Do Blogs Need to Spend Money on Advertising?

Do Blogs Need to Spend Money on Advertising?

Advertising is one of the best way to let people now about your brand and getting more traffic. Though advertising is a costly affair and we have many options for advertising like Google Adwords, Facebook Advertising, Traffic ads via Reddit, StumbleUpon or direct advertisement. For a company or a service provider, advertisement seems to be a great deal but how about Blogs? It is often asked For a company or a service provider, advertisement seems to be a great deal but how about Blogs? It is often asked whether blogs need to be advertised. In my (9 comments)

Compete.com: Check your Website Profile and Stats online

Compete.com: Check your Website Profile and Stats online

How often we blogger wants to see the progress of our blog. There are many matrices to judge the progress of any blog, it can be Alexa rank, Google page rank and so on. Here is another site which I like a lot and this one is Compete.com Compete.com can be used to check your website status, Compare your website with other websites and so on. Somehow I find it better than Alexa rank. Despite of the fact Shoutmeloud current Alexa rank is almost 8000. Site comparison between 3 of my websites Though there are many features which can be (7 comments)

The Sad Story of My Hacked WordPress Blog And Lessons Learnt

The Sad Story of My Hacked WordPress Blog And Lessons Learnt

WordPress is undoubtedly the most preferred blogging platform in the world. WordPress is like Microsoft windows to the blogging world. Till date, this open source software powers almost 19% of websites in the world. Whenever a software gets that famous, the bad guys begin to target it. Wordpress, is no exception to this trend. Do you really know what WordPress is? I write a blog called Interview Mantra that runs on self-hosted wordpress. My website got hacked and I didn't even come to know of it until my WordPress dashboard crashed two months (32 comments)

23 Websites to Promote & Submit Free WordPress Theme

23 Websites to Promote & Submit Free WordPress Theme

One of the easy of branding is by launching your free WordPress theme. If you are using a custom theme, you can also release a public version of your theme or you can hire a freelancer to create a theme for your readers and you can use it for your blog promotion. You can offer theme for free in exchange of Email subscription or social media likes. Now, the hard part is to promote the theme, so that more people will get to know about it. There are many sites which let you submit WordPress theme and if your theme deserve a shout, they will give it a (23 comments)

10 Classic Tips To Enhance Your Writing Skills & Write Better

10 Classic Tips To Enhance Your Writing Skills & Write Better

Writing is a skill which is hard to develop. You can develop this skill be continuously writing. If you are a blogger then you should write well and attractive for your visitors. Your readers are your best critics. They can tell you better about what you are delivering to them. There are lots of things you should do to impress your visitors. The most important thing you need to care of is grammatical mistakes. Try to tell things in clear and comprehensive way. Here I am discussing few points which would help you to improve your writing skill. 1. (14 comments)