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What Every Successful Blogger Should Do Before Breakfast
6th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

What Every Successful Blogger Should Do Before Breakfast

This guest post is by Julie Carr of Plagtracker.com. Most people think that breakfast should be the first thing a person does in the morning, but the savvy minorities know that the time prior to breakfast can be the most productive. This is because it is when a person may ...more
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Prepare Your Blog For the Festive Season: a Step-by-step Guide
3rd of December 2012 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Prepare Your Blog For the Festive Season: a Step-by-step Guide

Over the weekend, we ran a short series of interviews with bloggers of different types, to get a feel for how they’re preparing for the festive season. We spoke to the owners of: a product-sales blog a blogger-consultant-speaker a digital publisher a not-for-profit blog. If that series made you realize ...more
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How to Fail Productively as a Blogger
27th of October 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

How to Fail Productively as a Blogger

This guest post is by Bea Kylene Jumarang of Writing Off the Rails. During one of my blocks of free time, I found myself watching a video from Tim Harford, an economist and a writer. In it, he was discussing his three rules for failing productively, and those rules were ...more
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Couples that Blog Together…
14th of October 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

Couples that Blog Together…

This guest post is by Jefferson and Michelle of See Debt Run. Blogging with your significant other can be a very rewarding experience, as long as you communicate openly. My wife and I started personal finance site See Debt Run in January of this year to document our journey out ...more
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The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective Bloggers
13th of October 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective Bloggers

This guest post is by Karol K of YoungPrePro blog. The advice on how to be “the effective guy” is just so common online that it starts to get boring … You know, reading yet another article on how to be a great blogger and all… So why not take ...more
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What’s Good for the Blogger Is Good for the Blog
13th of October 2012 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What’s Good for the Blogger Is Good for the Blog

As we were preparing this weekend’s posts—which all deal with topic of productivity and the blogger’s lifestyle—I was reminded of a blogging truism that many of us seem to forget. For the blogger who’s taking their blog and their readership seriously, what’s good for us is generally good for our ...more
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Are Your Recurring Blogging Tasks Making You Crazy?
28th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

Are Your Recurring Blogging Tasks Making You Crazy?

This guest post is by Timo Kiander of Productivesuperdad.com. What’s the one similarity between these blogging tasks? approving comments on your blog proofreading posts writing and preparing your post to be published (finding images, SEO, setting tags and categories, and so on) keeping yourself up to date with social media writing ...more
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Good Blogs Take Time
27th of September 2012 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Good Blogs Take Time

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the course of my blogging career, it’s that good blogs take time. If you’re run off your feet, and struggling to find space to do all the things your blog demands of you, that’s probably not what you wanted to hear. But in ...more
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How to Improve Workflow in a Multi-Author WordPress Blog
26th of September 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

How to Improve Workflow in a Multi-Author WordPress Blog

This guest post is by Syed Balkhi of WPBeginner. Running a multi-author blog can become a hassle, especially if you do not have a dedicated content manager for your site.Having run several multi-author blogs myself, I understand the issues you face and decisions you have to make. If you’re running ...more
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