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How to Attract Advertisers to Your Blog

How to Attract Advertisers to Your Blog

Done correctly, advertising on a new blog can add credibility and an image of being established. Too many ads are annoying and junk up your website. Some people believe all advertising is a nuisance and turns people off. Wrong. Appropriate advertising on a new blog gives the appearance of credibility and establishment. Quality advertising sends the implied message that those advertisers approve of your blog. Quality advertising implies: “I know what I’m doing, I’m experienced.” Get some expert advice about advertising on your blog.

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Eight Lessons on Persuasion (from my Eight Kids)

Eight Lessons on Persuasion (from my Eight Kids)

Do you have one of those blogs where people hang on your every word, follow every “Call to Action” you present to them, and buy any and every product or service that you make them aware of? Me neither. But I’m working on it. We all need to improve upon our persuasion skills and I’ve been honing mine for over twenty years. The list of things my eight kids have talked me into (by argument or charm) is more than I care to admit. Their art of persuasion is natural and appeals to emotions, needs, and impulses that we all possess. What can we learn from them?

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Quick Tips for Better Blog Design

Quick Tips for Better Blog Design

There are a lot of ugly, sad, pitiful, and homely blogs out there. Not exactly breaking news, right? Today, there is no excuse for a blog with a poor design, cheesy clip-art, or bad images. Your blog design should illuminate and enhance the message you are trying to convey to your readers. Here’s a few quick tips that will help you evaluate the visual appeal and design of your blog.

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