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24 Blog Prompts for Small Business Blogs: A Blogspiration Round-Up

Blogging for a small business is different. It just is. Most of the list of blog topic and blog prompts out there won’t apply to what you’re doing or what you need to do. So I decided to do a round up of my favorite blog prompts for small business blogs.

With this list, you need never be at a loss for what to blog about again!

But …

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Advice for New Business Bloggers: In 5 Acts

Recently, I had two different people, in two different forums, ask me, “If you were starting your blog from scratch today, what would you do differently than you did way back when?”

Well, there’s a loaded question!  Blogs change. Businesses change. I think I had to make the mistakes, try things out for myself, and write the embarrassing posts in order to get where I am today.

But I think hidden behind that question is a bit of an easier one to answer, which is, “What advice for new business bloggers can …

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How to Make Blogging a Regular, Natural Practice

A question I get asked a lot is how to make blogging a regular part of your business routine or to do list.  Honestly, the first few times I got asked this question, it flummoxed me.  

Uh, you just… do it?

Writing is natural for me, but I quickly realized that it’s not natural for everyone. A lot of us come to business with other skills, and writing is one we have to hone and develop. It really is something that people have to work at — or else they don’t, and …

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Advanced Blogging: Creating Your Repurpose Plan

You’ve spent a lot of time and energy crafting an EPIC post. You’ve spent time researching, maybe reaching out to influencers, writing and rewriting, publishing and promoting this post.

Hopefully when you publish and promote, you get some good buzz happening.  Maybe it lasts for a week or so — two if you’re lucky.

Then what?

You spent hours of your time crafting this piece and now… it’s just going to languish on your blog getting buried further and further down, …

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