From 1995-1996, my wife and I spent a year teaching English in Japan. We taught children as young as three, business owners and even some adults in their nineties. We were invited into the homes of many of our students and developed friendships. Although it’s been over 15 years, we still stay in touch with…
As I transition into the new year, I plan to shift my blogging goals from a focus on increasing the quantity of traffic to a focus on the quality of visitor interactions. Nothing helped to generate more traffic to my blog last year than exchanging guest posts.
You work hard to create quality content for your blog, so you owe it to yourself to make sure that you’re doing everything that you can to generate traffic to your blog, and to keep visitors coming back. I’ve been blogging now for about 18 months, so I thought I would share some tips on what has worked for me.
Blogs are not about the news. They are what’s behind the news. If your company is only looking at blogs as another way to tout the company line, don’t blog. Stick with press releases.