27th of June 2024 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Mastering Engaging Opening Lines: 11 Creative Strategies to Hook Your Readers

My wife’s first words to me were… ‘Hi Michael, it’s nice to meet you’ …which was both funny and memorable since my name is DARREN, not Michael!   Ever wondered how some posts keep you hooked while others don’t catch your eye? It’s all in the opener. The first words ...more
Creating Content
20th of June 2024 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

8 Secrets to Crafting Blog Post Titles That Will Set the Internet Ablaze

Titles change the destiny of your posts. Those few words at the beginning of your blog post can be the difference between the post being read and spread like a virus through the web like a wild fire and it languishing in your archives, barely noticed. This month we’ve been ...more
13th of June 2024 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Choose a Topic for Your Next Blog Post

Choosing the right topic to write about on your blog is vital if you want to write a post that engages your reader. Rushing the choice of topic can set you off in the wrong direction and end up wasting both your time and that of your reader. While sometimes ...more
Writing Content
6th of June 2024 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Approach Influencers in Your Niche: Twelve Crucial Tips

Do you want to connect with influencers in your niche? Most bloggers do. But many of them go about it the wrong way. Forming relationships with influencers is something you really want to get right. Done well, it’s one of the best ways to grow your audience and brand. And hopefully ...more
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30th of May 2024 Ali Luke 0 Comments

8 Steps to Become a More Confident Writer

Whatever you want to achieve by blogging – money, a fully-fledged business, recognition in your field, a creative outlet, or sharing your message with the world – you need to write. There’s no way around it. Blogging is writing. Your platform, your means of communication, involves putting words onto a ...more
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23rd of May 2024 Grove Galligan 0 Comments

What Can Bloggers Learn from Pickleball?

I may be late to the party but I’ve just discovered Pickleball! And after playing almost daily since my first hit, I have to admit I’m a little bit addicted… Pickleball, a sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong, is not just a pastime with a quirky name—it’s ...more
16th of May 2024 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

5 Ways I Use Habits to Stay Creative and Productive When Working From Home

Folks, you’ll know today’s guest contributor author Gretchen Rubin from her bestselling books on happiness, habits, and human nature, her inspiring talks, and her popular daily blog GretchenRubin.com. Gretchen also shares practical, manageable advice on her podcast Happier With Gretchen Rubin. We are thrilled to have Gretchen on ProBlogger today, giving us ...more
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9th of May 2024 Ellen Jackson 0 Comments

5 Ways to Write Faster

Running a business is a time suck of epic proportion. Planning, administration, product development, sales, delivery, email, bookkeeping, social media, marketing. It takes time. Throw in a family and you flit from demand to crisis without a moment to reheat that cup of tea you made three hours ago. Your blog post – that important but ...more
Creating Content
2nd of May 2024 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Personalize Your Blog Like These 10 Top Bloggers

Lots of bloggers seem to do everything right, yet they don’t see much success. They write well-structured posts, they pay attention to SEO, they know the ins and outs of their blogging software … but something’s lacking. That missing “something” can often be personality. It’s the difference between a blog ...more
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