5 Awesome Ways to Find New Blog Post Ideas

5 Awesome Ways to Find New Blog Post Ideas

Do you ever find yourself running short of blog post ideas? There’s nothing worse than sitting down to write a blog post only to find yourself stuck for ideas on what to write. When I first started writing, I took a course that covered short stories, articles, and various other forms of content (this was way before the days of the internet). One of my first lessons was to come up with...

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Quick start blogging: How to get desirable content on your new blog ASAP

Shh. Can you hear that? It’s the sound of nothing. The sound of thousands of fledgling blogs sitting at their URLs. Hoping to be fed with content that will make them grow. Hoping to attract attention from the very people they were designed to appeal to. But there they sit. Unvisited, unloved, undeniably abandoned. Hey, I’ve been there. I’ve come up with ideas for blogs that...

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Quick ‘n’ easy writing tip: Can you step into your reader’s shoes?

Not literally – figuratively. If you want to sell tools to DIY enthusiasts, your blog posts shouldn’t focus on the tools. They should show the DIYer how much easier it will be to put up those shelves, take apart that decrepit shed, or install a new kitchen once they’ve bought your hammer, your drill, or your electric screwdriver. Be creative Figure out why your target audience...

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5 types of content you should add to your blog (with examples)

Inspiration is a funny thing. It never shows up when you want it to. You know it’s been a while since you added a new post to your blog, but you’re stuck for ideas. Inspiration is like a stubborn toddler. You sit down and stare at the blank screen, at the keyboard… and nothing comes. Nope, sorry, nothing today. Try again tomorrow. Don’t start from scratch No one would...

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Why hire a blogger when you can write your own blog posts?

Good question! And I’m going to give you the answer. Now I know you’re thinking ‘well she’s a professional blogger so she obviously wants to write them because she gets paid for them’. Yes, fair enough that IS a good reply. But it’s not the only reason I decided to write a blog post with that title. The main reason is that time and experience are not on your...

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