Three Suggestions to Revive Your Blog

Three Suggestions to Revive Your Blog

Does your blog seem to be in hibernation? If so, these suggestions may return it to life. When you let a blog lie dormant, you miss marketing opportunities and become much less visible. I’ve been blogging since 2009. I’ve written thousands of blog posts...
Use Fictional Techniques in Nonfiction

Use Fictional Techniques in Nonfiction

Non-fiction writers, especially if they’re beginning writers, can make a critical mistake about what writing non-fiction demands. They may think, “This is going to be easier than writing fiction. I don’t have to worry about characters, plot development, description,...
Create an Irresistible Hook

Create an Irresistible Hook

What is an irresistible hook? A hook is a compelling title or first sentence in an article or claim that pulls your ideal reader right in. Where are your irresistible hooks? Your hooks are in your stories. What is the story behind your business? What is the story...
How Passive Are You?

How Passive Are You?

Active Wording Attracts Readers Passive sentence construction drains the power and focus of your writing. and for many of us, it is so natural that we don’t realize we are doing it. Engage your readers with active voice and reduce your use of passive voice....
Attract and Keep Readers with How-To Blogs

Attract and Keep Readers with How-To Blogs

We are driven by our need for answers to solve common problem and turn to how-to blogs and videos for help. A how-to blog can strengthen your relationship with readers and potential customers and clients. Take advantage of one of the Internet’s primary benefits: the...