Presentation on theme: "BLOGGING 101 By Kristy Hill. GETTING STARTED What are you going to blog about? What are you an “expert” at? Think hobbies, interests, your career,"— Presentation transcript:
GETTING STARTED What are you going to blog about? What are you an “expert” at? Think hobbies, interests, your career, etc. Who is your audience? What is your style?
BLOG HOSTS Wordpress (free) Wordpress Blogger (free) Blogger Top Ten Paid Blog Host Sites Top Ten Paid Blog Host Sites
BLOG AWAY Choose a theme Start blogging Advertise: Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Link in email, Comment on other blogs Link to other blogs QR Tag on business card
BLOG ETIQUETTE Give credit for inspiration- link back to the original blog If you borrow an image, make sure you get permission first, then save the image to your own image server and link back to the original post Tag your posts Use correct grammar and spelling If you accept comments make sure to acknowledge them Check your links
TUTORIALS Blogging Without a Blog Blogging Without a Blog Blog Basics Blog Basics Leelou Blogs Leelou Blogs
BLOG EXAMPLES The Teacher In Me The Teacher In Me Tech Divas Blogging Tech Divas Blogging Bloggies Bloggies