Template: Writing Your First Blog Post


Write Your Intro Here


Use this space to show who you are and what your first post is about. You may want to include something personal or funny. You can even a gallery.


Visuals attract your reader's attention. Use an image and a caption to help get your message across.

Add Your First Subtitle


Break up your post into sections so it's easy for your visitors to read and follow along.


“Quotes are a great way to add authority to your posts.”

Write Your Main Section


Your main section is the core of the story you’re telling in this post. You can make it as long or as short as you like. Include bullet points, numbers, images, galleries, videos and more - this is your space to be creative.


It might help to break up your main section into 2 or 3 main points — or more! Each paragraph or two should focus on one point.



Add a Closing


End by restating your main message. You can sign off with funny note or an open question.


Use this space to tell readers what they should do next. Add a button with your main call-to-action, e.g., Buy Now or Subscribe.


Recent Posts
Res Publica Board

Gary Ross
  TU Men’s Soccer Head Coach

Richard Smith
  TU Professor of Biblical Studies

James Spiegel
  TU Professor of Philosophy & Religion

Benjamin Wehling
  Project Manager

Contributing Writers

Stacey Carter 
  Elementary Teacher

Zack Carter
  Assistant Professor of Communication

Stephen Hoffmann

  TU Professor Emeritus of Political Science

Ed Meadors

  TU Professor of Biblical Studies

Hadley Mitchell

  TU Professor of Economics

Michael Smith

  TU Adjunct Professor of Philosophy & Humanities (retired)

Amy Spiegel 
  Homemaker and Author

Drew Swing 
  TU Alumnus, Philosophy/Pre-med

Colleen Warren
  TU Professor of English

Stephen Weick

  TU Alumnus

  Would you like to offer a critical response to this or some other Res Publica article?  

Submit your 300-1000 word article to ContactResPublica@gmail.com.  All submissions will be seriously considered, but not all will be published.  Preference will be given to those articles which are clear, organized, well-focused, and fairly argued (which, minimally, means that no ad hominems, false dichotomies, appeals to emotion, straw-man arguments, or other logical fallacies are committed).

©2018  Res Publica  |  Excalibur   
Res Publica, P.O. Box 142, Upland IN 46989  |  Contact Us

The opinions expressed on this website do not necessarily reflect the views of other Taylor University faculty, staff, or students.