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Blogging Tips for Creating Successful Online Content

Posted by Deborah Young

Hand writing Content with blue marker on transparent wipe board.Back in the day I was an aspiring journalist -- and one of the most fun parts of writing for print media was coming up with clever headlines. Bad puns were particularly effective ... and enjoyable ... for both me and my readers. However, in today's digital world we must be concerned with SEO and what sorts of phrases people are likely to use when searching as we come up with titles for online content. It's a little sad but true: Nowadays, you don't want to use puns in headlines.

What 7000 Businesses Discovered About Blogging This is just one of several gems I unearthed in this recent blog post. The author speaks specifically about blogging tips, but his observations hold true for pretty much any online content you produce. My three favorites from his list:

  • Don't put puns in headlines.
  • People love lists.
  • You don't need to know everything.

You should give David's recent post a read. And you can pick up a few more pointers on how blogs fit into a strategic online marketing solution here on our site.

Happy readiing ... and blogging!


P.S. If you're looking for a little help, our strategic marketing consulting is designed to show you the online marketing strategies that help keep the customers you have while generating more and better leads. That process begins when we improve search engine ranking, devise the best social media campaigns, develop your app and put other mobile and online marketing strategies to work for your business.


About Deborah Young

Deborah Young

Deborah is a reformed tennis bum and inbound marketing strategist whose main professional purpose is to support local business owners, experts and entrepreneurs by helping them understand the impact and importance of online marketing. She is one happy camper when she can help clients be more visible on the Internet, increase their own customer base and become more profitable. How can she help you?

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