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How to Hide Linkwithin Widget on Blogger (Blogspot) Home Page

July 17th, 2012 6 comments

Linkwithin is one of the most useful widget i used for almost of my blog. Linkwithin can make the visitors take a longer time to view your website when they found something interesting in Linkwithin widget. But Linkwithin can also become problem if you use it in Blogger platform website. By default, Linkwithin will appear below each posts on the website including on the Home Page. This will make the website become slow to load. This will become problems for blog reader and Google Bot which visit your blog. To solve this problem, i will give you a simple guide how to hide the Linkwithin on Home Page and show them only on individual blog posts.

how to hide linkwithin widget
Before you modify the code, make sure you already backup the template. Read more…

Off Page SEO – Promote your Blog / Website using Social Bookmark Sites

June 17th, 2012 6 comments

There are two of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) method in Internet Marketing, which are On Page SEO and Off Page SEO. Off Page SEO is identical with Building Backlink. Off Page SEO is recognized as the most important factor to be success in internet business. Sometimes, unique and quality article is not enough if you have to compete in competitive keywords. One of popular way of Off Page SEO is Social Bookmark. In some countries, Social Bookmark already become a lifestyle, because it’s very important to give us some updates about what happen in this world. Even Google algorithm keep changing every time, but backlink is still the most important factor in SEO.

There are hundreds of social bookmark websites in the internet right now. One strategy that usually used is gain backlinks from social bookmarking sites that do not use the “nofollow” tag. Higher the PageRank (PR) of the site is more better.

social bookmark

Benefits of Social Bookmarking

Social bookmark websites have two benefit, get direct traffic to your website and increase the SEO value of the website.

  • Get Direct Traffic – If you active on social bookmark and have a lot of follower, you will get significant traffic increase from your follower in Social Bookmark sites.
  • Improve SEO Value – Submitting to Social Bookmark Sites will give you inbound link that will affect your website position in eye of search engine. If you have quality post in your blog, a lot of users will link to your content in social bookmark sites. This definitely will increase your Rankings in search engines.

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Customize Blogger Footer : Create more than one columns footer

June 10th, 2012 No comments

Another blogger hack tips for today is customize the footer on Blogger platform. Sometime you will need a lot of space to add some content in your footer. By default, blogger only has one column footer.

If you go to Blogger Dashboard and Layout section, you will see that the footer only have one Add a Gadget element that has the same width like total width of the blog.

blogger footer default

But do you know that you can customize this footer into more than one columns footer like below

blogger footer 3 columns

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How to Customize Blogger Sidebar Titles

May 30th, 2012 3 comments

Today i will share you another tips how to customize your blog that using Blogger as CMS. In this article, i will explain how to customize sidebar titles that usually appear at your Widget in Blogger. By default, this sidebar titles is “naked” (no format). Actually, you can change this sidebar titles become more interesting by change its font, size, background color, or maybe add some pictures beside it.

blogger sidebar title

Before you modify Blogger Sidebar Titles, make sure you back up your template. First thing you have to do is enter your Blogger Dashboard. Click Template and click Edit HTML and Proceed. Make sure you checked Expand Widget Templates. Some of the code may be different in your template. But the important thing is find “.sidebar {“. My Blogger Template looks like below

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How to Put Pictures in one Row (Side By Side) Horizontally in Blogger

May 5th, 2012 4 comments

If you looking to this post, you will notice that i put several pictures in a row. Put pictures in one row is very easy if you use WordPress platform as your CMS. But it not that easy if you use Blogger. How to do this? By default, all pictures you uploaded into your Blogger blog are placed one after another. It will placed in one column, not side by side. What we can do is only align them into left, center or right. There is no option to arrange them horizontally. To make it possible, you must use table. For you who doesn’t know how to do it, i will give you step by step guide how to put pictures in one row both in Blogger. Just read below.

how to put pictures in one row side by side

1. First thing to do is check the width of your post area. Enter your Blogger Dashboard and go to Layout > Edit HTML. click Proceed and find the following code :

#main-wrapper {
width: 600px;

Based on the code above, it means that my post area is 600px. Even it written 600px, you can’t use all of it. Because margins are included. Just reduce 10-30px from the width to get your post area width.

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How to Add Related Posts with Thumbnails in WordPress / Blogger

May 1st, 2012 No comments

One of many ways how to make your visitors stay longer in your website is provide interesting article. If you have a lot of interesting article in your website, then visitors will stay longer in your website. If this happen, then the Bounce Rate will decrease. Website with low Bounce Rate is preferred by Google. To make sure that your visitors know there are a lot of interesting and useful article in your website, you can add Related Post below your article. But sometime, common Related Post (Related Post that just using Text only) is not enough to pay attention of the readers. So it will be effective if you use Related Posts with Thumbnails.
related posts with thumbnail

One of best Related Posts with Thumbnails i found on the internet is LinkWithin. Using LinkWithin is very easy. Here are simple guide from me How to Linkwithin plugin into your blog :
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How to Add Google +1 Button Below Post Title in Blogger (Blogspot)

April 26th, 2012 No comments

To complete my previous tips about How to add Facebook Button and How to Add Twitter Button on your Blog, this time I will also give you tips How to Add Google + Button in Blogger. Although not as popular Facebook and Twitter, Google + is one of the biggest social media in the world. Moreover, in the future Google is likely to include Google Plus as influence factor in SEO. So it will be better if we build network in Google + from now on. How to add Google button + similar like how to add Facebook and Twitter button on my previous tips. It is very easy.

google plus button in blogger

Here are the steps:

1. Login into your Blogger Dashboard and choose blog you want to modify.
2. Click Template and Click Edit HTML.
3. Click Proceed and don’t forget to check Expand Widget Templates checkbox. Read more…

On Page SEO Complete Guide

April 21st, 2012 4 comments

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is one of key to be success in Internet Marketing. SEO itself is divided into two major : On Page SEO (optimization technique that is done internally in our website) and Off Page SEO (optimization techniques that is performed externally or often referred as building backlinks). Among both SEO technique, On Page SEO is easier to do. And most importantly, On Page SEO does not cost money. Although there are some premium tools like WordPress plugins that will allow you to check your overall On Page SEO score for your website, but actually On Page SEO can be done without any tools at all. For those of you who do not know how to do On Page SEO, I will share several points (checklist) that distinguish your post/page have been optimized or not.

on page seo complete guide

On Page SEO Checklist

Below i will explaining various points about On Page SEO (Search Engine Optimization) : Read more…

5 Things you Must Avoid to Survive from Google Panda Algorithm

April 19th, 2012 4 comments

This last 2 year is crucial moment for internet marketer who use the Google as main traffic source of their website. Why i can said that? Yes, various updates from Google, Google Panda began to wipe a lot of website. Several banned, deindexed and drastic drop on traffic are the effect given by Google update. Not a few websites that already have dozen thousands of visitors suddenly dropped become zero. I myself have several websites that got hit by recent Google Panda update. Fortunately, websites who got hit do not give too much earning for me.

google panda

Google Panda seem change a little bit SEO paradigm that have been implemented by many internet marketers for years. Many SEO techniques that used to be very effective is now no longer so influential in raising rank your website. The new algorithm update even punish websites that implemented excessive SEO. Google has penalized thousand of website this years. Penalties can be reduction in rank or deindex from Search Engine. Read more…

How to Add Twitter Button Below Post Title in Blogger (Blogspot)

April 11th, 2012 No comments

After Tips How to Add Facebook Button in Blogger, this time I will give you tips how to add a Twitter button at the bottom of the blog post title on your Blogger platform. Facebook button certainly will not complete without Twitter button. Facebook and Twitter are the top 2 largest social media with the most users in the world for now. If you have enough followers on Twitter, you’ll get decent additional traffic by just share on twitter every time you make new post. If your article is interesting, visitors even can share your article through their twitter account.

twitter button for blogger

Here is a guide to add a Twitter button on your Blogger:

1. Login into your Blogger Dashboard and choose blog you want to modify.
2. Click Template and Click Edit HTML.
3. Click Proceed and don’t forget to check Expand Widget Templates checkbox. Read more…