How networking and interviewing helped one blogger build her blog
25th of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

272: How Networking and Interviewing Helped One Blogger Build Her Blog

How One Blogger is Making the Most from Networking and Interviewing Our series of stories from new bloggers continues with Penny Wilson, who started Lingo Mama to blog about language learning and travel. Penny’s reasons for starting a blog: Return to her passion for language learning Establish accountability and discipline ...more
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How to write short sentences and paragraphs (and why it matters)
24th of January 2019 Ali Luke 0 Comments

How to Write Short Sentences and Paragraphs the Right Way (and Why It Matters)

This is a post by ProBlogger writing expert Ali Luke If you’ve been blogging for a while, I’m sure you’ve come across the advice to write short sentences and paragraphs. There are good reasons for this. And it has nothing to do with “dumbing down” the language or short attention ...more
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How Jacob simplified starting a blog by sharing the load
23rd of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

271: How One Blogger Simplified Starting a Blog by Sharing the Load

How One Blogger Worked With Others to Start a Blog We continue our series featuring stories from new bloggers who have recently completed our free Ultimate Guide to Starting a Blog course. We hope they’ll inspire others as part of our International Start a Blog Day on February 7. Today’s story ...more
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How one blogger changed her life by starting a blog
21st of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

270: How One Blogger Changed Her Life by Starting a Blog

How Starting a Blog Helped Transform the Life of a Blogger Happy New Year! This first episode of 2019 launches a series of stories from new bloggers who started their blogs after completing our free Start a Blog course. The course features seven steps, which makes it a perfect way ...more
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6 ways to boost your blog traffic in the new year
17th of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

6 Ways to Boost Your Blog Traffic in the New Year

This post is based on Episode 177 of the ProBlogger podcast. Did your blog have a bit of a holiday slump? Many bloggers find they lose momentum with their traffic in January. So if it happened to you, you’re not alone. Your readers were probably online less than usual. A lot ...more
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2019 Blogging Resolution
10th of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

One (Surprising) Blogging Resolution You Should Make for 2019

It’s the start of a brand new year (give or take a week or so), and chances are that at some point you made some New Year’s resolutions. As a blogger, you may have set yourself some goals (something I recommend) such as: “I want to double my traffic.” “I ...more
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International Start a Blog Day 2019
1st of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The Best Way to Start a Blog in 2019

If you’ve been Googling how to start a blog, then I’m sure you’ve already come across many resources telling you how. And most of them are pretty much the same, as creating your first blog is just a matter of a few technical steps. We even have a “how to ...more
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How to Start a Blog When You’re Not an Expert: 11 Ways to Make it Work
27th of December 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Start a Blog When You’re Not an Expert: 11 Ways to Make it Work

Is it okay to blog about a topic you’re not an expert on? Definitely. I wasn’t an expert blogger when I started ProBlogger, or an expert photographer when I started Digital Photography School. Even now I don’t consider myself an expert, especially with photography. When I started ProBlogger in 2004 I’d ...more
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Tips for blogging on the road
20th of December 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Have Blog, Will Travel: Tips For Blogging On the Road

This post is based on Episode 243 of the ProBlogger podcast. If you’re travelling over the holidays – to see family and friends, or just for a vacation – then you might be worried about you’ll keep up with your blogging. (This can also be a challenge if you travel regularly.) Here ...more
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