finite keyword set” that constrains you, whether you realize it or not. This concept of a finite keyword set is dictated by the fact that you want to serve the … [Read more...] about Will my organic rankings suffer if I don’t have a blog?
Ever dream of being your own boss? If you’ve got a good idea and are willing to take the plunge into starting your own business, it’s now easier (and cheaper) than ever to get a local business started. Put Up Your Website ( You’ll probably want your own domain, so you’ll have to shell out $12 or so to a domain seller like GoDaddy and get a shared hosting package for $7/month. After that, there are a number of free website builders you can use such as Weebly. You don’t need to be a techy to do any of these things, but it helps if you are not afraid of trying to figure out how to do it yourself. And it couldn’t hurt to set up a blog so you can easily post some articles which can help you with SEO and customer engagement down the road. Submit Your Business Info To The Top Local Search Services ($0) Create a Google Places Profile and do the same on Yahoo Local, CitySearch, YP.com, Superpages, Yelp, InsiderPages, Merchant Circle and the major sites that … [Read more...] about 9 Ways To Start A New Local Business Using Facebook, Twitter, Groupon And Google*
A few months ago, I wrote a post containing 10 tips for an awesome and SEO friendly blog post. Since then, I have been thinking and reading a lot about writing and blogging. After the success of our first e-book, we are actually working very hard on a second ebook about content SEO at Yoast. In this second e-book, we will discuss (rather detailed) keyword research, site structure and content writing. As I was writing chapters about content writing for the new ebook, I decided to set up a couple of blog posts about content writing as well. In a series of three posts, I will discuss practical tips on blogging concerning 1. style, 2. structure and 3. text objectives. Today, I start of with some elementary style tips for obtaining an attractive writing style! Attractive Writing Style Some of us are natural writers. They are able to write an attractive, fun, readable text in a matter of minutes. Others lack that skill. Attractive writing is a matter of talent, but practice sure helps! In … [Read more...] about Writing a Blog: Obtaining an Attractive Writing Style
There is always lots of advice out there about writing and marketing your blog now that blogs have become a necessity for every small business. They’re fairly simple to put together and the turnaround for blog posts is usually pretty quick, not to mention the benefits are great. When you think about all those things together, it makes sense why blogging is so popular. However, just because a blog post might seem more convenient doesn’t mean it’s the only form of content you should be creating. Developing content that isn’t a blog post—white papers, Ebooks, training courses, etc.—also lends itself to needing a little bit of advice. In order to take your business to the next level, it’s important to have a set plan in place for developing this other type of content. Understanding Your Other Content Options and How to Get Started Developing content refers to not only writing the content, but also actually putting it into action on the right … [Read more...] about Quick Tips to Creating Content that Isn’t a Blog Post