How I'm Tracking My Blog Post Ideas in 2018

Hello friends! This is a blog post that I started to write back in January but I finished writing this month (April). It's been a busy couple of months and I haven't been as focused on my blog as I have been in the past. Oops! But that's one of the great things about life. I've found that I focus on different parts of my business from time to time and that's fine. It's al about give and take.


So today I'm going to be sharing how I use Evernote to keep track of my different blog post ideas.  This should be no surprise because I use Evernote to track pretty much everything in my life! Haha Here's an example of my tags.


See what I mean? I love categorizing everything in Evernote because since I've signed up for premium I can access it on all my devices: Phone, iPad, Personal Computer, & my Work Computer.

But anyway, here is how I organized things when I decided to start keeping track of my ideas for blog content in Evernote.

1. I created a notebook called Ideas for My Blog


I created a notebook to put all of my blog notes in because it felt more like a real notebook. Haha. It's also easily accessible because I can just go to my notebooks on the lefthand side and then double click to get to my different notes.

2. I have a different note set up for each category on my blog


Some of the most popular blog categories that I write in are about reading, writing, creativity, frugal living, organization, journaling, and more. I have notes set up for each of those categories where I can free write and make bulleted lists of my ideas.


Example from my blog ideas notebook in Evernote

3. Check off my ideas as I use them


I know it's hard to make out in the above screenshot, but I also like that I can make check boxes to check off my ideas as I use them. It helps me keep track of what content I have yet to write. That was always one of my favorite things when I kept physical notebooks and bullet journals and I love that I can do it on my computer as well.

How do you keep track of your blog content ideas?

Yours truly,
Marian Elizabeth
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