My job requires a lot of writing and while I have no problem putting together a good email, when it comes to blogging I freeze up. Maybe it's the stress of having your writing out in public or maybe it's the intimidation of working alongside some of the sharpest writers/editors in the business. Whatever the case, these blogging tips and best practices give me the tools (aka confidence) to blog. I hope they'll help with your blogging hurdles. Better yet, I hope they'll make your post stand out so it's picked to be featured on Shine. :)
There are gazillion great blogging tips out there but these ones spoke to me. What blogging tips work for you?
1. Give your reader a gift. Try to offer a little gift with every post you write. It could be a personal tip, a lesson you learned, a link to a great website or product, or even a review. The key is making your reader feel like they walked away with something so they'll keep coming back.
2. Be clear and concise. There's a running Read More »from Brenda's Top 5 Blogging Tips