Category Archives: Blog Promotion

9 Common Types of WordPress.com Blogs

What Are The 9 Types of Blogs You Will See on WordPress.com?

WordPress.com lists the blog types as follows:

  1. Personal:

This is the broadest category and includes blogs by individuals about personal topics like politics, music, family, parenting, travel, health, holidays, religion, books, photography, you name it.

2.  Business:

Professionals ranging from realtors to lawyers and stock brokers are using WordPress to share their expertise, and companies have discovered the power of blogs to more directly and personally engage with their customers.

3.  Schools:

WordPress is a great way for teachers and students to collaborate on classroom projects.

4.  Non-profits:

Foundations, charities, and human rights groups are finding our blogs to be great tools to raise awareness and money for their causes.

5.  Politics:

We’ve got members of parliament, political parties, government agencies, political groups and activists using our blogs to connect with their various constituencies.

6.  Military:

Members of the military blog to report what they see happening in various parts of the world, to stay in touch with their families, and some of those families are in turn using blogs to support each other.

7.  Private:

Some people make their blogs private to share photos and information within families, companies, or schools.

8.  Sports:

We’ve got teams, athletes, and fans using blogs to express and share their passion for various sports.

9.  How-to, tips and reviews:

There are lots of blogs that share tips and reviews about cooking, products, games, music, books, movies, and so on.

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100 Blogging Directories

Submit your site to some of the blogging directories in this post. Now, be patient, not all directories will make it easy for submission. Look carefully for the one link that says something like”submit here” or “submit your site”,etc

I advise you also, to use the same username and password. If you have a teen running about ask them to help you submit your sites. Here are the 100 directories compliments of We Magazine.

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25 Types of Blog Posts

Here is an excellent post about the types of blog posts. When you get to the post just click on the arrows for each slide. If you take the time to study these post types it can add creativity and variety to your blogging.There is no sound.

Read and view this well made post and presentation by a public relations firm.

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