11 Heads Are Better Than One #QLDBLOG

11 Heads Are Better Than One #QLDBLOG

This guest post is by Jodi Friedman of MCP Actions. When it comes to the world of blogging, multiple people working together almost always achieves better results than just one. So you can imagine the energy that happened when ten lucky, talented bloggers from around the world were selected by Tourism Queensland to join Darren [...]

What I Learned From Liars and Journalists, and How it Made Me a Better Blogger

What I Learned From Liars and Journalists, and How it Made Me a Better Blogger

This guest post is by Austin Gunter, of WP Engine. Trust Me, I’m Lying – Confessions of a Media Manipulator is the title of Ryan Holiday’s new book about the tactics cutting-edge bloggers use to drive hundreds of thousands of viewers to their blogs, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Ryan, author of [...]

Seven Traffic Techniques for Bloggers—and Metrics to Measure Them

Seven Traffic Techniques for Bloggers—and Metrics to Measure Them

Over the last couple of months here at Problogger.net, we’ve taken a tour of the traffic techniques that are essential to bloggers. While not all bloggers use or focus on all techniques, the ones we’ve covered probably make up the core traffic tools used by bloggers today: Image courtesy stock.xchng user angel_ruiz search engine optimization [...]

What to Put Above the Fold on Your Blog, And Why

What to Put Above the Fold on Your Blog, And Why

My name is Darren Rowse and I’m a full time Blogger making a living from blogs like Digital Photography School and TwiTip – Twitter Tips. In 2002 I stumbled upon an article about ‘Blogging’. I didn’t know it at the time but that moment changed my life. Read more about Darren or contact him. Connect [...]

10 Steps to a Sales Page That Doesn’t Suck

This guest post is by Jessica Albon of ThriveYourTribe.com, In general, writing comes pretty easily to me. When I’m in the flow (which is relatively often), I can write about 2000 words in an hour. And yet when it comes time to write a sales page for myself, my writing flow and speed used to ground [...]

How to Write Like Your Teacher Told You Not To

This guest post is by Karol K of 100WPthemes.com. These days, everyone’s a blogger. I’m a blogger, you’re a blogger, most people who end up commenting on this post will be bloggers too. And literally every one of us has the main goal of providing the elusive “quality content”. However, the main problem is that [...]

Unconfidence: The Essential Ingredient to Crazy Stupid Success

This guest post is by Steve of Thecodeofextraordinarychange.com Confidence is over-rated. At least, it’s over-rated in the homogenized, misused, self-help industry clap-trap kinds of ways. In today’s world it’s both easy and tempting to start putting a confident veneer over things, because it seems as though the world expects that.  In relationships, friendships, career, blogging and business, [...]