Well, first You Need a Blog Strategy. Thanks to a guest post on PRO Blogger by Josh Klein you will learn to blog more strategically and go from Waldo to David Lee Roth in no time. . . Okay, maybe not *that far but you will have Van Halen – Hot For Teacher stuck in your head all day. You’re welcome.
After you finish reliving the glory days when MTV actually played music videos – be sure to check out Josh’s article series on how to write a blog worth caring about. They are fantastic reads (one still to come!) that will get you going in the right direction.
Remember – Having a clear goal of what you want to accomplish with your blog and consistently offering valuable content is the only way to have measurable results.
And in case you haven’t guessed – having a blog should be part of your overall social media marketing strategy. Don’t have that either? Well – lucky you! Nick Shin from Social Media Examiner will show you How to Create a Social Media Strategy for Your Business.
Let’s face it. Having a Blog Editorial Calendar in addition to your Social Media Editorial Calendar is vital in keeping your sanity, organizing your thoughts and helping you build a successful following one blog post at a time.
Be sure to download our FREE Blog Editorial Calendar template.
So there! You have no excuse to get started.
Be sure to check out our growing list of social media resources.
And for heavens sake follow all the guys I mentioned in this post. Tell them @dhatfield says hi!
Okay – spill it.
Who/What inspired you to start a blog?
What are your favorite blogs to read?
How often do you post to your blog?