If your online enterprise has yet to capitalize on web logs, or blogs as they are fondly called, then you’re missing out on a lot of opportunities for heightened success for your business.
As stated above, a blog is a website, or a part of a website. If you are a programmer, you can easily write your own Great tips for home renovation scripts. However, there are generally two types of blog creation and maintenance options for the average internet user.
Step 3- Cut down your list round 2 – Choosing a blog topic is just like choosing the American (blog) Idol. Well, it’s just fine for you to eliminate some of the potential topics you’ve selected. Maybe you can save the rejects for a future blog project. But in the meantime, decide on what type of blog you’d like to pursue. Other examples of blog topics you may want to choose are: photo blog, tutorial blog and even film review blog. After choosing the ‘one’ (blog topic) it time for you to eliminate the other lists you are trying to pick.
This can become a daunting task for many new bloggers. However, if you keep your blogs interesting and high in quality, anyone who visits it will be compelled to comment on it making it interactive.
You will have to bring some visitors to your online blog and the best way to do this is by familiarizing yourself with SEO which is search engine optimization. It basically means adding your keywords in the blog name the title and several time throughout your blog. Here is an example: You want to start a blog about video games. Try naming you blog “my-video-game-blog”. The title of your first post should be about… you guessed it “My Video Game blog”. You will be surprised with the results.
LinkedIn is the Facebook for the business world. For a small business owner looking to startup a company LinkedIn is invaluable. Most business people already know about LinkedIn so we will not belabor its importance. What you need to do though is to put your soon to be business on LinkedIn as well. This again needs to be an extension of your website/brand. Same logos and same theme need to be duplicated. LinkedIn is pretty cool because it allows you to break down your products and services as well as just giving a company overview.
Every blog has some positive and negative factors. Ensure that there are positive factors and most importantly, formulate a plan to improve the negative aspects of the blog. If you can not formulate a plan to increase a value of a specific blog, then why would you buy it? For example: Say that one of the negative factors is fixing the blogs design and it’s navigational structure. If you do not have the technical knowledge, you will most certainly have problems creating value for it. There is of course the matter of hiring someone to do it for you, but that will increase your cost and consequently have to boost your price in order to make profit from it. We all know what happens when the price is higher, right?
To crown it all, you will need to stick to a regular posting schedule so that your blog followers would be updated on what is new and when to expect your next post. The most important thing to remember is that you should have fun with your blog. This is a great way to express yourself so make the most out of it.