Everyone loves to scoff at bloggers because from the outside, blogging seems like an easy job, although in reality it is anything but. There’s just so much that you have to do right from ideation to distribution of content: Plan, research, organize, write, design, share, and those are only the most obvious steps! This can quickly become overwhelming if you’re not working with the right tools. In this post, you will find 25 different tools that will help you do more in less time. From testing the effectiveness of your headlines to managing time to sourcing stunning images—these tools have got you covered. This free tool will analyze your headline to determine the Emotional Marketing Value (EMV) score. As you know, connecting with your customers in a deep and emotional way is a key to successful copywriting, and your headline is unquestionably the most important piece of copy you use to reach prospects. Your headline will be analyzed and scored based on the total … [Read more...] about 25 Blogging Tools to Help You Save Time, Work Better, and Get Things Done
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Smart bloggers are always looking for ways to save time and be more productive. There are many time management and productivity tools out there but it can be a challenge finding out the ones which are actually worth your time. Here are ten tools that you should definitely try out. A great resource for procrastinators and the chronically distracted. StayFocussed is a productivity extension for Google Chrome that helps limit the amount of time spent on some websites that distract you. StayFocussed blocks them for a day, so you can, well, stay focussed. Effective method, though maybe a bit extreme. CoSchedule Headline Analyzer scores your headlines and tries to predict whether they will be a hit or a miss taking into account many factors such as word balance, structure, grammar, readability, character and word count and also provides Google search preview, keywords, and other details. Using this tool, you don’t even have to write a full headline, you just … [Read more...] about 10 Blogging Tools to Help You Stay Focused, Save Time, and Be More Productive
“Okay. The post is done. Let’s publish it!” “Only if you don’t want anyone to see it.” “…” If you are anything like me, you don’t usually stop to consider the WHEN, just the How and Where, as you’re about to hit ‘Publish’ and/or share your post. It’s the internet. It’ll be there forever, right? Yeah. By the time your audience is up and about, it’ll be buried under piles and mounds of other content and distractions. According to data gathered from Global Web Index by We are Social, here’s how many hours-per-day people actually spend using the internet (globally): Source: Digital in 2016 reportNow, the data is also saying that over half of that time (almost two-thirds, in fact) is spent on social media: I’m not alone in my social media addiction.Count in other online activities – sharing memes, rage-fighting trolls on YouTube videos’ comment sections or … [Read more...] about When is the Best Time to Publish and Share Your Content?
Do you remember the time when you wrote your first post? How great you must have felt as your blog was up & running. Now, if it’s been more than a month or two for you, compare your current post with the old one. The old one sucks! right? Well, you are not the only one to feel this way, as most of us have gone through a similar experience. Over time, you will realize that blogging gives you an unmatched freedom that you do not get in a normal corporate job. It is pretty great! Don’t you want to continue blogging in the future & be your own boss forever? If your answer is yes, I need your undivided attention. What I’m going to share today is already known to you but you might not have considered it yet. How many times have you read stuff like: ‘Video’ is the future. Money is in video advertising. Facebook gives extra visibility to videos. Youtube is still the world’s 2nd most popular search engine. This is an important … [Read more...] about About time! Start This Not So New Form of Blogging Before it’s too late!
Home » Social Media » When Is the Best Time to Post On Social Media Sites for Maximum Impact Social media sharing is nothing new. It’s one of the easiest and fastest ways to increase traffic to any blog. Social media is the new SEO. If you want to increase your website traffic without implementing any SEO strategies, you need to focus on social media. But wait.. if you post or share your links on social media sites at random times, you’ll get no response because no one will see your stuff. Posting at right times on social media sites is crucial. But finding the best time to post on social media isn’t easy unless you’ve a lot of researched data. So in this detailed article, we’ll cover Best time to post on Facebook Best time to post on Twitter Best time to post on Instagram Best time to post on Google+ Best time to post on LinkedIn Let’s dive into the details without further ado. Best times to post on social media sites Once you … [Read more...] about When Is the Best Time to Post On Social Media Sites for Maximum Impact
Home » Bloggers Interview Series » Interview With the Mom Blogger Sue Anne Dunlevie On Becoming A Successful Blogger I love reading interviews of successful people. Not only it makes me happy but it inspires me to achieve more in my life. Reading success stories of other people in your field is the QUICKEST way to get motivated. That’s the reason why I started bloggers interview series where I often conduct interviews with other bloggers who have managed to build huge traffic, make more money from their blogs and build good reputation online. In this post, you will find the interview with one of my good blogging friends Sue Anne Dunlevie. She blogs at SuccessfulBlogging.com where she mostly shares tips around blogging, making money online, writing etc. Are you ready to get inspired? Let’s jump into the interview of Sue Anne. Interview with Sue Anne on growing a profitable blog online 1. Hi Sue, can you please introduce yourself to BloggersPassion readers? … [Read more...] about Interview with Sue Anne Dunlevie on Starting A Profitable Blog
Do you ever wish if it were possible for you to read the text faster & understand everything the same way? On a daily basis, an average human being comes across a lot of texts in the form of articles, documents, assignments, etc in addition to the text that is consumed in the form of entertainment/pleasure. Of all the text that is consumed by an average human being, the comprehension and retention rates vary on a huge scale from person to person. What if you could finish off all of your readings assigned in a day a little bit earlier? Have you ever considered how fast you read compared to your peers? Well, all the answers to these questions could possibly be answered by the science of speed reading. Given the mammoth of information that is floating around on the internet, we definitely don’t have time to read everything that we care about. Dilemma with offline reading apps: I’ve even had people telling me that apps like ‘Pocket‘ and other … [Read more...] about The Science Of Speed Reading & How To Read Faster & Save Time
For the past five years I have shared various tips that will help you to make money online, and tips to save money when you are working as a blogger. In today’s post, I am going to share with you a variety of money-saving tips that are making the rich richer. I follow many of these money-saving tips myself, and if you’re not following them, then you’re losing money. So pay attention to the wisdom shared in this post, and start saving money today. To begin, here are a few previously published articles for all bloggers who are interested in saving money: How to save money on web hosting renewals How to save money on domain renewals How to save money when shopping online in India Two of my favorite quotes are: “A penny saved is a penny earned”, and “Time is money”. With reference to the latter, Srikanth has previously shared tips that will help you to save time, and in return make more … [Read more...] about Eye-Opening Money Saving Tips that Only Smart People Know
Popular company Basecamp have 28 out of 40 employees working remotely. That is literally 70% of their workforce working outside. So most of their employees get on Video calls to discuss strategy and communicate with their colleagues. A lot of business takes place on Skype and Google Hangout and it is completely essential to put your best foot forward and be prepared for this. You can either be attending an Interview for a remote job or you could be speaking to a client for the first time. For all this, it’s essential to understand the etiquettes of a Video call and to make sure you look good. It’s not only about the physical appearance, but also about communication as well that would make you look good. 4 things you must do for successful video meeting from home 1. Internet Connectivity The biggest problem faced during a call is mostly to do with connectivity, a slow Internet connection where the people cannot hear each other or are talking over each other. If you having a … [Read more...] about How to Make Video Meetings Effective When Working From Home
You’ve created a blog and it’s doing well. You’re making a good chunk of income and you feel ready to give your boss your 2-weeks’ notice (and perhaps a few other choice words depending on how you feel) and quit your lousy job to become a full time blogger. Hold on there, friend. You don’t want to be too hasty before throwing away a stable career for the extremely risky career of blogging. Below are some tips and ideas you might want to consider before rushing into possible disaster. Don’t Quit the Day Job Just Yet It’s rather important that you sit down and take a serious look at how much your blogging makes per day. Let’s say you make around $2.00 a day on average. That, in a standard month of about 30 days, is $60.00. Being blunt, sixty bucks a month might cover food money for a week if you’re really lucky. If you add on gas money (which is a bit expensive right now), bills, car payments, rent etc. then sixty dollars is really … [Read more...] about Are You Ready For Full-time Blogging?