There are multiple trends for blogging. Most of these are for increasing the number of visitors or viewers of a website. It could be through video marketing, email marketing, SEO, and many more. One trend that does not go out of style is guest blogging. Any blogger, especially those that just built up a new page, should invite a few guest posters on their page to invite more readers into the blog. Or, the blogger could also do guest blogging on other sites to gain back readers onto their blogs.
Writing a guest post for a blog that fits in your niche is a great way to attract new traffic to your blog. If those readers like your content, chances are good that they’ll hop over and check out your blog as well. This will undoubtedly lead to some new followers and more buzz about your content – all of which are great things.
That’s all well and good, but designing a good guest post can be a project in itself. There are a lot of things to consider when writing this piece – it needs to be your best work to impress the blog’s editor, as well as the readers. You’ll need to ensure it’s properly researched, fits with your blog’s niche, hasn’t been done before on that blog, etc. [Read more…]
SEO madness with excessive numbers of backlinks might have led to a temporary decline in popularity of guest posting services in content marketing (which didn’t last for long), but for bloggers guest posts always remained a steady way to get promotion and recognition. If you desperately wish to gain more readers or to reach new target audience, perhaps you should give guest posting a try. However, you’d better use certain stealthy tactics not to let yourself and your target blog down. [Read more…]
Editor’s note: This post was written by Coby Stephens, content writer and marketing manager at Same Day Essays.
Getting guest bloggers to your site is a great way to add to your content without paying for it. The enticement for writers is that it gives them visibility and creates authority for their personal brand.
Here are some practical guidelines to efficiently attract guest bloggers. [Read more…]
If you’ve ever tried guest blogging then you know that it’s not always as easy as some people want you to believe it is.
For instance, there’s an awful lot of articles online talking about the importance of guest blogging and the benefits it can bring, which is all fine.
However, there’s lot less info on how to actually deal with guest blogging on the networking side (how to handle the common scenarios you can encounter when contacting people and sending your articles).
Basically, the idea of guest blogging itself is quite simple. You find a blog, send an article, and get published, but the practice shows that things often get a bit more complicated. Here’s how to deal with this.
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The stages of guest blogging
Finding quality and relevant blogs where you can guest post is something you can surely do on your own, so I’m not going to talk about it here. What I am going to focus on is what happens after you decide to target a given blog.