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Are You Here To Learn To Blog?

Hi and welcome!  Why are you here?  Are you here to learn to blog?

You have landed on Baby Boomers  Learn to Blog, a website dedicated to teaching the Boomer generation the ins and outs of blogging and of owning their own site.

Learn how to blogDo you want to:

  • Create your own website?
  • Learn to blog on your own site?
  • Maybe even make money from your site…?

Whatever your reason, I encourage you to poke around this site and see if there is anything that is relevant and useful to you. [Read more…]

Baby Boomers Writing Tips

Baby Boomer Writing Tips

3 Writing Tips You Would be Foolish Not to Follow

Everyone thinks that they need to be a polished author to write online but this is truly not the case.  Read these Baby Boomer writing tips and you will realize that with a little planning and organization you can publish interesting and quality content that people will read.

Writers want to write

Readers want to read!

 

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How To Increase Traffic On Your Website

Hit the Target Market

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We often wonder how to increase the traffic on your website so that more people are reading our blogs and, if applicable, buying the information or products we are selling.  After all, without traffic we may soon give up on our online endeavors.

It’s the same as with your local grocery store…no customers…no business!  Or, no roads…no traffic!

This post is not about buying traffic and I would caution anyone considering this to check for reviews on any products you are thinking of buying.  There is a virtual minefield of potential scams and get-rich-quick schemes that you have to watch out for.  Please do your due diligence and proceed carefully.

Inevitably, the question comes up: How do I get traffic to my site? [Read more…]

Adding Pictures to Your Blog

Capture Your AudienceCapture your audience!

How important is adding pictures to your blog so that your visitors stay and read your article?  I’m sure you’ve heard that a picture is worth a thousand words?

  • You have about 2 to 5 seconds to convince your visitor to stay.
  • We are a visual society
  • A headline should grab your visitor’s attention

A picture must be relevant…to your visitor…to your story! [Read more…]

Baby Boomer’s Life Shaping Events

Super Hero

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Being a part of this unique, and very large, generation has its advantages and disadvantages.  But when we stop and consider the many changes we’ve seen and the choices we had to make we begin to realize that there have been life-shaping events that have caused us to become the people we are today.

Baby Boomers Learn to Blog is a website dedicated to helping you tell your story to others.

Remember when we played super heroes?  You can become one again!

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Creative Niche Blogging

I’m very excited to be writing this post!  You will see a lot of valuable information on this site and I encourage you to explore the different topics and reviews.  But let’s talk about those creative juices that are just burbling to pour out of you.

A quick reminder if you need help with your niche is this info graphic or you can read my article “Niche Keywords: 4 Research Tips“.

 

Choosing a Niche [Read more…]