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!
There are lots of lists of business blog ideas out there. I’ve done one before, myself. But I realized there was something missing from those ubiquitous lists:
WHEN are you supposed to use each kind of post?
I suppose, if you’re just out trolling the Internet because you have blogger’s block and have no idea what to write about, a straight up list of a bunch of business blog ideas might be useful.
But what about those of you who want to do more with your business’ blog than just post something every week? …
OK, this week’s WHAT NOT TO DO:
This post showed up in my Tumblr feed as a sponsored post.
At first glance, it’s just a recipe for chicken shawarma, right?
Guess who “dailyfancies.com” is? Fancy Feast.
That’s right. It’s a recipe from a CAT FOOD COMPANY.
This is just… This opens them up so much for ridicule. There are SO MANY JOKES I could make about cat food shawarma. So many. I don’t even know where to start.
When you’re doing a lifestyle blog to go with your product brand, please, PLEASE think very carefully …
You may have noticed, content is growing up.
Parts of the Internet are leaving behind their tween and teenage ways of chasing clicks with hyperbolic headlines, posting meaningless 300-word snippets stuffed with keywords for SEO rankings, and offering the same tired list posts over and over …