Drying Paint, And Why Your Blog Needs A Personality

Have you ever sat down to watch paint dry? Me neither. But at some point, in your adventures on the interwebs, you have no doubt come across a blog that was just… dryyyy. I mean, not only wasn’t it unique in any way, it also didn’t hold your attention and made you want to click Read more about Drying Paint, And Why Your Blog Needs A Personality[…]

If I Have To Review Another Faux-Linda Ikeji Blog, I Might Slap Somebody

I know. You think I sound a bit crazy. (In your defence, I kinda am) You’re probably also thinking: “Which one be faux-Linda Ikeji blog again?” To explain, I’ll have to start at the beginning: Sometime about a year ago, I finally lost it. I’d always been a big fan of the Internet since my Read more about If I Have To Review Another Faux-Linda Ikeji Blog, I Might Slap Somebody[…]

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Top 10 WordPress Plugins That Have Made My Life Easier

Okay, you’re probably thinking: “Tomi, your blog is too young to be making a Top 10 list of plugins.” And you might be right. Except for the fact that I only got into WordPress about a year ago, and if I say so myself, which I do, my site looks awesome. It’s not perfect, but Read more about Top 10 WordPress Plugins That Have Made My Life Easier[…]

Too Much Senrenre About SEO and Why Google Is Not Your Friend

Someone once said: “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” Whoever that person is, he or she deserves a high five of life. There’s been so much “senrenre” about SEO – keyword research, H1 tags, getting backlinks etcetera shmetcetera. And rightly so. But it seems too many bloggers focus solely on SEO and forget Read more about Too Much Senrenre About SEO and Why Google Is Not Your Friend[…]

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So I Got Rejected by Adsense… What the Hell Am I Going To Do Now?

Yes. You read that headline right. I wrote about applying for Adsense earlier, and I was hoping I’d be able to write a post about using it shortly after, pending my acceptance into Adsense. I thought my site was up to par and met Adsense’s requirements. But apparently Google did not. They took one long Read more about So I Got Rejected by Adsense… What the Hell Am I Going To Do Now?[…]

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Why You Should Blog Every Day

All bloggers have faced this conundrum at some point. “Should I blog everyday?” or “Should I blog when I’m ‘inspired’?” Confusion ensues and the arguments rage on and on and on while blog posts lay fallow. My take on this conundrum is that you should blog everyday. Sure, there’s nothing like blogging with inspiration. Forreal. Read more about Why You Should Blog Every Day[…]

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7 Reasons Why Your Blog Is Not Making Any Money

You want to make money from your blog. Don’t deny it. You know the main reason you got into blogging is because you heard people were becoming richer than gods from blogging. Don’t give me that look. You know you want that mansion in Banana Island. Now, if you’re done living in denial, let’s address Read more about 7 Reasons Why Your Blog Is Not Making Any Money[…]

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The Adsense Guide You Probably Shouldn’t Read- Pt. 1

I know. Before you start giving me that shit-eating grin, let me just make one thing clear. I still think AdSense is not everything and there are other ways to better monetize your website. That being said, I’m not going to try to pretend like Adsense is a load of horse crap. Because, one, no Read more about The Adsense Guide You Probably Shouldn’t Read- Pt. 1[…]

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10 Simple Steps To Increase Traffic To Your Blog Quickly!

Ahhh… traffic. The universal buzzword for eyeballs from visitors on your site. It has become the lifeblood¬†of blogging as well as one of its most celebrated terms. You can’t blame bloggers. After all, a large number of the most wealthy bloggers in the world won’t have made it without traffic. And rightly so, seeing as Read more about 10 Simple Steps To Increase Traffic To Your Blog Quickly![…]

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The Sharp Guy Guide: Promoting Your Content Effectively

Let’s face it. All the awesome content in the whole world is bullshit if nobody knows it exists. True talk. It’s like a pastor preaching to a church with no one in it. Or an iPod playing great music with nobody listening. To be honest, if there’s no one listening or reading, that awesome content Read more about The Sharp Guy Guide: Promoting Your Content Effectively[…]