Improve Your Blog Traffic

Blogs are a very popular ways of promoting your product or service.  They are easy to install, easy to administer and easy to update.  And search engines love them too.  But what is a blog without traffic?  Exactly.  Here are five quick ways to boost traffic to your blog and start seeing those big sales:…

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Better Time Management Will Mean Greater Success

Some time ago I posted about organisation (you can read that post here) and how I had spent some time getting a few things in order to make it easier to complete tasks. This week I reviewed the product of Ann Martinez who had a piece in her product about time management.  I constantly get…

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Build Your Blog Readership

Attracting traffic to a blog or a web site can be a challenging task, so from the very beginning, when you start to see visitors coming to read your blog, be sure that they feel comfortable and want to stick around.   There are a number of ways you can help them to do just…

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Time To Rest

This week I had a rare afternoon off.  It doesn’t happen often, I can tell you!  New carpets were fitted at one of the shops and after the fitting I took the old, dirty carpets to the local tip. Needing a shower I decided at this point to go home and take the rest of…

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Dedicated To The One I Love

I was driving home tonight and listening to the radio.  Jackie Wilson’s song ‘Your Love Has Lifted Me Higher’ was on and my heart swelled when I heard it.  One of the most powerful emotions is love and I know how lucky I am to have the love of a partner in my life. I…

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I’m A Barbie Girl

Actually it was a choice of that title or ‘I don’t need viagra’, and I thought that one might cause too many odd ads from adsense.  The fact that I’ve mentioned it in the body of the text might still subject me to that (and you, the readers!).  Maybe I am getting the hang of…

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Blogging Can Boost Your Business

Building your business can be a difficult task.  You can put hundreds of hours of effort into the business, but if you still don’t have important components, you will not be successful.  Today business owners are realizing that blogging boosts business.  Blogs are typically only seen as personal places to express yourself and your views. …

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Closer To My Dream Than I Think

I started this blog post with the question ‘closer to my dream than I think?’, but quickly realised that this is, in fact, a statement, not a question at all. Two incredible things have happened this week that prompted this post topic, things that I did not anticipate would happen this early on in my…

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Build Your Market With Your Blog

Unless you are a Hollywood star, chances are only your Mom reads your posts.  Mom has a lot of friends, so she lets her friends know how interesting your blog site is.  But you need not depend on Mom to increase your readership base.  Look into the following ways to build your market through blogging:…

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What Image Are You Trying To Portray?

Interestingly I am not talking about your personal image. What I am talking about is your professional image, the image you portray on your blog.  In the weeks before I opened Art-next-the-Sea last July I invited artists to visit the gallery while we decorated with a view to exhibiting their work.  All were very complimentary…

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