Not all editors are the same, so which do you need? on ProBlogger
14th of February 2017 Kelly Exeter 13

All Editors are Not the Same, so Which do You Need?

A question that frequently comes up in writing and blogging groups I’m part of is: ‘anyone know a good editor?’ This is usually followed by comments of ‘I used this guy once but it was a frustrating process’, or ‘mine was ok, but I’m not sure I’d recommend them.’ I’ve ...more
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11th of February 2017 Stacey Roberts 15

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

After taking some time off over the holiday season on my blog, I’ve been thinking about things I normally don’t have time to – and I think those things have been reflected in today’s roundup! Things like going back and optimising older posts for SEO, thinking about my blogging origins ...more
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5 Things to Think About Before You Start Your New Blog | Don't leave home without these tips from ProBlogger!
9th of February 2017 Stacey Roberts 54

5 Things to Think About Before You Start a Blog

It’s time! You’ve had it in the back of your mind for a while now, but you’ve realised the hour is right to take the plunge, and you want to start a blog. Welcome! You’ve come to the right place. If creating a blog is something you’ve been thinking about ...more
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Pet hates of a podcast guest and how to be a rad podcast host - how to stand out (and not for all the wrong reasons!)
9th of February 2017 Guest Blogger 2

How to be a Rad Podcast Host and Avoid your Guest’s Pet Hates

By Karly Nimmo of Radcasters Podcasting S’cool. As a podcast host, a guest, and from working with hundreds of podcasters, I’ve seen almost everything.  The good, the bad and the train wreck ugly (you know, that mess that is hideous but you just can’t look away?). I’ve seen rock solid, rigid ...more
You have so many posts to write on your blog every year - but where will those ideas come from? How can we shake up our inspiration? | ProBlogger
8th of February 2017 Ellen Jackson 18

Where Will Your Great Ideas Come From?

By ProBlogger expert Ellen Jackson of Potential Psychology. I have big plans for 2017, blog-wise and business-wise. I bet you do too. My word for this year is ‘bigger.’ I’m going to think bigger, to play bigger. After a year of hard work and incremental improvement it’s time for a ...more
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What are the Fundamentals of SEO for Bloggers? ProBlogger gives you the lowdown.
7th of February 2017 Jim Stewart 29

SEO for Bloggers: A Basic Explanation

By ProBlogger SEO Expert Jim Stewart of StewArt Media. Search Engine Optimisation. Just reading that phrase can make some bloggers break into cold sweats. You know how to blog, and you know you have to incorporate SEO in your pages somehow to be successful, but the technical aspects of SEO are ...more
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6th of February 2017 Stacey Roberts 18

Community Discussion: Your One Thing for 2017

At the ProBlogger event on the Gold Coast last year, Darren motivated us all with his rallying cry to find one thing we want to do with our blogs, businesses, and lives. Just one thing that we would prioritise, measure all things against, and work hardest at among all the ...more
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4th of February 2017 Stacey Roberts 16

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

This week, as usual, the number of tips and tricks about blogging and its related tasks are overwhelmingly large! Everywhere you look, there is another article with more great advice. I hope I’ve managed to drill down and get you exactly what you need this week! It’s been super-helpful to ...more
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3rd of February 2017 Guest Blogger 19

Day Four: How to Publish, Promote, and Propagate Your Article

This is part five in a series on Content Marketing Strategies from Pamela Wilson of Big Brand System. It’s your fourth and final content production day: time to hit publish! Need to catch up on the rest of the 4 Day Content Creation System? Here are the previous posts:  A ...more
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