Blogging and WordPress Roundup

Some articles and posts to read/bookmark. Includes more on authorship and author rank (from last week).

50+ Best WordPress Slider Plugin Collection – Feature Content With Style!” || Tripwire Magazine

10 Responsive Slider Plugins for WordPress” ||

7 Ways to Manage Comments on Your Site (Without Losing Your Mind)” || Copyblogger. Includes:

  1. Moderate your comments.
  2.  Use a strong spam filter.
  3. Have a comment policy.
  4. Do your best to respond to questions from your audience.
  5.  Have limits on what advice you’re willing to give away for free.
  6. Don’t put up with trolls, bullies, abusive language or threats.
  7. Take care of your guest authors.

Warning: Don’t Accept Guest Posts Until You’ve Done these 5 Steps” || ProBlogger. Includes:

  1. Always check the posts for Plagiarism.
  2. Proofread and Format the Guest Posts.
  3. Interlink the Guest Posts with Previously Published Content.
  4. Optimise Guest Post URLs and Meta Tags.
  5. Add Intriguing Images to draw your Readers’ Attention.

3 Ways to Get More Subscribers for Your Blog” || ProBlogger.

Add an Author Information Box to Your WordPress Theme” || Make Tech Easier

How to Add an Author Info Box in WordPress Posts” || WP Beginner

How To Add Author Avatar and Bio to Posts on WordPress and WPMU” ||

Author information in search results” || Webmaster Tools Help

Google Continues To Experiment & Expand Authorship” || Search Engine Land

Google Authorship Markup: How to get your picture in search results.” || KISSMetrics


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