All posts by David Hartshorne

David Hartshorne is a freelance writer helping solopreneurs and small business owners build their online presence through friendly, engaging and shareable web content. When he’s not writing about WordPress and the latest digital marketing tools, you’ll find him chilling with a thriller in Spain.

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Thrive Leads Vs Bloom Vs OptinMonster: Which Plugin Should You Use To Build Your Email List?

Is email marketing still working? Is it really worthwhile building a mailing list nowadays? The short answer is: Yes. Email marketing is still very much alive and kicking, and is well worth the time pursuing. Take a look at these...

/ November 10, 2016
Best Author Box Plugins For WordPress

5 Top Author Box Plugins For WordPress Compared

When you’re running a WordPress site, including your author bio can give a significant boost to credibility. Certainly, when I’ve landed on a new site and read an interesting post I find it more reassuring to see a photo and...

/ August 1, 2016
How To Come Up With Blog Post Ideas

How To Come Up With Blog Post Ideas When Writer’s Block Strikes

When. Not if. It will happen. The question is: Are you ready? Unfortunately, like all other bloggers, you are going to suffer from writer’s block. You will have sprinted out of the blocks after finding your perfect niche and picking your...

/ June 16, 2016
Remarkable WordPress Themes For Serious Bloggers

12 Remarkable WordPress Themes For Serious Bloggers

First impressions count! How many times have you heard that saying? But nothing could be more right with your blog theme. Once you’ve chosen your niche and domain, you need a theme that is going to catch the eye of your...

/ June 1, 2016
Choosing The Perfect Domain Name For Your Blog

Choosing The Perfect Domain Name For Your Blog: A Beginner’s Guide

Once you’ve decided on the perfect niche for your blog, then you need to pick the perfect domain. This is another crucial step on your blogging journey. Think about it for a moment… Picking your domain is like choosing your...

/ April 28, 2016
The Blogger's Guide To Choosing The Perfect Niche

The Blogger’s Guide To Choosing The Perfect Niche

So, you’re going to start a blog – congratulations! Have you decided on the niche for your blog? Have you chosen wisely? Choosing the right niche for your blog is very important. It is fundamental. It is the foundation to...

/ April 20, 2016