In blogging, there are two important activities that you have to do on a constant basis. The first one is content creation (surprise, surprise!). You can do this in various ways (podcasting, videos, infographics), but creating content by using written words plays a major role in every blogger’s life. So what’s the other type of activity then? It’s reading of course! Without reading you are like a half-blogger and you are missing out on a lot of ideas and inspiration for future content (amongst … [Read more...]
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In September 2012 I started my biggest project to date: Writing a book. Now, 433 days later, the book is out and I can finally relax. This book - Online Business Productivity - is about how to stay productive in your online business - while working from 9-5 and having other commitments in your life. I have co-authored it with 19 successful bloggers, entrepreneurs and marketers. Thanks to this book, I have learned even more about productivity and today I’m happy to share some of the book’s … [Read more...]
It’s November and time for another online business productivity roundup. This time I have found 30+ links that cover different parts of productivity from an online business perspective. If you’d like to see one of your favorites on this list, don’t hesitate to contact me! I’m more than happy to include a cool blog post or tools on this roundup post the next time. Generic productivity: The Perfect Nap: Sleeping Is a Mix of Art and Science (The Wall Street … [Read more...]
In blogging (and in online businesses in general) there are certain tasks that you have to take care of repeatedly. Although these tasks can be easy to handle, they are still stealing your time from something more valuable. Especially if you are doing these repetitive tasks differently every time, you’ll find yourself wasting your energy for nothing. If this is the case, let me introduce you to an “unsexy” word, which will most likely help you take control of the situation: A … [Read more...]
I’m a follower of Jeff Bullas’ blog and sometime ago he published a post titled: “50 One-Sentence SEO Tips for Bloggers”. Thanks to his post, I figured that I could write a one like this, but focusing on time saving tips for bloggers instead. That’s why I came up with a list of 66 one-sentence time saving tips that you can use in your everyday blogging. I know that this list is just a start and in the future I’ll focus on just one particular area at once (e-mail marketing, SEO, social … [Read more...]
In order to improve your blogging effectiveness, sometimes you have to do the counterintuitive: Slow down your pace and spend more time on certain key tasks - instead of automating them and trying to finish them as quickly as possible. Now, I can hear you asking, “Why on earth would I do that? Isn’t the idea behind being productive to tackle your task list as quickly as possible and move forward on many fronts at the same time?” Nope, my friend, it isn’t. Sure, I can understand that you … [Read more...]