Monthly Archive: May 2011

Blogging Success – What is the Motivation behind your Blog 5

Blogging Success – What is the Motivation behind your Blog

It is high time now that you find out what motivates you the most to keep your blog going. Is it for money or just a past time activity. Do you want to be an accomplished author by gaining public recognition and become popular among your intended audience and then opt to launch the book you so eagerly wanted to be published. What motivates you is a matter of individual preference.

But motivation is a must to be successful at blogging as you need to keep going even in adverse times because it is not always a smooth ride in any field. The path to blogging success passes through some tough terrain and you must be ready for that. If you have the right and strong motivation to be successful at blogging then those tough terrains should not phase you out of the path and you will be successful for sure.

Why you need a Kickass Domain Name for the success of your Online Business / Blog and How to find one 0

Why you need a Kickass Domain Name for the success of your Online Business / Blog and How to find one

A successful online business or blog becomes so by the contribution of a lot of different factors. It is becoming increasingly difficult to grab the attention of the online community and then have a hold onto those who have already come to you in search of something that they want.

There are many things that contribute towards keeping the users and visitors to a website involved till longer times. Good and useful content is one of those things. Activities that the visitors enjoy are another factor that can keep your visitors involved for longer durations onto your website. But the most difficult part is to make the first time visitors to your website or blog to return to it again and again.

The World – 2 months after the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear crisis 0

The World – 2 months after the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear crisis

It has been two months since the massive earthquake hit Japan causing an even deadlier Tsunami and failure of Nuclear plants. There has been lots of changes in the world since. From the death of Osama Bin Laden, The Royal Wedding 2011, Faltering of some of the biggest Automobile manufacturers of japan – Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Japan shunning nuclear power for the future, a corpus of $ 50 billions announced for the relief and rehabilitation work of those affected in the Japanese earthquake, Microsoft buying Skype, Attack on Sony servers and loss of private and personal data of millions of online subscribers as well as credit card data being compromised. There has been a lot of action between these two months. This article is a wrap up of what ever important happened during these two months around the world.

LEAN Blogging – The mantra of a Successful Blog 3

LEAN Blogging – The mantra of a Successful Blog

I have been reading blogs for many years and have seen them develop over the years. Blogs have gone from simple, only content websites having full length blog posts on the front page, to websites having complex layouts cluttered with different sized blocks placed all over the web page to present content to the readers, sometimes only showing the headlines and the full length posts lying somewhere behind the scene. Matters would have been a lot better had there not been graphic ads in the form of banners found in between the content and at strategic locations that attract your attention away from the content you were trying to find.

So I am starting a new series on blogging – Lean Blogging Series and this is the introduction.

6 Things Not To Do for Blogging Productivity and writing great Blog Posts 0

6 Things Not To Do for Blogging Productivity and writing great Blog Posts

Every great blog is great because of the quality of content it offers to its readers. So, to be successful in the blogging arena, you ought to write great articles on your blog to make your existing readers and subscribers stick to your blog and attract new readers in hoards.

I am writing this Not To Do List for writing Great Blog Posts. The list consists of things that are the greatest distraction while you sit down to write your blog posts. While doing something I will come across a great idea for the blog post I had long thought I will write about and then when I sit down to write the post I will get distracted by one thing or the other. I have listed and explained below the things that I found the most distracting while writing.