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Is Inbound Linking for You? (Part 2)

Inbound links are an important and often misunderstood search engine optimization tactic. Every industry and most every subject has web directories listing various sites and blogs dedicated to their subject area. When your site is listed on one of those directories and a link into your site is provided, that’s an inbound link. Learn Intermediate Tactics in today’s blog.

Is Inbound Linking for You? (Part 1)

Inbound links are an important and often misunderstood search engine optimization tactic. Every industry and most every subject has web directories listing various sites and blogs dedicated to their subject area. When your site is listed on one of those directories and a link into your site is provided, that’s an inbound link.

Edit Blog Photos in WordPress Draft – Hint: Use Windows Live Writer

If you use photos in your blogs, you need Windows Live Writer (combined text editor and photo editor for blogs) — keep reading.

If you use a Mac for blogging, it won’t work for you, stop reading.

What can you say about a text editor? It edits text, sure enough, and it’s free, Oh, boy! But you can say the same about many other text editors.

But Wait! An integrated photo editor that’s free, easy to use and customizes high quality pictures for the blogger’s medium – well, that’s almost enough to make inveterate Microsoft-haters stop hating Microsoft (OK, nothing’s that good).

Is it OK to Self-Promote Once in a While?

The best blogs are about helping others, report relevant information, offering free tips and sharing best practices. Of course, it’s indirect marketing done to promote goodwill. It’s also good citizenship, done to improve the community. Sometimes it’s done without any pretense and that’s ok.

Can Podcasting be beneficial to your blog?

When I switched from a Blackberry to an iPhone I rediscovered my love for Podcasts. I found myself downloading and subscribing to hundreds of them. I would conveniently have them with me during the day and when I would do a remedial task I would listen to the news or any other interest that seems to occupy time that I do not have.