10 Tips for Guest Blogging

Be The Best Guest Blogger, Know How

If you are a good writer and you want to promote your brand then you can try Guest Blogging. Create your own blog and showcase your expertise and knowledge. Consider the following steps to get your blog done right.

Read the guidelines carefully

When you are posting articles on the guest posting sites you must follow all the guidelines set forth by the editor of that site. The format must be similar to the ones already posted to the site. You must follow each and every rules and guidelines to get accepted for writing for that guest post website. Guidelines include rules such as – use of proper and decent images from acceptable sources, guest post author biography and headshot, remember the number of links you are allowed to use in a guest post, you must be careful about the word count, it must not be less than the mentioned word count. Your writing must have a formal tone. Write a guest post using these guidelines and your writing will stand out.

Be innovative while using your expertise

You must be an expert in your field of knowledge. Audience always wants something new. So if you could brainstorm and bring out some ideas which your target audience still did not think of, this can make your work stand out and it will be the subject of talk for the people.

Let your imagination flow

A flow in your guest post is very necessary to keep your target readers engaged. Your post must have continuity and it must appear to the reader that it have been written in one shot (even if it took days to complete).

Search Engine Friendly content

You must write title in H1 header. You will need to bold the sub-headings. You can also use H2, H3 and so on. You should write concise and clear paragraphs. You can use bullet points and numbering when required. Neatly organizing your guest post also saves the time of the editor. They can copy and easily paste your work. SEO friendly guest posting creates traffic to your guest post website and thus increases awareness.

Know the format

You usually need to use the Keywords properly. You can use the keywords in different sections of your article. You can add keywords in the title, body copy and even in meta description.

Link your sites

Do not forget to put the links to your own site in the post. You can even add links of other authoritative sites which have high domain authority.

Use images in your post

As a guest post author you should always want your copy to be exceptional. The work of the Editor gets tedious as they checks number of copies together. When you use visuals in your post, you make it stand out. It also attracts readers.

Check your work thoroughly before submitting

Before submitting your work you can proofread your article to avoid some silly mistakes. You should check the spellings and grammar. Posts which are without any kind of mistakes are easily accepted. The guest post author also can make himself known for submitting fresh and clean articles.

Prove your knowledge

You must always write in such a way that the readers realize that you know much about a particular topic. Even if you do not know your writing must not reveal the truth. You must be spontaneous in your writing and must research facts and figures and put those together.

Call to Action (CTA)

At the end of your post you will tell the readers what they should do. They must be guided by you about what they are supposed to do next.

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