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Mar 19, 2010

Understanding The Technical Basics of Blogging

No matter you are new to blogging or a experienced one from years, You an not get pro skills & privileges of blogging till you get in the basics. Blogging not just a writing in your niche, there are many technical elements involved if you ignore them, you could never get a satisfactory results. To understand why biggest bloggers like John Chow, Shoemoney & Daniel Socco, You need to analyze the differences between these guy’s blogs & other millions of blogs out there.

Defining The Plot of Your Blog:

To understand blogging you should have your plot defined. So what is the plot anyway?

Simply, you should have very clear idea what you’re writing on and your subject should specifically define. E.g: if you are writing on subject pets, the specific plot means ‘How to care about pets’ or you can have any different plot as per convenience. If your just simply write on pets there are thousand others who will compete with you. And also your study or market research is increased 10 times with undefined plot of your blog.

Writing on specific topic gives you the clear understanding of the subject, so you can give the best out of your blog for your audience. Also you get specialized in the field and can create monopoly on the subject.

Defining the Audience & Understanding Their Expectation:

You would never believe the thing that if you do not have your proper audience & can not understand their needs – You can never get into their heads. You have to search for your market, then evolving the marketable idea & then presenting the product i.e your blog. It is the basic of any business. So you need to analyze what people want, you can search it from keyword analysis.

Predefining the audience makes you to evolving the ideas. & it makes the whole process of blogging simple.

OK, Everything is Defined. Now What?

Then you can start writing on your blog. But I suggest you to get some experience in writing. Read maximum, so you can get how to write in best manner. Writing is another technical thing that can be improved by practice. Some of my next articles will feature on this topic as well. So keep following this blog tips series. This is it for beginning and you can invest 5-10 days on such analysis & defining is enough for beginners. As you go on your analysis will give improved results & you keep on getting polished with you extremely technical blogging skills.

Mar 18, 2010

Blog Tips To Save Your Time While Writing With ScribeFire

Which are the things that we always want in our hand while writing the new posts on our blog ? Well,they are – Good knowledge, pictures, a handy editor and some software lie FTP client and all.

Well I am enlisting here some of the blog tips that can save your time while writing your posts. It is all related to your browser & its add ons.

I guess you are aware that Mozilla Firefox is mostly preferred by blogger to blog their posts. If you don’t then keep reading . .

These Blog Tips are as follows:

1. We miss our most of time in logging in the blogs then that bulky Wordpress loads, and then new posts . . God damn it ! I always wondered that I need something fast. One thing is clear that Wordpress has great potential but to reduce the time consumed while posting our blogs we use some Firefox add ons, which can save your time.

2. First Download a ScribeFire Here. Now you just need to install this add on in your Firefox. Then configure its dashboard for number of blogs you are having. Yes any number of blogs.

3. With ScribeFire You can simply write in notepad like editor. Which is much faster and saves time from blogging.

4. It loads in the halfway through the firefox, which gives you access to your reference web pages directly. So reduces that work significantly.

5. You can view all your posts, pages ,links with Scribefire. Not just this You can also also have complete editing functionality as in Wordpress. You can simultaneously tweet the post too.

6. With ScribFire You can also add the videos from Youtube and also upload images as in Wordpress. Which makes your blog interactive and gives your visitors good knowledge.

7. You can also add some Firefox Add ons like Colorzilla to select color pallet. And FireFTP to transfer files to server.

From Now on I guess these Blog Tips you could use such save your time while you blog. Despite of the blog tips I recommend you to go to the Firefox Add on Community and brows through that hundreds of add ons. Customize your UI and save time to improve quality of your blogging with apps like Scribefire, Colorzilla & FireFTP.

Hope these small blog tips can help to make most out of your blogs. Please Fell free to ask , suggest and criticize in our comments box.