Category Archives: Blogging

Ideas for Blogging, including websites, information, and tips.

Google Ads: Should blogs have them or not?

Lorelle VanFossen posts an interesting question, If I Had Ads Here, Would You Click Them?, this is very much an issue that IB has been struggling with as well. Hosting Google Ads: Would you? The more observant of you will have noticed that I did run Google Ads on this blog for quite a while, but in the… Read More »

Great Tips #3: Maintain your plugins

Actually, because I had a little time to spend surfing over the New Year period, I came across these excellent suggestions “Check your Plugins this New Year“. While WordPress is self sufficient to run as a system for a novice blogger, the more advanced bloggers like to enhance its functionality using Plugins. There are already a few hundred,… Read More »

Great Tips #4: Related Posts Plugin

I was recently taking a look at my stats for the blog. I noticed that my visitors were only reading one page or so, I recalled that I had at an earlier point had a better rate, but it had dropped to only about 1.13 pages per visitor. I couldn’t figure out why because I had installed it,… Read More »

Payperpost: can it juice its Performancing even more?

Payperpost recently had a major announcement about its company. Payperpost is involved in blog advertising and has recently had a string of successes, including $3 million investment in its future. The latest news is that it has picked up the major assets of Performancing.com: including the metrics technology, the classified ads system, plus one or two other assets.… Read More »

Good Blogs: Dividend Guy Blog

The Dividend Guy Blog – One Guy’s Journey to Passive Income Through Dividend Investing » I’ve been enjoying exploring this blog for a number of reasons. I can’t remember exactly how I came across the blog. But I bookmarked it for further explorations. so here are the reasons I like this blog: 1. it focuses on choosing dividends,… Read More »

Great PlugIns I have used #2: Word Statistics Plugin

I have been using this plug in for quite sometime. I quite like having the ability to know how many words there are in a post. It’s useful! So I’m now recommending this. It also has readability scores, but I don’t know how useful they actually are for writing as I actually tend to just write. The readability… Read More »