CategoryFinding readers

15 ways to keep readers on your blog
20th of August 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

15 Ways to Keep Readers on Your Blog

This blog post is based on episode 35 of the ProBlogger podcast. With so many websites out there all competing for people’s attention, you need to try to grab people’s attention quickly and keep it for as long as possible. But how exactly do you do that? Well, here are 15 ...more
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commenting on blogs
12th of December 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Are Blog Comments Still Worthwhile … Or Are They a Waste of Time?

A decade ago, new bloggers were often advised to leave comments on other blogs to start building traffic to their own blog. But is it still worth doing? For years, there’s been a lot of debate in the blogging world about comments. Plenty of big blogs have disabled (and sometimes ...more
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How to build hundreds of links tob your blog in five minutes a day
2nd of May 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Build Hundreds of Links to Your Blog in 5 Minutes a Day

This post is based on episode 159 of the ProBlogger podcast. Incoming links to your blog are vital. They not only drive traffic to your blog from other websites and blogs but also help you rank higher in search engines, which again leads to more traffic. The method I’m about to ...more
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Influencer outreach
25th of October 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Ways Influencer Outreach Can Help You and Your Blog

Here on ProBlogger, we have a lot of tips on influencer outreach – how to reach out to influencers and pitch to them. Here are just a few of the resources we have available: How to Approach Influencers in Your Niche (podcast episode) How to Grow Your Blog by Interviewing Influencers ...more
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29th of September 2017 Jim Stewart 0 Comments

9 Tips for Recovering Your Google Rankings After a Site Hack

This is a post by ProBlogger SEO expert Jim Stewart While WordPress is a relatively secure platform, it can still be hacked. In fact, out of the 11,000 hacked websites Securi analyzed in 2016, 75 percent of them were running WordPress. If your WordPress site has been hacked, fear not. ...more
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19th of July 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

A Guest Post Follow Up Strategy for Maximum Success

Once you’ve understood why guest posting is important, got your pitch accepted, and written the post … you might think you’re done. A lot of the success of your guest post, though, comes from what you do after it’s published.  There’s plenty you can do to get the most out of ...more
Blog Promotion
7 Powerful Non-SEO Reasons to Try Guest Posting
5th of July 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

7 Powerful Non-SEO Reasons to Try Guest Posting

This is the first post in our series on Guest Posting, with a focus on benefits other than just SEO, for a more successful and fulfilling approach to finding readers for your blog. Guest posting is not all (or even mostly) about SEO. My first experience of ‘guest posts’ was ...more
Blog Promotion
6th of March 2017 Mario 0 Comments

183: 9 Types of Questions to Ask On Your FaceBook Page to Get More Comments

The 9 Questions You Can Ask to Increase FaceBook Engagement In today’s lesson, I want to give you some really practical things that you can do to increase engagement – particularly to get people to comment – on your Facebook page and if you have them – groups. Most bloggers ...more
Building Community
23rd of January 2017 Mario 0 Comments

177: How to Build Traffic and Momentum on Your Blog After a Blogging Slump

Six Ways to Boost Traffic on Your Blog In today’s lesson, I want to talk about getting your traffic kick started in the new year. Many bloggers struggle with getting traffic momentum early in the year after the holiday period traffic slump that most of us go through because our ...more
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