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Connect with Your Readers

Whether you respond to all your comments or not, it’s nice to let your readers know you appreciate them. Consider setting a schedule…maybe once a week, once a month…whatever works best for you (and maybe

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Perfectionism

Is Perfectionism Killing Your Blog?

It takes time to feel comfortable blogging and it takes time to understand all the ins and outs.  One of the most important pieces of blogging is to actually blog.  Are you holding back because someone said your site design wasn’t good?  Or someone said your SEO needed work?  Or…

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What to Charge Clients

Charging for Your Services

When I first started a business, I read a lot of books about how to do it right.  One of the topics frequently covered was how to set an hourly rate for your services…something many people struggle with, including myself.  In addition to looking at what the market demands, what…

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Be Yourself

Be Yourself

The best part of blogging (in my humble opinion) is the opportunity to be yourself.  You can allow your personality to shine through your writing. Who are you? Some of us start out knowing exactly who we are and what we want to write about.  Others evolve over time (most…

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Promote Your Blog Posts via Social Media Weekly

No point in writing a great post, or any post at all for that matter, unless people know it’s there.  The easiest way to promote your blog is through social media.  Pin it, share it, tweet it!  Just get it out there.  Use your own social share buttons to do…

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I Wish…

I Wish… Sometimes I’m not feeling inspired to write. I’m guessing most of us feel that way ocassionally. I find myself thinking, if I had a magic wand…what would I use it for? My usual response is…to get some help. And that’s my hot tip for you today…get some help.…

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