With more than 70 million websites using the WordPress platform to manage their content, WordPress is slowing eating up the Internet. Chances are most of the sites you browse are using the content platform giant. So, why is WordPress so successful?
Archives for December 2016
Second Life is a online game that immerses players in a virtual world. For the past thirteen years, more than 90,000 players have entered the online community. Now, Linden Labs, the company behind the unique game is looking to enter the realm of virtual reality.
The world wide web can be a dangerous place. With people becoming braver behind a computer screen and armed with a keyboard, it seems comments are turning into real threats. Here are 3 times that bloggers were faced with the possibility of physical harm, simply because of the content they create.
Tax season is coming, and small business owners should start preparing now in order to save some stress. Because we know just how busy small business owners are, we have made sure to share simple tips that you won’t consider a hassle in themselves. [Read more…]
Earning money from traveling and writing about your journeys is an undeniably alluring concept. However, as with any business venture, success doesn’t come easily. After all, travel blogging isn’t just about constantly waiting for good deals from travel portals. You need to make sure that you’re doing everything correctly if you want to make your travel blog a sustainable source of income. Otherwise, you’ll just end up burning out and giving up before you can enjoy the fruits of your labor. In this article, we’ll discuss a few mistakes that newbie travel bloggers tend to make and how you can avoid them. [Read more…]
Blogging seems like the dream job, right? After all, you can work from home, you pick your hours, and you’re basically your very own boss! In many ways, it is pretty amazing (um, hello, blogging in bed?!). But sometimes it’s hard to discipline yourself, especially if you’re used to the regimented routine of an office job. Whilst it’s easy to put things off, the work does need to be done – and if you don’t do it, you don’t get paid, and then you don’t pay your bills, and it all starts seeming a whole lot less fun! [Read more…]
You may have heard of the many ways a well-conceived content marketing strategy can benefit a blog or business by helping you in developing valuable content, establishing yourself as an industry leader and generally improving the connection between you and your audience.
Whilst content marketing may be the ideal method for bloggers to grow their readership and get a foothold in their niche, it can also be a slow, painstaking process to developing content that both engages and drives readers to convert. Thankfully, we’ve come up with 7 top tips to help you on your way to developing a successful content marketing strategy. [Read more…]
Blogging is hard work. Some bloggers end up working 10 to 12 hour days. Of course, in addition to writing, bloggers often have to do SEO work, social media, networking, and many other things that can eat up the hours. Working all day, and weekends is not good for your health. Work life is only successful if it strikes the right balance with family life. If you are a busy blogger, here are several tips that will help you balance work with life better: [Read more…]
The Huffington Post is hard at work to grow their network of unpaid contributors. However, the new platform is causing quite the backlash from bloggers.