Concerned with time management?

Checking in with you Ever since I published a series of blogging tips, I've started receiving questions from other bloggers and requests for more posts. This particular post is not part of that series, but, rather, it's related to that series. I hope it is clear that I am no subject matter expert, but, rather,… Continue reading Concerned with time management?

Rejected by fellow landsmen?

No love from Israelis Like many other bloggers, I take time to search for like-minded writers on WordPress who share my interests. Obviously, I am interested in finding talented poets and creative writers, as well as bloggers who think critically about politics, religion, and various salient issues of our day. Also, as a Jew and… Continue reading Rejected by fellow landsmen?

Tips for bloggers #7: WordPress insights

This isn't really a blogging tip For the past several weeks, I've been sharing some lessons that I've learned and thoughts I've had regarding blogging on WordPress.com. This has actually been very helpful for me because it's forced me to clarify my own blogging strategies for myself, and I've learned a bit by doing some… Continue reading Tips for bloggers #7: WordPress insights

Tips for bloggers #5: Leverage your identity

Some of my best friends are anonymous But that doesn't increase their subscriber counts Not so long ago, from an entirely personal perspective, I was reflecting upon the modern-day strangeness of having some dear blogger-friends who remain entirely anonymous to me. The question of whether or not to reveal (or, for that matter, to what extent… Continue reading Tips for bloggers #5: Leverage your identity

Tips for bloggers #3: Timing your blog posts

Whom are you blogging for? Friends, perhaps more than any other blogging tip I have to offer, this particular piece of advice is only relevant to those of us who are blogging with an eye to increasing our subscriberships. In other words, if you are primarily blogging for yourself, rather than for potential readers to… Continue reading Tips for bloggers #3: Timing your blog posts

Tips for bloggers #2: The aesthetics

Marketing is queen Content is king, but marketing is queen, and runs the household.-Gary Vaynerchuk (b. 1975) Friends, It is true, as Bill Gates posited in 1996, that "Content is King," but your content is specific to you and to your blog; and I don't feel comfortable advising you on something so personal. You must… Continue reading Tips for bloggers #2: The aesthetics

Tips for bloggers #1: Your profile – linking to your blog

Getting over the hump This post is a departure from my regular content, and it's only intended for WordPress bloggers who are 1) new to the blogging game, and 2) would like to increase their subscriber counts. For most of us, the majority of our readers are WordPress bloggers. That is why I would like… Continue reading Tips for bloggers #1: Your profile – linking to your blog