A blog is a great way to share your thoughts, promote your business and increase your SEO. The search engines like to list active sites that have new and unique content, and writing informative relevant blog posts is a great way to share information on social media. It helps to create an area of expertise and an interest in your brand and get back and forth traffic between your site and social media.
Click here for instructions on how to add, delete or edit a blog post (that each get filtered into the blog page reverse-chronologically with the latest posts at the top.) Adding an attractive photo at the top always attracts more attention and breaks up large areas of content. We usually build the main blog page to have the latest 10 (or less) blog posts with the ability to click through and read the entire single post on it’s own page.
Here is a simple but important tip that will show you how to make your main blog page look neater by adding a “read more” tag that gives a snippet of information on the main page and a link so that your reader can click to view the full posting on your blog. Adding categories and tags to your blog can be a really helpful way to organize it by subject matter and make it easy for your visitors to find what they’re looking for on your blog. Click here for an explanation of how those work and will be helpful for your visitors to find exactly the information that they’re looking for.