Blogging

In this section I'm sharing advice, tips and tricks for running successful blog. Cases studies on implementing social media for driving traffic to blog, affiliate marketing, advertising, remarketing, as well SEO tips and other. A lot of articles on analyzing blog traffic results using Google Analytics.
When it comes down to the Facebook Ads, I have love it / hate it relations, let me explain - I believe Facebook Ads are one of the simplest ways for small business to spread the word, while, at least, speaking about my experience the results are questionable. I'm spending on Facebook ads regularly, my spending/promotion habits are...
It is just that time of the year  when I'm looking back on previous 2016 year in my blogger's career. In today's article I will reveal some data behind the blog scenes - both traffic and income for the whole year of 2016. This blog now is more than three years old, and for the last three years it has gone a long way, I have...
In case you are reading this - most probably I have just sent you a link here. In this article I will explain how to unsubscribe from notifications sent by ReinisFischer.com or (hopefully) from another website sending you push notifications.  Why are you receiving push notifications from me or any other website? Chances are by 99.9...
Soon it will be already three years since Google AdSense units have been featured to this website. In my early days I experimented a lot with AdSense ad unit placements, change of text colors, blending in, blending out and so on. I was eager to increase CTR, CPC, RPM just so more dollars would roll into my bank...
It was on November 14th, 2015 when a new project inside the frames of my blog was born - Piece of Life -  a photo project run by two. Piece of Life mostly features images that didn't find a separate photo story or in most cases just looks great and tells a story.  A brief background: I decided to run this...
One of my favorite automated RSS to social media tool TwitterFeed is going to shut its door on October 31, 2016. In fact - I don't feel surprised at all. A bit sorrow, yes! TwitterFeed has been behind the scenes of this blog for more than 2 years (although, for many other projects I have been using it since 2010 at least), see...
On October 10th, we are celebrating already third blog anniversary of ReinisFischer.com. What have started as a simple experiment have turned out to be a successful business venture. It's just amazing how fast time can fly, it feels just yesterday I wrote an article on second blog anniversary and day before yesterday I wrote...
Web push notifications have been around for a while already. Chances are, if you are reading this article, you have already implemented them on your website or at least you are planing to do it soon. Continue reading and I will reveal how did it go for my first web push notifications campaign. In fact I'm new to web push notifications....
Yes, I know the title doesn't sounds too much promising. Do a quick Google search and there will be zillion of results pointing out how to make $1,000 a day, or at least in a month. No to speak about - how to make a million dollar from Google AdSense. I'm here to tell you my story how I made humble thousand dollars in seven years. Dude,...
In this article I decided to give a short overview on how some (perhaps you) can get sponsored blog post on ReinisFischer.com and how much it costs. I haven't yet published any sponsored posts, and if you will decide to pay for sponsored content on my blog you will be the first. On the other hand time after time I have published...
It took me 34 months or almost 3 years to get to the 1 million page views milestone. In this article I will reveal 3 simple tactics (no tricks here) how I achieved it. I took the title and inspiration for this post from Chris Lema article: How I grew my blog to 1 million pageviews in 18 months (without tricks) 1 million...
Page views are one of the major factors for any website or blog, and most webmasters are happy seeing them grow. Increasing page views can boost your online revenue. There are two basic principles of growing page views - by increasing visits to your site and by increasing page views per visit. Currently my site has pretty low page...
Collecting an e-mail address from your business website or blog is a must have standard for the past decade (at least). Thus  - it all depends. In today's article I'll share my knowledge how you can grow your e-mail signups from your existing website / blog using HelloBar. HelloBar is not another new kid in neighborhood, in...
Recently I started a new micro-niche website, and one of first questions I tried to find an answer - how long does it will take to rank my new website on Google SERP? Luckily, this is not the first new website I have created - as a Drupal developer I have made tons of websites, many for customers and many for myself. So far, the most...
Today by logging into my Amazon Associates account to check my daily earnings from this partner program - I noticed a new, redesigned version. I was using my older laptop with smaller screen size (1024 pixels) - and for the first time the website fitted in my browser window without any right scrolling (now, this means Amazon have...
Learn how I increased revenue from Google AdSense by 289% Year over Year and how you could too.  For a prelude: I have been using Google AdSense for six and a half years by now, from whom first four and a half years generated a really modest sum of EUR 100 ($110 according to exchange rates as of 02/26/2016).from many...
It has been a while already, since the rumors of Facebook to implement dislike button has circulated over the internet, today (February 24) a new Reaction buttons were implemented on Worlds largest social network Worldwide. Today by visiting Facebook I noticed a new emojis on my fan page.  There will be five new emojis:...
Yesterday (February 18) marked another important milestone for my blog - for the very first time my blog traffic crossed 10,000 page views in one day. Now, don't get me wrong - I would love to report 10,000 daily page views instead of 10,000 in one day, which happened thanks to the huge traffic spike made by a dozen of referring...
This time of the year have come when I'm looking back on previous 2015 year. In today's article I will reveal some data behind the scenes - both traffic and income for whole year of 2015. If you have been following my blog for a while, you have already probably noticed that once in a month I cover monthly traffic and income reports....
Let's speak about remarketing on Facebook in today's social media posts series.  I have experimented with Facebook ads a lot, starting from promoting page for getting more page likes, ending boosting posts for getting traffic to my blog. I most cases results have been good. One thing I haven't done actually - remarketing on...
In this article you will learn how to split large .tsv (and not only) files so you can import them to MS Office, Open Office or whatever you need using a small and neat (paid) program called EmEditor. Here is the scenario - I have been booking.com affiliate partner for many years already, I remember few years ago I dreamt I wish I would...
Lately I have spent a lot of time trying to figure out should I sell my stock photos online or not? I have been thinking of using third party services, like etsy, shopify and others. Yesterday I came up with a solution -  I should probably try to sell my photos on my blog, and I decided to go with...
It was just yet another Autumn evening, when back in the October 10, 2013 I registered my domain name www.ReinisFischer.com, but in fact I started my blog some 7 days earlier on October 3rd, 2013. I had my blog been setup and it already was filled with a few articles, before it was actually launched. Yes, such strange behavior probably...
Wow, that title actually sounds pretty scary - some humble $40 per month in 19 months? Poor me! Well.. in fact I don't look on that as something very scary or low income. Back in the 2014 at start of the February, my blog was just about 4 months old, I decided (understood) that to actually succeed anyhow on this money...
I have been partnered with Booking.com for many years (at least 3) and there is one thing I both enjoyed and missed some upgrades- it's Partner Center, I really enjoyed it's simplicity, but on the other hand I was looking for something more appealing, today I received an email from Booking.com Affiliate Program inviting me to upgrade my...
Today when logged into my Google Adsense account I noticed a badge - saying - that I have been with Google Adsense for 6 years already. Damn, this has been a long ride, I actually do remember that 4th September late evening back in 2009, when I finally decided to give it a try for Google Adsense. Here is the fun fact - I have...
Ok, lately I have been into diversifying my affiliate income streams and today when I got a reminder e-mail message from GoDaddy to review and renew my domain names purchased there I decided to take a look - is there actually some affiliate program for one of the worlds largest domain name sellers? Turns out there is. GoDaddy affiliate...
This post comes from my blogs draft section - originally I wanted to name it - How To Use Facebook ADS To Promote blog content, but since I got a negative return of that campaign - I decided to change title and meaning of this blog post - that actually sometimes Facebook ADS (or any other PPC) can do a harm for your blog.‚Äč Some...
Update: I have created a resources page, where you should check for further updates. This page will not be updated anymore. In this blogging advice series, I will cover topics on how to start a blog and make it successful. In this post I will cover things like: how to register a domain name, how to setup a hosting environment...
Time after time I like to review some great services available out there in the wide world web, for example some time ago I did find a great online service I'm using to create handcrafted head pictures for my blog - that service I'm speaking about is canva.com Today I got an email coming from Candy from PearlMountain Technology...