How to 10X Your Blog Visits with Instagram

Instagram is a very visual platform, but not everyone realizes it is a huge source for driving traffic to your blog or website, even if your blogging niche is not visual.

Best of all, this can be done without having to pay for advertising costs or costs per click.  If you can learn to optimize your Instagram, you can get tons of traffic.

how to increase your blog visits with InstagramHere’s a step by step guide to doing this on autopilot, so you can focus more on your blog, while still driving new followers.

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You And Your Blog ARE Your Brand

Here’s secret successful bloggers know: customers and clients don’t buy a product or service. They buy you.

Your personality.

Your experience.

The unique qualities only you possess.

branding your blog

There was a time when “branding” meant a corporate-looking logo and a slick website, but in today’s online marketplace, the real value is not in appearing to be a big company, but rather in just being you.

And by letting your personality shines through in many ways. Mainly through two things:

  • Your “voice”
  • Your blog itself

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A Blog By Any Other Name: How To Find the Perfect Domain

What’s in a name, you ask?

When it comes to domain names, quite a lot, actually. For the company that owned the domain name cars.com, what was in that name turned out to be worth a whopping $872 million, making it the most expensive domain name in history.

Of course, this wasn’t the case of some savvy investor buying up domains he thought might make him a fortune.

picking your domain name

Rather, the price reflects two factors: one, that the name is a spot-on example of an exact match domain name – i.e. it does exactly what it says on the tin – and two, thanks to that perfect name, the company had built up annual revenues in the hundreds of millions. In short, it was a good bet from the very beginning, and it reaped the expected rewards.

If you’re just in the preparation stages of founding a blog, how do you decide between the .com, .info, or .online extensions of the name you want?

Is the more expensive option really worth it? What do you need to consider in choosing the right domain name to give yourself the greatest chance of being found by the readership you are looking to write for?

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