13 Blogging Statistics You Probably Don’t Know, But Should [Infographic]

 

13 Blogging Stats You Probably Don’t Know, But Should [Infographic]

Are you making the most of the latest blogging statistics to build a better blog?

You can easily find hundreds of blogging statistics around the web. Some of them are stats that mainly state why blogging is important and the others can help you create powerful blogs. I prefer reading the latter ones and implementing them on my blog to get better results.

So I looked around for studies and graphs that contain stats that can be used to build a better blog and created this infographic. I also included some of the stats from research I had conducted in the past, like this one on How to Build a Credible Blog. Along with the blogging stats I have provided some tips on how they can be used to create a better blog too. Check them out below…

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6 Tools to Improve Your Visual Social Media Presence

 

6 Tools to Improve Your Visual Social Media Presence

Are you making the most of visuals in your social media campaigns? Are you using the right tools for your visual social media presence?

Good use of visuals is an absolute necessity for any business using social media to promote themselves. On sites like Facebook and Twitter images drive the highest engagement. On blogs, visuals in the form of infographics drive high levels of traffic and backlinks and then there are visual based social networks like Instagram and Pinterest which have quickly grown popular.

If businesses aren’t already using visuals in their social media strategies, they should do so now. As I have already covered how to use visuals in my infographic, How to Thrive on Social Media With Images, here is a list of tools that can save time and help improve your visual social media presence…

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Double Your Pinterest Followers In Just 5 Minutes a Day [Infographic]

 

Infographic on How to Double Your Pinterest Followers In Just 5 Minutes a Day

Would you like more Pinterest followers? How about doubling them in just 5 minutes a day?

About a couple of weeks ago I published the infographic 33 Ways to Get More Pins and Repins on Pinterest. And one of the keys to getting many repins is to have a lot of followers. So here’s an infographic from WhoIsHostingThis.com on how to double your Pinterest followers in just 5 minutes a day…

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20 Facebook Tips to Enhance Your Page Presence [Infographic]

 

[Infographic] 20 Facebook Tips to Enhance Your Page Presence

Would you like to enhance your Facebook page presence?

Facebook recently made some changes which have affected several page owners negatively. The only way page owners can counter this is by stepping up their efforts. Luckily there are a lot of wonderful people, on the web, who freely share their tips with us. One such piece I found, with several bits of advice, is  this infographic by Lyubcho. It contains 20 tips that can be used to increase your Facebook presence and is a must read for anyone who wants to get the most out of their Facebook page. Check it out below…

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6 Tips to Make Your Blog Posts More Readable

 

6 Tips to Make Your Blog Posts More Readable

Would you like to make your blog posts more readable?

The key to building a successful blog is to make it all about the reader, if you can create something that they will enjoy and find helpful, they will visit your blog, read your posts and share them with their friends and followers. Quality content isn’t just about the way you write it, but it also about the way you display it. It needs to be easy to read and navigate through. Here are some quick tips on how to make your blog posts more readable…

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Top 10 Social Media Infographics of 2013

 

Top 10 Social Media Infographics of 2013

Last year, we published many social media infographics on Social Marketing Writing, created by both us and others. Most of them proved to be quite popular. So I compiled a list of the 10 most popular social media infographics created and published by us on the blog. Check them out below…

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Best and Worst Times and Days to Post Your Social Media Updates [Infographic]

 

Perfect Time to Post Your Social Media Updates [Infographic]

Posting your social media updates at the right times is the key to improving your presence on any social network. All social media aren’t the same. Each social network has different kinds of users and their daily activities vary. They use these networks at various times and days to engage with the updates published. To attain maximum engagement on your accounts you need to find out what these times are and then schedule your posts accordingly. You also need to figure out the best days to publish them.

To help you with this, I have created a single infographic that contains the best times and days to publish your social media updates in order for them to receive the highest exposure. I have included the networks Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest and Tumblr. So check out what the best times and days to post your social media updates on these different networks are and schedule your posts accordingly…

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6 Tips for Writing Effective Pin Descriptions on Pinterest

 

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Are you crafting effective Pin descriptions on Pinterest? Would you like to write better descriptions for your pins?

The description part of a pin on Pinterest is one of the most important parts. Many people don’t spend much time writing Pinterest pin descriptions. I have seen some pins with great images and random meaningless descriptions (sometimes it’s just one character) as the only way to pin an image is if it has at least one character in its description. People make this mistake because they don’t know that a good description can help pins get more exposure. So today I am going to share 6 tips on how to write great Pinterest pin descriptions that will help your images perform better. Check them out below…

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7 Tips to Instagram Photos That Will Get You More Likes [Infographic]

 

7 Tips to Instagram Photos That Get More Likes [Infographic]

Instagram has quickly become a very popular social media. The site already has over 150 million users. Businesses need to get on this network and share photos too. It’s not just enough if you just post photos on Facebook, as if you haven’t heard, young users are leaving it. And one of the reasons as pointed out by this TIME article, by Victor Luckerson, is that people now prefer using different networks for different purposes and not just using Facebook for everything. Teenagers are using Twitter for statuses, Instagram for photos and spreading their activities across various networks.

Last week I shared the infographic on How to Use Google+ for Business as I haven’t written much about Google+ on this blog. Therefore this week I am sharing with you an infographic, on Instagram, another network I haven’t really written anything about on this site, except for the infographic on How to Thrive on Social Media With Images.

From this infographic, by Curalate, you will learn what types of images get the most ‘Likes’ on Instagram and you can use the tips to take photos with similar qualities to build your presence…

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4 WordPress Plugins to Optimize Your Blog for Pinterest

 

4 WordPress Plugins to Optimize Your Blog for Pinterest

Is your blog optimized for Pinterest? Are you using Pinterest to promote your blog?

Blog owners should seriously consider driving more website traffic with Pinterest as Pinterest is known for its ability to drive visitors.

Pinterest Drives More Traffic Than Reddit, Youtube, Linkedin, Google+ and MySpace

It drives more traffic than Reddit, Youtube, Linkedin, Google+ and MySpace. If your blog runs on WordPress, optimizing it for Pinterest should be extremely easy as there are several plugins that can help you with this. In fact, there are scores and scores of them. To help you find the most useful ones I have written this post which contains 4 WordPress plugins and a few more I have used (and would like to use) to optimize my blog for Pinterest…

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