Writing killer content is only half the battle when it comes to blogging. Marketing your latest posts should take up the majority of your time and for that, you need to find lots of places to promote your blog and draw in your target reader.
Most people agree that content creation should take up about 20% of your blogging efforts with the rest of your time being spent on promotion and other admin tasks.
Bear in mind that promoting your new blog isn’t a one-off deal. You need to consistently promote new and old blog posts to keep them in circulation.
Quick side note – if you are a frugal person and trying to bootstrap your blog, make sure to take advantage of the Best Freebies For Bloggers in 2019 and also my guide to 26 sites that offer free stock photos.
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Your typical blog post schedule might look something like this;
Luckily there are a lot of different places to promote your blog from social media platforms to blog sharing websites that allow you to submit your blog for free in exchange for sharing other posts.
It may sound obvious but the best place to promote a new blog post is on your own site. You can do this in a few different ways:<ul