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Why Springtime is the Best Time to be a Blogger

Why Springtime is the Best Time to be a Blogger | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
How spring brings the best out of us as bloggers.

 

Spring is here, and if you’re anything like the rest of us who are glad to see winter fade away — you couldn’t be any happier. Not only does it start to get warmer, and the sun stays out longer, but because you’re in for a hell of a time as blogger.

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Use Your Lowest Quality of Content for Improvement

Find blog improvements for a successful blog by looking at the quality of your content.

 

Say what?! Yes. By finding and using your lowest quality content whether it you measure it by the number of retweets, comments, trackbacks, or just the copy and message you can improve your blogging practice. We should all want to improve our practice of blogging and make it clear to your audience that you are serious and here to play.

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blogging etiquette tips

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Manners are not only important in everyday physical life but increasingly important with your online interactions as well. Here are some rules I’ve learned.
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2012: Back to Basics for the Future

2012: Back to Basics for the Future | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Organize your ideas and plans with user-friendly mind mapping software.

 

WELCOME to the final station of 2011! Amidst all the excitement, it’s also a time to pause for a bit of reflection and re-evaluation before embarking on new goals and new heights. And it’s one of the best ways to gear up for the fresh promise that the New Year can bring. Nothing is off-limits, and this is a blog for “Next Generation Blogging”, so let’s take some lessons learned and start 2012 with an action plan!

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Choose and Stick with Your True Platform

Choose and Stick with Your True Platform | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Choose the right and true blog platform for your blog expansion. Could be writing, recording audio, or being in front of a video camera.

 

Bloggers are transforming their blogs into and offering many different platforms to please many. These different platforms are writing, audio, and video. Surely there is a trend of going to audio and/or video. But, do you really need to expand to these platforms? Do you just need to up your game and market your platform better?

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The New Blogussion Skin for Thesis

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Learn about the new version of Blogussion Skin for Thesis.

 

Were you a fan of the old, dark Blogussion skin? You know, the one with a beautiful, red navigation bar, the amazingly organized content area and big, bold headlines? Yeah, that one. That exact one.

 

If you didn’t know, my main business of selling Thesis skins at Kolakube.com has been going under some big changes lately, and the latest change to the site is the release of the new Blogussion Inspired Skin.

 

It’s basically a replica of the previous design we had here, but with some pretty neat options that makes it pretty special for a premium Thesis skin.
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Are You a Good Candidate to Start a Blog?

Are You a Good Candidate to Start a Blog? | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Creating a blog is fairly easy for anyone who wants to publish what they understand and enjoy.

 

Creating a blog is fairly easy for anyone who wants to publish what they understand and enjoy. If you have some extra time on your hands, thoughts you want to get out to the public, or want to improve your writing skills, consider starting a blog.

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The Ugly Side of SEO

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When white hat SEO turns black hat.... 

 

AS a blogger, I’m sure you’ve already come across advice that extols the merits of using SEO. Since it’s one of the quickest and most effective ways to drive traffic to your web site, SEO is now considered as one of the most essential site maintenance tools. Properly applied, this can empower your website and make it much more appealing to your market.

 

Black hat, white hat: It only takes a devious or uninformed move to turn an innocuous SEO technique into something unethical or downright illegal.

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The Values of a Second Chance to Guarantee Success

Bringing life back to your blog through knowledge and networking.

 

Everyday someone fails at something or in our case fails at building the right blog. What do we do then? We either stop blogging, build a new blog, or go in a different direction away from blogging. The important task to keep in mind is to remember your past and the assets you’ve accumulated.

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3 Simple Ways to Make Money Blogging Without Selling Out

3 Simple Ways to Make Money Blogging Without Selling Out | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
3 powerful techniques to make money blogging without selling out.

 

Over the past several years, blogging has become a new source for generating money online. Early on it was a major focus on creating web sites and e-commerce platforms.

However, with the advancement of WordPress — it’s just been way too easy to create a blog, and get a site up and running in a few minutes.

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Go Big Like a Successful Entrepreneur by Rocking Out with An Initial Community

Strive for success like an entrepreneur by creating an initial community and following one dream to ultimately rock out with your blog, site, or anything.

 

To have a successful blog, grow it in an effective manner, and see profits or great attention we have to rock out in the small parts. Success is very subjective but the true success relies in on how others see you and what you are doing.

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Do You Only Fuel the Blogosphere or Reap the Benefits?

Do You Only Fuel the Blogosphere or Reap the Benefits? | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Especially in the blogging niche, when it comes to your followers, the one’s who have just begun in the blogosphere and know very little about it, are your strongest links.

 

Especially in the blogging niche, when it comes to your followers, the one’s who have just begun in the blogosphere and know very little about it, are your strongest links. In a different sense, it is these followers who in fact make up the grounding for a successful blog. Majority of traffic is driven from these beginners. They may not last very long out in this blogging wilderness, but even worse, their failure is your success.

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Can You Make Your Site Work For You?

Can You Make Your Site Work For You? | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
A detailed discussion on making money online.

 

I was first enthralled with the idea of earning passive income online when I discovered Clickbank products about five years ago. So I created my first information product and started buying pay-per-click traffic which was directed to an awful landing page that I had created.

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How to Market a New Business to Old Customers

How to Market a New Business to Old Customers | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Customers are the life blood of any business. Yes, that’s right. It’s not the product, it’s not the innovations and it’s not even the technology or marketing. Marketing and technology only comes after your customers.
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Have You Found Your Voice?

Have You Found Your Voice? | blogussionblog | Scoop.it
Finding your blogging voice shows your readers who you are.

 

During the course of your blogging, have you ever noticed a gradual change in the way you write your articles? Have you become more comfortable with expressing your ideas the way you want to? If not, then maybe you haven’t begun to find your blogging voice yet.

 

You, only on paper.

 

In essence, your blogging voice is the real you in print form. You can dispense valuable chunks of information and advice to your readers, but your authenticity is what makes all that information unique and unforgettable.
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