Is Blogging Important For Getting Into The Search Engines?

seo blog or not to blog

If you’re a online website business owner like us, you have certainly heard the buzz about blogging. I know what you're saying. I don't have time to blog or I can't type fast enough, or I don't have anything to blog about. 5 years ago I thought the same thing. I have a Web site, I put information on my website why should I be doing a blog? No one reads those blogs anyway? The truth is that blogging is probably one of the more important things you can do to get positioning on the web, and  it’s 100% free marketing if you have the time to do it yourself.  I love “free”, free is for me!. It takes some time to blog, but the more you do it, the … [Read more...]

What type of comments get accepted

Another website had a survey they were doing as the type of comments people would accept on their blogs.  The major question they were looking for is do people accept comments when people put anchor text in the middle of the posted comment. Anchor text is the highlighted word or phrase that is then linked to another website or web page.  Anchor text is important from an SEO standpoint as anchor text tells search engines like Google that the highlight term is important on the website or web page the link is pointed to. Authority SEO will automatically delete comments with anchor text in them The overwhelming response was that bloggers delete comments that have … [Read more...]

5 Small Business Blog Post Ideas

You have started in the world of blogosphere for your small business and the reality sets in, Now What.  Blogging is an effective tool for increase brand awareness online though it can be a daunting task as to what to write about.  A successful blog needs to have consistent posts which means multiple times a week, and the top blogs have multiple posts per day.  This can be overwhelming at first until you create a strategy for how you are marketing your blog online. Remember a blog post unlike an article doesn't have to long 5 Small Business Blog Post Ideas Current events: you can use Google news, subscribe to RSS feeds for local news, or read the … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Own a Blog for Your Business

Blogging has been around since the 1990's and you have probably heard the term the blogosphere.  Blogs in their simplest form are websites that offer up to date posts on a particular topic.  Each post then allows room for comments and discussions by readers. Top 5 Reasons to Own a Blog for Your Business Simple: it is the easiest way to create new content online.  If you can handle typing in a Word document you can handle a blog post. Authentic: a blog is written from the author's point of view.  Good blog posts are free direct advertising and offer the reader insights into the author's knowledge base. Free: you can get a blog created for free from … [Read more...]