When I first started making videos for YouTube, I was terrible at it. I was filming on an iPhone 6s with a failing battery. I didn’t understand how to edit my videos. I didn’t understand lighting, audio, or really anything about making a video. Despite my videos being garbage, I began making them anyway. I’d […]
When you first start blogging, nobody will visit your website, and you’ll be desperate for traffic. You’ll inevitably discover Medium.com, think it looks like a decent source of traffic, and then want to try it out. But you shouldn’t, and here’s why. Your Medium Post Will Out-Rank Your Website I found several instances of authors […]
New bloggers want every post they write to be a home run. They inevitably turn to keyword research tools to target the phrases with the most search volume, and it’s a huge mistake! Let’s talk about why that is. “Zero Volume” Search Keywords Actually Get Lots of Traffic You’re probably wondering how this is possible. […]
Help a Reporter Out (HARO) is a refreshing change of pace from other link-building techniques. With HARO, reporters from major media companies reach out to you for expert advice. No more unsolicited outreach to unsuspecting bloggers! But, how do you get your answer chosen on HARO? And how effective is HARO at building backlinks? Let’s […]
New bloggers have significant privacy concerns about blogging with their real names. Conversely, they worry that using a pen name will hurt their Google ranking. Can you start a successful blog using a pen name? The answer is yes, you absolutely can! Authors have successfully used pen names for generations, and blogging is no different. […]
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