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Revitalizing Your Blog with Alternative Content Types

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You're a serious blogger. With a background in technical writing and journalism, you supply your readers with a daily dose of thoughtfully-written, highly valuable, easily-actionable content, and you take pride in the fact that you accomplish this task with nothing more than good ole' fashioned words (and a few pictures, just to keep with the times).

However, you begin to notice your readership numbers dwindling, if only ever so slightly. Comments just aren't being posted like they used to. Inbound links are becoming increasingly rare, despite your efforts to write content with useful links to peers and competitors.

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How to Make People Love Your Blog

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Think back to your days in high school for a moment. Do you remember the popular kids in your class? Why did they always seem to attract the most attention? Were they good looking, funny, smart, athletic, or controversial? Did they offer something unique and buzz-worthy? Whatever they did have to offer, many of the kids in school either wanted it and/or looked up to it.

These same exact principles can be applied to blogging and, more specifically, your blog site. When you are successful at creating a popular blog you really do become the "cool kid on the block."

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Why Aren't You Blog Commenting Right Now?

Blog Commenting

Regularly making comments on blogs can be a great marketing strategy for almost any website. There are millions of users who read and comment on blogs every day. Smart marketers are able to attract these readers to their website or blog by commenting on blogs related to their topic.

Starting is easy. The only tools required are a computer, a wireless Internet service provider and solid people-relation skills. Having some marketing background to help boost conversations and comments to the next level is good to have as well.

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4 Strategies to Make Your Blog More Interesting

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As a blog writer, one of your primary objectives is to obtain the ability to attract readers and convert them into repeat visitors will largely determine whether your web site succeeds or fails.

In order to build a large and devoted readership base and to increase the overall value of your blog site, you will need to post, with a high frequency and in real-time, content that is interesting, informative, and valuable to your readers by using a clear and concise sentence structure. Below are four proven strategies and approaches that are designed to make your blog posts more interesting.

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How to Develop Content with SEO in Mind

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In a perfect world, search engines would order results based on the true relevance and accuracy of articles. In reality, however, operators of search engines, such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo aren't able to read and assess all of the information on the Internet, they must rely on their mathematical algorithms to order the results.

Nearly all content writers understand how these algorithms work, and incorporate a process called Search Engine Optimization (SEO) into their writing. If you are looking to create substantial traffic to your site, it is critical that you employ a variety of SEO techniques.

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