One of the great dynamics of blogs is the ability for people to leave comments. Comments are a great place for people to agree with what you have written, but also a great place for people to disagree or to share a different viewpoint. I’ve noticed an interesting thing, and that is that most bloggers […]
In this post I’m sharing my best writing ritual tips with you. I’ll release a new one each week for over the next five weeks. Here’s a listing of each section of this post. To jump to the desired section, simply click on the link. 🙂 Part 1: The Power of Blogging Rituals Part 2: […]
I write a lot on the topic of creating content consistently, and the importance of being disciplined and yet flexible in your blogging efforts. But in addition to blogging consistently, it’s also important to serve up a bit of variety in the type of content you publish on your blog.
There are all kinds of reasons why people fail at blogging. I recently ran a poll to find the reasons people have a hard time blogging consistently. Not surprisingly, the two most common reasons where: #1 Not enough time to blog #2 Not enough ideas for blog posts I want to look specifically at reason […]
How often should you blog? Most, if not all bloggers think about this question a lot, and I’m no exception. I’m still sorting this out a bit myself, so it is on my mind quite a bit these days. I started off with one blog post per week and upped it to two. When I […]
I’ve started and abandoned more blogs than I can event tell you, so I’m writing this from the perspective of someone who has tried to blog consistently and failed, but also from the perspective of someone who has overcome that struggle. The following 3 tips will help you blog consistently.
Have you ever wondered why some writers make it and others don’t? I’m sure there are many contributing factors as to why some writers make it, but here are two of my favorite ones: #1: They Nurture Their Writing Souls I emailed my list about this last week, and you can check out my course […]
One of the biggest traps both new and established bloggers fall into is the comparison trap. I want to talk with you today about why you should only compete with yourself on your blog. There will always be someone better than you, and there will always be someone worse than you, so instead of focusing […]
When it comes to content creation, what are you afraid of? Do you worry that your writing isn’t good enough? Are you afraid that you’ll flake out before you really get your blog established? Do you think that you’ll never grow a following and that all of the time you’re spending on your blog is […]
Have you ever read a blog that was all over the place? You know, one that talked about puppies one day and how to write a business plan the next? While that may be an extreme example, the fact remains that the focus of some blogs is uncertain. Focused blogs are powerful, because people know […]