Category Archives: Blogging

How to Write Engaging Blog Posts That Generate Comments

One of the biggest assumptions when it comes to blogging is that you either need to be a widely read blog to generate comments, or you need to spark controversy to bring in more comments. While it is true that blogs with a high traffic volume often have a lot of comments, and even more Read more »

How to publish your top posts of 2012

2012 is coming to an end and as it does, more and more website publishers are publishing articles that recap the year that has passed. If you want to write a year-end recap post and feature your top content for 2012, then here’s a quick and easily tutorial for you. Log into Google Analytics. Click Read more »

How To Setup a WordPress Blog – Part 4

If you’ve been following my series of posts on how to setup a WordPress blog, you’ll see that we’ve come quite a long way together and now we’re headed for the final stretch. This post is going to deal with the installation of plugins on your blog. You might be wondering what plugins are. Plugins Read more »

How To Setup A WordPress Blog – Part 3

If you’ve been following this series of posts on how to setup a WordPress blog, you’ve chosen your domain name and a host and you’ve installed WordPress. Now comes the fun part. Choosing a theme for your blog. You need to identify exactly what it is you are going to be using your blog for. Read more »

How To Setup a WordPress Blog – Part 2

Okay, so you’ve downloaded WordPress, chosen the hosting for your blog, along with a domain name. Next up is installing WordPress. There are a couple things you need to have and do. Firstly, you’re going to need some software and access to your site and its directory. You’ll be needing FTP access to your web Read more »

How To Setup a WordPress Blog – Part 1

As a follow up to my previous post, Why Your Small Business Needs a Blog, I have put together a series of how-to blog posts on setting up your own WordPress blog. While some people may find it intimidating, I will do my very best to explain the process in simple terms and make it Read more »

Why Your Small Business Needs a Blog

It should be obvious that every business has a website. In an online world, it is your virtual business card, and you can show the whole world what you have to offer, every day of the year. However, this is where many businesses stop. They don’t bother exploring blogging. For some, it may be intimidating, Read more »

How to Setup Author Rich Snippets in 3 Easy Steps

As the month’s go by, we’re seeing more and more changes happening to Google’s search results page (SERP). Most of these changes are related to “rich snippets”, which are becoming increasing important when it comes to standing out in the results and receiving those much needed clicks. Rich Snippets refer to a few lines of Read more »