When you’re blogging to share your interests with the world — and maybe make some money — it’s possible that your work will sometimes take center stage. While that’s normal, you want to make sure that it isn’t the normal way of things. It’s essential that your time is balanced between your blog and your family. That way, you still get to spend time with the people you love the most while you do the work you love and publish it for your readers. [Read more…]
Do you remember when you were in high school? Some students excel in sports, some have good grades, and some are just cool at whatever they do.
Most of the time they rule the school and have a club of their own.
Now, let’s relate that in today’s world of digital marketing.
In reality, those cool kids are one of the influencers of the society.
Say for example the fashion stylists and makeup ‘teachers’ on Instagram. If you look for more of the same accounts, you’ll notice that the number of their followers mostly have more than 50,000 followers. These cool Instagram personalities may have been doing something right.
They do this by creating great content that is relevant to their followers and engaging with them regularly.
Same goes for bloggers. If you want to be one of the Cool Kids on the web, then one of the first things you need to start on is to create a great-looking site on WordPress.
Theme clubs are commonly known to offer memberships to their users that can be renewed monthly or annually to maintain access to all of their products.
We’ve listed five of the best theme clubs you can choose from.
When you have been blogging for so long, you’ll realize that, at some point, you lose your way or get sidetracked by other tasks not related to your initial goal. Eventually, you’ll find yourself looking for tips from on how you can achieve better results from blogging.
These things happen to long-term bloggers and even to those new to the industry. But what can you do to address this issue?
As they say, you can’t achieve something different if all you’re doing is the same. With blogging, if you want a better change, your strategy must change too.
We’ve listed some things that you must focus on to finally reach new heights with your blog.
Travel blogging is a unique and exciting profession, but you’re not the only one who thinks so. If you want to make it as a travel blogger, you’ll need to be a skilled writer, a decent photographer and a relentless promoter. If you think you’ve got the skills, check out these smart tips for travel bloggers. [Read more…]
In today’s digital world, the programmers are among those who are reaping the benefits of internet technology. They are among the techies who enjoy high salaries and who get to create innovations that the present generation now make full use of. They are the founders of startups and the brains behind various new technologies.
Aaron Swartz was one programmer who carved a niche in the internet industry but who, unfortunately, ended his life too soon. His life story has been told via the movie “The Internet’s Own Boy” produced by Storyville which provided many insights into his mission, the world wide web and how the government views the internet. [Read more…]
Just like any other online entrepreneur, bloggers need to be aware of their finances to be successful. This is true even if your primarily freelance: in that case, your business is simply yourself. A strong financial plan is an important component of succeeding as an independent business person. Whether your just getting started or you’ve been at it for a while, you can follow these smart finance tips for bloggers to make sure you’re on top of your game. [Read more…]
Youtube sees millions of users a day as consumers flock to the site for pretty much every topic under the son. With such a large audience, Youtube has become the perfect tool for advertisers. Unfortunately, a new study revealed that most advertisers are doing Youtube completely wrong. [Read more…]
White collar crime is a lot more common than you might think. Are you doing what you need to do to protect yourself and your financial assets? A new app could potentially be the answer to prevent you from becoming a victim. [Read more…]
Last year, there were an estimated 34,000 chatbots in existence–most in response to a growing need for automated assistance in customer care. As chatbots evolve to better support business’ needs, Sprout Social is introducing Bot Builder. This new set of tools promises to empower brands to resolve customer issues at a faster rate and offer unique marketing experiences for their customers and followers. [Read more…]
Digital marketing has experienced a steady growth over time, but 2016 proved a landmark for this industry – it marked the year when digital marketing spending finally surpassed more traditional marketing approaches, including television. No wonder the field has attracted so many young digital marketers of late!
However, any industry veteran would have been able to vouch for the benefits of digital marketing. Audiences are now consuming more content than ever, making digital marketing a trackable, metrics-driven method to make sure that ad spend is performing properly and at full efficiency. [Read more…]