5 Surprising Blog Hosting Myths Bloggers Still Believe

hosting mythNew bloggers — and even some more established site owners — are often surprised at the complexities of establishing a blog and making it profitable. Those who wish to turn their blogs into a source of income often find that in order to do so, they can’t rely on the free hosting services that are so easy to use, but so limiting to real growth.
The fact is, to grow a blog, you need to self-host it, so you have the freedom to expand and increase the functionality of the site. However, if you are like many people, you probably believe some of these myths — all of which hold you back.

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Turn Your Blog into an Income Machine with These Quick Tips

There was a time when a blog was something only super-nerds maintained. Getting online was tough, expensive and had not much real returns for the average Joe. The last decade has changed all of that. We’ve seen the internet go from being a curiosity to a necessity. Communication methods that we never imagined could exist are now integral parts of our lives. Most importantly, the internet has become a place where new ventures can achieve multi-billion dollar statures in a matter of months – something that most definitely was not the case a decade ago.

Here are six strategies for you to pick from and get started on building your own empire.

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Influencing Brand Perceptions Through Web Design

branding In the movie ‘Catch me if you can’ with Tom Hanks and Leonardo DiCaprio, there is an exchange between Frank Abagnale senior and junior about why the New York Yankees always win. The father goes onto tell the son that it is because nobody can keep their eyes off the pinstripes. What he was referring to was the initial perception of the team. Did they carry themselves as winners?

In life, we know that first impressions last and the same goes for business and brand perceptions. There are many touch points for businesses to enhance grow from a supplier that provides a product or service into a recognized and trusted brand. Digital agencies are advocating these touch points to reinforce the strength of the brand.

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5 Unexpected Ways SEO + Web Design Can Give You Better Results

SEO WEB DESIGNWhen SEO and web design are worked on in silos, it can lead to the duplication of work and potential development issues that may negatively impact the SEO performance of the website. Both SEO and web design need to work in collaboration like two peas in a pod. If one is to compare a synergised SEO & web design strategy to formula one racing, web designers would be the engineers and the SEO team would be in the driving seat aiming to get pole position.

Experienced SEO companies work closely with web design teams to ensure that the process continues to develop value with the company’s long-term SEO strategy, while aiming to reduce any potential SEO threats during the build and any additional work that could duplicate costs. Below are a few considerations to keep in mind when synergising both SEO and web design activities.

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GetResponse Vs AWeber – Which One Worth the Money?

getresponseVery often people are confused which email services to use for residential and/or business purposes. Since there are several Email service providers (ESP) around the globe, it becomes quite difficult to choose the best. While it is not appropriate to call one ESP superior to another, each one has its own pros and cons. Here, we are assessing two very popular ESPs who have been the most prominent competitors of the ESP industry since quite some time: GetResponse and AWeber.

Before looking into the features of both email services and keeping in mind that the deliverability rates of both ESPs is same, a general study claims as GetResponse to be comparatively more popular than AWeber. This is because people from various regions have reviewed GetResponse quite frequently all over the internet. However, this assessment is not sufficient to finally say which one is better. So let us have a look at some features of both ESPs before reaching a conclusion:
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The 3 Types of Posts that Are Proven to Be Popular (And How to Write Them)

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So you want to create more content that gets traffic.

You see other popular bloggers whose posts nearly have the same structures, and they get constant stream of traffic every time they publish a new post.

Bloggers still use these structures over and over again, and they still generate more traffic than usual.

Wouldn’t you like to put your hands on the 3 posts structures that are proven to always be popular, and how to nail them right to be ahead of 90% of your competitors?

If you answered yes, then you’re at the right place, so continue reading.

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