blogging

Create a Blogging Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Create a Blogging Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Do you envy those businesses and professionals who churn out thoughtful, well written articles week after week or even day after day?

Sure, they might have team members to take on some of the admin or technical tasks, allowing them to put out a ton of content, but you can too - you just need to get organized. You might not be blogging every day, but you’ll certainly be able to set up a consistent schedule for yourself. A workflow is going to help you accomplish that, and it’s going to help you stay accountable to yourself at the same time. As a bonus, having your workflows developed will make it simple out outsource parts of your blogging process when you are ready to do so!

LinkedIn Articles vs Your Blog: Where Should You Post?

LinkedIn Articles vs Your Blog: Where Should You Post?

Did you know that LinkedIn has a built in blog feature? Not just updates/posts (or micro-blogging as social media posts are sometimes known as), but full on blog functionality with the ability to format, add images in the header and within your text, hyperlinks, and like/comment/share feature.

So should you start publishing on LinkedIn? What if you already have a blog somewhere else or your own website?

10 Amazing Free Tools to Power Your Business and Save Time

10 Amazing Free Tools to Power Your Business and Save Time

As small business owners and solopreneurs we are always on the lookout for free resources we can use to improve our business processes or to save us time. These are some of the latest and greatest tools I've come across, ranging from legal documentation to social analytics, event marketing to blogging.

Social Media: You Need to Bite-Size Your Content

Social Media: You Need to Bite-Size Your Content

Your new website just went live - it looks amazing and it's chock-full of great information. You spent hours crafting the perfect blog post. You put together a newsletter with a beautiful layout and great content.  You've been sharing these links all over your social media networks.  You're waiting for people to get just as excited as you are and go on a sharing spree.  And then . . .

Crickets.