Tips to Add Originality to your Blog
21st of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips to Add Originality to your Blog

Recently, we’ve been looking at a variety of ways that bloggers let their blogs degenerate. Today I want to talk about something that has the potential to kill a blog very quickly – the lack of original content or ideas. This is a mistake that many bloggers fall into to ...more
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How to Avoid Becoming a Negative Blogger
14th of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Avoid Becoming a Negative Blogger

  Recently we’ve been looking at a variety of ways that bloggers let their blogs ‘slip’ over time. So far we’ve looked at mainly things that are pretty easy to identify – but today I want to look at something that creeps into the attitude of many bloggers over time ...more
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Tips for When You Can’t Blog
7th of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips for When You Can’t Blog

Have you ever come across a blog that posts more about why they don’t post than anything else? I hesitate to write about this method of ‘letting your blog go’ because I know that most bloggers do go through stages when they struggle to post to their blog due to ...more
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30th of September 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Avoid Comment Spam Taking Over Your Blog

One of the saddest things that I see on blogs is where a blogger completely gives up on staying on top of comment spam. You dig into their archives searching for information and expertise on their topic only to find their comments section completely riddled with comments that range from ...more
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The Genius Blogger's Toolkit 2021
23rd of September 2021 Laney Galligan 0 Comments

How do Bloggers Continue Their Professional Development?

I have a confession to make: I was a bit of a geek at school. I was the kid who asked questions all the time. What can I say? I loved learning. And I still do. Every part of the process is exciting for me – learning new things, meeting ...more
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Why Blog Post Titles Are Crucial
22nd of September 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why Blog Post Titles Are Crucial

One problem that I regularly saw in the days that I took on blog consulting work was bloggers who spent hours and hours slaving over the writing of quality posts only to take 5 seconds to slap a very ordinary title on them. While poor titles won’t have as much ...more
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16th of September 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Avoid The Danger of Becoming a Self-Centered Blogger

Updated post first published Jun 19, 2008  Letting Your Blog Go #3 Another way that some bloggers let their blogs go is to let their blog become more about them and their own needs and less about the needs of their readers. A blog will only ever be successful if ...more
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9th of September 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips To Help Your Blog Stay ‘On Topic’

Updated post first published Jun 18, 2008 Letting Your Blog Go #2 One way that I see some bloggers ‘letting their blog go‘ is to become distracted and move off topic more and more. When I asked readers why they unsubscribed from a blog’s RSS feed they told me that ...more
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2nd of September 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Tips to Help you Post More Frequently On Your Blog

Updated post first published Jun 17, 2008  Letting Your Blog Go #1 Problem: Perhaps the fastest way to let your blog go is to stop posting to it. It can happen for many reasons whether it be your life getting busy, suffering from a bout of bloggers block or becoming ...more
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