Bringing the Traffic In

Great tips on how to generate traffic to your blog! 🙂

Are you looking for new ways to drive traffic to your blog?  This is always a challenge to make sure you keep people interested and coming back, but also getting new “traffic” brought in.

This is just a straight to the point top 10 list of tips and how to’s that I’ve learned from others, and picked up along the way in my journey through the blogging realm.  I hope these tips help you as they have helped me.

  1. Promote your blog posts on the major social media outlets – Including a link back to your posts can considerably increase traffic.  Check out an older post I did on using Social Media for some tips “Typing Tid-Bits for Social Media”
  2. Check the Headlines – Your headlines are what get peoples attention, particularly when you share your blog posts via social media; make sure they pique interest and relate to…

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Community Pool

Awesome!! I am really loving The Daily Post 🙂 So much great info on how to make your blog super awesome!! Tips, advice and a community pool to get connected with other bloggers!

The Daily Post

Have you just published a new post and are dying for some feedback? Did you recently start your blog and could use some layout or design advice from your more seasoned peers?

Tap into the wisdom of The Daily Post blogging community and leave your question here in the comments. Others can then click through and offer input either on your site, or in the comments here (feel free to indicate which you’d prefer).

To help us make the Community Pool a productive space for discussion, here are some tips you might find useful:

TIP: To keep from losing your place in the comment thread while you visit others’ blogs, right-click on a link to open it in a new tab or window.

  • While you’re not required to, we encourage everyone who requests feedback to also reply to at least one or two other bloggers who need some help. Spread the love!
  • The Community Pool…

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So true!

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Dancing Elephants by Heinrich Kley Dancing Elephants by Heinrich Kley

What nobody tells you as an artist is that every project starts at the beginning. Not just the blank page, the empty stage, but that you have to re-establish your credentials and your quality every time. You can coast on reputation a little, but it doesn’t last long if you don’t deliver.

What nobody tells you is that praise—a standing ovation, a good review, your teacher’s approval—makes you feel good for a day, but one line of internet criticism from a stranger reverberates in your skull forever.

Frankly, I don’t see what all the fuss is about.

(I tried to feel bad when that critic killed himself the next year, but I didn’t.)

What nobody tells your boyfriend is that writing 3000 words in a calm, soothing, supportive environment still leaves you too tired to call home at the end of the day. So does…

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A Shade Of Pen



Sometimes, it is not humans that teach us the words of love.

Sometimes, it is not humans that teach us the way to live.

Sometimes, it is the little birds

That flutter beautifully in the air

Sometimes, it is their heartfelt gestures

That makes you wish to fall in love

Sometimes, it is the way they look

That makes you wish you were a bird!

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