5 tips that can help you make your blog post go viral
If you are an internet savvy, you might have already heard about ‘going viral’. Going viral means that your content goes wild and it is circulated rapidly & widely from one user to another. It is a very powerful outcome that helps enhance brand reputation instantly.
But how can you make it happen? Here in this blog, I have shared some tips that can help you make your blog go viral. Of course, it will not happen overnight. However, with consistency, you will definitely be able to see result. You need to keep posting great, unique content frequently.
Keep posting high quality content frequently
Remember that only good quality content has the potential to go viral. You should not expect that each and every content that you create will go viral. If you want your content to go viral, you need to keep posting high quality content consistently. By frequently posting quality content, you will be able to increase your chances of having some of those content go viral. Also, make sure that you give a personal touch and a unique angle to your content. When people read blogs, they generally expect to read something that is based on personal experience.
Try to pick up a catchy title
The title of your blog content is highly important, as this is the first thing that people will notice. Also, it has a lot to do with how the search engines index your content. Hence, try to write a headline that is short, simple as well as catchy and that can instantly grab the attention of people and increase the chance of people sharing it.
Try to combine trendy with original
How can your blog content go viral if it is on a topic that hardly anyone knows or cares about? If you really want your content to go viral, you need to write on topics that people are more interested in. You should keep up with Google Trends, news, popular magazines as well as do some research on websites like reddit, quora in order to know what people are currently reading, discussing & watching.
Also, don’t repeat something that you found somewhere else. Write something original.
Include images and videos in your blog content
By adding images as well as videos to your blog content, you can make your blog content more popular. You can make a short video where you share your thoughts on a particular topic. Images are also excellent for drawing people’s attention. After all, an image is worth 1000 words. Report says blogs that contains images gets 94 percent more views.
Leverage the power of social media platforms
Although some blog content has the potential to go viral without the creator making much efforts, this is very rare. It is always better to expose as well as publicize your blog content through trusted sources & platforms. The more you expose your content, the more likely it is that it will spread. You can use Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Reddit , StumbleUpon, RSS feeds, etc. Also you should try to increase the number of your followers and friends in social media platforms if you want your content to go viral.
In a nutshell
Although it is good to have the goal of creating content that has the potential to go viral, you should not always expect that whatever you write will go viral. It doesn’t happen always. It only happens once in a while. However, you can definitely see good results by following the above mentioned tips.