Almost every time I do a Q&A at a conference I’m asked this question – How many posts should I post?
The frequency of blog posts is something that gets talked about a lot and there is no perfect answer for all blogs – but here are a few thoughts on the topic.
The Pros of Daily Posting
I’ve heard many people answer the ‘how many posts’ question with the suggestion that you should aim for a daily post.
While I will name some reasons why this may not be ideal below there are certainly some benefits of posting on a daily level including:
Daily Posts Can Help You Get into the Groove
I’ve had a variety of approaches to blogging frequency over the years and I have to say that getting into a daily blogging frequency has helped ME, as a blogger, make writing part of my daily workflow.
I find that if I post less often than ‘daily’, writing begins to slip off my radar as I fill my day with other tasks – and once I stop, I find it hard to get going again.