Hello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the BlogAid Podcast for Dec. 18th, 2012. I’m MaAnna and ‘tis the season for goodies and I’ve got some for you this week including a new search plugin, two super posts that will improve your content marketing, a new SEO setting you need to know about, and ways to avoid middle startup syndrome. Plus, I’ve got some predictions for what will be hot in 2013. Listen to the podcast now.
Ileane SmithI’m delighted to welcome Ileane Smith of Basic Blog Tips to the BlogAid Podcast. She is a walking, talking encyclopedia of helpful information and generously shares it freely everywhere online. Prior to the podcast we had chosen to narrow our topic list down to ScoopIt and YouTube. But, Ileane knows all the connections and she shared the full circle of how to share content on multiple platforms the easy way, and why you should. Even with that, we barely scratched the surface and when you hear this podcast, you’ll understand why I’ve got to have her back on the show. Listen to the podcast now.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the BlogAid Podcast for Dec. 11th, 2012. I’m MaAnna, and WordPress 3.5 is out and I have a handful of posts and videos to help you make the switch. And, I’ve collected them all into one post for your convenience titled Get Started Right with WordPress 3.5. And remember, you can find links on the site in the show notes for everything I talk about in the podcast. Listen to the podcast.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the BlogAid Podcast for Dec 4th, 2012. I’m MaAnna and this is the week for the new WordPress 3.5 release. Lots of plugins have been updated because of the new release too. This week’s tips include tips on claiming your expertise and stop comparing yourself to others in your niche, the skinny on the new Bing Webmaster Tools Guide, the double-edged sword of comment spam and what it does to your site rank, how to run your online empire from anywhere, and the most spot on list I’ve ever seen for getting more clients. Listen to the podcast now.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the BlogAid Podcast for Nov 27th, 2012. I’m MaAnna I hope all of my listeners in the U.S. had a happy holiday weekend. More importantly, I hope you had some specials on your site for Black Friday through Cyber Monday. As you know, I ran my yearly site evaluation special. I get to celebrate Halloween a little later than most, scaring the beegeebees out of a few folks when I showed them just how fast I could hack their site and every other site they had on their hosting package from there. Yes, we’re getting it all fixed. Look for a blog post on it soon. This week’s Tips Tuesday includes multiple ways to do image galleries, the rising importance of AuthorRank and what you should be doing to capitalize on it, predictions for 2013, and more.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the BlogAid Podcast for Nov 20th, 2012. I’m MaAnna and it’s the week of Thanksgiving in the U.S. I’m going to be keeping Tips Tuesday short today because I know you probably have a lot on your plate this week in more ways than one. First, I want to say thank you in this season of gratitude for everyone who reads BlogAid and especially to those of you who consistently engage with me in blog comments and on social media. As every online solopreneur knows, it is so encouraging to hear from folks. I’m also grateful for every one of you who post such wonderful information online to keep us all informed. I hope I’ve helped turn more folks on to your hard work through featuring it in Tips Tuesday.
I’m delighted to have Alys Milner as my guest on the podcast. She is the owner of Organized at Heart, whose newly revamped site was recently launched. In this interview, Alys talks about her work as a professional organizer and the process of honing her copy writing skills through her experience with her clients that resulted in powerful content for her site, as well as her use of multiple platforms to display images, which play just as an important role on her site as her text content. Listen to the podcast now.
Hello Happy Site Owners! This week’s tips include special plugins for hiding your site, how to get your content shared more, a new reputation management tool from Google, ways to make your business your top priority, a free ebook on marketing metrics, the hot trends for next year, the best length for your YouTube videos, and ways that podcasting can make you money.