December 13, 2018
07 Aug

Content Creation and Content Engagement

10 Reasons Why People Don’t Read Your Content

10 Reasons People Don't Read Your Content

There are many reasons why people do not read your blog posts. Take a look at this list and think about which reasons may apply to your blog posts. I could think of more than 10 but this list is a great start.

You may also get some ideas on how to improve your content by looking over this list. If you improve in some of these areas it can make a big difference to your audience – and it is all about your audience – create content designed specifically for them.

Think about the reasons why people may not be reading your blog content. Then take strategic steps to improve.

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22 Jun

Reduce Your Bounce Rate

Reducing Your Bounce Rate

It’s All About The ExperienceBounce Rate Reduction

Provide someone with an outstanding experience and they will only want more. When someone visits your website or blog they are there to have a rewarding experience. They will want to learn something, be entertained and have the experience easy and trouble-free.

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02 Jun

Was Marco Polo an Explorer?

Marco Polo

An Explorer, A Merchant or A Writer?

Marco Polo - Writing and Sharing

Marco Polo Image Source

We all know Marco Polo and we remember him as a famous explorer. However, he was not really an explorer. He was a merchant from Venice. Why do we remember him as an explorer? We remember him today – 700 years later – because he did one thing that none of the other merchants of the day did – he wrote about his travels.

 

The fact that we even remember Marco Polo today is because he was a writer.

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19 Jan

Content Marketing and Sharing

Google Is No Longer Judge, Jury and Executioner!

Content Marketing and Sharing

The Internet in 1969

The first message was sent over the ARPANET from computer science Professor Leonard Kleinrock’s laboratory at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) to the second network node at Stanford Research Institute (SRI) was at 10:30 PM on October 29, 1969.

We have come a long long way since then! One of the key changes is the ability to share.

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14 Dec

Website Success Formula – for Real!

Website and Blog Success

Where to Focus Your Attention

Website Success FormulaThere are so many things that you can focus on to achieve a more successful website. However, people often get overwhelmed with the multitude to activities and things to do.

The best way to achieve success is to focus. A concentrated approach enables you to get things done – to achieve success. This post will give you some advice on where to focus and it starts with the mathematical website formula for success. Every website owner needs to know this formula and how to apply it.

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12 Dec

10 Ways To Boost SEO Performance

10 Ways to Boost the SEO of Your WordPress Site

WordPress SEO

Setting up a WordPress site is not too difficult. Optimizing your site for SEO (Search Engine Optimization) isn’t that easy. There are some “must-dos”.

10 Ways To Boost SEO Performance of Your WordPress Website

10 Ways To Boost SEO Performance – here is my top ten list.

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04 Oct

SEO – Using Image Sitemaps

Maximize the SEO Leverage of Your Image Content

Create and Submit an Image Sitemap

Using Image XML Sitemaps

Google maintains a large image search index. Moreover, it is always interested in discovering more great image content. If your site is rich in images, especially original content, your goal is to get as many of your images indexed as possible. This helps search position. You therefore, need to create an image sitemap.

Moreover, you can increase the SEO value of your image content by submitting an XML Image Sitemap to the major search engines. This prompts them to visit your site, find your images and index them. This boosts the SEO value of your image content.

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06 Sep

A Helpful Real Estate Blog

A Helpful Real Estate Blog

Focus for Blogging Success

Real Estate Blogging If you are a real estate agent and want to promote your business by blogging, then there are a few clear objectives you need to have in mind.

These are:

  1. Establish Your Authority
  2. Help Solve Reader Problems
  3. Boost Your Position in Local Search – More Traffic – More Exposure
  4. Boost Article Sharing – More Traffic – More Exposure

Here are some ideas for your real estate blog content that will help you to achieve all of the above.

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11 May

On Page SEO

Vital Components of On-Page SEO

When you think of search engine optimization (SEO), you need to think about what you can control and one of these is your on-page SEO. If you are creating a content piece at your center of content (your website or blog) then you have complete control of the on-page SEO.

On Page SEO

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10 Mar

Blog Post Tags

Blog Post Tags

Are They Important?

How To Use Them

Most blogging platforms–like WordPress–provide you with the ability to assign tags to your posts. I will refer to these as “blog post tags” so as not to confuse you with other tags (H Tags or Meta Tags for example). To tag a post properly can help your readers and your SEO. Here is some advice.

Blog Tags

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