Running a successful blog requires more than just knowing how to write content and how to communicate with your readers. In fact, many successful bloggers might say that the ‘technical part’ of their project probably had a bigger impact on their success compared to the content they provided to their visitors. Regardless what sort of blog you are hosting, there is one thing for certain – as you gain more popularity, you’ll need to revise your hosting plan and consider paying more for better services and hardware resources. But what is the best money can get? The answer to this question is, surprisingly, quite simple – dedicated server hosting. [Read more…]
Johnny Ward caught the travel bug at an early age and quickly learned how to turn it into a career. [Read more…]
The WooCommerce plugin offered by WordPress is the most popular platform to create eCommerce websites today. If you are thinking about building your site this way, here is a brief guide to follow:
The Russian blogger charged for playing ‘Pokemon Go’ inside of a church is back in the headlines as he finally goes on trial for his charges. [Read more…]
If the goal of your blog is to strike a chord with as many people as possible, you’re probably spending a lot of time researching which topics and subject matters are best. Well, if you’re launching a blog in the near future, there are a few topics that are all-but guaranteed to produce results.
Five Topics the Internet is Ravenously Consuming
You may think that everyone is unique and has their own personal preferences, but the truth is that people raised in the midst of similar circumstances will ultimately cling to the same things. Sure, we all have our own unique differences, but we all spend time thinking about and talking about common topics when it’s all said and done. [Read more…]
Having a great social media presence is vital for a successful blog or small business. But, it takes time and effort to build a social media audience and sometimes it can be discouraging when fan base growth becomes stagnant. Fortunately, there are ways you can help build your following. Take for instance, these great tips on how to grow your Facebook page. [Read more…]
Give your audience that content that they need first, so they’ll come to you — that’s the gist of content marketing.
It’s a pretty solid strategy, really. After all, its premise is about providing value to your audience, and not forcibly shoving your products down their throats.
While the concept is already fantastic in itself, to the point where one would think that it is already complete, there are technological advancements, new techniques, and new tools that are being introduced time after time that would often lead to the improvement of the strategy. [Read more…]
With thousands of blogs vying for the same audience as yours, you need to find a way to edge out the competition.
Some go the high road by spending hundreds and thousands of dollars on ads so their blog will predominantly appear in search results and social media news feeds. They’ll also allocate that budget to launch a sophisticated link building strategy that will attract more organic traffic. Not to mention, other blogs will be willing to go through a major cosmetic lift by creating beautiful animations and interstitials to enhance the user experience.
As an owner of a rinky-dink blog, there’s no way you can compete against your competition’s deep pockets and technical know-how. However, don’t raise the white flag just yet – there are ways that you can still withstand their onslaught of killer blogging campaigns.
Below are various ways that you can tweak your blog and have a fighting chance against your well-funded and excellent blog and deliver an upset against them.
Darkstore, a new same-day delivery service in California, is aiming to provide producers with an alternative to firms such as Wal-Mart and Amazon. The company is hoping it’s ability to put marketing and sales data back in the hands of producers will prove an alluring aspect of its new service.
Darkstore was founded by entrepreneur Lee Hnetinka in San Francisco in May of 2016 by entrepreneur Lee Hnetinka. Since its inception, the firm has expanded to include major hubs in New York and Phoenix. The firm provides same-day delivery for its partner companies in urban areas – third party storage facilities are used to store products and a range of shipping providers are contracted for deliveries. Darkstore views themselves as a next-generation solution for high-speed shipping. [Read more…]