Yes, that’s right! It’s the 7th Blogoversary of Minterest. I started Minterest (minterest.com) as a personal finance blog back in 2006 and later in August 2007 I started blogging about “Money, Internet, Investing” (yes, that was the first tagline of Minterest and now as you can see it’s — tech. marketing. mashups.). To be honest it was “Just another WordPress site” literally and I was simply rehashing topics that were of “My interest“. But there is one thing… I was learning. I loved WordPress and that experience from Blogger.com to WordPress.org was awesome. Read: WordPress vs. Blogger.com I started creating blogs on Blogger.com back in 2004 and was treating it like a simple publishing tool. I guess the reason why it didn’t impress or motivate me much was its inability to customize things the way I wanted. And when I tried WordPress I started loving almost all of its aspects and started liking coding as well. Yes, … [Read more...] about 7 Blogging Years. 7 Blogging Lessons. 7 Blogging Tips.
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Whenever I visit a blog that I haven’t come across before, I try to find out how different it is from others or what makes it interesting. Not just that. I also notice things that I don’t like in it. Your blog might be very popular. But it wouldn’t stop me from finding things I don’t like. I can’t stop myself from doing it. Over the past few months I started curating such a list in my Evernote and I’m sharing it here. And I believe most of them can be fixed (if you think it must be fixed) as none of them is technical in nature (if it’s a technical problem then it’s you who created it). But hey, it’s just my personal view and hence there’s a good chance that you would disagree with me — with some or all of them. :D 1. Hiding Dates From Blog Posts It is one of the most annoying thing that I see on blogs nowadays and it’s a common thing among the ‘so-called’ professional bloggers. Well, I know why … [Read more...] about 30 Things I Absolutely Hate About Your Blog
Finding the right resources while starting a WordPress blog which help ease out the technical and other difficulties from establishing a successful end product are not very often easy to find at a single place. There are various posts made around this topic, but the irony is that once a post it made, many other tools are announced in the market which are not easily available or accessible to the end users and in most of the cases they don’t even have the knowledge about it. Here in this post we have compiled a list of resources around most popular and essential blogging and successful online business management strategy. So lets begin with the niche finder segment which is one of the most essential and crucial to begin with. 1. Niche Finder: According to WikiPedia niche market is the subset of the market on which a specific product is focusing. A niche website can be developed and promoted quickly to serve a unique and small target based customer base which is focused on raking … [Read more...] about Top Resources And Tools For Smart Bloggers
Home » Blogging » Online Reputation Management: Evaluating, Protecting, Restoring And Outsourcing Though the web has given an increased exposure to top ranking professionals, products, services and businesses, which has brought them an increased value but has also created a scenario where malicious attempts or otherwise someone or some organization might make a derogatory online statement that can spread like wildfire on the internet and destroy all the reputation that you have earned over the years. Protecting your online reputation should be one of the primary tasks that should be on your agenda if you want to prevent any such damage. In this post we will try to understand what is reputation management, how does it affect you, what are some of the top internet resources to gain more insight about reputation management and who are the best companies and people to talk to if someone has already done the damage and you want it to be rectified as soon as possible. Let us … [Read more...] about Online Reputation Management: Evaluating, Protecting & Outsourcing
What was common between the 2014 Oscars’ celebrity selfie and the White House’s #getcovered campaign that allowed users to tweet their stories about security and peace of mind? Well, those were some of the best coupes by the digital marketers this year with the aide of social media marketing. These creative geniuses are powered by a host of social media management tools that assist them to achieve what almost seems implausible. The celeb selfie tweet was by the way a major marketing campaign by Samsung, if you must know and now the Ellen DeGeneres’ tweet became the most re-tweeted image of all time! Social media management is all about community based interactions and managing these complex interactions is made easy by the right set of tools. Have all the perfect tools in your arsenal and you are ready for the tough battles of social media management. With the influx of social media outlets and the number of social media management tools also on the rise, it would be … [Read more...] about 11 Social Media Management Tools For A Social Media Manager