How to Make Your WordPress Blog Stand Out

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If you want your WordPress blog to stand out you’ll have to make it attractive to readers. Things like your content, images, and headlines will all bring more people to your site and keep them there.

You need to be able to stand out from your competitors and create really engaging content. These tools will help you do just that.

A huge part of having a successful blog is making sure the topics you’re covering are relateable. Buzzsumo lets you know what people are searching and gives suggestions for how to pinpoint the person you’re trying to reach.

How to use?

The first step is to type your topic in the Buzzsumo search engine bar. The results are different data that gives an insight into what people are typing into search engines. This will give you an idea of what kinds of articles your readers are looking for

Pros:

  • With the help of this tool, you can give your audience the information that they are seeking.
  • You can analyze your competitors and find out their strengths and weakness.

Cons:

  • It is very costly compared to other content discovery tools.

Every good writer needs an even better editor, but that’s not always easy to find. Before pressing publish on that blog, use the Readability Test Tool to make sure everything you wrote not only makes sense but is correct. No one wants to suffer through a blog post they can’t read.

How to use?

Enter a URL or copy and paste your text in the box at the top. Then click on “calculate readability,” and get a page which gives readability indices and text statistics.

Pros:

  • This tool gives the scores for each of the formulas used to test readability and the comparison.

Cons:

  • Unfortunately, this tool can only analyze readability of the words and not the complexity.

This is a great tool for people who struggle to find topics for their posts. It can also provide you some insights for your next blog post.

How to use?

It is simple and easy to use. Input some keywords that you want to write about in the fields provided and the tool will generate a list of potential titles.

Pros:

  • This tool can generate catchy titles which will enhance the traffic to your blog.

Cons:

  • You can get only basic ideas from this tool.

Google Analytics is a service that tracks your website and produces reports on user behavior, conversations, website traffic, and more. It is free and you can install it anytime in your WordPress website.

How to use?

It is very easy to use Google Analytics. There are a number of options that you can choose that will display the result after analyzing your web page. Page views, bounce rate, and more are all analyzed.

Pros:

  • It provides all information for website traffic, so you have a better idea of where your readers are coming from.
  • It can be used on mobile.
  • You can import data from other sources.
  • It can help you in ecommerce and goal tracking.

Cons:

  • You can only have a limited number of goals.
  • Upgrading it to Analytics Premium is very expensive.

Adding images, links and graphs to your blog will greatly improve its quality. If you don’t have funds to hire a person to professionally design, Piktochart is the best option for you. This tool has more than 200 infographic templates and you can choose any template that suits your page.

How to use?

You can sign in with Google and easily start working on it.

Pros:

Cons:

  • Some infographics are available only in the paid version of Piktochart.

This desktop app helps to create high-quality content without any errors. It highlights the sentences which need improvement and offers suggestions for fixing them.

How to use?

It is very easy to use. You just have to copy your text to the text editor and click on edit.

Pros:

  • Helps catch things you might miss.

Cons:

  • There is no support for images.
  • This tool does not have an exporter which makes it difficult to export the content after editing.

All of these tools will help you create a better and more appealing blog. Combining engaging topics with dynamic images are a sure way to not only bring in readers but keep them.

Nicole Cunha

Nicole Cunha

Nicole Cunha is a freelance blogger and aspires to publish her book someday. She has an eye for design and is a part time graphic designer. She also loves to write on technology and says coffee helps her write for hours at a stretch.

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