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Ways to blog – Is social media posting a form of blogging

A blog is an online diary where entries are made in reverse chronological order. Not so long ago, blogging was considered as writing articles with pictures and/or videos. Today we have social media networks like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter which help us post updates to our followers. YouTubers call themselves vloggers. Which combo you will …

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How to write posts for a blog

Writing is an art. It used to be a noble profession. Writers were explorers, sponges of knowledge and information. They were creators and curious people. These gems today are hidden in the haze of pseudos. Authors manufacturing novels and peddling their wares on social media. Blog writers churning out articles for peanuts. Well the bad …

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link building

Should you prefer link building over focus on content

In a recent Webmaster Hangout, a publisher posed a peculiar but common question. It took two years for his website to get ranked by Google. But within these two years, they did not do link building at all. So the question begged to ask, is link building necessary or a publisher just needs to focus …

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What is AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages)

Accelerated Mobile Pages or AMP is a Google backed Open Source initiative to standardize display of web pages on a smartphone or mobile screen. Screen or display real estate is at a premium on mobile phones. There is just about five inch of screen to pack in text, pictures, videos, titles, etc. Google is committed …

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food bloggers

Are restaurant reviews by Food Bloggers sponsored

Food Bloggers have to regularly review restaurants and eating destinations. Reviewed content fuels their blog and each word is lapped up by their readers. The review is also splashed on social media which reaches a wider audience. All this while there is an important dilemma faced by Food Bloggers when visiting a restaurant. Do you …

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Is cloud hosting necessary for bloggers

Hosting companies have started unveiling their Cloud Hosting plans. From a bloggers perspective, for a low traffic blog or a beginners blog is mostly hosted on Shared Linux Hosting which is the best value hosting plan. Cloud Hosting is now placed at the top end of the hosting plans. Plus there is this tricky criteria …

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How bloggers use Instagram

Instagram is a photo messaging and photo sharing app. It can only be used on a camera enabled smart phone or tablet. A desktop app is also available with limited features. Instagram is a blend of social networking and photo sharing. It allows people to showcase their content as well as connect with people with …

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