How to Make Your Blog Posts Stand Out

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With more than 152 million blogs and counting, it's often difficult for new bloggers to develop a strong following. This problem is compounded by the fact that many industries and niches are riddled with competition. But the good news is that you can differentiate yourself from the crowd by focusing on unique, high-quality blog posts. Here's how to make your blog posts stand out. Write Longer Posts If you asked ten different professional bloggers what the ideal length is for a blog post, you would probably get ten different answers. Some prefer shorter posts consisting of 200 to 300 words, w...

Anatomy of the Perfect Blog Post

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Creating a successful blog from scratch is no easy task. The first step is to plan your content strategy, which involves crafting relevant posts. Keep reading to learn the elements of the "perfect" blog post. Captivating Title A good blog post should have a short and concise title (headline) that captures the reader's attention. The title is essentially your one and only chance to convince visitors to click into your post. If it's plain, boring and/or overly generic, they may skip over your post and click on someone else's that looks more interesting.  So when crafting your blog posts, u...