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How Can Social CRM Boost Your Blog SEO?

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It is quite clear that that social CRM is an integral part of the sales process across all kinds of businesses. As a blogger, I find it of huge help when it comes to improving the overall performance and SEO of my blog.

With Social CRM you can identify leads, reach out to customers with awesome engagement and experience, and achieve a high conversion rate. For bloggers, it can lead to greater social engagement, increased traffic, satisfying audience experience, a boost in ad clicks and more.

How does that happen? Simple, Social CRM boosts your Blog SEO

In a nutshell, it helps you gather data that allows you analyze audience behavior and search patterns and align them with your blog niche.

You are able to create strategies that help you communicate better, solve trending problems and improve your blog ranking. As your SEO improves, your blog monetization will increase due to incoming traffic and increased ad engagement.

Here are some ways how Social CRM can help your Blog perform better.

#1 Analyze Audience Profiles

As a blogger, you should be very clear so as to who your target audience is. You don’t have to speculate and imagine profiles to create posts. Social CRM features and reporting standards track audiences for digital footprints and take the guess work out.

They provide essential data like email open rates, engagement patterns, ad clicks, demographics, interests of potential customers and much more. You get to know what kind of social media channels people use, which groups they are active in and what kind of content they engage with.

You also get informed about the keyword patterns that they search. All this data helps you develop content ideas and campaigns that attract your target audience.

With the help of social CRM you can:

  • Create a trustworthy site that solves actual problems for your readers
  • Convert maximum traffic
  • Know about search queries and incorporate them in your plans.
  • Identify problems that need solutions
  • Draft content styles that are attractive and much more

#2 Target Influential Bloggers In Your Niche For Branding Relationships

As Social CRM directs you to audiences interested in your niche, you are bound to find influencers and top bloggers who have authority and establish a relationship with them that can benefit your blog.

Guest posting and contributions are a great way to get the link juice flowing and increase your blog outreach. Sponsored content on authority blogs help you in reaching large new audiences instantly and provides a much needed outreach boost to your content.

You can also invite these influencers to post content on your blog and get direct exposure from their established networks.

As Social CRM tools track your readers’ social influence, it can easily lead you to the top influencers in your sector. You will find platforms, bloggers and communities that are perfect for your content publication.

#3 Filters Frequently Visited Channels

The best way to boost traffic for your blog is to filter out those social media channels where your target audiences are highly active and then target your content campaigns that way.

If your potential readers are on twitter and you are incessantly promoting content on Instagram then it wont be of much help. However, Social CRM tools allow you to filter out popular channels and tell you whether its worth posting on a particular one. It can tell you if you have a following on SnapChat that you weren’t even aware of it and whether Twitter is best for engaging with leads or brand advocates or both.

Social CRM Tools also filter out keywords searched by your target audiences on these platforms. This can help you in creating content ideas that actually attract your readers. You already know when and where to post them. The only thing required now is attractive content.

This kind of targeted campaigning boosts traffic to your blog and consequently improves the SEO.

#4 Social CRM Tools Allow Instant Communication with Online Audiences

If you want your blog to come on top of Google search rankings then audience engagement is key. Google’s internal algorithms peg those sites on top that provide the most valuable user experience.

The more your interact with your audiences the more benefit your blog receives. Social CRM tools allow for maximum efficiency through automation in this area. Otherwise, managing audience engagement over multiple channels, communities and groups can be a tiring task.

I recently tried Vtiger CRM, an on-demand solution made for enterprises. I leveraged some of its features for my blog campaigns. Let me share one of its features and how it helps my blog outreach.

#1 Enhanced Automated Contact Management

With Vtiger CRM on-demand, I received a bucket load of features including a comprehensive contact management interface, which looks something like this:

Social CRM Vtiger

This instantly allows me to see a complete history of my relationships with my blog and email subscribers. Not only that, I can store personal information like emails and contact numbers, attach notes to them and see entire logs and threads of communication I have had with them.

This allowed me to tap into my readers’ interests, requests and the kind of relationship they have with me. Personal information and relevant entries help me decide on more relevant content strategies and I am able to provide greater value in my blog posts.

#2 Efficient Engagement with Readers Across Multiple Channels

Vtiger, also allows me to send instant emails or interact with audiences from one window with a few clicks. Members in my contacts can be tagged and communicated with. This allows me to instantly connect with new subscribers and interact with them on an elementary level.

I can assign various filters to my contacts land get alerts for instance when they become active, or when they are idle. You can customize these filters according to your personal needs.

They also have an advanced interactive calendar. Here I can schedule important tasks like publishing, follow-ups, delegated deadlines and more. Automated reminders are set. This allows me to stay on top my plan each step of the way.

engagement

Contacts can easily be integrated, imported and exported from CSV files, emails, forms submitted on your website and even third party apps like Google contacts. Vtiger automatically imports everything and compiles them into one standard database.

In conclusion, blog management is easier at the start, when you have small traffic, low post outreach and are just starting out. As you scale up, you involve teams, and the workload increases manifold in a short span of time.

Therefore, Social CRM is an indispensable method for attracting more readers and boosting your Blog SEO. Features like contact management, post scheduling, social media automation is just a scratch on the surface of what you can achieve with an effective CRM tool. The rich data it provides also ensures you create the right kind of content and connect with your readers, and potential readers, where they are already searching.

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Chitraparna Sinha is the founder of Esmee Network, a company that offers digital marketing solutions to business owners through creatively engaging content development and marketing services across multiple verticals to improve branding and business revenue. She has been writing weekly columns on BloggingTips since early 2012.

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How Can You Turn Criticism into Blogging Profits?

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I wrote an entire eBook on lessons I learned from critics:

6 Life Lessons I Learned from Nasty Critics

As you see greater blogging success, you get criticized.

No blogger avoids criticism.

Learning how to convert nasty criticism into blogging profits helps you be a highly successful blogger.

Picture This

Imagine someone tossing big rocks at you.

Fools step in front of the rocks, injuring themselves.

Idiots catch the rocks and throw said rocks back at folks, wasting precious time and energy on rock tossing morons.

Wise humans avoid the rocks, allowing the stones to reach terra firma, and build a castle from all the granite-type rocks tossed their way.

Highly successful, happy bloggers are like wise humans; building something meaningful and profitable from inevitable criticism, versus taking criticism personally (stepping in front of rocks) or fighting critics (throwing rocks back at rock throwers).

I wrote 2 eBooks on the topic.

In addition to the prior eBook I also wrote:

How to Turn Harsh Blogging Criticism into Sweet Blogging Profits: 11 Tips

Observe the product page.

I profit through an:

  • eBook version
  • audio book version
  • paperback version
  • mass market paperback version

of the topic.

I make money through 4 income streams based on teaching folks how to profit through blogging criticism.

How can you convert criticism into coin?

Follow these tips.

Breathe Deeply and Relax

Most humans:

  • fight criticism
  • feel the sting of criticism
  • feel embarrassed about being criticized
  • fight critics
  • go into a shell after being criticized

Breathe deep. Relax.

Feel energies and emotions in reaction to being criticized.

Release said energies.

Be calm, confident and poised.

Establish the proper energy for profiting through criticism.

Gain Clarity

Criticism is a projection of individual; we see ourselves in others.

100% of the time, critics speak 100% of themselves, not you, through their criticism.

Knowing this, you do not take criticism personally. Ditto for gaining clarity in all you do, blogging-wise.

I reacted with anger, annoyance, embarrassment and shame on reading my first few 1 star audio book reviews. Turns out, those fear-based feelings needed to be addressed and released for me to generate more income through audio books.

Increased profits flow to bloggers who feel clear on income channels.

Being criticized forces you to face, embrace and release fears concerning income channels, said clearing resulting in clarity and greater sales.

If you react negatively to criticism, the reaction suggests you have fears to feel and clear regarding the criticism. Clearing these negative energies allows more profits to flow through the income streams because fear strangles income while clarity increases income.

Convert Criticism into Tangible Products

Turn hate into create.

Convert criticism into tangible profits.

Note my 2 eBooks, my audio book and paperback.

Create an online course to help your readers process criticism.

Strike while the iron feels hot; create immediately after receiving criticism to allow your prolific ideas to flow.

Add a price tag.

Profit.

See Problems and Profit in Projection

I create:

  • blog posts
  • guest posts
  • videos
  • podcasts

based on critical projections bandied about by critics.

Critics may or may not see errors in their ways.

This was from my 2 month trip to Oman.

I just stress how criticizing promotes their failure, strangles success and prolongs misery and suffering, based on my content.

If critics wake up and read, these folks become likely readers, fans, customers and clients, because if I solved their problems for free I can solve their problems for pay.

Profit through the Discipline of Detached Observation

Observing feelings from a detached, calm, confident energy versus reacting to feelings is a skill most millionaires cultivate.

What better way can you develop this skill than by reading and processing criticism without reacting to your emotions?

Wealthy bloggers observe knee jerk reactions in their being, feel energies, release, and proceed to profit. You see immense patience, persistence, poise and profiting. But the blogger just watches, feels and releases, versus reacting.

Move Up the Energetic Ladder into More Prospering, Higher Circles by Ignoring Critics

Critics vibe from a fear-based, lower, poverty conscious energy.

Ignore these folks to rocket higher in blogging circles, toward a loving, prosperity conscious, profitable energy.

I made blogging friends in high places by completely ignoring lower energy folks, some of whom criticized me and my blog.

Starve lower energies.

Make room for higher energies.

Profit, free yourself and see increasing blogging success.

 

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What Do You Sell and How Do You Sell It?

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One easy way to make money blogging is to get clear on calling folks to buy your stuff and hire you.

Invest in my blogging course.

Visit my blog for blogging ebooks and blogging audiobooks.

Advertise on my blog.

Paypal me.

See how easy?

I clearly call you to invest.

You invest.

Simply put, knowing what you sell and how you sell it increases your blogging profits because people respond to your energy.

Prior lines? Each feels clear and comfortable to me. I know what I offer. Of course I know how I offer it. How, meaning, how I feel offering.

Imagine feeling light, airy, calm, confident and detached as you call readers to buy or hire. Money feelings. Good.

But imagine feeling heavy, resistant, uncomfortable, awkward or embarrassed calling readers to buy or hire.

Your greatest pro blogging success occurs by shifting from heavy to light during money calls.

Or feeling light, airy, detached and clear on calls because you freely share what you sell and sell with clarity results in big blogging profits.

Audio Books

I note a spike in audio book sales and reviews. Of course I barely touched my audio books over 3 years. I generate almost completely passive income; the audio books sell themselves.

After seeing royalty payments recently I pondered the passive blogging income; I barely actively sell ‘em so the what and how seems non-existent. But detaching just lets what and how unfold gracefully and beautifully, resulting in virtually complete passive income.

This was from my trip to Bali.

Getting almost 100% clear on what and how results in ever increasing, passive profits.

Why?

Blogging is energy.

Blogging Energy

Imagine feeling clear on receiving money from someone. You just accept it.

A friend buys lunch. You cheerily accept.

Why?

Your energy dictates you clearly accept and enjoy the money or purchase.

Ditto for blogging income streams. Emit the same clear, relaxed, accepting, receiving energy. Money flows to you thru clear streams. Of course my audiobooks sell passively; I am clear on that channel.

Boosting your blogging profits requires you freely offer what you sell and sell from a clear, confident, abundant, knowing, detached energy.

Example; note how I include 1 or more calls to action for all blog posts and videos. I offer what I sell freely. My readers never need guess. Clarity. No hiding or awkwardness or discomfort. I am clear. I sell.

How do I sell? Of course, from a calm, clear, confident, knowing I am successful energy. Naturally, I sell and profit because my energy around what and how feels clear to me.

Next Level Profits

Profit like top bloggers in your niche.

Get clear on receiving money.

Visualize yourself owning ample money. Feel rich.

I enjoy counting money in mind so it feels real to me. Swiftly, I make money through iTunes, Bitcoin and Quora, as has been the case recently.

Bitcoin and Quora are neither directly related to blogging but so goes money; it cares not channels, it justs finds bloggers clear on receiving money. Plus my blogging related profits increase too.

Picturing your wealth serves you because what feels real in mind flows into your experience.

Money and worldly success find you through profitable ideas, people and circumstances.

Execute the ideas from a chill, relaxed energy. Profit.

Freely offer what you offer. Promote yourself through every blog post and video. Tell us what you sell; we want to buy it. Sell with clarity. Know success and profits are yours; promote with clarity, detachment and a knowing that you already have profits because mind owns profits.

Blogging Is Not That Hard for Mind Scientists

Every day, my email inbox delights me.

My visualization sessions yield fascinating, profitable opportunities.

Mind creates reality.

As within, so without.

Blogging is not that hard at all for bloggers who visualize success, who feel rich, who count their blogging wins and who keep things positive.

Success follows success-focused bloggers.

Profits follow rich-feeling, riches-seeing bloggers.

As within, so without.

Get clear on selling and receiving money.

Profit.

 

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How to Be an Organized Blogger

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Do you feel 100% organized?

If so you are on the ball.

Awesome.

But if you need direction I have tips for you.

I sit in Manila now. I write my 2nd blog post today at the airport.

Bloggers success-focused make time to blog because this crowd organizes their blog and self effectively.

How to Be an Organized Blogger

I see my success vision. Being organized is easy.

Organizing your blogging day makes blogging easy. Imagine everything lining up perfectly. Welcome to my day.

No matter what happens I proceed from calm confidence.

Sound good?

Let’s dive in.

Invest Money in Blogging Resources

Invest money in my 11 Fundamentals of Successful Blogging Audio Course.

Live your dreams by organizing yourself effectively.

My course outlines 11 steps to follow to succeed. Feel organized, orderly and clear by following each fundamental. Easy peasy.

Imagine me laying out what you need to do to succeed with your blog. Doesn’t that feel good? Don’t you feel clear, confident and organized, knowing I give you 11 steps to succeed?

Blogging resources from top pros organize your thoughts, feelings and actions. Invest in my course. Buy a blueprint. Be organized.

Visualize Your Dreams

Dream big dreams.

Visualize your dreams to be organized.

Dreaming big dreams creates order in your mind. Thoughts flow smoothly, calmly and confidently to you. Imagine how organized you’d feel as thoughts flow smoothly through your mind.

Seeing your dreams in vivid detail alerts you; you have it. Dreams preview life experience.

Knowing your dream flows to you, you blog from an organized, calm, confident, detached, knowing energy.

Add as many details to your mental picture as possible. I make my vision feel real to be organized, efficient and effective.

Blog from a Calm, Detached, Knowing Energy

Everything is energy.

Organized bloggers blog from a calm, detached, knowing energy.

I am relaxed sitting in an airport in the Philippines now. No worry, no stress, no hurry, no disorganized, jumbled thoughts.

This was from my 5 week trip to Turkey.

how to be an organized blogger

Take a deep breath. Slow down. Calm down. Success finds you as you blog from an organized, relaxed energy.

Do Only a Few Things

I blog organized because my mind races not in 100 directions with 100 things to do.

I sell my course.

I sell my eBooks.

I sell my audio books.

I write blog posts, broadcast videos and comment on blogs.

Simple.

Easy peasy.

Bloggers organize their day effectively by doing only a few things.

No sense adding disorganized chaos by trying to master many disciplines. Impossible, anyway, because where your energy goes, grows. Give energy to 10 disciplines and none grow. Of course you become disorganized too, trying to wear many hats. But doing a few things only ensures you see rapid growth in those few areas.

This is why people call me the king of guest posting, the king of blog commenting and I landed a featured on John Chow Dot Com as a live video blogger to follow.

Care for Your Mind and Body

I do 90 minutes of yoga daily plus I exercise for 60 minutes daily.

Taking care of mind and body helps me be organized because feeling good leads to organization.

Highly successful bloggers take care of their mind and body to reach the top of their niche. Walk. Meditate. Do deep yin yoga.

Self care leads to self organization.

Beware Robotic Practical Tips

I am organized whether I check email once daily, once every 2 days or 30 times daily. Makes no difference. I am an energetic being of feelings, not a mindless robot.

Never organize your blogging day based on robotic, practical tips because said tips may not work for you.

Organize yourself and your blog by listening to your intuition before all else.

You may vibe with 1 or 4 of the above tips. Listen to the voice within. Take what works for you.

Get organized.

Observe Top Bloggers Closely

Top bloggers offer you clues for better organizing.

Some top pros only read 1-2 sentence emails and ignore all else. Doing so reduces all unclear noise in his inbox and keeps him organized.

I learned how to be organized by studying the most organized bloggers on earth; the big dawgs.

Learn from the best to be effective, efficient and organized.

Being an organized blogger takes practice but all practice leads toward greater success.

I never could circle the globe and succeed online if I was not organized.

Order your thoughts.

Order your feelings.

Organize your mind.

All begins from within.

Organizing begins with organized thoughts and feelings.

Feel good.

Enjoy the blogging ride.

Get organized.

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