As you very well know, having your own blog provides its own challenges. You don’t get enough traffic. You don’t have enough ideas for content. You just can’t seem to find a rhythm to write and publish consistently. And the list goes on and on.
Archives for January 2016
I am a writer. I don’t know how to promote anything. All I know how to do is write. How am I ever going to gather a following for this great blog I have created? Many bloggers have these exact fears when they begin blogging. They usually get over these fears pretty quickly or they […]
Setting up a blog for your business is as easy as choosing a template on your content management system, writing a post, and clicking publish, right? Actually, there’s a lot more that goes into setting up a blog for your business. There are several things you must consider if you want to remain consistent across […]
When people first start off blogging, one of the early questions is a simple one: “Where do I get photos?” For bloggers, old and new, choosing photo is really a dicey proposition. There are a lot of difference licenses for photographs, and unless you have a law degree, it’s a little tough to parse out […]
The Best WordPress Featured Image Tools Most bloggers habitually add a WordPress featured image to their posts, which is typically shown next (or above) the article depending on the theme in question. Adding such image (also known as a thumbnail) is only optional, but making it a requirement is a great idea. For starters, this […]
The online world is becoming very crowded. Even those who do business strictly in person are using the internet to increase brand awareness. This makes it a challenge for those seeking to get their blog widely recognized. The solution to being perceived as an authority blog is building up a strong, personal online presence. This […]
The worst criticism anyone can make about a story on your blog is that it’s unbelievable or unauthentic. You work hard to inject authenticity into your writing, so that’s like squeezing lemon juice into an open wound. Authenticity isn’t a metric you can actually measure, but it’s incredibly important, nonetheless. According to a 2015 study […]
In case you are not quite familiar, autoblogging refers to content that is published automatically through the use of software. Autoblogging was a hot topic among bloggers many years ago, with BloggingPro reporting on it all the way back in 2006. The emergence of a WordPress autoblogging plugin excited some people, while worrying others. This […]
Another Monday, another chance to start the week on a great note. Let’s give you a little boost in that aspect with today’s list of blogging and other writing jobs. Enjoy your day!
Editor’s note: This post was written by Cent, a freelance visual content creator and infographic link builder. You can find him and his experiments at YourEscapeFrom9to5.com. When I first started blogging about a year ago, I had a tough decision to make: to choose the social media platforms where I was going to build a […]