The Writing Edge for Business Writers: 9/14/18

Sep 14, 2018 | Reading Lists

You’re a businessperson. You may not think of yourself as a writer, but you know that writing well can boost your results and your career. Naturally, you want to do better. Even though writing and storytelling and blogging and SEO aren’t your day job, you want to do them better.

You need to get the most value you can from your reading time. That’s why every week I pick the one post from the web’s multitudes that will help you get better.. This week I’m pointing you to a post on guest blogging.

From Alli Polin: Want to Expand Your Audience? 5 Tips for Guest Bloggers

“I understand the desire to be a guest blogger. It helps you spread your expertise. You want to expand your audience. We all do. Here are five tips to help you be more successful with your guest blogger goals.”

Wally’s Comment: If you’re considering guest blogging as a way to build recognition, please read this post. I get several emails every week from people pitching their guest blogging services. Alli’s post covers everything that makes me crazy about those emails.

Here’s a link to my recent post titled “Imaginary Writing Is Not Writing.”

Sources I Check Regularly

I find the posts and articles that I share with you on The Writing Edge in many places. But there are a few that provide insightful pieces again and again. Here they are.

Alliance of Independent Authors

Ann Handley

Frances Caballo

Jane Friedman


Jerry Jenkins

Joel Friedlander

Joanna Penn


Michele DeFelippo

Penny Sansevieri

Daphne Gray-Grant

Becky Robinson’s Weaving Influence

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