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My body screamed in agony. I blinked hard as sweat poured into my eyes, burning like pickle juice and vodka. My legs trembled, then shook violently as my body contorted in a most inhuman way. As I exhaled the shakes began to dissipate. Welcome to yoga. All the cool kids on the interweb seem to [...]

4 Practical Steps to Creating a Popular Blog

No one ever starts a blog thinking “I don’t care if anyone ever reads it; I am going to write it anyway”. The truth is we start blogging to be heard, to share, to interact, and yes, to make money. Of course, none of it (especially, the “making money” part) is even remotely possible without [...]

Guest Blogging—The What, Where, When, and Why

If you have ever been to a city in America, you likely understand the concept “fast-paced,” and if you are a working America, you likely understand that “fast-paced” is difficult to avoid. However, living in such a fast-paced world doesn’t always lead to using time efficiently—if you skip one step to get to another, you [...]

Cheat Sheet For Guest Writers – 6 Ways To Get More Out Of Your Post

Recently I had a Skype conversation with an associate of mine Lisa Penekamp about guest posting and what could be done to get the biggest bang out of the backlinks that point to her site from that guest posting. Lisa is a big fan of guest posting and is convinced, and rightly so, that links [...]

Inconsistent Traffic – Three Steps to solve it

Do you want to know how to get good traffic to your website; you want to let the world know that you have some properties on your blog location (your website domain). Have you tried all the traffic generation techniques that you know but nothing seems to be working for you? Wait, you are not [...]

Do You Whine About Other Blogs And Expect Yours To Grow?

Because it has become so easy to get a new blog people have joined the blogging train. The general behavior of such people is that they blog for a couple of months or maybe up to six months and when they don’t see the ‘trendy’ results they expected, they want out. My belief is such [...]

Guest Blogging and Why It's So Important

Everyone knows that it takes a lot of time and effort to create a good blog but there’s a big difference between having a good blog and having a great blog. It’s difficult to find the time to put into it, especially if you’re not seeing the kind of readership and traffic that you’d like. [...]

The Ins and Outs of Guest Posting

Once you’ve been around the blogging world for a while, you’ll start to notice that bloggers tend to ‘guest post’ for each other.  Guest posting occurs when one blogger writes a post that is published on another writer’s blog.  At first, this might seem odd. After all, if each blogger has their own blog, why [...]

3 Untapped Ways To Drive Fast Traffic To Your Blog

Let’s face it, although SEO can be a very powerful method of driving traffic it does have its drawbacks. First, it is slow and (at least in my experience) it is getting slower. It can take months to gain the necessary authority in Google’s eyes to achieve a decent level of search engine traffic. Secondly, [...]

Guest Posting In A-List Blogs: What Works And What Doesn't?

Apart from various other benefits of guest posts, one of the main reasons all of us write quality guest posts is to get noticed by someone else’s traffic for free. Other benefits that I like the most are the following: Writing guest posts shapes me as a blogger, improves my writing, makes me more accountable, [...]