How many of you out there have your own websites? Do you use a content management system to update content? I’ve heard more and more people are using WordPress, even if their site isn’t a traditional blog format. The CMS can make a huge difference – if it’s not user-friendly, then your capabilities in managing your site are limited!
In regard to publicizing your site, what online marketing tools do you use? Do you have strategies in place for maximizing your exposure? I feel like I’m still learning more and more about how to best get the word out about my blog. It seems like there’s something new I should be doing every day!
There are so many things to think about when managing your own website, from what site search engine you’ll use, to what software you’ll use to track stats. In your opinion, what is the most crucial decision to make?