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Want The Goods On How To Blog On Facebook?

3d button add friend with 3d humans - social network conceptTalk…engage…stay connected. If you take a look at Facebook’s mission statement below, they want us to have the power to share. And they have given us the free platform to do just that. And really, connecting and sharing is how to blog on Facebook.

When you think of it, FB is like a mini blog site, whether you frame your status updates in words, pictures or even links to your website. The goal is really to create engagement and discussion, not just to talk about what you had for breakfast (I had cereal, BTW).

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How To Start a Blog With AARP: Is Their Training Enough?

AARP LogoDid you know that AARP has a section on their website where you can learn how to start a blog?  But is their training enough?  Have they provided you with the tools to completely learn how to set up a website and learn the best blogging practices, and, should you wish, learn how to monetize your site?

In my opinion, AARP has provided an excellent starting point to begin your own blog and even provide some recommended blog hosting sites that you should take a look at.

Let’s review what they offer and if it’s sufficient.  Click on the colored tab below to review their “How to Set Up a Blog by Using WordPress”.

 

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I’m a Baby Boomer and I Want to Learn How to Blog!

I Want to Learn How to BlogIs this you?  Are you a Baby Boomer with a desire to learn how to blog, show up on page one of the search engines and maybe even make money?  If you answered yes then I have two things to say to you:

  1. Know what you want to blog about
  2. Have the right resources to be successful

That’s it!  There isn’t anything more important than these two things…well, except for your excitement to get going.  So…let’s go.

 

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How To Find A Niche For A Baby Boomer Website

Keywords For Baby Boomers

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Have you decided to create a website but aren’t sure what it will be yet?  That’s one of the toughest things to determine given the millions of websites already out there…many of them already targeted at and by Baby Boomers.

I want to walk you through a process I recommend and hopefully you will get some ideas.

What this post is not:

  • It’s not about making money
  • It’s not about revealing some mysterious internet secret
  • It’s not about giving you a list of website names that promise success

What this post is:

  • A simple guide to spark some ideas for you
  • A way to drill down to a very specific niche
  • Successful…if it assisted you in finding your niche…and congratulations!

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A Baby Boomer’s “Daily Journal” Is Not The Name Of A Newspaper

Newspaper Rack and a blog site

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Many of us write a daily journal for a variety of reasons; whether it’s to jot down our daily thoughts, vent our frustrations, or even as part of a daily blog.  But we don’t expect it to be headline news nor have a newspaper named after us.

In researching this post, I continually found newspaper articles or newspaper names coming up in the search engines.  But I did not want to write for “The Daily Journal”, a newspaper from whatever town that was ranking highest today.

But I do want to write about daily journaling and the advantage of keeping one.  So, all editorials aside, let’s talk about why Baby Boomers might want to keep a journal.

 

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How To Blog And Get Paid

Many want to know how to blog and get paid…I have two things to say: Write and sell on your blog

Write meaningful articles…Regularly

Offer products or information…Related to your site!

 

If you learn nothing else…learn these two things…and you will succeed online!  Read more to see how I’m doing it.

 

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Best Blogging Site for Beginners

You’ve seen hundreds, maybe thousands of blogging sites that are after you to sign up and create a website…create a blog…with them.  But truly, which is the best blogging site for beginners?

Create a Website 2

This is a quick overview that walks you through the process of creating a website at Wealthy Affiliate.

Continue reading if you are serious about learning to blog…

And learn how I did it and why I recommend Wealthy Affiliate…

WA is number one

You’ll be glad you checked it out!

 

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