When people first start off blogging, one of the early questions is a simple one: “Where do I get photos?” For bloggers, old and new, choosing photo is really a dicey proposition. There are a lot of difference licenses for photographs, and unless you have a law degree, it’s a little tough to parse out […]
The Best WordPress Featured Image Tools Most bloggers habitually add a WordPress featured image to their posts, which is typically shown next (or above) the article depending on the theme in question. Adding such image (also known as a thumbnail) is only optional, but making it a requirement is a great idea. For starters, this […]
The online world is becoming very crowded. Even those who do business strictly in person are using the internet to increase brand awareness. This makes it a challenge for those seeking to get their blog widely recognized. The solution to being perceived as an authority blog is building up a strong, personal online presence. This […]
The worst criticism anyone can make about a story on your blog is that it’s unbelievable or unauthentic. You work hard to inject authenticity into your writing, so that’s like squeezing lemon juice into an open wound. Authenticity isn’t a metric you can actually measure, but it’s incredibly important, nonetheless. According to a 2015 study […]
In case you are not quite familiar, autoblogging refers to content that is published automatically through the use of software. Autoblogging was a hot topic among bloggers many years ago, with BloggingPro reporting on it all the way back in 2006. The emergence of a WordPress autoblogging plugin excited some people, while worrying others. This […]
Another Monday, another chance to start the week on a great note. Let’s give you a little boost in that aspect with today’s list of blogging and other writing jobs. Enjoy your day!
Editor’s note: This post was written by Cent, a freelance visual content creator and infographic link builder. You can find him and his experiments at YourEscapeFrom9to5.com. When I first started blogging about a year ago, I had a tough decision to make: to choose the social media platforms where I was going to build a […]
A Look into the Best Plagiarism Tools Free online plagiarism checkers are always welcome among writers, bloggers, teachers, and just about anyone that manages written content. Although the subject of “duplicate content” carries some misinformation and myths (mainly relating to search engine penalties) it is good practice to ensure your articles are not being used […]
After Google announced the rollout of their mobile-friendly algorithm update, codenamed Mobilegeddon, back in April, more and more companies have redesigned their websites to be mobile responsive. Unfortunately, most businesses focus on optimising their desktop content only, paying little or no attention to how mobile content ranks. If you want your website to rank high […]
Blogging and copywriting are often considered one and the same in business. If your company has a blog, that makes you a blogger, right? Perhaps, but you may also be a copywriter. There are actually some key differences between the two, and understanding these differences can shape the way you approach content.