21 Ways to Make Money from Poetry and Avoid Destitution

It’s a sad fact that artists never make money until they are dead. At least that was the case in pre-Internet days. The problem was to get the word out there about your work; it used to take decades for your reputation to spread. Has the Internet changed the financial fortunes of artists? In our … Continue reading 21 Ways to Make Money from Poetry and Avoid Destitution

How Soon Can Bloggers Start Making Money from Their Blog?

How soon can bloggers start to make money from their blog? One day? A few months? A year? It does sound like a pretty reasonable question and there are a few things to consider in order for that question to be answered. The results will definitely vary depending on who you ask, but instead of … Continue reading How Soon Can Bloggers Start Making Money from Their Blog?

3 Different Types of Content That Your Blog Needs

When it comes to creating content there is more to it than just writing whatever comes to mind. It’s good to jot down ideas for your articles but this is not what this post is about. What I will talk about here is having 3 different types of content that serve different purposes, to inform, … Continue reading 3 Different Types of Content That Your Blog Needs

$500 Blogging Contest By BlogEngage and Guest Crew

Earlier today (as of writing this) Uttoran Sen, the owner of Guest Crew reached out to me and invited me to participate in his $500 blogging contest. Despite it being late and the contest ending in about two weeks I decided to participate anyway. The reason for me participating even at this late stage is … Continue reading $500 Blogging Contest By BlogEngage and Guest Crew

4 Sure Tips to Writing Unique Articles Others Could Never Copy

You hear the importance of how to write unique content all the time but so many fail to grasp the meaning of it. I know I did. I will admit it took me a while to really grasp the true meaning behind it. So here is some advice on how to write unique content properly, and how … Continue reading 4 Sure Tips to Writing Unique Articles Others Could Never Copy

Make Your Blog Post Go Viral – In 60 Minutes or Less

So you have written an informative, unique article that has the potential to go viral. What now? You know your article contains information that anyone can benefit from but you are either unsure how to get it readers, or you are looking for another way to get it some additional traffic. Allow me to show you how … Continue reading Make Your Blog Post Go Viral – In 60 Minutes or Less

My Story and Core Belief – The Prime Role of Originality

I’m a blogger who’s a fountain of ideas, who makes her ideas come true and who’s passionate about her choice of career. How I Started My Internet Career I started my first website 10 years ago. I wrote poems and hosted them on freewebs.com. It drove traffic immediately. So I registered a domain, learned programming … Continue reading My Story and Core Belief – The Prime Role of Originality

How the Internet Keeps the Roof over My Head

Spring 2010 was a dark time for me. I was 57 years old and lost my job. This was Ireland after the crash of 2008 and I had enough nous to realize that an over-educated Englishman had zero chance of finding a paid job. My unemployment benefit was never going to pay my mortgage even, … Continue reading How the Internet Keeps the Roof over My Head

The WordPress Plugins That Do Not Work

In the article about my experiences with web hosting companies, I wrote about my experiences with blogging platforms as well. I learned html on my own and thought that it would be a good start if I began with plain coding rather than a visual editor like front page, even though I occasionally used it … Continue reading The WordPress Plugins That Do Not Work