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How To Get Started Vlogging

How To Get Started Vlogging

Yesterday on our weekly hangout we talked with Kristen from MommyinSports.com about tips for getting started vlogging. If you’re not sure what vlogging is – it’s video blogging. The blogosphere is becoming a more and more visual place. You need photos to capture people’s attention and more and more you should be adding videos to give the […]

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10 Secrets Getting Stumbleupon To Work For You

TBB HANGOUT 4 – 10 Secrets Getting Stumbleupon To Work For You

Welcome to our 4th TBB Hangout! Check here to see the list of all of our other Hangout topics. I know, I know…one more social media site is not what you want to add to your list of things to do, but we think that StumbleUpon will really show you some good return on investment. StumbleUpon is […]

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How To Create A Sneeze Page

How To Create A Sneeze Page

We are halfway through Darren Rowse’s “31 Days to Build a Better Blog” program, and today’s task is to create a “sneeze page” for your blog. I will be honest…until I read the book, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog, I had never heard of a sneeze page. The concept, however, is something I […]

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How To Use Blog Categories Successfully

How To Use Blog Categories Successfully

Our first goal as bloggers is to get people to our blog to read our posts.  If you don’t have readers there is no point in your blog.  Our second goal is to keep the readers reading.  One way to do that is by giving your readers an easy way to find other posts that […]

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How To Use Tags TO Improve Your Blog

How To Use Tags TO Improve Your Blog

Last week we looked at how categories can help our blogs.  Today lets take it a step further and look at how to use tags to help our blogs Why Use Tags? To be honest you don’t have to use tags for your blog posts, but you should because they can help you and your reader.  […]

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What Are Meta Tags

What Are Meta Tags And How You Should Use Them

Ah, meta tags.  Just the thought of them can make you want to scratch your head.  You likely hear about them when people talk about SEO, but do you really know what they are?  I myself had to do some research to fully understand the question of what are meta tags. What Are Meta Tags? Do […]

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Google Analytics To Improve SEO

Using Google Analytics To Improve SEO

One of the great things about blogging is that the time and effort you put into it can pay you back for years through traffic.  Not every post will be successful, but you can get good traffic from posts with good keywords that you SEO well.  Search engine traffic is, in my opinion, the best type of traffic because […]

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Yoast SEO Plugin

Yoast SEO Plugin Is A Must Have For WordPress

There’s no denying the fact that SEO is complicated.  There are a lot of places within your blog post that you need to put your keywords if you want your post to rank well in the search engines.  Trying to keep track of it all and making sure you do it right can be both daunting and […]

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What Is Seo

What Is Seo?

There are so many important things that bloggers need to do to get traffic to their blogs.  One very important, and at times, confusing thing that every good blogger should focus on is SEO.  The topic of SEO is very broad and diverse, so I will be writing many, many, posts about it and how […]

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Intro To Google Webmasters

Intro To Google Webmasters

I know what you’re thinking…”I have no idea what Google Webmasters is and I DON’T need one more thing to worry about!” Sorry…you do! But I promise this will help you become a more effective blogger. By reviewing your Wemasters info weekly, you will be able to see what people are typing into Google to […]

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