Blog Tips

This page features all the blog tips and advice I’ve offered since starting this blog five years ago. It contains only elements of my experience (does not include reblogs) with blogging. Each blogger will have to develop what works for him or her. I only hope my experience can help to get you started with some basics.

5 Ways to Self-Edit Your Blog Post

8 Basic Tips for Social Media Etiquette

If Your Blog was a Resume

5 Ways Commenting on other Blogs can Help Your Blog to Grow

4 Ways I Balance my Blog and Writing Life

Dear Bloggers, Remember to Edit Your Blog Pages and Sidebar Text

Dear WordPress Bloggers: Get in Position

How the WordPress Blog Subscription Works

Blogging: Establishing Your Fine Print (Blogging with Purpose)

Prepare for Your Success Part 1

Prepare for Your Success Part 2: Blogging for Writers

Between Books: When the Blog Comes in Handy

Editing Reblogs

Effective Reblogging: Getting the Most out of Them

How to Get Your Blog to Work for You (When You’re Not Blogging)

The First 300: How I Reached 300 Blog Followers in 3 Months

Holding Onto Hope: Owning Your Blog / Writing

Why I Use Images in (Almost) All My Blog Posts

4 Simple Ways Not to Headline Your Blog Post

5 Creative Ways to Headline Your Blog Post

How to Blog in Your Sleep

Why I Set Blog Goals: A Message for Beginner Bloggers

Respinning Posts: How You Can Self-Evaluate Your Blog

Republishing Posts: Don’t Forget to Update Your Links

Social Media Intelligence: Why Your Boss is Reading Your Blog

Blog Photos: I Scared Myself Away From My Own Post

The Evolution of the Blog

Taking Advantage of Your Blog Pages

Blogger Support: Fact or Fiction?

Does Your Blog Reflect Your Purpose

Shortlinks and Pingbacks

How to Add a Favicon to Your WordPress Site

How to Personalize Your Posts (Without Telling Your Business)