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 of the best post types for all new bloggers can write and get a clearer understanding off.
These 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.
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
- 50 blog post for a lifestyle blogger
- My Best Youtube Favourites – How youtube has inspired me
How to Blog Posts
With these types of blog 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:
- How to publish your first ebook
- How to Create an Awesome Pinterest Graphics
- Vision Boards: What are they & How do they work?
Review Blog Posts
Review blog 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 –
- 4 ways to never run out of unforgettable Blogging Content
- 9 essential holiday items for the ultimate Holiday packing
- How self-care improves your confidence in life
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 blog 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 a blog post which 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 on my blog is 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.
Hope you find this blog post helpful, giving you different types of Blog post for you to use to help you keep making great content.
SO WHAT’S YOUR NEXT FAVOURITE BLOG POST YOU ARE GONNA WRITE OR WHAT YOU GOING TO TRY NEXT?!
Share and let me know in the comments below..