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Book Review – Pimp Ur Blog Episode 2

Pimp Ur Blog Episode 2: Increase Search Results with Articles and Feeds – Improve Your Blogs Visibility

Author: Paul Rice and Messie Jessie
Rating: 4 of 5
Format: Kindle, Paperback

Once more authors Paul Rice and Messie Jessie share their tips and experience on how to promote and increase your blogs visibility by employing various SEO techniques.

In this episode, Rice builds on the learning they gained using IMAutomator and the benefits upgrading to IMAutomator Pro provides. Rice is a master at research and experimentation and he shares with readers the different techniques he has tried with this software, how to use the article submission and secondary features provided, and their resulting successes including the number of submissions accepted, the subsequent links created, and how long the links remain active and his tricks to keeping them active longer.
The authors styles are complimentary keeping what could have been a dry recitation of information interesting by injecting in anecdotes of why they write their blogs and why writing about one’s passion is one key to keeping readers coming back.

For those interested in this series, the authors have made their first book’s articles available on the web as a series of blog posts.

With more tips and techniques, blog enthusiasts will again find ways to maximize their exposure in Pimp Ur Blog Episode 2!

Note: A complimentary copy of this work was provided in return for a review.

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Book Review: Pimp Ur Blog

Pimp Ur Blog: Leveraging Social Media for Exposure

Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Paul Rice, Messie Jessie
Format: Kindle, epub

Whether you are a blogger looking for more visibility or an author struggling to find and gain an audience, one thing is for sure – leveraging social media can be one key to success.  But should you use twitter, facebook, myspace, linkedin, google+, live journal, goodreads, wordpress, ning, meetup, mylife…? And what does SEO mean – argh! Endless opportunities, endless options, unfortunately, none of us has endless time.

This is where Paul Rice and Messie Jessie have done the work for you in Pimp Ur Blog.  The authors have done considerable research and Rice has experimented with a number of techniques, measured their success and impact, and shares the results for readers along with recommendations.  Rice is extremely thorough; research, experimentation, measuring and iterating his approach are his expertise.  While presentation of this level of detail could become dry, Messie Jessie balance the material with her practical experience and witty banter.

Written for both the novice and those more advanced, everyone will find more than a few kernels of wisdom from Pimp Ur Blog.

Note: A complimentary copy of this work was provided in return for a review.