Everything You Need To Know About Blogging

Everything You Need To Know About Blogging


This post showcases links to everything you need to know about blogging, including the basics, creating content, craft, headlines, technical tips, and marketing resources.

Blogging is big business. It is the easiest way to reach your customers and followers on the internet. However, it’s not easy to get it right. You need to decide what your passion is, how to create a platform, how to write for the internet, how to use a plethora of tools and techniques, and how to market yourself.

Over the years, we have posted many helpful articles on blogging. I’ve put them together in one place to make your blogging life a little easier for you.

The Basics Of Blogging

  1. Social Media 101 – What is a Blog?
  2. 9 Practical Tips For New Bloggers
  3. 10 Things You Need To Remember When You Start A Blog
  4. 3 Simple Tips To Help You Create A Successful Blog
  5. 27 Blogging Tips To Grow Your Business
  6. How To Write An ‘About’ Page That Works
  7. A Really Useful Blog Post Template
  8. 11 Reasons Why I Won’t Be Returning To Your Blog
  9. Your Must-Have Basic Blogging Checklist
  10. Are These The 4 Most Neglected Pages On Your Blog?
  11. On Blogging & Social Media – A Podcast
  12. 7 Practical Resolutions For Bloggers
  13. 3 Ways To Make Your Blog Better
  14. 7 Reasons Why Likeable People Make Better Bloggers

Creating Content

  1. 7 Online Tools To Help You Generate Content For Your Blog
  2. 5 Things You Need To Know About Content Marketing
  3. 40 Types Of Content That Will Make Blogging Easier For You
  4. How The Top 10 Themes In Film Can Make You A Better Blogger
  5. 23 Interesting Blog Post Ideas For Creative People
  6. 25 Types Of Content That Make Your Blog Irresistible
  7. Plan Your Blogging Week In Fewer Than 15 Minutes
  8. 30 Inspiring Blog Post Ideas For Writers
  9. 25 Simple Ways To Recycle Your Blog Posts
  10.  7 Points You Need To Write A Story For Your Business
  11. The 18 Responses You Need For Content To Go Viral
  12. Practical Hacks For Planning Your Blogging Calendar
  13. 3 Must-Have Posts To Brand Your Blog
  14. 7 Setting Details Food & Travel Bloggers Should Not Forget
  15. The 5 Best Ways To Support Your Blog’s Story Arc

About Craft

  1. Why You Should Care About Readability Statistics
  2. 7 Choices That Affect A Writer’s Style
  3. 28 Dos And Don’ts: A Must-Have Checklist To Improve Your Writing
  4. The Anatomy Of A Great Web Writer
  5. 10 Elements Of Writing Style – For Bloggers
  6. 10 Online Tools To Improve Your Business Writing
  7. Persuasive Writing Brainstormer Template
  8. Why You Need The Inverted Pyramid When You Write
  9. Grammar For Beginners
  10. Punctuation For Beginners

About Headlines

  1. Create The Correct Headline For Your Blog Post
  2. How To Write Headlines That Make You Happy
  3. 7 Effective Tips For Writing Powerful Headlines
  4. 180 Emotionally Powerful Words To Use In Headlines
  5. 74 Attention-Grabbing Blog Post Title Templates
  6. More Than 100 Blog Headlines That Will Boost Shareability
  7. 71 Terrific Templates For Blog Post Title Ideas

Technical Tips For Blogging

  1. 3 Fabulous Free Design Tools For Bloggers
  2. 16 Rules Of Blog Writing And Layout. Which Ones Are You Breaking?
  3. 30 Ultimately Effective Social Media Tools For Writers
  4. 85 Hashtags Writers Need To Know
  5. The Rise And Fall – 13 Social Media Trends To Watch In 2017
  6. How Writers And Bloggers Can Use Vector Graphics
  7. 10 Excellent Reasons To Use Infographics On Your Blog
  8. The 9 Best Apps And Tools To Help Writers Boost Productivity
  9. How To Make Google Work For You
  10. Why Content Creation Matters Most In SEO
  11. 5 Ways To Improve Your Author (Or Any) Website Immediately
  12. 10 Formatting Tips To Make Your Online Text More User-Friendly
  13. 3 Easy Ways To Improve SEO For Your Blog
  14. Colour Your Website

Podcasts

  1. 3 Things You Need To Know About Podcasts When You Know Nothing
  2. 11 Things You May Or May Not Need For Podcasting
  3. How To Edit Your Podcast

Marketing

  1. Easy Ways To Write Call To Action Phrases That Convert
  2. Why Social Media & Blogging Matter To Your Business
  3. Does Your Blog Suit Your Brand?
  4. How To Make Money Blogging
  5. 55 Ways Content Marketing Can Help Your Business
  6. How To Use Social Media To Drive Traffic To Your Blog
  7. 9 Habits You Need For Social Media Success
  8. The 9 Essential Social Media Platforms
  9. An Effortless 10-Point Plan To Move Your Business Into The Social Media Arena
  10. 3 Tips For Making Throwback Thursday Work For You
  11. 3 Emotional Responses That Make People Share On Social Media

General Blogging Resources

  1. How To Comment On Blogs And Social Media – 6 Suggestions
  2. 5 Ways To Deal With Difficult Deadlines
  3. 10 Platforms Where You Can Host Online Courses
  4. 15 Top Tips For Writers On Social Media
  5.  7 Trends Bloggers Cannot Afford To Ignore
  6. How Long Should Your Blog Post Be?
  7. 21 Social Media Don’ts
  8. 4 Ways To Create An Authentic Social Media Presence
  9. 20 Types Of Content You Don’t Realise You’re Sharing
  10. The 12 Best Quotes On Blogging
  11. 7 Things You Can Do Today To Become A Better Blogger Tomorrow
  12. The Blog Economy – And Why We Need More Daves
  13. 3 Things Bloggers Need To Know For 2019 And Beyond
  14. The A-Z Of Blogging

P.S. If you want to learn how to blog, join us for The Complete Blogging Course in Johannesburg or sign up for the online version.

 by Amanda Patterson

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