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Ten Ingredients of Great content that engages readers.

It is the desire of every blogger to write a blog post that engages their readers in the best way possible. That is, we want to use all the ingredients of great content that we know of in crafting a great post. We naturally possess this unexplained desire to see our...

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Start a Blog in 2017: Ten Things You Need to Know

Hey so you are planning to start a blog as 2017 commences?  Or got a dead one and you want to revive it? Pretty awesome plan there! With everything being digitized, your business and personal brand need online presence nowadays, more than ever. We will be looking at...

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Mistakes New Kenyan Freelancers Should Avoid.

You have now tested the waters with both feet. It can be tempting and exhausting if you really don’t know what you want and how to work with limited time. These are some critical mistakes which Kenyan freelancers and any other freelancer should avoid: 1. Taking every...

How to Become the Best Freelance Writer

To become the best freelance writer, you need to hours and hours of working on your craft. Becoming the best freelance writer is not such an easy task, as it calls for a lot of hard work. Good thing is the efforts are worthwhile. How do you become a good freelancer?...

job boards for Kenyan freelancers

Most of the major job search sites allow you to search for freelance gigs as well, either by keyword, filter, or category. Generally, there are plenty of sites that cater specifically to folks looking solely for freelance work. Be on the lookout. Below is a collection...

Ten Ways on How to Promote Fiverr Gigs and Manifest Success

Written By: Tariq Mehmood Khan I’ve been a member for a long time, but I only started selling on 7 February, and I’m just coming up on my one-month anniversary. In my first 18 days I created several gigs, made some sales, and earned my level 1 badge. I...

Ultimate Guide for Kenyan Freelancers

Whether you chose freelancing or it chooses you, you’ll only be successful if you become perfect at it. Established Kenyan freelancers like Walter Akolo will tell you that you have to spend hours and hours working on your craft. The first few weeks of freelancing are...

Smart freelancer: Ideas to keep you from burning out.

Being a smart freelancer is never a walk in the park. It calls for intricate, well researched and well written content that is presented in a way that will definitely attract readership. You have to work hard on each blog post to ensure that you have high views at the...

Where to get paid: Top 9 Freelancing Websites for Freelancers.

As a freelancer, getting higher-paying jobs isn’t just a matter of signing up on popular platforms. You need to find and properly bid on the best freelancing websites that actually pay. As a newbie, you will have to branch out, establish a great portfolio of past...

Cold Emailing Tips To Get You Started With Freelancing Career

It’s time to start writing cold emails to your potential prospects, and you don’t know exactly how to go about it.  Cold emailing can be intimidating at first, however, with the right cold emailing tips and enough preps, it shouldn’t. Blogging is almost 1000...

Ten Critical Steps to Writing Unique Blog Posts

In the online world, content is king. It’s what determines whether people are going to fall in love with what you do or not. If your content does not resonate with your audience, then they won’t bother to follow you wherever you want to take them. Remember anyone can...

SEO Guide: Beginners’ Guide to SEO in 2018

SEO? Yes, Some Endless Optimization! Right? Hey, I am going, to be honest with you. SEO is as complicated as it sounds. There is no one-got-it-all SEO Guide. In this beginner’s guide to SEO in 2018, we will cover in depth what you need to do to improve the ranking of...

How to Organize Your Week for Optimum Productivity

Freelancing offers a lot of freedom, but the only way to success is productivity. The liberty of freelancing can be the very road which can lead us down to a highly unproductive path. As freelancers, we face many unique problems when it comes to productivity. Unlike...

16 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Your First Book

You don’t want to sell yourself so low, do you? An eBook is taken more seriously than a normal blog post, no matter how long it is.  An eBook got some gravitas within it. And given the fact that it carries your name, you would want to avoid anything that will degrade...

63 Ways to Make Your Blog Go Viral

‘Going Viral’ means thousands of social media shares, hundreds of sites linking to it and unusually enormous traffic. But do you really want to make your blog go viral? What are some of the ways to make your blog go viral? Seriously though, who...

8 of the Hottest Topics to Blog About

This is a list of some of the Hottest Topics to Blog About . It is quite helpful to new bloggers in search of a favorite niche on which to base a blog, but you need to remember that these are already very well covered topics. This means your blog’s content has...

5 Easy Ways to Gain More Exposure for Your Blog

Blogging has become a simple method of publishing one’s own writing and/or photography, and quite a few bloggers don’t think of it as anything more than that. Yet, it can be more than a mere public online messaging system. It can become a fair or even very...

How to Install WordPress on Bluehost in Less Than a Minute

If you recently opened an account with Bluehost, or you are planning to give them a try, then you really need to understand that WordPress installation is as easy as ABC! The program Cpanel  makes it easy to install third party scripts to your hosting account. If you...

Transcription: Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Transcriber

The Penny Matters occasionally hold WhatsApp discussions on ways to make money online, and this week’s guest was Amel, who took us through Working From Home Transcription Process. Amel was one of the Ajira Digital trainers who handled the Transcription topic....

Simple Tips to Making Money With Email Marketing

Email marketing involves building a dedicated and engaging list of subscribers who will help you grow your business as a blogger or online entrepreneur. Making money with email marketing is only possible when you have loyal subscribers to your blog, and a good email...

Smart Non-Sellsy Ways of Using WhatsApp for Business

There are a whooping 1 billion awesome daily users of the platform. Imagine that! Now apparently is not another social media platform. It’s a more personal platform that enables users to engage in meaningful conversations on real-time.But did you know that you...

How to Generate Perfect Content for Your Blog

The key to becoming a successful blogger is to consistently generate perfect content for your blog; high-quality and perfect content to your blog that people can’t simply get enough of reading. After all, that’s the blogger’s dream, right? It’s true that each blogger...

Simple Tips to Becoming a Social Media Consultant

Would you like to become a social media consultant? Where do you start, and what do you really need? Social media consultants are very active in almost every social media platform, they know what’s trending and also know who is who. Some people start as a hobby...

The Top 12 Tips to Negotiating Salary at a Job Interview

Negotiating salary at a job interview is normally a challenging task for most interviewees. Dealing with the salary question is often the most difficult interview question facing job seekers. Most job seekers feel understandably anxious, embarrassed and uncomfortable...

5 Benefits of Content Marketing for Small Businesses

If you’re looking to promote your small business online, then the chances are that you’ve considered content marketing. Content marketing for small businesses is becoming a great strategy to jump-start your idea Content marketing is, in simple terms, the production...

Three Types of  Blogging Tools Every Blogger Must Have

Do you have the right blogging tools on your new blog/website? Hey, listen… You just installed WordPress on your newly purchased self-hosted account and probably even published an article or two. A dream come true, you are a blogger! Yes, I know that feeling. It...