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Blogging Musts You Can’t Ignore

Blogging Musts You Can’t Ignore

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

If you run in some of the same circles we do, you might have bumped into our team members without knowing it. It’s an occupational hazard – joining Facebook, LinkedIn and other groups that focus on blogging, social media, website content, writing, editing, marketing and business. We love to learn, and we love to pass…

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Questions to Ask Yourself When Building a Blog Calendar

Questions to Ask Yourself When Building a Blog Content Calendar

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

So, you’ve decided to blog. What now? Well the most efficient way to tackle your blogging is to create and follow a content calendar. Some people refer to it as an editorial calendar, and others just have ideas scattered on sticky notes all over their car, bathroom mirror and computer screen. But that’s not you!…

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Don’t Fall Victim to Blogging Block! Five Tips to Help You Break Through

Don’t Fall Victim to Blogging Block! Five Tips to Help You Break Through

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

We’re about to give away some of our best creative tips. Are you paying attention? These tips could save your blog, especially if you’ve fallen victim to what we call “blogging block.” It’s like writers’ block, but worse because you need to blog to create credibility, to grow your business and increase your bottom line.…

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7 Steps to a Killer SEO Friendly Blog

7 Steps to a Killer SEO Friendly Blog

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

There’s so much talk about search engine optimization these days and making blogs SEO friendly. Yet, after all your reading and research, are you still left with the feeling that you don’t REALLY know what Google wants? You’re not alone. The truth is, no one knows exactly what Google favors, but over time, we’ve gotten…

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Who Cares About Content?

Who Cares About Content?

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

There’s this thing that sometimes happens when you’re developing a website. You’re laying out pages and picking plugins. You’re looking at widgets and forms. You might get so into it, you forget there’s something equally as important, something you probably don’t do often or very well. Content creation. Now content can mean a lot of…

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Why You Should Become a Blogging M.D.

Why You Should Become a Blogging M.D.

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

We know. You spend your time between patients buried under an endless stack of medical records, case studies and nurses’ notes about even more patients. What in the world makes us think you have time to start a blog? Because we know it’s worth your time. Content is king, and blogs from your doc are…

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Three Tips for Writing Should-Be-Featured Feature Articles

Three Tips for Writing Should-Be-Featured Feature Articles

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

Here at All Things Writing (fondly called ATW when we’re being lazy), we talk a lot about blogging. And this makes sense because we love to do it – which is good, because it’s also a necessity for any business. But one thing we don’t really talk about is the feature article. We’re not sure…

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14 Questions to Ask Yourself When Writing Website Content

14 Questions to Ask Yourself When Writing Website Content

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

So you’re ready to create or redo your website. It’s easy enough to write up some content and slap it on the pages. But are you writing the right info? Are you speaking to your audience? Are you addressing your value proposition? (Huh?) OK. More on that in a minute. When you set out to…

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Hooking – Still Good, Old-Fashioned Work

Hooking – Still Good, Old-Fashioned Work

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

Ever stop and ask yourself, “Am I a hooker?” Do they even call prostitutes hookers anymore? Or is that a word middle-aged people use? You can Google it if you want, but you might want to clear your cache after. No, we’re not going to spend the rest of this article making double entendres (though…

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Dear Diary: Is Your Business Blog Too Personal?

Dear Diary: Is Your Business Blog Too Personal?

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

Blogging by nature is more personal and a casual depiction of things going on with your company and products. But how personal is too personal? You can easily step over the line when weaving in your anecdotes. Keep uber-personal details or ones that could reflect poorly to yourself. For instance, don’t share that you were…

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Market Yourself Using the Great Credibility Builders – Blogs

Market Yourself Using the Great Credibility Builders – Blogs

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

Blah, blah, blah. Blogs build credibility. We know, we know. We should be blogging. Stop trying to guilt us into it, will you? Okay, we admit it. Here at All Things Writing, we are big believers in blogging. And a lot of us are moms, so, well, maybe we DO have a little bit of…

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Why Blogs Are More Than Ads

Blogs – WAY More Than Ads. Way.

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

Are you confused by the terms advertising and content marketing? No worries. A lot of people are. At first glance, there seems to be a fine line – or no line – between the two. But it might not be as fine or MIA as we imagine. So we’re here to shed some light on…

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English, Please! Avoiding Jargon in Content

English, Please! Avoiding Jargon in Content

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

We know it has happened to you. That website. What language is it written in, anyway? What do all those acronyms stand for? Forget this. Move on to the next site, one that’s understandable. As content developers, we find this problem a lot. And we’re asked to fix it. Business owners know there’s a problem,…

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Dumbing it Down? Content Development and Your Readers

Dumbing it Down? Content Development and Your Readers

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

It’s pretty common knowledge. Mainstream news is written at a middle school reading level. And for those of us in the content development and website development industries, it’s also common knowledge that website content is meant to be written in easily digestible chunks. Plugins like Yoast not only assess SEO, they judge readability. Start writing…

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Real Estate Professional? You Need to Be Blogging!

Real Estate Professional? You Need to Be Blogging!

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

Real estate is a tough business. We know because many of our clients are in the industry. From brokers to agents to financial experts, we’ve become familiar with the challenges facing professionals in this competitive field. And one of those challenges is keeping up with online marketing. While this is an issue for many businesses,…

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