Strategic Goal Setting

Objectives:

  • Gain visibility in order to
  • Establish an online presence that will
  • Establish me as a leader in my field and
  • Make people more likely to trust in my start-up business.

1. Content:

www.paddastoel.wordpress.com

  • One post per week until December.  Then re-evaluate.
  • Aim for approximately 1000 to 1500 words per post. 
  • Post on Wednesdays.

www.kleinkabouter.wordpress.com

  • Two posts per week until December.  Then re-evaluate.
  • Aim for approximately 500 – 1000 words per post.
  • Post on Mondays and Fridays.

www.erdwurm.wordpress.com

  • One to two posts per month until December.   Then re-evaluate.
  • Aim for approximately 500 – 1000 words per posts.
  • Post on Thursdays.

Test-site 1 and Test-site 2:

  • One post per week until December.  Then re-evaluate. 
  • Aim for approximately 1000 to 1500 words per post.
  • Post on Tuesdays.

2. Design and branding:

  • Edit the look and branding of my sites by the end of November.
  • Add contact forms to my sites this week.
  • Consider the implications of separate blogs and create user-friendly pages for frequently needed information.
  • Consider all information gained from Blogging 201.

3.  Marketing: 

WordPress Community Interaction:

  • Spend an hour every day reading through other blogs and commenting on them.
  • Leave thought-provoking comments that will encourage traffic to my blog(s).
  • Limit the time spent on each blog to 15 minutes (this is difficult for me; I tend to engage in a topic), but do not spend more than 30 minutes per blog.
  • By upping my traffic, try to up my likes and follows, as well as comments in order to establish an online reputation.

Blogging Challenges:

  • Participate in Blogging 201 and attempt Post A Day challenges when practical.

Other social networks:

  • Update my Linked In profile.
  • Create a business Facebook profile.
  • Create a Twitter account.
  • Leverage networks of friends and family on FB and Twitter.

Online business directories:

  • Find one new online business directory each week until the end of December.
  • Spend two hours per week updating existing ads.

Other publications:

  • Find one new forum / online magazine / other publication and spend two to three hours per week preparing a piece to be featured in one of them which will link to my site.
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