Tag "blogging tips"

  • The Mechanics of Hosting a Blog Giveaway

    The mechanics of hosting a giveaway | BlogPaws.com

    Bloggers host giveaways on their websites for a variety of reasons: increasing blog traffic and providing readers the opportunity to try products you have enjoyed using are two. Having a well-established plan for orchestrating a giveaway will help you to feel more confident and will help… read more

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  • 5 Things Every Blog Post Needs: Don’t Click Publish Without Them!

    5 Things Every Blog Post Needs | BlogPaws.com

    What do you include in every single blog post? Every blog and every blogger is unique, of course. However, regardless of your blog’s topic, market, or audience, every post should have the same handful of inclusions. That doesn’t mean every post is formulaic. It does mean that… read more

  • How to Follow the Rules of Blogging While Staying Authentic

    How to Follow the Rules of Blogging and Stay True to Your Voice and Audience | BlogPaws.com

    “Everyone’s post said the exact same thing.” “Who’s the leader? Everyone looks like a follower.” “I haven’t been reading blogs lately because they’ve seemed so, I don’t know, boring.” Yikes. These are comments paraphrased from a recent discussion about sponsored posts. I don’t think there’s one… read more

  • How I Grew My Blog Traffic Over 100 Percent In One Year

    How to grow your blog traffic

    More numbers. More visitors. More blog traffic. More comments. These are the things bloggers dream of and wish to come true. Goals and dreams are two completely different, yet interrelated beasts. Goals are something you are acting on while dreams are something you are just thinking… read more

  • Celebrate Your Wins: How to Enjoy Your Achievements Before Moving onto the Next Task

    ADD THIS TO YOUR TO-DO LIST- CELEBRATE YOUR WINS!- BlogPaws.com

    If you’re reading this, I bet I can predict a few things about you: You’re a high achiever. You’re running a successful blog. You might be working a day job or taking on a side hustle to support your blogging efforts. And you’re probably constantly raising… read more

  • Content Strategy: How to Mine Existing Content for New Ideas

    Content Strategy- Mine existing content for fresh ideas - BlogPaws.com

    Why You Need to Go Beyond the Numbers It’s easy, and often necessary as a content creator, to get into a groove with analytics. You might look at your traffic daily or weekly, note what did the best, and work to repeat that success in the… read more

  • Blog Post Ideas for Your 2017 Editorial Calendar

    Blog Post Ideas for Your 2017 Editorial Calendar - BlogPaws.com

    As we round home on 2016, many of us are putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard) to plot out the 2017 editorial calendar. I tend to plan in broad strokes broken out by quarter (like, I want to dedicate posts to safe hiking with… read more

  • Are You Losing Money Charging Flat Fees for Inclusion in Your Blog?

    Are You Losing Money Charging Flat Fees | BlogPaws.com

    When a company pays you an upfront fee to talk about their product in your blog, it’s like winning the lottery. But is that flat fee you’re charging advertisers actually costing you money? Flat Fees Aren’t All They’re Cracked Up to Be When you charge a… read more

  • The Anatomy of an Effective Blog Newsletter

    The Anatomy of an Effective Blog eNewsletter | BlogPaws.com

    You’ve done it. Creating a stellar blog was no small task. You have now become the king or queen of your domain (literally). Now, keeping your steady following of people engaged in your blog is the next step to blogging success. Social media is one really… read more

  • 10 Creative Blog Prompts for December

    10 Creative Blog Prompts for December - BlogPaws.com

    Oh, the weather outside is frightful! At least… it’s starting to get frightful in some places! As the cold sets in, it’s a good time to come inside, warm up, and make progress on your blog. Settle in front of a crackling fire with your laptop… read more