Google vs. Referral Traffic

September 9, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

Blog Traffic

Back when I first learned how to blog, I was taught to use search engines to drive traffic to my blog. We all know that search engine traffic basically translates to Google traffic. The idea was to create a blog that would rank #1 on Google. In the first blogging course I took I was [...]


Evergreen Posts

August 8, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

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I am sure the term Evergreen Post has been around for along time but I heard it for the first time a few weeks ago. Something about it struck me and I was very intrigued by the thought of an Evergreen post. What Is An Evergreen Post? Just as the evergreen tree is green all [...]


Blogging 101

July 22, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice


I Love Infographics I really wish I could make my own but since I have not managed to get around to that, I am going to use one that is already made. I think Infographics are a great way to get a point across quickly and precisely. The following Inforgraphic is on starting a blog [...]


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Before I started my blogging journey, I knew very little about the internet or blogging. I am sure that I am not much different than anyone else. Actually the only thing I knew about the internet was how to search for something and I did not do a very good job of that. As I [...]


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Why do blogs fail? This is a question I have thought about many times. Especially those times when I have so much going on off line that it is very difficult for me to spend much time online. My first thought during these time is “this is why blogs fail”. There is not enough time [...]


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When I think about blogging there are many things that come to mind that I think every blogger should know. If you are a seasoned blogger I am sure you can come up with quite a list yourself. I love reading lists like this as they help me to stay on track. I will sometimes [...]


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Just as a quick note to begin with, I know I have been gone for a month or more but I am going to try to be back on a regular basis now. It has been a really rocky spring. I would best describe my life as a roller coaster. I can not help but [...]


Outstanding Bloggers

April 29, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice


Blog commenting is a vital part of blogging in many different ways. Blog commenting not only gets traffic back to your blog, it also gets you noticed in the blogging community because you are actively networking with other people. Networking with others it really where it is at in blogging. I think it is the [...]