I read lots of articles on How To Blog and, sensibly, How Not To Blog mostly to see how I’ve survived without following anyone’s advice. The lovely and talented XO Sarah posted a list of 10 Things that shouldn’t be on your blog, and before reading, I guesstimated I’d have six of them.
Only three, as it turns out, but the sheer enormity of this violation deserves mention:
45 TAGS / LABELS / CATEGORIES
Readers aren’t going to wade through that many items and search engines don’t like it either. Pick your top five to 10 and feature those.
I protested, mildly:
— Charles G Hill (@dustbury) September 30, 2014
I swear, I could almost see her eyes rolling in disbelief.
(@ThoShesFierce is someone I met on Sunday-night #Blogchat.)