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The ultimate guide to creating evergreen content for your blog
18th of July 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The Ultimate Guide To Creating Evergreen Content For Your Blog

This post is based on episode 136 of the ProBlogger podcast. Back in 2007 I was asked a question: “If you could only write one type of content on your blogs forever, what would it be?” My answer then is the same as my answer now: evergreen content. What is Evergreen ...more
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How to use quotes in your blog content legally and ethically
27th of June 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically

This post is based on episode 173 of the ProBlogger podcast. Are you confident you’re using quotes legally and ethically on your blog? Quoting other people’s words, whether from books or blog posts, can be a great way to improve the content on your blog. It’s also a great way to ...more
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Should you use 'he', 'she' or 'they' in your blog posts?
4th of April 2019 Ali Luke 0 Comments

Should You Use ‘He’, ‘She’ or ‘They’ in Your Blog Posts?

This is a post by ProBlogger writing expert Ali Luke You probably already know you should use “I” and “you” in your blog posts. But how do you use “he”, “she” and “they” in your blogging? It’s an important issue, and one bloggers don’t always think about. Let’s say you’re ...more
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14th of March 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Nine Ways to Stay Inspired and Avoid Blogger Burnout

This post is based on episode 170 of the ProBlogger podcast. Most bloggers start off with a huge burst of energy and excitement. But then at some point (often in their first year or two of blogging) they come up against their first bout of “blogger burnout”. And it can stop ...more
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18 ways to create scannable content for your blog
28th of February 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

18 Ways to Create Scannable Content for Your Blog

This post is based on Episode 176 of the ProBlogger podcast. You’ve chosen your words with care, and put a lot of thought into them. But no-one’s even reading your posts, let alone commenting or sharing. If you want more readers, more engagement, and more sharing of your content (and let’s face ...more
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Lists and Parallelism
26th of February 2019 Ali Luke 0 Comments

How to Make Your List Items and Bullet Points Super Smooth

This is a post by ProBlogger writing expert Ali Luke Do you ever use lists in your blogging? They might be bullet points, tips that you’re sharing in a list post, or even a simple list of three or four items in a sentence. If you’ve been writing blog posts ...more
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How I write a blog post: my step-by-step process
21st of February 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How I Write a Blog Post: My Step-by-Step Process

This post is based on Episode 186 of the ProBlogger podcast. I’m often asked how I write a blog post. What does the process look like from start to finish? ProBlogger readers and podcast listeners have asked about where in the process I do specific things, such as writing the headline and ...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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What do your blog post titles say about your brand?
29th of November 2018 Ali Luke 0 Comments

What Do Your Blog Post Titles Say About Your Brand?

This is a post by ProBlogger writing expert Ali Luke If you’ve been reading ProBlogger for a while, you probably know the basics about writing blog post titles such as: Be clear and specific Use numbers where appropriate Use powerful words and phrases such as “how to”, “easy”, “quick”, “great”, “little-known”, and ...more
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