Tricks of the Trade2:37 PM
On one of my many sleepless nights, I was surfing through the blogging world[addiction!] when I stumbled upon this blog - My Silhouette - which I really really liked. It reminded me of when I had started blogging and the goals I had set for myself. In between, though, I think I didn't follow my own rules but thanks to Bess, I am back on track from here on, now. Here goes ...
1. Avoid The "Yellow Pages"
Blogging directories are a waste of time. Everyone wants more visitors, but it'sunsatisfying to look at page statistics and see just a bunch of random clicks. By not listing my blog on a directory, I can watch it grow through reputation and word of mouth. Having a few new stumblers everyday is much more exciting than 100 viewers just clicking through a directory!