One of the hardest tasks for bloggers is to constantly come up with good unique content to blog about. I’m pretty sure you’ve been in a situation where you just don’t know what to write about. Don’t think to yourself that “There is nothing interesting in the news or online that is worth to write a blog about.“ But don’t just sit around and wait for something to happen, there are many options that you can do with a vast amount of free time that you have. I have listed them here for your convenience! After all this is Blogging 101. Right?
Check Your Comments and E-mail
When you have nothing to blog about, remind yourself to check if you have any new comments or emails. Sometimes a reader might have some suggestions for you to base your new topics on. Usually, they will express their suggestions in your comment box on your blog or through email. So it’s best you check your blog and e-mail every now and then. Who knows, there might be plenty of ideas waiting for you and you don’t even know about it!
Visit Another Person’s Blog
If you are having trouble finding fresh content to write about, then I suggest spending some time on another person’s blog to get some new ideas. Of course, these blogs has to be relevant to your niche otherwise you’re looking at the wrong irrelevant information that will do you no good. It’s a great way to spend your time when you don’t have anything to blog about.
YouTube and the Social Media is Your Friend!
If you have nothing to blog about on paper, then why not try to get more ideas from YouTube. Better yet, you may even start video blogging since it’s much more creative and entertaining for your viewers to watch because they absolutely love videos.
Other social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are also helpful when it comes to generating new ideas for your blog. Millions of people are using social media sites to talk about many topics that are new and interesting. So it’s a great place to start looking for ideas. [Read: Video Blogging And The Advantages Of Using It]
Relax, Take a Walk, and Talk to Friends
Lastly, I am sure you’ve been working for a long time and haven’t actually had the time to go out and enjoy life. So why not take the time that you have now and go out and take a relaxing walk. Furthermore, call up some of your friends and have a friendly conversation at a local café to talk about current events that are interesting and worth discussing. After your discussion, you will be amazed that you might have found some ideas to blog about
These options are certainly available anytime when you feel like you have nothing else to blog about. Do you have any suggestions that you have in mind? Please share!