8 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHILE CREATINGA BLOG POST

8 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHILE CREATING A BLOG POST

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  • November 22, 2016

There you are... Deep into your thoughts, glued to your seat facing the computer screen. You are thinking hard how to make your blog click instantly. A hundred likes and a few dozen comments is the least you wish for the moment you hit the magical button: PUBLISH.

THE IDEA HAS STRUCK…

The idea has stuck and your fingers come into action in full swing. The fulfillment on your face can be seen as you finish typing the last sentence. Your blog creation is now ready to be read and enjoyed. Keeping your fingers crossed, you publish it. The waiting game has begun as you sit back patiently allowing readers to surf through your blog.

Lo behold; your dream just got shattered. Let go of comments and likes, people have not bothered to open and read your blog. What could have actually gone wrong? Was it that bad? Where did I screw up?

ARE YOU ON THE SAME BOAT?

All content writers at some point or the other have faced similar disappointment. Does that mean that they should quit writing or stop being hopeful? Not really! If you are on the same boat, read on. We are about to uncover a set of eight‘extremely crucial’ points that you should consider before resuming work.

8 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHILE CREATING A BLOG POST

Try to take a pause at each point mentioned below whenever you write your next blog. These simple yet powerful observations are expected to give a new dimension to your post and hopefully attract more readers.

  1. Think well about the topic – Chose a topic that people would like to read. Think hard on it.
  2. Title matters: The header of your post is greatly responsible to invoke reader’s interest. Thus, take a pause and chose one that is relevant and conveys what would follow.
  3. The first few words: How you open a blog decides whether the reader shall read ahead or not. Ensure that the opening line is interesting and engaging.
  4. Make it substantial – Make your post matter through substantial content that keeps reader’s interest alive till the end.
  5. How useful is your post? –Is your post useful for the readers? Try adding depth into it and make it a point that the readers find your post useful.
  6. Review before publishing: Your post should leave no room for any errors, however small it may be. Few readers lose interest due to small errors. Thus take out time and review your post.
  7. Perfect timing–Publish your post strategically. Time it well so that it is seen and read by many.
  8. Post promotion and conversation: Do not leave everything to luck. Promote your post strategically such that it reaches out to the maximum audience. Also engage in conversations with readers after publishing. Such conversations reap good results over the long term.