People love brands. A brand speaks to people on a higher emotional level than a product, service, or blog. You might think that having a brand is restricted to big businesses with huge marketing budgets and not necessarily appropriate for your blog. A brand, however, gives your blog a story and a soul! That means that not only will you be able to distinguish yourself clearly from other blogs, but also your audience will understand your vision and mission much more clearly. How you want to look, how you want to sound, and what and who you want to stand for – these are things that are deeply tied to your brand. [Read more…]
You’re stuck at home for hours on in due to the coronavirus outbreak. You’ve already run out of shows to binge-watch, you’ve cleaned and organized your home from top to bottom, the yard work is taken care of, and to be quite honest, you’re bored. Other than watching the news or review websites about coronavirus updates (which, of course, makes you anxious), you have no idea what to do with yourself. And insanity is on the horizon. [Read more…]
During a national crisis, blogging can become a bit of a minefield. How do you know what topics are appropriate and which are taboo? Should you approach the crisis head-on or stay in your lane?
As of now, more than 1.6 million people have been infected with the coronavirus around the world. Businesses, schools, hospitals, and others have been dramatically impacted, leaving people without jobs and with disrupted lives. [Read more…]
Lifestyle blogs come in all shapes and sizes. They’re written by people who want to share aspects of their lives and passions with others. To find ones that you enjoy, consider reading about topics that interest you, choosing authors that you relate to, and following ones that update regularly. That way, you’re not always visiting blogs that aren’t posting new content. The best lifestyle blogs are ones that add something to your life — no matter how well written something is, it might not capture you if the topic isn’t something that makes an impression. [Read more…]
Writing blog content can never be reduced to an exact science. There are just so many ways that you can express a thought or idea in word that there are also many ways to approach the actual writing of it.
At the very time, the fluidity of writing as a task is what makes it appealing to some. Whether it’s developing a rigid structure to help you write content or just letting the creative juices flow, it simply shows how writing in itself can never be tamed.
As an online business looking to shore up its content, you cannot let writing get the best of you. Since content creation is crucial in building your influence in the market, so more people will buy your products and services, you or your team of writers should approach content creation with complete dedication to the craft.
Below are expert advice from some of the top professionals in their respective fields with a thing or two to say about writing useful content.
Being a single mother is no doubt a tough job. Some may struggle, but many find a way to become successful. Many have continued to follow their dreams and built successful careers. Meet these single mothers that created some of the most successful websites and blogs. [Read more…]
The world wide web can be a dangerous place. With people becoming braver behind a computer screen and armed with a keyboard, it seems comments are turning into real threats. Here are 3 times that bloggers were faced with the possibility of physical harm, simply because of the content they create.
There are literally thousands of healthy blogs out there, but not every one is full of information you can trust. With such an important topic like your personal health, you should be very careful at what health blogger you put your trust in.
Singaporean Blogger Amos Yee is no stranger to the courts of his country and jail. Last year, he hit the headlines when he was charged as a political dissident due to his outspoken blog posts and YouTube videos. He has “attacked” the government and ridiculed its leaders as well.