How to keep your blog exciting

Posted in Blogging Tips

There is nothing worse than stumbling across a an unexciting and boring blog. The difficult thing is that what is boring to one person might be interesting to another.Therefore, you really need to focus on your readers when creating new text and posts for your blog. 

If you want your blog to be successful, you cannot simply expect your day to day activities to be enough information to keep the readers interested. If you post that you went to the grocery, came home, and then ate dinner, you can expect the readers to be bored out of their minds(unless you're a superstar). If you find humor in your activities or if you tell them in an interesting manner, you might keep their attention even when using the same day to day activities. 

If you want to spice up a boring blog, you can also use these tips to get things moving in the right direction.

Make Commenting Fun

A mistake that some bloggers make is to take for granted about the comments on their blog. You should always make your blog open to all the comments whether it is positive or negative. You may not always like what they have to say, but their comments alone will help your blog seem more interesting to anyone who reads it. You can try to ask your friends to pass by and comment something on your blog.

As comments on your blogs will appeal your readers and quickly creates controversies that they can talk about and share their ideas, and thus it helps your blog to be more of an exciting place. you should also try to reply to almost all of the comments on your blog, as it will make your readers feel important to you.

Ask Intriguing Questions

Another great way to provoke your readers to participate is to ask open-ended questions. You can do this throughout your blog or at the end. This will be seen by readers as an open invitation to respond. 

Your questions will get them thinking about what you have to say, whether or not they respond. They will be more likely to come back to your blog to read more about your comments later on. Everyone has an opinion on everything.

Pictures to liven up your Blog

 "A picture paints a thousand words" and If you want to connect more with your readers and keep them interested, try adding pictures to your blog. By adding pictures that go along best with the content of your posts, you will be connecting with your readers on a more intense level. 

They will be more entertained and you will have a more interesting blog. Just be sure that you don’t overdo it on the pictures. Place them in appropriate places and don’t use massive pictures or else you might take the risk of having a blog that take an hour to load. Do be sure that you use close-ups however. You wouldn’t want to use pictures that were impossible to see on the screen.

Be Personal

When writing your posts, you should always act as if you were talking to a friend or a special person. Some people create blogs by writing as if they were writing a textbook. and this is kind of a mistake that you should avoid if you want to build a community rather than a book on the net. People most often read blogs because they want to be entertained or gather interesting information or opinions. 

They do not want to read a blog that sounds like a textbook. Try to be a little personal and creative in your blog. Let your own personality shine through. Allow your individual humor to be seen in each post. Your readers will appreciate your honesty and love you for your casual style.

 

You can creatively use the tips above to make your blog exciting if it is hitting the boring momentum. A boring blog is one that pains people to read. Keep in mind that successful blogs will make people laugh, think, contemplate, and gain useful information.

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