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Blogging 101 gets all “A”s!

Blogging 101 gets all “A”s!

I was looking this morning at the recent comments from students who have taken our eight-week online blog writing course, Blogging 101.  We offer a survey to those who have completed the course, and we use the results to help us make the course even better and more helpful to future enrollees. As a perk, […]

A little bit of blog inspiration…

Have you ever noticed that when life gets busy, the first thing to suffer is your blog?  Fall time can be such an active season for people that we start to feel like our blog writing is just “one more thing on our to-do list.”  That is too bad. Why? Because fall is such a […]

Feeling non-committal? Try “Light-Blogging”

You want to start a blog. You really do.  But it seems so complex.  So time-consuming.  Maybe even a little bit boring.  You have things to say, but you aren’t sure how much.  And you aren’t sure you can write enough interesting things or ground-breaking content to make people actually want to stick around.  So […]

Don’t Leave ‘Em Hungry: Blog Feeds

Don’t Leave ‘Em Hungry: Blog Feeds

Okay, so people are starting to find your blog.  Hooray!!  You are building up an audience and they seem to like what you have to say.  Woohoo!!  You’ve even gotten a few comments on your last posts.  Alright!! But maybe you’ve noticed that the visits are a little sporadic.  Or you wish that the comments […]

A Free Introduction to Blogging

A Free Introduction to Blogging

We all read blogs.  They give us instant access to information, insight into other people, and provide multiple viewpoints on specific subjects. But sometimes, reading a blog just doesn’t cut it.  Sometimes, you realize YOU are the one who has something relevant to add to the online conversation.  In those cases, starting your own blog […]

The Magic Ingredient: Humor in a Blog

The Magic Ingredient: Humor in a Blog

You’ve sat down with a vanilla mocha-frappa-1,000calorie-achino in your favorite coffee shop.  You have your adorable new netbook with the customized leapord-skin skin.  And best of all, you have an entire hour to burn.   Caffeinated, Customized you has just enough time to write the blog post you’ve been thinking about all week….the story of your […]

Does This Blog Look Good On Me? – Blog Themes

Does This Blog Look Good On Me? – Blog Themes

One of the most daunting parts of the blog creation process – – and the point in the process where many a man or woman have thrown up their hands and given up – – is the choosing of the THEME or TEMPLATE.  One of the problems is that there are simply too many choices.  […]

Guest Post: The Purpose of this Blog

Guest Post: The Purpose of this Blog

Sometimes, it’s just refreshing to hear why people blog.  Occasionally here at BWC.com, we’re going to peek into the motivations of bloggers far and wide because there is nothing that “refills the blogging tank” more than hearing what inspires others to blog! The following post is reprinted with permission by TaderDoodles at Chaos Appreciation:   […]

Creating a Comments Policy

One of the major victories for a new blogger is when her/his posts begin to get comments on them!!  It is so exciting to see that what you are writing is getting read, and that people care enough about it to leave a response.  But even before you get to the feedback stage, it’s important […]

Blogging Your Passion

Blogging Your Passion

One of the most common complaints I hear from wannabe bloggers is…”I want to start a blog, but I just don’t know what to write about.”  Do you want to know what my response is?  “Then DON’T start a blog.”  That may sound strange from a person involved in a blog writing course, but it […]

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