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Welcome to the first installment for a weekly blogging tips series. I have featured some blogging tips in the past, but with all I’ve learned so far I thought it would be a good idea to turn it into a weekly feature.
Some of these tips will be written by me, but it would be great to get some submissions from other bloggers too. I’ve only been doing this blogging thing for a bit over 4 months. I’m sure that getting some advice from more experienced bloggers would be much appreciated.
Since I just installed a most active commenters widget, I thought it was appropriate that my first tip in this series would be about blog commenting etiquette. One of my fears of installing that plugin was that I would attract more spam comments. I was also wary of people taking shortcuts when commenting just to pad their comment total.
So far though I have been pretty happy with the reaction. I’m seeing a bunch of first time commenters and older posts are getting more comments. Plus more people are responding to my replies to comments. Overall it’s adding a lot to the comments.
Time will tell if things continue to go smoothly. Continue reading