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Five Steps to Building an Organic Network on LinkedIn

By emilywritesllc | May 20, 2022

Are you ready to get started building a network on LinkedIn but don’t know where to start? Or maybe LinkedIn seems intimidating? Never fear, Emily Writes is here with 5 simple steps to create a profile you’ll be proud of and make connections that last!

The Best Places to Learn About Entrepreneurship

By emilywritesllc | May 5, 2022

If you’re looking to start your own business, you’re in luck! There are thousands of amazing people and organizations, ready…

How I Use Asana to Manage My Business

By emilywritesllc | April 22, 2022

Integrating a project management program into your business can be a real game-changer. Once I started using Asana to manage myself – and later, my team – I really began to feel like an owner and not just a freelancer!

Read this blog to see how I use Asana to manage my business.

How Often Should You Update Your Website Copy?

By emilywritesllc | April 7, 2022

How often should you update the copy on your website? I’ve put together four questions to help you decide!

How I Went From a One-Woman Show to a Full-Blown Business

By emilywritesllc | March 25, 2022

“Working alone” and “working for myself” are two very different ideas. In today’s blog, I cover the four strategies I’ve implemented to turn my one-woman show into a full-blown business!

How To Make Real Connections On Social Media

By emilywritesllc | March 10, 2022

Social media can truly be a beautiful thing in our disconnected, jaded world. It helps us facilitate connections and relationships that otherwise wouldn’t be possible! Learn more about making real connections through social media in this week’s blog.

Instagram Marketing 101: How to Promote Your Small Business

By emilywritesllc | February 24, 2022

With over 1 billion users, Instagram is an excellent platform to use to promote your business and grow your following. But it can be very overwhelming! Let’s break down all of the features of Instagram and how you can use it for your business!

Why Content Marketing Matters: 5 Reasons to Use Content in Your Marketing Strategy

By emilywritesllc | February 9, 2022

Here at Emily Writes, my team and I produce a lot of content for our clients. So, we may be a bit biased when it comes to answering the question of why content marketing matters… But the truth is in the data – and the numbers don’t lie! Here are 5 BIG reasons why you should use content in your marketing strategy.

How Social Media Has Changed How We Do Business

By emilywritesllc | January 26, 2022

From the early days of Twitter and Facebook to the countless platforms out there today, it’s no question that social…

How I Created My 2022 Content Calendar

By emilywritesllc | January 13, 2022

I created my 2022 content marketing calendar in about an hour. Here’s my step-by-step process.

How WFH Is My Key To Work-Life Balance

By emilywritesllc | December 16, 2021

To finish out 2021, I have another excellent guest blog from one of the Emily Writes’ team members, Emily Eynon. Since the pandemic, working from home has become more popular. Emily wrote a great piece about how working from home allows her to obtain a work-life balance while still getting to work on projects that mean the most to her!

How To Work With The 24/7 Web World… And Still Have A Life

By emilywritesllc | December 2, 2021

This week, I turned my blog over to another one of the talented writers on my team, Melissa Treacy. Working in the virtual space definitely has its upsides. But it can be hard to balance your work life with your home life when the Internet (and your work!) is there all of the time. Keep reading for some tips from Melissa on how to keep your sanity … and your boundaries!

Building ON Social Media vs. Building WITH Social Media

By emilywritesllc | November 18, 2021

This week, I turned my blog over to one of the talented writers on my team! Amanda is here to share why you should build WITH social media, not just ON it.

5 Must-Haves for Your Website Homepage

By emilywritesllc | November 3, 2021

One month prior to leaving my full-time corporate job for good, I built my website.  Now it’s not perfect by…

Morning Person vs. Night Owl: Work-From-Home Tips for Maximizing Your Energy Levels and Workload

By emilywritesllc | October 21, 2021

When you hear the words “work from home” are you filled with dread or jumping with joy?

I definitely fall into the “love it” boat… but not everyone feels the same! Whether you’re working from home out of choice or necessity, I encourage you to check out my tips for making the most of WFH life.

Why I Use Agorapulse to Manage My Social Media Accounts

By emilywritesllc | October 7, 2021

If you manage social media accounts for a business or other organization, software like Agorapulse can bring a level of automation and sophistication to your efforts. I’d like to share why I chose Agorapulse over the myriad of other platforms, its capabilities and drawbacks, and whether or not I recommend it for you!

How to Write a Thought Leadership Article for LinkedIn

By emilywritesllc | September 23, 2021

Think of your favorite “thought leaders” in your industry. These are the people who are your go-to sources for all of the latest information and trends.

Wouldn’t it be great if YOU could become one of those go-to people? An industry thought leader?

In my blog this week, I break down how to write a LinkedIn article and why this is an excellent way to build your authority and start branding yourself as a true thought leader!

Three Lessons My Puppy Taught Me About Business

By emilywritesllc | September 9, 2021

I started 2021 with health setbacks. But it’s gotten better with this recent addition to our family… ?

Fellow pet parents, can you relate to any of these?!

100 Call to Action Ideas for Social Media Posts

By emilywritesllc | August 26, 2021

When I write marketing materials, I’m always searching for the perfect call to action. So I’ve compiled 100 of my favorite CTAs to help other marketers out there! Save this article for the next time you need writing inspiration…

9 Post Ideas for Your Instagram Feed

By emilywritesllc | August 12, 2021

Instagram recently announced huge changes coming to its platform. How does this affect you and your business’s content marketing plan? What can you do to adapt your plan to Instagram’s newest changes?

Getting the Most Out of Your New Writer

By emilywritesllc | July 1, 2021

Have you recently hired a contracted content writer? Congrats on that great decision!!

I’m here to tell you that a successful, long-term relationship is possible. Here are my four best tips for getting the most out of your new writer.

5 Productivity Tips for Content Writers and Social Media Managers

By emilywritesllc | June 17, 2021

As a creative person, it can sometimes be difficult to “force” creativity when I’m not feelin’ it… but still have to deliver.

So over the years, I’ve come up with some tips and tricks that help me stay productive. Here are my top five productivity tips!

51 Proven Subject Lines to Try in Your Next Email Campaign

By emilywritesllc | June 4, 2021

Content marketing is all about creating a two-way conversation. Whether that conversation takes place in a social media inbox, in…

Five Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block

By emilywritesllc | May 6, 2021

Staring at a blank page can be the worst feeling in the world. I’m not immune to this phenomenon. At least once a week, I start working on a project and find myself stuck. Overcoming writer’s block isn’t as simple as waving a magic wand, but here are some techniques I have found to be pretty darn effective.

How to Choose the RIGHT Social Media Platforms for Your Business

By emilywritesllc | May 6, 2021

As a business owner, you know you need to be on social media. But which platform should you choose to focus on? This blog breaks it down for you to help you choose the right one for your needs!