Getting Ideas for Blog Posts without the Headache

by Olga Ionel on October 10, 2012

There is truly nothing new on the Internet, or so it seems. Whenever you search for something, it seems that thousands of results come up no matter what that search may be. When you are trying to build a successful blog, that can certainly pose a problem. How can you possibly come up with new ideas for blog posts? You need to write things that are helpful and informative or you will not gain readers. If you write about just the same old thing, your readers will become disinterested in a short amount of time. It can be a big headache coming up with blog posts for your WordPress site that will actually be interesting. Then, there is the issue of the featured article that most Premium WordPress themes include. Obviously, you need something unique, intriguing and fresh to be featured.

How do you make this happen? Here are some helpful tips on getting ideas for blog posts without all of the headache.

Ideas for blog posts

Start by knowing what people want to read. To do this, you need to step away from your blog for a moment and try to look at things through the eyes of your readers. Try to think about what you would want to read if you were just someone searching the web. This is a good way of coming up with generalized ideas that people may enjoy.

The next thing to remember is that it is completely acceptable to include your opinion. All too often, people do not write opinionated blog posts because they think it could offend someone. For that reason, when you build a blog post on an opinion, you will be coming up with a fresh idea for certain. However, it is important to not use a blog post to throw mud at someone else’s opinion. Instead, keep it all about you and your thoughts.

Another thing to do is keep a notebook with you at all times. There are so many times when you may come up with a blog post idea but you simply had no place to write it down. By the time you have pen and paper or a computer in front of you, then you have forgotten that idea you had. If you always have a way to jot down your ideas, you will not forget them.

In the world where everything has been written about, you need to come up with new ideas to write on your blog. This is the best way to gain and keep readers.

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Wamiq Ali April 20, 2013 at 5:24 am

I agree with you specially that opinion part, my most of blog posts include my personal experience too since it’s a blog not a copy paste kind of thing, people who come are willing to learn something new.


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