I am sure you must have fallen short of blog post ideas especially if you blog consistently? I have too many times and YES, it is called the naughty “bloggers Block”.Checkout how to Ease Bloggers Block Using These 6 Tips.
Do you know that you can breeze through bloggers blog by understanding the types of blog posts and when to use them? There are tons of blog post types but you should find and use the ones that call to you.
My Top 8 Blog Post Types
You can write a post that inspires your tribe to want to take some kind of action such as starting a business, going on the long overdue vacation, saying yes to an offer, taking a risk , practice loving themselves more and many others.
You can honestly review a product, a service, a great blog article, a movie playing in the theaters, a great experience. You can pretty much review anything that can add value to your tribe.
You can put together a blog of quotes from your favorite mentors and the people you follow who inspire you.
These are a great resource.You can share a list of blog resources you use, a list of blogging tips that work for you.
You can analyze a blog post in detail and add to the content of the post.
You can use this to teach your tribe the step by step process for completing a task. For example how to create a face book page, how to set up a wordpress site, how to install and de-install plugins on a wordpress site.
Note that, how to post are more effective if images or videos are used and the steps written in chronological order.
You can break a long post into a series of shorter posts which you can post over a period of time to keep the conversation going especially if it is about a very interesting topic.You can create a blog series to document a journey.
I recently started a series post Measure, Monitor And Adjust – Part 1. Part 2 is coming soon. So stay tuned.
A checklist is defined as “a list of items required, things to be done, or points to be considered, used as a reminder”. You can use checklist in your posts to list the things your tribe should check before performing and action step to ensure that they are on the right track.
You can write you blog posts faster and with less effort if you plan well and have a list of blog post types that you can use.
Are you currently using any of the blog posts types listed above? Which one is your favorite and why? Do you use any other blog post types that are not on my list? Please share your ideas in the comments below.
To Your Success,
1. 30 Day Blogging Challenge by Sarah Arrow