If you’ve been blogging for a while, you might’ve stumbled across various blog hops. You might’ve even checked them out even if you didn’t participate. It might’ve seemed too scary to sign up for something where everyone will read what you wrote. I’m here to tell you that blog hops are great for you, despite being a bit intimidating. Reasons Blog Hops are Good Networking. The secret to success is NETWORK, NETWORK, NETWORK. Some think this an ugly word, but the only way to meet others in the same industry is to hang out where they do. Thankfully you don’t […]
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Welcome to day 16 of the Basics of Author Online Presence Challenge. Can you believe it’s been three weeks? To catch up on previous tasks, go here. Read a Blog Post and Comment on it Before we get to that, first set up your Gravatar. That way, each time you comment your author photo automatically appears as well as a link to your blog. If you have a WordPress.com blog, you already have a Gravatar. Everyone else should go to https://en.gravatar.com/ and create your avatar. What Is Gravatar? An “avatar” is an image that represents you online—a little picture that […]
Welcome to day 15 of the Basics of Author Online Presence Challenge. For previous tasks, go here. Today’s post is about blogging, so make sure you did Task 1: Set up your Author Blog. Write a Blog Post and Include a Call to Action A call to action can be a lot of things. Though, the pop-up is a favourite among some. A lot of people will tell you to add a huge pop-up on your blog to attract subscribers. I’ve been on blogs where the pop-up covers all the text with no way to close it except filling in […]
Search Engine Optimization (SEO for short) is one of the most relevant and important parts of your website which will prove useful in building your brand.
Having To-Do Lists with your priorities marked is one of the finest ways of improving your productivity. In today’s challenge we ask you to make one.
Welcome to the first day of the Basics of Author Online Presence Challenge. We’ll be covering everything an author needs to be visible – and memorable – online. Today we will start with your online home: your author blog.
In the time of radical changes in our surroundings, these are the main aspects that affect every writer’s life – Stephen Roddewig delivers an incredible post on changes we, the writers, face.
“You are your only limit, only you can limit yourself.” A guest post by Walt Page.
Using social media is a must for authors in the digital age we live in. Here are the reasons why you should use social media and how it can help you.