9 Tips for Vigorous Blog Writing

writingGreat blog design may instantly attract the attention of readers, but it can’t keep them coming back. It’s actually the blog writing which will make the real difference. Though every blogger has their own style of writing, there are some crucial (and proven) guidelines that remain the same no matter what niche you cater to. Your blog writing can become vigorous when you know what your audience wants and what you can offer to make them happy.

Here are eleven tips to improve your blog writing skills –

#1. Showcase Your Expertise
Listening to someone’s advice is one thing. Following that piece of advice is quite another. It’s the trust factor that will play a key role here. One way of winning the trust of readers is by showcasing them your unique skills. Let them know that you’re really an expert in your niche, and your job is done. Continue reading

How to write a blog

write-a-blogExplaining how to write a blog has turned out to be a lot more complicated than I first anticipated.  Without knowing what your goals are for your blog I have to anticipate that your goals are similar to mine, which may be way off base.  So I plan on writing a series of articles that will point you in the right direction not matter what type of website you want to build.  This post will be a primer for how to write a blog and how to get started laying out your writing plans.

Before getting in to – how to write blog posts we should know the difference between article and blogsposts- Whether you are writing a blog or an article, both involve meaningful content, but is the content intended to be meaningful to you and about you, or for your reading audience in particular?

A blog and an article are two separate vehicles to frame content. An article involves more time to generate than a day’s posting of events into a personal blog. If you are an assigned writer, however, for a company or media source based blog, it obviously requires more time, effort and thought because there is focus involved in marketing a service or product. If you want to attract readership for a much longer time frame, then it’s beneficial to write an article about a person, place or thing (these represent your “products” essentially) and work on your own personal writing style which will essentially market your writing product. Continue reading