Starting a new blog can be challenging, especially if it is your first time. These blog posts will help you start a blog in no time and ensure it is successful from the start.

  • The 9 Best Bloggers for New Bloggers to Follow

    Blogging can be a difficult journey. The good news is that some of the best bloggers out there have decided to share their experience and advice with the rest of us. You don’t have to wing it or try to do it on your own thanks to these bloggers. Today, I’m going to share my list of the […]

  • Should I Promote My Blog After Every Blog Post? - Thursday Q&A - Blogging questions

    Welcome to Q & A Thursdays! This is something new that I am going to try on Thursdays. I am frequently asked questions about blogging and am often surprised by how little people know about it. In response, I’m going to do a short post on Thursdays where I answer your questions. If you have […]

  • One of the things most new bloggers ask me is “How Can I Increase Pageviews?” There are several ways you can do this, but one of the absolute best ways is to improve your blog’s navigation. In this blog post, I’m going to discuss different methods you can try to make it easier for your […]

  • How to Prevent WordPress Malware from Infecting Your Blog

    Your blog is vulnerable to WordPress malware and cyber attacks. Cyber attacks are a fact of life for this generation. We will all be affected by malware at some point in our lives. The truth is that cybercriminals are getting smarter and savvier from year-to-year. In the past decade, we have seen major data breaches […]

  • how to create a content strategy for your blog using an editorial calendar

    Blogging can be a lucrative career or a great way to earn a second income. However, most bloggers don’t make money off their blogs, despite their best efforts. Creating a content strategy and using an editorial calendar for your content can change that. Most bloggers simply aren’t consistent with their content. This means that your […]

  • Setting SMART Goals for Your Blog

    ‘Tis the season for setting resolutions that you won’t keep. We do it every year. However, statistics show that only 9.2% of resolutions are kept. Resolutions simply aren’t effective. On the other hand, setting SMART goals for your blog is very effective. Setting SMART goals for your blog, writing down your goals, and creating a […]

  • how to get more followers as a new blogger

    Do you have an email list (Not a purchased one. DON’T do that!)? Thousands of followers on social media?  Of course not. If you’re reading this, you’re a new blogger! So, if you don’t have an email list and followers, how do you get more followers and convert readers into those followers? Read on to find […]

  • blog speed: how your slow blog is scaring off readers

    Is your blog slow to load? Blog speed is more important than you may realize. According to Sherice Jacob of Kissmetrics, visitors will abandon a website that takes longer than 3 seconds to load. On top of that, 79 percent say they will not return if the website loaded slowly. This means your blog speed […]

  • Who Is Your Blog Audience?

    Why are you blogging? This sounds like a silly question, but you can narrow it down to one reason: A blog audience. Yes, you write a blog because you want people to read what you write! If you didn’t want people to read your writing, you would have written a journal instead. 😉 Knowing who […]

  • How to Legally Protect Your Blog from Lawsuits and Content Theft

    If you have been following along on my series on how to create a blog, you have come a long way, my friend. So far you have learned how to sign up for webhosting, installed WordPress, created a blog post and graphics for your blog, and have learned about marketing your blog and SEO. Now it’s […]