How many times have you read a blog post and thought how boring it was? There are lots of ways to make your posts come alive with interesting content, the right layout and carefully chosen images. Here are 6 ways to make your posts pop!
1. Give Step by Step Info
Providing information in an easy “how-to” style is an amazingly simple suggestion, but this type of article offers loads of value and actually helps your visitor by answering a question they already have on their mind. This can also aid in bringing in search traffic, because people do actually search with entire questions, such as “How to fix a Mansfield toilet?”
2. Break It Into Chunks
I’ve noticed articles that use numbers in them really do get a better response. For example:
“The 8 Ways to Increase Sales” or “The 3 Most Common Ways to Make Money Working From Home”.
There is just something about breaking content into groupings or a finite number that attracts people’s attention. In fact, you may find that older articles you’ve written could be retro-fitted with this style to appear fresh and new.
3. Tell real stories giving details about success or failure loaded with solid lessons.
People don’t just want to be told how to do something, they are actively interested in what prompted you to do it and what happened along the way.…