So you have finally finished writing the latest addition to your blog. Now all that remains is to find some wonderful pictures to complement your article. You head over to Google and after a few clicks you have at your disposal hundreds of images to download and use.
However, do you know that, you can be breaking copyright laws if you use some of those images in your blog? Many images available on the internet are published under copyright. The owner, of those photos, is legally entitled to lodge a case of copyright infringement against you if you do not take his or her permission before using those photos.
In many cases, you may have … [Read more...]
Well, it was one of the toughest decisions I made for my business. I've been a die-hard Thesis fan and an affiliate. I was using Thesis on Problogging Success as well as all my other sites (including Tech Buzz Online, Diet Fitness Deck, Merry Relationships, Jane Sheeba and a few others).
So this post is not about how bad Thesis is or calling names. I am not going to criticize anybody or any company for that matter. The switch is totally my personal preference.
Having said that, I wish to openly discuss what factors made me switch – from my perspective this is a BIG decision since I was using Thesis for a long time, I was actively promoting it and I was using it on multiple sites of mine.
So, it was not an easy job to make the switch. Yet, I was kinda forced to do it.
Without further … [Read more...]
On the fast-moving track to 2014, we see that Halloween is now in the rearview mirror, with a few other major holidays coming up quickly on the horizon. Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, and Christmas (or the cultural, religious equivalent) is close behind. Then, before you know it, the New Year is upon us. Before you wake up January 2nd with regrets, you might want to think about decking out your Facebook page for the holidays.
A Facebook holiday promotion is a fantastic way to attract a lot of new attention, and even to revitalize an existing base, and it doesn't even take a lot of effort on your part. Above all, you just have to show a little holiday spirit, Scrooge.Preparatory Tips for the Holiday Rush on … [Read more...]
- Proofreading a blog post
- Handling nasty customer feedback related to your information product
- Writing your next e-book
- Going through the junk comments on your blog
We've all seen it: writers with overflowing ashtrays on their desk, bloggers with a computer area that looks like it was hit by a whirlwind, and home offices that are infused with children and general household chaos.
While there can be benefits to being yourself in your work space, sometimes changes are necessary in order to ensure that you find yourself in the kind of environment that encourages the very best in you in every single thing that you put your hand to.
When it comes to health, you are what you eat; conversely, when it comes to be a successful web writer, you are where you work. Make your workspace a safe haven and a place that encourages everything you need it to with these five tips on … [Read more...]
Here at Problogging Success, my aim is to help newbie and aspiring bloggers to get on the right path to blogging success. And I make sure my strategies and tips are useful also to intermediate bloggers who have been on the blogging journey for quite a while with no remarkable results.
I’ve been there as a newbie blogger with no directions! I've wasted a lot of time – no I was not relaxing or being lazy. I was working hard. But all my hard work was of no use when it came to progress or seeing actual results.
Why? Because I was not on the right path to blogging success. I was not using the right strategies as well.
And I know the pain. I know how bad it can be to cope with the initial few months of sleepless nights, blurry eyes and hurting back to see ZERO results! I know how it feels when you have to answer your family … [Read more...]
The World Wide Web lets you access information from all over the world. You can access web pages stored in various servers across the globe.
However, you will not know how your website appears at various geographical locations. In order to address this issue, you should want to deploy an efficient proxy network.
GeoEdge comes to internet marketers’ rescue by offering web proxy solutions through which a website’s performance can be assessed in more than 100 different spots on the globe.GeoEdge for local perspective
GeoEdge is meant to give you local perspective of your website. You will find how your website appears in another geographical location by using the GeoEdge application. This is a great bonanza for web publishers, affiliate marketers, ad networks, SEO professionals and search engine marketers.
If you’re a regular reader of my writing, then you’d have probably heard me saying this term: Email marketing is golden.
Yup it is!
You may have heard about various new and shiny marketing strategies and tools to help promote your blog or business. But email marketing still works and it indeed works much better than any other marketing strategy.
Email marketing is more personal, [Read more...]