You still have to do the Work – Blogging Tips

It’s important to not get distracted when you are blogging commercially.

Take a bit of time at the start, get the blog setup, get a couple plug in’s working for you and make sure you are happy with the layout. After that you need to spend as much time as possible making high quality posts. Put your work where the right people will see it, social networking sites are great for this.

Then, keep on doing the work.

The software alone is not enough

I often see people who seem to spend more time changing the design of their blog and the plugins they use, than they spend blogging and improving their writing.

The thing is, it’s the quality of our content and the regularity with which we show up with great content, which makes the difference. This is why you can have blogs like ZenHabits or Seth Godin’s blog, which are extremely plain looking and get hundreds of thousands of visitors a month, and blogs that use the latest glossy WordPress theme, which very few people read. Leo and Seth write great content, regularly.

For those who want a bigger, targeted readership for their blogs, there are 2 areas I recommend you focus on.

1. Show up regularly

If people respond well when you write, (i.e they share your posts, link to them and talk about them), but you don’t write very often, increase the frequency of your blogging. Here’s how to write great content every day. The big secret to being able to produce useful content on a regular basis, is to do it. The more you write, the easier it becomes.

2. Show us what you know and what you think

If you write regularly, but people tend not to respond when you write, I suggest you take a look at what you write. People love to read and share blog posts, which offer them some kind of value, either because it makes them think, makes them act or makes them laugh out loud. The best thing you can do is be yourself, rather than try and copy what others are doing. One of the reasons you have not seen me writing about Pinterest or SOPA, is that thousands, maybe millions are already doing that. I can’t add value there. It would be a me too post.

Turn up regularly and do the work. Show us what you know and what you think. Give us a reason to keep coming back for more, to share your work with our friends, and that’s exactly what we will do.

************************************************************

I hope you enjoyed this article. Post any comments you have in the box below. I would love to hear your thoughts

There is a lot of fresh new content on the way, follow this blog and I will email you as the stories are updated. Your email is always kept confidential and will never be sold or traded. You can find out more information here, or click the “W” below.

Anton English

1819fbafbf979af11f604669c4f92e35 You still have to do the Work   Blogging Tipsbe282b139585b8e827e87a8b4444af5f You still have to do the Work   Blogging Tips78cb45652c5dc0da8daf3835d53c49a9 You still have to do the Work   Blogging Tips

************************************************************

Struggling to generate leads for your business? Join an affiliate marketing system that pays you for every referral every single month, while positioning yourself as the Trusted Authority on your blog! If you are serious about making money, and doubling your leads, check out the free training right HERE

You May Also Like

Posted in Main, Online Marketing Tagged with: , , , , ,
One comment on “You still have to do the Work – Blogging Tips
  1. Thanks Jill. I appreciate the feed back. Come back again

1 Pings/Trackbacks for "You still have to do the Work – Blogging Tips"
  1. Jill Carbone says:

    Great write up

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

CommentLuv badge

Featured Opportunity

Make serious money starting today

This really is the right opportunity at the right time. Get the full Game Plan HERE

Join our Mailing List

Make serious money starting today
Attraction Marketing System

Featured Opportunity

This really is the right time!

show me more
X
Want a Business you can actually do? FIND IT HERE
¤