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How to get more blog traffic (142%!)

How to get 142% more blog traffic

Let’s face it – if you have a blog you want traffic – right? But you need to know how to get more blog traffic. It makes sense: more traffic equals more business… In fact, companies that blog receive 55% more traffic than companies that don’t. And according to at least one study, 83% of…

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Excuse me, but your blog is BORING!

boring blog

Let’s face it, you won’t watch a movie to the end, finish a book or read a magazine article if it’s boring. Your blog is no different. You might have the best tips, strategies, insights or even keys to the kingdom, but if you have a boring blog, people won’t read it. In this post,…

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Why social media scheduling tools might be a bad idea

social media scheduling tools bad idea

Let’s face it, you don’t have enough time to do everything you want or need to do. You don’t have enough time for all the clever marketing ideas you heard on the latest podcast. You don’t have time to keep your website perfectly updated. And you don’t have time for social media. So you turn…

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Tips and Encouragement for Bloggers who Doubt

tips and encouragement for bloggers who doubt

If you’ve been blogging for a few months and haven’t seen the new gigs, clients, sales, connections, or whatever else you’re looking for—it’s not time to quit. Real leaders know that instant success is impossible. It takes motivation, direction, smart work, and persistence. Blogging, social media promotion and tangible results are similar. Likewise, getting a…

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Twitter’s new rules are good news (if you’re using BlogWorks)

twitter's new rules

There’s something brewing in the world of Twitter you should know about. News spoiler: if you’re using BlogWorks, you have nothing to worry about. Twitter’s New Rules Twitter has updated their Terms Of Service (TOS). Their motivation is to stop people spamming their services. And we applaud that. “You may not post duplicative or substantially…

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36 Blog Topics your Readers will Love

blog topics

We’ve all been there. You need to get the next blog post out, but you’re flat out of blog topic ideas and feel like you’ve already written about everything you know. Not to worry. Sometimes it just takes a new angle on an old story to get that spark you need to get new content…

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How to hire an awesome writer for your blog

hire a writer

You’ve got a blog – so far, so good. And you’ve written six posts, but now the inevitable time crunch is happening. A week goes by, and then another. No blog post. Two more weeks and despite your best intentions…still no blog post. We see it all the time: orphaned blogs. They still command a…

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