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How to Build Blog Authority

Wanna know how to build blog authority? Easy… DON’T REGURGITATE HALF DIGESTED CRAP IN A HALF INFORMED WAY. But that’s obvious! Well it seems pretty obvious, but apparently, judging by the amount of crap circulating the web, the blogs, heck even the supposedly “legitimate” news sources, apparently it’s not nearly as obvious as one would [...]

Don’t be Annoying | annoying blog

Do you come across as are you annoying to your readers? While you may not be able to appeal to every reader’s idea of an ideal writer / speaker, you can at least minimize the things that most people consider to be annoying. Here are a couple things that seem annoying to most people.

Short Catchy Titles: How to Write Crisp Titles

Ever come across a blog post title so long it just trails off with ellipses on your feed reader? It’s not a very catchy title when you can’t even see the whole thing.

HOT TOPICS: Blog it while it’s hot!

What’s the hot topic? What’s new? What’s everyone talking about? You can easily barge into even personal conversations with these questions.

Blog Images 101: When, Where, How to Use Images for your Blog

Remember when you were young how you would want to see the illustrations before reading the story? OK who are you kidding? You still do that! We all do. Blog images support content and create a better understanding of your message. It’s best to include plenty of images in your blog posts but when, where, and how?

Get Ideas for Blog Posts Without Thinking Much (5 Quick Sources for Blog Topics)

You can get ideas for blog posts without having to think too hard. Here are five ways to help you do that.

What’s the difference between a blogger and a professional blogger?

Blogging is taking over the mainstream in many ways, but this doesn’t mean that the average blogger is the one taking over the media. But what separates a professional blogger from an average blogger?

Blogging Tricks to Boost Traffic

Every once a while you might want to rustle things up on your blog. You might find that breaking out of your blogging routine can revive your own enthusiasm and boost traffic at the same time. Here’s a list of some fun tricks commonly used by bloggers.

Blog Style Guide? Blog Editorial Guidelines? Blog Huh?

Your blog’s editorial guidelines define your brand image and your style guide directs your quality control. Ignore them at your own risk

5 bloggers you can’t escape

You follow blogs because you like their content, style, tone etc, etc. But in your life as a blogger, you are certain to encounter 5 blogs that you just have to follow. Whose blogs are these anyway?