I really want to start a blog, but I just don’t know how.
Does that sound familiar?
Lots of entrepreneurs and small business owners want to start a blog, but most never take that leap. In this post, I’m going to share a simple online blog strategy that will help you grow your audience, increase traffic, and build your business.
Before you start blogging, it’s important you know a few things.
Blogging for business is not an ‘instant result’ type of strategy. It is however, a strategy for those who are more interested in creating a long term presence, and business sustainability.
That’s why most entrepreneurs and online business owners don’t see the value of it. But, if you understood how blogging for business could help you…
Any small business owner who is serious about blogging for business and building a brand platform know that selecting WordPress (self-hosted), is a wise decision. Especially if you are planning on monetizing your blog and want to increase your exposure through search engines.
Along with using WordPress to blog for business, there are a gazillion perks – in the form of plugins, to enhance your blog experience and provide solutions to make your blog DO everything you want it too.
What are Plugins? Basically, they are tools designed to expand the functionality of WordPress and what you can do with it. In this post, I’m going to share with you 4 plugins I use to help me better expand my brand beyond posts and build my business online.
If you have been following this Content Marketing Series, you will have surly discovered by now the many ways you can blog without limiting your content to only articles.
In part 7, discover how using your creativity to create powerful presentations can drive engaged traffic to your business blog.
SlideShare is an untapped platform content marketers are using to drive traffic to their blogs. Consider it like the YouTube for slide presentations. With nearly 3 million unique visitors a month, it may be worth your while to consider adding it to your content marketing campaign. It is mainly targeted towards small business owners and is a great marketing tool for many B2B companies.
There is no mystery behind the reason why so many small businesses have chosen to build a blog for their business. It is proven that having a business blog is a highly effective way to build your presence online, establish your brand and if developed properly, allow you to earn a generous stream of income.
However, it is much easier said than done, wouldn’t you agree?
We all know that it is possible to build an online business and make money with a blog because there are many entrepreneurs doing so each and every day. Even so, you may be one of the thousands upon thousands who are ready to get started but don’t know how to begin or make it happen for your blog.
ATTENTION: Women Entrepreneurs, Network Marketers, and Service Professionals Interested in Attracting Quality Leads Online
Finally, Easy to Follow Steps to Creating a Blog
That Will Get You More Clients & Increase Your Income…
Even If You Don’t Know the FIRST Thing About Blogging!
Business Blogger Bootcamp
Over the course of 12 weeks, you will be guided through the most effective and profitable ways for entrepreneurs, network marketers, small business owners and service based professionals, to create and market a traffic generating, income producing blog for business.
You will be taken by the hand through every step you need to start establishing a credible brand, producing content that attracts quality prospects and start earning a steady, and increasing, stream of income. From getting crystal clear on your niche market to designing a system on autopilot – you will develop the skills to recognize the needs of your market and how to deliver compelling content that converts.