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Blogging Books, Courses and Resources
I get this question daily, “Sue, how do you…” (fill in the blank with the latest problem that has been causing you to tear your hair out) So I decided to create a list of the best free (or low cost) blogging tools that answer that very question. And, yes, I use 67 of these…Read More
Guest blogging is a great marketing tool, but the irony is that marketers were those very people destroying this tool before 2014. On January 20 of that year, Matt Cutts declared the death of guest blogging for SEO because filthy marketers turned this respectable tactic into the infernal machine for poor link building. Oh, those…Read More
A lot of my readers that want to start a blog email me and ask which platform they should be using. WordPress.com? Self-hosted WordPress? SquareSpace? Wix? Weebly? (“oh, no, not Weebly!” is what I usually think when they say that one.) I’m warming up to SquareSpace but, yes, self-hosted WordPress is still the best way to go….Read More
Within seconds of clicking onto one of your blogs, 40 percent of your visitors will leave the page. Even better? Most visitors will read just 18 percent of any blog they click on. Sure, that’s just statistically speaking, according to published research about user engagement… but if you’re a blog owner who’s struggling to get…Read More