17 Blog Post Topics for Engaging and Interesting Content
Struggling with knowing what to blog? Most bloggers find themselves at an impasse when it comes to coming up with new ideas for what to write about. Take a look at these 17 different topics to create incredibly compelling and clickable blog posts. These topics represent different types of blog posts, with each one offering something different for your readers. No matter what your blogging style, you’ll find something here to inspire you.
TOPIC #1: HOW TO GUIDES AND TUTORIALS
Guide your readers step-by-step through a particular process, showing them how to achieve the desired outcome. Explain the topic, concept, or process in an easily digestible and appealing way.
– Share an Opinion
TOPIC #2: NEWS AND CURRENT EVENTS
Write about relevant news and current events, inserting your own thoughts and commentary.
TOPIC #3: CONTROVERSY
Write about a controversial subject in a way that is helpful to your readers and not overly offensive.
TOPIC #4: CHECKLISTS
Help your readers remember everything they need to about a particular subject by creating an in-depth checklist.
TOPIC #5: LISTICLES
Create a very large list of items that are relevant to your readers.
TOPIC #6: CASE STUDIES
Show your readers how you or one of your customers achieved success during a specific timeframe.
TOPIC #7: PROFILES AND INTERVIEWS
Profile or interview someone who would be of interest to your readers. Consider interviewing peers, CEOs, influencers, and icons in your field. Interviewing them helps humanize them for readers by showing they are just like everyone else.
TOPIC #8: THE EXPERT ROUNDUP
Gather a large number of opinions from experts on a particular subject and compile them into a single post.
TOPIC #9: REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
Review a product or compare two different products and let your readers know which one is better, and why.
TOPIC #10: RESOURCE ROUNDUP
Provide links to a large number of resources that are all related to a specific subject.
TOPIC #11: QUOTE ROUNDUP
Gather a large number of quotes that are all related to one topic and compile them into a single blog post.
TOPIC #12: BEHIND THE SCENES / A DAY IN THE LIFE
Take your readers behind the scenes of your life and business, giving them a snapshot of what a particular day looks like.
TOPIC #13: DATA-BACKED POSTS
Either do original research and write about it or write something based on research done by others.
TOPIC #14: INSPIRATIONAL STORIES
Tell your readers an inspirational story that is related to your business and furthers your business objectives.
– Survey Your Audience
TOPIC #15: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Answer questions in your blog post that you are frequently asked either in person or via email.
TOPIC #16: TOP TAKEAWAYS
Provide your top takeaways from a particular book, conference, podcast, movie, or other items.
TOPIC #17: BEGINNER’S GUIDES
Create how-to posts that guide beginners through a particular set of actions or processes.
I hope that you enjoyed the content and it helps you to reach your goals for creating blog post topics. You might find some you like, others you don’t, but it’s hard to go wrong by picking any of these subjects for your next post. This is a great way for you to get started creating blog posts. Try them out and let me know how you like them!