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Blogging

Four Ways to Ruin a Blog and Destroy Readership

Sometimes, the best way to learn is from other people’s mistakes. This is definitely true when it comes to running a successful blog. You can’t make money from a blog if you make rookie mistakes. Here are four mistakes that will definitely ruin your blog and destroy readership, before it’s […]

Blogger pitch
Blogging

How to Pitch to a Blogger

Five weeks ago, I received an email in poetry form from a young entrepreneur and app developer, Ben. He certainly got my attention. Which got me thinking about the terrible PR pitches I’ve received and how I wish everyone could be like Ben. Consider this a PSA, PR agencies, marketeers […]

blogging sins
Blogging

Seven Blogging Sins

Nearly 2 years ago, I started blogging. As with most of my obsessions, I went into it full force, spending countless hours writing, reading, commenting, social media-ing (I can see you nodding). The difference with blogging is, I haven’t stopped. I’m not sick of it yet. I haven’t lost interest. […]

move your blog
Blogging

How to Move your Self-hosted WordPress Blog

Note: This advice applies to moving a self-hosted WordPress blog to another WordPress blog on the same host. 1. Purchase and register your new domain. If you are on WordPress.org, you can find out if your hosting companies sell domains. Mine does, but I bought my new one from GoDaddy.com […]