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From Beginner to Expert: The Art of the Guest Post by Britney Fuller

Whether you are considering guest posting or have been on blogs for some time now, there is definitely an art to writing them online. The goal is not to publish as many posts on as many blogs as possible, but to carefully select blogs that will help you build your brand and Internet presence online and drive traffic to your blog or website.

One of the main reasons guest posting has become so popular is that bloggers need content for their website and writers offer their posts because they want to drive traffic to their own blog or website. By selecting the right blogs for posting, bloggers are guaranteed to receive highly targeted traffic, boost their Internet presence and improve their blogs’ or websites’ search engine rank.

To increase the success rates, guest posters should incorporate as many of the following tips into their overall posting strategy.

Guest Post on Do Follow Blogs

When choosing what blogs you are interested in pursuing guest posting opportunities on, you want to determine if the blog is a do follow blog. The main benefit of posting on a blog with do follow tags is that you know that the link you post leading back to your blog or website will get indexed by the search engines. Choosing posting opportunities on blogs with do follow tags will not only lead to an increase in the number of incoming links to your website or blog it will also be boosting your search engine rank as well.

Select High-Ranking Blogs In addition to selecting to follow blogs to post on, you should also make sure you select high-ranking blogs to write on. Since the ultimate goal of this type of posting is to drive more traffic to your blog or website, you want to post on blogs that have a strong following or are highly ranked. Blogs that are highly ranked receive more traffic.

Write High-Quality, Well-Researched Guest Posts Whether you are first starting out or a seasoned poster, it is extremely important that you write high-quality well-researched posts that is of use and value to visitors. Poorly written posts that are not well-researched and well-written are often abandoned by visitors very quickly.

Guest posting is an art form that involves selecting high-quality and high-ranking blogs to which well-researched and written posts will be posted. The goal is not the number of blogs you post on, but the quality of the blog where your guest post will appear and the quality of the post itself. By taking the time to carefully select blogs and develop posts that are interesting and useful to visitors, bloggers will find that they will boost their Internet presence and develop a strong following over time.

Britney Fuller is a writer who enjoys sharing her knowledge and advice with readers. For more on guest posts, Daily Blog World offers readers reasons why even seasoned bloggers should write guest posts.

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About jcladyluv

Jimmetta Carpenter is the Editor and Creator of the Free Fall Literary E-Zine and the Spoken Like A Queen E-Zine. She has dedicated herself to the power of the words and given into her passion for writing and has been writing poetry officially since the age of ten. She has a book of poetry titled “The Art of Love” published through lulu.com under the pen name Gemini. She is currently finishing up with her first novel and already working on her second. In 1998 she had her poem “Rest In Peace” published in an anthology put out by the International Library of Poetry and in the Spring of 2007 will have another poem titled “Through The Eyes of an Angel” published in another anthology also put out by the International Library of Poetry. She was also awarded the Editor’s Choice Award for that poem as well. She is looking forward to having a very long and rewarding career in writing and hopes that through living out her dreams she can inspire someone else out there to realize theirs. Her advice to other up and coming authors is to NEVER stop believing N your dreams and don’t ever be afraid to dream big. Jimmetta can be contacted by sending her an e-mail at freefall_lbp@yahoo.com or jcladyluv@yahoo.com.

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