Bloggers Get More Done and Stress Less in These 5 Steps
Bloggers, do you ever wonder how you will get everything done each day? Do you feel like there is never enough time? Many of you out there have other businesses online or offline.
Some of you also have full-time jobs and a family. Many of you do not blog full time and if you do it’s still a lot of work to do daily. From the writing to the technical difficulties that crop up either in WordPress or via your hosting – there is always something that needs to be done.
It can be quite a challenge not to get stressed over it all.From the writing to the technical difficulties that crop up either in WordPress or via your hosting - there is always something that needs to be done. #bloggingtips Click To Tweet
How Bloggers Get More Done
Bloggers get more done today than ever before with many tools and they tend to more focused. They are always looking for ways to get more done as blogging can take up a lot of time. Therefore, most bloggers walk around with a to-do list.
The biggest challenge for many bloggers today is to turn off their phones or notifications on their laptops, tablet, or smartphones.
To accomplish more bloggers really need to focus on the tasks on hand (myself included!) That is how bloggers get more done in today’s 24/7 technical and social media world.Bloggers get more done today than ever before with many tools and they tend to more focused. #bloggingtips Click To Tweet
Check out these 5 steps to get more done today!
Write it Down is How Bloggers Get More Done
By writing your tasks down you will hold yourself accountable to get them done and check them off. There is no better feeling in the day than to check things off that to-do list!
Not only writing down your to-do list but also content ideas is the key to blogging. Finding new content ideas and keeping them written down assures you will blog about them.
Finally be sure to write down what you NEED to do, WANT to do, and LIKE to do. It can of course include personal activities throughout the day.Not only writing down your to-do list but also content ideas are the key to blogging. #bloggingtips Click To Tweet
Categorize Your Tasks
By categorizing your tasks you can break them up into smaller to do’s. This helps you proceed quicker and easier throughout the day.
Therefore if you are a morning person like me, you may want to schedule your writing first and then your social media scheduling after that. Save your less “thinking” tasks for later in the day.
Assign the Time
Next, plan out what time you will do what throughout the day. Assign each task a time limit. Make sure to leave time for breaks and lunch.
If you sit for long hours be sure to schedule in time for a walk or yoga.
You don’t want to wear yourself out each and every day. If you get sick that will set you back with time. Your brain needs a rest as well.
Most bloggers work long hours so this is a priority!You don't want to wear yourself out each and every day. If you get sick that will set you back with time. Your brain needs a rest as well. #bloggingtips Click To Tweet
Prioritize Your Blogging Tasks
Then, be sure to prioritize what needs to be done each day. By knowing what is most important to do, you can be sure they remain high on your timeline. You can assign each task with Good, Better, and Best.
Oftentimes, you need time to revamp old posts, work on links, and comment on other’s blogs. This can take up a huge chunk of time unless you set a limit.
Put these tasks in order and be sure to assign how much time each one will take you. Be sure the time limit is reasonable.Oftentimes, you need time to revamp old posts, work on links, and comment on other's blogs. #bloggingtips Click To Tweet
Take Your List With You
By carrying the to-do list around with you, you will stay focused and assured.
Furthermore, you will not forget what you need to do next. That’s the beauty of making your own to-do list daily.
Lastly, if it is NOT on your to-do list you don’t have to do it! Save your precious time for your to-do list only.By carrying the to-do list around with you, you will stay focused and assured. Furthermore, you will not forget what you need to do next. That's the beauty of making your own to-do list daily. #todolist Click To Tweet
Are you doing any or all of these 5 steps to get more done and stress less, are you still stressed often trying to get it all done with your blog?
I would love to know more in the comments below!