Video: How to Start a Business Blog

Mike Agerbo welcomes social media expert Darren Barefoot to the show to tell us about an easy way to create a business blog using WordPress, and gives you some helpful pointers to get you started.

Article: How to Get a Concealed Carry Permit

When you obtain a concealed carry permit, you have the legal right to carry a gun on your body at all times. Though only law enforcement professionals once had this right, many states now give regular people the chance to apply for the same type of permit. Most states prevent you from carrying a gun into certain public places such as the church you attend each week and the school where you or your children take classes. Though your state may have different steps for getting one of these permits, many states use some of the same steps.

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Recommended: MaxBlogPress Stripe Ad

Pop-ups, pop-overs and pop-unders are all seen as obtrusive advertising that interferes with the user experience of your blog. The last thing someone needs is a flashy ad message popping up everywhere when they are trying to read your blog’s content.

Enter “Stripe Ads”, a new non-obtrusive way of displaying a single line of advertising message, a special note or other information right at the top of your blog, just like this:

A cool “stripe” appears at the very top of your blog, with a call-to-action to get your blog readers to click on it and be taken to the appropriate landing page. The ad itself is simple, easy to use, and you can have multiple ads rotating according to your needs.

Get it here: MaxBlogPress Stripe Ad

Blogging Tool: Tinderbox

Tinderbox is a personal content management assistant. It stores your notes, ideas, and plans. It can help you organize and understand them. And Tinderbox helps you share ideas through Web journals and web logs.

URL: www.eastgate.com/Tinderbox/

Blog Hosting: WordPress.com

Taken directly from WordPress.com’s “About” page…

“At WordPress.com, our mission is to democratize publishing one website at a time.

Open source WordPress is the most popular online publishing platform, currently powering more than 26% of the web. We wanted to bring the WordPress experience to an even larger audience, so in 2005 we created WordPress.com.

We’re a hosted version of the open source software. Here, you can start a blog or build a website in seconds without any technical knowledge.”

Blogging Tips: 7 Tips for Successful Blogging

By Michele Schermerhorn

So, you have a blog! Do you have traffic? Do you know how to build traffic to your weblog? There are seven proven methods for building readership of your blog. They start with defining the purpose, or life, of your blog. Then, after you have a blog worth promoting, driving traffic is crucial to your ongoing success at blogging.

Here are seven tips to help you build and hold an audience for your blog:
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