Blog writing is a unique profession in itself. While some bloggers are only interested to educate their audience through their blogs, a good number of bloggers also use it as a source of earning money.
For those who monetize their blogs, still the primary purpose remains the education of audience but optimization of their blogs in important search engines also becomes their priority.
SEO of blog sites is not an easy job and it requires really good content.
The quality of writing can make or break the blog. The pressure of writing excellent content makes writing a very stressful job indeed, which is why so many bloggers complain that content writing is a stressful job.
The fact is that blogging is great fun in itself because you have the complete liberty to play with your words.
But consistently writing on same subjects can sometimes be very stressful.
However, we can fight against our stress to a great extent if we follow three simple tips.
Allot more time to writing!
Never try to produce a lot of content in a short period of time. It is extremely stressful.
Even if you hire a team of content writers, don’t expect them to produce very good quality in a very short time.
By doing this, you force your writers to resort to dishonest ways of meeting deadlines like copying content and sometimes even including fake or made-up information that does not make sense at all.
Both of these can inflict serious damage to your blog website. To avoid finding yourself in such a situation, give your writers ample time to write.
If you are writing content yourself, then be a little gentle with yourself.
You can prepare a rough draft of an article and read it twice or thrice and try to improve it.
When you are not bound by limited time, you feel quite relaxed which ultimately improves your writing.
Take productivity breaks!
No matter what we do, we all need a break from our monotonous routine.
These breaks are even more important for the writers as writing is not a piece of cake.
Sometimes you run short of words and feel that you cannot produce unique content, which is normal for any writer who writes continuously, without enjoying the luxury of a break.
You should make a proper schedule of posting and writing articles on your blog and should add productivity breaks in the schedule every now and then.
It is highly recommended to take a short break after writing every article.
Breaks not only reduce writing stress but also refresh your mind and help you produce good content of high quality.
Productivity breaks also allow you to make better use of your time.
You might have realized by now that blog writing is not easy.
You might not have to be extra genius for writing but it does require hard work and commitment.
It becomes stressful only when you lose interest. I would say that if blog writing is not your passion, you should not go for it.
Persistence and passion are the two most important things that decide your career in blogging and writing becomes stressful if you lack any one of these qualities.
Blogging can be a lot of fun if you enjoy writing.
Blog writers should go for a walk every now and then to the parks and other open areas to breathe deeply. This refreshes their brain and reduces their stress.
This guest post is by Susan Smith. Susan is an online wholesale trade and B2B marketing expert. She writes frequently on the topics related to Drop Shipping, distributors, wholesalers and trade suppliers.Photo Courtesy of benrobins