Starting A Successful Blog,successful Blogging
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

A blog is a site published on the World Wide Web that is informative and it consists of discrete entries that are displayed in a manner that the most recent entry appears first. This means that a blog is a post that is public and should be credible enough. Anyone can write a blog, but can everyone write a successful blog?

Tips on how to write a successful blog

Know your audience

You should first and foremost know your audience well enough. Knowing who your audience is made of is essential in that this helps in choosing the topic to write on. Different audiences have different preferences and it would do good to keep this in mind.

For instance, if your readers are young entrepreneurs looking for ways on how to start a business, you probably need to provide them with information on how to how to raise capital to start the business. That kind of information is what helps you in narrowing down the topic to the particulars that spark interests in your readers.

Choose your topic and introduce it

After understanding your audience fully, choose the topic. This is actually the backbone of the entire blog. For example, if you are a nurse, you might want to write on how to clean a wound.

Let your introduction focus on the nursing profession in general then narrow down to the exact topic which is, 'Tips on how to clean a wound.' When introducing your title, make it pretty much general so the audience gets a hint of what the blog is about.

The most vital thing that you have to do is have a full grasp of the reader's attention. If you cannot keep the reader glued to the page for even a minute, they will definitely stop reading before long. To have their full attention, you can start off by telling a joke or a captivating story.

Then you explain the purpose of the blog and how it will be beneficial to the reader. This gets to the reader more because they now have more reason to keep reading.

Organize your content

Next, you have to organize your content for ease of comprehension. Sometimes, blog posts can be jammed with too much information of which some of it may not be of much use to the reader or that can even confuse the blogger himself.

The content has got to be organized systematically. The organization can take many forms such as sections, tips, lists or whatever else that is appropriate.

Write

The next step is writing the blog itself. When writing, tell the story as if you are the one to read it yourself. Share how you feel as this involves the reader at a deeper level as if it was a face to face talk. Ensure that whatever you write is important and write it with passion.

Passion is infectious! When an idea pops up in your mind, let it not slip away unforgotten. Include it so long as it doesn't deviate from the topic.

Also include various styles of writing. When you happen to use just one style, the beauty of the face cover of the blog is not displayed and this puts the reader off. The blog doesn't necessarily have to be a specified length. What matters is the quality it has.

Proofread your work and include a CTA

Once done writing, you have to proofread your work. The editing bit is very crucial in blogging. Here, make sure that you choose a relevant and appealing image for your post.

The image itself is informational and should be carefully chosen. Check on your formatting and the styles used in writing the blog. As said earlier, the face cover ought to be beautiful. This kind of consistency makes your work look more professional and formal.

You should insert a call-to-action(CTA) at the end of the blog. The CTA indicates what you want the reader to do next; subscribe to your blog, download an eBook, read related articles and so on.

When your reader finishes reading and clicks on the CTA, you develop a lead and market your work. The reader is also able to access more blogs on the same subject or other related stuff. Lastly, pick a magnetic title that sums up your content.

Conclusion.

Successful blogging does not just happen. It requires patience, being unique and lots of reading and writing.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
How to Develop Mindfulness to Become A Millionaire? (part 2)
What is the secret to become a millionaire? In Part 1of How to develop Mindfulness to become a Millionaire? I explained to you that most people don’t know how to become a millionaire and that is why most never become financially successful. You won’t believe it but you are able…
By: Michelle27 in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   May 18, 2016  
0
  Likes: 1

How to Develop Mindfulness to Become A Milllionaire?
What is the secret to become a millionaire? Most people don’t know how to become a millionaire and that is why most never become financially successful. You won’t believe it but you are able to attract money by changing how you think….. Sit back and enjoy the journey of How…
By: Michelle27 in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   May 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 1

How To Make Money On Fiverr
As the name suggests, all administrations offered on Fiverr begin at just $5. It is a mainstream stage for new specialists, understudies, and those looking for some low maintenance profit. Whether you are as of now a specialist or you are considering beginning, Fiverr can bring about various positive advantages…
By: Saurav in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   May 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

PAGES AND CATEGORIES
Creating pages with categories were big blow to me when i started creating my first website. Although i took the training perfectly well but i was still not figuring the difference between pages and categories.I sort for answers everywhere but did not find any until i sat one Saturday that…
By: Roland Wiredu in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   May 04, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

The Wealthy Affiliate Testimonials
Scams are a part of life whether online or offline. Let's face it where ever there are humans, there will be scams! And online, there are hundreds of thousands of them. So it's quite obvious that the sheer number makes it difficult to identify and avoid them. But now and…
By: Vik  in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Apr 08, 2016  
0
  Likes: 1

What To Do After Publishing A Blog Post
If you have been blogging everyday without any results, this might be a game changing article for you. So, let's get something straight. As a new website, your going to need to do most of the promoting if you want your content to be seen. Established websites don't have to…
By: Tomas Bishop in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Mar 20, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

When Should You Start to Monetize Your Blog?
There are so many blogs out there that it's a safe bet that many people you know have some type of blog, whether business or personal. So the question about monetizing a blog is probably in most people's minds. Blogging has made the world very small. With Internet access and…
By: Juan Rademacher in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Mar 11, 2016  
4
  Likes: 0

Dell B1265 Laser Driver Download
Dell B1265 Laser – This printer prints at a pace of 29 pages per minute, simply the quickest among the many all-in-one printers we reviewed. Even when you have a paper-dependent workplace, the B1265 must be quick sufficient to maintain up. Moreover, its month-to-month responsibility cycle is rated at 20,000…
By: rafsanjani in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Feb 26, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Sticks And Stones...Power
Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me. I remember that popular phrase from my early childhood days and often wonder who the idiot was that originated it and if he or she still believes it. Although words won't physically cause harm directly they can…
By: ken15 in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Nov 24, 2013  
0
  Likes: 1

A Few More Branding Tips
Just a few more words about how to improve or strengthen your branding and bearing in mind that the whole point of this is to reinforce the reliability of your brand in the mind of the end-user. In the previous post I touched on the fact that you don't really…
By: Chris Hooker in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Jul 21, 2015  
4
  Likes: 2

's Kitchen
Welcome to my kitchen! My name is Siena. I'm a number cruncher by profession, an entrepreneur by vocation and an excellent cook by heart. I love coffee, fresh spices and anything with coconut! I'm a passionate participant of life so I try to live and eat healthy each day. I…
By: Siena in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Jul 14, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Illusions Of Life
Illusion on the grandest scale beyond the comprehension of the puny human mind may have been in progress since the beginning of our concept of time. Consider that nothing is real in the way that we consider reality but everything may be an illusion created my a masterful supreme being…
By: ken15 in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Jan 12, 2014  
2
  Likes: 14

How to Be Productive As A Blogger
If you are a blogger, you are likely tickled to have found work that you are in control of. For once, you do not have a boss who is threatening to cut your hours if you do not work fast enough. Instead, you are your own boss. You get to…
By: Hollie E. Townsend in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Apr 14, 2013  
0
  Likes: 0

Learn How to Set Up A Blog for Free And Give Voice to Your Thoughts
In today’s era, what is written in the virtual domain is treated with absolute importance. By saying so it is a reference to the fact that anything posted on the net reaches out to millions of people within the shortest possible time. With the gradual increase in Internet usage things…
By: julia bennet in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   May 17, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Create A Blog on Wordpress And Starting Your Home Based Business
Blogging is indisputably among greatest alternatives to make cash by resting at internet. The only thing you need to necessitate is a personal computer along with a internet connection. Companies such as blogger and Wordpress are out there to teach you form a website for without charge. The biggest gain…
By: Fernando Zazueta in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Blogging   Apr 18, 2014  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 589    Report this Article