Wax on, Wax off: 5 tips to make your blog shine
You’ve got a great blog full of wonderful content. You promote it and see decent traffic. Or not. Regardless, it can only help to polish up your site with these 5 easy tips to make your blog shine.
1. social media icons
If you have a blog, you should have a presence on at least some social media outlets. Make it easy for your subscribers to like/follow/friend you by having a nice set of social media icons in the upper right hand corner of your blog. Search Google Images for “social media icons” and find a set that matches your style. There are plenty of free ones you can download as well as some paid ones or even some you can have custom-designed to match your blog.
Tip: even if you’re not active on many social media sites now, try to find a set with a robust selection of icons. If you join a social media site down the road, it’s going to be super annoying when you realize your set doesn’t include their icon.
And be sure one of these icons links to your good old-fashioned email address. Many people (like me!) still prefer to contact people via email and it’s beyond frustrating to see stuff like “I love to hear from my readers!” or “Contact me Read more »