Blogging isn’t only about getting traffic, pleasing a client or an editor or flaunting your English language skills. It’s more than that. It’s about connecting with your readers. It’s about building a loyal audience. It’s about forming a long-lasting friendship. In order to create this unique connection, you need to engage your audience. You need… Continue reading How to Address Your Readers Directly in Your Online Writing
The world of content is as vast as the sea of ocean. There was a time when stringing words together and forming paragraphs was basically the only type of content available for consumption in the online sphere. But those days are long gone. With the advent of social media, the proliferation of high quality visuals… Continue reading Essential Content Types And What Structure To Use in Each
Every aspiring author’s dream is to be on a best-seller list at least once in their lives (if not multiple times). But being a bestselling writer is no piece of cake. There’s a lot more that needs to be done than simply writing a book. In fact, therein lies the difference between a novice writer… Continue reading Simple Mistakes to Avoid if You Want to Make Your Book a Best Seller
The internet is jam-packed with keyboarding cats, skate-boarding llamas and silly quiz that seek to distract you from work. It’s not easy maintaining your productivity, especially if you’re like me and can get distract by bright colors and oddly shaped clouds. Here are the top four ways I found that helps me focus and increase… Continue reading Four Lesser-Known Productivity Tips That Can Change Your Life Forever
It’s a sunny Tuesday morning. The clock is ticking and you have an impending deadline – a 2,000-word blog that needs to be submitted today. It’s for your dream client and it’s exactly the kind of assignment you’ve always wanted. Yet, you can’t seem to type a single word. Your little brain is asking questions… Continue reading Surprisingly Simple Ways to Get Rid of Your Fear of Failure as a Writer
Every writer has, at least once in their life, been afflicted with this disease: Procrastination. Picture this familiar situation: You’ve finished 500 words on your blog but you’ve got 300 words more to go. You get a message from your friend inviting you for brunch on Saturday. You get distracted and start planning the time… Continue reading How to Be More Productive as a Writer Without Losing on Quality
Know your audience. It’s the first, and arguably, the most important tip writers receive when they kick off their professional freelancing career. The other popular tips include adding rich visuals, optimizing blogs for search engines with the help of keywords and sticking to a word count. But blogs are more than keywords, word counts, and… Continue reading How Engaging Are Your Blogging Skills?