100+ Ideas for Blog Post Content

100+ BLOGGING POST IDEAS PINK TYPEWRITER

If, like me, you’ve suffered from blogging post ideas sufficiency, danced the morbid dance of writer’s block…you know that the vexing plague seems to seep into your entire notion of self worth with machette-like might. Perfectionism, over-analyzing, and the notion of publicly launching your most intimate seedlings of self and intellect into the capricious tides of the web, is a bold move.  Bianca Bass’s recent piece lyrically encapsulates the plight of writer’s block, “See, that’s the thing about fear. It cripples and consumes you and determines the outcome of your life for you.”  This is so true, and as we know it’s that diabolical, Machiavellian ego that is solely to blame for the internal rabble rousing that stifles our forward front. And God bless her feisty zest in reminding us to “Look that motherf*cker in the face and tell it: No. More.” Girlcrushing so hard right now!

If you do find yourself mired in a creative drought here are over 100 generic blog post ideas to get that creative mind churning.

PERSONAL(Getting to Know You)

  • 20 random facts about you?
  • What is/are your ultimate aspirations in life?
  • Write about your hobbies(as a post or series)
  • What are some hobbies or skills you would like to take on but haven’t had the chance to?
  • Tell us about your family
  • Tell us about your friends
  • Tell us about where you are from and where you lived?
  • Tell your story
    • In a condensed form
    • In a detailed form
    • From a professional perspective
    • From a personal, deep, thoughtful introspective position
  • Show and tell us about your home
  • Show and tell us about where you work
  • Tell us about your organization system/habits?
  • What are some of the rituals you’ve  set in place in your life to achieve harmony and balance?
  • How do you balance your priorities in life?
  • What is your Myers-Briggs personality type
  • What are your guilty pleasures?
  • What is your favorite season of the year?
  • Get deep-Talk about a mental disorder you suffer from, adversity you’ve overcome or are mired in–be vulnerable, be human.
  • Make a long list about things you like
  • Do you work out? What’s your regimen like? If not, why aren’t you?
  • What things are you addicted to?
  • Make a stream of consciousness post
  • A Portrait of A Day in Your Life
    • Via pictures
    • Via screenshots
    • Via texts
    • Via thoughts
    • What are your flaws, what do you need to improve
  • What are your strengths, what are you good at?
  • Write a personal manifesto
  • What valuable advice do you have to offer
  • Great lifehacks
  • Show Something you have made
  • Things I’m Reading, Writing, Listening To, Watching (weekly post series)
  • Create a video about something (something you love, a talent you have, ANYTHING visual opens the grounds for the transparency users crave)
  • Post a series of screenshots from your phone

MEDIA

  • Your Favorite Books, Why?
  • Top 5 must-read books?
  • Top 3 Best Movies Ever?
  • What is your go-to Karaoke song?
  • What is your battle anthem?
  • What are your favorite podcasts?
  • Review a podcast that resonates with you
  • What are your favorite types of Youtube videos?
  • Review a Youtube channel you think your audience would be interested in
  • Who are your favorite Youtube vloggers that you subscribe to?
  • Favorite instagram accounts
  • Social media crush?
  • Favorite TV Shows?
  • Review the shows you are watching
  • Analyze shows you are watching
  • Describe your relationship between traditional media and new(digital) media.

SPENDING/ EARNING

  • What are your favorite online sites to shop at? Make a list and provide links
  • Greatest purchase of all time?
  • Favorite thing purchased on Amazon?
  • Biggest Amazon spending regret?
  • Amazon wishlists: do you have one, what’s on it?
  • If you could only live with five products, what 5 would you want for the rest of your life?
  • Best purchase under $25
  • Best buy for under $50
  • What is the best gift you have ever received
  • Show us a recent shopping haul(series)
  • Video an unboxing of something cool you ordered(make sure you know what’s in the box–one time I did a hyped up unboxing of some Amazon gadget and it turned out to be Resume paper—MALFUNCTION))
  • What jobs have you had?
  • Worst job experience?
  • Do you have any side-hustle projects?
  • Do you intend to make money blogging or is it just a hobby for you?

INDUSTRY-RELATED

  • Make a glossary of key definitions integral to your industry
  • Follow industry trends and write about what is trending(series)
  • Respond to an indsutry-related post or article(series)
  • Who is dominating your industry?
  • Who do you respect the most in the indsutry and why?
  • What newsletters do you suscribe to and recommend?
  • What are the must-read blogs in the field?
  • Who should your audience follow on social networks and where can they find them?
  • Data-driven posts on your industry’s ecosphere
  • Answer questions about your industry have(Check out sites like Quora to find questions)
  • Interview someone influential in your field
  • Round up the best links in the industry(turn into a weekly series)
  • Survey readers, report and analyze results
  • Create a slideshow presentation using slideshare
  • Do a case study on something pertaining to your field
  • Create a person/product/company profile in which you talk about someone/thing and why they are venerable or deplorable
  • Rant on something/anything especial 

DIGITAL

  • Why did you start blogging?
  • What blogs do you like to read?
  • What amazing blogs have you recently discovered?
  • Do you read blogs because you like the person behind the blog? Or do you just like objective, valuable straight to the point content?
  • What are some blogs you love that are completely unrelated to your blogging niche?
  • Describe your blogging planning/writing/marketing process?(1 post or a series)
  • What is the story behind the name of your blog?
  • Tie holidays(big and small e.g. National Puppy Day) into your blog in some way
  • Tie trending issues into your blog in unusual clever ways..people like oddball kinda contenT
  • What social networks do you belong to?
  • What are your top three favorite social networks? What do you think you get out of each?
  • Which social networks do you use on a daily basis ranked by time on each?

TECHNOLOGY

  • What tech gear do you utilize?
  • What’s in your bag?
  • What is the one app you couldn’t live without?
  • What are your favorite apps and why?
  • Review iPhone Apps (series)
  • How do you deal with information overload?