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A Review of Content Rules by Ann Handley & C.C. Chapman

This book has reshaped the way that I think about blogging, SEO, and content generation.

Not only is the material easy to understand, but it is accompanied by practical examples and the information is helpful and informative.

I’ve read plenty of books and blog posts about blogging.  None of them compare to this book.

I feel like I may be complimenting it too much, so let me add that I’m in no way affiliated with this book or the authors.  I will get zilch if you buy this book.  I am only sharing something that I honestly believe to be helpful.

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How to Make an Editorial Calendar: The Easy Way

One of the biggest secrets to blogging success is to create and stick to an editorial calendar.  Since I want to experience said blogging success, I thought I’d get serious about my editorial calendar this year.

Here’s what people don’t tell you: it isn’t easy.  I mean, think about it.  If you post 3 times per week, then you are planning 156 posts for the year.  That’s a lot for one little calendar to handle.

But, I stumbled my way through three years of such exhaustive planning and I finally found an easy, seven-step method.

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