Making Money From Your Blog

Making money from your blog is no myth. While you may not become an overnight millionaire from blogging, this can be turned into a profitable job where dedicated content creators earn from the time and effort spent on their content and marketing. Your blog itself should be free, but the discussions you have and the […]

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5 Blog Ideas to Crank Out Killer Content

Many content strategies center on a blog. I know ours does at 360Connext. Our blog is the hub of our thought leadership, our reactions to current events, our “x marks the treasure” spot on our social media map! I write several times a week and I’m often asked where we come up with our content. […]


Why Air Jordans are Social

Have you ever tried to buy a pair of Air Jordans? It’s not as easy as you think it is. Sure you can walk into a Footlocker or FinishLine store at any suburban shopping mall and pick up a pair, but if you want a pair of retro Jordans or even the latest release it’s […]

How to Write a White Paper That Gets Noticed (and Acted Upon)

For the past few years, I’ve been working hard to increase my writing skills. It started when I got more into blogging/social media and increased as I took on freelance writing assignments. It increased even more when I started teaching a college class designed to help the students write college level papers. What I’ve learned […]

4 Reasons to Blog On Your Website

  Blogging is one of the most important things for businesses and organizations to raise their profile and increase their brand.   Many questions come up once you decide to start a blog for your company or organization. I believe the most important is: “Where should we put the blog?”   There are a lot […]

Looking for Guest Bloggers: Is That You?

Social Media Club is looking for a few good men and women to join our stable roster of guest bloggers. If you love writing about social media, got best practices or case studies to share, can talk tech, or wish you invented a social platform because you know it so well, we want you. When you […]

5 Visual Tips for Your Blog

Blogging for your brand is a great step when it comes to producing and distributing content for your audience to discover, consume and share.  However, before pumping out all that awesome content, your team needs to determine how that blog will “look and feel” — how it will ladder up to the brand’s image on […]

10 Tips to Create a Tumblr Blog

When you decide to jump into the sea of blogging, planning is important. Many brands choose tumblr and there are many great reasons to do so – including the built in community, which already lives on tumblr (not found anywhere else), the ability to discover content easily, and the paid options only available within tumblr. […]

Why It Is Hard Blogging About Myself (Or, Finding The “Me” in The Story)

As a longtime journalist, I’ve written thousands of stories. Closest to my heart is breaking business news about people and companies, and specifically within the tourism and hospitality industry. My freelance career also has included blogging for years, covering arts and culture in and around Washington, DC and San Diego for Examiner.com. Currently, I ghost […]

Calling All Social Media Writers! SMC 2013 Editorial Board Wants You!

Do you love writing about social media? Got best practices to share? Totally into the tech? Know how to use a platform, like Facebook or Pinterest, as if you invented it? We want you to join our 2013 Editorial Board! Social Media Club has set the standard for excellence in original content on social media […]