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  • Blog Community: 5 Types of People Your Blog Needs

    … community people who can give you the support you need. 1. Blog post idea generators Many bloggers have trouble continually coming up with new blog post ideas. I get it. To be honest, I turned down writing a column for ClickZ because I didn’t think that I had enough ideas to write about. Once I proved to myself that I could keep a weekly column…

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  • How To Create Must-Read Recurring Content Columns

    … Krugman and David Brooks. Or take a broader view with a regular feature on a category like sports. When I worked at The Economist, the Obituary was the most popular column. No surprise. It’s gossip Economist-style. Regular recurring content columns I wrote a regular biweekly column for ClickZ called Actionable Analysis. I get the power of recurring…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Content Blogging- 15 readers -
  • 5 Never-Fail Tips To Keep Creating Awesome Blog Content

    ….) Don’t like old school idea capture methods? Try Word or Google Docs, Evernote or Trello. Michael Hyatt is a fan of Evernote and the bloggers at Buffer like Trello. Alternatively, you can use your smartphone’s voice recorder (although you do need to transcribe it later.) And, don’t forget voice recognition software. It’s getting smarter and better…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Content Blogging- 23 readers -
  • Blog Content Curation: Your New Blog BFF

    … Day. One of the reasons JoePulizzi calls me the Queen of Content Curation is that I write a lot of list and round up posts. I started doing this with my Actionable Analysis column for ClickZ. My readers liked my articles better when I organized the information into a list. To maximize list usability, organize your content rather than ad hoc. Go…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Content Blogging- 21 readers -