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Why Quality Drives Every Content Decision, No Matter Where You Publish It

As a freelance writer, businesses ask me a lot of questions about content development and placement. Even after the many Google updates penalizing websites with low quality content, there are still many businesses that do not understand why they need

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Someone Will Always Write It Better… So What?

Getting started can be tough. Finishing is even harder sometimes. For those of us who write to influence others with our words, birthing an article can be fraught with anxiety, self-consciousness and delay. That’s dumb. There are no trophies and

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Blog Post Frequency: How to Know How Often to Post

Many eager businesses and new bloggers start with the intent of churning out killer content, only to run headlong into the lurking, ever-present challenge of publishing on a consistent basis. If there’s one reason why so many blogs fail to

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Hook, Line and Sinker: How to Get Your Posts Gobbled Up

Readability is the name of the game in blogging. So what makes one blog post more “readable” than another? It’s about striking a casual, relate-able tone that goes down smooth and leaves the reader satisfied, sure. That’s a given. Great

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5 of the Best Chrome Extensions for Bloggers

  Any serious blogger can take advantage of Chrome’s huge range of extensions in order to become more productive. If you are a Chrome user, here is a selection of five of the best extensions to assist you with various

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Over $220M in Sales Using a Simple Marketing Strategy

This is a post from Justin Lewis, originally shared through our Facebook Blogging Tips Contest last month. It’s a great read about how pre-planning and execution can make all the difference when it comes to scoring real traffic for your

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5 Awesome Blogging Tips to Enact Today

You know what’s better than trying to come up with smart blogging tips? Having them written for you. Here are just a few of the tips that contributors have shared through our Facebook contest. You’ll have to click over to

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