Personal branding | writing | copywriting | Brand Journalism | Best Practices | Corporate blogging My blog posts always seem to be long. Sometimes as much as 500 words (or more). I find it difficult to say something in just a few words. But we're all busy with so many things demanding our attention. When you see a long blog post, are you eager to read it? Maybe not. Brevity: "the attribute of being brief or fleeting." Sometimes brevity is best. I'm trying to say things with fewer words.