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Archive for ‘Blogging’

The Nine Ingredients That Make Great Content

Writing great content is a choice. You can choose to put in the time and work required to create great content and build a prosperous brand. Or you can choose to take the easy path and write poor content – a…

How to Identify and Control Blog Comment Spam

If you own a blog, chances are you have encountered a little – or a lot – of spam. The more popular your blog becomes, the more spam it is likely to get. And there is nothing more frustrating…

The Neil Patel Method To Getting Great Blog Content

When it comes to blogging, one of the key pain points is getting content. As a business owner, it may be hard to delegate time for yourself or your employees to write quality content for your blog vs. work on…

44 Must Read Resources on Content Marketing

The term “content marketing” sounds like a hip buzzword to describe the latest marketing craze, but in reality, the concept has been around since the first newsletters came rolling off the presses. And if there’s one single reason why companies around the…

The Ultimate Guide to Guest Blogging

Here at Kissmetrics, we’ve discussed how you can build authority in your industry through blogging. If you’re a fan of Social Media Examiner, you might have read about major brands that have benefited from guest blogging. So today,…

12 Great Ways to Use Your Business Blog’s RSS Feed

If you have a blog on your website, then you probably have an RSS feed which gives you lots of options when it comes to distributing your content with your audience and beyond. Let’s look at the various ways you…

Guest Blogging For Kissmetrics

From time to time, we get inquiries regarding guest blogging at Kissmetrics. We figure it’s about time we did a post on this topic, because we certainly love a great guest post! Besides, it’s always nice to get a fresh voice…

The Science of Social Timing Part 3: Timing and Blogging

Timing is everything, and maintaining a blog is no exception to the rule. Learning when your audience is tuning in, and therefore when to post, is mandatory for any successful blogger. In the third and final part of this series we’re…

6 Simple Steps for More Blog Coverage

As a professional blogger, I cover a lot of websites, products, and services online. And time and again I have to overlook some offerings because of simple things that stand in my way of providing proper coverage. These are…

Should You Outsource Your Blog? 5 Questions to Consider

Running a blog is a lot of work. You have to continually feed it new content, keep up with WordPress updates, maintain your hosting account, moderate comments, respond to readers… dozens, maybe hundreds of little tasks. And then there’s promoting and monetizing…