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.

Auto blog to Twitter using Twitterfeed

You are managing your blog, not some social media agency, right? Although you have created your profile in different social media, like Twitter, Facebook or Google+? As time goes, you are notifying your social accounts seems dead...

6 month of blogging each day has passed

I started this blog on October 4th, 2013, and I started my blogging experience with a promise to blog 365 days in a row (including Christmas, New Years day and other) I'm half way there. So I decided to give some...

Change of Adsense ads for better layout - Experiment 1

I have been serving ads on my resources for a while. Today I was looking through my CTR measures, and discovered that ads on my blog performs very poorly. And I decided to change that.For now I had CTR rate about 0.60% on my blog...

90 days in a row of writing articles for a new start-up

I started my blog with a blog contest for myself - Can you blog 365 days in a row. I has been already 6 months since that, and I'm writing articles every day.  Update: The further mentioned start up company in this article...

Cleaning up the mess

So lately I have been over optimized my blog with ads, related blocks e.t.c. and it starts look ugly. I'm not a messy person actually, I prefer clean and simple everything. So I started to clean up mess in my blog. By first I...

I hate blogging

I'm blogging everyday since October 2013, and I'm starting to hate it. I really don't have motivation right now. But I must continue to blog, to achieve my goals I set when started this journey, see: Can you blog 365 days...

Fat head, chunky middle, long tail

Today I asked myself a question - how soon it takes to rank on Google?Based on my experience it could be in average 3-6 month. But I decided to Google this question, and read what other might said, and found a really useful...

Picking Up Travel Niche Website

I've been working with travel niche for the past 4 or 5 years, both as informative portals and hotel reservation sites. For now - I can say, travel niche websites are hard as hell, at least for me. Update: I've...

My top keywords

Today I dig into my keywords list in Google Webmaster to find out what should I optimize next. And found a total crap. Here is my top 25 keywords my blog ranks TOP 10 in Google SERP   Query Impressions...

30 days challenge - switching back from Bing to Google

Nah, it's not for me - or the habit has the most power. After one month of using Bing, I can tell you following - Bing is ok, but Google is much better, so do not bother yourself with experiments of using Bing. After all...

Launching Google AdSense Niche site

As I promised before, I'm launching new niche website to earn some dollars from Google AdSense. See: Finding AdSense niche site So for - I have chosen a niche, did keyword research, made a new site (yeah, it means Page Rank...

Google Adsense 100 EUR Lifetime reached

Today it happened, I finally reached milestone in Google AdSense lifetime revenue 100 EUR, what is equal to ~$137.54.  It took me about 4 and half years :) Yes, I can hear your laughing. I first added AdSense to some of my...

Finding Adsense niche site

I finally made a decision to start a new Google AdSense niche site. Lately I have been searching for different niches to experiment with. I wondered to build a niche website for a country I'm currently living in - Georgia. But...

Organic Traffic down - again

I have already many times on my blog expressed my concerns how Google treats my sites (especially one of them)I have noticed some strange organic search patterns in last month. And yesterday traffic stopped at all. I received...

How to deal with lost Organic Search Traffic from Google SERP

Update: After all I never recovered from this issue of lost traffic and dropped bellow described website after couple of months. Now looking back on this case - I don't blame Google - it was a low content quality...

Strange Search Engine behaviour

It has been a while since I noticed same strange behavior from Search Engines, in mean of traffic driven to my site.First thing I have noticed - in days, when I get referral traffic, search is down. It then comes back normal in...

Another contest - picking up high paying keywords

As you may already know - I'm doing can you blog 365 days in a row contest. I'm not competing with others, I'm competing just with myself. I'm doing this contest to improve my blogging skills, drive traffic, learn new things and...

20 weeks of blogging in row

This week mark 20th week since I started my blogging contest - Can you blog 365 days in rows.What have been done in these 20 weeks?I have tuned my blog visual part, and still continuing work on it.I have received my first traffic...

Setting my first Google Adsense goal

I have been blogging for a while already, just recently I published my first online income report for a grand total of eight dollars. Eight dollars made from Google AdSense. Update: I cracked my Google AdSense goal for $40/mo 19...

Adsense CPC per country - January 2014

Working with Adsense we webmasters look for ways to improve our CTR, but what's more important CPC. We can improve our CPC in many ways, like switching to recommended ad formats, providing highly targeted content. But in my...

How to register your site with Bing Webmaster Tools

There is a great alternative to Google Webmaster tools - Bing Webmaster tools - might help a little if you are looking for ways to improve Bing SEO Signup or login. Once you are logged in Bing Webmasters click on Add site...

SEO Analyzer from Bing

I just wrote post - that this month I'm switching my default search to Bing. I did, and I started to explore - what Bing offers for me.First thing I did - I signed up for Bing Webmasters and added my blog to it. I'll make another...

30 day challenge - switching to Bing

I love to experiment, make tests and measure results. It is good to perform tests. There is always a chance that you will actually learn something new. This time I decided temporary switch from Google to Bing as my...

Facebook boost + Google Adsense = Results

At the end of December last year, I made a post about Facebook boost post to drive traffic, and monetize traffic with Google Adsense. In that post I explained that during month of January I'll perform few tests, to see it on...

Does Facebook have an impact on SEO?

My next big thing this year - is Facebook, if more precise, Facebook ADS for fan pages. Doing some adverts on Facebook, I started to wonder, does Facebook activity makes an impact on SEO?I have heard some speculations on this...

terramatris - professional web design

Yesterday I wrote of mine idea of creating a web agency. Today I'm willing to share websites address, www.terramatris.euAbout terramatris:We provide first class web solutions for organizations and small businesses looking to make...

Creating a web agency

As you may already know - I'm working as Drupal developer, I'm building drupal powered sites. But not only.Working with Drupal doesn't mean - I work just core with Drupal - I do a lot other things as well - like SEO, PPC and...

Link exchange - does it still work?

Back in 90-ties, and early 2000ds - link exchange was must have SEO strategy.  Mainly used to gain Page Rank and better rankings in Google SERP. But then no-follow attribute was introduced, to stop Page Rank manipulations. I...

My first traffic spike - lessons learned: 1,000 users in a day

Two days ago (January 2014) my blog experienced first serious traffic spike, traffic went up from 5 daily visitors to 1114. Pretty impressive growth for a starter blog (er). So what happened? One of my first blog...

Facebook ads to sell a product

Lately I'm getting my hands dirty by using paid Facebook options. I'm buying likes, I'm boosting posts, to drive traffic to site. And now I'm trying to sell a product via Facebook platform.Product: Link ads on tourism...