These five tips for increasing your blog readership won’t guarantee that your blog will get more traffic, but they will help! They’re from a professional freelance writer and blogger – Susan Johnston – who has been writing articles and posts for at least a decade.… Read More »Will People Read Your Blog? It Depends
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These tips on how to start a Christian blog will help you write like you have a message from the King. Because guess what? You do. You don’t need talent or a theology degree to start a Christian blog – nor do you need to… Read More »How to Start a New Blog to Inspire Christians
I’ve written literally thousands of articles and blog posts since I first started blogging in 2008. Believe it or not, learning how to write good titles that are eye-catching, attention-grabbing and curiosity-invoking was never high on my list of priorities.
Here, you’ll find five tips on how to tell stories when you write articles, newsletters, reports and other types of writing. Learn how to tap into the creative power of storytelling… “People don’t want more information,” writes Annette Simmons, author of The Story Factor: Inspiration,… Read More »How to Use the Power of Storytelling When You Write
Whether you’re writing scripts, blog posts, articles or books – you need to know how to write to make a difference. Even more importantly, you need to know what “making a difference” means to you. Do you struggle to call yourself a writer? Read You… Read More »How to Write to Make a Difference
Whether you’re a new or experienced blogger (problogger!), you’ll find these five things to do before publishing a blog post helpful. These tips are from freelance writer and blogger Susan Johnston, of The Urban Muse — one of my most regular guest bloggers.
Before her tips, a quip:
“Put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it.” – Colette
This writing advice doesn’t just apply to works of fiction, short stories, or print articles for magazines, it applies to blogging, too! Cull your writing, fellow scribes…for that is what your editors and readers need. Click on The Huffington Post Complete Guide to Blogging for more tips – it’s one of my favorite books on blogging – and read on for Johnston’s five things to do before publishing a blog post…Read More »5 Things To Do Before Publishing a Blog Post
Why let your old blog posts gather dust? Here are a few ways to make your old blog posts popular again – and not just by tweeting them. Highlight the best of the past and keep creating new content is the secret to attracting and… Read More »How to Make an Old Blog Post Popular Again
These tips for writers who want to blog full-time are based on my experience transitioning from full-time freelance writer to full-time blogger (but I’ll accept magazine assignments when assigned!). Here’s what I’ve learned so far… Got guts? Blog away, fellow scribes. Read Ruth Soukup’s How To Blog For… Read More »8 Tips for Writers Who Want to Blog Full-Time