SWOT Analysis for BizzArtic
1. Mission and Goals
Why does BizzArtic Exist?
Why do I Blog?
- It exists to make best Wordpress themes curently available.
- I blog to extend my potential as WP theme designer and to engage community.
2. List Your Blogs Strengths
What attributes does bizzArtic have that will help me achieve it's goals?
What are you good at as a blogger?
- It is a blog with lots of good themes that are freely available to download.
What resources and assets do you have at your disposal?
- I am good at helping people to use WP themes for their needs.
What do you do better than anyone else?
- I have good knowledge of developing WP themes and widgets related to them.
- I develop innovative and usable themes with extensive options.
3. List Your Blog's Weaknesses
What attributes does your blog have that are holding you back from achieving it's goals?
What skills do you not have as a blogger?
- It is slow and has fairly small number of readers.
What is ‘broken' on your blog or in your work-flow?
- I am not good at writing stories and don't have the ability to explain myself clearly.
What could or should you improve about your blog?
- I haven't found a way to monetize my work.
What should you probably avoid in your blogging?
- I should offer my services for a small fee.
What is distracting you from your goals?
- I should avoid writing long novels and only give useful themes and tips.
4. List Your Blogs Opportunities
What external things could/are helping you achieve your blog's goals?
What trends are their in your blog's niche that you could explore on your blog?
- Wordpress platform, cheap hosting, some spare time from regular job
What tools and technologies could you use to improve your blog?
- Magazine themes, Twitter related widgets, Simple designs
- SEO tools, Grid framework, Another developer
5. List Your Blog's Threats
What external things could or area hindering you achieving your blog's goals?
What are other blogs in your niche doing that could be hindrance to your own blog's growth?
- Free themes from other authors that are o the same level as mines.
- They are offering some nice new themes for small amount of money.
6. Analyze Your Reflections and Generate Strategies
How can you utilize your Strengths?
How can you bring your Weaknesses to an end?
- Develop new, simple themes even faster.
How can you make the most of your Opportunities?
- Find faster host, offer my services for small amount of cash, involve my readers in development.
How can you fend off the Threats?
- Offer more magazine styled themes that are simple, engage sbd else into development and standardise themes framework.
- Develop themes faster and offer more personalized services for small amount of cash.
7. Plan to Do Something and Do It
- I will develop themes faster (at least one per month), offer more personalized services for small amount of cash and find faster host till the end of this year as I have a contract with GoDaddy.