Habits start with routines. Watch someone who smokes. There are steps. Deliberate things they must do to hit that first drag. Before you tap the publish button on your next post there are numerous steps that you’ll take. Like anything you strive to do, let alone be good at, blogging requires effort. Posts require planning.Continue reading “Stretching the Boundaries of Your Blog’s Niche”
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My Saturday Evening Post | Keys to Improving Your Blogging Experience
I’ve heard it said people don’t read words anymore. Apparently, people prefer pictures. So why blog? Believe me, I’ve asked myself that question more than once. For me, it’s a way to communicate ideas, chronicle events, and create community. What we think influences what we say which impacts what we do. When we think discouraging,Continue reading “My Saturday Evening Post | Keys to Improving Your Blogging Experience”
The Ideal Inspiration Blogger Award
In a recent post, I mentioned that I have been nominated for two blogging awards. I think being recognized for your work by your peers is a great compliment and fuel for continuing to create fresh content. In this post, we will explore the first of two recent nominations for blogging awards that I received.Continue reading “The Ideal Inspiration Blogger Award”
Blogging During a Crisis | One Blogger’s Perspective
Welcome to The COVID-19 Devotionals | Day xx So what does blogging during a crisis look like? What is a blog? I define a blog as an online site offering insights and information on a wide array of topics. Blogs chronicle events happening in the lives of individuals, communities, and around the globe. They canContinue reading “Blogging During a Crisis | One Blogger’s Perspective”
What’s Cooking On Your Blog?
Are your posts boiling over with traffic and tons of engagement or is your blog resting at a slow simmer? Low and slow is a perfect method for cooking a brisket. But, truthfully, not so much for growing your blog. Perhaps your blog is on ice or maybe it’s stashed away with those leftovers youContinue reading “What’s Cooking On Your Blog?”
My Saturday Evening Post | The Hazards of Blogging
As we discussed in previous posts, blogging isn’t all PJs and coffee. To be good at it, you must be willing to invest time into improving your blog. Growing your blog requires time and effort. You may need to post even if you don’t feel like it. You don’t have to; it’s your blog. You’reContinue reading “My Saturday Evening Post | The Hazards of Blogging”
3 Not-So Secret Keys to Developing Your Niche Blog
“How do I grow my niche blog?” It’s a question I hear posed frequently from fellow bloggers. A niche blog focuses on reaching a particular audience. Determining factors for a niche blog include geographic regions, specfic subject matter, or cultural or age group. For example, The Devotional Guy™ is a blog that discusses things fromContinue reading “3 Not-So Secret Keys to Developing Your Niche Blog”