Blogging Tips for PR Pros

PR Expanded

Fast forward almost ten years and blogging is so ubiquitous that not only are blogs supplanting traditional media channels as sources for breaking news, practically every single company I can think of has one. So don’t do that for your blog, either! blogging Content PR 2.0

9 Blogs To Make You PR-Smart

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

One of the best ways is to stay on top of key PR industry blogs as well as more general sites that offer a fresh take on business, creativity, and content. Blogs That Can Make You Smarter. Industry or Workplace Blogs. The Cision Blog. Pop Culture/Creativity Blogs.

#FlashbackFriday – How to Blog Well

HMA Public Relations

HMA's blog has once again ranked in Feedspot’s Top 100 PR Blogs for PR and Marketing Communications so we figured a #FlashbackFriday was in order! The post #FlashbackFriday – How to Blog Well appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

Welcome to The New Cision® Blog


Today, we launched the new optimized version of our blog with the goal of better serving you — our readers. Gone are the multitude of content categories at the top of the blog page. Just use the form on the right column of every blog page, or at the bottom of every post.

My Emotional Support Blog


The post My Emotional Support Blog appeared first on Barokas Public Relations. No BS BlogLast week, a woman tried to board a United flight with a peacock. Not just any peacock, an emotional support peacock.

Best Blogging Tips For PR Professionals

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

But good, crisp writing is only part of what makes a blog well-read and shareable. There are some do’s and don’ts that can make the difference between a blog that “talks to itself” and one that is a must-read. Do blog with a purpose.

How to Attract Top-Tier Guest Bloggers to Your Blog


You know that guest blogging on other authority websites is one way to establish your thought leadership and expertise. But did you also know that accepting guest bloggers on your business blog is a way to get great content that they’ll help you promote? Make Your Blog Appealing.

Happy 2018 + Lessons of Blogging

Karen Freberg

2017 was a great year for me, and I am now beginning to write on this blog in my 12th year. I started this blog right after I finished my eligibility as a track and field athlete at USC in 2006. and her blog inspired me to write a similar post. Every person has a blog voice.

How to Use Your Blog to Connect with Your Audience


You have a blog, you have a potential audience, and now you need to connect the two, but you’re not sure how. But, that’s okay, because by creating a solid blog strategy, you can find your audience. Here’s a checklist for what you should do after writing every blog post.

Making Your Blog More PR-Friendly

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

This is true for the earned media we generate, the thought leadership content we produce for clients and for our own blog content. Any company blogging today must have a strategy for boosting the visibility of their content and ensuring it is shareable and shared.

Should I keep blogging?

Communications Conversations

Two Facebook posts in the last week got me thinking: Should I really keep blogging? First, Geoff Livingston talked about how if he had to do it all over again, and start his social presence from the ground up, he would NOT blog. And, it got me thinking: Should I keep blogging in 2015?

Beautiful blogging: 5 ways to build a more engaging blog

Axia PR

An optimal way to keep your website fresh is to create and maintain a well-crafted blog to attract new visitors and further build relationships with those who have visited previously. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you consider your blogging efforts.

Infographic: Tips for more purposeful, effective blogging

PR Daily

Business blogs are often perfunctory, boring, self-serving, utterly useless, jargon-choked word dumps. With that said, you should be blogging—just more strategically. Websitebuilder has an infographic to help you whip a saggy blog into shape.

Blogging Upstream

Waxing UnLyrical

Tootzypop , the lifestyle blog I founded for savvy women over 40 , is no exception. In women’s online media, the formula is one part fashion and beauty, one part yoga and fitness, one part recipe swap, a ginormous dose of mommy blogging; mix and cover with a thick frosting of e-shopping.

Three big lessons I’ve learned from 10 years’ blogging as PR Warrior

PR Warrior

I recently notched up 10 years blogging under the PR Warrior handle. But seriously, blogging regularly since 2007 has allowed me to… MORE. The post Three big lessons I’ve learned from 10 years’ blogging as PR Warrior appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Blogging Content marketing Owned media Professional speaking Darren Rowse Mailguard Mark Masters Mark Schaefer Pet Sitters Ireland PR Warrior

6 Elements of a Good Blog Post

The Proactive Report

Content Marketing blog post cntent Online PR writing Courtesy of: Quick Sprout.

Top 10 Tech Blogs PR Needs To Follow

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Here are the top 10 tech blogs you need to read to prepare for promoting clients across a range of industries, including IoT, ad-tech, tech products and services and wearable technology. So much more than a tech blog! The TED Blog.

A Ten-Minute Blog Post

Rock the Status Quo

The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience: Content Syndication by QuickSprout I ran some interesting content syndication tests in early 2014 to see how it benefited my blog.

The Best PR Tips For Promoting Blog Posts

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Public relations experts know that the majority of traffic coming to a blog post comes in the first hours and days of publication. This makes the timely promotion of your blog content critical to its success. Make your blog posts work harder through linking, sharing and more.

How to Get Quality Leads on Your Blog


Blogging can (and should) do more than just update readers on the latest news and events of the day. How to Collect Quality Leads for Your Blog. Many good content marketing strategies — whether for a blog or company brand — include a lead generation form.

5 things to think about when starting a blog

Public Relations Sydney

Have your thought about starting a blog? As a business leader and entrepreneur, a blog can be a powerful tool to profile you as a thought leader and expert in a particular area. A blog can help to establish credibility and also communicate your personal brand to readers.

5 Ways to Get More Blog Reads With Social Media


While each component of your marketing strategy (email, PR, social media, blogs) should bring you results, it’s often better when two or more components work together. Take blogging and social media. Here’s how you can boost your blog’s traffic with a few social media tricks.

My 30-Day Blogging Challenge: The Importance of Syndicated Content


My binge blogging challenge is complete—this post is the final one in my 30-day challenge. You can read about why I decided to binge blog and some of the lessons I learned along the way HERE and HERE. Was binge blogging a good idea? Business Blogging I made it!

8 blog topic treasure troves

PR Daily

You’ve committed to blogging and the deadline is looming, but the screen in front of you is blank. If you’re not sure what to write about, don’t fret; blog topics are everywhere. To show how easy it is to find blog topics for any business, let’s use a random word to find a theme.

How to write a blog post

Public Relations Sydney

If you want to be seen as an industry expert or thought leader a great way to boost your profile is to write blog posts. Blogs are the best way of demonstrating your expertise online, controlling your message and building your reputation.

4 Ways to Establish Yourself as a Thought Leader Through Guest Blogging


Sometimes writing fabulous blog posts on your business blog isn’t enough to drive the traffic you really want. One of my favorite content marketing strategies is guest blogging. Here are a few strategies to help you maximize your guest blogging efforts.

Content Marketing Lessons Learned From Our Best Performing Blog Posts


Here are some of Polaris’ most popular blog posts from 2014, along with the lessons they taught us. I certainly found his answers helpful, publishing them as a Q&A blog post in February titled What Canadian PR Agencies Should Know About New Anti-Spam Legislation. Business Blogging

How Long Should a Blog Post Be? [A Data-Driven Answer for B2B]

Sword and the Script

If you’re looking for a short and easy answer to blogging questions, here you go: How long should a blog post be? How long should it take to write a blog post? How often should I publish blog posts? Two Comprehensive Studies about Blogging.

5 Free Blog Editorial Calendars to Improve Your Content Marketing


Do you want to be better organized in your blogging? If you said yes, the solution is simple: get a blog editorial calendar. A blog editorial calendar is a calendar filled with the schedule of your upcoming posts. The goal of the blog is to be both entertaining and informative.

A Simple Formula for Writing Blog Posts in 8 Painless Steps


Unless you happen to be a gifted writer, there is nothing simple or painless about writing blog posts. Yet business blogging is an important part of marketing today. Regular blogging can have a big impact on your business. The topic for this post was “business blogging.”

What I Learned from My Binge Blogging Challenge: Week 2


If you’re dropping in for the first time, I encourage you to read about why I decided to embark on a blogging binge and the lessons I learned in the first week. While binge blogging definitely isn’t a cake walk, it hasn’t been quite as difficult as I imagined it might be.

8 Tips to Attract Your Readers with Engaging Blog Posts

PR in Your Pajamas

Everyone seems to be blogging nowadays! How do you make your blog posts stand out? There are few technical parts in blogging: decent grammar, good vocabulary, great idea, and awesome written expression. Are you wondering how you can get more people to read your blog posts?”

What I Learned from Binge Blogging: Week One


Binge blogging, that is. You can read about my motivations and goals in my first post in the series— Binge Blogging: 30 Posts in 30 Days. I fully anticipate my blogging spree will help my business, though it’s too soon to assess the benefits. What’s next with my blogging binge?

7 ways HubSpot makes blogging easier to manage

Axia PR

It gives us the ability to manage all our clients’ blogs as well as make updates to various website pages. We like HubSpot’s blog functionality and manageability so much that we think you should start using it too! Public Relations Featured Online Public Relations BlogA few years ago, Axia Public Relations made the transition to HubSpot, a developer of inbound marketing software products, and we’ve been tremendously pleased with the results.

The Aesthetics of Text: Writing Readable Blog Posts

Sword and the Script

Other readers liked these related posts: B2B Blog Metrics: 4 Effective Categories to Measure Success. There isn’t a magic formula to writing corporate blog posts, and none of these tips are likely to make or break your content marketing program. The post The Aesthetics of Text: Writing Readable Blog Posts appeared first on Sword and the Script. Marketing blogging content marketing corporate blogging

The Business Blogging Editorial Calendar: How to Post Like a Pro


In much the same way, you need a business blogging editorial calendar to stay organized and reach your particular business goals. What is a business blogging editorial calendar? An editorial calendar is a calendar filled with a schedule of upcoming blog posts. Business Blogging

The Top 10 UK Walking Blogs 2017

Norton's Notes

Back in 2015 I wrote an article about my favourite walking blogs in the UK , the post received more than 40 comments and still proves to be very popular today. One of the most thorough and conducive UK walking blogs, The Walking Englishman is well-researched and incredibly user-friendly.

Should you remove the comments section from your corporate blog?

Communications Conversations

Part of my presentation caused a bit of a stir: My prediction that more people (and I would also argue, companies) will remove comments from their corporate blogs in the year ahead. If your corporate blog is like many, it gets few thoughtful comments. What about the Whole Foods blog?

Shaping a Blog Design for Thought Leadership

Ishmael's Corner

Back in 2012 I posted plans to evolve the blog which included: And I recognize the “look and feel” of the blog desperately needs help, another action on the 2012 to-do list. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations.

Triple 7s: The Best, Worst and Most Loved Blog Posts in 2017

Sword and the Script

The news cycle was faster, social media was hitting the early majority in the Geoffrey Moore sense, and blogsblogs were everywhere. We started a blog for our employer, a startup in the IT operations space. Not long after that I started this blog and began writing.