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 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 […]
We’ve all probably heard that an important aspect of blogging, or any business, is to define your target market and give them what they want, not what you want to give them. Some suggestions for finding out what your blog readers want include: Offer your website visitors the opportunity to take polls and surveys Pay […]
Do you believe in coincidence? I really don’t. I believe more in “God-incidence” meaning that God weaves together incredible connections, opportunities and insights for us in ways that only He can. I just experienced such a God-incidence. I was sick today so didn’t get around to writing a blog post early. In spite of how […]
The other day I was in desperate need of a massage, so my husband took me to the mall to a massage place where no appointment is necessary. While he waited for me, he went upstairs to a bookstore. At the bookstore he picked up a book that he thought I might be interested in, […]
Have you ever sat down to compose a blog post or other web content and every possibility you came up with seemed really lame? I have, and I’m sure any blogger out there who is committed to blogging consistently has had that problem as well. Here are a few tips to help you move forward […]