Trying to find the perfect content and draw in your audience can be overwhelming, but don’t let it be! When you are digging to find the perfect words just put yourself in your buyers’ shoes… would you what to read a page-long sales pitch, or would you rather be educated in something you are already interested in? Kick- butt content will draw in your customer organically and delight your readers without having to sell them. Establish yourself as an industry thought leader, and start creating engaging content for your audience!
Here are 5 tips that will help when you’re trying to pull killer content out of thin air:
1) Stick with ONE topic
Don’t overflow your audience with a ton of ideas. Pick one topic and commit to it. You don’t want your main point to get lost in your wording or all interest will go right out the window.
2) Determine your goal
Find the purpose for your content and go with it; simple as that.
3) Keep it short and sweet
Less is more! People are busy so make sure you don’t bog down your audience with wordy content. Make a point, and get there. You want real people to read your words, not robots. So make sure you are writing something real people will want to take the time to read.
4) Focus on your persona and buyers journey:
Know who your audience is. Who do you want to read your content, and how can you get those people to take time out of their day and read what you have to say?
5) Keep your content educational; not promotional
You want to create something that helps people and is valuable to your readers. There is no need to promote your brand. Feed them information that they need, and trust will happen naturally.
So when you are trying to find the perfect thing to say, just go with the obvious and keep it simple. Don’t try and throw all of your topics into one blog, and really try to figure out what you are trying to get accomplished when writing a blog, ebook..etc. Stick to these five tips and finding the right words will become easier than ever!