Non-Fiction

Artwork for blog posts

Image: Mini Piggy Bank Money Box - aliexpress.com
Image: Mini Piggy Bank Money Box – aliexpress.com

As I have to keep telling clients, the bad old days of text-only blogs is over. Every post needs at least one image at the top so that it has some visual interest on the page and in any list of search results.

You need not only to find that image, but know how and where it will be displayed and at what resolution, in order to avoid that ‘elementary school project’ look.

How-to: Write a Blog Post

Blog posting how-toA couple of years ago, I calculated that I’d racked up about four and a half thousand blog posts across all my personal and professional projects. Yes, I’ve been doing this a while.

I won’t say there’s a set formula (if there is, I break it regularly), but there are definitely good practices.