How to Write a Great Blog Post Content writing is an essential part in online marketing. It requires knowledge to write the content for your blog regarding the topic and the writing skills.
In this article, we provide a guide especially for the beginners to start writing or adding the new post in their blog.
Log into your WordPress admin. We get WordPress admin Dashboard page as shown in the image below.
Click on to “Post” and Click on to “Add New” to start writing the new post as shown in the figure below.
Now we get a page as shown in the image below.
Overview of this page
In this article How to Write a Great Blog post, I need to show the overview in this image below.
It is the head of the post. You have to give the correct title for the post so that the visitor understand the post need. It should also be SEO friendly title. That is, the title should contain keyword to make the post healthy and improve the traffic.
Once you write your post title, we get a next field below the title as shown below.
This is the URL for this post. You can edit the URL or just leave it as it is.
Note: Don’t edit the permalink, once if you publish the post.
Writing the Post
How to Write a Great Blog post ? Next part is writing the post. Make sure you are in the “Text” tab to write the post. You can write the content here. Or copy the content from the notepad or Grammarly (used to improve the writing skills) and paste it here.
Move to Visual tab to see the content and edit it for bullets, alignments, font size, heading style, etc., We can write the content in Visual mode, it will be same as writing in the MS-word.
Links and Images
These are important in al post. We must have at least one link and image in our post.
To add links, select the sentence in your content and click on the link icon at the toolbar as shown in the below image.
In the box, enter the web address which we want to redirect. Also, click on the checkbox if it is an external link as shown in the image below.
Thus, the link will be created.
In case if you want to remove the link, click the sentence which you linked before and click on the crossed link icon as shown in the image below.
Place the cursor where you want to add the image. We can see the “Add media” in the post page as shown in the image below.
Clik on it to insert the images in two ways.
- Upload Files – To insert the image from the system.
- Media Library – To insert the file from the already uploaded file.
Select the image and click the insert button as shown in the image below.
Thus, the image will be added.
Category and Tags
These are important factors for the post. In my previous post, I have listed the all the use of Categories and Tags. Kindly look into it How To Use Tags And Categories In WordPress
Once you complete the process till now, your post is half ready. The next part is verifying it. Click on the Preview button.
We can see the post in exactly how it will be after publishing it as shown in the image below.
Check the content title to the tags here. If you find any mistake, edit it in your post and save draft.
Once you verified everything, Click on the publish button.
Or if you want to publish it later, you can just make it in the draft for publishing it in future.
You can also edit the date and time for publishing the content as shown in the image below.
Thus, your first post is ready.
We can also include other options in the post.
This is to link the another non-WordPress blog. If you link to another WordPress blog, they will be notified that you linked to them. So put the link in this box which you want to link.
It will be supported by many themes. This is to write a short expert about your article. This will be displayed to the visitors on the front page of your blog. It keeps a link to your full article.
My final words in this article How to Write a Great Blog post is Expert. By checking the two box, here it will enable the comments and trackbacks in your article.
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