By Nidhriti Bhowmik When we think about how social media dictates who we vote for in the national elections, how Siri decides what we could have for dinner or how wearables keep track of our to-do lists, we have to acknowledge that we’ve given technology enough […]
Answers to 10 of the most frequently asked questions about blogging from Quora.com. The post’s focus is on building traffic and links.
How to Avoid Making These 3 Blogging Mistakes in 2017 By Brendan Hufford Everybody likes to have a romantic view of the “old days” when they started something. This is true of everything under the sun, not just blogging. They have these dreams of […]
Do you know the two most commonly asked questions by bloggers? Can you guess? Here they are: How do you make money blogging? and How do you increase your blog traffic? Many articles at Mostly Blogging have tried to answer those questions individually and others […]
Do you believe in predictions? My husband predicted my post would go viral on the morning of October 2. (“Viral” is defined as unusually high page views.) My page views were so high on that Sunday, WordPress actually sent me a notification of “unusually high […]
Do you speculate about why there aren’t more people visiting your blog? Explanations range from “There’s something wrong with my computer; it could not be this quiet,” to “The weather is so warm, no one is on their computers.” Have you found yourself thinking this way? […]
Does your family still recognize you? Blogging requires so much sacrifice of your time, they may be getting used to not having you around. Even if you are physically present, you might be so distracted by your stats or plans for your next blog […]
My readers were confused. My plan for giving them expert blogging advice failed. I was hoping to start a Frequently Asked Questions page on my site. You know, a FAQ. There was only one problem. No one left any questions about blogging, so I took the page […]
37 questions you can ask yourself are offered for overcoming Writer’s Block.
‘Tis the season. ‘Tis the season to be jolly, or so they say. ‘Tis the season to be kind to your fellow human being. What about being kind to your fellow blogger? The latest stats show there are more than 152 million blogs. No […]
Recently I interviewed a blogger who amassed more than 3,000 blog subscribers in less than 18 months. I did a follow-up interview and asked him where he found all those people. His answers can be found in my post How to Quickly Find 3,000 Blog […]
*This article, “How to Create Infographics That Send Hordes of New Visitors to Your Blog,” first appeared on Basic Blog Tips on April 4, 2015.
Do you know how to get staggeringly high blog traffic? On October 28, I announced the way to get dramatically high blog traffic was through StumbleUpon. I published an article announcing I was starting a StumbleUpon group so that subscribers to my blog and myself […]
by guest author Cristina Kask It doesn’t matter whether you run a photo or a regular blog, it is always preferable that you take your own photos, due to harsh copyright laws that can lead to cease-and-desist letters and lawsuits from photographers. Of course there […]