Migrating your domain name from Media Temple to NameCheap

I have mentioned in my previous post that I have migrated my hosting from Media Temple to SiteGround hosting. Next comes to the site’s domain name. You have 3 options when it comes to your domain name transfer when you are also switching hosts: This is applicable for cases where you have bought your domain [...]

Migrating my hosting from Media Temple to SiteGround

This year would be my 10th year anniversary with Media Temple. For the past 10 years, I stuck to Media Temple because I lacked the technical capabilities on moving sites from one host to another host. With the USD20 that I am paying monthly, the site loading speed was unacceptable. The final straw came when [...]

When you need to take a break from blogging

When you need to take a break from blogging, take it. It is not always that we would be fully inspired to keep churning out new blog posts. Even the best of us would find that after a long period of blogging, we just run out of ideas or lose the inspiration to type yet [...]

Google August 2018 Core Update- traffic drop on my Health Blog

In the beginning of August 2018 when I checked my traffic report, I noticed my Health Blog traffic has dropped significantly. Most of the traffic of my Health Blog came from US and I tried to check if it was a long holiday or something like that. It wasn’t. Then I found a post by Barry [...]

Page builder themes are not suited for content rich sites/blogs

Divi broken page after changing theme

If you have a blog that is content rich and you monetize it with ads, then a page builder designs like Divi,  Beaver and Wix may not be suitable. Page builders are really popular if you wish to build professional looking websites yourself. Even many web developers utilize page builders to build websites that their [...]

How to use your blog to kickstart your career or get the job that you want

If you have recently graduated and is looking for a job, having a well maintained and professional looking blog definitely put you at a distinct advantage especially if you are looking to careers related to content management, PR, social media, sales and marketing. The same goes if you wish to move towards a career to [...]

When you choose to write for others instead for your own blog

Write for others or for your blog?

There are freelance writers who make quite a comfortable living writing for publications, online sites and ghost writing. I have heard about a freelance writer in Malaysia who live on a happy-go-lucky lifestyle where she writes and then use the money she earned to travel.  When it is my personal choice to prefer writing for [...]

Why write for other sites when you can write for your own blog?

At times when you are doing freelance writing for others, you may be tempted to ask yourself: why not I just write for my blog instead of writing for others? This is something I am sharing from personal experience because of my blogs, I have been approached by individuals/companies to write content for them. I [...]