Blogging on Wheaton Patch (or any Patch site) is an effective way to reach a ready-made audience in your neighborhood, your city and beyond.
Blog posts that originate here are often shared with other Patch towns in Montgomery County. Some bloggers show their expertise, others show the impact their organizations have had in the community. Some just write fun posts.
Whatever the reason, each had to start somewhere. The accompanying video shows how to get started with your first post. It contains a lot of information, so pause as often as necessary.
You can start blogging now at http://wheaton-md.patch.com/blog/apply.