All posts tagged: Traffic

QuickFire: Common Questions Asked by Working Creatives, Answered in Short

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Brand You / Business / Freelancing / General

My awesome Red Lemon Club subscribers have been sending me career pains, struggles and gripes in large numbers over the past four years. There are many things we as creatives struggle with, are confused by and just plain don’t understand. I thought it would be useful (and fun) to throw together a post that quickly answered some of the common issues and questions many of you have, in what I call a Quickfire Post. That’s right, […]

19 Reasons Your Online Portfolio Gets Barely Any Visits

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Business / Fresh Visitors / Improve Online Efficiency / Promotion / Taking Action

You are a wonderful artist and you have a great, prostate clean portfolio site featuring lovely new art and pictures you’ve been creating. You’d like more people to see your work and to hopefully get some paid work too. You check your site visits statistics and it’s heartbreakingly low. You decide to send a rushed email to everyone you know with a link to your work. You later regret how desperate you must have sounded, and […]

10 Tips for Improving Your Writing Online

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General / Improve Online Efficiency / Search Engine Optimization / Writing

Promoting yourself online will inevitably require some writing. This might be through the text you use in describing your work on your site, the posts you write on your niche blog, or the articles you write to drive traffic to or improve the search engine ranking of your sites. Here are some tips you should observe in order to deliver better online copy (writing) that will draw readers in and transmit a professional image: 1. […]

Can Blog Commenting Help You Promote Yourself?

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Brand You / Fresh Visitors / General / Networking / Radical Strategic Visibility / Referrals

There are already millions of blogs floating around in the cyber cosmos, and new ones are popping up every second. If that isn't enough, all kinds of people are expressing their views, joining in discussions, and just stopping by to say hello in the form of comments left on blogs. In and amongst this seemingly large heap of information, you as a creative freelancer, in need of useful and effective self promotion, may be wondering […]