Have you ever been around someone who has trouble articulating their thoughts and feelings? Perhaps they get a little tongue-tied or simply can’t find the right words? Often times brands find themselves in this situation. Bubbling with great ideas and catchy phrases, but unable to spread that message to their fans and followers. Sometimes this warrants a few head-scratches; why aren’t we
Sometimes, you just need an extra boost when it comes to social media, including Twitter. Check out these 12 great tips to help you stand out on the popular 140-character social media service. Use Twitter with a purpose in mind. Don’t just do it because every other business is. Make sure that you have a goal for your Twitter account and
If you’ve read our blog long enough, hopefully you’ve already figured out that blogging is important for your small business website. This article’s for all you faithful bloggers out there. You’re trying your best to write regularly, but sometimes you just can’t come up with topics fast enough. Or maybe you can come up with ideas, but they’re…well, boring! Not
Do you want to do things well? Most people do. Nobody wakes up in the morning hoping they will do something badly. That would be a pretty negative way to live our lives. But there have definitely been times where I’ve woken up and believed I would fail at a task, whether I wanted to or not. I’m human, I mess up, it’s a
You have probably heard that on the internet “content is king”. This is extremely true. With everything that is available to the millions of people on the internet, you want your content to be where those people stop, even if just for a little while. Without original desirable content any internet venture is bound to fall flat on its face.
Writing–we all have to do it, no matter who we are or what we do for a living. We write emails, blog posts, invoices, press releases, social media comments, cover letters, etc. etc. And yet so many people seem to take pride in being bad writers: “I hated high school English. I BS-ed all my papers.” “I just use the
I find myself in an interesting predicament when writing these blog posts. I know that I have a lot of interesting information to offer, and I love doing it, but sometimes I worry that readers will discount what I have to say because I’m a dreaded “20-something.” But here’s the way I see it: a lot of young people like
So you think you’re a bad writer. Well, I’ve got some news for you: You’re a better writer than Shakespeare. Well, you’re at least a better content writer than Shakespeare. And that’s something, right? A content writer is someone who is tasked with writing engaging content for use over the internet. In a way, anyone who’s ever written a blog article, Facebook status, or