Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Be Blogging
How many successful company do you know that does not blog today? Not many.
You will be surprised on how many people don’t take blogging as a high priority for their business. And the sad thing is that they are missing out BIG TIME.
Having a blog and putting time, effort and energy will help move your business forward.
HERE ARE MY TOP 10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BE BLOGGING
1.) It Brands You: People trust brands they are familiar with and big companies spends millions of dollars to build their brand. The little guy builds their brand just by blogging.
2.) Engagement Is Key: Something I learned in sales is that people will only do business with people who they know, like and trust. This should be your NUMBER ONE goal if you are a marketer. Get people to know, like and trust you.
Having conversations with your audiences creates engagement. Engagement will help you connect and build trust with your audience.
3.) Traffic Searching You: People who build their brand rely heavily on their blog to get new visitors.
For every article, video and post you publish is content that gives you the opportunity to attract new visitors. And the more content you make, the more visitors you’ll attract.
4.) Social Media Traffic: When you share value in social media like Facebook and Twitter, the Law of Reciprocation says other will do the same… giving you more traffic.
Another cool thing about this is that it boosts your search engine rankings, which gives you more organic traffic.
5.) Getting Referral Traffic: If you bought something and you liked it, you would tell your friends about your positive experience.
If you share content, and your readers like it, they will share your content… you now have referral traffic.
6.) Build Your Email List: The money is in the list. Another reason why you should have a blog in the first place. It is perfect for lead generation tool and you get better quality leads.
7.) Find New Opportunity: As a marketer, you always want to solve problems in the market place. When you blog, you gather information that will help people who has problems and challenges.
This leads to new opportunity that will create more money by finding or creating solutions for your people.
8.) Sharpen Your Skills: A cool thing about blogging and creating valuable content is that it forces you to research, study and learn.
As a marketer and entrepreneur, blogging gives you practice in writing or creating videos which will sharpen your skills.
9.) You Build Relationships: When you create valuable content, and you participate in discussions with your customers and prospects, you will build relationships.
10.) You Make More Sales: This should be your NUMBER ONE goal as a marketer right? Statistics say that businesses that blog on a regular basis, estimate that 60% of their sales comes from blogging efforts… whoa!
It makes you wonder…
WHY DO SO MANY PEOPLE DON’T BLOG?
There are a lot of reasons why people prefer not to blog. Some will say, that they don’t have the time, they don’t know what to blog about, they don’t like to write. Whatever the reasons are, just don’t let it be your excuse… start blogging today.
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"I sincerely believe blogging can save America." - John Jay Hooker