Get Your Blog Readers On Your List So You Can Get Them Back To Your Blog

    How many times do you find yourself browsing the web, hopping from one site to the next and actually finding some pretty cool blogs? It happens to me all the time and I have every intention of going back to some of those blogs to read more. Sometimes I even remember to bookmark them. But the chances of me ever finding my way back there or digging through my list of hundreds of browser bookmarks are slim to none.

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    Why you need an email list even if you are a new blogger

      Engage Your Readers And Encourage Interaction

      Blogging can feel like a very one-sided conversation sometimes. You’re sitting there, typing away, and sharing content with your readers. But you don’t hear anything back. They read and respond with silence. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way.

      Blogs were designed to facilitate engagement and communications. There’s a reason you can leave comments and all it takes is a little encouragement to get your own readers to do that on your blog.

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      Engage your blog readers

        What’s The Goal Of Your Blog Post?

        Before you sit down and write the first word of your next blog post, stop and think about what you want to accomplish with your post. What’s your goal? How is this blog post going to help you accomplish something to help you move forward with your business?

        Here are some questions you may want to ask yourself:

        • Are you writing a post that you hope will get shared across social media and grow your reach?

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        What is the goal of your blog post?

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          How To Encourage Social Sharing Of Blog Posts

          We live in a social world where much of our news comes from sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To grow your readership and make sure your blog posts get the attention they deserve, you need to encourage your current readers to share what you’ve written on their favorite social media sites.

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          How to encourage social shares of blog posts

            okay so A Picture May Not Be Worth A 1,000 Words, but You Need Them In Your Posts

            You’ve heard the saying “A picture is worth a thousand words”. I’m sure there are quite a few pictures out there like that, but when it comes to a blog post, that isn’t always the case. Even so, you want to make sure your posts are visually appealing and attention grabbing. Using good pictures is a great way to accomplish that.

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            Pictures in blog posts can be worth more than words for getting your readers engaged

              Why Breaking Up Your Blog Content And Making It Easy to Scan Is Important

              Let me ask you something. How much content is thrown at you on any given day? It’s a lot, isn’t it? We’re bombarded by articles, social media posts, emails, podcasts, videos etc. We come across a lot more content than we could possibly consume any given day. And chances are that a lot of it is good stuff.

              As a result,

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              How important is it to break up your blog content? Pretty darn important! Check out these tips to keep your reader engaged.

                How To Write Attention Grabbing Blog Post Titles
                Why your titles are important

                The most important part of your blog post is your title. If you don’t grab your reader’s attention with the title and get them to actually read the post, nothing you put inside the post matters. It doesn’t matter how great and helpful your content is. It doesn’t matter what offers or affiliate links you have in your post and it doesn’t matter who sponsored you to write it.

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