Dan Norris of Inform.ly (Content Creator Blogger Interview) on Guest Posting & Quality Blogging Strategies


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Dan Norris Blogger Interview by Kate Luella (November 2012)It was wonderful speaking with Dan Norris today of http://inform.ly/ and the Web Domination Podcast Show. Dan has a background in web design, and more recently is developing his new APP for monitoring site analytics in one dashboard, called Informly. In this interview Dan shares his tips and advice for “wannabe” guest posters, we discuss why a blog would invite a guest poster, the pros and cons of guest posting for both blog owners, and guest posters. We also discuss other areas of interest including conversion incentives and his online business strategy atm.If you want to know more about Dan visit:http://inform.ly/ or visit his podcast show “Web Domination”.Here is Dan’s two guest posts on Pro Blogger which he refers to in this interview:1. http://www.problogger.net/archives/2012/08/13/10-vital-stats-for-blog-health-and-how-to-track-them/2. http://www.problogger.net/archives/2012/09/30/are-you-wasting-time-guest-posting/If you want to subscribe to this podcast show and you want to receive the transcriptions of these interviews, simply go to http://www.bloggerinterviewspodcast.com/ or subscribe in iTunes.Please leave a review in iTunes if you enjoyed this interview… TY. ;)Interview Fast-Track MENU:Intro2.25 Fast Web Formula Forum3.30 Inform.ly (APP)5.30 Why Dan sold his 6yo web design business last year6.30 Web Domination Podcast9.00 Why Dan started to guest post years ago9.50 Content Marketing Strategies10.10 Why and How Dan chooses who to guest post for11.10 What Dan recommends people should guest post11.30 How Dan approached Darren Rouse (Pro Blogger) to guest post on his blog12.50 Dan’s conversions he achieved from his guest posting on Pro Blogger14.25 Why conversions from Pro Blogger are generally low14.50 Tips for better conversions from your guest posting18.10 Why Dan uses case studies in his guest posting18.45 Dan recommends people start with this step first when starting out guest posting20.20 What Dan thinks of Guest Posting Rules21.90 Backlinks from guest posts22.30 Dan the “Blog Snob”27.00 How to get quality guest post writers onto your blog28.10 Where to find guest bloggers you want on your blog29.45 Why ezine articles on your blog is crap31.00 The real value to a blog from guest posts 33.20 Conversions on Dan’s website (including incentives)37.00 How to determine if a blog is a quality blog41.10 Commenting on blogs (Comment Luv & Disqus)44.20 The Inform.ly APP45.50 His APP price point46.30 The Affiliate Model v Premium Models for online recurring products47.10 Mailchimp v Aweber 49.55 Web Domination Podcast

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