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Beware These 5 Crazy Demands from Guest Bloggers

April 2, 2014 by Deborah Sweeney

Beware crazy guest bloggers / shutterstock

Open up your blog to outside writers and you'll quickly find content marketing’s seedy underbelly, rife with pushy, demanding guest posters. I chatted with a few bloggers about their own experiences with guest blogging, and we found that there were typically five demands that bad guest posters will make.[read more]


Socially Stephanie: All About Guest Blogging

March 1, 2014 by Stephanie Frasco

Socially Stephanie to the rescue!

"Dear Socially Stephanie: I recently heard that guest blogging is a no-no. Do you agree? I'm not sure if I should focus my time on it." This week, Socially Stephanie explains why guest blogging is under fire, why you shouldn't be scared away from it, and how to do guest blogging right.[read more]


How to Supercharge Your Social Engagement with Guest Blogging

February 20, 2014 by Nathan Rossiter

Want more followers?

With the right approach to guest posting you will find that your social engagement increases naturally as people read and appreciate your contributions to their favourite blogs. But there are a few things you can do to supercharge your efforts and the social engagement you receive when guest blogging.[read more]

How to Choose the Best Blog Syndication or Guest Post Opportunities

November 23, 2013 by Carrie Morgan

There’s a lot to love about having your posts syndicated. More visibility. More reach. More traffic. More influence. More social sharing. Same goes for writing guest blog posts – if content marketing is your strategy, mastering website selection for where to place that content is essential.[read more]


The 7 Deadly Sins of Guest Posting

November 17, 2013 by Jill Stanton

Guest Post Best Practice

Normally around these parts we discuss different social media strategies that our fellow marketers and business owners can use to build our brand, promote our business, and build a relationship with our customers. Well, today I'm shaking things up![read more]

5 Reasons You're Not Allowed to Guest Post on Our Blog

October 18, 2013 by Amy Edwards

Guest blogging don'ts

We’ve blogged about the top mistakes you can make when pitching for guest blogs before… and we’ve even written you a nice little list of the 14 Dos and Don’ts of Guest Blogging Requests - but as our inbox proves, our words have fallen on deaf ears – so we thought it was time to take a different approach.[read more]

How Businesses Can Get Guest Bloggers to Help Promote Their Brand

October 16, 2013 by Deborah Sweeney

Sharing is ultimately more of a two-way street for both the business hosting the blog as it is for the blogger – which we don’t think about as much as we should. If you want a guest blogger to chat up your brand as much as you do them, here a few tricks of the trade to follow to ensure a happy word of mouth relationship.[read more]

What to Ask From a Guest Blogger

June 2, 2013 by Deborah Sweeney

Guest posting is a partnership between two individuals and on the content manager end, there should be some idea of what the blog post you plan on featuring from the guest writer should look like.[read more]


When Is the Right Time to Start Accepting Guest Posts?

January 2, 2013 by Tapha Ngum

I see a lot of blog and site owners making this same mistake, when accepting guest posts onto their sites. They very often allow content that is not relevant at all to their sites to get published, diluting the general feel and tone of the site before it even has a chance to grow and mature.[read more]


Google Panda Makes Guest Blogging Essential

April 6, 2012 by Ripley Daniels

The Panda-dubbed updates to the Google algorithm that started changing ranking factors (and search results) in early 2011 have dramatically shifted the search marketing game.[read more]

Staying Hungry: 5 Things You Can Learn From A Startup

November 3, 2011 by Tammy Kahn Fennell

One of the best things about the start up mentality is the hunger. It's the "can't and won't fail" attitude that keeps you going, even when there's little or no money in your pocket. As companies grow, complacence sets in, and people often forget what made them successful in the first place.[read more]


How to Generate $500,000 in Leads by Guest Blogging

March 6, 2011 by Andrew Hunt

Sounds amazing, doesn`t it? It is. Sounds too good to be true? Well, I am still pinching myself…so I’m not dreaming. About a week ago I decided to try an experiment. While I have had many people comment that my From Click to Closed blog had some amazing content, no one really knew about me. Partners I had worked with called me their best kept secret. Well, I decided to do something about it.[read more]

10 Places to Find Blogs to Guest Post On

September 10, 2010 by kwame boame

Guest blogging helps you spread the word about your business or website. It is one way I get more people to view Sociatic and increase my RSS subscriber counts. It is also definitely one of the ways to become a better content marketer. Have you found any value in guest posting? If you haven’t, then you haven’t been looking in the...[read more]

What Guest Posting Can Do for You

August 1, 2010 by Ann Smarty

Guest blogging is one of the most effective way to get recognized in the relevant community, to position yourself as an expert and to develop the strong reputation. It is one of the most powerful networking and connection building tool too. This article looks at the three most essential guest blogging benefits.[read more]

10 Rules To Help You Become A Super Hero Guest Poster

July 26, 2010 by Sean Smith

One of the quickest ways to drive targeted traffic and build your reputation on the internet is to post an article or blog post on other, more authoritative websites within your industry or niche. This is known as “guest posting”, and I’ve mentioned it a few time in past blog posts and more so in my free Internet...[read more]

How to Experience Guest Blogging Success

February 14, 2010 by LaTosha Johnson

I do not think I need to convince you about the importance of blogging. However, if you are looking for ways to take your blog to the next level, you should entertain the idea of being a guest blogger. Guest blogging is the ultimate win-win situation for bloggers. The guest blogger is able to expand their network. The blog's owner will...[read more]

Ghost blogging: Just don't do it

December 12, 2009 by Neville Hobson

A topic that's guaranteed to provoke some passionate opinion is that of ghost blogging: whether it's right or wrong and whether you should do it or not in a business context in particular. I have written about it before, most recently in July in a post that resulted in a terrific discussion in the comments. The topic came up again...[read more]