Hello - Just got a few random snippets on Blogging from my social activity bunged together for easy Friday reading
The technology behind blogging can be harnessed as a powerful internet marketing medium for business
Search engines tend to rank websites higher if you continually add new content
RSS which stands for really simple syndication is another great automated marketing tool built into blogging software. It is a tool which lets people subscribe to your blog’s content.
Add a podcast to your Blog – one the easiest and effective ways of publishing a podcast is to release the episodes in a category on your blog.
Blogging is the front door to social media – people use search engines to find answers to questions and to find local suppliers
SEARCH ENGINES LOVE BLOGS – if for no other reason, consider creating & frequently posting relevant, KW rich content to a blog, hosted on a relevant domain because it will dramatically improve your chances of a good ranking.
How to start –
- Monitor a group of relevant blogs
- Comment on a group of relevant blogs
- Create a blog and start posting
5 tips for blogging
- READ, FOLLOW & LISTEN – find out what you want to write about
- WRITE WHAT PEOPLE SEARCH – discover the exact phrases people in your market are using
- ASK FOR PARTICIPATION – ask for ideas and opinions
- AMPLIFY – post links to all SM accounts
Create the perception that you are an expert in your field
Decide your blogs strategy and keep focussed on it