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

ONPAGE SEO AND SEO WRITING

How to Write Article for SEO Keywords and Structure Content For SEO SEO is the best source for traffic to your blog as it is highly targeted, sustainable traffic that you can build your audience with.  Once we’ve identified our target SEO keyword, which should be low competition and meet our keyword criteria we now … Read more

My Favorite Free SEO, Blogging, and Digital Marketing Training Courses

Free SEO Training (Blogging, Digital Marketing, Design)

Knowledge is power, especially in the blogging and digital marketing space. But who said great digital marketing have to be expensive? Read on to discover my favorite, high quality courses in blogging, SEO, and design, for free!! Digital Marketing Overview Courses The Complete Digital Marketing Course: Udemy – https://www.udemy.com/learn-digital-marketing-course/ Digital Marketing Course: Google – https://get.google.com/onlinechallenge/ Free SEO … Read more