Have you been thinking of starting a blog as a companion to your website?
Getting started with blogging is an excellent marketing tool. A blog allows you to speak directly to potential clientele and keep them updated on everything that is happening with your business. You can use it as a place for Q and A’s as well as a great tool for posting Press Releases to the public. Blogs are very popular way to connect with the online community, and one of the most popular blogger platforms is Tumblr.
If you are getting started, Tumblr gives you the ability to effortlessly share anything. Your posts can include text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos. Your content can even be posted from your browser, phone, desktop & email.
Ideal for the novice blogger this user friendly platform makes posting content simple and efficient, even for the busy professional. For example:
- Download the Tumblr app to post directly from your phone with IPhone, Android or Windows.
- The Bookmarklet button allows you to share content you find on other sites.
- Post via Email by composing a message and sending it to your blog’s custom email address.
- You can phone in an Audio post at 1-866-584-6757 by leaving a message, you can create an audio post.
If you are a little hesitant about how to get started with using Tumblr for your business, here are three successful companies/corporations that are using Tumblr to promote their business with great success.
1. Coca Cola: http://coca-cola.tumblr.com/
2. Disney Pixar: http://disneypixar.tumblr.com/
3. NPR: http://npr.tumblr.com/