How to have a successful presence online?

Wine Lady shares wine expert tips and the key for how to have a sucessful presence online

How much time do you spend on thinking what could you do to attract more people to your wine blog? Are you happy with the number of people who follow you on social media and engage with what you publish there? Do you feel like you are a part of wine network community? Could you tell whether you are engaged with what others do or you just focus on auto promotion? Do you think that you have […]

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Are you adult oriented? (wine website)

Are you adult oriented when writing about wine on your wine website? 7 tips on how to show you write for adults only deliverd to you by Wine Lady

I wonder whether or not you have been asking yourself this question.. In case you haven’t, let me do it for you: Are you adult oriented when publishing online? In other words: Have you ever been thinking how to protect people who are under the legal drinking age from viewing your website? Do you know what can you do to limit access to your website for underage people? It sounds ridiculous indeed. Firstly perhaps you do not […]

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17 wine experts share tips on how to be effective online

wine experts share their tips with Wine Lady - how to be effective online

I have been recently working on a post on ‘how to be effective online when writing about wine’. I started to analyze my ways to promote my wine content online. I have tried them with better or worse results with and with other wine websites as well. Some of them worked better, some didn’t work at all. I’ve created a list of those that worked the best for me thinking, that having a list will change […]

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How to write a high converting start here page.

How to write high converting start here page for wine business website or wine blog by Wine Lady

Let’s make it clear from the beginning – a ‘start-here’ page is not essential for running a successful wine website. It may be, however, very helpful for new readers, who visit your website for the first time. Additionally, you may turn your start here page into a high converting page, which will be very valuable for you. Think of a start here page (or a getting-started page, or a new reader page, or any other name page) […]

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Once more, with feeling. Revamp the old posts.

Revamp the old posts and re-promote them to increase the traffic to your wine blog - tips from Wine Lady

Wine writing has one beneficial characteristic: it is timeless. You write about how to taste wine or what are the wine regions in France and in the years time the information is still valid. It may need some updates, yet in general it is still a great and mostly up-to-date content. Then.. Why not promoting it again? Rather than searching for ideas, revamp the old posts and promote them to your readers and followers. It is a […]

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Size matters #6 – Pinterest dimensions

what are the Pinterest dimensions, what image size you should use for Pinterest - delivered by Wine Lady

This is a sixth article in a ‘Size Matters’ series and in this one I would like to focus on Pinterest dimensions. (last update: July 2016) Although I have created a profile on Pinterest for my wine blog in 2014, I haven’t been using it too much until a few months ago when I refreshed it and started to look for inspiration. I was surprised how much wine-related content was available on Pinterest!

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Size matters #5 – Instagram dimensions

This is a 5th article in a ‘Size Matters’ series and in this one I would like to focus on Instagram dimensions. (last update: July 2016) I am quite new to Instagram as I created my account only recently. With the first image I’ve shared I got a huge engagement and it was a nice surprise. I am pretty sure Instagram will have a big impact on my online wine activities and I’m happy I finally decided […]

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Size matters #4 – Twitter dimensions

what image size you need for Twitter, what are the twitter dimensions - delivered to you by Wine Lady

This is a fourth article in a ‘Size Matters’ series and in this one I would like to focus on Twitter dimensions. (last update: July 2016) I have been using Twitter since 2012 more from curiosity than wine-networking reasons, at least at the beginning. Twitter is a great ‘sms-like’ platform to stay in touch with others. It’s also a great tool to be up-to-date with the highlights on what is going on in the world of wine. […]

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Size matters #3 – Facebook dimensions

Facebook dimensions, what image size for Facebook Pages? - delivered to you by Wine Lady

This is a third article in a ‘Size Matters’ series and in this one I would like to focus on Facebook dimensions for the FB page.  (Last update: June 2016) In my opinion having FB page is as important for a wine blog as for every other niche. It is a great tool to build engagement with your readers and stay in touch with them in a different way than writing long educational articles. On FB page […]

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Size matters #2 – wine blog dimensions

what image sizes are the best for your blog? what are the correct wine blog dimensions? - tips from Wine Lady

Social media pages are important for building the engagement with your audience. Still, the main and most important online platform you focus on should be.. yes, your website! That’s why it is important to know the wine blog dimensions for images you upload to your wine blog. Remember: your wine blog is a place you want to redirect your readers from your social media pages or other websites; not the other way round.

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Size matters – how to share images online

how to share images online, the first article from the Size Matetrs series delivered to you by Wine Lady

Size matters – an introduction to a series of tips on how to share images online on your wine blog and social media with accurate dimensions for Facebook Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Photos and pictures (graphics, infographics, icons etc) are important elements you should take care of while writing either an article for your wine website or a post for any of your social media. They make your writing more interesting and are very popular nowadays.

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Let’s get social!

WIne Lady on social media

Social networks are a great tool in order to stay in touch with others on a daily basis. I post regularly on my social media and I try my best to answer questions and comments as soon as possible. Yet due to work and many activities I do, I am not online all the time ;) If you use social media, I encourage you to follow me and write to me as often as you wish. At […]

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Free stock photos for wine blogs

Looking for free wine images, free wine stock photos or free pictures with wine - tips on how to find them from Wine Lady

There are many free stock photos to use on the internet and many bloggers use them on their websites. Personally, I prefer to use my own pictures on my wine website, but I don’t mind adapting free stock pictures for WBT purposes ;) I’ve been searching for the free stock photos for wine blogs and I found some that you might be interested in.

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