Blogging can have a powerful effect on the readers, especially when it’s on a well-established platform that has a heavy following. That’s what makes blogging so effective for getting the word out about a specific cause.
Blogging is a lot of fun, but the majority of the time, it doesn’t pay well. Getting paid half a cent per word just doesn’t pay the bills. If you want to make real money while writing, the solution is to begin writing in a more technical field, such as medicine or related sciences.
Editor’s note: This post was written by Kevin Phelps, who writes about digital marketing and entrepreneurial related topics. He is currently building an automated marketing solution with fully built out campaigns specific to a clients’ needs. You can follow him on Facebook and LinkedIn. It’s every business’s worst nightmare: one day you seem to be getting […]
If you’re honest with yourself, you’ll admit that content marketing is becoming increasingly visual. As a writer that can be sobering to admit; however, it’s important. The numbers prove that internet users respond better to blog content that’s visual in nature, as opposed to primarily text based. And while you can’t forget about the quality […]
Writing is a craft. Like any craft-based profession, your revenue stream tends to vary from month to month. That inconsistency isn’t a problem if you’re making enough, but in this business the competition is stiff and job opportunities fleeting. It’s useful, then, to supplement your blogging income in other ways—especially if you’re just starting out. […]
This post is the third part of the Turn Your Old Blog Post into series where we share tips and advice on how to recycle old posts that youve written on your blog into someone better to increase your traffic. Podcasting is a great way to establish your authority within your niche as a subject […]
Video content is a great way for online retailers to promote their products and get them across their target market. Unlike static content such as text and images, videos present the products in a more dynamic fashion to help potential buyers decide much quicker whether or not to purchase from you. Not to mention, online […]
Conventional wisdom will lead you to hire writers from sites like oDesk, Elance, and Freelancer.com for your blog. However, to even find a writer that fits your needs from these online work platforms, you will have go through a rigorous and time-consuming process of trial and error. You will be stuck filtering out hundreds of applicants and trying them out with written […]
There are various reasons for having a blog. Some of them include being able to share ideas about a topic that you’re knowledgeable about or earning money off the content you write using different tactics. In order for you to hit your goals, your need to first drive lots of visitors to your blog. By doing this successfully, you will be able build a […]
Editor’s note: This post was written by Alice McGlinn, who has been a tech nerd since receiving her first computer ten years ago. Since then, she’s been spending her time learning and writing about all things technology. According to the Pew Research Internet Project, 56 percent of all adults in the U.S. own a smartphone, and […]