Blogging

The Roast of the Silver Surfers

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

*The following is an awesome guest post by Forrest Whaling, my new friend I found at MyBlogGuest. Psst, if you want to find new blogging friends and exchange cool guest posts like the one below, join MyBlogGuest ;)* By the age of 8, I should have been keen on the idea ...

The 7 Reasons Every Blogger Should Be Guest Posting

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

FYI: One year after this post was published, we decided to launch the community of guest bloggers for people interested in guest blogging. So please go ahead and join: MyBlogGuest (photo by insunlight) New Audience: Guest posting will open up your blog to a new audience that may not have previously read ...

Ann Smarty Becomes An SEO Mom :)

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Ok, I now can make public what I've been keeping secret for 9 months! On November, 23 I gave birth to a tiny girl - my first baby! I am Slavic and hence superstitious, so I won't tell you much, neither will I make her photos public so far. I will have ...

The Ethics of Guest Posting – Am I Wrong?

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Guest posting (contributing to other blogs with the link back - usually in the "About the author" section) is the great way to: build backlinks; attract audience (probably interested in neighboring niches); build relationships with other bloggers, etc I've been recently involved in a number of guest posts throughout different-niche blogs and was struck ...

Best Advice for a Start-up Blogger

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Ok, it's been more than 6 months since I started blogging. This was something completely new and overwhelming for me (and while I can't afford blogging too often here, I am a frequent contributer at SEJ). And now after some time passed, I can look back to define best tactics ...

I Am So Sorry, My Dear Readers

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

That won't be a long post. I just need to apologize to my beloved readers for keeping silence for about two weeks. I hate to say this, but I got too sick to work or even think (can you imagine this? I've been desperately waiting for spring to come and ...

Beyond (SEO) Niche Blogging and Branding

Friday, February 29th, 2008

The benefits of niche blogging are well-known: that's a proven way to attract loyal audience who will be visiting your site and interact with you; applying niche blogging basics also allows you to generate organic search traffic by focusing on niche related keywords and highly relevant inlinks. But is it also ...