How would you like to see how you can backup your blog and how you can generate more traffic to your blog?
In this post I grabbed a list of 6 blogs that really piqued my interest. The one thing that’s been really helping me progress is from reading blog posts like these. I have seen a big difference from the previous year to now from applying some of the tools and techniques within each of these posts.
On my last post I talked about the routine that I used to reach 1000 Visitors a month which took me a few years to figure out. There are some tactics that I use now which I got from a couple of these blog posts that has made it a bit easier to keep generating traffic.
This is the first of these types of posts I plan on doing on future posts. I don’t have a set schedule of doing this or a set number of blog posts I will list, but whenever I run into something that I really found value from, I will include it in my list of great posts and come up with more of these roundups.
So without further adieu, here is my top picks of valuable blog posts for the month of April. Make sure you bookmark these or take notes!
How To Backup WordPress For Free
When I first set up my self-hosted blog, one of the things that I didn’t install was a backup program for it. I didn’t even think that one day I will have almost lost my blog due to hackers and malware.
There were a couple of times where I couldn’t even log into my back office. But one thing I use, which I also recommend to everyone is to get an FTP program like FileZilla just in case this happens. But besides that, one thing you need is a way to back up all the data on your blog.
In this post, David Hartshorne does a great job in explaining why you should use backup programs and he introduces a free plugin that you can use to backup your wordpress blog.
32 Smart Ways To Drive More Traffic To Your Blog
How many of you are still struggling to get more traffic to your blog. Yes, it can definitely be a big challenge and sometimes you get frustrated with some of the tips and strategies that you read about, apply, and yet don’t get the results you want.
But have you found a blog post that gives you 32 great ways to drive more traffic to your blog. Well Adam Connell always come out with very extensive, detail strategies to help all of us grow our blogs.
I use a couple of the strategies here and it has made a positive difference in me getting more traffic to my blog. One thing he suggests is to try one strategy at a time. Once you apply one to get better results, then go ahead and try another.
16 Actionable SEO Copywriting Secrets That Will Drive More Traffic To Your Site
Now combined SEO with Copywriting then you have the best of both worlds when it comes to online articles and blog posts. Copywriting is definitely a skill that you want to hone if you want to engage your audience better.
In this post Brian Dean gives you 16 great tips that you can instantly use after you read his post that will also help drive traffic to your site!
SMM Series: 40 Amazing Tools Explained (Part 3)
Many of you are big advocates of using social media as part of your marketing. Social Media is definitely a great place to start to meet other bloggers as well as get your own blog posts shared on these sites.
But have you ever heard about working smarter than harder? You probably have, but don’t know how to go about working smarter as far as getting your blog out there for your audience to see as well as meeting more bloggers who have similar goals as you do.
Look no further because in this post Tim Fehraydinov shares 40 Amazing Social Media Tools that you can leverage for you to work smarter so that you can focus on other important things.
10 Tools You Need To Create A Blogging Empire (Guest Post)
When it comes to your blog, many of you are making those efforts to get a certain number of visitors every month and a certain of numbers within your email list. You and I know that it can be a big challenge.
But as you know there are always a solution to make your life easier when you want to accomplish these goals. This is something that Jason Quey has done for you by sharing 10 Great Tools that you can use to grow your blog community.
How To SEO An Article? Start With Keyword Search
If so, then you must read this blog post by Todd Maltzahn. He explains how 84% of his traffic come from search engines. He shows how using tools like Google’s Keyword Planner doesn’t give you enough information that you need in order to rank and drive traffic with your keywords.
So as an alternative he shares a Specific Keyword Tool that gives you the information that will help you drive more organic traffic from search engines to your blog.
How Did You Like These Blog Posts?
Generating traffic, backing up your blog, Social Media, and SEO are definitely hot topics within the blogosphere. We all want to get the best tools and strategies so that we can really propel our blogs to where we think they should be.
But as you know, there isn’t just one strategy or tool that will give us the best results. We have to test and figure this out on our own.
But we all want some type of direction on how to go about doing it. These blog posts will definitely give you the guidance you want to find the few tools that will take you levels higher.
Please comment below and let me know how did you like these posts? Have you read them already? If not, what have you learned? If so, have you applied any of these tools and strategies? If so, how did they work out for you?