It’s about that time for the kiddies to go back to school which gives us adults more time to focus on our blogging venture.
Some of us have been quite consistent throughout the summer and have been publishing epic content that has push our blogs through the ranks. While other’s of us could still use some more advice on how to get to the level we all want to be.
If you’ve taken any vacation in the summer, for most it’s an easy transition back into the blogging routine, while for other’s it can be a challenge. I didn’t blog for quite a few weeks in July mainly based on the transitioning of my grandmother, but I know that she would want me to keep moving forward with it. She is definitely my motivation!
But for other’s of you who find it difficult and need a “bridge” that’ll help you get back into the routine, I believe these posts will give you some motivational energy to start right back up again. These posts were quite motivational when I read them which gave me the reason to bookmark them to be included in this roundup post.
In this roundup, you will learn about how to get your first 1000 customers, a checklist for setting up a wordpress blog, generating traffic from Google+, using visual content for engagement, how to write better sentences for your audience, and how to get noticed by influencers.
So without Further Adieu, let’s dive into these valuable posts and the tips you can instantly use for yourself to get you back on track!
How to Get Your First 1000 Customers
The one challenge for many people who work from home is getting customers! Especially if you’re looking to get customers from the internet. It’s one thing if you have supportive family and friends, but it’s another thing when you’re a lone wolf, trying to fit in and impress your ideal customers to purchase anything from you.
Well look no further because Chioma Anozie put out a step by step post that will guide you on how you can achieve this great feat! In her post on How To Get Your First 1000 Customers she gives you the necessary details of what you need to do in order to get those customers rolling in to purchase your products and services.
Although there’s some work that is involved, it’s not that difficult to get customers online. You just need to know some of the rules that will get you there and she shows you this beautifully in this post!
WordPress Blog Forget Me Not Checklist
How many of you who set up wordpress blogs forget some of the important details that can either give your blog results or leave it in stagnation. Although I’ve only set up 2 blogs in my blogging career, there were some important things that I forgot to add into my blogs
Well sometimes having a checklist of what we need to add helps a lot. And this is the idea that Ron Killian came up with so that he doesn’t forget to leave out the important details when setting up wordpress blogs. He has set up hundreds of wordpress sites, but there are times where needs a reminder.
So he created this WordPress Blog Forget Me Not Checklist not only for himself but for all of you who are either just starting a wordpress blog and for those of you who are constantly setting up one. This will definitely be a great point of reference for all of you to stay on track through the whole process.
A Skeptics Guide To Getting Targeted Traffic From Google+
OK, you’ve been hearing this thing called Google+ and you probably joined up with this social media site. Now the question is what else have you done with it? You’ve heard that it would be a great advantage for you once you start using it, but yet it’s just sitting there waiting for you to take some action.
Well what if I told you that one advantage of Google+ is that it delivers more engaged visitors than both Twitter and Facebook. Well these are the words of Will Blunt and in his guest post on Boost Blog Traffic he writes the benefits of using Google+ and how to optimize it’s use in this post A Skeptic’s Guide To Getting Targeted Traffic From Google+
There were a couple of features that either I didn’t notice as well as some ways to really put your content out there that I didn’t think of myself. So if you feel like that there might be some things you may be overlooking when it comes to Google+ then this is the post that you must read!
5 Steps To Get Massive Engagement With Your Visual Content
One of the vital social signals that search engines take notice is engagement! When it comes to your blog, you want to make sure that you’re putting out the type of content that not only attracts your niche market, but also engages them enough for them to stay on your content for a while!
Well Rebekah Radice points out the positive effect that Visual Content has on your audience. As a matter of fact, she points out that according to HubSpot’s survey, 65% admitted that they are visual learners. Also she points out another study by Wyzowl that their respondents remember 80% of what they see and 20% of what they read.
Now what does this tell you?
Well it says that we need to get the ball rolling when it comes to using Visual Content. And Rebekah Radice made it easy for all of us by showing 5 Steps to Get Massive Engagement With Your Visual Content.
The Wild And Crazy Guide To Writing A Sentence
In school English was my worst subject. I use to hate writing book reports or anything that had to do with writing. And guest what. My bad writing technique carried on over to college and to the blogosphere. But it didn’t stop me. Little by little I kept improving with the help of blog posts like these.
Michelle Russell has really done her due diligence with this post. Sometimes we can improve our writing by focusing on something as simple as writing sentences. Yes, a sentence can make a big difference when it comes to keeping your audience engage or giving them the reason to instantaneously leave your blog.
So in this post, Michelle writes an awesome guest post on Boost Blog Traffic where she shows you how to write epic content by giving you some powerful tips on improving your sentences. So if you’re struggling to write engaging content for your audience, this is the post that you should definitely read and bookmark!
11 Memorable Ways To Gain An Influencer’s Attention
We all want to catch the eye of influencers. Why? Because once an influencer takes notice and start sharing our content, this means more traffic for all of us! What would you do if you can get at least 10,000 visitors/month on a bad day?
Well there’s a few rules and regulations that fall under etiquette when it comes to drawing the attention of influencers. Who better than to show you how to get their attention than Ana Hoffman of Traffic Generation Cafe! As I read through her post, I thought of the Law Of Reciprocity where we treat those by how we want to be treated.
In this post Anna shares 11 Ways To Get An Influencer’s Attention and I do apply some of them which works quite well. But just imagine if you were to apply all of these different ways? What would it do for you and your blog? Well I tell you if you’re not applying any of these tips, just picking 3 out of the 11 will do you much wonder!
How Did You Like These Posts?
Although you already know, I was really impressed with these blog posts. I’ve talk with quite a few people who are looking for these types of answers and these talented bloggers explained these subjects very well.
Being able to get the right type of traffic back to your blog is one important step, but what’s even greater is when you get a couple of influencers to share your content with their following. Can you imagine just getting 10,000 targeted visitors to your blog on a bad day? It feels far-fetched for me, but I know that it is possible.
Also you definitely want to find ways to keep your audience engaged. When it comes to social signals, this is the key to get organic traffic which is just one type of traffic within the internet world. And once you start getting the traffic that correlates with your content, then it becomes much more feasible to get the customers you want.
So please leave your comments below and let me know how you liked these posts? Have you already read any of these posts? If not, what have you learned that you can instantly apply for your blog? Are you already applying any of these tips? I can’t wait to hear from you!