The Blogging Book

Profitable blogging is the key to turning your passion into a real income, and its easier than you think… Have you dreamed of creating a money-making blog around your passion, but have no idea where to start? Do you have a small business or startup that you would love to take online but have no … Read more

5 Essential Adthrive Requirements: What You Need to Know to Join the Top Ad Network for Bloggers

Adthrive Requirements RPM Application period vs. Mediavine vs. Ezoic

For bloggers and independent, finding a high-paying, passive income option to pay for publishing their content is the dream.  Thanks to AdThrive, the top advertising network in the blogging and self-publishing community, it is very possible to earn a significant income from your blog, passively and without any additional work on your part. You just … Read more

My 20 Best Tips for Blogging

MY TOP 20 TIPS FOR BLOGGING WHEN STARTING YOUR BLOG 1. Start with SEO Keyword research to inform all of your writing with low competition SEO keywords 2. Understand how to optimize your content for your target SEO keywords and the searcher’s intent 3. Master keyword research to accelerate your blogs’ success and maintain low … Read more

Monetizing A Blog: How Sites Make Money

Blog Monetization

Whether you are writing a hobby blog, content marketing for your business, or blogging as a business, there is always an opportunity to monetize your blog. There are plenty of options for how to make money from your blog, and for an established blog the income can be incredibly passive, allowing you to focus on … Read more

A Guide to Technical SEO: Optimizing Your Site For Speed, Search Indexing, And User Experience

Everything up until now in this book regarding SEO has been aimed at the elements of your content that people can read – headlines, content, keywords, search results, etc. Now we’ll focus on technical SEO.  Technical SEO aims to optimize all of the “non-text” elements of your blog making it easier to interact with (e.g., … Read more

REFRESHING AND MANAGING OLD CONTENT FOR INCREASED TRAFFIC

REFRESHING AND MANAGING OLD CONTENT FOR INCREASED TRAFFIC

As our blogs mature and the libraries of content grow, we create a gold mine of proven content that is waiting to be dusted off, polished, and re-presented to the world. The Google algorithm prefers “fresh” content. In the same moment, information and trends are constantly changing and it is prudent to update our content … Read more

IDENTIFYING YOUR SITE’S UNOFFICIAL AUTHORITY AREAS RECOGNIZED BY GOOGLE TO EXPAND CONTENT ON STRATEGIC AUTHORITY TOPICS

Assessing Blog Authority in Google

As our blogs mature and our content library on our blog grows, Google will begin to recognize the topics that we write on impressively well (compared to other sites) and that users love. Though there is no “official” acknowledgement of this “authority” from Google, savvy bloggers can use Google Analytics and awareness of their posts’ … Read more