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101 Cool Things To Do For Bloggers

Updated on August 18, 2013

101 Things To Do

There are times when I go through a writer's block and I don't write anything at all. But even then I will be surfing the net, reading posts, think of something to write, etc. As a Hubber and a blogger I find ways to keep myself busy. Browsing the forum is a good way to keep abreast of things happening here. I have compiled a list that any hubber or blogger can do to keep themselves engaged. I hope you will like this things to do list, and help you in your hubbing and blogging activities.

Things to do!
Things to do!

51. Post a new series of blog posts.

52. Request for inclusion your blog in a blog review site.

53. Read through the backlog your favorite hubbers' articles.

54. Read through the backlog of feed subscriptions.

55. Read articles outside your niche today.

56. Remove useless badges on your blog.

57. Remove unused categories.

58. Read an ebook on your computer.

59. Start following someone on twitter.

60. Send a friendly email to a fellow Hubber today.

61. Sign up for an affiliate program.

62. Submit a guest post to a popular blog.

63. Shop at ebay.

64. Submit your RSS feed to a few directories.

65. Submit your blog to dmoz.org for evaluation.

66. Shop for Entrecard items through their marketplace.

67. Submit your articles to some the search engines.

68. Stumble other sites, and write reviews.

69. Sign up for Plime.

70. Submit a sitemap to Google, Yahoo, and MSN.

71. Search for your articles in Google.

72. Setup a profile for yourself to network your blog on a social network.

73. Sign up for Google Analytics.

74. Seek advice on your article's quality.

75. Stretch your imaginations by creating an innovative idea for getting more traffic.

76. Search the question bank for something that you can write about.

77. Seek advice from old Hubbers.

78. Thank your article readers.

79. Try out a new article submission site today.

80. Try a new meme you haven’t seen on any other blogs.

81. Take some time to learn SEO skills.

82. Try out new blog networks to increase readership.

83. Tell someone in the offline world about Hubbing.

84. Teach someone the basics of your profession.

85. Try to build a huge readership.

86. Think of a striking tagline for your blog.

87. Try to understand common internet phrases, if you don't already.

88. Think of a free gift for your fellow bloggers and hubbers.

89. Try out a new template on your blog.

90. Update your keywords and title tags.

91. Write about the free online services your enjoy.

92. Write a constructive profile page.

93. Write a recommendation for a blog you like.

94. Write an ebook chapter on what you know.

95. Write keyword rich content.

96. Write a list of 100 things to inspire others.

97. Write an extra blog post today.

98. Write an article that will help others.

99. Write an article that reveals a little about you personally.

100. Get a High PR Backlink for your article.

101. Forget all the things mentioned so far. Think of something new for yourself. :) All the best to you

101 Things To Do List

1. Add useful information to your sidebar. Here at HubPages you can use the various capsules to get this result.

2. Add a line to your article so that the readers are reminded to subscribe to your articles.

3. Backup your articles. Not all sites will stay up forever.

4. Buy some exposure with Google Adwords. You will get targeted traffic.

5. Buy some ads from popular blogs on Entrecard.

6. Boost your understanding of grammar. Some people are turned off by bad grammar.

7. Buy a keyword on OneBuckWiki.

8. Backup your WordPress blog to your local hard disc.

9. Create a custom 404 page for your blog.

10. Check old articles for 'smelling pistakes'.

11. Create a MyBlogLog account.

12. Create an avatar that reflects your outlook.

13. Create a poll. Currently we don't have this feature here. But you can do it on your blogs.

14. Create a contest for your friends and visitors.

15. Check your site traffic. Observe the trends.

16. Cleanup your article categories. Group them in interesting categories.

17. Comment on an article today.

18. Create an article posting schedule.

19. Decide on the budgetfor your blog.

20. Design a custom business card for offline marketing your blog.

21. Design a new logo for your blog.

22. Drop some fan mail on your favorite hubber's profile.

23. Drive traffic to your blog by writing on a controversial subject.

24. Digg an article.

25. Do something for someone else.

26. Exercise while blogging.

27. Explore a new site.

28. Explore new browser toolbars.

29. Enter a contest to get more exposure.

30. Encourage your readers to leave comments.

31. Explore other money making opportunities online.

32. Find a cheaper web hosting service.

33. Follow everyone on Twitter who follows you.

34. Give a shout out to a hubber who has helped you recently.

35. Give a compliment to a new hubber.

36. Go through your own archives to reinvent your blog purpose.

37. Increase your backlink numbers by commenting on do follow blogs.

38. Improve your traffic by getting Dugg.

39. Install a helpful plugin for your WordPress blog.

40. Install the Do Follow plugin for comments.

41. If you can afford it, buy a banner ad on a popular blog.

42. Join mySpace.

43. Learn how to freelance like a rockstar.

44. Learn about writing headlines.

45. Learn to make money online.

46. Learn new ways to increase your RSS subscribers.

47. Learn about your article’s secret life after publishing.

48. Monetize your blog in a new way.

49. Offer a prize for the top commenter on your blog for a month.

50. Plan a new blog for next year.

What do you think?

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      Sony HDR-CX580VE 5 years ago

      This article on sunseven.hubpages.com is bookmark worthy in my opinion. It's worth saving for future reference. It's fascinating reading with many valid points for contemplation. I have to concur on almost every point made within this article.

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      horse riding 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing the ways on how to do it. I have a small business and I use social media. I'm the only one who maintains it, I do the blogging, the articles, etc. And I always seek for an online advise and tips. And I find your blog so useful and helpful.

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      Elayne 6 years ago from Rocky Mountains

      Very clever hub! Way to get the clicks and traffic. You are an inspiration.

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      VioletSun 6 years ago from Oregon/ Name: Marie

      Glad this hub came up again, have bookmarked it as there are so many tips, I had NOT thought of! Thanks for this!

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      sbs 7 years ago

      I found this informative and interesting blog so i think so its very useful and knowledge able.I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. In fact your creative writing abilities has inspired me.

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      Elena 7 years ago from London, UK

      Thanks for this generous info.

      Really useful. :)

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      TheresaAnn 8 years ago from South Fallsburg, New York

      Definitely an interesting "To Do" List. I'g going to try as many as I can.

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      Anti-Valentine 8 years ago from My lair

      I've bookmarked it and I'll have to come back later!

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      sunshinelady 8 years ago from Illinois

      I liked this. I still am not sure about how to post here and these are good tips. I am putting it in my favorite folder so I can go through it. Thanks for posting this.

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      alex09 8 years ago

      Hey,

      It's ur one of the best hubs. Lots of useful info in a single hub.

      thanks...

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      ahmadnaim 8 years ago from Earth in where people's smile is worthful than platinum

      good post really a good post! YOu must be a diary writer before a blogger

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      Michelle Simtoco 9 years ago from Cebu, Philippines

      These are great tips and it makes you realize there is much one can do when one isn't inclined to writing. LOL Thanks for the list! :) Happy blogging and hubbing to all of us.

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      buhrandt 9 years ago

      Another great hub filled with a lot of great infomation! Thanks!!

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      tomerr 9 years ago from Far Far Away...

      Very nice, thanks!!

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      dafla 9 years ago

      Didn't read them all, but some good advice there. I disagree with following everyone on Twitter who follows you. I refuse to follow spammers and people I have absolutely nothing in common with.

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      Dave McClure 9 years ago from Kyle, Scotland

      Some familiar stuff here and lots of new ideas too. Very handy - thanks!

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      In The Doghouse 9 years ago from California

      Sunseven,

      Wow! Who would have thought there were 101 ideas for 101 things to do for a Blog... but this is a wonderful things to do list! Thanks.

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      terenceyap07 9 years ago from Singapore

      Very sound advice, SunSeven. Keeps theses hubs coming, my friend!

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      lender3212000 9 years ago from Beverly Hills, CA

      Great tips, thank you!

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      OrlandoN 9 years ago from San Fernando Valley, California

      Awesome tips for those of us who write but are so distracted and seem to not manage our time properly... I didn't know ADD existed until I encountered the internet! ;-)

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      starrkissed 9 years ago from Arizona

      great hub!

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      Annie Couture 9 years ago from Colorado

      thanks for th advice, i will bookmark this page

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      Frank 9 years ago from Montana

      Very good information

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      02SmithA 9 years ago from Ohio

      What a thorough list! Impressive!

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      JJC13 9 years ago from Liverpool

      This is an amazing list you have here.

      You never fail to amaze me! Keep it up!

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      grumpyjacksa 9 years ago from south africa

      you horrible woman.......

      not even my mother could come up with such a "to do" list.

      if i didn't know better , i would think you are trying to keep some of us out of mischief......

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      Karen Ellis 9 years ago from Central Oregon

      Goodness, that's a lot of stuff - how do you find time to write. Writer block? Just open a newspaper or watch the news and you can collect a dozen ideas.

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      Cory Zacharia 9 years ago

      Dear SunSeven: Very impressive and helpful list!!! Thank you for taking the time!!!!

      Best Regards,

      Cory

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      Ann Smith 9 years ago from Southeastern U.S.

      I am a newbie. Thank you so much Sun Seven!

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      honey 9 years ago

      very useful information

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      Anamika S 9 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India

      Wonderful list you have it here. Thank you Sun Seven

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      compu-smart 9 years ago from London UK

      I think a more appropriate title would have been a "101 things to do", the 101 thing would be to join your fan-club to always have things to look-forward to, such as looking forward to your always great hubs!!

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      Lisakg 9 years ago from Caribbean

      Great information Sun, right now I am a bit on the down low with my writing, but this has certainly given me ideas and inspiration to move on.

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      Nicki B 9 years ago from Orange County, Ca

      Fantastic information for a newcomer such as myself. I really appreciate the wonderful hubs you provide, thank you.

      -Nicki B.

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      Andromeda10 9 years ago from Chicago

      Great Hub, thank you. I like that you added links to your sentences, it really helps out.

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      amulets 9 years ago from Singapore

      That is a good list of information. You have done a good job listing them out for us. Thanks!

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      Boo McCourt 9 years ago from Washington MI

      Amazing hub!

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      William F Torpey 9 years ago from South Valley Stream, N.Y.

      That's a lot to think about, SunSeven, and a lot to do on a rainy day! Thanks.

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      Woody Marx 9 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      You have a real talent for composing pieces that are incredibly helpful and which save people much time in discovering such things for themselves. Thanks 100 times!

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      misterpm 9 years ago from Netherlands

      Thank you..Already used most of them after reading your article!

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      flutterbug77 9 years ago from USA

      Wow! Your advice is something I'll take into account in my blogging. Great ideas!

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      ForTheLove 9 years ago from Godforsaken, Iowa

      I added this to StumbleUpon, also! Plus I bookmarked it, you've created a terrific list for when I get bored and have some time..

      What a great hub!!

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      Eileen Hughes 9 years ago from Northam Western Australia

      Great helpful hubs sun seven. Have to have a laugh you say check spelling yes we all make many mistakes. I have picked one of yours and its funny.

      10. Check old articles for 'smelling pistakes'.

      Thanks for another great hub

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      SweetiePie 9 years ago from Southern California, USA

      wonderful and impressive SunSeven!

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      tulwave 9 years ago from Orlando,Fl

      I don't what it means to bookmark it on stumble and delicious. If multimastery has already done it, can I stll do it? and how is it easy for me to find it. I just made your hub a favorite on my toolbar

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      multimastery 9 years ago

      Hey SunSeven these are some excellent tips! I bookmarked this hub on StumbleUpon & Delicious for easy reference. Thanks and keep 'em coming!!!

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      tulwave 9 years ago from Orlando,Fl

      Great work. I was just thinking about some of this kind of stuff myself. Thanks for doing it for me

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      Debbie Cook 9 years ago from USA

      This is a very helpful list. Thank you for taking the time to save me so much thinking time!

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      C.S.Alexis 9 years ago from NW Indiana

      Had to bookmark this one with so much to think about here. Thank you for putting it out here for us. C.S.