How to Write a Blog Post That Drives Traffic
with Darren Murph
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01 Class Introduction08:21
Class duration: 2h 25mSee all 10 lessons
About The Class
advice and insight for writers, editors, and bloggers.
Darren is the former editor-at-large for Engadget and holds the Guinness World Record® for being the most prolific professional blogger.
- Improve your writing skills
- Spot the details others are missing
- Build a portfolio that's too impressive to ignore
Develop the skills that will give you a competitive edge in a crowded marketplace in How to Write a Blog Post That Drives Traffic with Darren Murph.
The Blogging Training Process08:26
Conversational Writing & Research18:01
Define Your Voice, Style, & Tone15:39
Logistics for Getting Started25:36
What Makes a Great Story?15:22
Blog Post Components19:12
Understand Traffic & Growth08:33
Role of your Blog in Branding17:36
Opportunities for Bloggers and Writers08:49
Darren Murph is a Guinness World Record®-holding journalist, author and consultant, having covered the untamed world of technology for nearly a decade. He's driven a motorized vehicle in all 50 U.S. states, and is probably on an airplane to anywhere at this very moment. ... read moreSee instructor's Classes
Recommended Blogs and Authors
Sample Style Guide
Top Tips for Framing Every Blog Post
Bonus Video - How Professional Bloggers Got Started - HD.mp4
81% of students recommend this class.
See what some of them have to say.
As a new writer, I found this fantastic. Darren was a pleasure to listen to and I would happily recommend this to anyone who is starting out writing for the first time in regards to a small business blog, which is the area that I am coming from. He probably has taught me to use fewer words, but that can wait until tomorrow. Great class Darren
There was a lot of good content here for anyone new to blogging. I am not new to it, but I did gain some insight. Just a note: the 4 EASY STEPS TO LOSE WEIGHT was an intentionally satirical/ironic headline, which you discover once you get to step 3. Step 3 was "getting your heart broken", which I'm guessing anyone would agree is actually far from easy. The humor and sudden depth of meaning are the reason the post got so many likes and comments.
I thought this was a good course on writing effective blog posts. It didn't seem to be too focused on driving traffic, however, his way of presenting his thoughts and tips were easy to watch in a single shot. Great course for non-writers who are trying to become writers!
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