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Why I’ve Brought Comments Back. A year ago I decided to pull comments from my blog.

Why I’ve Brought Comments Back

I did it as an experiment, but I was pretty convinced it was the right thing to do. Then I wasn’t so sure. Courtesy of iStock/mfto After a while, I missed comments. Still, I decided to stay with it for at least a year and measure the results. Last year, 2015, was the first year my blog traffic has not grown. I’ve Pulled Comments from My Blog—Here’s Why. I’ve been an advocate for robust online conversations since I started blogging over a decade ago.

I’ve Pulled Comments from My Blog—Here’s Why

But I’ve recently decided to remove the comment section from my blog. Here’s why. I’ve used the third-party Disqus commenting platform for several years now. I love its functionality and the way it facilitates conversation. But I don’t love the company’s new advertising strategy, which places content-related ads in the comment feed of blogs and publications like mine. As if fighting spam isn’t hard enough already. It’s been in the works for a while, but the ads just recently started appearing on my site. Aren’t We Missing the Whole Point Here? I bring up this terrible move by Disqus because it highlights a growing issue with comments that ties directly to my decision to discontinue them. The point of a comments section is to facilitate community and make space for a conversation. Because it is so intrusive, Disqus’ strategy makes the comments section a less than ideal space for conversation. Pour ou Contre les commentaires sur un blog. Pour ou Contre les commentaires sur un blog ?

Pour ou Contre les commentaires sur un blog

4.67/5 (93.33%) 12 votes Il y a de cela quelque semaines, Laurent Bourelly se posait la question du bien fondé des commentaires sur un blog et fermait cette fonctionnalité sur le sien. De nombreuses discussions ont fleuri ça et là, à la suite de cette décision, au sujet de ces commentaires et de leur utilité. Voici ma vision sur ce point... Avantages et inconvénients des commentaires Pour ma part, je trouve les commentaires indispensables à un article sur un blog (ou, de façon générale, sur un site web, quelle qu'en soit sa teneur).

En revanche, les commentaires ont également des côtés plus sombres et difficles à gérer : - Pourissement égoïste et quasi-systématique de ces commentaires par des bourrins qui n'ont pour seule idée que celle de gangrener votre site avec des commentaires bidons (spamco) pour leur seul (pseudo) bénéfice. Heureusement, ils ne sont pas si nombreux... 7 Improvements I Have Made to My Writing and Work. Back in June, I took a sabbatical from writing for the entire month.

7 Improvements I Have Made to My Writing and Work

One of the reasons for the break was to reflect on how I could produce a higher standard of work. When I returned in July, I started to test a few of my ideas. Today, I want to share 7 ways my work has improved, what you can expect from me in the future, and what steps I am taking to deliver a higher standard of work to you. 1. Citing references at the end of articles.

I Removed Every Inessential Thing From My Website and This Happened. When I built my first website a little over 3 years ago, I had no idea what I was doing.

I Removed Every Inessential Thing From My Website and This Happened

Naturally, I figured that looking at what other websites and blogs had on their pages would be a good place to start. I started seeing sites with social media buttons, email popups, advertisements, comments, and all sorts of other things. At first glance, these things seemed important. After all, every other website had them and they appeared to serve a purpose. How to Put Your Writing in Public.

By Leo Babauta You’d think that after 8 years of public blogging and writing books, I’d be completely free of fear when it comes to putting my writing out in public.

How to Put Your Writing in Public

You would, of course, be wrong. I still get little shivers of nervousness when I hit the “Publish” button on any post, and bigger fears still when I publish a print book or ebook. Writing in public is like speaking in public, if you’re doing it right. You’re baring your soul for all to judge, and there are few things as scary as that. My Most Effective Learning Tools. By Leo Babauta This blog has been a way for me to share what I’ve learned, about simplicity, mindfulness, habits, motivation, work, parenting, life.

My Most Effective Learning Tools

How Writing Has Changed Me. Comment créer votre planning éditorial - Etre coach. Quand on a un blog professionnel un des problèmes les plus courant c’est le manque d’inspiration.

Comment créer votre planning éditorial - Etre coach

Créer un planning éditorial peut être un bon moyen d’avoir un stock de sujets. Planning éditorial. Faites plus de ventes en simplifiant votre site (avec exemples) Est-ce que vous connaissez votre taux de rebond ?

Faites plus de ventes en simplifiant votre site (avec exemples)

C’est-à-dire : est-ce que vous savez quel pourcentage de vos précieux visiteurs quittent votre site au bout de quelques secondes ? Si Google vous envoie la majorité de votre trafic, attendez-vous à ce que plus de 75% de vos visiteurs se vaporisent immédiatement. Mais ce n’est pas encore le pire… Parce que parmi ces 75%, il y a des prospects parfaitement qualifiés pour votre produit ou service. Comment obtenir un partenariat avec un blogueur influent. Promouvoir sa marque sur internet est aujourd’hui indispensable pour réussir.

Comment obtenir un partenariat avec un blogueur influent

On aborde régulièrement l’importance de réaliser une bonne stratégie social média pour réussir sa présence digitale et gagner en notoriété. Si les médias sociaux traitent en partie des réseaux sociaux, il ne faut pas pour autant oublier les blogs.