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Where to Go for Guest Posting: Premium Location = My Blog Guest

Where to Go for Guest Posting: Premium Location = My Blog Guest
Guest blogs. Guest blogging. There is so much happening in this new part of the social industry. With the many benefits of guest blogging, writers have joined the movement. There is plenty to learn about guest blogging such as how to do it, where to do it, what websites will allow what. The last includes the amount of links and how many words and the general information needed to get the writing started, finished and posted on the site. One important factor about the "where" is to keep in mind the page rank of a site. If you post a blog onto a higher-ranked site, then you have the potential of having a higher number of people seeing your post, sharing it and spreading you post as well as the special text link that you have included in your author bio. That's another factor to take into consideration. The link. Now, it's true that some people guest blog just to guest blog. There are no ulterior motives, and they simply want to write and share their information, and that's totally fine. But usually it's to share a link. You can definitely combine the two since it doesn't always have to be...
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Blog Posts vs. Press Releases: Which Works for You?

In the past, companies have used press releases to offer their customers, clients or others information about whatever topic they wanted to share. Whether it's information about a special or promotion, a new and upcoming event or whatever else they felt was newsworthy to share, a press release would the usual way to go. BUT, now there are social media options and social sites and blogs to be thrown into the mix. Press Releases There is usually one topic that is being shared via a press release announcement. There is usually a standard publication placed into a well-written, formally-written, and concisely-written document. Normally the press release offers news and information that helps the reader make an educated decision about the product, service or event. A couple of the potential problems with press releases are: They can be expensive to produce and distribute. Some sites offer countrywide distribution at $300 a piece or higher, up to even $1,000 per. Too formal, boring or stiff for the average reader to read through. This can be one of the biggest turnoffs for readers. One of those options is slightly fixable as there are many high-ranking press release sites such as PRLog.org (with a page...
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The Reality of Full Time Blogging

If you run your own blog or your own website, then chances are that you're hoping one day it will become big and you'll be able to start running your site full time. This is the dream for many people, but of course like anything you need to be careful what you wish for – and it is possible that it can be a something of a double edged sword when the reality of working full time from home writing a blog sets in. Is this something you really want? Or are you chasing after fools' gold? Here we will look at the reality of blogging full time and whether or not it's for you. It is highly recommended to check the following guide, if you are planning to become full-time blogger - Brief Overview of Successful Blogging as well as our basic blogging tips section. Discipline First of all it's highly important to note that in order to blog full time you need to be highly disciplined. If you are not disciplined then you will find that you can't bring yourself to write as regularly as you need to, and unlike being in a regular office job or at school,...
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How to Write Optimised Press Releases

Using press releases as a part of a search engine optimization campaign can really pay off. There are several benefits of using this technique to increase traffic but knowing how to write a great press release is a must if you are going to use this route. This type of writing is not like blogging; you need to be prepared to write like a journalist rather than the more casual approach that can be adopted for the blog on your website. Top Tips for Producing Powerful Press Releases If you are looking to create your own press releases these tips should help you to stay on track. Forget about opinions – Opinions can be fantastic in the right type of blog but they have no place in press releases. Stay objective and don’t lie, only add content that is true and honest as your piece needs to be newsworthy.  Stick to the facts – This tip ties in with honesty, provide facts not fiction. If you are using statistics and figures in your piece make sure they are correct and can be backed up somewhere. Don’t be afraid to say where you found the information in your piece if you have...
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How To Create A Blog Schedule And Stick To It

If you’re swamped with too many things to do, maintaining a regular blogging schedule might become next to impossible. Take from this set of top tips on how to create a blog schedule and stick to it, straight from the mouths of top bloggers to you. Creating A Blog Schedule Plan 1. Create A Plan If you want to achieve your blogging goals, whether they are monetization or popularity, you have to plan your steps strategically. Having a plan in place puts you in control of the way you want to shape your blog. It also helps you work out your short and long term goals and create a strategic framework to achieve them. 2. Create A Monthly Blog Schedule Around Your Plan For example, if your goal is to earn X amount of money in one year, figure out how much traffic you need to achieve. Figure out how many posts you have to upload and the marketing strategies you have to incorporate including social media. Make a list of your tasks for the month and create a blog schedule. 3. Define Strategies For Accomplishing Your Set Objectives Define each strategy in detail – exactly how you are going to...
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