• Advice

    How To Increase Your Following

    Increasing Your Following Although a lot of people blog as a hobby or just as a way to practice writing/put out their work a lot of people also want to grow their following and and many eventually want to transition into full-time blogging. Whether you just want to have a larger audience, earn an income from blogging or market other services of products you offer like books it is quite beneficial to have a large number of followers. Of course, it is not necessary in any way to have more followers because the most important part of blogging should be being able to put out your posts and interact with…

  • Life

    My Blogging Journey

    My Blogging Journey And Why I Decided To Share It You guys may remember but a while back I took a survey and asked you guys what you wanted to read on lifesfinewhine and I got so many amazing responses. Some people suggested that I should write about my blogging journey over the last six years. I thought this was a really great idea and a while back I did a sort of mini throwback post where I used a site to help me see what lifesfinewhine looked like back in the day and how it’s changed over the years and I got a lot of great comments on that…

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    How To Increase Traffic Via Links

    Using Links To Increase Your Traffic Using links is a great way to increase your traffic and to refer readers to other pages in your blog. If used well links can quickly generate more traffic to your page and can help you build a loyal audience. This can help change your readers from one time reader to loyal readers. Links are also a great way to get more traffic from places outside of WordPress and will help expand your audience. The following are ways through which you can use links to help increase traffic to your blog.  Backlinks Backlinks are the perfect way to diversify your audience and get traffic/readers…

  • Life

    A Personal Throwback Story

    I had been meaning to write this post for a while now but I haven’t had the time until now. What triggered this post was another post I read by Jim Borden, a blogger extraordinaire! Anyway he wrote a post called “The Fascinating Wayback Machine AKA The Internet Archive” and the post is about a site which lets you see what your website used to look like when you first started blogging. I would highly recommend checking out his post which is super interesting and amusing! I was super fascinated so of course had to try it out and it was honestly such a blast from the past. I had…

  • Advice

    Time To Upgrade Your Plan?

    Are You Thinking Of Upgrading Your WordPress Plan? A lot of people have asked me about whether they should upgrade their plan and whether it’s even necessary to upgrade to a paid plan. A lot of times deciding whether or not to upgrade your plan can get a bit complicated and it is difficult to decide when the perfect time is for an upgrade. However, if you are seriously considering upgrading to a paid plan there are some factors you should take into account first. Yes, the payment and plan are reversible but that does not always workout. When I went from the Premium Plan to the Business Plan I…

  • Advice

    How To Get Traffic Outside WordPress

    Why Traffic Outside Of WordPress Is Important A large number of WordPress bloggers are interested in increasing their traffic and I have multiple posts on how to get more traffic from fellow bloggers. However, I did a poll recently asking what posts you guys want to see on lifesfinewhine and someone asked how to increase your traffic to a more broader audience and get readers from outside WP as well. I thought this was a really good idea for a post because a lot of people, including myself, have struggled with this. Here are the ways I have found helpful for broadening my audience and getting more traffic apart from…

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    What Do You Want?

    As you guys know I always appreciate all the input you guys give me and since it has been a while since I took a poll on what kind of posts you want to see on lifesfinewhine I decided this would be a good time to take it. There are only two mandatory questions- the first one asks what broader topics you may want to see on lifesfinewhine while the next one asks what specific posts you may want to see. I want to write stuff you guys are interested in reading, or stuff that will help readers and I want to make sure the majority of my followers enjoy…

  • Advice

    How To Make Readers Return To Your Blog

    The Importance Of Making Sure Your Readers Keep Coming Back It’s important to build an audience if you are planning on monetizing your blog, however, the type of audience you build is also very important especially if you are looking for potential sponsors. Having readers that visit your blog consistently is very important because that means you have a loyal following and that will increase your views in the long run. Having readers who visit your blog only once or twice may increase your following but it does little to increase your traffic. Loyal followers increase your traffic in the long run and show your potential sponsors that you have…

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    Why I Prefer WordPress Vs Social Media

    WordPress Vs Social Media I have been on WordPress for over four years now and I’ve been using social media for quite a while as well. Over the years I have found that I much rather prefer my time on WordPress and that social media can be quite toxic in some ways. I think Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest and other social platforms are fun but blogging has been the only way for me to truly express myself and actually form genuine connections with people. Here are all the reasons why I prefer WordPress over social media: It’s more personal From what I’ve seen on social media it seems that it’s ironically…

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    16K WordPress Followers

    I want to thank every one of my followers for helping lifesfinewhine get to 16k. I am truly honoured that you picked to follow this blog and I truly appreciate your support. It honestly feels like just yesterday I was at 15k and it’s crazy to me how fast this blog has grown over the years! I am really happy to have found an outlet like WordPress because it has truly been a wonderful experience to blog here. This community for the most part is so kind, supportive and inclusive.  I also want to thank everyone for supporting the mental health posts and for sharing their stories. It feels great…