Content Marketing Is King: Step One Of The “Successful Blogging Series”


Epic long-form content.

            A fascinating opening.

                  A strong point of view 

                          An emotional and inspirational close.

You try to do this every time you write a post. You’ve read all about how “Content Is King” and we are all taught that we have to write high quality content for our blogs to be successful.

You feel you are writing the best quality content you are capable of. But you aren’t getting more than 3 comments per post, your traffic is pitifully low and you don’t even get the social shares you so desperately want.

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How To Start A Blog And Make Money

Forward – Step 1Step 2Step 3Step 4Step 5Step 6


My Ultimate Guide

Welcome to the Successful Blogging guide on how to start a blog and make money.

This page is your starting point, designed to nurture you towards three key goals. These are:

  1. To successfully create and launch your blog
  2. To grow your audience through valuable, actionable content they’ll love
  3. To monetize your blog

If you want to know more about me, Sue Anne Dunlevie, your host and founder of this blog, you can do so by viewing my About Page or come and have a chat with me at one of these places: Twitter; Google+, Pinterest, and Facebook.

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Content Marketing: A Cheat Sheet For Content Marketing Hacks


An infographic and guest post by my colleague, Russel Cooke

Optimizing your work on social media means looking at the format of each of your platforms and making sure you are making the most of each.

It’s a good idea to post around the clock with the help of a social media scheduler so that people in different time zones catch your content on their schedule, rather than yours.

It’s also important to integrate all your social media platforms with each other as well as your website.

Each of your pages should ultimately point back to your website — and each piece of content ought to have share options available with widgets for Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, and so on.

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