Happy Friday all and more importantly Happy New Year! Believe it or not, 2013 is now in the books and we are now in the throws of 2014. I hope that everyone had a wonderful Holiday season and I know that many of you are still taking time off with this upcoming Monday being the time when many start getting back in to the swing of things in relation to their blog and other online endeavors. If you were still taking some time off earlier this week and missed posts on Blogelina, you can check them out below:
Now that the New Year is upon us, I think this is a better time than ever to start thinking about your blogging goals for this New Year. If you’re looking for where to start in terms of blogging goals, I encourage you to look back on how you were able to grow your blog in 2013 and think about ways you can improve upon that in 2014.
Since it was a shorter than normal week, I didn’t do as much reading as I normally do, but there were still a lot of great blog posts to read. If you’re looking for some weekend reading as you get back into the swing of things, make sure to check out some of the blog posts on the list. Have a great weekend everyone!
Blog Post of the Week
202 Bite Sized Tips To Insanely Increase Your Blog Traffic on Think Traffic Café
I loved this post on Think Traffic Café for a number of reasons! Not only is it a simple list post that is easy to read, but it is also focused on ways to increase traffic for your blog. If you’ve been blogging for any amount of time, then you’re almost certainly look for ways to bring more eyes to your site and it can be difficult to come up with new ways to do so. The number of tips may seem overwhelming, but trust me, they’re not. If you’re looking for some actionable tips to increase traffic then this is a post you need to read!
The Best of the Rest
7 Great Habits of Highly Successful Bloggers – 25 Case Studies on Blogging Consultant
Are you looking for ways to grow your blog and emulate the “pros”? Read this insightful post for some actionable tips.
Blogging Battles: How to Handle Virtual Malice and Content Theft on The Blog Herald
The internet can be a harried place to work, to say the least, on many occasions. This is a solid post which gives direction on how you can protect your content.
The New Year’s Writing Resolution You Can Actually Keep on Copyblogger
Is writing better one of your New Year’s Resolutions? Read this insightful post to see if this tip could help.
This is another helpful post for those looking for ways to improve or grow their blog for the New Year.