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How to Build Your Small Business Blog

Many small businesses can benefit from having a blog. Blogs are a great way to reach your customers, engage in a dialogue, tell customers what matters to you and learn what matters to them. But how do you begin? We’re here to help. To date the “How to Build Your Small Business Blog” series has spawned 6 entries – but we may add more in the future. So read on. And stay tuned.

We started with an entry into the debate as to whether blogging is dead (hint: it isn’t).

  1. Blogging is Dead. What Are You Going to Do About It?

We followed this with 4 posts outlining your BLOG strategy:

  1. Basics: How to Set Up Your First Business Blog
  2. List Goals for Your Business Blog
  3. Originate Content: 4 Steps to Creating Great Content for Your Business Blog
  4. Grow Traffic: 7 Steps to Grow Your Business Blog

In fact, I’d built so much good material for step 3, the 4 Steps to Creating Great Content for Your Business Blog, that I had to break it into two parts. Part 2 is available here:

  1. Blog Content Redux: The 6 Must Read Blog Posts on Writing Blog Posts/

Once you’ve digested all the steps, check out my top 10 tools to simplify your small business blogging. Now, what are you waiting for?

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