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Why Schedule Content:

The answer is simple! Consistent content is one of the keys to building up a loyal audience.  Your audience will come to expect weekly or daily updates delivered to them by social media and / or an email newsletter.  Make the most of your time by writing articles in batches and then using the scheduler to have content drop at consistent intervals.  Secondly, search engines love sites that add new content.  Ensuring that you have a proper sitemap and intersite linking is a great wayt o get new content picked up.

How To Schedule Cotent:

WordPress has made scheduling posts incredibly easy by letting you simply schedule your post to be published at a future date. After you have completed entering all your post content and are ready to ‘Publish’ your post just follow these 3 easy steps: Schedule Content in WordPress

Schedule a Post for some future date

  • Instead of clicking on the ‘Publish’ button, click on the ‘Edit’ link next to the date.
  • Enter the date in the future that you wish your post to be visible to the public and click the ‘OK’ Button.
  • You will see that the ‘Publish’ button has now become a ‘Schedule’ button. Hit the ‘Schedule’ button and you are done.

Try scheduling at least one post a week for a month and see if your readership doesn’t increase.

Jesse Brede

Jesse Brede is the founder of Lion's Share Digital, an Austin Web Design firm. His passion is helping people accomplish their goals and live their dreams. He is also the founder of Gravitas Recordings, Gravitas Create and Pivotal Talent Agency