What’s Clogging Your Blog Traffic? 5 Things That Could Be Wrong

Blogging might feel like the bane of your business’s existence. You keep up with a regular blog schedule, write on riveting topics week after week, craft high-quality content, and then...crickets. What’s stopping people from reading your blog? It could be a number of things – many of which might have nothing to do with your writing and everything … [Read more...]

Why You Should Be Writing Guest Posts

If you’re looking for the perfect way to organically spread your brand and gain more exposure in your niche, consider guest blogging. Guest blogging puts your content on well-respected websites in your community. It helps to position you as a thought leader and can gain new leads without coming off like sales-speak or spam. A guest blog can provide … [Read more...]

These Secrets to Work/Life Balance Might Not Be What You Expect

We’ve all heard of that holy grail of work/life balance. In the digital age, it can seem nearly impossible to achieve: our businesses are directly in our phones and laptops, and the urge to ignore the frantic ping of an email notification can insatiable. Work/life balance is especially hard for me to wrap my mind around because I work from home. … [Read more...]

The Anatomy of a Proper Blog Post

All blogs are not created equal. Despite what you might have heard, any blog post isn’t better than no blog at all. Throwing together a post that’s lacking necessary elements could hurt your brand’s reputation more than not having a blog. Your company needs to make each post shine to establish the brand as a trusted, polished, industry … [Read more...]

35 Ways to Beat Writers Block

You’ve come up with a great idea for your business blog, only to find that the words just won’t come. You sit at your desk and stare off into space, trying to locate the words that simply seem to evade you. There has to be a better way! There is – in fact, here’s 35 of them. Go for a Walk. Sometimes all your brain needs is a little fresh air. … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Outsource Your Content

Most small business owners want their ventures to be as self-sustained as possible. With this in mind, they usually delegate tasks, including writing content, to available area employees. While this is a good idea, it’s sometimes better to outsource your content writing. Outsourcing carries a plethora of benefits, including the competitive edge it … [Read more...]