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!Download Book ⚆ Blogging for Creatives: How designers, artists, crafters and writers can blog to make contacts, win business and build success ♘ Of the billions of internet users worldwide, a massive % are visiting blogs The blogosphere has become a huge platform for individuals and businesses alike As well as being essential for creative trades of all kinds carpenters, photographers, caterers, gardeners and graphic designers to name but a few blogs can be inspirational and beautiful becoming hubs for people with similar tastes and interests Blogging for Creatives is the first approachable, non techie guide to the blogosphere, complete with hundreds of tips, tricks and motivational stories from artistic bloggers who have started from scratch It covers everything creatives need to know about how to design a beautiful, interesting blog that people will want to return to again and again such as how to design, publish and host a blog, as well as keeping it fresh, staying motivated and forging connections with others in the field Professional advice is highly illustrated with examples of successful blogs, broken down into succinct types that work, helping the reader to identify and develop the style of blog they wantIncludes box out tips, tricks and anecdotes from successful bloggersNon techie approach that reflects the creative scope of the modern blogHighly illustrated with examples of blog types that work, with proven advice from the creators I know about 90 95% of the material in this book so I browsed through it It did inspire me with some ideas, but like any books on technology, you should just borrow it. very clear how to manual for those who don t have a clue where to start. I felt like the entire book was ads for other blogs not impressed Ugh Read my review here Ugh Read my review here very little information about how to actually keep a good quality blog half of the content is made up by screen shots from actual blogs Packed full of information that was really easy to read.Loved the blog examples that I could then review. This book was published in 2012, so some aspects are a bit outdated However, this book is packed with useful insights and ideas I d recommend this to anyone interested in or curious about blogging. It s refreshing to read a blogging guide that s not primarily targeting business or marketing specialists This book is a good starting point for new bloggers, hobby bloggers, and those looking to turn their passion into a career There s also a lot of food for thought for bloggers looking for inspiration or new challenges. More pictures on my blog Blogging for Creatives is a helpful starting guide to blogging for those into art, crafting and design Actually, the book is written in a manner that s applicable to general bloggers as well, just that most examples featured are of art and design, and sometimes cooking.This book has many helpful tips on blogging and getting up to speed It assumes no prior knowledge and the instructions are always clear and concise So the book is great for beginners.Here s the list of More pictures on my blog Blogging for Creatives is a helpful starting guide to blogging for those into art, crafting and design Actually, the book is written in a manner that s applicable to general bloggers as well, just that most examples featured are of art and design, and sometimes cooking.This book has many helpful tips on blogging and getting up to speed It assumes no prior knowledge and the instructions are always clear and concise So the book is great for beginners.Here s the list of chapters Get Started Blogging Tools and Technology Step by Step Setup Creating an Eye catching Blog Creating Great Content Blogging on the Move Promoting Your Blog Being Social How to turn Blog Visitors into Cash PR and Your Blog Monitoring Your Blog s Performance Troubleshooting Let s BlogThe book covers the basic setting up of the three main blogging platforms, namely Google s Blogger, Wordpress and Tumblr There s a good comparison between the Wordpress blogging software and the Wordpress blog hosting platform that explains the difference well It s quite important to know the differences because there are certain peculiar limitations to the Wordpress blog hosting.After setting up, it talks about ideas generating content, marketing and measuring your blog s performance Those are all essential skills I ve been blogging for several years and have learned from experience much of what s taught in the book The book does a good job of covering the basics.I like the many examples of blogs showcased They are beautiful, inspiring and really shows the potential of blogging.Highly recommended to beginner bloggers