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Thinking Up Quality Blog Topics: Suggestions for the Uncreative

Poking around the HubSpot Blog Topic Generator, I tried several word combinations to test how complicated the algorithms are. They all looked just about like this.

Kids, bikes, community.
“Kids, bikes, community.”

“The History of Kids” sounds like a Strong Bad story.

By comparison, this tutorial teaches you how to generate a year’s worth of quality blog topics in one go.

How to Blog, For Real

I’ve been blogging for roughly twelve years, and writing online daily for longer than that.  It’s both just a habit and vastly more than a habit. Sometimes it’s nearly compulsive.  There are so many listicles online about what makes an effective blogger, and how to blog to succeed in business, but I think it can be boiled down to two words. Continue reading