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Say hello to your new favorite blog tool

Every great blogger knows that the key to growing an audience and continuously publishing fresh content is organization. This week we introduce you to the Editorial Calendar. Organizing your blog can happen in several key ways. Ready to get started? Let’s do this! Use Your Brainstorm The first things you need to do is create a […]

How to add video content to your blog

How to add video to your blog post

Adding video content to your blog is a simple way to make your blog posts dynamic and shareable for readers. Did you know that one minute of video is the equivalent of 1.8 million words? Imagine what you can share with your audience by incorporating video content. In this post, we won’t get into how to make a video, but rather we will focus on how to use YouTube to curate video content that will resonate with your audience.

How to find the most commonly used search term for your blog

How to find the most commonly used search term for your blog

Even if you have a niche topic that you exclusively blog about, there will always be a post that doesn’t resonate with your readers. Of the many different strategies that you can use to help figure out exactly what kind of content your readers want to see, we’re going to show you one of the coolest and simplest today: finding your most commonly used search term for your blog.

BDN blog topics that tend to trend

BDN blog topics that tend to trend

Hands down the most popular blog questions we get is, “what should I write about?” The answer, of course, depends on your blog theme and category, but generally speaking topics that connect to the Maine experience perform well and draw a wide readership. This week on Maine on the Blogs we thought we would share with you topics that tend to trend.