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Which Format Is Right for Your Next Blog Post?

Which Format Is Right for Your Next Blog Post? | Ayantek's User Experience Design Digest | Scoop.it

Choices are hard.


And when it comes to choosing the right format for your next blog post, there's quite the smorgasbord to choose from. Perhaps how-to posts are your forte. Or maybe you just can't resist the list. But just because you have a signature format, doesn't mean it's necessarilyright for the topic you're blogging about. Aah ... decisions, decisions. It's okay though! We're here to help you through it. So in this post, I'm going to break down some of the most popular blog post types and formats to help you determine which one is right for the blog idea you've got milling around in that head of yours.

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9 Guidelines To Make Your Blog More Readable | Usability Geek

9 Guidelines To Make Your Blog More Readable | Usability Geek | Ayantek's User Experience Design Digest | Scoop.it

According to the Nielsen Norman Group, the average person spends less than a minute on a webpage. Many users only take 10-20 seconds to decide whether to stay on the website or explore the depth of the internet even further. That means you have very little time to capture the attention of your reader.


The internet is filled with millions of different blogs on every type of subject, each with their own stiff competition. If your blog is an unreadable mess, the viewer has plenty of other options to obtaining the same information, therefore, it’s up to you to keep the reader on your blog, long enough to read the entire post. Satisfied readers will be much more likely to return to your blog in the future.

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A great blog is a key way to driving traffic to your website. Here are 9 tips for creating a more engageing blog. 

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5 Design Tips to Boost Blog Conversions

5 Design Tips to Boost Blog Conversions | Ayantek's User Experience Design Digest | Scoop.it

Educational and inspirational content has a powerful impact on your audience, but design plays a huge role in your blog's performance. How your readers experience content on your site directly affects social shares, newsletter subscribers and even sales (if that's your goal).


If you’re serious about building an audience through blogging, it's important to optimize your blog to convert visitors into regular readers, subscribers and customers.

Tyler Borosavage's insight:

This article provides useful tips on increasing engagement on your company's blog. Tips include placing a newsletter signup at the end of each article and including high-contrast calls to action. 

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