Create your own awesome maps

Even on the go

with our free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

Get Started

Already have an account?
Log In

Blogging Workflow by Mind Map: Blogging Workflow
4.5 stars - 2 reviews range from 0 to 5

Blogging Workflow

alaBuzz.Info is a site about better blogging, where the focus is on blissful creativity and smooth productivity.

Welcome!

There's nothing like a smooth workflow to make blogging life honey-sweet! Follow logical steps. Remember every important task. Save time. Keep it simple.

3) Network

Be helpful to others. Social networking is important to developing an online presence and is related to reputation management, branding, and site promotion. Avoid blatant self-promotion.

Bookmarking Sites

Post your sites to your favorite bookmarking sites. But be sure to bookmark plenty of other sites too, to maintain credibility.

Delicious

Digg

StumbleUpon

Niche Communities

Participate in communities and forums related to your niche area. Add to the conversation with meaningful comments. It supports fellow-bloggers, generates goodwill, and helps develop your online presence.

BlogEngage

BlogHer

Flokka

ProBlogger Forum

The Secret is in the Sauce

Social Networks

Create a social presence springing from your career, business, or blogging interests. You can be more personal here, but keep it line with your professional goals.

Facebook

FriendFeed

GoogleBuzz

LinkedIn

MySpace

Twitter

Tweet about new posts. Automate the process with FeedBurner Socialize or a plugin.

Use a Twitter client, like HootSuite, for more functions and analytics.

2) Content Creation

Original content creation attracts site traffic, as well as search engines. It also builds your reputation as an expert in your niche.

Optimize with keyword phrases.

Maximize content: Republish.

Revise articles to avoid duplicate content.

ArticleCity

Buzzle

EzineArticles

GoArticles

SelfGrowth

SooperArticles

Wikipedia

4) Market Research

1) Develop original content. 2) Keywords analysis. 3) "Spy" on your competition.

UrbanData

See people, traffic data, similar sites, social comments, description, social popularity, and much more, about your own and other websites.

CashKeyword Toolbar

Sister to KeywordSmash.com/. For Firefox or Internet Explorer. The only tool you'll need!

KeywordSmash

Alexa Site Info

Enter up to 5 Web sites to compare traffic data.

SEO Browser toolbar

Like SEOquake for Firefox or Chrome. Check any site's page rank, back links, and more, while you browse. (Check your browser extensions/add-ons to install.)

KeywordSmash.

Sister to CashKeyword Toolbar, only a website. Again, the only market research tool you need. (Works best with Firefox or Internet Explorer.)

1) Site Design

Theme Selection

Plugins

Functional

SEO, SEO Ulitmate, Table of Contents Creator, W3 Total Cache, WP Minify, XML Sitemap Generator

Performance

Google Analytics

Google Webmaster Central

Pingdom Full Page Test

Website Grader