Aug
14

Measuring What Matters: How Long a Blog Post Should Be
Staff
Blogging has really shot up in popularity over the past few years, becoming one of the main sources of connecting with the public in a meaningful way. Companies find it a helpful resource for providing extra values to their customers on the business website, and it has become a the freelance writer's dream come true. Second only to "What should I write about?" the most frequently asked question from beginners about blogging is "How often should I post new content?" ... Read More!

Aug
21

Be a Froot Loop in a World Full of Cheerios: How to Make Your Blog Stand out in the Blogosphere
Staff
It seems like almost every person on the planet has their own blog these days. Some people create a blog to simply write about topics they are passionate about that they feel do not receive enough attention from the mainstream media. Other people have blogs for the sole purpose of making money from them. There are many people who make all of their income for blogging. Because of the massive amount of blogs that are out there in the world today, it is increasingly difficult for new bloggers to get noticed. In order for a blog to be successful, it must first strike a chord with the general public. Of course, doing this is not a simple thing. Here is how to make your blog stand out in the blog community. ... Read More!

Aug
28

LinkedIn or Left Behind
Staff
As a blogger, you know you have a lot of tasks to manage. Between communicating with PR reps, creating your editorial calendar and staying current on best practices like FTC regulation compliance, it's a wonder you even have time to write your posts. Add to that the constant need to promote those posts and maintain a relationship with your readers through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Chances are the idea off adding one more social network to the list makes you want to scream. Before you become too overwhelmed, let's take a look at the many advantages to creating a LinkedIn profile and the kind of return you can expect on your investment. ... Read More!