Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Neurowear

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Content 45 Ways to Create an Enchanting Blog that Inspires Your Audience to Buy - It may sound difficult but it really isn’t. You’re about to learn how to … [Read more...]

How Any Blogger Can Become an Authoritative Blogger

This is a guest post by Rich Gorman. One of the most fascinating facets of the blogging community is how there are so many different bloggers, blogging for such different reasons. Some folks sign up for a free Wordpress or Blogger account and start firing away, simply for purposes of creativity or self-expression. And then there are others who become bloggers of authority, esteemed within the industry, wildly successful on the back of their blogging efforts. Of course, there are also folks … [Read more...]

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. What worked in 2011 may or may not be as effective in 2012. If you're a business, you may have the luxury of hiring an awesome Internet Marketing Company to keep up with the trends, but as individuals managing a blog for as a hobby or for profit, it's up to you to not only maintain that blog but keep up with ways to increase traffic. Photo Credit: Alexander Henning Drachmann on Flickr I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis … [Read more...]

How to Leverage the Potential of Blogger Outreach

This is a guest post by Pratik Dholakiya. Blogger outreach is reaching out to the blogger community to create a relationship that involves you having regular, constructive and mutually beneficial contact with them. What this means is that you keep communicating with bloggers regularly and don't just get in touch with them, when you want a guest blog to be posted. I think of blogger outreach not from the perspective of an online marketer, but somebody who actually wants to strike up a … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Subway

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Content 21 Reasons You Should Write Guest Posts - As Penguin and Panda (the latest Google updates) have shown us – times are changing in SEO. Fortunately, … [Read more...]

Can You Trust Your Blog to the Cloud – The Pros and Cons

This is a guest post by Matthew Setter. The Cloud - It's everywhere! Microsoft, Apple, Rackspace, Starbucks, McDonalds, IBM and even Amazon offer it. Unless you've been living under a rock or in a small seaside town - you'd think that that's all there is to know about these days and that if you're not quick - you'll miss out. But just because everybody's "doing it," does that mean you should? I can understand how you may feel that way, it's a lot like wanting to fit in with the "cool … [Read more...]

ElegantThemes Review – Preview 75+ Elegant Premium WordPress Themes on One Page

A few weeks ago, I wrote about what premium themes people chose to buy after reading my comparison post on Thesis vs. Genesis. I mentioned ElegantThemes as a good alternative for those looking for lots of design options at a lower price than StudioPress, and it has received almost as many purchases (if not more) than Thesis. So I decided to do a review of just ElegantThemes for those who want to learn more about their premium WordPress designs. ElegantThemes Pricing ElegantThemes offers … [Read more...]

10 Best Time Saving Apps and Plugins To Optimize Your Blog

This is a guest post by Natalie Sisson. Building a blog that matters is a full-time gig these days, especially if you want to stay ahead of close to 200 million other competing blogs - which you do, right? You need to be on you're A-game all the time, and as a result it's just too easy to get caught up doing 'everything' on your blog. If you're like most bloggers, you spend your time constantly tweaking your sidebar, installing new plugins, changing your optin form and rewriting your … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Purely Pacific Northwest

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing Secrets Of High-Traffic WordPress Blogs - There’s no question that WordPress can be used for your or my blog, but what about multi-author blogs with … [Read more...]

Izzonet Review – What Sets Izzonet Apart as an eCommerce Solutions Provider

This is a sponsored post from IzzoNet, an eCommerce Solutions Software provider. As an eCommerce solutions provider, IzzoNet strives to provide their clients with both basic and advance needs. While that is true, they have their strengths and limitations still. There are a lot of eCommerce solutions in the market and all of them have their pros and cons. Your choice will depend on what you need the most in your online shopping cart. Some packages have great marketing tools while others … [Read more...]