Most writers and clients get along great. We introduce each other, come to a mutual agreement, and enjoy our time connecting professionally. Not everything is rainbows and roses in the world of freelance writing, however. Let’s discuss some of the things creative minds dislike about bad writing clients in hopes that everyone benefits.
You should feel proud of yourself for developing a decent blog with a solid platform and a few followers. It’s probably not time to celebrate just yet, though. The mark of a good blog doesn’t involve just the quality of the content, but also the engagement of its readers. Without that engagement, your blog won’t […]
We had covered 5 questions to ask yourself when starting a blog several years ago. Although not much has changed in 2016, there are some essential things to keep in mind now more than ever. Whether you’re thinking of building your very first website or wish to add yet another one to your list, implementing a smart, sustainable […]
Instagram Traffic at Your Fingertips… Ever tried ways to drive traffic with Instagram but failed? Although people use it primarily for fun, smart bloggers rely on it to drive their business forward every single day. Aside from the obvious “comment and interact with others” tip, let’s explore other effective tips to make Instagram work for […]
Bloggers, writers and marketers are always looking for the easiest way to get things done. We live busy lives, after all, constantly dealing with social media, newsletters, and infographics, to name a few routine tasks. I, for one, have consistently edited images since 2011 when I first started publishing books on Kindle. Although I am […]
I am sure we have all seen this happen before… Many once-hopeful bloggers have gradually withdrawn from their website because it feels stagnant and bland. They have worked at it for months, perhaps even years, but the payoff is nowhere to be found. What could they possibly be doing wrong? Today I would like to […]
Today’s topic is a controversial one. In fact, the title alone made me think twice before I finally published it. By now we all know the reasons why you shouldn’t write for free. They are quite obvious, so I won’t go into detail here. However, have you ever considered writing for free even as an […]
Sometimes it’s easy to get carried away with the need (and routine) of “having to post articles” on schedule. Even if your content is helpful and delivers the goods, it may lack a certain flair that keeps your readers and followers more engaged. Let’s explore some ways to add more personality to your writing and […]
Google answers, rich answers, rich snippets, or answer boxes – whatever you choose to call it, these bits of information are quickly gaining traction and drawing every blogger’s undivided attention. In case you haven’t noticed, these refer to summarized answers that address a straight-forward question at the very top of Google’s search engine results. Perhaps […]
It’s almost spring, which can only mean one thing. Out with the clutter and in with the clean! Whether it’s your house or your blog, now is the time to tidy things up and get organized. In terms of blogging, this means eliminating superfluous elements and aiming for a minimalist approach that’s simple and streamlined.