When Your Writing Tank is Gassed

If you are struggling to find content, which is a subject we have covered a few times, then it may help to keep a short list of how to get rid of white page syndrome. Arm yourself with methods of finding new content, or new ideas, so that if ever you start staring at the screen for longer than a few seconds, you can just reach for your list, and get writing without hesitation. To start with, you really should have a main idea list that you work from. Include all the topics that you cover on your blog, and ...

Read More »

Controversy = Traffic

Controversy is a spark at the start of a viral fire that most bloggers don’t ever try to start. It can be difficult for people who do not have any industry power to actually put their head above the parapet and say something damning or at least controversial about somebody or a product they released that was no good. Don’t ever be afraid to speak out against something you think is wrong, or put out a bad review on a product (if you genuinely did not rate it highly). Controversy really does sell newspapers, magazines and airtime around the world, ...

Read More »

RSS Theft – How to Deal With It

We all have to face the fact that our work may sometimes be plagiarized by others, in particular ‘sploggers’. There are some people who will set up a blog with just a small amount of unique content, and then add hundreds of pages of filler, which will be aggregated from lots of other places. The most common plugin that does this is WPRobot, and though it may be great for putting Amazon and YouTube content on a website, it can also be used to rip content like articles, photos and more from a blog that has an RSS feed.

Read More »

Good Niche or GREAT Niche?

Ask anyone to name three niches really quickly, and they will say the usual suspects; weight loss, acne and dating. Maybe they will name a few others, but you know the drill. When any new internet marketer comes into the affray, they begin asking questions like “shall I get into debt consolidation, it is a really big profitable niche…” and then the inevitable answers are “no… stay away from these big, huge niches – go for something smaller instead,”. Well, we’ve been giving this advice for some time, but do we ever stop and think about the huge niches out ...

Read More »

Whats the Deal With RSS?

Do you understand the power of your RSS feed? Very few bloggers do when they first start out, and even veterans are guilty of ignoring that unassuming little orange icon at the top of their blogs. When a visitor adds your RSS feed, that means a lot for your site. It’s as good as having a “list” when you’ve got regular readership. You can use an RSS feed to great effect once you get a subscriber base built up. Snappy headlines and free stuff, work just as well for those readers as they would for any internet marketing list you ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top