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15 Ways to Promote a Blog Post Immediately...
Learn 15 things you can do after you publish a blog post to increase traffic to your blog.
What Are Blog Comments?
Learn what makes blog comments so important to bloggers.
What is a Blog?
Beginner bloggers can learn everything they need to know to start a blog with this introduction to blogging.
15 Simple Tips for Increasing Your Blog's Traffic
Learn how to drive traffic to your blog with these simple blogging tips even the beginner blogger can use.
6 of the Best Websites to Find Free Photos for...
List of the top websites that offer free photos to use on your blog.
4 Easy Steps to Creating a Free Blog
Follow these four steps to create a blog and you'll be blogging within minutes - for free!
Tips for Writing a Blog That People Will...
Anyone can start a blog, but how do you write a blog that people actually want to read? Find out in this article from About.com (a New York Times Company).
How to Add a Forum to Your Blog or Website
Learn about free and paid tools you can use to create a forum and add a community to your blog or website.
Top 10 Tips Beginners Need to Successfully...
Top ten tips for beginner bloggers to learn the most important things to keep in mind when they start blogging from blog writing and blog design to blog marketing and blog monetization.
Blog Trackbacks: How to Use Them to Increase...
Learn what a blog trackback is and how it can help you market your blog and increase traffic to your blog.
Can You Edit a Tweet Once It's Published?
Learn about editing tweets in Twitter.
10 Crucial Steps to Optimize Your Website's...
Ten tips to help you optimize your blog so search engines will find it and drive more traffic to it.
How Short are URL Shorteners
When short really counts - check out the URL shortener comparison to see how short they really make URLs.
Review of Blogger.com
Learn the pros and cons of using Blogger.com as your blogging application.
5 Tips to Writing an Effective Blog Post
Follow these five tips to write posts that get noticed and keep readers interested.
10 Ways to Make Money Blogging
Check out these 10 easy ways to make money from your blogging efforts.
Top 10 Reasons to Start a Blog
Ten reasons why you should start a blog. You can blog for fun or blog for business, but whatever the reason is that your blogging, learn the top reasons most people become bloggers from this list.
Wondering What a Blogroll Is? Here's the Answer
Learn what blogrolls are and how bloggers can use them to increase traffic to their blogs.
20 Ideas for What to Write About in Your Next...
20 topic ideas for writing a blog post when you can't think of what to write about.
How to Increase Organic Google Traffic to Your...
There are many search engine optimization tricks that you can use to increase your Google search rankings for keywords related to your blog.
What is Affiliate Advertising?
Learn what affiliate advertising programs are and how using affiliate programs can help you earn money from your blog.
How to Find Paying Blogging Jobs
Learn everything you need to know to find a blogging job, get hired, and become a paid blogger.
Introduction to Guest Blogging
Guest blogging is a great way to introduce yourself and your blog to a new audience. Learn the benefits of guest blogging and how you can increase your blog traffic by writing and accepting guest blog posts.
The Secrets of Blog Post Length
Learn the truth about how long your blog posts should be.
Everything You Need to Know to Start a Free...
Follow this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to start a free blog in Blogger.
How to Shorten URLs on Twitter
Learn how to make short URLs for use in Twitter tweets.
How to Be a Guest Blogger or Find Guest Bloggers
Learn where to look to find guest blogging opportunities or to find guest bloggers to write posts for your blog.
65 Writing Jobs for Bloggers for the Week of...
Find links to 65 writing jobs for bloggers that pay for the week of March 23, 2014.
Finding Free Photos from Flickr to Use on Your...
Finding photos and images you can legally use on your blog can be challenging. Learn how you can find photos through Flickr that you can use on your blog legally.
10 Free Blog Promotion Tips
Learn 10 easy ways to promote your blog and boost your blog traffic with these free blog promotion tips.
Wordpress.com vs. .org...What's the Difference?
Learn the difference between Wordpress.org and Wordpress.com.
How Often Should You Publish New Blog Content?
Learn the requirements of blog posting frequency and how often you should publish new content on your blog to attract and retain readers.
What is a URL Shortener?
Learn what a URL shortener is, why you need one, and how it impacts your use of Twitter.
How to Land a Job as a Paid Blogger
Follow these steps to land a paid blogging job as a professional blogger.
Some Critical Things to Ask Yourself before...
Learn six things every blogger should know before choosing a blogging application to start their blogs.
Looking for Paid Blogging Jobs? Here's Where to...
You want to get paid to write a blog, but you don't know where to find a paid blogging job? Take a look at these resources.
Blogging Tips Every Blogger Should Read
Find the blogging tips and tricks you need to start your blog and make it successful.
Legal Issues Bloggers Must Understand
Learn the legal issues bloggers must know about and understand to stay out of trouble with the law.
Before You You Start a Blog, Determine if...
Take a look at these factors to consider before you start a blog to determine if blogging is right for you.
Best Advertising Options for Making Money with...
Learn the ways bloggers can use advertising to generate income from their blogs.
How to Make Money from Your Blog (Other Than...
Learn the many ways you can earn money from your blog without using ads.
3 Expert Tips for Better Blogging
Follow the these blogging rules to protect yourself from lawsuits and negative publicity.
How to Shorten URLs for Free
Top websites to shorten URL links for free to ensure links stay in tact and save space in Twitter and microblogging sites.
How to Get Started Blogging for Free with...
Follow this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to start a free blog in Wordpress!
Copyright and Fair Use Considerations
An overview of considerations bloggers should make before using information that could be copyrighted on their blogs.
Should You Let Someone Buy a Text Link on Your...
Learn the pros and cons of letting someone pay for a text link on your blog.
Why You Should Submit Your Blog to Search Engines
Want to increase traffic to your blog? Get the ball rolling by submitting your blog to search engines like Google, Yahoo, AOL, MSN and Technorati.
Trackback
A way to notify a blog that you've linked to them from your blog and automatically leaves a link as a comment on that blog which tracks back to the original link on your blog.
10 Things to Avoid if You Want Quality Blogs to...
Learn the 10 things you should never include in your pitch if you want a high-quality blog to look at your guest post.
Wondering How to Write an "About Me" Page for...
Learn to write a compelling About Me page for your blog to establish who you are as a blogger and to get readers interested and keep them coming back to your blog for more.
How to Make Money Online with Your Blog
Learn everything you need to know to make money online with a blog.
How to Get Free Products to Review on Your Blog
Learn how to successfully get businesses to give you free products to review on your blog.
How to Setup a Google AdSense Account and...
Bloggers can learn how to start a new account with Google AdSense to earn money from your blog.
5 Expert Tips to Choose The Right Topic for...
Five tips to help you choose a topic to write about on your blog that will help you achieve long-term success.
Wondering How Blog Posts Work? Here's the Answer
Learn the elements of a blog post and how they are used together to create compelling blog content and drive traffic to your blog.
The 5 Best Stat Trackers for Blogs
An overview of the 5 most popular and useful blog stat trackers to measure the performance of your blog.
Blogging Platform Comparison
Choosing a blogging platform is confusing. Learn what the most common blogging applications are and the differences between them.
Looking for an Offline Blog Editor? Here Are...
Learn which offline blog editors are best for Windows and Mac users.
How to Respond to Negative Blog Comments
Learn the three things you can do when someone publishes negative blog comments on your blog or elsewhere online.
5 Tricks to Use Keywords in Your Blog Posts
Learn how to boost blog traffic with search engine optimization by writing blog posts using keywords.
3 Steps to Create a Homepage for Your Blog
Your home page is an essential part of your blog's success. The home page (also called a landing page) is in essence the welcome page for your blog.
5 Easy Steps to Add a Blog to Your Facebook...
Follow these steps to add your blog feed to your Facebook profile.
Free Photo Editing Tools for Bloggers
Learn where you can find free photo editing websites and tools to help you enhance photos and images to use in your blog.
5 Tricks to Increase Your Blog's Page Rank
Learn the most effective way to increase Google page rank for your blog or website.
How to Start a WordPress Blog in 10 Easy Steps
Follow these basic steps to start your own blog using WordPress.org
Find a job as a blogger using these website...
You want to get paid to write a blog, but you don't know where to find a job as a paid blogger? Take a look at these resources.
Want to Make Money with Your Blog? Try These 5...
Follow these five tips to boost your blog's income.
50 Topics for Business Blog Posts that People...
Learn how to write a blog post that consumers will actually want to read and increase traffic to your business blog.
Microblogging
Definition of microblogging from the About.com Web Logs Blogging Glossary.
100 Free Blog Tips and Blog Help Every Blogger...
The 100 free blog tips and blog help that teach you how to be a successful blogger.
How to Make a WordPress Blog Private
Learn how to make a WordPress blog or specific WordPress blog posts private with password protection.
Zazzle Review
Zazzle is a Web site that makes it easy for you to sell custom products and merchandise through your blog.
What Is a WordPress Child Theme?
Learn what WordPress child themes are and how they are used in blog design and web design.
11 Factors to Consider to Choose a Wordpress...
How to choose a Wordpress theme or blogger template to give your blog a custom look. Check out these 11 factors to consider before you choose your blog design.
How Can I Get a Unique URL and Username for My...
Learn how to get a unique username and URL for your Facebook page.
102 Changes You Can Make to Improve Your Blog...
Learn 102 ways that you can improve your blog immediately without investing a lot of time or money.
10 Reasons No One Reads Your Blog
Learn 10 things you're doing that make people not want to read your blog posts so you can fix them.
What is Guest Blogging?
Learn what guest blogging is and how bloggers use it.
What is a Twitter Tweet Chat?
Learn what a tweet chat is and how to start or join a tweet chat on Twitter.
Want to Embed a Youtube Video in a Post on...
Learn how to embed a YouTube video in a Wordpress post in 5 easy steps.
Want to Create a Vlog? Here's How in 10 Easy...
Learn how to create a podcast in 10 very easy steps.
How Color Psychology Affects Blog Design
Learn how the meanings of colors affect the way people feel and think about your blog or website.
How to Turn Blog Posts into Visual Content
Learn 10 ways to turn blog posts into shareable visual content.
How to Install a WordPress Theme from the...
Learn the steps for WordPress theme installation via the WordPress dashboard or FTP.
How to Write a Blog in 5 Easy Steps
Learn how to write blog content the right way.
Review of the Amazon Associates Affiliate...
Decide if Amazon's affiliate advertising program, Amazon Associates, will help you earn money from your blog with this review.
How Much Should Businesses Pay Bloggers?
Learn how much businesses should pay bloggers to write their business blogs.
Overview of Digg
The pros and cons of using Digg to promote your blog along with some tips to get the most traffic from Digg.
Need to Block a Follower on Twitter? Here's How
Learn how to block a follower in Twitter.
Quiz - Should You Start a Blog?
Take this short quiz to learn if you have what it takes to start a blog. Could you be a power blogger, a casual blogger or a hobby blogger? This quiz will give you the answer.
Weekly List of Writing Jobs for Bloggers that Pay
Find links to writing jobs for bloggers that pay - updated each week with current blogging jobs.
Blog Comments - To Close or Not to Close
Learn when you should and should not close blog comments on older blog posts.
These Sponsored Review Sites Pay You to Blog
Learn about 5 of the most popular websites that pay you to blog through blog sponsored reviews and start making money today!
45 Writing Jobs for Bloggers for the Week of...
Find links to 45 writing jobs for bloggers that pay for the week of May 25, 2014.
How to Copy and Paste from Word to WordPress
Learn how to copy and paste text from Word to WordPress without problems.
5 Things You Might Not Like About Blogging
Don't start a blog until you understand that the reality of blogging might not be what you imagine.
How to Find Twitter Hashtags to Amplify Your...
Learn about websites that make it easy to find Twitter hashtags to include in your tweets to make sure the right people see and share your blog posts to increase traffic to it.
11 Free Link Building Tips
11 free link building tips shows you ways to get links to your blog for free - a critical step in growing your blog and getting ranked higher in Google search engine results as well as a higher Google Page Rank. Higher ranks equal more traffic, more interest from advertisers and higher advertising earnings.
10 Creative Ways to Promote Your Blog Posts on...
Learn 10 ways that you can use Pinterest to promote your blog posts and increase traffic to your blog.
Review of Post Teaser WordPress Plugin
Learn how the Post Teaser plugin for WordPress performs to see if it's right for your blog.
5 Skills to Look for When Hiring Bloggers
Look for these five essential skills in candidates to write your blog to ensure success.
Overview of Blog Archives
Learn what blog archives are and why they are important to blogging success.
What You Need to Create a Successful Blog
It's possible for anyone to start a succesful blog. Learn how you can become a blogosphere star in this article.
Lessons in RSS
Learn what RSS is and how blog feeds and blog subscriptions can make blogging and reading blogs easier.
Tumblr Overview for Bloggers
Learn about the popular microblogging meets blogging tool, Tumblr dubbed the social microblogging tool for a mobile audience.
What Does Follow Mean on Twitter?
What does Follow mean on Twitter? Plain English answer to the Twitter FAQ.
5 WordPress Plugins to Gain Blog Subscribers...
Learn about 5 WordPress plugins that make it easy to increase traffic by attracting more blog subscribers through feed readers and email subscriptions.
Top 5 Reasons Why People Blog
Learn the five most common reasons why people blog.
How Influential Are You Online?
Use the top 5 online influence measurement tools to learn how much online influence you have.
54 Writing Jobs for Bloggers for the Week of...
Find links to 54 writing jobs that pay for the week of May 18, 2014.
Sample Blog Terms and Conditions Policy
Use this sample Blog Terms and Conditions Policy to create your own terms and conditions of use language for your blog.
How Many Links Are Too Many Links for SEO?
Links can help boost a web page's SEO, but how many links is too many? At what point do excessive links turn into spam? Learn here.
Before You Choose a Domain Name for Your Blog
Before you settle on a domain name for your blog or website, consider these factors and tips.
3 Steps to Write Great Blog Post Titles
Follow these 3 steps and your blog posts will get more attention and more traffic in no time!
Does Your Blog Use the Right Colors?
Learn how color psychology affects your blog design so you use the right colors to attract and keep the right audience.
Best iPad Apps for Blogging
Find links to some of the best ipad apps that make blogging easier, faster, and better.
Commission Junction Affiliate Advertising Review
Learn the pros and cons of the Commission Junction affiliate advertising network to make money from your blog or Web site.
How to Configure WordPress Comment Settings for...
Learn how to configure WordPress comment settings within the Discussion Settings section of your blog dashboard.
Sample Blog Privacy Policy
How to Create a Blog Privacy Policy
6 Easy Ways to Build Blog Authority
Learn how to build blog authority and increase traffic in five easy ways.
What is a Vlog?
Learn what a vlog is in simple terms.
Top 4 Keyword Research Tools
Learn about the 4 Web sites that provide great resources for keyword research and long-tail SEO research for free or for a fee.
5 Tips to Use Digg to Drive Blog Traffic
How to use Digg effectively to have a better chance at getting your submissions noticed and boosting traffic to your blog.
Making Sense of Blog Traffic Statisitcs
Visits, visitors, hits, page views, what do they mean? An overview of blog statistics and how to use them to track your blog's traffic and earn money from your blog.
Should I Follow Everyone Who Follows Me on...
Learn what the etiquette is about reciprocal following on Twitter and the thoughts related to Twitter followers for marketing and business growth purposes.
How Bloggers Can Use Pinterest
Learn popular ways that bloggers can use Pinterest.
Can I Change My Twitter Username?
Your username is also used in @replies. It's important that you choose a username that you're happy with as it will become your Twitter brand.
Blogroll
A list of links to blogs recommended by the blogger and typically found in the blog's sidebar.
What Does a Blog Editor Do?
Learn what the responsibilities of a blog editor are in building a successful blog.
These 5 Things Will Make Your Blog Succeed
Learn 5 key factors to start a blog that's positioned for success.
How to Add a Favicon to a WordPress Blog or...
Learn how to create a favicon and add it the web browser search bar in a WordPress blog or website in 3 easy steps.
LinkedIn Overview
LinkedIn is a popular social networking site that can help you drive traffic to your blog. Learn how in this article.
Blogging Best Practices
Learn the blogging best practices that all bloggers should follow if they want to be successful.
How Much Should You Charge for Online...
Learn how to calculate online advertising rates for your blog.
How Much Does Blog Design Cost?
Learn how much designers charge for blog design and what you'll get for your money.
How to Create Your Blog Advertising Rate Sheet
Learn what to include in your blog advertising rate sheet to attract more advertisers and make more money from your blog.
Comment
Definition of comment. Blogging.
How to Start a Popular Blog
Want to turn your blog into one of the most popular blogs online? Take a look at these tips and tricks to help you get there fast!
Free Social Media Icons to Celebrate Halloween...
Find free social media icons for Halloween to decorate your blog.
How to Add Google AdSense Between Posts in...
Three step tutorial to add Google AdSense ads between posts using Wordpress.org.
5 Tools to Add a Job Board to Your Blog or...
Learn about 5 free and paid job board tools that you can use to add a job board to your blog or website and make money.
Does Your Blog's About Page Stink?
Learn how to write a great About page for your blog.
5 Sites for Free Wordpress Themes
5 sites that offer hundreds of free Wordpress themes for bloggers.
26 Writing Jobs for Bloggers for the Week of...
Find links to 26 writing jobs for bloggers that pay.
15 Tools No Blogger Should Live Without
Learn about 15 free blogging tools that every blogger should use to make life easier and make their blogs better.
7 Wordpress Plugins to Boost Blog Traffic
Use these 7 Wordpress plugins and watch your blog traffic rise!
Directory of Blog Advertising Opportunities
Learn which companies and websites offer opportunities for you to earn money from your blog through ads and more.
Find Free and Custom Twitter Backgrounds
A great list of Web sites where you can find free and custom Twitter backgrounds for your Twitter profile.
How Can I Make Money Blogging?
From About Web Logs Blogging FAQs
An Overview of Blog Categories
Learn how blog categories help keep the information and posts found on the blog organized and easy to find.
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