How to set SMART goals for your blog in 2021
13th of January 2022 Bill Harper 0 Comments

How to Set SMART Goals for Your Blog in 2022

This post is based on episode 218 of the ProBlogger podcast. It’s been a very long year, and like most people you probably can’t wait for it to be over. And with the new year just around the corner, now is a good time to set yourself some blogging goals ...more
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16th of December 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Evaluating Your Blog’s First Year: 12 Great Questions to Ask

  I originally wrote this review process for bloggers who had started a blog through our Start a Blog Course however this is the same process that I go through EVERY YEAR for my own blogs and I’m sure it will help you too!   Firstly … congratulations on making ...more
Start a Blog
9th of December 2021 Stacey Roberts 0 Comments

Say Goodbye to Bad Habits: Five You Should Ditch in the New Year

I don’t know about you, but it’s around this time of year when I start thinking about all the things that didn’t quite work out over the last 12 months in my blogging efforts. Things I got wrong, things I didn’t try hard enough on, things I know I should ...more
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2nd of December 2021 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

Five Steps to Have Your Blog Run Without You Over The Holidays

  This is a guest contribution from The Suitcase Entrepreneur, Natalie Sisson. December is a special time of the year. It’s a time for reflection, for planning and for new beginnings. It’s also an excellent time to do some serious (but fun) overhauls of your existing blog and business, in ...more
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Eliminate the Echo Chamber and Add New Dimensions to Your Blog
25th of November 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Eliminate the Echo Chamber and Add New Dimensions to Your Blog

One of the better posts I always remember reading is by Chris Pirillo writing about ways to eliminate the ‘echo chamber’. It’s a post that I’m sure many bloggers will find a challenge (I know I did). Here are his main points (in bold) with a few comments of my ...more
Creating Content
Tell the World Something Important
18th of November 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What My 4-Year-Old Son Taught Me About Successful Blogging

This story goes back to when my eldest (now 15-year-old) son was just a toddler and I delivered a Keynote at BlogWorld Expo, where I told how my son reminded me of a powerful principle of successful blogging. So many people have since told me how much they enjoyed and ...more
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Is Your Blog Ready for the Festive Season
11th of November 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Is Your Blog Ready for the Festive Season?

There are only 44 days until Christmas! It’s that time of year: the silly season is almost upon us: there’s only 15 days until Black Friday and 18 days until Cyber Monday. If you start preparing your blog for Christmas in December you’re probably too late. The Christmas rush starts ...more
Case Studies
Are You Spreading Yourself Too Thinly?
4th of November 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Are You Spreading Yourself Too Thinly?

Today I want to share one last way to let your blog go to round off our 10 part series. It’s something that has at times almost brought my own blogging to a grinding halt. Problem Taking on too many projects and stretching yourself too thinly. There’s a fine line ...more
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How to Avoid Becoming a Single-Minded Blogger
28th of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Avoid Becoming a Single-Minded Blogger

One of the most common ways that I see a blog ‘go under’ is when the blogger gets distracted from the overall task of blogging by one single aspect of blogging. Here’s the thing – for a blog to become successful you can’t just work on one aspect of it ...more
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