How to find a blog-theme
Before taking action with blogging, it is important to choose a blog topic. Instead of anything to write, it is often better to be limited to a specific subject area.
Why commit to a blog theme?
Of course, it is principle possible to write about everything. However, you want to succeed and later on to earn money with a blog, it is recommended to choose a blog topic.
In Google thematically focused blogs entwine often better and many readers subscribe or prefer blogs when most of their appearing items interest you.
Also in addition, the networking often works better if you limit yourself to one industry. But a thematic focus is also helpful in many cases to earn money.
Thus one finds, for example, more advertisers, since they want to reach a specific audience in general.
Finally it is often better to specialize in this case because you can make a name on a particular subject and maybe delve deeper into the matter.
What is a good blog theme?
That is not so easy to answer and depends very much on your own goals.
Who just blogs for fun, can choose any subject what her or she wants. Since it does not matter, the main thing you have fun doing it.
Anyone who contrary a specific goal, should review the issue then. Who, for example, plans to increase their career opportunities with a blog, you should choose a topic that fits the targeted job description.
If you want to make money with your blog, you should ensure, inter alia, that the interest in the subject is large enough and that it is worthwhile financially.
For each blogger a good topic is therefore something else and you should clarify once what you actually want to achieve.
It is also very important that you choose a topic with which you want to deal permanently
and that it is a passion for you to deal with it.
With these tips you will find a good blog topic
There are many ways to come to a interesting blog topic.
Just let the ideas bubble up and down on your own interests and ideas.
- Hobby, occupation, etcetera..
Hobbies are very suitable for your blog, just like a occupation or a sport, because you know about what topic you are talking about.
- Interests & passion
Generally, it makes sense to choose a topic that will meet your own interests and passions, which is why you should write about it.
If you want to make money, a good option is to look for lucrative topics, for example in affiliate networks, in magazines or online shops
What are the major blogs in a specific subject area and what could be done better than these sites does?
- Article Ideas
It should come 10 or more article ideas immediately. If this is not the case, the subject is not well suited.
- Vision for the Future
A good subject is also distinguished by the fact that it has future potential. Finally, you want even blogging in a few years.
- One can hardly expect to get started
A very good sign is if you can not wait to start blogging. But beware, many bloggers are very active at the beginning but quit after a while. Blogging is not a 100 meters sprint but even more a marathon.
These questions you should ask yourself
If you have found a few interesting topics, you should ask yourself a few questions about each before taking the final decision:
- Do i burn for the theme and constantly wants to write about?
As a blogger, you are constantly busy to write new articles and to keep on the subject by date. This will be much easier for you if you feel really passion for the topic
- Wakes the topic emotions in the readers or they do not care?
A topic should arouse emotions, because that ensures more comments and more generally commitment of the reader and you will also be more involved
- Can I achieve with the theme my goals?
The theme should support your goals directly, since it is otherwise rather counterproductive.
- Will I want to write about the subject even in five years?
This question is aimed at the self-interest and the passion for a subject. In addition, it comes to determine whether the current interest may be only temporIt would be very annoying if you have a successful blog builds up and then is the theme of technical development, or for any other reason no longer of interest.
Is the issue in a few years still relevant?
- How flexible I am with the topic?
You should indeed select a topic, but nevertheless do not put too narrow limits in it. A certain flexibility and adaptability in terms of thematic focus should be available.
- Can I contribute something new and distinguish myself from the competition?
Nobody needs exactly the same blog that has been around again. One should offer something new, a different approach to gain attention and loyal readers.
If you have answered these questions satisfactorily, a theme is very promising and is suitable for a new blog.
Eat or die?
Even if the decision is important for a blog topic and should be carefully considered, this is not set in stone.
Whether it is really the right theme for oneself, one finds then usually only in practice out why you should just try it out and get started.
You have to get a feel for how well you can develop with the topic and how much it will be permanently at heart
Therefore, it is highly recommended to start small at beginning and rise up if things are going well and than you can gradually expand.