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Build A Better Blog: Vary Your Visual Content
Build a Better Blog: Vary Your Visual Content
January 18, 2016

Build a Better Blog: Vary Your Visual Content

You’ve probably heard that content is king. But, the images that complement that content rock, too!
One great reason for including images with your posts is that they tend to get more traffic and engagement than those with only text. Images can also reinforce your content and help stir up the emotions of your readers, both of which can make them get up and dance!
And, by dance, I mean help turn them into loyal subscribers. So, why not reward your loyal readers by varying your visual content?

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Blog Faster: How to Save Time When Writing [Part 4] – Free Download
January 10, 2016

Blog Faster: How to Save Time When Writing [Part 4] – Free Download

Are you spending gobs and gobs of time writing blog posts? Are you finding it difficult to gather your thoughts during the writing process? Good news! You don’t have to suffer. There’s something you can do to save time when writing.

In this fourth and final installment of my Blog Faster series, I’ll share with you a blogging tool you can use that will help you to be a more efficient writer. See the first three installments in this series below (if you haven’t already), and then take a look at what you’ll learn when this Blog Faster series concludes.

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Blog Faster: How To Keep Graphics From Sucking Up Your Writing Time [Part 3]
Blog Faster: How to Keep Graphics From Sucking Up Your Writing Time [Part 3]
December 15, 2015

Blog Faster: How to Keep Graphics From Sucking Up Your Writing Time [Part 3]

Are you including graphics in your blog posts? You should! Adding images to your posts is another step in the blogging process and a very important one at that.

In this third installment of my Blog Faster series, I’ll share with you ways you can quickly find and edit eye-popping graphics. See the first two installments in this series below (if you haven’t already), and then take a look at what you’ll learn by the time this Blog Faster series concludes.

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Blog Faster: How To Handle Research
Blog Faster: How to Speed Up Your Research [Part 2]
November 19, 2015

Blog Faster: How to Speed Up Your Research [Part 2]

As I mentioned in Blog Faster: What to Do Before You Start Writing Your Blog Post [Part 1], blogging is a multi-stepped process (including research) that can take up quite a bit of time. Over the next several weeks, I’ll be sharing tactics and tips that you can use to help you be more efficient when blogging. See the first installment in this series (if you haven’t already), and then take a look at what you’ll learn by the time this “Blog Faster” series concludes.

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Blog Faster: What To Do First
Blog Faster: What to Do Before You Start Writing Your Blog Post [Part 1]
November 4, 2015

Blog Faster: What to Do Before You Start Writing Your Blog Post [Part 1]

You have probably come to realize that blogging is not a quick task. It can often be a time consuming and lengthy process. But, the good news is that there are a few things you can do to speed up the process and blog faster. Armed with specific strategies, you can spend less time on production and focus some time on promoting your content.

There are a lot of blogging tips and processes to help you be more efficient when writing your blog posts, and I’ll be sharing them in four parts. In the end, here’s what you’ll learn:

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Don't Get Distracted By Someone Else's Circus!
"Not My Circus, Not My Monkey" is The Perfect Mantra to Help You Stay Focused
October 1, 2014

"Not My Circus, Not My Monkey" is The Perfect Mantra to Help You Stay Focused

The message was simple, powerful, and absolutely beautiful.
I stumbled across the mantra in a meme on social media, and I audibly gasped. The background was a picture of cotton candy, and the words across the photo were “Not my circus. Not my monkey.”
When our beleaguered associate director walked into my office, I waved the printout around, declaring that he needed to read it right now! I’m certain at some point he said he couldn’t read it if I was waving it around. Once he had a look at it, he had the same reaction as I did.
Why, you may ask, were we so excited to discover this piece of sage advice?

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