Category Archives: Digital Publishing

Blogging – is the HTML keyword meta tag dead?

Yes; most of the major browsers will recognize and accept the HTML keyword meta tag. To the major search engines use the keyword meta tag? Basically, no. Most of the major search engines simply ignore the HTML keyword meta tag … Continue reading

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WordPress – What is a Tag?

What is a Tag? A Tag is one of the pre-defined metadata classifications in WordPress. Blog article creators can add tags to their WordPress posts in coordination with categories and menus to organize and provide internal site search capabilities. In … Continue reading

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The Optimizing For Google Fallacy

There are great many posts that which could be found on the web that speak to how to optimize for Google. Actually, when it comes to speaking of search engine optimization (SEO) there is probably an extreme bias towards optimizing … Continue reading

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Which Blog Posts Are Best?

Even if you recognize the importance of a blog , you should also understand the fact that every blog post is unique. A blog that has relevant content of high  quality to garner the attention of the audience and compel … Continue reading

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Why and How to Prioritize Blogging?

Why and How to Prioritize Blogging Blogging is on the list of trending things of the era. The term that finds its origin in the phrase ‘web log’, blogging is one of the marketing tools, of businesses nowadays. A blog … Continue reading

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How To Write A News Blog Post

Blogging for your website provides content that the major search engines welcome. For a start, the more frequently you update the content of your website, the better you will rank over time. If your content is interesting, relevant and engaging, … Continue reading

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What is the Difference between WordPress Pages, Posts and Portfolios?

What is the Difference between WordPress Pages, Posts and Portfolios? One of the main areas that confuse most WordPress users is distinguishing between a Page, a Post, and a Portfolio. These three terminologies have differences that are pretty simple to … Continue reading

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Amazon Short Reads: How Many Words Equal A Page?

Kindle Short stories are increasingly becoming popular on Amazon. These are stories that range from about 1 to 100 Kindle pages. They can be read in about 15 minutes to 2 hours or more. If you are publishing, you must … Continue reading

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7 Best Practices for Writing Listicles

A listicle is a web article or blog post in the form of a list and which is outlined in a numbered or bullet point fashion. Why listicle best practices? Well, because listicle writing is actionable, it is imperative to … Continue reading

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Writing an Article vs. Writing a Blog Post:What’s the Difference?

Have you ever wondered what the difference between writing a blog and writing an article is? Today, the words “blog” and “article” are often used interchangeably and almost synonymously, so much that the line between the two is virtually nonexistent. … Continue reading

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5 Basic Types of Blogs

If you’re new to blogging and are seeking to grow your audience, or have been doing it for a while now, then you understand the challenge of creating unique, compelling, and valuable content for your readers and potential leads. This … Continue reading

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An Author’s Introduction to RSS Feed/News Sites

The information age is fantastic, but there’s only one problem: too much information. It’s very difficult to keep track of your favorite blogs, sports, and news without some help. One of the ways to achieve this is by using RSS … Continue reading

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Should you have your own writer or book website?

Every author, published or unpublished, needs a platform to reach their target audience. An author website is one among the many platforms available today. If you’re looking to pursue a professional, long-time career in writing it’s important, you start building … Continue reading

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eBooks and DRM: Should eBook Authors Use Digital Rights Management (DRM)?

What is DRM? Digital Rights Management (DRM) is a term that refers to a set of control technology approaches that restrict unauthorized access and use of proprietary hardware and copyrighted works in digital media. While the applications are endless, the … Continue reading

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Blogging – What Are Long-Tail Keywords And To Use Them

Long Tail Keywords for search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most important things you can learn if you want to find the fastest way to the top of the search engines. And if you’re not at the top … Continue reading

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How You Can Leverage Pronouns To Improve Your Blog Article SEO

Despite all the hype around search engine optimization (SEO), there are some very simple things that a writer can do while creating their blog posts which will improve their SEO and in some ways make the blog procedure read. Perhaps, the … Continue reading

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Why You Should Post Blogs Regularly

Just as we refuel our car engines every time they are almost empty, the blogs you post on your site perform the same function. It is the medium of attracting more traffic, sure way to get new visitors to your … Continue reading

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My Writing Approach

In a recent comment for one of my blogs, I was asked what my writing approach was and I honestly don’t think I had previously described the way I write.  So here goes. My approach is straightforward and very old school. My … Continue reading

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WordPress – How To Get A Long URL to Wrap

I’ve been having a challenge with a couple of my blog sites where long URLs have not been wrapping and running off the side of the page to the right out of the visual range, which has been pointed out … Continue reading

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Blogging – Software Tools I Use

I thought it might be useful to put a short list of the tools that I use to create an update my blogs. I don’t use anything spectacular just the basics, but here’s a quick inventory of the tools I … Continue reading

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