Affiliate Blogging Ninja [Review]

Today I’m doing a review of Affiliate Blogging Ninja, a new blogging training program by Shreya Banerjee.   [video_player type=”youtube” youtube_remove_logo=”Y” width=”560″ height=”315″ align=”center” margin_top=”0″ margin_bottom=”20″]aHR0cHM6Ly95b3V0dS5iZS9qTjF6a0hxa0hwbw==[/video_player]   Affiliate Blogging Ninja is a brand new video training program released by Shreya Banerjee. The front end offer is a training course that claims to show you step by step how to setup your own blog and start making a profit with only taking you two hours of investment every month. With the purchase of this offer Shreya will teach you many things that are essential to setting up your first blog.  Which platform and plugins you need to be successful, creating content that your readers will enjoy, how to drive traffic to your new blog and ultimately how to turn those visitors into dollars. There are...

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Get Google Authorship Working For You

So now that we know what Google Authorship is and how important it is to the promotion of our content and branding it’s time to get verified! Here are the instructions from Google to set up your authorship correctly.  The instructions are a little thin so I will take you through the steps below. Google requires: A profile photo on your Google+ account A byline on your content where your name appears on every page of your content You byline must match your Google+ name Have an email address on the same domain as your content If you don’t have one already you will need to create a Google Plus account and ensure it contains photo of yourself.  The photo must be a head shot where you are recognizable.   Step 1: Link Your Google Plus Profile To Your Website Google needs to verify you as an author even on your own site Therefore you must create a link between your Google Plus profile and your website.

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Why Google Authorship Is Important For Your Branding

Have you heard of Google Authorship? If you are a content creator then you need to know what Google Authorship is and how it will benefit you. On the surface Google Authorship will place your photo along with your byline in the search results beside your article title.  Just like how video results appear in the search results.  Most people are drawn to the results that contain images as they really catch your eye. It is pretty cool to see your name in the search engine lights! Here is an example of what you might see. Google Authorship is a highly effective way to promote your content and brand yourself as an authority at the same time. They use what is called “Rich Snippets” to gather the information and show the author’s photo (which is attached to the authors Google+ account), full name and the amount of G+ circles they are members of. Google Authorship ties in your Google + profile and creates a verified connection between content created on the internet and...

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QUICK UPDATE: Favicon Changed!

I came a cross a great tip last week to make your new blog look a little less like a “newbie” blog… When starting a new blog most people concentrate their time and efforts on changing the blog theme…but one way to really make you blog look seasoned is to change the favicon. What’s A Favicon? A favicon is a little icon that appears next to the web address at the top of your browser.  So as you can see by the picture below I did not have a favicon for my blog before learning this little tip. How I Changed My Favicon The first this I needed to do was to turn an image in to a favicon.  The favicon is 16 pixels by 16 pixels. This great site will convert your images into the proper favicon format.  Check it out here: Once you have created your favicon all you have to do is install it into your websites root folder. Since I am using the Thesis Wrodpress theme I was able to upload my favicon directly through my theme. Here is what my favicon looks like...

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QUICK UPDATE: New Social Media Widget

I have been searching for a plugin or widget for my blog so that I can add my social media profiles. I found a great widget called Social Media Widget (Original Name…LOL).  But the widget lets you add all the social media profiles that I can think of. I have added the widget to the top bar of my blog and I think it looks great. Please comment below and tell me what you think. Talk Soon, Trevor  

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