How to Create an Editorial Calendar

Schedule and maintain your content to achieve your writing goals

Laura Winter
Jan 5, 2020 · 6 min read
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Backlog content

Get a planner

Set up your month

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January is planned out, but I haven’t written all my posts yet. The notes section is for monthly related content and notes about weeks or contests. This only contains work written and scheduled for my personal publications.
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Once I write a post, I put the sticky note here and use the monthly spread to denote it as written and scheduled.

Set up your week

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An example of a past week. Posts I have scheduled for myself are here as well as things that get written or published for other publications. I also write my to-do list for sharing or writing content.
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A future week that I have written but have not created the content for sharing yet.

Track goals and progress

Reassess your progress

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