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How to handle comments on your blog

23 February 2016 | 30 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

When you’re blogging regularly, people will start responding to what you write. Maybe not right away, but as your blog is growing, you’ll have to deal with comments on your blog. Especially when you write about your world view or opinions, some people will disagree with you. You will, in short, have to deal with …

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Managing a growing blog: content planning

11 February 2016 | 9 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

As your blog gets bigger and attracts a larger audience, content writing becomes content planning and content managing. For larger blogs, a team of authors usually works together. Blogs are written by individual authors, but these authors still have to work together. Otherwise, a blog with the same topic could appear twice. Or, authors could use …

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Managing a growing blog: technical SEO

As a blog starts growing, you’ll need to do more things to keep the technical aspects of your SEO covered. The first thing you should do, whether your blog is big or small, is installing our Yoast SEO plugin. That pretty much covers everything concerning technical SEO. We made it that simple. But, as your blog or …

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6 tips for coming up with blog ideas

21 December 2015 | 11 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

Your keyword research will give you much direction on what to blog about. You’ll have to unlock content around specific words. A word is not yet a topic though. Next to a keyword, you’ll need an angle, a specific story around a keyword, to write a blogpost. And as your blog grows, your inspiration can get …

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Blog SEO: make people stay and read your post

29 September 2015 | 9 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

When you succeed in getting visitors to one of your blogpost, you want them to stay and read your stuff. Readers (and especially first time visiting readers) are bored really quickly. You should grab their attention extremely fast and help them to understand the main message of your blog. In this post, I will give five …

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Writing for your blog: the text objective of your blogpost

6 January 2015 | Marieke van de Rakt

I previously wrote posts about the structure and about the style of your post. In this post, we will focus on the purpose of your text. A lot of people forget to properly formulate the purpose of their blog post or article. This is unfortunate, because if you do not properly define the aim of …

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