WordPressing – 101 (Tips for new bloggers and old)

I found these great tips for successful blogging over on The Obsessive Writer!

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THE OBSESSIVE WRITER

Hello there! 🙂

You may have just started a brand new blog, or you may have been blogging for quite some time. Congratulations on that! 🙂 It’s an amazing feeling, isn’t it? To have a voice. But what good is a voice when what you’re saying isn’t reaching the right audience?

Here are some tips to increase your stats and get the readership you desire.

  1. Keep it short. The longer your post is, the less likely it is to get read. Even an interested reader might get discouraged by the size of a long post.
  2. Tagging your post is really important. You can add tags to your post in the post-settings area. The WordPress reader is the best source of readers and tagging your post under the related topics will help the right kind of readers find you. But no more than 15 tags (including categories) otherwise your post will…

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“Walk With Me” Premier – reblog from Debbie Engelmann, BS, NHD – Author & Doctor of Natural Health

Walk With Me, the new documentary about Thich Nhat Hanh, narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, will have a rather hip premiere, launching at South by Southwest (SXSW) in March. Walk With Me pairs shots of monastic life with Cumberbatch’s readings from Thich Nhat Hanh’s journal. You can go to Debbie's site to see the trailer.  I …