Updated: Oct 23, 2020
A blog is more than a cluster of text and images addressing an issue. It is a personal expression of your views and ideas. It is your own brand of thought. It is a channel for self-expression and freedom of speech. Now, that being said let me take you through these steps of how to craft the content of the highest quality for your blog.
1. Write what you love
Always write something you are passionate about since a blog requires new content on a regular basis and you are bound to run out of writing steam sooner or later. If it is a topic you are interested in and know a lot about the content will in a matter of speaking write itself.
2. Be Original
Be faithful to your writing style. While drawing inspiration from the content around the web, including other blogs, do not stray from your usual style of writing because your blog is a statement of your own writing style and thought process. Your Blog is your own brand, so you need to build on your brand by innovating new ideas to present your blog and its content in a refreshing way to your readers. Be original, and readers will sooner or later like your writing.
3. Research Your Topic
Make sure you fact check when quoting people and sensitive statistics since if you go on about the rumors that have been milling in Reddit instead of the Washington Post as a source of current affairs and facts, you are bound to lose a few readers over an inaccuracy in facts you state in your blog. The worst-case scenario is you may even be fined by the authorities for misquoting facts.
4. Always be in Style
Stay up-to-date on the latest trends in blogging and writing styles since your content has to have an edge over the rest of the stuff that your readers are exposed to. If you don’t stay on top of what is trending then you may very well get left behind, or at least will see a huge