WHAT TO BLOG
ABOUT
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK
www.AlekStanojevic.com
YOU CAN START A BLOG BY WRITING ABOUT
YOURSELF, YOUR HOBBY, YOUR FAVORITE MUSIC,
YOUR DOG... LITERALLY ANYTHING.
CREATE YO...
WHILE IT MAY BE EASIER TO MANAGE ONE BLOG
ON MANY TOPICS, IT DOES NOT ALWAYS MAKE
GOOD SENSE TO DO SO, BECAUSE YOU WILL EN...
HAVING A NICHE TOPIC FOR YOUR BLOG IS
ADVANTAGEOUS BECAUSE IT BRINGS IN LOYAL
READERS WHO ARE SPECIFICALLY INTERESTED IN
Y...
HAVING A FOCUSED TOPIC ALSO MAKES YOUR
BLOG MORE ATTRACTIVE TO ADVERTISERS WHO ARE
LOOKING FOR SITES WITH CONTENT THAT IS
...
WRITING ABOUT A SPECIFIC TOPIC WILL ALSO BUILD
YOUR CREDIBILITY, ESPECIALLY IF YOUR POSTS ARE
REFERENCED BY OTHER BLOGGERS...
HOW DO YOU
CHOOSE A TOPIC
TO BLOG ABOUT
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK
www.AlekStanojevic.com
Write about something that 
interests you. Do not choose 
a topic just because you think 
it’s popular, or because you 
th...
Readers will sense if you are 
truly passionate about what 
you are writing about. If you 
choose a topic that you’re not ...
No one wants to read 
something that the writer is 
just 'hacking out' for the sake 
of having something to post.
www.Alek...
It also takes time and effort 
to become a popular or 
successful blogger, and it 
doesn’t happen overnight.
www.AlekStano...
So ask yourself:
“Am I willing to write about 
this theme for several weeks, 
months, or even years?”
www.AlekStanojevic.c...
If not, then it’s better for you 
to choose another topic.
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT ...
If you are knowledgeable in 
your chosen topic, then you 
should not have any problem 
coming up with fresh content 
as th...
If you are NOT knowledgeable 
in your chosen topic, then 
chances are you will one day 
run out of things to say, and 
tha...
Find out if you have enough 
to say about your chosen 
topic. You should also have 
access to good sources and 
reference ...
If you have good content, 
traffic to your blog will 
increase.
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – ...
While you should not choose 
a topic simply because it’s 
popular, it is sensible to 
consider a theme that a lot of 
peop...
Doing this ensures that there 
will be a large market for your 
content.
www.AlekStanojevic.com
3. POPULARITY
CREATE YOUR ...
Blogs about technology, 
politics, pets, sports, and 
making money online are 
among the most popular 
topics in the net t...
Pursue these topics only if 
you can offer something 
more valuable than what 
others blogs are already 
offering.
www.Ale...
It’s all about striking a 
balance and finding the right 
niche. If your aim is to make 
money out of your blog 
through a...
…consider the less popular 
themes that only a few seem 
to be blogging about, but are 
still broad or popular enough 
to ...
In short, choose a popular 
enough topic, but one that’s 
not too popular or your blog 
will be drowned out by the 
compet...
Remember that you want to 
build a community among 
bloggers, and not create 
competition.
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CREATE Y...
What good would it be to 
blog about something that 
nobody will care about by 
next year?
www.AlekStanojevic.com
4. POTEN...
When deciding on a topic for 
your blog, choose one that has 
the potential to persist ‐ a theme 
that even the succeeding...
If you really want to write 
about a common topic, then 
set yourself apart by giving it 
a twist. Use a different angle 
...
Instead of just writing reviews 
about the latest apps, why 
not make a blog that shares 
how‐to’s, tips and tricks, and 
...
If one of your aims is to make 
money out of your blog, then 
you should consider a topic 
that has obvious potential 
inc...
There are many different 
ways to earn money through 
blogging such as affiliate 
programs, Google Adsense, 
etc., but not...
NOW THAT YOU KNOW WHAT TO
BLOG ABOUT AND HOW TO CHOOSE
YOUR BLOG TOPIC, IT’S TIME TO THINK
ABOUT YOUR BLOGGING PLATFORM
ww...
THIS IS WHY I INVITE TO READ THE
NEXT PRESENTATION…
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG...
WHY
WORDPRESS
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK
www.AlekStanojevic.com
WE WILL DISCUSS IN MORE DETAILS
ABOUT THE REASONS WHY
WORDPRESS IS THE MOST POPULAR
BLOGGING PLATFORM IN
THE WORLD, AND…
w...
…WHY IT MAY BE THE BEST
AND EASIEST OPTION FOR YOU
TO CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG.
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLO...
THANKS FOR READING
alekstanojevic.com/work‐with‐alek
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK
www.AlekStanojevic.com
CONNECT WITH ALEK
CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK
www.AlekStanojevic.com
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What to Blog About - How to Choose a Topic to Blog About?

By reading this presentation you will discover 6 recommendations that will help you to choose the right topic for your blog. These recommendations are:

1. Passion
2. Knowledge
3. Popularity
4. Timeless
5. Twist
6. Income

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What to Blog About?

  1. 1. WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK www.AlekStanojevic.com
  2. 2. YOU CAN START A BLOG BY WRITING ABOUT YOURSELF, YOUR HOBBY, YOUR FAVORITE MUSIC, YOUR DOG... LITERALLY ANYTHING. CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  3. 3. WHILE IT MAY BE EASIER TO MANAGE ONE BLOG ON MANY TOPICS, IT DOES NOT ALWAYS MAKE GOOD SENSE TO DO SO, BECAUSE YOU WILL END UP LOSING A FOCUSED NICHE. CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  4. 4. HAVING A NICHE TOPIC FOR YOUR BLOG IS ADVANTAGEOUS BECAUSE IT BRINGS IN LOYAL READERS WHO ARE SPECIFICALLY INTERESTED IN YOUR TOPIC, AND WHO WILL BOOKMARK YOUR BLOG OR SUBSCRIBE TO IT VIA RSS FEEDS. CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  5. 5. HAVING A FOCUSED TOPIC ALSO MAKES YOUR BLOG MORE ATTRACTIVE TO ADVERTISERS WHO ARE LOOKING FOR SITES WITH CONTENT THAT IS RELEVANT TO THEIR PRODUCT OR SERVICE. CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  6. 6. WRITING ABOUT A SPECIFIC TOPIC WILL ALSO BUILD YOUR CREDIBILITY, ESPECIALLY IF YOUR POSTS ARE REFERENCED BY OTHER BLOGGERS WRITING ON THE SAME TOPIC, ESTABLISHING YOUR REPUTATION AS AN AUTHORITY OR EXPERT ON THAT SPECIFIC FIELD OR TOPIC. CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  7. 7. HOW DO YOU CHOOSE A TOPIC TO BLOG ABOUT CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK www.AlekStanojevic.com
  8. 8. Write about something that  interests you. Do not choose  a topic just because you think  it’s popular, or because you  think advertisers will like it. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  9. 9. Readers will sense if you are  truly passionate about what  you are writing about. If you  choose a topic that you’re not  really interested in, your lack  of expertise will show  through. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  10. 10. No one wants to read  something that the writer is  just 'hacking out' for the sake  of having something to post. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  11. 11. It also takes time and effort  to become a popular or  successful blogger, and it  doesn’t happen overnight. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  12. 12. So ask yourself: “Am I willing to write about  this theme for several weeks,  months, or even years?” www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  13. 13. If not, then it’s better for you  to choose another topic. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 1. PASSION
  14. 14. If you are knowledgeable in  your chosen topic, then you  should not have any problem  coming up with fresh content  as the days go by. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 2. KNOWLEDGE
  15. 15. If you are NOT knowledgeable  in your chosen topic, then  chances are you will one day  run out of things to say, and  that spells the death of your  blog. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 2. KNOWLEDGE
  16. 16. Find out if you have enough  to say about your chosen  topic. You should also have  access to good sources and  reference materials that can  help you write about your  topic. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 2. KNOWLEDGE
  17. 17. If you have good content,  traffic to your blog will  increase. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 2. KNOWLEDGE
  18. 18. While you should not choose  a topic simply because it’s  popular, it is sensible to  consider a theme that a lot of  people would want to read  about. www.AlekStanojevic.com 3. POPULARITY CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  19. 19. Doing this ensures that there  will be a large market for your  content. www.AlekStanojevic.com 3. POPULARITY CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  20. 20. Blogs about technology,  politics, pets, sports, and  making money online are  among the most popular  topics in the net today. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  21. 21. Pursue these topics only if  you can offer something  more valuable than what  others blogs are already  offering. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  22. 22. It’s all about striking a  balance and finding the right  niche. If your aim is to make  money out of your blog  through advertising or  sponsorships, then… www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  23. 23. …consider the less popular  themes that only a few seem  to be blogging about, but are  still broad or popular enough  to gather a healthy following. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  24. 24. In short, choose a popular  enough topic, but one that’s  not too popular or your blog  will be drowned out by the  competition. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  25. 25. Remember that you want to  build a community among  bloggers, and not create  competition. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 3. POPLUARITY
  26. 26. What good would it be to  blog about something that  nobody will care about by  next year? www.AlekStanojevic.com 4. POTENTIAL CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 4. TIMELESS
  27. 27. When deciding on a topic for  your blog, choose one that has  the potential to persist ‐ a theme  that even the succeeding  generations will appreciate  reading in the future. www.AlekStanojevic.com 4. POTENTIAL CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 4. TIMELESS
  28. 28. If you really want to write  about a common topic, then  set yourself apart by giving it  a twist. Use a different angle  or write it for a specific group  of people. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 5. TWIST
  29. 29. Instead of just writing reviews  about the latest apps, why  not make a blog that shares  how‐to’s, tips and tricks, and  useful 'hacks' for specific  apps? www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 5. TWIST
  30. 30. If one of your aims is to make  money out of your blog, then  you should consider a topic  that has obvious potential  income streams. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 6. INCOME
  31. 31. There are many different  ways to earn money through  blogging such as affiliate  programs, Google Adsense,  etc., but not every topic is  suitable for each of them. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT 6. INCOME
  32. 32. NOW THAT YOU KNOW WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT AND HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR BLOG TOPIC, IT’S TIME TO THINK ABOUT YOUR BLOGGING PLATFORM www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  33. 33. THIS IS WHY I INVITE TO READ THE NEXT PRESENTATION… www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  34. 34. WHY WORDPRESS CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK www.AlekStanojevic.com
  35. 35. WE WILL DISCUSS IN MORE DETAILS ABOUT THE REASONS WHY WORDPRESS IS THE MOST POPULAR BLOGGING PLATFORM IN THE WORLD, AND… www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  36. 36. …WHY IT MAY BE THE BEST AND EASIEST OPTION FOR YOU TO CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG. www.AlekStanojevic.com CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK – WHAT TO BLOG ABOUT
  37. 37. THANKS FOR READING alekstanojevic.com/work‐with‐alek CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK www.AlekStanojevic.com
  38. 38. CONNECT WITH ALEK CREATE YOUR FIRST BLOG WITH ALEK www.AlekStanojevic.com
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