• Is it Time You Published A Book?

    Book deal

    If you have ever considered writing a book this is your big chance. Publishing a book is an incredible privilege and the gift that keeps on giving. And if you have a blog and community that you have already built around your business or brand, then you have already been taking the first steps to

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  • Please stop telling me how bad my website is! This is why…

    I’m sure you’re getting them regularly. Relentless emails from supposed SEO and online marketing service providers who claim to have reviewed your website. Basically, the emails are telling you how bad your website is in order to try to create a need to use their services.

  • How to set up Google Analytics Goals to track MailChimp sign-ups

    When you’re doing marketing activities to get more visitors to your website, you need to be focused on the QUALITY of your visitors rather than the QUANTITY. That’s because quality visitors are the ones who help you achieve results for your business; they sign up for your newsletter, enquire about your services, buy your products

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  • 5 Ways to Jump Start Your Neglected Blog

    Neglected blog

    Have you been neglecting your blog? We are busy people in a busy world and sometimes your blog takes a back seat. Maybe you had too many other priorities, or maybe you just couldn’t face writing one more thing! Blogs are beautiful because they keep the momentum you have built for a period of time,

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  • How to Protect your WordPress Blog from Hackers

    Everything was going along smoothly. The site was bringing in money, I was getting paid by Google, and it wasn’t even needing much effort to maintain. Until… I got hacked. Like really hacked. Then I fixed it and got hacked again.

  • How to Tag your MailChimp Links in Google Analytics

    By tagging your MailChimp Links for Google Analytics, you’ll get information about how many people click on the links in your email, and how they behave once they arrive at your website. This article will show you how to set up Google Analytics link tracking in your MailChimp account.

  • Grassroots Revisited: Star Articles from the Past 12 Months

    A review of our most popular articles from the past 12 months that you won’t want to miss, covering topics related to web copywriting, Google AdWords, Google Analytics, SEO, blogging and more.

  • What’s new in WordPress 3.8

    WordPress 3.8

    Hot on the heels of WordPress 3.6 and 3.7, another quick-fire WordPress release has happened from the folks at Automattic. In keeping with their promise to put out future releases quickly, WordPress 3.8 brings a load of even more new features to the WordPress core.

  • Success or Failure? Why Knowing Your Target Audience Matters

    Know your target audience

    Before you can really think about writing a story about your fab product or service and pitching it to media outlets to get lots of yummy free editorial – you need to get in the minds and lives of your target audience.  Once  you know who you’re talking to and how to talk to them,

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  • Kickstart your first 3 months with Google AdSense!

    Kickstart Google Adsense

    Does anyone actually make any money off all those Google ads on their website? Here’s what I found in the first 3 months moving from a traditional business to trying out Google AdSense. Do you make any real money from it? Yes and no. You probably won’t make a 6 figure income but you can

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