5 Quick Tips to Entertain Your Blog Readers
There comes a time when your blog goes stale and your readers become bored. They see repetitive information available all over the internet. From inspiration article to online printing services articles. It’s time to step up to the plate and be unique. If you don’t then it’s a great way to kill your blog and scare off your readers. To keep your readers happy and coming back for more, here are 5 things you can do to keep them entertained.
Who doesn’t like free stuff? But before you start giving away, be careful. Make it worth it for the readers and keep your giveaways limited and to a minimum. It’s like that saying it’s about the ‘quality not the quantity’. Stick to doing a giveaway once a month and no more; it will give your reader something to look forward too.
Blog about current news topics or issues. Even if your blog isn’t about current news, it is okay to occasionally share your thoughts on a topic, whether it is about Kim Kardashian or the Presidential Race. Blog and watch the comments pour in. If you are writing an ink tech blog, feel free to branch out to current events in online design as well.
Try something new and for your next blog, do a video blog. When you do a video blog remember a few things before posting: keep it short, do it with a decent camera, film in a quiet area, avoid a monotone voice and smile. Also don’t be afraid to post YouTube videos for your readers. (Don’t forget to credit, where credit is due.)
We are visual society and the prettier the picture the better. As humans we are attracted to the colorful and shiny things. A lot of bloggers forget to aid their articles with a visual. Even if you use a stock photo, use a photo!
Getting your audience active by participating in a poll can really boost your readership. Asking questions with polls attracts your readers because they too like to speak their mind. Poll once a week and keep the polls informative and write a follow up on that poll.
Always use photos and slowly rotate videos, polls, opinion news articles and giveaways. Just like in everyday life, you can easily get bored if there isn’t something entertaining and keeping you there. Your blog needs to be stay fresh and constantly changing. Entice your readers with these 5 things and have fun!