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Why every student should start a blog!

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This is a quick presentation that I did on my Organizational Communication class at VCU. …

This is a quick presentation that I did on my Organizational Communication class at VCU.

It's about why college students should start blogging.

I usually avoid too much data and include more images in my slides. So for those of you who want to check out the actual material, please visit salmanahsan.com where this will be posted as a blog post.

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  • 1. Why Every StudentShould Start a Blog! Presented by Salman Ahsan
  • 2. What is a Blog?• A blog is a personal diary. A collaborative space. A breaking- news outlet. A collection of links. Your own private thoughts. Memos to the world.• In simple terms, a blog is a web site, where you write stuff on an ongoing basis. New stuff shows up at the top, so your visitors can read whats new. Then they can comment on it or link to it or email you etc.
  • 3. So Why Does BloggingMatter?
  • 4. 1. Learn through teachingWe learn by teaching ~ James Howell
  • 5. 2. Your blog is your portfolio
  • 6. 3. Network with industryprofessionals
  • 7. 4. Become an Authority inyour Niche
  • 8. 5. Build a reputation beforeyou hit the workplace
  • 9. 6. Make Money
  • 10. 12 Ways to Make Money From a Blog •Sell advertising •Sell your services/products •Affiliate Programs •Sponsorship •Digital Assets •Blog Consulting •Blog Guest Writing •Non-Blog Writing •Donations •Merchandising •Speaking engagements •Flip your bloghttp://www.mastermindblogger.com/2011/blog-monetization-guide/
  • 11. 6. Make Money
  • 12. Verdict!•I hope I have inspired a new generation of students to beginblogging.•If you’re serious about gaining contacts in your field, marketingyourself, and learning more about your industry a blog is theperfect place to start.
  • 13. Thank You Contact me• www.salmanahsan.com• www.mastermindblogger.com• www.whygogreentoday.comLet me know how I can help you start your very own blog!

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