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Blog Traffic, Ads & Profits

Huge sums of money are earned each year by blog operators — a statement which is both true and not what it seems. Yes, huge sums of money are earned by blog operators — as a group. But the bulk of all ad revenues are captured by a small number of sites while many blogs […]

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Blogs, First Pages, Search Engines & Directories

One of the keys to online success is search engine placement, being on the first page of a search, especially a common search. Alternatively, the site with the best content in the world is worthless if no one can find it. Years ago there used to be dozens of viable search engines. If you put […]

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Blogs & Free Themes

It’s a fact of life. You can put up your own blog in just a few minutes using software and services that are free. No less important, such a blog can be a credible and serious site with valued content and good traffic. Free sites are generally excellent for students, families, hobbyists and small groups […]

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How To Add Photos To Your WordPress Blog

‘There are three steps involved to inserting an image into a post. First, you must have an image on your computer. Generally it makes sense to have a folder for your blog and then a subfolder named images. This provides an easy way to keep and inventory photos in one place. An “image” for our […]

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Changing Times, Blogs, Ads & Targeting

Remember the good old days of print circulation and broadcast audiences? Remember how folks used to pay for advertising on the basis of such benchmarks? Like dial phones and typewriters, such measures have not kept up with the times. The issue is not that circulation and audiences were incorrectly counted, rather it’s that marketing today […]

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Blogs & Backgrounds: Which Colors Are Best?

Did you ever notice that when you use someone else’s computer the web pages look different from the way you see them on your machine? The Internet is a very complicated place and part of it’s complexity is that not all sites look alike on all computers. Here’s why: Online visitors use different browsers. Some […]

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How To Pick The Best Blog Name

A major key to online success relates to simply picking the right site name. Sounds easy enough, but as we will show there are some complications which can limit your choices and actually reduce the worth of your site. But Which Name? Not all Internet names are created equally. Some are vastly better than others […]

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Blogs & Time Shifting

You’ve probably seen blogs where someone posts everyday. In fact, there are blogs which virtually require daily updates — but most don’t. Truth is, a lot of blogs with daily posts are less of a grind than you might think. In fact, some blogs with daily posts are likely to be virtually unattended for days […]

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What’s The Difference Between A Website & A Blog?

When people look at blogs what they see is the top layer of a complex set of systems and computer engineering. If you’d like to have a blog of your own you first need to understand why it is that blogs work the way they do. The Internet Under all is the Internet, a vast […]

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Blogs, Plugins & Widgets

Hidden in plain sight on most blogs are a series of plugins and widgets that make many aspects of a site run automatically. In general terms, a “widget” is a visible blog part that adds functionality to a site. For instance, the archives to the right are a widget — you can see them and […]

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