How I Repurpose Content
How to repurpose content to reach new audiences and broaden your reach online. Make one idea work in many ways and you’ll maximize your time.
How to Start Blogging the Right Way
In this post, I’ll show you how to start blogging the right way — how to choose the right platform, hosting, and domain name.
Everything You Need to Know About Images in WordPress
How to use and optimize images in WordPress to help your site load faster, be more accessible, and get better search results.
12 Things to Do After You Write a Blog Post
When I sit down to write a blog post, I’ve got the hardest part out of the way — the idea. The rest of the process — the writing and finding the best images comes pretty easy to me. So easy that sometimes I’m tempted to click the Publish button a little prematurely. This post is a checklist of things to do before releasing your new blog post to the world.
Commonly Misused Words
24 Words to Watch Out For These are the most commonly misused words I see online. This post is a quick guide to the correct usage* of these words. Now more than ever, how we speak, write, and express ourselves online is crucial. Good writing can make the difference between success and failure; poor writing, […]
Blogging for Business: What to Write About
How to Generate Blog Topics Your Readers Will Love If you’re blogging for business, you know you need to write content on a consistent basis, but don’t we all get stumped from time to time? Sometimes it seems like the ideas just won’t come and if you’re on a deadline, it can get stressful. Remember, […]
Start a Blog From Scratch — An Easy Guide
How to Start a Blog From Scratch If you’ve read anything about online marketing in the past few years, you know that you need a blog. You need a blog to draw traffic to your website, to help your audience see your more personal and approachable side, and, of course, to help Google find your […]
WordPress Users: Know (a Little) HTML
If You Use WordPress, it Doesn’t Hurt to Know HTML WordPress users, I’m not trying to turn you into a coding ninja nerd — but I do want to show you that there are times it’s just simpler if you know a little bit of the language that runs the internet. The letters HTML stand […]
Websites: What You Need to Know
Websites: The Basics Websites are as necessary to your business as a phone number, whether you’re brick and mortar or exclusively online. WordPress is the best solution for a small business website, as it allows you to retain control over your site and make changes as you wish without hiring a developer. Here are the […]
Instagram Marketing: Beat Instagram at the Link Game
Why Instagram Marketing Can Be Frustrating Yes, Instagram marketing can make it difficult to share your content, as, unlike other social platforms, you can’t post a link in an Instagram caption. Here’s how I get around this. I set up a page called My Instalanding here on my site. I’m used to doing landing pages […]
Keywords Aren't Just For SEO
If you spend time with a search engine optimization (SEO) expert, they’ll tell you to come up with 10 – 15 marketing keywords that you want to be found for online. FYI, I know very little about SEO and I value my clients enough to refer them to a real expert if they need these […]
Grammar and Punctuation: Make a Great First Impression
You’ve just written a business report, blog post, news article, copy for your website or marketing piece, and you’re ready to hit Publish. But wait — are you sure your copy is error free? Every word you publish under your name or the name of your business represents you. That sentence may be your potential client’s or […]