7 Types of Blog Posts New Blogger Need To Know

When starting as a new blogger… Blog posts can be hard to write if you are unaware of the different types of blog posts you can write.

Tbh when I first started, I was in the same position, I would stare at my laptop screen for hours on end. I would wonder to myself what the hell am I going to write; I was stuck.

First, let me say that writing a blog post is the most natural part about blogging but trying to write a post is engaging enough for people to want to read and drive more incoming traffic to your site can be the most challenging part.

This is the whole reason for this post; it will show you a list of 7  types of the post for all new bloggers. So they can write and get a clearer understanding off.

These type of blog posts are post have been tried by myself and many other bloggers. These blog post formats will help you as a new blogger get traffic and build an audience of readers who are loyal to you and your website.

A good blog post consists of many things, but these are very simple, which will make your blog post stand out..

Here is a list of what you need to do to get your blog posts to the best standard possible:

  • Make the blog post title engaging and make sure it grabs your audience attention
  • Make sure your blog post is helpful and gives the readers a solution to the problem they are having.
  • One thousand words are the minimum for each blog post.

Different types of blog posts:

These 7 types of blog post can be beneficial to all blogger, helping them gather the correct audience for the blog. The Types of blog posts, you need to gain the interaction from your audience.

List  Blog Posts

List posts are full of helpful ideas, habits, tips and more. This kind of post is beneficial to everyone.

Because everyone love list as it is full of inspiring ideas on a specific topic, which can help your readers out. Also, this type of blog post gets good shares on social media. These type of post do take a long time to create but can massively help your readers.

Examples of list post


How to Blog Posts

With these types of posts are all about sharing what you know with your readers. These are very popular because it allows readers to solve a problem that they could be dealing with and even learn something new.

These posts include:

  • How to solve a problem
  • Step by step instructions
  • Examples including photos

Examples How to Posts:

Review Blog Posts

Review posts are very self-explanatory and are a brilliant way to help your readers get information on something that has worked for you and helped you.
These type of post will help your audience to decide on what best for them moving forward.

One of the most popular review of mine

A Tip on review post –

– If you are looking to make money with this type of post, include affiliate links of the product your promoting.

Tips and Tricks Posts

Tips and trick post can allow you to engage with your readers. Provide your readers with positive information and create a blog post that gets you traffic.

This kind of post will allow you to share information with your readers can effortlessly use to create the outcome they want.

There are many ways you can do this, here are a few tips and tricks post –

Round-up Posts

Round up post allows you to put a brunch of content which all relates together in one place.

You can use this kind of post to help you round up resources you have applied for other bloggers. This allows readers to get information on a specific topic. This is a type of content that will help other bloggers.

There are many different options that you can create with a round-up post.

Other examples of round-up posts

Freebie Download Posts

Creating a post dedicated to freebies you have created for your viewers is another way to gain traffic to your blog.

To find a post like this just type into Pinterest free printable, and you will see all different ideas for you to take a look at.

With a freebie like this, it allows you to offer your readers something they may need and can be something you include in another blog post. Helping generate more traffic by being able to link those freebies to post related.

Foundational Blog Posts

Finally, the most important of all the blog posts that you must have.

The foundational post is related to the topic of your blog. If you have one primary topic on the blog, even if you have two different blog topics for your blog, make a foundational post for both.

As I have three different topics on my blog, but my main topic discussed in my blog is a lifestyle. So my foundational post is Law of attraction is real : Dreams do come true.

Many other more different Blog topics can help your viewers get a sense of what blog is really about. And why they should keep reading your blog for the motivation, you may give them through just your words.

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Hope you find this helpful, giving you different types of post for you to use to help you keep making great content.


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  1. November 4, 2019 / 8:27 pm

    Thank you for writing this blog! I am in kind of a ‘rut’ and was wondering what my next blog post should be. And with these descriptions, it helps tremendously! Thanks for sharing.

    • lifetimeflux
      November 5, 2019 / 11:58 am

      Your welcome, it does get like that sometimes, am glad this blog post has helped

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