7 Unofficial Rules Of Blogging For Newbies

Blogging has become an integral part of online business as it is a fantastic way of attracting traffic to a site.  Saying that, however, when you first start out in the world of blogging there is a lot to get to grips with.  That is…

Getting To Know Your Audience

When you start a website (or any kind of business really) it is very easy to lose track of things and focus on what you personally think needs to happen.  We all do it, it is perfectly natural to do this yet in the long…

3 Simple Words Every Online Business Should Memorize

If I told you that there were 3 simple words that every online business should memorize, what would you guess they would be? Dedication, innovation, strategy, marketing, turnover, trust, efficiency, advertising, sales, networking, experience, goals, etc.  These are all fantastic words that spring to mind,…

11 Free Ways To Improve Your Google Ranking

‘How to improve your Google ranking?’ is a common question that crops up online because it is such an important issue.  Search engines send, by far, more traffic to websites than any other method, so it makes sense to make the most use of them.  You…

7 Step Plan For Your First Week Blogging

I wrote a post recently about people hesitating on starting a blog, which let’s face it, many of us do when first starting out.  This led to a few questions though on social media asking what people should actually do within their first week blogging. …

4 Reasons Why Your Blog Is Rubbish! (And How To Fix It)

There could be many different individual reasons why your blog is rubbish, but from my experience it usually comes down to a select handful of reasons.  I see many sites make these big mistakes, which only makes it harder for them to succeed. Let’s take…

The Secret To Blogging Success – Fast Food Of Course!

Yes, you heard me right.  The secret to blogging success is, of course, fast food.  I mean it’s obvious, isn’t it? OK, maybe I should explain before you pick up the phone and order another [insert favourite food] from your local take out.  The secret…

4 Simple SEO Tips For New Bloggers

A pretty important aspect to focus on when starting a new site is SEO (Search Engine Optimization).  This is because the vast majority of your traffic will be coming from the search engines.  Now I know many people struggle with SEO when they first start…

How To Get A Guest Post Published

I have a bit of a love hate relationship with guest blogging.  It’s great when you get sent a really great article that you would happily publish on your site, but for every one great guest post there are countless really bad ones that never…

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