Your blog is craving attention and journalists are starving for new useful information to share with the public. Top quality content attracts publicity, recognition and traffic. Writing content that attracts journalists and backlinks from other bloggers takes a little know how but if you know how to write attention grabbing content for your readers, you’re halfway there.
If you have set up your own online business or blog I’m sure you have learned how important it is to get as much traffic as possible to your site. Whether you want people to buy a product, a service or you are looking for more authority in your niche…you need people to know you exist. One of the best ways to get them to come running is through search engine optimization.
Whether you’re just starting out with your blog or your need a thunk on the noggin to remind you, there are 3 basic rules to a simple SEO (Search Engine Optimization) plan to help your blog be discovered.
I’ve put together what I feel are 10 of the most popular posts (or ones that may have been missed) from the last few months of Market Like A Chick. You’ll find tips and feelings on Marketing, Social Media and Personal Branding. Take a few minutes to check some of these out…and please be sure to bookmark for later reference.
Wordpress Plugins make blogging a much simpler process if you know which ones to use. I can remember when I started my blog how frustrated I would get when I would read that I needed to add a code, change a setting, or how to optimize for search engines. Ugh! I can’t say those days are over completely, but I can say the challenges have been greatly reduced by finding and using these great Wordpress plugins.
I feel that success is there for anyone willing to go get it. Power the Internet with information and you will be rewarded. Use the 3 B’s to chart your way…Be Relevant, Be Social, and in turn, Be Successful.
When talking about search engine optimization, or SEO, we are always looking for ways to draw traffic to our site, but we should also be concerned with keeping traffic and, just as importantly, keeping the search engines on our site