Who Are You Talking To? (Getting To Know Your Target Audience)

Understanding your target audience better helps you generate more relevant content. Here are some ways to help you understand your target audience better.

Important Tips When Naming Your New Blog

Did you ever have a lame email id and felt foolish when you had to put it on a job application? It’s a similar story with your blog name and domain name. You get just one chance to make it work for you. Don’t let that thought overwhelm you; just keep these simple tips in mind when you name your blog or register your domain name.

Hurry up already! (How to post quickly)

What happens when you are running late for work, you need to shower, walk the dog and write a blog post? There’s a good chance that you might skip the blog posting all together. We all know Stephen Covey’s famous Quadrant of important/urgent. But let’s face it, sometimes you just need to do it all. That’s when posting quickly helps. Try these techniques the next time you think of skipping that blog post.

How To “How To”

Everybody likes a good how-to post. Not only are they fun and reader friendly, they are really easy to create. Here’s some quick tips on how to how-to.

Help! I’m out of Ideas! (Quick ways to get a brain blast)

Have you ever found yourself in front of your computer screen, clueless about what to post? Well you need a brain blast! Here’s some ways to get an instant burst of ideas

Ways to prevent “Skim And Run”

Just generating traffic is not always enough… you also have to get the best possible “skim to subscribe” conversion rate, so that today’s new visitor becomes tomorrow’s frequent visitor.

Dude! Get to the point! (How To Write Readable Posts)

You may have really hard hitting content but if your post isn’t readable it really reduces the appeal of your blog. Apart from the layout and theme of your blog, every post can be made more readable with just a few minor changes.

Tweeting makes you write better

If you’ve used twitter, you have already learned that writing something meaningful in 140 characters or less is much harder than it sounds. But once you’ve mastered the art of tweeting really compelling tweets (the kind that get retweeted) you’ve just helped yourself become a better blogger.

A Rich Lush Template? Or a No-Frills Blog?

Certain niches just beg for a lush graphics heavy theme with elaborate javascript and css effects. But a blog can easily be smothered by slow loading pages and excessively vibrant themes. Let’s have a look at the pros and cons of a frilly template and simple template.

Tips for writing more content

While you may be happy to post whenever-you-feel-like-it, posting quality content frequently is essential if you really want to be a successful blogger. Here are some tips that can get you to the publish button faster.