Did you know that you can come up with blog post ideas from pretty much any object? Yes, you can. In fact, even a seemingly unrelated object such as a car works.
Last night as I was winding down, I thought of the fact that I didn’t have a blog post up and ready to go for this morning. Actually, I had been thinking of it all day, or more accurately, for a couple of days and yet I just couldn’t get myself to do it. Failing […]
At the moment, the question rolling around in my mind is, “Is blogging really worth it?” I’m writing this on a Wednesday night, when I’d really rather be goofing off. But since I have a commitment to publish a blog post first thing on Thursday morning, and since I really don’t want to get […]
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.