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Monday

WordPress tags : What is it and How to Organize Them

Tags and categories plays major role to organize a WordPress blog structure. If you migrated from blogspot to wordpress, then you might get confused with tags. Today we will discuss about Wordpress tags and how to organize them to keep a better WordPress blog structure.
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WordPress tags : What is it and How to Organize Them : eAskme
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What are WordPress tags ?

Lets start in hard way. Everyone should understand tags and categories are totally different from each other. I always suggest to use one category and multiple tags on one post. But what I see is that people make mistake by flooding their blogs with too many tags.

Tags help you reduce bounce rate and find relevant information, but if you use 10 or 15 tags per post that look just spammy. I recommend everyone to use only those tags which you can use again and again. Lots of tags always look like Unorganized tags. there can be many tags which are misspelled.

How to delete all tags in WordPress with 0 posts:

The very first thing is to clean Wordpress blog and remove unnecessary tags.
  • Go to WordPress admin dashboard 
  • Go to Posts section. 
  • Click on Post tags 
  • On top right option of screen and change the number to greater than 100. This will make sure to that you delete tags with 0 post.
  • Click on Posts to see all tags sorted by number of posts. Select tags which have 0 post. Choose delete and click on Apply.
How to Use Post Permalink and Post Title Combination in Wordpress

Clean up or Merge Similar WordPress Tags:

As you have removed unused tags now next step is to mege tags with mistyped or similar name.You can use Term management tools Plugin to merge Wordpress tags. You just need to install and activate it, then go to post tags and select similar tags, choose merge and give name to tags. this tool also allow you to merge multiple categories

This process can take some time, but it worth every single minute as cleaning Wordpress blog and customizing it. If you like this post, don’t forget to subscribe to eAskme newsletter and share this post on Twitter and Google Plus.

Tip: Always take backup of WordPress database before making any changes.
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Best Free Responsive Blogger Templates for 2017

Blogger or Blogspot both are the same thing. Blogger is one of the most popular and in-demand blogging platform. It is a product of Google. Blogger list one of the oldest and powerful blogging

platform developed by Google. it is also one of the oldest blogging platforms. Blogger is famous for its built in theme editor with it`s simple and powerful blogging platform, which is really easy to use.

Blogger offer you by default 16 blogger templates. But if you are a serious blogger then your blog seriously need to work on templates. There are so many professional themes available online for different requirements. You can easily customize these templates.
Today we will discuss about free responsive blogger templates. If you are on a limited budget, free blogger templates are a good solution. But it is tough and confusing to decide which free responsive blogger template you should use. Below we are going to list 201+ professional free responsive blogger templates for 2017. These are very famous high quality blogger themes from various categories. You can decide which is best free blogger theme you wanted.

Bluster Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Bluster is a very advanced retina-ready magazine and news template for Blogger site. This help you to build news site instantly.

Boxed Responsive Blogger Template

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Boxed is also a responsive blogger template with clean & elegant designed. This is good for bloggers, writers and designers.


Sora Mag Responsive Blogger Template

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Sora mag template is one of the best blogger theme for magazine and news blogs and sites. It attract more visitors on your site. It is easy to use, fast and have clean SEO setup. It also give awesome magazine style look to mobile screens.

Sora Red Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Sora Red is also a beautiful blogger template. It has an awesome design and performs quite well. It is a responsive template which is suitable to all screen sizes.

Engaged Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Engaged is also a blogger template with great functionality and beautiful design. It offers clean interface, bold style blog and magazine blogger theme. It is best suitable for magazine, news journal, personal blog, and writers. As it name says it engage your visitors with your site.

Sora Seven Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Sora Seven is a responsive and powerful blogger template magazine websites and blogs. It has elegant design and beautiful layout. It Seven will help you represents your content easily and attract visitors and make them stick to your website.

Target Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Target is a also a responsive blogger template. Which offers a professional style and carefully crafted style for newspaper websites.You can add various categories to header in different colors.It make navigation interesting.

Smart News Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Smart News is also an awesome responsive template from soratemaplets. It is an Ultra-Premium magazine template for blogger. It is also an elite template.

Someo Responsive Blogger Template

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Someo is also a responsive blogger template. It is good for magazines sites and blogs. You can also show top stories of your site on homepage.

Sora Press Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Sora Press is also an impressive and unique responsive blogger template. It offers flat and metro elements. This is a perfect news template. It help you to add articles, videos and slideshow. It is an elite template.

Simpro Professional Blogger Template

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Simpro is a professional and completely responsive Blogger Template. It offer you so many features with simple design. It is highly seo optimized template for blogger.

Modern Mag Responsive Blogger Template

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Modern Mag is also a good responsive blogger template with new solution for personal blogs, news or magazine. It is an awesome template for all niche. It is one of the best choice for multimedia, editorial, newspapers and other blogs.

Optimag Responsive Magazine Blogger template

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Optimag is also a responsive, clean and SEO optimized magazine blogger template for photo gallery, online magazines, blogs, news and other articles.

Ares Responsive Blogger Template

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Ares is a responsive and well seo optimized blogger template. It is a highly user friendly blogger template. It is a good choice for Reviews, News or Magazine sites.

Simplex Magazine 2 - Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Simplex Magazine is also a good template for both blog and magazine. It is also a responsive template

NewsBT Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Newsbt is an awesome responsive professional blogger template for news blogs. It is a best choice for professional blogs, magazine blogs and news blogs. It offers so many features such as news ticker widget, recent post widget and magazine widget.

Best Magazine Responsive Blogger Template

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It is one of the best Clean,  Advance, Elegant, professional looking and Seo optimized blogger template. This template is good for all types of blogs. It is really easy to cutomize template.

Manshet Responsive Blogger Template

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Manshet is a responsive blogger template. It is auserfriendly and Search Engine Optimized template. Its perfect for Reviews, News, or Magazine websites. It offer you so many color options.

Harderly Magazine Blogger Templates

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Harderly is a magazine blogger theme with super clean and responsive design. It also offers many awesome features.

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Techclue - Multi layout Style Responsive Blogger Template

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Techclue Is an awesome Multi layout Style responsive blogger template. It is good for magazine sites and also for education sites. Techclue has an awesome Design.

Aeromeo Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Aeromeo is also a Magazine Blogger Template which is nice and clean. It is a good news for news and articles. It is a responsive and 3 columns template with excellent features like News Ticker, Owl Carousel, Live Tiles Metro, Widgets post Content included.

WeblogMag Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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WeblogMag is an excellent responsive professional blogger template for simple news sites, business blogs and magazines. It offer so many features for excellent user experience.

Sora Craft Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Sora Craft is a modern and new blogging template for blogger. It is perfect theme for writers, beauty, fashion, and collectors with sweet and simple design. t has a two columns layout.

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Revoli Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Revoli is a responsive blogger template. It is a magazine type blog theme which is elegant and professional looking template. It has a rich responsive design

DualShock Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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DualShock is a free responsive Blogger template which is good for blog and magazine. It has features like tabbed widget email subscribe box, related posts, share buttons, 3 columns footer, left sidebar, custom post meta etc.

Bright Mag Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Bright Mag is a beautiful clean modern design news & magazine Premium Responsive blogger Template. It’s a magazine layout design for all sorts of publishers. Great for review, news and blog sites,Features full width Premium slider and 4 column footer area.

Magzima Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Magzima is a stylish responsive template with modern magazine design for Blogger template. It has well structured and clean design. It is a good choice for photos blog, travel blog, news blog etc.

Shoon Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Shoon is a Highly User Friendly template with responsive design for Blogger. It is a Magazine Style Premium Blogger theme. It has features like auto flexslider. It’s a unique magazine Blogger template and suitable for all personal blogs, magazine, news etc.

Pertamag Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Pertamag is is a good choice for Magazine sites and Personal Blogs with modern and responsive design.

Simplex Reporter Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Simplex Reporter template is a responsive Blogger template. It is mostly used for news-portal and magazine blogs.

GearCrowd Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Gear Crowd is a free stylish, professional and responsive blogger template.This is designed from WordPress theme and has the best features. It has awesome features like email subscription widget and social sharing widgets below all posts.

Planer Responsive Blogger Template

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Planer is also a good responsive blogger Template for magazine blogs, specially for niche type blogs, multimedia, news, blogging, technology. It is a very fast loading blogger template which is coded with CSS3 and HTML5.It is compatible with almost all browsers.

Vivo Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Vivo is an awesome responsive, 3 Columns Blogger Template. Vivo Blogger Template has Google Fonts, Tabbed Widget, 3 Columns Footer, Breadcrumb, Related Posts, 468×60 Header Banner, 2 Navigation Menus, a jQuery Featured Content Slider etc.

Breeze Responsive Personal Blogger Template

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Breeze is a professional Blogger template with responsive design. It is a good choice for corporate blog, authority blog, personal blog, marketing blog, niche blog etc.

Brand Mag UX Responsive Blogger Template

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Brand Mag UX is a fully responsive Blogger Template. It is coded with HTML and CSS3. It has unique design.

Sora Blog Green Responsive Blogger Template

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Sora Blog Green is an awesome responsive personal blogging template with clean two column design. It is good for writers, fashion, beauty, collectors.

Solar - Magazine Style Responsive Blogger Template

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Solar has Dynamic Design and it is an awesome Magazine Style Blogger Template. It is good for News sites and Magazine sites. It is a modern combination of technology and design.

Dynamic Mag Responsive Blogger Template

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Dynamic Mag is a premium responsive template for blogger.

TP Blue Mag Blogger Template

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TP Blue Mag is an awesome responsive blogger template. It is built with high end features for News or Magazine blogs.

Indonesia Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Indonesia is a fully featured responsive magazine blogger template. It is a premium quality template.

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StickyGag Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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StickyGag is a highly responsive template for blogger. It is good for magazine blogs.

JustBlue Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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JustBlue is also a responsive Blogger template. It has 2 columns layout. JustBlue also has 2 navigation menus, 728×90 Header Banner, right sidebar, auto post summaries, share buttons etc.

iPress Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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iPress is also a responsive blogger template with 3 Columns Blogger. It has a Dropdown Menus, 468×60 Header Banner, Related Posts, Breadcrumb, Tabbed Widget, 4 Columns Footer, jQuery Slider etc.

Kinder Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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Kinder is a free responsive blogger template. It is a magazine style template with 3 column layout. It is well seo optimized template.

Mashthirteen Responsive Blogger Template

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Mashthirteen is a Magazine Blogger template with responsive design. You can easily build any website easily with Mashthirteen. It has a traditional layout. It is a completely responsive design.

iBlogger Responsive Magazine Blogger Template

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iBlogger Responsive Magazine Blogger Template has Header Banner, Navigation Menus, Social and Buttons, Right Sidebar, 2 Columns, Featured Content Slider.

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Sunday

Why Your Blog is Dying? & How to Save it

Are you a blogger who is waiting for a heart attack?

Yes you are, because your blog is dying. And you are complaining about it.

Every day when I open my email or Facebook inbox, what I see is lot of people begging me to help them to improve their blogging because their blog is dying.

But do you know that I can`t help them.

You may ask Why?

Because, the only person who can help you to be a successful blogger is you.

Why Your Blog is Dying? & How to Save it.

Why Your Blog is Dying? & How to Save it: eAskme
Why Your Blog is Dying? & How to Save it: eAskme

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If your blog is dying, then what should be your first priority?

Well, you should find the reasons why your blog is dying and try to fix them before it is too late.
Today I am going to uncover all the reasons which is killing your blog.

1) Your prime focus is money:

The big issue with most of the bloggers, who quit the blogging industry, is that they are too much focused about making money online, but not focused about the actions.

I know that you have started a blog to make money online, but if you force your blog to make money from day one then you will kill it with your own expectation.
Let me make it simple for you.

You can’t expect your blog to make money from day one until you are Neil Patel. Neil has done lot of hard work and it took him years to reach at the level of ultimate success.

For example; Assume there is a 3 years kid who is going to the school for the first time. He is just learning how to pronounce alphabets. Now if his parents start pushing him to learn sentences from day one, that means they are putting extra burden on him and one day this burden will either make him sick or may even take his life.

Same thing happen with blogging. If you are doing the same that means you are killing your own blog.

How to fix this:
Always focus on actions. When your actions go big you will gain big rewards.

2) Write for the sake of writing:

Have you done any research before writing articles on your blog?

No.

Why?

Because it takes time to do research and you think that research is just waste of time.

Lol :)

Let me introduce you with the basic of blogging.

Stop acting like machine. Your readers are humans and they want the human touch.

When you writing without caring about what your readers want from your blog or what can attract the more readers to your blog, you actually introducing a big turn off on your blog.

Your readers will feel dullness in your blog and will never visit again.

No readers mean any success.

No one can stop your blog from dying if you are not generating content which attracts and engage readers.

How to fix this:

3) Ignoring SEO:

Do you even know what is SEO?

Lol, it`s search engine optimization.

Everyday I meet many people who do not know what is SEO or search engine optimization.

SEO means optimizing your blog according to the search engine ranking factors.

There is no doubt that every SEO strategy takes time to bring good results. But if you are simply ignoring it that means you are ignoring the huge amount of traffic and lead opportunities.

How to fix this:
  1. Do research

  2. Find LSI and long term keywords

  3. Check competition

  4. Use proper url format

  5. Use proper heading tags

  6. Maintain keyword density.

  7. Generate backlinks etc.
Also optimize your blog design and work on improving the site speed.

4) No promotion:

Are you a lazy person?

There are people who start blog to make money online and even write posts but never invest time on promoting the content on various networks.

Do you think that you will visit in the dream of every single person and introduce him with your blog?

Or

Do you think that people just get an inner feeling about your blog existence?

Stop being lazy.

No one knows about your blog until you promote it.
Every day thousands of blog take birth in blogosphere. Without promotion your blog can’t even get a single visit.

If you don`t get traffic that means you will not earn anything and one day you will put your own blog in sandbox.

You not only have to promote it among your friends and family but also utilize all the social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Linkedin, Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr etc.
So you see it works as a circle.

So stop killing your blog with your laziness and start promoting it.

5) Copy content:

This is the horror show.

Stop copying content from other blogs or publications.

If you are doing so that means one day you will penalized by DMCA and Google.

In worse case, Google will sandbox your blog and it will never show in Google search results.
Google will also ban you from using Google Adsense on your blog.

This will cause the death of your blog.

How to avoid that:
Never copy content from other sites.

Use content theft checker tools to check if copy content is available on your blog or not.

Fix it before it is too late.

6) Penalized by Google;

Is your blog suffering from huge drop in traffic and search ranking?

That means Google has hit your blog with one of it`s updates.

Why Google did that?

Because Google fins something on your blog which is not acceptable, such as:
  1.  Copycontent

  2.  Black hat SEO

  3.  Poor backlink profiles

  4.  No user engagement

  5.  Malicious codes
How to fix that:
I always want you to do SEO, but never overdo it and never use black hat techniques.

Focus on user engagement. Write compelling content and make the readers engage without blog by allowing them to comment and share your blog posts.

7) Loose Interest:

Blogging is your passion or just a job?

If it is your passion then you will never get bored, but if you are doing it like a job that means sooner or later you will lose interest in it.

How to fix this:

The only way is to take the necessary step when staring a new blog.

Always choose the niche of your own interest. Look for your passion and then check if that is monetize able or not.

Most of the times, your passion will have monetizing potential.

These are the 7 most common reasons behind the death of 90% blogs.

When you start a blog, you have to take every step carefully. From choosing a domain name to promoting a blog, do everything in really professional way.

Remember: No one can write your story better than you.
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Wednesday

It's How You Say It: 7 Copywriting Formulas That Drive Engagement

Where do you begin when you want to engage prospects with your copy and persuade them to convert?

You’ve probably heard that if you want to catch your audience’s attention and get them to move down the sales funnel, then you need to tell a story. But, can you tell a compelling story on a landing page or through a social media update?

The answer is yes. You just need to use the right copywriting formula.

It's How You Say It: 7 Copywriting Formulas That Drive Engagement


It's How You Say It: 7 Copywriting Formulas That Drive Engagement: eAskme
It's How You Say It: 7 Copywriting Formulas That Drive Engagement: eAskme
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Here’s a look at some of the most effective ones from a professional SEO content writing service.

AIDA – Attention, Interest, Desire, Action

AIDA is one of the oldest and most frequently used formulas. It has been used for direct mail,
radio, television, newspapers and now social media.

The key to this formula’s effectiveness is understanding your audience well enough to be able to get their attention. Once you get your prospects’ attention, build their interest by writing descriptive copy that makes them want to learn more.

PAS – Problem, Agitate, Solve

Another popular copywriting formula is PAS. It works like this: first, you identify a problem your audience has. Then, you stir it up by stressing how the problem can negatively impact them. In the end, you offer your product/service as the solution.

The 4 P’s – Promise, Paint, Proof, Push

The 4 P’s formula shifts the focus from yourself or your product to your audience’s problems. This formula is used to describe a problem, and then gradually move to a solution.

Start by promising your audience that their problems can be solved. Continue by describing how beautiful a life without that particular problem would be. Give examples of others who now live a problem-free life. Finally, push them to take action and live that fantastic life you’ve promised.

The 1-2-3-4 Formula

This formula works something like this:

  1. What I  have for you – let your audience know what your product/service is;

  2. What it’s going to do for you – let them know about the benefits your product/service has;

  3. Who am I – why should they trust you;

  4. What you need to do next – explain to them what they should do to benefit from your product/service (call to action).

FAB – Features, Advantages, Benefits

This formula focuses on the benefits of your product/service, not the features. It starts by stating what you or your product can do. Then, it moves slowly to why is it helpful (the advantages) and how the person using it can benefit from it.

The 4 U’s – Useful, Urgent, Unique, Ultra-specific

The 4 U’s is an excellent formula to use when creating social media content. The beauty of it is that it provides a sense of urgency, making people to take action.

Let’s imagine you will be speaking at a conference about online business opportunities. To get people engaged and click on your link tell them why attending this conference will be useful to them and what they can learn. Create a sense of urgency by offering free tickets to the first ten people that subscribe, for example.

The Inquisitive Headline

This formula is extremely simple and highly effective. Explain your audience what they should do by asking them if they are doing it already.

Picture this:
you have a lifestyle blog, and you just wrote a post about lesser known uses of the microwave. You want to get some traffic from your Facebook page and create some engagement. You can make that by writing a post using this formula.

“Are You Making the Most Out of Your Microwave?”

Final Word

Instead of a conclusion, here is a mnemotechnic tool to help you write smart and not forget anything essential:

A FOREST

A – Alliteration (use words that start and with the same letter)

F – Facts (use research and provide information)

O – Opinions (show testimonials and quote experts)

R – Repetition (explain, then explain again)

E – Examples (demos, tutorials, etc.)

S – Statistics

T – Three's (Repeat three times to make it memorable.)

Any of the techniques featured here can help you write engaging copy and increase conversion. What you choose depends on your context and purpose.
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Tuesday

How to Clean Up After a Hurricane

This year has seen a record number of hurricanes forming and hitting the US soil. Hurricane Harvey had just finished wreaking havoc on Texas when Irma was reported to be even a bigger threat to the USA.


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How to Clean Up After a Hurricane: eAskme
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With Jose and Katia not far behind, we may experience more destruction than ever before.

If you live in an affected area, you should do everything you can to follow the instructions of the authorities. However, you can’t not think about your home that you may have to leave behind.

If it is damaged and in need of repair, you should start repairs as soon as it is safe to return to your residential area. If you want to learn more about water damage, read this article

https://www.emergencyhomesolutionsoc.com/guide-water-damage-lake-forest/.

Inspect Safety First

Before you can even start cleaning up the mess, you need to make sure that the house is safe to be in.

What that means is not only that it is clean of various diseases, but also

 that it is structurally sound enough to be restored.

You may need help from an inspector if you are unsure, since not all damage is visible straight away.

Once you have been cleared by inspectors, you can start assessing the damage.

Clear the Rubble

The first thing you need to do is get everything out of the house. There you can assess what is ruined beyond salvation, and what can be restored. Additionally, things can dry up quicker outside than inside a damp house.

Getting things out of your house has another important role – preventing mold growth. Mold thrives in damp and dark places, and it can pose a real health hazard.

Remove Any Residual Water

It is important that you remove all flood water as it may be highly contaminated. There are specialized pumps and other devices which remove both water and excess dampness from the air and walls and floors. Restoration companies use these devices regularly, so it is likely that you will have to hire a company to do this for you.

After you have removed all the water out of your house, the actual restoration can begin. It may take a long time, and cost you a lot of money, but rebuilding your home is paramount to your return to your normal life.

Check the Floors

The floors are likely to be the most affected by the flood. In some cases, you may have to replace all of your floors, especially if you had hardwood floors or carpets. In some cases, tiled floors can withstand flooding undamaged.

Electrical Grid

Another thing which is unlikely to survive a serious flooding are electrical installations. Most modern homes have fuses which shut off electricity in such cases, but with extensive water damage, you may encounter serious electrical problems as well.

Do not turn on the electricity in your home until you are certain that all of the water has been removed and that there aren’t any problems with the electrical grid.

Roof Damage

Water isn’t the only problem hurricanes bring with them. Strong winds can do a number on your roof as well. This damage can range from a relatively mild loss of roof tiles to extensive damage to both tiles and the wooden construction underneath.

The damage can further be exacerbated if the wind has blown some debris into your house, further damaging it. Roofing companies are likely to be extremely busy in areas affected by a hurricane, so you might have to wait a while before you can start repairing your roof. Regardless, you need to cover your house to protect it from the elements while you wait.
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