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Outstanding or third-rate: what's your blog quotient?


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Not sure how good your blog is? You need to regularly review the blog for time-tested quality parameters. Try the ones given here.

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Outstanding or third-rate: what's your blog quotient?

  1. 1. Outstanding, average or third-rate: what is your blog quotient?
  2. 2. A third-rate blog first... A blog sucks if × It has irrelevant content and too many advertisements. × Visitors have to work hard to find relevant content. × The text has spelling, grammar and factual errors. × Visitors are slapped with obtrusive pop-ups.
  3. 3. An average blog... An average quality blog has  Amateurish use of colors and spaces.  Unreadable text because of quirky font or poor contrast.  Content of not so good standard.  Too many widgets, advertisements, animations.
  4. 4. The outstanding blog... The following features make a blog outstanding:  Regularity in posting content  High-quality content; also expertise  Great, clean, looks that fit the genre  Easy and clear navigation: you can find relevant content in 1-2 clicks.  Good engagement with visitors
  5. 5. Where does your blog fit in?  Review your blog regularly to find its weaknesses and address them.  Be unsparing when reviewing; check this link for much more detailed parameters on which to test the blog.  Keep the main objective of the blog in mind when making changes. Ask yourself, what for are you running the blog.  In most cases you don’t need technical skills or paid services; but invest in them if your objective / goal requires that.