The recent Virtual Blog Writing Day I facilitated exceeded my expectations in ALL ways. Meeting five times, every two hours, we consistently had more than 50 people showing up and reporting on outstanding progress and productivity. Many bloggers met or exceeded the writing goals they set for themselves. It was awesome and inspiring.
Virtual Blog Writing Day Resource List
A selection of links to resources mentioned and shared during Virtual Blog Writing Day facilitated by Denise Wakeman.
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If you’ve been reading this blog for a while it comes as no surprise to you that I’m a big fan of WordPress. I use it to run almost all my various niche sites and blogs. By doing a few simple things right when I set these sites up and as I publish content to them, I can quickly start to rank in the search engines for various keywords in my niches. That of course brings in free traffic that results in more readers, more subscribers and more affiliate sales.
How to blog on a continual basis is a challenging thing. It's hard to keep thinking of new blogging subjects to include in new posts. So,
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If you're planning to attend all or part of the the Virtual Blog Writing Day on August 23, then I recommend you hit the ground running so you can easily tap into your creativity and achieve the goals you set for the day. As I've been planning how to facilitate the Virtual Blog Writing Day, I've come up with seven tips to help you prepare and be as productive as possible during the time you commit to your blog wrting. 1. Back to basics: what's your primary message? When you look at at the last 10 posts on your blog,...
As I prepped for Virtual Blog Writing Day (you're welcome to join us!), looking for articles to help bloggers be productive, efficient and create great posts, I ran across this infographic from my colleague Derek Halpern of SocialTriggers.com. When creating your posts, this is a helpful guide for formatting your content. How to Write the Perfect Blog Post (click on the link to see the infographic in full size). Like this? Learn how to use psychology to get more traffic and sales with Social Triggers.
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If your posts aren't getting the traction you want, you might think you're not a good enough writer. But the truth is, every writer can follow a few simple steps to improve their posts.
Audio tip from @DeniseWakeman
When I tell coaches that their business could really benefit from a blog, I always get this look that says “Who has time for that and what would I write about?!”. Below are 5 ideas for content and believe me, it really doesn’t take that much time! If you need a reminder about the benefits of a blog, read my earlier post “Why Every Coach Should be Blogging”
You started blogging, because every expert says blogging is the best way to establish your web presence, attract prospects, and promote your business on the Internet.
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