Posts categorized under ‘Blogging’

How to Overcome Stress in the Workplace

We encounter stress on a daily basis especially in our workplace. Sometimes it is part of our daily lives but it does not have to be. It is important to learn how to deal with stress and how to overcome it.

If we just let stress rule our lives, it can cause serious damage to our health and to our overall well-being. We must learn ways to overcome it before it overcomes us.

7 Hacks to Write Faster

You can learn to write faster with daily practice, and by taking advantage of these 7 hacks I’ve learned along the way. And hey, you’ll benefit from writing quickly even when you start raking in the big bucks, having paid your dues and transformed yourself into a true wordsmith.

How My New Blog Earned A Page Rank of 3 In One Month

I know Google Page Rank is no longer a true barometer of how your blog is “performing” in the blogsphere. Google have said themselves that we should not use Page Rank to measure our blog’s performance.

What Do You Want Me To Write About?

I’d love to hear from you. One of the items in my To-Do List this year is to continue to write here in Productivity Bits.

Outsourcing Blog: The Good and The Bad

I experimented with few things on this blog – I outsourced the blog to guest writers. With that, the blog’s Alexa Ranking and number of RSS subscribers have increased dramatically.

But I am not happy with that improvement. Here’s why:

10 Ways To Make Your Blog More SE Friendly

[A]s a blogger, you might find you’re not getting the traffic you were expecting out of some great articles you’ve written.

And if your main referral is not search engines, you will probably want to look into optimizing your website better and making your content more search-engine friendly.

I’ve started several blogs throughout the years and I’d like to share some of the tips I use to make Google love me more.

Content Marketing Focuses on Value Not Length

Content length is a big question mark that nags almost all bloggers every now and then. This question is generally asked about all types of content.

The essence of content marketing is to attract targeted audience by providing valuable information. I think people usually do not care about the length of the article – all they care is what they get out of it.

Tips For Bloggers To Fight Writing Stress

Blog writing is a unique profession in itself. While some bloggers are only interested to educate their audience through their blogs, a good number of bloggers also use it as a source of earning money.

For those who monetize their blogs, still the primary purpose remains the education of audience but optimization of their blogs in important search engines also becomes their priority.

How To Build Your Brand Through Your Blog

Brands have become the most important factor for selling products. Once just a part of the larger business picture, brands now play a leading role and determine the success of a product and the related business.

Brand building however, is not easy. It requires concerted and focused effort and various brand promotion exercises, many of which are expensive propositions. Blogging or starting a blog is one great and inexpensive way to promote a brand.

Street Smart Blogging For The Office Worker

If the reason why you are blogging is to establish an online identity, then you must register your unique domain name and sign up for a self-hosted account for your blog site. You must own the site as it will be identified with you – the blog is you, you are the blog. There is nothing wrong with the third-party free blogging platforms such as Wordpress.com and Blogger. One factor you need to consider is the professional look of your blog. The domain name has a lot to do with this.