Last week, I launched my annual reader survey. This survey is designed to help me create more relevant content for you. This blog is a relationship and the road goes both ways.
This is why I do this survey. I want to give you a voice in what I write and create. This year’s survey was not the success that I was hoping for. Maybe it was the timing and maybe people are tired of taking surveys.
Writing a book is a very satisfying accomplishment, but also a time-consuming ordeal. How do you get your book written in a timely manner? Should you outline or simply fly by the seat of your pants?
This past weekend I finished writing the first draft to a children’s book and started my next novel. I didn’t do a whole lot on this blog, simply because I am working toward getting some books out of me and onto paper. But one thing I’ve been asked is, “How do you keep your book organized and written in such a short time?”
The J B Sisam Show is on hiatus this week and will return in a few weeks. To listen to past episodes you can click here! Thank you for your patience.
I want to make sure my blog is serving your needs and delivering the best of quality in content. But I can’t deliver what you need unless I learn more about you and your desires and needs. This is why I created my 2017 Reader Survey.
Would you be willing to take just a few short minutes and fill out this survey? I promise it’s painless and really simple. There are only 4 sets of questions.
By filling out this survey, you’re ultimately helping create a better experience for you. Your input is so important to me. The survey is super easy to fill out, and the results are anonymous. It shouldn’t’ take more than a couple minutes.
TAKE ME TO THE SURVEY!
Thanks for your help!
Blogging is hard work. You put in the time, you write good content, but there are those days when you stare at a blinking cursor. How often do you suffer from writer’s block?
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Think about the hours you spend on your writing. Now, multiply that by the hours you scratch your head on what to write for Monday’s blog post.
If you follow any blog, it’s no surprise you’ll find some type of opt-in or someone asking you to join their email newsletter. I have done something that I’m proud of and I know will change the game on my website.
In today’s episode, we’re talking about my recent switch from MailChimp to ConvertKit and how my decision can help you and your online endeavors. It doesn’t matter if you have a blog, church website, online or offline business, email marketing can be beneficial and I’ll explain why.
Writers, write and Editors, edit. It’s the necessary cycle of every book, blog post, and article. But one thing is certain if you don’t edit your work, your readers will.
We get so excited to write our stories down that we forget one of the most important parts of writing is hiring an editor. This one person can take your manuscript and help you massage your message.
Let me ask you this question, do you want to be considered an expert in your field? By developing the habit of reading a book a month, you can become an international expert and a top earner.
In today’s episode, we’re diving into the topic of reading and why you should read at least 1 hour every day. But the reality, most people in America don’t read and nearly 1/4 of all adults have not read a book in the past year. We’re also going back into the ABC’s of Blogging. Today’s letter, “G”!
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Time is something we all have. In fact 1,440 minutes a day. The question is, how are we using those precious minutes God has given us?
For most people, they find time slipping away like a thief in the night. It’s like traveling on a slippery road, you’re just going to slide right by and wonder where your day went.
Gone are the days of civility and patience. You come across a someone’s post on Social Media and you instantly react and post your rebuttal. But is that the wisest move?
In today’s episode, I discuss how a quick and sharp tongue will destroy your credibility as an influencer and writer. We’ll look at the difference between being controversial and spouting off like a teenager. One thing is certain, if we want to influence the world with the message God has given us, we need to learn to build and edify others with our words.
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Everywhere you look on the web, people say email marketing is everything for bloggers and online marketers. This one aspect of having a blog or business is critical to its success.
It allows you to stay in touch with your audience. It gives you permission to access their email inbox. Without their permission, you’re breaking the law.