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Basic Blogging for Small Businesses, GoSociable

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Basic blogging presentation for GoSociable.com presentation on March 25, 2010 in Greenfield, IN

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Basic Blogging for Small Businesses, GoSociable

  1. 1. Blogging 101 (@edeckers) Erik Deckers VP of Creative Services Professional Blog Service
  2. 2. Why blog?
  3. 3. Gen Y outnumbers Baby Boomers
  4. 4. 96% of Gen Y has joined a social network
  5. 5. 400,000,000 (400 million) ‣number of people on Facebook
  6. 6. If Facebook were a country, it would be the 3rd largest in the world
  7. 7. 50,000,000 (50 million) ‣number of Twitter messages per day
  8. 8. 77% ‣active number of Internet users who read blogs
  9. 9. Who blogs?
  10. 10. Small Businesses
  11. 11. Newspapers
  12. 12. Citizen Journalists
  13. 13. Arts & Entertainment
  14. 14. Government
  15. 15. Personal Journal
  16. 16. Fuel a Passion
  17. 17. Share Opinions
  18. 18. SEO
  19. 19. Why?
  20. 20. What?
  21. 21. Blog about. . . •Your job •Your company •Your field •Industry trends •Special reports •Your life
  22. 22. When?
  23. 23. Write. . . •Once/week •2–3 times/week •Once/day •Several times/day
  24. 24. Find Your Niche
  25. 25. Choose Your Platform
  26. 26. They Host You Host • Free • Hosting costs • Easy • Advanced • longURL.blogspot.com • www.YourURL.com • Limited functionality • Unlimited functionality
  27. 27. Let's Set One Up
  28. 28. Any questions?

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