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The Issue of Promotion on a Blog

There is an issue most bloggers have with their posts. The question is whether a blog is the correct place to promote yourself and your business. As with anything in life, blogging and promotion is about balance. It’s different for every business and every person, but I thought I would provide a few thoughts to lead you in the right direction…

Collaboration Can Lead to Great Blog Posts

When you’re looking to take your business blog to the next level, consider collaboration. Gather the best of the best in your industry and really deliver something special for your readers. It can lead to pageviews and profit…

Nothing to Blog? 11 Things to Blog Right Now

Coming up with blog post ideas is difficult for most bloggers. At some point we all struggle with this task. Our minds go blank. We lose focus on what our blog is about. It’s frustrating. Here are 11 things you can blog about right now…

Analyzing The HubSpot Blog Strategy

It’s time to analyze another successful business blog. This has been a popular series and I thought I would continue with another blog that’s often referred to by prospects here at Ghost Blog Writers. This is a great blog and from what I can tell a great company as well. Let’s look at the blogging strategy of HubSpot…

Use a Blog to Get to Know Your Customer

If your company has clients that are small business owners there are some things you could learn that might improve your business. eMarketer shared a study showing that small business owners are feeling unappreciated as clients…

How Important is Blog Design?

An article on Inc.com recently highlighted a discussion two co-founders had about their company. They were questioning the best direction for one of their products. They were at disagreement over the importance of design. I thought it was interesting and it reminded me of questions I’ve had about the importance of blog design…

What a 9-Year Old Can Teach You About Blogging

Kids are great. They have a wonderful perspective on life. They can also teach us quite a bit about life and even about business. There was a great article on Inc.com that showed how kids can help you sell. I thought I’d change it a bit for how kids can help you with blogging…

6 Habits of Successful Bloggers

Blogging is a relatively new item for most businesses. As managers and owners seek qualified writers for their blogging efforts, it’s important to understand what makes a successful blogger. If you want your blogging strategy to bring in new customers then you’ll need to have these habits in mind when hiring your blogger…

5 Tips for Blogging on a Bootstrap

Small businesses struggle with a lot of things. The budget always seems to be a concern. For a small business looking to get into blogging there are a few ways to bootstrap the additional marketing effort…

Creative Blogging and Morality

New studies have shown that morality and creativity don’t seem to go hand in hand. In fact, those that are more creative appear to be more likely to break the rules of various kinds. In fact, it’s possible for creative people to engage in all sorts of misdeeds. So how does one deal with the morality of creative folks including bloggers?