Archives for 2011

Blogging Pro Job Board Highlights (December 26-30)

This is it! The last working day of 2011 for most of us. I hope that you end the year right and start the new year on a positive note. Here are the highlights from this week’s job board. Freelance HTML & App Developer How often do you use your iPad? Do you find yourself […]

InstaBG Creates Awesome Instagram Backgrounds For Your Twitter Account

As a frequent user of Twitter I often find myself changing between custom, twitter created and photo backgrounds in an attempt to spice up my account, however all of that update can be time consuming and given the requirements for creating a nice background a little bit frustrating. That’s where InstaBG comes into play. The […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Better Blog

It’s getting to be that time of year: The holidays are done, the calendar is preparing to roll over to a new year and everyone is looking for a fresh start. Even if 2011 was a great year, upon reflection, there is always room for improvement and the New Year, though really just another date, […]

Finding the Right Keywords for Your Blog in 5 Easy Steps

Whether you’re starting a small business blog or simply looking to improve your search engine optimization (SEO) efforts, think keywords. Actually, think specific keywords. Many bloggers don’t realize that finding the right keywords is the key to getting on the top of that search engine page. If you are hoping that when people search for […]

Blogging Interaction: Don’t Be Afraid To Ask For User Engagement

Your blog is only as good as the content you create, I’m sure by now you’ve heard it a thousand times “content is king” and while it’s true that naturally written content with plenty of information will help you score better with Google, Yahoo and other search engines, the real king of a good website […]

Why Creating an Editorial Calendar Should Be a Priority

You run a blog, and it is great. While it used to be a simple hobby, usually seen more as a personal journal on the web than anything of practical use, there are endless opportunities that come along with today’s blogging system. All of this includes a great deal of exposure, even if you are […]

Blogging Pro Job Board Highlights (December 19-23)

One more night, and it’s Christmas Eve! Have you wrapped up your presents yet? I am only going to start after this post. 🙂 I wish you all a Christmas full of blessings and the love of people important to you! Oh, and lots of new jobs for the new year, too! Part-time Technical Writer […]

5 New WordPress Plugins For Developing A Nice Looking And Smarter Blog

I am not an advocate for WordPress plugins, most of the time users go overboard with their installation and in turn WordPress sites become server intensive power hogs that are slow to load and hard to administer. With that being said there are a handful of new plugins this week that attempt to make a […]

5 Article Ideas That Can Always Be Made Original

A big part of blogging is informing the public, but a bigger part of blogging is showing your originality. Whether it is your own blog or a blog where you’d like to guest post, your articles are helping to build your personal brand. If you know anything about branding, you know that standing out with […]

How To Create A Media Kit That Produces Results

    Bloggers “sell themselves” to their readers every single day, they do so by being honest about their opinions and writing factual articles that serve the niche for which they write, however despite the ability of bloggers to sell themselves to readers they often do not sell themselves well to advertisers, company’s looking for […]