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Is Your Site Ready For 2013?

I’m back and ready for 2013. How about you? I spent a little time at the beginning of this year, getting my sites (including my niche sites) ready for the New Year.I thought I’d share some of the things I’ve done with you today. 1) Copyright Info And Dates Let’s start with something cosmetic. Take […]

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How To Close Your Blog Posts

Two of the biggest challenges for me when I sit down to write a new blog post are how to start it and how to close it. The starting part is mostly a matter of coming up with the first sentence or two. After that I get into the writing groove and the rest is […]

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Today Is Virtual Blog Writing Day

I’m going to spend today writing a bunch of blog posts and would like to invite you to do the same. Virtual Blog Writing Day is an annual even put together by my friend Denise Wakeman from BuildABetterBlog.com. The idea is simple. Focus your workday today on writing and scheduling a bunch of blog posts. […]

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Targeted Guest Blogging and A Challenge Update

It’s Friday and time for an update on how I did with the goals I set for myself on Monday. But first I want to answer the question Peggy Baron asked as part of our Cross Blog Conversation. “Susanne, how do you target WHO you want to write guest posts for? What’s your criteria for […]

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Blogging Questions Answered

Hi Everyone! While Susanne is attending her grandfather’s funeral and taking care of things with her family, I’m here to help keep her blog active (as she’s done for me in the past when I’ve needed her to). Why the heck am I? Good question. I’m Susanne’s friend, Nicole Dean. We’ve been mastermind partners since […]

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Planning Your Content With A Posts Calendar Plugin

I love being able to schedule posts in advance on wordpress, but it gets a little hard to keep track of what’s going out when, how far out I have content planned and the likes. Here’s what’s been helping me quite a bit – it’s a free wordpress plugin called “Editorial Calendar”. You can download […]

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Keeping Track Of Great Blog Post Ideas

You never know when you’ll get that great idea for a future blog post to write. I’ve gotten them while driving my daughter to school, in the shower, or while I was working on another project. The key is to make sure you find some why to capture that idea before you forget so you […]

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