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Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately

Posted By Stacey Roberts 25th of June 2015 Blog News 0 Comments

Reading Roundup: What's new in blogging this week /

I’ve seen so much good content lately on the subject of blogging – I always love a downloadable schedule that someone else has taken the time to create, and sneaking a peek into how others make money is such an eye-opener! I’ve curated a couple of links you might find helpful as we try to kick ass on the internet this week.

6 Social Media Templates to Save You Hours of Work // Hootsuite

There’s everything from a template to help you create a social media strategy to guide you in your daily online activities, to audit checklists, content calendars, and image size cheat sheets for download to streamline your workflow.

Facebook Rolling out Significant Upgrades to Ads Manager and Power Editor // Marketing Land

They say big improvements are coming that will increase the congruity of ad creation and editing with data and metrics as well as the usability and searchability within an account. Get excited!

6 Ways to Grow Your Blog Audience // Social Media Examiner

Practical tips on the subjects of blog promotion, consistent scheduling, offering subscription points, expanding your content, and finding content through readers. You can also listen to an audio recording of the article.

How I Made $132,339 Last Month Blogging // StartupCamp

Dale Partridge gives an income report for April, broken down into each revenue stream, and colour-coded to signify whether it was higher or lower than last year. He also includes some links you might find helpful to grow your readership like he has.

Why Link Building is NOT the Future of SEO // Quicksprout

Neil Patel lays down the law for SEO enthusiasts. Been focusing on link building? You might want to think again!


Have you read something awesome lately? I’d love to see a link and have a chat in the comments.

Stacey is the Managing Editor of a writer, blogger, and full-time word nerd balancing it all with being a stay-at-home mum. She writes about all this and more at Veggie Mama. Chat with her on Twitter @veggie_mama or be entertained on Facebook.

About Stacey Roberts
Stacey Roberts is the Managing Editor of a writer, blogger, and full-time word nerd balancing it all with being a stay-at-home mum. She writes about all this and more at Veggie Mama. Chat with her on Twitter @veggie_mama, follow on Pinterest for fun and useful tips, peek behind the curtain on Instagramand Snapchat, listen to her 90s pop culture podcast, or be entertained on Facebook.
  1. I find that 6 ways to grow your blog audience topic is really nice. Thanks for help me a lot on bloging

    • Your’e welcome! Glad it helped, I thought it was interesting, too.

      • Can I say “How I Made $132,339 Last Month Blogging” is misleading. the massive majority came from public speaking. Such click bait! Awesome tally and fantastic dude, and thanks for the link, but it’s not just from blogging. Blogging probably got him to where he is though! :)

  2. All so interesting, especially how to attract more traffic. Like many bloggers, I’m always trying to flag down more readers. Its wonderful to hear new ideas. Thank you.

  3. Hi Stacey,

    Thanks for the awesome resources, i always like to bookmark these, and actually read them ;-)

    Interesting post by Neil, i know click through rates, bounce rate and other factors are important, but Cyrus from Moz actually said links are very important as of now in this post: (Can You Rank In Google Without Links? New Data Says Slim Chance)

    Also, i really loved this post recently: (Boost Your Creativity: 7 Ways To Be Insanely Creative On Demand)

    Keep the good stuff coming!

    Jasper Oldersom

  4. As many people think taking time for link-building is a sure way to improve SEO, it’s actually creating “lots and lots of content” that’ll help your site achieve “SEO transformation” in Bing, Google, and YaHoO!

  5. Thanks for the concise list!

    Great resources, especially the social media examiner post “6 Ways to Grow Your Blog Audience”.

  6. Thanks for this news

  7. Very useful and great resources specially ” 6 Social Media Templates to Save You Hours of Work” is really a time saving content. Thank you so much for this wonderful insight..

  8. Stacey thanks for sharing “How I Made $132,339 Last Month Blogging.” That post is really a killer motivation for new bloggers who want to become success via blogging.

  9. Thanks for this news, Very useful & great resources.

  10. Curious: is this link roundup something you are planning on doing at Problogger regularly, Stacey?

  11. Great list of resources Stacey. I have generally always loved Neil’s posts even though they are clickbait. Last time he wrote a post about making a lot of money buying expensive clothes. Figure that.

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