4 Successful Ways to Conduct Market Research for Your Business

By: Monica Miller Monday December 10, 2018 comments Tags: content calendar, calendar, content writing, content marketing, blog for business

4 Successful Ways to Conduct Market Research for Your Business

Have you ever read a newsletter, blog post, email, or social media post that just screamed: "This is me!"? How did that writer know how to write what was in your head out onto paper? How did they know you so well (without actually knowing who you are as an individual)? This person had to know his or her audience so well that they know the words that they speak so they can effectively talk to you and catch your attention! If they would have spoken in their own language, you probably wouldn't give their content another look.... Read More


4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

By: Monica Miller Monday December 3, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content creation

4 Easy Goals You Can Actually Reach with Your Content

What kind of content should you create for your audience? Isn't that the million dollar question? You hear me all the time talking about this topic and how you should be writing content specifically for the audience you serve. But how do you know what they actually want to hear from you? The key to answering this question is first to identify the goal for that content. What do you hope the content will achieve? The goal determines the type of content you'll create and how it educates, inspires and move your audienceto take... Read More


How to Build and Maintain Strong Client Relationships Online

By: Monica Miller Monday November 26, 2018 comments Tags: why blog, blog content, content marketing, content writing

How to Build and Maintain Strong Client Relationships Online

Why do you have a blog, podcast, social media handles, or even an email list? It's so you can build relationships with your potential customers so they feel comfortable buying from you because you're the established expert in your field. But what happens when relationship-building seems to be going nowhere? What happens then? We know that having relationships with your customers online is essential. People still search for information through search engines, but they're increasingly following companies and people they like on... Read More


How to be Organized with Your Content for 2019

By: Monica Miller Monday November 19, 2018 comments Tags: blogging, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content marketing, blog content

How to be Organized with Your Content for 2019

When I was young, my best friend and I would get excited and she would want to come over to my house to spend the night. In my excitement, I went to ask my dad only to be disappointed because he told me I had to plan the night over, I just couldn't do it impromptu. At the time, I was irritated. Why couldn't my dad see my excitement? Did he not want me to have a good time? And why should we plan to have my best friend over to spend the night (she was basically partof our family)? This same principal that my dad tried teaching... Read More


How to Create an Editorial Calendar for Your Blog (never be stuck or stagnant again!)

By: Monica Miller Monday October 22, 2018 comments Tags: blog for business, blog, content calendar, calendar, content writing, content calendar, content creation

How to Create an Editorial Calendar for Your Blog (never be stuck or stagnant again!)

Have you been caught in the rat-race of, "What should I post?" or staring at a blank screen, wondering what to do next? I've been there and it sucks. There's nothing worse than starting a blog, wanting to shine and tell your truth and be heard and then have nothing to say! It's frustrating to say the least. So what do you do? Well, you need to get organized with an editorial calendar. An editorial calendar will keep you on track and organize your ideas all in one place so you can know what to say and when to say it. No... Read More


Free Stock Images to Download Now for Your Blog

By: Monica Miller Monday August 20, 2018 comments Tags: blogging, business owner, blog for business, blog post topic, stock images for blog

Free Stock Images to Download Now for Your Blog

Regardless of what type of blog you are writing or going to start, you need high-quality stock images to accompany every blogpost. Images give the readers an idea of what they may read about and it is your first impression to your blogpost. Without high-quality images, your blogmay suffer views. And if you don't have photos to break up your text, then you may have a higher bounce rate as well. Thankfully there are websites that have your back and can provide not only high-quality images for your blogbut on brand images that... Read More


Write Content that Sizzles and Sells using 3 Easy Tips

By: Monica Miller Monday July 9, 2018 comments Tags: content creation, copywriting, blog for business, writing for business, content writing

Write Content that Sizzles and Sells using 3 Easy Tips

How many of you are lost and clueless when it comes time to post on your social media? How about your blog posts? And do you know how to write content that sizzles and sales? We desire to create content that sets our audience drooling by saying, "Yes! I need this" or "This person is reading my mind!" All too often, we don't get that response; usually, it seems that we hear crickets more often and we didn't take all that time to write just to hear crickets! So how do we write content that sizzles and makes our audience drool?... Read More


3 Easy Ways to Find Content for Your Next Blog Post

By: Monica Miller Monday May 7, 2018 comments

3 Easy Ways to Find Content for Your Next Blog Post

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night wondering what you're going to write about in tomorrows blogpost? How many of you struggle with generating content for your business on a consistent basis? Perhaps you're writing content, but it doesn't seem to get any attention! What does one do? Many of my clients struggle with coming up with topics to write about and when they hire me, together we come up with 3-6 months worth of content for them to write about on a consistent basis and I'm going to teach you exactly how... Read More


3 Reasons Why Your Blog is the Cornerstone for Your Business

By: Monica Miller Monday March 19, 2018 comments

3 Reasons Why Your Blog is the Cornerstone for Your Business

Blogging. Its such a controversial subject now in days. Experts tell you not to blog, other experts say to blog. So which one is it? Personally, I love blogging and I love what it has done for me and my business. I have also seen how starting ablog can make money for a business owner (myself included). If you want to listen to this Expert, I want to show you how a blog is the cornerstone of your business so you can startblogging now. #1: It helps your message. Its hard developing your message and your... Read More


Why You Need to Plan Your Content in 90 Day Increments

By: Monica Miller Monday March 5, 2018 comments

Why You Need to Plan Your Content in 90 Day Increments

Businesses run in quarters, which is roughly 90 days. You have probably heard of 90-day launches, 90 day years, and break your marketing calendars into quarters, but perhaps youve never understood why you need to do this for your business. Regardless if youre planning for your content or marketing calendar (or both), it is best to work in 90-day increments. However, that doesnt mean that you cant plan 6 months out or even roughly plan your entire year now. I have my 2018 planned out, but I have broken down my year into 90-day... Read More





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