The new year has started. People start making plans. Often they are part of new year resolutions.
You may find yourself busier as a result.
Today’s guest author explains how you can still make the most of social media despite how much you have to do, and busy bloggers have much to do.
Most entrepreneurs complain that they are not able to find time for managing social media platforms. If you are one of them, you are at the right place. This post explains how busy entrepreneurs can manage social media platforms efficiently in less time.
According to a report, the number of worldwide users of social media is expected to reach around 2.95 billion by 2020. The point here is that you cannot ignore social media if you want to stay ahead in the race, even when you are super busy with core business activities.
Here is a list of three tools that can help you exploit social media without spending tons of time.
Fact: A human’s attention span is shorter than a goldfish’s according to 2015 research.
If you don’t vary the format of your content, your readers will move on.
Most readers don’t stay on the same blog longer than nine months.
By varying the way you deliver your content, you will keep your readers’ interest from waning.
My 2015 post How to Create Blog Content Your Readers Will Love– Guaranteed! offered 12 different formats for explaining your information to your readers.
That was so last year.
If you don’t change with the times, your blog, and blogging as a medium, will die a painful death.
This post will explain how to use podcasts when you blog as an alternative to traditional ways of blogging.
You know many strategies to increase your reader count if you’ve been reading this blog for a while.
When the plan to increase visitors combines with technology, getting new readers becomes even easier.
This post explains how you can let technology do the work for you.
The news gets even better.
Today’s post is written by the most successful blogger in India, Harsh Agrawal. Harsh has 832,000 subscribers and receives 4 million page views each month.
Harsh is not only the most famous blogger in India, he is one of the most famous bloggers in the world.
His tips for using apps to increase your reader count definitely have value.
Do you have a goal to make money blogging?
Most bloggers do.
How do I know?
Mostly Blogging is a blogging tips site. However, when I checked my top best-performing posts of all time, I found This Is the Way You Can Make Big Money Blogging Now.
The post is not only in my top 5 posts with the best all-time page views, the article also has the most social shares of any post in the two years I’ve been blogging.
Many people associate money-making with marketing.
However, since you are a blogger, you are also a marketer.
As a blogger, you market your content.
Bloggers who are content marketers deliver such great content to their readers, they follow up by selling a service or a product.
Look at the stats I just shared. Clearly, the majority of bloggers are interested in making money from their blogs, also called blog monetization. Even if you aren’t a marketer now, the day may come when you might want to market your products or services.
The GetResponse Automation Tool can help you achieve that goal. According to the people at GetResponse, it is considered the all-in-one marketing tool for bloggers.
Are you a blogger who wants to monetize? Then, this tool is for you.
If yes, you should be familiar with it.
Microsoft’s productivity tools will help you save time.
Why waste time on blogging chores when you could be spending that time blogging?
Let Microsoft help you while you help your readers.
Do you know all that Microsoft has to offer and how the company’s tools can help you with your blogging?
This post will explain how bloggers can take advantage of Microsoft’s technology to help them blog more efficiently.
While I admit not all of Microsoft’s components are free, this post will offer free comparable solutions.
Also, bloggers who are already paying for Microsoft’s Office Suite may not be aware of all the technology can help them with to reduce time on their blogging tasks.
This article will explain the choices available to you whether or not you already have a Microsoft account.
Do you like free?
My post 89 of the Best Free Blogging Tools That Will Save You Time Blogging offers you 89 free blogging tools.
Today’s guest author Patrick Cole describe more free blogging tools with one purpose– to curate content.
My post How to Increase Blog Traffic with Content Curation tells you what content curation is and where it’s done. Patrick explains how to curate content and offers you seven free tools so you can get started.
A famous expression states, “Variety is the spice of life.” It’s true.
Are you familiar with enough blog post format variations to prevent your readers from getting bored and moving on to other blogs?
After all, the post I wrote at the end of 2015 How to Create Blog Content Your Readers Will Love– Guaranteed, explained if you are to keep your readers engaged in your content this year, you need a variety of blog formats.
This post will explain how you can do just that using a free popular tool called SlideShare.
That’s weighty competition.
Do you want to beat the competition?
Why not use these secret blogging tips to stand out in the virtual crowd?
My two secret tips posts, #1 Secret Tip that Will Make You See More Search Engine Traffic and #1 Secret Tip That Will Make You Gain More Credibility contained my secret tips.
Some of the secret blogging tips in this post are provided by me. The additional secret blogging tips in this post have been provided by other bloggers.
Do you look at your referral traffic?
I noticed I was getting many hits from a link I didn’t recognize.
The cause: Sniply.
Are you familiar with Sniply? The premise behind the site is innovative.
You add your Call to Action and link to someone else’s article in your blogging niche, and Sniply gives you a new link. When the new link is clicked, you and the blogger who wrote the article both get page views!
Confused? No problem, guest author Benjamin Carter-Riley is here with a tutorial to explain how we can use Sniply to increase page views, social shares, and subscribers.