The best hashtags for bloggers by niche

The best hashtags for bloggers by niche

Yikes… hashtags… it’s no surprise that this topic can send chills down your spine, especially if you’re a blogger who just wants to write… but also wants to get their content seen by the right audience. Never fear! We wanted to help you out, so have 

8 Clever ways to repurpose old content (and boost your traffic)

8 Clever ways to repurpose old content (and boost your traffic)

When I was a CMO I often talked about creating sawdust out of a great piece of content that the team had been working on. Sawdust was the plethora of other stuff we could do with that particular piece of content. The stuff that made 

How to stop self sabotaging your success

How to stop self sabotaging your success

Are you all in on your dreams and goals? Or are you secretly self sabotaging? There’s that little voice in all of us that’s a wee bit uncertain, that needs reminding how awesome and unique we all are, that needs constant reassurance that we are 

Easy keyword research tactics for beginner bloggers

Easy keyword research tactics for beginner bloggers

One of the most daunting things I think any blogger faces is the whole SEO challenge. You can be an amazing writer and have the type of content that people are desperately searching for… but if you don’t have a great SEO strategy… Or if 

How to update old blog posts for SEO

How to update old blog posts for SEO

Updating your old content on your blog is vital to keeping your posts fresh in the eyes of Google. But learning how to update old blog posts for SEO can be daunting! Creating new content takes a whole lot of time, and you should definitely be 

How to hide a page in WordPress

How to hide a page in WordPress

2 Min blogging tips – How to hide a page in WordPress You know how sometimes you do some cool freebies or opt-ins or other pages that you want to hide from your main nav and only get people to click through when directed by 

What is Google Keen? And how can it benefit bloggers?

What is Google Keen? And how can it benefit bloggers?

Years ago now I started a wee startup call Scrattch. It was meant to bring people together over common interests and allow communities to share interests with those who shared similar passions. I used to talk to people about it and explain it with the 

7 Blog metrics every successful blogger needs to track

7 Blog metrics every successful blogger needs to track

There’s a tonne of things to remember as a blogger or business owner trying to grow your brand and your reach. But, one thing’s for sure. If you don’t measure it, you can’t improve it! So, track your blog metrics! Knowing your blog metrics is a 

Google Analytics for beginner bloggers

Google Analytics for beginner bloggers

There’s soooo many things to remember when blogging as a beginner. It can get super confusing, right!? And then on top of that all, you’re expected to know your stats.  There are a few things you can see right there on your dashboard in WordPress, 

What is a Google featured snippet and how can you get one?

What is a Google featured snippet and how can you get one?

What is a Google featured snippet? Google featured snippets (or “answer boxes”) are short text boxes that appear after the paid ads section on Google search results. Their aim is to answer a simple question and often appear as a short paragraph or definition, a