Tips on writing a great blog

Last Update: October 20, 2016

Hi everyone, I watched Pat Flynns video on you tube and found it so helpful and thought it may be a good idea to break it down in points and share it

Know what you are writing about.

  • Outline your Topics
  • Ask questions
  • Survey your audience


  • What is particular aim of blog

Outline your thoughts.

  • Create a Skeleton frame of your blog (create notes)
  • Outline your points backwards from transformation
  • Create Supporting points

Start engaging readers

  • Start strong
  • Start with as story
  • Ask a question
  • Start with a fact or concept
  • Don’t write in WordPress- you could lose your work when you hit publish (I use MS word)
  • Just write- Clean up later
  • Be you- Write the way you talk

Relevant and interesting title

  • Title that generates curiosity
  • Simple description of your content

Make your blog Scannable

  • Break your content into tiny paragraphs
  • Use headers and subleaders
  • Bold and italics


  • Use relevant images
  • Videos
  • Don’t overdo it

Call to Action

  • Typically, your CTA come at end of your post but can be anywhere within your blog
  • Don’t overdo it. One or 2 links

Proof read

  • Read it aloud
  • Get a friend to do it for you.

There is no such thing as the perfect blog

  • Don’t waste too much time
  • Don’t be a perfectionist
  • You can always make changes later


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MelaniLukito Premium
Thanks for sharing Mburul.
amgolf Premium
Great stepwise advice
nyaaba Premium
Really great tips. Thanks for sharing Mburul.
Colorman Premium
You are most welcome
MrsKiersten Premium
These are great tips! And I appreciate the bullet-point format as it's easy to ready.
Colorman Premium
Thanks Kdev. I am glad you found it helpful.