facebook-pixel-code
info@opteamize.in 044 - 22282472, +91 87544 76567

Blog

Business Blogging For Beginners – Lesson (6)

blogging for beginners

Fourteen Elements of the Blog 

blog elements 8. Search Box

Add a simple search box at the top of the post.

9. Subscribe

10. Search by Categories

Categorize your posts – Travel, Adventure, Spirituality, Religion, etc.

11. Search by Tags

  • Do not use as general categories.
  • Make it easy to search or find your blog.
  • For consistency, use same tags all across your blog posts.

12. Search by Related Posts

Implement simple related posts plug-in.

13. Archive

14. Social Shares

“Don’t focus on having a great blog. Focus on producing a blog that’s great for your readers. As a blogger, everything that you do flows from understanding your audience and seeking to help them as much as possible. – Brian Clark

Other Elements of your Blog

  1. Headings

  • Should contain keywords.
  • H1 = most important or the heading
  • H2 = sub-heading
  • H3 = sub-subheading.
  1. Length of a Blog Post

  • Our recommended length = 800-1200 words and halve that for fashion blogs.
  • Opening: Body: Conclusion = 2 : 7 : 1 is our recommendation.
  1. Blog Excerpt

  • Use it as a movie trailer to get them hooked.
  • Should describe your post in <160 words.

Further reading

Blog platform comparison chart(http://bit.ly/2cpgjqk)

How to open your blog with a bang(http://bit.ly/1I9p7pG)

What length should be your blog?(http://bit.ly/1lSdmqS)

 

“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”  ―Stephen King

 

For lesson (5) – click here

For lesson (4) – click here

 

1 Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top