Hello Happy Site Owners! In this week’s post you’ll find updates from WordPress, whether it’s time to stop chasing SEO, a super post on setting up a full comment system, how to display PDFs on your site, as well as a rotating testimonial plugin, plus some great YouTube tips. Enjoy!
Email marketing is hotter than ever. “The money is in the list” is on the lips of every successful guru giving free advice. But, your newsletter is not the only worthwhile subscription service on your site. And, all of your offers don’t have to be delivered via email. Read on to discover what other subscriptions you can easily offer and promote and why you should to ensure your name stays in front of your audience.
Hello Happy Site Owners! I hope you enjoyed your Labor Day holiday and are ready to get back in the groove. The first of September seems to really energize folks to get busy with projects. I’ve got multiple clients graduating from the Scratch to Published for Advanced Site Owners class. We went deep into content, SEO, and conversion. Look for announcements of their sites launching soon. How about you, ready to take your site to the next level? There are only a few spots open for the rest of the month. Contact me pronto to pick your start date. (This particular class has sold out for the last three months.)
There are major changes happening at BlogAid. As the site and business continue to grow, I’ve decided to begin outsourcing some tasks. As a soloprenuer, you may feel that it’s all up to you. I did too for many years. But, I’ve come to realize the value of outsourcing to qualified professionals so that I can continue to focus on the tasks that only I can do. See what led to this decision and why outsourcing may be in your near future too.
For the next few days HostGator is offering a super special – 40% off all of their shared hosting packages. And, the best news is, you can still get fully secure, turnkey site setup from me. The offer runs until August 31st, and you need to contact me right away to get on my schedule for site setup. Read on for details.
Hello Happy Site Owners! All this month I’ve been crazy busy behind the scenes producing new offerings that let you make money from BlogAid. No kidding. Plus, ways to get free tech support and site reviews. Details soon. Have you noticed that your Google Analyticator Dashboard module is spitting out an error? See the Plugins section for a short video on what to do about it. If you use DropBox, be sure to see the WordPress section on a new security feature. And, check out the Blogging Tips section for a new series from one of my fave bloggers, Kristi Hines.
The Google Analyticator plugin is no longer providing an a snapshot in the dashboard and now states a “no analytics account selected” error. There is nothing wrong with your authentication. The new Google API is at fault. Here’s what you can do about it, including how to switch to a better plugin, which is the Google Analytics for WordPress plugin by Yoast.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Some super updates this week, like a new Retina-ready Gravatar, a new WordPress for iOS app and a webinar from ProBlogger. Plus, Joost de Valk (Yoast) has some big plans up his sleeve for new plugins, including a Video SEO plugin. And, if you want to break into videos, be sure to see the More Tips section for an easy way to do it (and a great way to get double the exposure).