Business Blogging: Where Do I Start ?

The new hot commodity is a blog for your small business so that you have decided that you must have one. Before you start to think long term. Where do you think the blog is for? What is the objective? Want to be found by the search engines for specific terms? How often do you post? Who is the audience? What will it look like a year from now? Five years from now? If you think you have this blog for a while, the possibility of hosting your own domain name. Blogging offers a free domain name (name.blogspot.com), or the option to FTP to your own domain. If at any point in the future you want to move the blog and has been using blogspot name, you will not be able to take it with you.

This means that all people who have your blog on your reader to “lose” to you. Also means that you will have to start from scratch with search engines. Do some research before you leap. A couple of good networks where you can get some kind of education are: – Blogging for Business in Make sure you join the “Blogging for marketers” email course.Give a course loaded with good information on your blog (and it costs you nothing). – Blogger Forum Blogger Forum is very welcoming to newcomers.

Browse around and just by looking at previous posts, you can learn a lot. They also have a section on the blog platform that talks about the different options available. Once you’re ready to go, what will you write? Make sure to brainstorm ideas for you do not run into writer’s block is inevitable. You can always start with what you’ve written before. Do you have a newsletter? Look through your file and “refresh” some of their old songs like your blog. What’s your website? Do you have content that may become a theme blog? Do you participate in online forums or discussion lists? Find some advice he gave to someone there and turn it into a blog post. This should start. Remember that blogs small business is a long term activity.