What Programming Language Skills Do You Require For Blogging?

This post is part of our question & answer series, and this question comes from Ranjeet : I am planning to start an educational guidance blog. And for that we have started to gather all information. What I want to know is; do I need to have good programming skills to start blogging? Since I am not good in programming will it be necessary for me to start learning? If yes, from what should I start and which languages should I learn. Hope you will take a little time to answer my question. Thank you. Thanks to Ranjeet for his question.  This is (20 comments)

How CoSchedule Can Help Boost Your Blog The Easy Way

If you own a blog, then you should know by now that creating content for your blog is only half the work. The other half is promoting it so people would know it exists and hopefully you gain some number of blog readers. This is where most bloggers would fall short. Although awesome content is, of course, essential to a popular blog, it won't really matter if no one is reading it. To be a well-known blogger, the work doesn't stop with clicking on the Publish button. You have to share your content with the world. This is where social media comes in. (4 comments)

My Experiment with Buying Traffic from a Paid Medium

Have you been struggling with getting traffic to your blog? Are you thinking of paying to have traffic driven to your site?  Either way, read on to learn from my six years of blogging experience. When I wrote my first blog post here at ShoutMeLoud on December 1st, 2008, I never thought this deal will get so real. I was blogging for fun, and one day some kind of magic happened and I turned into a professional blogger! I like the idea of being known as a "professional" in the field, as it sounds so cool. But deep down I'm still just a blogger at (22 comments)

5 Content Marketing Growth Hacks To Get More Traffic

Imagine that every new reader will share your article with someone else. This will make your blog grow insanely fast! Your readers will tell their friends, and friends of your readers will tell their friends and friend of the friends of your readers… Well, you’ve got the idea. Marketers call it a “viral loop”. And today I want to share with you five actionable tactics on how to write contagious articles that will create a “viral loop” on your blog. No fluff! I promise! 1. Find A Proven Idea And Build Your Article On Top Of It You’ve (5 comments)

6 Brilliant Tips To Make You Blog like a Pro-Blogger

Would you like to become a renowned blogger? When I started blogging, I was blogging because it was fun and it was something I enjoyed doing. Perhaps you are also one of those budding bloggers who is blogging for the passion, or maybe you are trying your luck in the field of blogging to earn money or to make a name for yourself or your brand. Whatever your reason is for blogging, what's important is how well you are doing. If you are spending two hours a day on your blog and the results are not up to the mark, it's time for you to re-think your (66 comments)