How to Build Your Own Writer’s Blog

This was originally published (by me) to EzineArticles.

These are ideas you can use to make your site an asset to yourself, as a writer, and a resource to bring others to your site.

Set up a blog on Blogger/ BlogSpot or WordPress. Pick a theme you can add a background and/ or header graphic to.

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Post Internal Links

Use internal links on your posts. It’s good for getting more of your posts read, keeping people reading your site, it’s good as a way to fight content scrapers who take your content and copy it on their own sites (all your links included) and it’s something the search engines will like too.

  • Link to other content relevant to the post you are making.
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Taking on a Blog Partner?

Say Media / Creators.

Do you have 25,000 readers a month? Would you want to partner up with Say Media?

I didn’t read the terms and conditions. I already know I would have a hard time accepting a partner who would want control over what I’m doing. Not that I have that kind of traffic to be of interest to them, yet.… Read the rest

Editorial Intern Post

Job post for an Editorial Intern at XOJane Magazine (online site). It reads like a blogger’s to-do list. Some of these I do and some I try to do and one I have not done for quite awhile.


Editorial interns should be creative, hard working, and able to multi-task. Familiarity with Jane Pratt’s work, the voice and tone of the site, and a desire to contribute to the production and growth ofthe site is crucial.

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