Owning and operating a blog can be a great way to have a creative outlet, spread the word about something you’re passionate about, bring in a little extra cash, and a lot more. For a lot of people, getting into a venture of this nature takes a lot of planning and preparation. But for some, the idea of starting a blog is just too tempting that there’s not really time for too much planning and preparing. If this sounds like you, here are three things you’re going to want to make sure you have in place for a quick and easy set up of a successful blog without having to plan for months or take out a business loan. [Read more…]
Blogging and content marketing are not as simple as just writing a blog and trying to market it is content. Although that seems like a strange and perhaps obvious statement, consider what it means from a semantic viewpoint. Anyone can have a blog, and anyone can promote themselves – but how do you do it well?
And that’s where the idea of creating sections and categories comes into play. For illustration purposes, let’s look at the ideas of the news category, the Twitter feed, events calendars, SEO via subcategories, and the ‘most popular’ section of your blog. A tip from each description can be extrapolated.