Top 10 Blogging Tips for Beginners

Top 10 Blogging Tips for Beginners

I'm excited to finally get this post written! I frequently get emails asking for advice on starting a blog, and I always wish I had the time to respond with a really helpful answer, more than just a paragraph. Now I can direct readers to this post. There's obviously a lot more I can learn about blogging, but I definitely have a few thoughts I can share. One of these days I'll do a post about blogging beyond the basics. Until then...

blog on a board

Image: Blogging via Shutterstock

Follow BlogHer on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups/BlogHer-28615

Related Posts

DIY Waterproof Pom-Poms for Outdoor Events

Hi!  I'm Mariel, author or 'Or so she says...' blog.  On my site you will find TONS of fun ideas for women, including recipes, crafts, parenting tips, and so much more.  One of my favorite things is that I share the blog with other women, so they can tell you about their best ideas too.  This waterproof pom-pom idea is from one of my regular contributors, Trish of Crafty Moods.  Enjoy it and stop by '   Read more >

Stop Misusing Social Media by Following These Easy Steps

Do you ever feel like you're spinning your wheels on social media? You publish a post and then think that it's time to get to work sharing it all over Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google +? We hope that the traffic comes in and our numbers go up and our audience is engaged.  But we also feel tired and more often than not as if we're talking to a wall. It's time to rethink social media.   Read more >

5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Blogging

When I started blogging almost 5 years ago, I didn’t realize how much I didn’t know about what it takes to create and maintain a blog. I had been fortunate enough to publish several books, and for 13 years, I had a successful magazine column called Kindred Spirits. Blogging just seemed like a natural and easy (so I thought) way to share what I wanted to write about. No editors. No rules. Just me and my blog. I was wrong about so many things (especially the easy part). Blogging can be fun and rewarding, but it’s also work. Any job is easier if you know what to expect. If you are new to the blogging world or if you are thinking about starting a blog, here are some things I wish someone had told me when I started.   Read more >

Recent Posts by MarielSundayWangsgard

Comments

In order to comment on BlogHer.com, you'll need to be logged in. You'll be given the option to log in or create an account when you publish your comment. If you do not log in or create an account, your comment will not be displayed.