Five Free Traffic Sources You Shouldn’t Be Without!

Getting free traffic for your website isn’t nearly as difficult as is commonly thought – but there isn’t any ‘push-button’ solution. You’re actually going to have to put some work into the task. But 30-60 minutes a day is all you need. I’m going to describe the 5 methods of getting traffic in the order that you should begin using them (at least, in my humble opinion 🙂 [Read more…]

Don’t Make This Blogging Mistake!

Blogging ClockI have a slight problem with a lot of blogs I read… I’m looking for information that has no relevance to the date or time, yet the blog author hasn’t removed date and time information from their blog.  WHY NOT?

If you’ve looked around this site, you’ll notice that there’s no date information anywhere – you have no idea whether I wrote this particular post today, or three years ago.

Why does this matter? It’s really simple… if I stop creating new content for this site – it won’t be obvious to anyone other than regular visitors. People will continue to end up here, and read these posts – and will not be put off by a blog that’s a few years old, yet doesn’t seem to have any current activity.

Now, on many websites, dates are important to the story [Read more…]

Having Photo Fun With Blogging…

Writing HandOkay – sometimes I just like to have fun. In my last post, I had a simple photo of a hand holding a pencil… let’s take a look at it… you see just an ordinary image that I picked up off the Internet… but before I used it, I loaded up my trusty Paint Shop Pro … an old version 7 that I bought many years ago and still does everything I need.

First I resized the graphic to what I wanted… [Read more…]

Making Google Happy With Your Blog…

I continue to insist that SEO is not a game I need to play anymore… particularly since Google will NEVER put any of my landing pages in the top 1,000 pages or so… this means that the traffic methods I’ll be largely using have nothing in common with the sort of traffic methods that I used to use as an Amazon Affiliate.

But if you’re using your blog to enhance your list building efforts, you still want to make Google happy… watch this video to see why… [Read more…]