Why You Need To Edit Old Posts on Your Blog : Practical Tips

Why You Need To Edit Old Posts on Your Blog : Practical Tips

Blog posts are like wine: the older they get, the better they become! One of the lesser known things about any popular blogger is; that they spend as much time editing old posts as they do write new posts. Particularly after the Google Panda algorithm rollout it's essential to keep all posts of your blog relevant and up-to- date.  Personally, Every month I update at least 20+ old posts to make the posts ready for today. In this post I will list the reasons why it is so important to edit old blog posts, and the benefits of doing so. You will (27 comments)

How to Delete an Account from Google Analytics

How to Delete an Account from Google Analytics

Have you had a blog which is no longer live but the account is still on Google Analytics? Do you want to clean up your GA account? If so, read on and learn how to do it. Google Analytics is a free website stats program which is recommended for every blogger and website owner. It gives you great details about where your traffic is coming from and how users are interacting your website/blog. For a long time I have created numerous blogs apart from ShoutMeLoud to try new things online, and over that time many of them have been deleted as they didn't (10 comments)

How To Submit Your Blog To Apple News Publisher

How To Submit Your Blog To Apple News Publisher

With iOS 9, Apple is all set to launch Apple news that is similar to Flipboard. As a blogger & publisher, you can submit your blog to be a part of Apple news app. By submitting your blog to Apple news, you will be reaching out to millions of iOS users (iPhone, iPad & iPod). I have just finished submitting ShoutMeLoud to Apple news, and you can do that too. In this tutorial, you will learn how you can submit your blog to iOS 9 news app. You can read the review of the upcoming app here, which will give you a fair idea of how your content will be (23 comments)

How To Add WordPress.com Follow Button on Self Hosted WordPress

How To Add WordPress.com Follow Button on Self Hosted WordPress

Are you looking to get new readers for your blog? Today I will be sharing a new trick that can help your blog to reach out to a new range of audience. Do you know WordPress.com Follow button is a widely used way to subscribe to a blog?  And you can use this button on your self-hosted WordPress blog also. For newcomers, you can read my earlier guide on the difference between WordPress.com & self-hosted WordPress, and how to migrate WordPress.com blog to your own hosting. This article is for all those bloggers who have an existing self-hosted (8 comments)

7 Eye-opening Hacks To Excel In Blogging Career – Personal Experience

7 Eye-opening Hacks To Excel In Blogging Career – Personal Experience

It was 1st December 2008 when I started ShoutMeLoud, and I started blogging because it was something I enjoyed doing. It took me a couple of months to realize that one can make money from a blog.  In 2012, ShoutMeLoud started getting mentioned in media all around the globe. Six and a half years have passed, and whenever I think about this journey, it all feels like a dream. I meet people who comment that I work so hard. I want to tell them that to me blogging is not work, but it's something I enjoy and is a part of my daily life. In this (13 comments)