12 Most Aspiring A Words for Bloggers
Did you participate in the A to Z challenge in April? Many writers put their skills to the test in the challenge. The premise was to write 26 posts — one for each letter of the alphabet.
I was too cowardly to compete but I was jealous of my friends like Amberr Meadows who did such an amazing job with it. Can you truly use this format for any niche? If you participated I would like to know what you wrote about. Please leave a comment below.
One thing that came out of the A-Z challenge was a brief flash of creativity. I began making my own list of words that every blogger should know about. While I may not have 26 posts in me, I hope these amazing “A words” for aspiring bloggers will help you on your writing journey.
2. After the deadline
A spell checker that also examines your text for cliches, passive voice, and more.
What you need so you can measure your accomplishments and make progress towards your goals.
Have one, we want to see you smiling back at us when you write or leave a comment.
API will allow you to show off your Twitter followers, Feedburner subscribers, Flickr photos and more on your blog.
Think about how all readers will navigate your website, including those with disabilities; follow these guidelines.
You will want a plugin that blocks spam; Akismet, GROW Anti-spam, or a Captcha of some sort.
Bland writing makes for boring copy, take a position and get your readers commenting.
Wow your readers by paying attention to their comments and queries; go the extra step to help them.
Write posts that are answers to your audience’s questions, this will attract loyal readers who find your content useful.
Explicitly ask your readers to take action, be bold!
Set reasonable goals and don’t expect growth over night.
What other a words would you add to the list?
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