CategoryBuild Community

Finding Readers: Dustin outlines the 5 Crucial Elements for Growing Readership
7th of May 2014 Stacey Roberts 0 Comments

Finding Readers: Dustin outlines the 5 Crucial Elements for Growing Readership

In today’s instalment of the Finding Readers theme week, we delve right into Dustin Stout’s incredibly eye-pleasing site, dustn.tv, and hear how he has built a blog people just can’t help but read and share. When I launched dustn.tv in March 2011, I had no idea what I was doing. ...more
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Finding Readers Week: Corinne Talks Commenting, Engagement, and Are Forums Right For Your Blog?
5th of May 2014 Stacey Roberts 0 Comments

Finding Readers Week: Corinne Talks Commenting, Engagement, and Are Forums Right For Your Blog?

Welcome to the first post in the Finding Readers series here on ProBlogger.net. Corinne runs the successful blog skinnedcartree.com, and consistently gets genuine engagement from her readers and community across the board. Corinne introduced forums at the beginning of the year and has seen that engagement increase sharply. We are ...more
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How to Generate Post Ideas, Understand Your Readership and Build Community On Your Blog
13th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Generate Post Ideas, Understand Your Readership and Build Community On Your Blog

This week was a busy one for me in the lead up to our big Christmas promotion over at Digital Photography School, that we will kick off later in the week. But in the middle of it all, I did something on the spur of the moment that I will ...more
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building your blog into a community
1st of June 2013 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

8 Steps to Building Your Blog Into a Community

This is a guest contribution from Jonathan Goodman. There are other people blogging about the same subject as you, maybe better or maybe worse—but, as you probably have figured out by now, content is no longer king; context is. Getting repeat readers who become brand ambassadors for you is pertinent to ...more
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How to Build Community on a Blog: 24 Must Read Articles from around the Web
29th of March 2013 Jade Craven 0 Comments

How to Build Community on a Blog: 24 Must Read Articles from around the Web

This week we’ve published a series of posts on the topic of building community on a blog with these posts: 9 Benefits [and 3 Costs] Of Building Community On Your Blog The 5 Stages of Building a Culture of Community on a Blog [A Case Study] 7 Strategies for Growing ...more
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27th of March 2013 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The 5 Stages of Building a Culture of Community on a Blog [Case Study]

Yesterday we looked at some of the benefits and costs of building community on a blog – today I’d like to move onto some of the ‘how to’ by examining the stages of building community that I went through on Digital Photography School. Build a CULTURE of Community – Not ...more
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building community on your blog
26th of March 2013 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Benefits [and 3 Costs] Of Building Community On Your Blog

Do you ever feel – as you blog – like you’re talking to an empty room? Day after day you publish posts only to have them greeted by…. If that is how you feel – then you’re not alone. In fact one of the most common questions that I hear ...more
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Tap User Psychology to Build an Indestructible Community Around Your Blog
12th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

Tap User Psychology to Build an Indestructible Community Around Your Blog

This guest post is by Richard Millington of FeverBee. Many blogs attempt to build a community, but few succeed. At best, they build an audience. They build a following that reads and responds to posts, but those readers don’t meaningfully build relationships with one another. If you want a blog ...more
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Blog Design for ROI Rule #3: Shower Attention and Appreciation On Your Community
4th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 0 Comments

Blog Design for ROI Rule #3: Shower Attention and Appreciation On Your Community

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. This is part 3 of Problogger’s Blog Design for ROI series. Today we’ll talk about integrating your community into your design. Since a blog is a form of social media, even if—or especially if—it’s a business blog, it ...more
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