You've probably heard this advice over and over again: Consistency is key. And this is totally accurate. You don't want to be fickle with your online presence and only show up whenever you feel like it.
However, blogging consistently is not only about how often you post. Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce you to the other side of consistency. Meet Quality aka your new bestie. Get nice and cozy, you two. *wink wink*
Consistency = Quality + Timing
I've never been a fan of math, but this is one equation I go nuts over.
Your #1 goal should be to provide your audience with the most high-quality content you are capable of.
Why is this, you may ask? Why is it that a quick "Top 5 List" doesn't cut it? Why can't you put up a few random photos from you weekend and call it a day? Because these things do nothing for your readers.
High-quality content is effective content.
Your audience keeps your blog alive. Keep their needs in mind at all times and cater to those needs with utmost care. This is what will build trust and encourage them to keep coming back for more. This is how you build a community. These are YOUR people. Treat them like the gold they are and give them your absolute best!Read More