The Biology of an Effective Blog Post
Written by William Ballard, Professional Writer and Author
A few readers of mine asked if I would write a blog post on “the biology of a 500-word blog post.” They said that they sensed I used some kind of template. They thought it might be something that would be valuable to others, as well as something they could use with their audience.
I will not call it a “template” so to speak. However, I do, in fact, use a blog posting methodology. I do not follow it like a slave, but I always start with it. It includes all the elements that I have learned to make for an effective post. It also helps me write faster, because it provides me with a track to run on.
My blog post methodology consists of six components:
I also follow a few overall rules when writing my posts:
How to Write a 500 Word Blog Post in Less Than an Hour