Wow, two more days left, I’m a little sad! Actually a lot sad, I really have enjoyed our time together. We’ve been building our blog’s profile all along whether we realize it or not. Commenting on other blogs, discussing issues on forums, Tweeting, responding to emails, you name it! Any way in which you interact publicly or privately with your blog readers is a small step in the larger goal of building your blog’s profile.
Set an amount of time per day or week to build your blog’s profile. (Don’t ignore your blog to do this!)
Take 10-15 minutes to describe your desired reader.
Ask yourself, “Where are my potential readers gathering online?” Flickr, StumbleUpon, Twitter, Blogs, Forums?
What opportunities do you have to build your presence on these sites? Guest posts, leaving useful comments, signatures, advertising?
1.) How does the way you build your blog’s profile change after reading this task?
2.) Give us an example from your strategy! For one site: how much time will you spend there? What are you going to do? When’s the site most active?
Update: *I’d like to thank the lovely ladies of SITS whose site hosted our Problogger Winter 31 Day Challenge.
If you are just joining us “welcome” and feel free to answer the questions here and leave a link to your post if you wrote one and we can keep the party going!