7 Basic Steps to Writing a Blog

If content is king, the blog article is the queen of the chessboard.

Blogs have numerous functions. They can inform consumers, entertain readers, and convert visitors into paying clients or customers. Yes, blogs really are that important to a business. Unfortunately, too many businesses still avoid including a blog on their website because they’re intimidated by writing. You don’t want to miss out on a 67% increase in lead generation, do you? We don’t want you to miss out on the benefits of blogging, either. So here are seven tips to get you started on creating your first blog post with ease.

  1. Know your audience. What are you selling and who are you trying to sell it to?

  2. Give your article a good title or headline.

  3. Create an outline. You want to organize your content into an outline to help develop your paragraphs and ideas.

  4. Write a captivating intro paragraph. You want to keep your reader intrigued and wanting to read more.

  5. Write your body. Use your outline to develop the body of your content.

  6. Select a high-quality photo that is relevant to your content. There are plenty of royalty-free stock photo websites available.

  7. Edit and proofread your article for grammar, punctuation and factual errors.

Creating a blog post is easy if you follow these simple steps. Remember to take your time. Don’t rush it. And pretty soon, you’ll be a blog-writing pro. If writing is still something that is uncomfortable for you, consider letting Ge’NeL Media do it for you.