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    An Update- Kind Of

    If you haven’t read yesterdays post I would recommend you do so before reading this one. You can read it by clicking here. So, I want to start out by saying THANK YOU! You guys are absolutely amazing and I truly appreciate everyone’s support on my last post. I am always so touched by how caring and supportive this community is and that’s why it’s so difficult for me to consider leaving it. You guys have become like family to me and I truly appreciate every comment you guys leave. WP’s Response I decided to share the emails with you guys so that you can see for yourselves just how…

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    I'm Done With WordPress

    If you read yesterdays post you probably know that I was having trouble with my WordPress site. I was not surprised because that happens quite often because WordPress does have quite a few bugs it needs to work on. The problem was that I was not able to like or follow other blogs/posts. I contacted the Happiness Engineers and although they were very nice they were not able to fix the problem and I was told the team was working on it. I was busy yesterday so I just hoped for the best and moved on. Today I did a bit more research and from other peoples experience it says…

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    It's My Blogiversary!

    It’s my blogiversary you guys! I’m so excited to have been on this blogging journey for six whole years (technically five if you count it as 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020 but I’ve been counting it as 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) and I can not thank everyone enough for showing me so much support over the years. You guys have always been so supportive, encouraging and kind to me and I am so grateful to be part of this amazing community and platform. I will always be thankful that I joined WordPress and I look forward to having so many more years of blogging. As a celebration game…

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    How To Give Your Blog A Makeover

    Why You Should Give Your Blog A Professional Makeover A lot of times the reason your blog is not getting enough traffic or not growing as much as it should is partly due to the way that it looks. Your readers, potential subscribers and even potential sponsors may be turned off your blog if your blog does not look a certain way. People prefer sites that look more professional and be very user friendly. A lot of blogs may not be easy to navigate and readers may have a difficult time locating specific posts, new posts that have recently been published or posts on certain topics they are interested in.…

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    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…

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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…

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    How Email Marketing Can Help Grow Your Blog

    Email Marketing And Its Benefits For Your Blog Marketing is a very important part of blogging if you are looking to grow your blog or start making an income through blogging. Many businesses rely on email marketing as a way of attracting new customers. For blogger, it can also be a beneficial way of increasing traffic, followers and even gaining some income. Here are just some ways in which bloggers can use email marketing. Build loyal readers through a mailing list A mailing list allows regular readers to easily keep up with all your latest posts. Every time you post new content, you can share it to your mailing list,…

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    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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    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 Your Blog Is Not Growing

    If you’re blog is growing at a slower rate than before or has stopped growing completely you don’t need to freak out just yet! It is most likely something quite simple that you can fix. Here are some reasons why your blog might have stopped growing and how to fix it: Spamming- If you’ve been spamming other bloggers it is likely they are not going to be visiting your blog, following your blog and some of them may even block your blog. Instead of spamming people with posts or comments try to make genuine connections with people. This will work a lot better and you’ll end up making connections with…