How to Write Your About Page
“The key is to avoid thinking of your About page as something that’s set in stone. Look at it like a canvas where every brushstroke adds a new layer of texture and color, adding richness to your story.” This Own Your Content toolkit provides tips and resources for crafting your About page.
On Making Your Business Better, Not Bigger
“I think we just have to be honest and get over our penchant towards not wanting to brag a little.” In an interview with Paul Jun as part of the Own Your Content campaign, Paul Jarvis discusses About pages, keeping your business small, and the importance of an online space that we own.
A Veteran Blogger’s Advice on Growing Traffic and Finding Community
Six years into her blogging adventure, Susie Lindau has many solid insights to share.
Writing to Help Others: Four Bloggers on What Pushes Them to Publish
Why start a blog? For some, the answer is in the positive effect on their readers.
What Is It Really Like to Be Married to a Blogger?
Expat Panda is a South African expat blogger living in Kuwait. In a tongue-in-cheek post, her husband (Expat Fox) spills the beans on the challenges and rewards of life as the companion of a serious blogger.
Fifteen Blogging Tips from a (Relatively) New Member of the Community
A few months into her WordPress.com blogging adventure, Christine Ray of Brave and Reckless shares her spot-on observations on how to build a successful site — and a loyal audience.
“I Write Because…”: Six Bloggers on Finding Inspiration for Their Sites
Bloggers reflect on what drives them to hit the “Publish” button time and again.