A blog post should contain at least 300 words in order to rank (that’s also the advice they give in the content checker of their plugin). Longer blog posts of 1,000+ words have a higher chance of ranking well. More content means Google can better understand what your post is about, helping it move up in the search rankings. However, you need the writing skills to sustain longer blog posts and make them valuable. Otherwise, they might scare off your audience rather than draw them in. For that reason, you need to also make your blog posts readable. If you are not the best writer, maybe aim for 700-800 words instead. BuzzSumo – Investing in Content Volume Over Length is also an Option An article by Buzzsumo offered another interesting perspective from the realm of online journalism. Many news outlets have adopted a successful content strategy that includes simply posting more (short) content. Of course, you need the labor force to make this happen. … [Read more...] about What is the Optimal Content Length?
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Despite being completely bootstrapped, MeetEdgar has grown to over $4 million in annual recurring revenue in 4 short years, all while being fully remote. The company values diversity and using remote work to create inclusivity on their team. They strongly believe that remote work helps achieve a better work-life balance so much so that they offer comprehensive benefits that include internet/coworking/Macbook allowances, yearly conferences, and even a housecleaning allowance to help workers balance their other responsibilities. … [Read more...] about 10 Multi-Million Companies Built With Software Development Outsourcing and Remote Work
I constantly rely on Oxygen’s Easy Posts helper to display more than just my posts, but my custom post types for my projects, clients, and portfolio. Most helpers come with various styling display options for a quick display, but if you want even further control, you can use the selector detector to style any helper exactly the way you want. The Easy Posts helper comes with several gorgeous design options, but like all artists, I tweak it until I’m happy. … [Read more...] about Oxygen