Sooner or later, every blogger finds it difficult to write new interesting and informative posts. We all need some inspiration, and the main thing is to find a source of this inspiration to make your future post really good and attractive to readers. It won’t be difficult for your blog’s visitors to understand a mood you wrote an article with. The reasons of your inspiration lack can be different: you are tired or depressed, you have some problems with family or health etc. Inspiration is difficult to get from nowhere, but some tips concerning how and where you can find your muse can be found anywhere.
Your own blog
Read your previous posts, learn which of them were more interesting for your readers, and which of them were more popular as a result. It means that such topics don’t leave people indifferent, so, they wouldn’t mind reading something like this again. Your old posts can inspire you to give your readers much information on this topic.
Your readers’ comments!
There is nothing worse for a blogger than a situation when his posts remain with no comments at all. So, if your visitors comment on your posts, don’t ignore them. Very often, they ask questions that can be a good topic for your future articles.
It’s also useful to leave comments on other blogs which niche is the same with yours. Their discussions can bring you some good ideas for your own blog.
Ask your readers about what they would want to read about at your blog. People like answering different questions, quiz, questionnaires and so ones. It can give you new ideas on what to write next. Moreover, quiz can demonstrate your visitors, that this blog is active and popular, that you work on it, and you are interested in your readers’ opinion.
Your friends’ blogs!
Use their inspiration, and subscribe to blogs of the same niche with yours. Actually, it’s not necessarily to use your friends’ blogs only. Any blog of the same topic, that you can find on the Internet, will be fine.
Keep your eye on the ball! Always read news of the field you write about. If your blog is about innovative technologies or concept gadgets, it will be great to give reviews of the latest devices for example. That’s exactly what your readers wait to find at your blog when they visit it.
Your previous posts!
Read your previously published articles and check the information given. Maybe some facts have changed since the last time you mentioned them, so you can use them to refresh your old posts or write a new one if needed.
Different thematic forums can be the perfect place to find inspiration! Usually, readers discuss the most interesting topics there, and they can become a good source of your inspiration. You’ll definitely come up with some ideas after reading some forums on the topic you are interested in.
Read your friends’ tweets, retweet the most interesting ones. They can really help you find inspiration for writing.
Find a blogger who writes on the same topic with you and ask him to write a guest post for your blog. Besides the new idea, you’ll get new readers this blogger will bring with him.
You can take part in some contests or organize them yourself. Its results will serve as a good material for a new article, or even a couple of them.
Get your inspiration from everywhere! Very often it appears suddenly, when you don’t even wait for it. So, the main point here is not to miss it when it comes!