Part of growing your blog is the savviness of understanding your readers. When you’re just starting out, starting again or in a regular blogging groove, it’s natural to post about any and everything related t... Read More
Lately I've noticed a growing trend where reporters, readers and other bloggers share their distrust of high profile bloggers. Whether it's because of accusations of plagiarism, not disclosing their brand ... Read More
One of the biggest concerns facing bloggers is engagement: how many comments are we receiving, how do our readers interact with us, are they sharing our posts, and what kind of feedback do we get?... Read More
We established last week's editorial calendar for IFB on the Friday before Sandy hit. The topic of pleasing your readers verses pleasing yourself was one I was going to tackle this past Thursday, ... Read More
Internet haters-- anyone with a blog has them, but how do you manage them?
It's easy to forget that any success, income, or notoriety we achieve through our blog, we owe as much to our readers as to ourselves. Without them, our sites would just be digital diaries serving only to o... Read More