In this modern era of blogging and guest-posting, you may start to feel like you are missing out on something if you are not doing it already. So if you want to get in on the action and become a fully fledged blogger or a professional content writer, then the first question that probably springs to mind is: what shall I write about?
Writing blog posts can be hit and miss sometimes, some posts simply attract more visitors than others. To help you on your way, we have compiled a list of the top ten types of posts that tend to attract more visitors.
A ‘listicle’ is an article written out in the format of a list, listicles have proven to be extremely popular as they are brief, fun and information is presented in an easy to digest format. You are reading a listicle right now!
How to guides are a great idea for successful posts as nowadays more and more people turn to Google when they want to know how to do something.
Attract visitors to your blog with recipes that they will really want to try out. Use enticing photos of what the finished product should look like and step-by-step easy to follow instructions.
Think about what that you are good at, then write a beginners guide from scratch so that other people can acquire your skill too.
Everyone wants a shortcut to life’s everyday mundane tasks, if you know a quirky way of doing something that will increase peoples productivity, share it with them.
If you have been through something that can bring inspiration to others, people will love to read your story so that they can relate to it and hopefully get motivated to overcome similar issues in their lives too.
Product reviews are not only a great way to attract more visitors to your blog, but once you get good at it, companies will actually send you their products for review which you get to keep.
Compiling a list of gift ideas and presenting them in a post offers an insight to shoppers who need a bit of inspiration on what to buy for their family and friends throughout the holidays.
Travel is a highly popular topic to blog about and if you have been somewhere, readers will want to read about your experience and any advice you can offer on how to get around, the best places to eat and anything else interesting you have come across along the way.
Food blogging is a great idea if you love to eat out. You can visit various restaurants and try different dishes in order to give an honest opinion to readers who also enjoy food and what to know where to get the best bites to eat.
Blogging and guest-posting are an ideal way to gain traffic and links to your website. We hope that the topics listed above will get you started on the road to being a professional blogger.