Freelance blogging is a great way to make money writing online because there is immense demand for awesome blog posts, always! But that doesn’t make it easy! The problem is… finding high-paying freelance writing jobs will take time and loads of efforts, especially if you’re a newbie. In fact, if you visit any of those freelance marketplaces or job sites, you can see that it’s crowded with hundreds of thousands of writers/bloggers. And if you don’t have an author profile or pricing that is not attractive enough then your would be clients can easily find a dozen of other writers. Another problem is, content agencies or clients on freelance sites do not pay much. Even if you meet their criteria you may not earn more than $10-$15 per 500 words (unless you are a native English speaker). First things first. Let me differentiate three terms: freelance blogger, guest blogger, and content marketer. A … [Read more...] about Make Money Writing Articles: 37 Blogs That Pay Up To $300 For Your Guest Posts
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Home » Blogging » How to Get Blogging Influencers to Promote Your Blog Content [Detailed Guide] Gone are the days where you can publish more blog posts to increase your website traffic. It doesn’t matter if you’re a new blogger or someone who has been blogging for years, you need the help of others to grow your online reach. You know that feeling when you focus on creating great content, yet no one shares. You feel like a loser and always asks yourself what’s going wrong. Even though if you’re spending countless hours on creating and promoting your blog content, you might not get as much of results as you deserve. Why? The simple reason is no one cares if you’re a beginner. You need to get the help of other bloggers to grow your blog community. Without getting more online visibility, you simply can’t drive more traffic, get more social shares or increase your online sales. You have to make others think about your content, design and … [Read more...] about How to Get Blogging Influencers to Promote Your Blog Content
Home » Blogging » What Google’s “In-Depth Articles” Algorithm Means for Your Content Strategy About 10% of the people using search engines try to gain detailed knowledge over a particular topic, and the engine should not disappoint them. This is what Google quoted last month while releasing the latest “In-depth algorithm update” for its visitors. A perfect search engine needs to provide the complete detailed knowledge at the right time when it is required, and we all completely agree with this statement from Jon Wiley. Google has always tried to be customer oriented, and to fulfill this purpose, it has never stopped posing threats to the web owners like us. To understand how these new algorithms work, I did a bit of research myself, and I’ll try to share some of my vital knowledge with my readers. What an “In-Depth” Article Actually is? Most of the people often take help of search engines to know a basic outline of a … [Read more...] about What Google’s “In-Depth Articles” Algorithm Means for Your Content Strategy
Given, there is virtually almost nothing that’s new in the present world. Almost everything has been explored and re-explored in the world. What this means is that, whatever you talk about, probably isn’t original anymore. Plagiarism as a result, has consistently become a hot topic among analysts, experts, academics, artists, designers. Plagiarism as it is today can be defined as the copying in whole or part, of another’s set of ideas or composition, passing them on and presenting the outcome as your sole effort. From the ethical point of view, or if we approach it from the pilfering dimension, plagiarism is as bad as it can be. For most academics and others in the education sector, plagiarism is often considered as anathema because, most of those who created the education system syllabus, it amounts to intellectual plundering, which has to be discouraged as much as possible. However, can we all just assume plagiarism is bad and dismiss it or can we can choose to look … [Read more...] about What to do if Content of Your Website has been Plagiarised
Elance was a great website, but then it merged with Odesk to form Upwork, and we have to agree – Upwork isn’t the same as Elance. It already had a lot of problems on its own, and now that its fee has gone up from 10% to 20%, people are leaving the sinking ship. Freelance writers are pretty clueless – they don’t know where to look for assignments. I’m facing the same issues. After getting hundreds of clients through Elance, now I’m looking for alternate sources. The times are difficult, but all is not lost. Here are some places where you can still find freelance writing assignments. 6 great methods to find Paid Freelance Writing Jobs Fiverr Fiverr is a job board where freelancers open their “gigs” and clients can hire them according to the services offered. All gigs cost $5, so if you want to write an article for more than $5, you can ask them to purchase multiple gigs for one article. It’s the opposite of Elance, where clients … [Read more...] about Now that Elance is Gone! Where to Get Paid For Writing Assignments?
So you’re wondering why your blog refuses to grow after putting so much time and effort into it. You’ve implemented all the things you have learned from other blogs in order to build a very successful blog yet there’s no sign of growth while other blogs that were built after yours are speedily picking up and getting lots of exposure and mentions. Does it mean that those other bloggers that are becoming famous are smarter, luckier or more intelligent than you are? Or maybe you’ve concluded that blogging is not meant for you after all? Well, that is not the problem. The problem is that there are few things they’re doing which you are not. In this case, giving up usually looks like the best option but I urge you not to even think of that at all instead, give me some minutes and I will show you exactly why you’re not moving forward with your blogs. After reading this post, you’ll see the exact things that separate the pro/successful bloggers … [Read more...] about Top 6 Secrets of People Behind Popular Blogs #2 is Dope
We have already read and heard a lot about free WordPress hosting and any serious blogger should avoid free web hosting. There are many web-hosting companies, which offer free Web hosting and some of them limit it to only free WordPress Hosting. I had one hell of experience with my WordPress blog running on a free Web-host, and in this article I’m going to share my free Web hosting experience. As I mentioned above, many web-companies offer free hosting to promote their Web hosting business. Usually they offer a limited amount of space, bandwidth and support for free. Now, if you are wondering how free WordPress hosting model works, read on. Usually web-hosting companies target more on number of clients initially and later on money. Usually they offer free hosting or super cheap hosting and from next year they charge usually, which actually cost nothing to hosting owners. Also, with time when you website grows, you usually need more resources and … [Read more...] about Reasons to Avoid Free WordPress Hosting
A proposal is something which offers a proposed solution to a problem at hand. Companies build proposals for their clients, researchers in academia write research grant proposals for funding, bloggers online submit their article proposals to publishers for consideration, freelancers create proposal for their clients and so forth. Seeking out opportunities is important and writing effective proposals is more important, no matter how skilled a company, a researcher, or a blogger might be in what they do. Anywhere there is a problem or issue, pitching to them with your offering and the proposed solution is how deals are sealed and meaningful relationships are built around them. If you are a freelancer who is into writing or development work, a good proposal can do wonders for you. You not only end up getting paid higher than usual; you also safeguard your’s & client interest with scope of proposal. More on it later. Being a blogger, pitching publications in your … [Read more...] about How to Write Effective Proposals: A Guide for Bloggers & Freelancers
Home » Make Money Online » How to Use Freelance Sites to Make Money Online As A Student Recently when I published “online jobs for students” guide, it has received many shares, links, and comments. I also got emails from few readers asking for me to write few follow-up posts related to making money as a student. I finally decided to write a series posts on helping students to make money online. This topic on using freelance sites to make money online as a student was originally asked by one of our readers Chitraparna Sinha. So here I’m with another post on using freelance sites to make money as a college student. If you are searching for ways to make money online as a student and have no idea on how to proceed further, I’d strongly recommend you to begin with freelance job boards where you can easily find clients and make money in your spare time. In this guide, I’m going to share you few proven ways to make money as a freelancer. … [Read more...] about How to Use Freelance Sites to Make Money Online As A Student
The Internet is an open platform, and it’s so easy to copy somebody post and paste it on your blog. In most of the cases, such copy-paste blogger doesn’t even realize legal complication of such issues. And innocent bloggers like you and me, are the one who have to do various things to handle these people who copy our original content, which we have written after hours of work. In this post I’m going to discuss several aspects related to blog content copying. SEO impact of copying somebody content? Will your blog have any impact if someone copies your content? Yes definitely, you are being put into the risk of losing your search engine rankings and page rank when people copy your blog content. In many cases, copied content from your blog will first get indexed into Google and in those cases your content becomes duplicate. So Google may lower your blog rankings or may even not include your content in its index. So you are not getting the credit for all the hard work you … [Read more...] about What To Do When Bloggers Copy Your Original Blog Content?