Writing Great Blog Posts in Four Steps

I was playing around with Venngage this morning and designed this list of four steps to follow to write great blog posts.

The best bloggers pay special attention to #4, revision. It is a myth that blogs utilize informal, stream-of-consciousness writing. The purpose of all blogs is to gain readership, which requires great writing.

Most blog readers value engaging content, concise language, and readability.

Speaking of readability, please click on the image below to see the full-sized infographic.


Writing Great Blog Posts in Four Steps – Brainstorm, Plan, Write, and Polish.


This graphic doesn’t take Search Engine Optimization into consideration. SEO can be increased by adding tags and repeating common keywords in the body of a post.

About npiasecki

Instructor of Composition and Rhetoric at the University of Colorado Denver, specializing in 21st century skills, research, and creative nonfiction. Director of the Denver Writing Project, a local site of the National Writing Project's professional network for K through College educators.
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