Blondish.net Podcast – 2013 Mini Episode 5

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I give a lot of tough love out to bloggers, mostly due to the fact that when you step into blogging for your business or even making money from it, you have to hold some type of standard. It’s acceptable to get by making mistakes in the beginning, but as a blogger, your blog must […]

Take Your Blogging To the Next Level

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So maybe you’ve been blogging for less than a year and you are wanting to increase your blog’s readership or blog circle. A lot of bloggers might find themselves at some daunting plateau where their traffic doesn’t seem to be growing, but at least stays the same. It might be frustrating to try to grow […]

How to Improve the Quality of Your Blog Posts

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Quality content is probably something you keep hearing or reading from people when it comes to content writing. Not everyone can be an English major, and we are all not perfect. However, to be competitive in your blog niche, you have to provide quality information. You can do this through several factors: Research Content Quality […]

What To Do When Your to Blog Inspiration Hits A Dry Spell

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Sometimes blog inspiration might seem hard to come by. What can you do to prevent hitting that dry spell? Inspiration can come from many places, but it is how you harness it that counts. However, there are factors that can get in the way of getting your words to jump to your mind and onto […]

Taking That First Step To Starting A Blog

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Starting your own blog does take courage. You are starting it with the obvious intent to reach out to others, whether it to provide information, provide inspiration, make money, for therapeutic reasons, or other reasons. Before you start a blog, you really have no need to be monetizing it yet. Of course, you can implement […]

Is It Really THAT Annoying to Moderate Comments on Blogs?

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I have heard a lot on the verdict about anti-spam plugins for WordPress and even after trying a lot of different plugins, I still come to the conclusion – you will see spam get through. Some plugins less than others, but still… there is always a factor that there will be spammers. It does not […]

Blogging Lessons Learned from “Julie and Julia”

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In the movie “Julie and Julia,” Julie Powell considered herself a failure because a book she attempted didn’t quite work out the way she had hoped. To redeem herself, she set out to cook all of the recipes from Julia Childs’s book, “Mastering the Art of French Cooking.” Powell’s husband encouraged her to blog about […]

Are You Checking Your Guest Blogger’s Links In Their Posts?

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Are you checking your guest blogger’s links in their posts? Do you care? YOU SHOULD! While every blog owner has their own policy on what is allowed and what is not allowed in guest posting, the links some guest bloggers are pimping out may not be something you will want to have on your site. […]