If you take blogging as your career, it’s important that you must write articles for your readers. If your readers are satisfied with your blog’s quality articles than it’s would be easy to generate traffic and attract more readers to your blog.
Main problem which bloggers face to please their loyal readers, is selecting topics for blog post. We all come across writer’s block situation and the best solution to overcome this situation is to use mind maps to decide topics for your blog posts. But, there are few factors which you must consider before choosing topic for your blog:
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How to Select Topic for Next Blog Post?
You must be confident that what you are writing is good and you are totally satisfied with your article. If you are confident and have knowledge about any specific topic then you can surely give your best to that article. Ask yourself for which kind of topics you get best response from readers? I am sure the answer would be the topics in which you are interested and confident.
This is next part for choosing topic. Doing research before writing any article is very important. Your readers are smart enough, they know that you are providing right information or not. Thus, choose only those topics which interests you and you can do research on that topic.
If you want to write articles for readers then you need to choose topics on which you have good knowledge. Just choosing topics from other blogs and rewriting won’t work. You need to reply to your readers queries and thus it is important that instead of rewriting any article, try to get knowledge about that topic.
Experience always provides a personal touch to your article. If you have came across any good or bad experience in your blogging career then share it with your readers. Choose a topic which can help you to share your experience with readers. Readers love to read other’s experience about blogging.
Advice and tips
Try to choose topics which can provide your readers tips and advice relevant to your niche. Choose to write topics which can provide lots of information and keep it simple. It would be better if you divide your topic in 2 or 3 different articles and interlink all those articles. This will give you 2-3 different topics to write and your readers will get all tips and advice about that particular topic.
While choosing topics for Shoutmeloud’s readers, we always make sure that we take care of all above tips. As a blogger it is important that you must be satisfied with the topic you choose, otherwise you can never satisfy your readers with your articles. Here are some resources which will help you to give new topic ideas:
- The secret of generating Blog topic ideas with Twitter
- 4 Ways to find Blogging topics when you are Tapped out
- 15 tips for fresh and interesting post ideas
Do share with us which tricks and tips you use to choose topics for your blog?