Up your readership

How to UP Your Readership or Listenership

Authors can increase the number of people who sign up for your email list, blog, or podcast by guesting on the podcasts and blogs of those who share a similar audience.

In this article, I explain how I did this, and include several links to help you ramp up your writing life.

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2022 Content Calendar Template

2022 Content Calendar Template [Free Download]

It’s a struggle to consistently plan and publish fresh content. That’s why I am a huge advocate of using a content calendar. Learn how to organize your calendar and download my FREE 2022 Content Calendar Template.

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The Professional Writer Podcast with Laura Christianson | BloggingBistro.com

The Professional Writer Podcast – Links to Episodes 1-42

During each episode of The Professional Writer podcast, Laura Christianson and her guests discuss our struggles and successes as we plan, launch, and grow our writing-related businesses.

A range of writerpreneurs – from pre-published writers to New York Times bestselling authors – offer practical tips and advice. Links to episodes 1-42 are in this post.

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The Elements of Style shaped my writing

How ‘The Elements of Style’ Shaped My Writing

When I was in high school, my English teacher assigned the class to read Great Expectations,, by Charles Dickens. He gave us the entire semester to read it. I finished the book in a few days.

Now what was I going to do? Be bored out of my skull for the next 85 days?

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What Would Someone Who Dislikes You Write in a Reference Letter?

After reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, I began wondering whether a character reference from someone who dislikes me would highlight the same qualities as a reference from someone who has known and loved me all my life?

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Free course: Email Marketing for Writers: 7 Days to Launch Your List | Laura Christianson | BloggingBistro.com

Why Your Email Subscription Form Is Failing Miserably

I visited the websites of several New York Times best-selling authors and discovered something disturbing. In this post, I’ll share my unhappy discovery and show you how to avoid the same mistake.

And if you want to start an email list or skyrocket your signups, my FREE 7-day video course (delivered via email), will help you master the basics.

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Leadpages Site Builder vs Self-Hosted WordPress | BloggingBistro.com

Leadpages Site Builder vs Self-Hosted WordPress

Leadpages drag-and-drop website builder helps you create simple websites that focus on gathering leads. They’re offering a free 14-day trial. In this review, I’ll reveal the results of my test-drive of Leadpages website builder Plus, get my FREE Website Page Planner!

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4 Easy Ways to Get Extra Mileage from Old Blog Posts and Podcast Episodes

4 Easy Ways to Get Extra Mileage from Old Blog Posts and Podcast Episodes

It doesn’t make sense to spend hours creating a blog post or podcast episode, then ignoring it after it’s published. In this tutorial, I’ll show you four of my tried-and-true strategies for updating and republishing blog content. I’ll also show you how I promote a podcast series, guest episodes, and popular episodes via the socials and my email list.

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Essential Components of a Business Card | BloggingBistro.com

Essential Information to Include on Your Business Card

Whenever you attend an event, be sure to bring plenty of business cards to exchange with people you meet. In this tutorial, you’ll learn:

  • exactly what to include on your card
  • how to organize the cards you collect
  • how to take advantage of our affordable business card design, printing, and shipping service
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6 easy steps to creating the perfect hyperlink | BloggingBistro.com

How to Create a Hyperlink in a Blog Post

Master the art of creating hyperlinks inside anchor text with this easy, six-step illustrated tutorial.

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