Although it’s pretty much unlikely that any high profile hacktivists are going to be targeting your website via a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack anytime soon, that’s not necessarily grounds for sitting back relaxed and complacent without a backup / protection plan. Show More Summary
When you think of the word Tesla, you probably think of one of the most innovative cars ever created and it’s gaining in popularity every day. This is probably the same feeling that bloggers have about their own web site and how they would like to be perceived by others. Show More Summary
The success of the internet and its search engine King, Google, is built on links. Links are what the ‘web’ is made of, and, without them navigation would be impossible. It is a search engine’s responsibility to stay on top of how these links work and what they are communicating about sites. Show More Summary
There’s not much Darren hasn’t tried in the way of social media, and using it as a complement to his blog. In this webinar (available in full to ProBlogger.com members), he outlines his method for success, as well as answering your questions about how to make the best use of this media. Darren covers: Where [...]
Regular readers of ProBlogger would know that over the last 18 months, I’ve put a lot of effort into Facebook – particularly by building up the Digital Photography School Facebook page. I’ve worked hard in that time to grow both the reach and influence of the page and while there have been ups and downs [...]Show More Summary
I came across some useful SEO posts this past week, so I decided to list them here. First of all if you are new to the whole search engine optimization game I recommend that you start with a post covering the basics, and you can find one below. Wanna learn how to make more money with your website? Check the Online Profits training program!
If you are going to run a company around a slogan like “Tell Great Stories,” or rally your troops by adopting the Native American proverb “Those who tell the stories rule the world,” then it pays to build an environment that fosters great writing. Show More Summary
Certain contemporary companies have given up the idea of selling their products only in stores, or they’ve chosen to market only through one or two exclusive retailers. You might think this limits physical exposure and pose a restraint to growing sales, but this has not always turned out to be the case. Show More Summary
Being a complete newbie to the world of blogging and online marketing is typically pretty freakin’ confusing. Am I right? There’s the technical confusions, the LOADS of conflicting advice, the tons of tool recommendations which often seem like they do the same thing… and the gurus all pulling you in different directions. Show More Summary
Is your website’s design the right fit for the audience you want to attract? I urge you to do more than simply nod and say “yes.” Really think about it. Who are the people who make up your audience? What are their worldviews? And what specific design elements will allow your visitors to have a [ Continue Reading... Show More Summary
Like the principles of entrepreneurship... what worked in the 1800s for Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, James J. Hill and the Rockefeller are still the fundamentals principles of today's entrepreneur. Wanna learn how to make more money with your website? Check the Online Profits training program!
Shopping cart abandonment is one of the biggest problems for online retailers. It’s also something that we are all guilty of — we visit a site and find something we like, we start filling out the order form and then when it’s time to put in our credit card we end up leaving the site all together. Show More Summary
This is a guest contribution from Luke Guy. I support building your email list more than any other thing. It’s the building block to any platform-building. You should be collecting emails before you even build the blog or write the book. I Wish I did it this way to begin with. Why? Collecting emails has [...]Show More Summary
I woke up like this. I woke up like this. Flawless. After listening to “Flawless” five times, Evette went to the mirror, and told herself the lyrics in the Beyoncé song were true. She believed it. She internalized it. She embodied it. Show More Summary
Have you ever wanted to change the default role names (Administrator, Editor, Author, Contributor, Subscriber) within WordPress? Here is a super useful snippet to do so.
Social media is something that every blog would require in order to grow their reader base. With the ability to concentrate on a wide userbase and their problems, social media works like a magic wand. If this magical wand is used appropriately, it can make your blog readers stick with you for long. Show More Summary
Experts in digital marketing often specialize in search engine optimization, social media outreach and online reputation management. While providing professional services, such Internet gurus also use Web-based platforms for personal use. Show More Summary
Many successful bloggers first find their way into the world of blogging, thanks to the current industry that they are working. This can often be the case when working with a business, brand or organization and they realize the power...Show More Summary
Thesis came and passed into oblivion swiftly. Does anyone even use the Thesis framework? In the theme war between Thesis and Genesis, the latter succeeded. Genesis offers a WordPress framework, with varied child themes and site functionalities. Show More Summary
Everyone finds their way into the world of blogging in one way or another. Some dive into the space to fuel the fire for their passions and what their hobbies are, while others start a blog with the end goal to make money. At the end of the day, blogging is what you want it to be and the more work you put in, the more you will get out of it. Show More Summary