Limitations? And how will brands use your work. Whats the risk? Topic ideas - To make sure you always have compelling topic ideas: – Keep a notebook of ideas as you get them. – Search through news websites for inspiration.
Tone: How do you want to engage your audience? With humour? Facts? Image or text based? Make sure you keep your target audience in mind when deciding on an appropriate tone, as you want to use whichever tone will reach the majority of them.
Bloggers versus floggers - The bloggers whose main aim is accept lots of free stuff; take a snap; filter away; upload it and wait for the likes to come in.
6 Tips for a killer blog post
1. Find a topic
3. Decide on angle, tone & purpose
4. Write a first draft
5. Add the extras
(headline, images, hashtags! etc)
6. Proof read & post!
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Use your images to convey the mood of your post.
My tips for awesome images
Top 5 Photo Tips:
1. Always edit and enhance!
2. Stand with light in front of you.
3. Practice selfies
4. Take the time on your content
5. Have a consistent style for your
Top 5 Photo Apps:
4. Pic Monkey
5. Photoshop Express
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Live blogging through
major news websites,
makes it stimulating.
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• Link through to Facebook – make it easy to
read and find
• Add your site to your social media pages
• Join follower sites, eg Bloglovin, Networked
Blogs, Google +
• Network and publish with other bloggers, eg
Digital Mums, Blog Chicks, Aussie Bloggers
What else for your blog?
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