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8 Seo Myths That Need to Be Busted in 2019

There are tons of myths doing the rounds in the world of SEO that just never seem to fade away. The main reason why SEO myths exist is because Google itself is still a bit of a mysterious beast.The Internet is the perfect breeding ground for these myths and misconceptions. Some SEO myths get busted quickly, others are much more stubborn and just never leave the building. [...]

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When Should You Make Links Nofollow?

Links, either internal or outbound, can be marked as dofollow or nofollow. A dofollow link is the default. It's just a normal link. No attribute is required to make a link follow.A no-follow link is the alternative. By making a link nofollow, you're basically telling Google that this particular link should not be be given any credit in regards to rankings in search resu [...]

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Which Web Host to Choose for Your WordPress Blog

If you've read my honest and in-depth DreamHost review, you will know that I'm a big fan of this reliable web host. But I'm also very much aware of the fact that DreamHost may not be for everyone.I've been involved in the world of blogging, Internet marketing and technical website management long enough to know what to look for in a good web host. As such, I am recommending [...]

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DreamHost Review (Powerful and Flexible Web Hosting)

Since first starting out as a blogger and affiliate marketer, I have used several web hosts, such as DreamHost, GoDaddy and Bluehost, and always with mixed results.A few years ago, I moved the majority of my sites over to DreamHost, initially on a Shared Hosting account, and later upgraded to VPS.That was one of the best decisions I have ever made in my blogging career. [...]

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AAWP (Amazon Affiliate WordPress Plugin) Review – How to Increase CTR

If you're an affiliate marketer like me, then you know how challenging it can be to convince your visitors to purchase the product you are actively promoting.Not only do you need to write excellent content that will have your readers engaged, you also need to present your content in such a way that visitors will click on your affiliate links or buttons.That's where AAWP [...]

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Sponsored Blog Posts (8 Things to Keep in Mind)

One of the many ways to monetize a blog is by accepting sponsored blog posts. In fact, for many blogs out there this is by far the biggest revenue generator.But sponsored content also has its drawbacks that you need to be aware of. If not managed very well, sponsored content can put your blog at risk of traffic loss.There are many different types of sponsored digital co [...]

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5 Reasons to Block Images from Being Pinned with the NoPin Code

One of the most powerful social media platforms to generate traffic from is Pinterest. In fact, Pinterest is the number one traffic source for a lot of bloggers out there.The best way to get the most out of Pinterest is by creating visually appealing images that your readers would like to pin.But while it may sound counter-intuitive, there are situations where you don't [...]

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9 Annoying Instagram Habits You Should Break

I have a love/hate relationship with Instagram. It's a fun social media platform that can work really well in so many ways. But it's how some people use Instagram that can make it a bit of an annoying place to hang out.The point of Instagram is, or was, to share creative snapshots with your followers and the rest of the world. But some users take certain Instagram habits an [...]

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Should You Start a Blog? 8 Important Things to Keep in Mind

Not too long ago, blogging was a bit like maintaining on online diary. Bloggers would write stories about their daily lives and share them with their friends and relatives.But over the years, blogging has turned into a real industry. An industry where money is to be spent and earned.Driven by the many inspiring stories of bloggers making money online and enjoying the di [...]

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How to Choose a Good Blog Name (And Not Regret It)

One of the most important steps in starting a new WordPress blog is choosing a good blog name. Far too often, new bloggers pick a random name too quickly, register a domain and start publishing content. Only to find out months, or even years, later that their chosen blog name is not the right one.There can be various reasons why, in hindsight, a blog name needs to be change [...]

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