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October 12, 2010
Changing Your Blog To Increase Your Content's Shares
By Thomas McMahon
As more and more people join Twitter, Facebook and other social networks, bloggers are increasingly trying to get their content shared and it in-front of more people. And why wouldn't they? A post is perceived as higher quality when it's coming from a friends than from anywhere else.

Thumbs Up - Good Content

So how can you increase the social reach and shareability of your posts? Here are a few tips:

Create good content.

First and foremost it's about good content. No one likes the same content they can find everywhere else, or content that is self-indulgent.

Create unique content that informs, educates and/or entertains. Be different, be you, be successful.

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