Blogger Week in Review EP09 :: Personas, Subheads, Website Speed, Anti Adblock, Content Reuse

Every week I share some of the best blogger articles I ran across and saved for future reference.

Here is an overview of Blogger Week in Review Episode 9:

  • How To Stop Your Blog Posts From Failing To Gain Traction
  • The Ultimate Guide to Writing Irresistible Subheads
  • A Beginner’s Guide to Website Speed Optimization
  • Best Anti Adblock WordPress Plugins
  • 25 Actionable Ideas to Smartly Re-Use Your Old Content to Get You Busy Right Now

 

Have you ever heard about personas? They are sometimes called avatars. In his article, blogger Adam Connell explains how to create highly specific, persona-driven content.

How To Stop Your Blog Posts From Failing To Gain Traction

blogger week reviewI guess we could say that it’s more of a battle. The reason why most content fails Here’s the reality of the situation: Most content is created for mass appeal. Below I’ll explain exactly what this means and show you some examples of how to create laser-focused content.

Complete story at bloggingwizard.com

 

Writing good headlines is a must. But to keep your reader’s attention, you also need to write irresistible subheads. In his write up, Gary Korisko of SmartBlogger explains how to use subheads properly.

The Ultimate Guide to Writing Irresistible Subheads

blogger week reviewOk, so no actual guns or tanks are involved, but you are indeed in a bloody battle for the eyes and minds of your readers. The blogosphere is a huge, congested, noisy space where everyone is jockeying for position and fighting to get noticed. It goes like this: Your readers see a killer headline you wrote on their social media streams and click through to the article.

Complete story at smartblogger.com

 

If you need to optimize your website for speed, you must adjust a number of settings. In his post, Mark Gavalda of Kinsta covers the several aspects of website optimization.

A Beginner’s Guide to Website Speed Optimization

blogger week reviewWebsite performance optimization, the focal point of technologically superior website designs is the primary factor dictating success for modern online businesses. After all, unimpressive website performance kills business bottom line when the torture of waiting for slow Web pages to load frustrates visitors into seeking alternatives – impatience is a digital virtue!

Complete story at kinsta.com

 

Your ads won’t display? That’s because your visitors installed adblockers in their browsers. But wait, you can now have your ads get through again. In his article, Dhiraj Das reviews the best anti adblock WordPress plugins.

Best Anti Adblock WordPress Plugins

blogger week reviewAs a content producer, you need to keep track of the adblockers and make sure that you come up with your own system to get through those. Sites like Forbes uses anti adblockers to make sure that their ads are visible to the readers and if the adblocker is active the content will get locked and it will not be displayed. WordPress also offers you an easy option to make sure that the ads on your site are visible to the visitors who reads your content.

Complete story at sourcewp.com

 

In her epic guide, Ann Smarty reveals how you can reuse your old content, to your advantage!

25 Actionable Ideas to Smartly Re-Use Your Old Content to Get You Busy Right Now

blogger week reviewWe know too well that in order to succeed online we need to create great sharable and linkable content. What many of us are missing though is that we may already have loads of great content piling up which we once created, promoted and then moved on. That content is the huge asset we should be re-using again and again.

Complete story at seosmarty.com

 

Wrap Up

How did you like this week’s articles?

Please feel free to write a comment below.

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Until next week,

-steve

P.S. In case you missed last week episode 8, you can read it here.

 

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Thumbnails credit: bloggingwizard.com, smartblogger.com, kinsta.com, sourcewp.com, seosmarty.com

 

 

2 thoughts on “Blogger Week in Review EP09 :: Personas, Subheads, Website Speed, Anti Adblock, Content Reuse”

  1. First of all, I want to say thank you for your tips to become a great blogger. Actually i am not not a good blogger, but by reading this I will greatly follow it so that I may become a successful blogger someday. Thank you so much for this great post! It is an opportunity to read it and follow that steps

    • Hi Sienna, thanks for the kind words. Blogging takes some regular practice. Try writing every day, start with 100 words per day for a week. Then increase to 200 words per day … until you are comfortable with 700 words per day. This will make a difference.

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