Emily Writes A Blog

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!

How to Utilize Relationships to Grow Your Small Business

By emilywritesllc | March 24, 2021

Building strong relationships as a business owner fosters growth, brand loyalty, and trust. In this post, I’m sharing my best tips to build and utilize relationships to scale your small business!

How to Network as an Introvert

By emilywritesllc | March 10, 2021

As a small business owner, you are the face of your brand. But for many of us who self-identify as “introverts,” this can be uncomfortable or downright scary!

I’ve just written about a couple of ways you can embrace networking as an introvert. How do you break out of your shell? Tell me in the comments below – don’t be shy! ?

How to Optimize Your Social Media Bio

By emilywritesllc | February 24, 2021

The bio on your social media profile is like your personal elevator pitch. Spending the time to craft a well-written and punchy social media bio is well worth the effort. This blog is meant to be your step-by-step playbook for writing a solid bio for each of your social media profiles, for both personal and professional brands. 

How To Leverage LinkedIn for Your Small Business

By emilywritesllc | February 9, 2021

Three things happened in the summer of 2005: “Hollaback Girl” by Gwen Stefani was topping the music charts. My friends…

Why Your Content Marketing Needs to be Cohesive (Part 2)

By emilywritesllc | January 28, 2021

Your brand is everything online. When someone types your name or business name into a search engine, you want to…

Why Your Content Marketing Needs to be Cohesive (Part 1)

By emilywritesllc | January 14, 2021

Like any young business, Emily Writes has evolved over the last two years. What started out as a 1-woman social…

What You Can Expect from Emily Writes in 2021

By emilywritesllc | December 19, 2020

When I worked in the corporate world, someone gave me this small piece of leadership advice that has really stuck…

Reflecting on 2020: What Went Well? What Can We Do Better?

By emilywritesllc | December 17, 2020

It’s that time of year… Time for the “best of” lists. Time for New Years’ resolution articles. Time for everyone…

Building Your Small Business’ Website in ONE Day

By emilywritesllc | December 3, 2020

Shortly after naming my company, I bought the domain and started tinkering around with my very own website. And tinkering.…