The Step-by-Step Process to Setup a List Building System for Your Blog

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When should you start off with your list building? And what goes into putting together a fool proof list building plan in place?
The last week we spoke about how to create a lead magnet. So now that we know how to create a lead magnet, let us look at the step-by-step process to start capturing email addresses on our blog.

How to Create a Lead Magnet for Your Blog to Build Your Subscriber List

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In the last post we discussed about creating a reader profile for your blog. A reader profile primarily identifies your readers so that you can write for them. At the same time, the reader profile also gives you another very critical information which is one of the pre-requisite to creating a lead magnet. In this … Read more

Does HTTPS Help in Search Engine Rankings of Your Blog and Where to buy the right SSL Certificate?

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Have you ever seen a “Not Secured” notification in front of a website URL on the address bar? What was your first thought when you saw that? If you are anything like me, you would have asked yourselves if you really want to click through to the website. Isn’t it? Now imagine if it was … Read more

How to Create a Buyer Persona, its Importance and the Points to Keep in Mind

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Are you marketing to the right people? Do you know your audience well and are you pitching your content to the right person? In my last post I had spoken about some of the experiments that I did in the last 18 months or, so. One of them involved this product that I and one … Read more

The DKSpeaks Podcast is Back – What to Expect?

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“I am Back!” T-850 (Terminator – Rise of the Machines) Remember that famous dialogue from “Terminator 3 – Rise of the Machines”? It’s that one dialogue that has become synonymous with Arnold Schwarzenegger, now. In fact nobody does it better than he does. And when he says it, you can see the joy and conviction … Read more

DKSP EP:52 – 9 Simple and Easy Tips to Fix the Slow Page Load Times of Your WordPress Blogs

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The other day I was searching for a specific recipe that I had bookmarked some time back. I was on my mobile phone and I had to quickly access the recipe blog. I clicked on the link and waited for the page to open. The wait went on for a few seconds and the page … Read more

DKSP EP:51 – Why Clickbait Headlines like Buzzfeed Might Prove Disastrous for your blog

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Are You spending a lot of time writing Clickbait Headlines like Buzzfeed? Then you might just be doing the worst thing you could ever do for your blog.. A Clickable headline is what every blogger wants to write because his ultimate objective is to get readers to click on that link and come over to … Read more

DKSP EP:50 – Instagram Hashtags Best Practices for Better Engagement on Instagram

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If you are struggling with low engagement in your Instagram posts then these Instagram Hashtags Best Practices can help you improve the engagement. One of the lifelines of Instagram is Hashtags. That is the pivot around which content marketing on Instagram works. Hashtags for Instagram is what Keywords are for SEO. Just as keywords get … Read more

DKSP EP:49 – 11 Common Instagram Mistakes and How to Avoid them in a few Simple Steps

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Instagram marketing is huge and the fact that a lot of big brands are making a lot of money from Instagram, stamps its authority and makes it all the more important for internet marketers to check out the social media platform. Considering that Instagram is a simple platform where you are to share images and … Read more

DKSP EP:48 – 5 Different Ways to Use Content Curation as part of Your Blogging Strategy

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What are the different ways to use Content Curation as part of your Blogging Strategy? One of the questions I am asked the most, by people coming across my Content Curation course is the above. Most of them have never used content curation and they are absolutely unsure of how to and when to start … Read more

DKSP EP:47 – 4 Effective Curation Commentary Styles to Stand Out from the Crowd

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What is a Curation Commentary and what is the right approach to an effective commentary? This is the 4 part in a series on Content Curation. You can find the other posts at the below links: Episode 44 – Content Curation Tools Episode 45 – Content Curation Types and Strategy Episode 46 – Common Content … Read more

DKSP EP:46 – Common Content Curation Mistakes to Avoid for Success in Content Curation

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So we are into the 3rd episode on Content Curation and in this episode we are going to discuss about the most common content curation mistakes. You can read the other episodes at the below links – Episode 1 – Tools in Curation Episode 2 – What is Curation Content Curation is a very simple … Read more

DKSP EP:45 – What is Content Curation and the Types of Content Curation

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Wondering what is Content Curation and how you could make it a part of your content marketing strategy? There was a lot of feedback that I got about the last episode and some of readers even asked me to do a series on content curation. The most questions were around understanding what is content curation … Read more

DKSP EP:44 – The 10 Essential Tools for an Effective Content Curation Strategy

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Hello and welcome to episode 44 of the DKSpeaks Podcast. Have you read some of the best weekly roundup on some of the top blogs around the web. Problogger does one for blogging and you will find many other blogs like Social Media Examiner doing the same thing. Have you ever wondered why would a … Read more