Friday, October 23, 2015

31 Types of Blog Posts

31 Types of Blog Posts

1. Case studies
2. Cheat lists
3. Checklists
4. Controversial posts
5. Critique
6. Curating or newsjacking
7. Current events
8. Debate
9. Difference of opinion
10. Hypothetical
11. Industry news or trends
12. Informative
13. Inspirational
14. Instructional (How-to’s, DIY)
15. Interviews
16. Jokes or funny posts
17. Link posts
18. Lists
19. Prediction
20. Presentations
21. Profiles
22. Questions & Answers
24. Rant
25. Research
26. Reviews
27. Summary
28. Survey
29. Takeaways (from an event, a trip, a class)
30. To-dos
31. Videos

Which types of posts do you write most often? Consider switching it up to find new audiences and keep it interesting for your current readers.

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  1. This is a great list. I think I rely on a handful as my staples, and this may help me branch out. Thanks, Lisa!

    1. I do the same thing Lori. I've begun scheduling these well in advance to make me use more on the list.

  2. Interesting list. I'm just grateful that you weren't expected me to write each of these kinds. I do like the suggestion to mix things up.