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Persistent actions will provide consistent growth—whether you’re a blogger or a runner. Find out which five persistent actions will help you the most. #goals #blogger #bloggrowth #persistent #blogging #growth #marathon #runner #running

How to Grow Your Blog with these Persistent Actions

Persistent actions will provide consistent growth—whether you’re a blogger or a runner. Find out which five persistent actions will help you the most. #goals #blogger #bloggrowth #persistent #blogging #growth #marathon #runner #running

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You can work, or you can work with intent. If you want to experience blog growth, take an honest look at your intentions. Why, exactly, do you blog? Three quick tips to help you discover your intent. #blogger #beginner #write28days #amblogging

Spark Your Blog Traffic Growth by Working with Intention

You can work, or you can work with intent. If you want to experience blog growth, take an honest look at your intentions. Why, exactly, do you blog? Three quick tips to help you discover your intent. #blogger #beginner #write28days #amblogging

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Begin to improve your blog by figuring out how to use JetPack stats to help you grow. #blogger #begin #beginner #stats #blogging #jetpack

Begin Your Journey to a Better Blog Today

Begin with Your Stats If you want to begin to make changes in your blogging, you need to go about it in a scientific manner. I realize the dangers of following our blog numbers like a rabid bookie, but if we don’t know where we begin, we won’t know what works along the way. In order to begin your journey to a better blog, you need to figure out how many people visit your blog right now. As you try…

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Learn About Yoast SEO for Beginners

Today, we’ll tackle Yoast SEO for beginners. Don’t fall over backwards in your chair when you see the length of this post. It’s mostly pictures. I promise. You CAN Figure out SEO! SEO kind of reminds me of the Dread Pirate Roberts from the Princess Bride. It’s really not that dreadful once you understand it a bit. SEO stands for ‘Search Engine Optimization.’ Which simply means that you do things to your posts to make sure that they show up…

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Granny Geek’s Guide to Manual Pinning on Pinterest

How to Leverage Pinterest without Paying Money In case you missed the other posts in this series, I’ll give a brief recap. You can learn how Pinterest works and why you need good graphics. You’ll also learn where to put your copy on the graphics in your media library and why you need to tidy up your Pinterest boards. Last week we talked about creating a pinning strategy and the purpose of community boards. This week, we’ll talk about manual…

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Granny Geek’s Guide to Cleaning Up Your Pinterest Boards

Understanding Pinterest Boards In the first post in this series, you learned that Pinterest and Google have a lot in common (more than, say, Pinterest and Twitter). The second post in the series showed you exactly where to write the copy for your Pinterest graphics. Today, let’s talk boards! Remember my claim that if Google and Evernote got together and had a baby, the offspring would look like Pinterest? Well, remember that—because it will help you understand how Pinterest really…

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How to Make Your Blog Graphics Pinterest Friendly

Make Your Graphics Pinterest Friendly This week you’ll learn how to put the information that Pinterest loves in the right places so that your blog’s pins will look even more amazing. Last week, you learned that Pinterest isn’t a social media outlet (think of it as Google and Evernote getting together and having a baby). You also learned about the best practices for creating a good graphic I blog using self-hosted WordPress sites (yes, I have more than one blog).…

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