Waxing Philosophical about Getting Lots of Visitors to My Blog

Forgive me if I wax philosophical a bit about getting a lot of unique visitors to my blogs.

I have always said (as opposed to always heard. Because, well, I have never heard anybody say it but me) that you have to do something once before you can do it twice.

You have to run 50 miles in a day before you can run 100 miles in one day. Yeah, been there, done that.

In terms of traffic – you have to get 1000 unique visitors in one day before you can do it for two days, then three and so on.

You have to get 1,000,000 unique visitors to your site before you can get the second 1,000,000. And so on.

It is perfectly legitimate to say about a site or blog that got 1,000,000

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4 SEO Tactics That Can Pack A Punch To Your Blog

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the most important method to attain a higher rank in the search engine results. A higher rank exposes your brand to get heavy amount of traffic to your blog, which ultimately increases your revenue from blog. While ranking the sites the search engines look for various methodologies in a website. And if you get them wrong your website or blog could be penalized. SEO methodologies are so complex and tedious that it is obvious for users to get confused. Below are few simple tips that you can start implementing in your blog as a starter:

1. Content is the most important aspect of search engine optimization, it is the content that drives the rank of any site in the search results. Do all relative research concerning keywords that are searched in heavy amount on the web. Try to maintain a right balance of the keywords.

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Margaret Thatcher’s tip on finding your blogging voice

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I knew a preacher once who’s favorite line was “If you aren’t you, who’s going to be you?” I am not sure what that had to do with anything in the Bible, but that is a different story.

I am in the process of reading Ronald Reagan’s memoir. Yeah, I know. He has been gone for a while.

One of Reagan’s best friends on the world stage was Margaret Thatcher. Margaret Thatcher has a famous quip that I think helps define voice for a blogger.

Margaret Thatcher's blogging tip on voice
Margaret Thatcher’s blogging tip on voice
 

“People who stand in the middle of the road get hit by traffic going in both directions.”

Others would say, “Get off the fence.”

My dad would say, “Poop (not his words) or get off the pot.”

That’s the thing about blogging. It doesn’t take long for readers to figure out you are trying to be like someone else.

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