Checklist Of Things Needed For Success In Blogging

So you’ve taken the plunge and finally started that self hosted blog. Wonderful! You’re already ahead of most of your competition. They are still trying to decide if they should start a blog. There are some things you need to know in order for your blog to be the success you want it to be. Learn these tips now as it will save you headaches later on. The rest of this article will give you tips on how you can be successful at blogging.

How to Learn Blogging Software

A lot of blogging software is specifically designed to be
simple to use, but even the least intimidating blogging
program can feel very overwhelming to somebody who
has not spent a lot of time learning the ins and outs of
different kinds of software. Particularly for newer
bloggers, learning how to use the interface of blogging
software is the most difficult part of blogging. If you are
somebody who feels comfortable expressing themselves
in another medium, it may prove to be well worth your
time and effort to learn blogging software, but that
doesn’t mean that the task will be easy.

Guest Article: “Don’t Trust The ‘Experts’ by Darren Hardy”

I found this article on twitter today while I was trying to figure out what to write about. This got my attention because there are so many self proclaimed gurus trying to get you to buy into their methods, it’s downright scary. This article gives you some ways to know if the person you are dealing with actually knows what she is talking about. Here’s the link to the article: http://darrenhardy.success.com/2010/08/dont-trust-experts/

What do you think? Leave your comments in the comment section.

Looking for interview subjects about social networking

Hi!  I’m looking for entrepreneurs to interview that have had success with social media. I’m creating an infoproduct about this topic.  I’d like to show case studies of real people that have had success with social networking.   I just get so sick of hearing people say social networking doesn’t work, when I know it works for lots of people.  You don’t have to have made $1,234,567 bucks on twitter or have gained 100,000 subscribers overnight in order to qualify.

The 8 Social Media Commandments

Will McInnes, managing director of NixonMcInnes provides an overview of the commandments and other important things to remember when creating your B2B social media strategy. Filmed at Cisco Partner Velocity in Paris.

#1 is KNOW YOUR NETWORKS

#2 is LISTEN MORE, TALK LESS

watch this interesting video to hear all 8 of Will’s suggestions for your Social Media success.

I really enjoyed this video and hope that you will too!

Review of Inside the Minds of Winners by Charles Burke

Of all of the internet marketing books I have collected and read over my time working on the internet, this one is still one of the most informative and useful ones I have come across.

Written in 2001 by Charles Burke, this ebook is a series of interviews with some of the most savvy and successful business owners on the net. It is crammed full of words from these people taking about how they manage their own thinking and emotions and lives AND the things they DO to help themselves build greater success.

Entrepreneurs! Listen To Your Body. Quit When It Says Quit

Entrepreneurs! Listen to your body. Quit when it says to quit. I know this seems hard for entrepreneurs when there’s always this deadline and that deadline to meet. However, you won’t be at your best if you keep trying to push yourself too hard. I know it is important to get stuff done on time and to make deadlines. It’s even more important to be healthy enough to ENJOY your success. If your body is telling you to stop and go to sleep, go to sleep. You’ll be able to function much better after you have had a good night’s sleep.