Last updated on October 9th, 2019 at 01:26 pm
Are you a writer?
So, at times you might have experienced getting sort of writing ideas?
This happens with content creators as bringing content ideas on regular basis is difficult and makes you feel monotonous too.
But, you won’t like to keep yourself thought-drained, isn’t it?
So, what to do in such situations?
In this article, you will find 7 proven tricks for keeping your content ability fresh and energized.
1) Make a List
Focusing on the number shouldn’t be the only purpose. Though, you can go ahead with Ten as this is an ideal number to start with.
Ten could be anything, either your industry news published last month or ten things your favorite influencer posted on his blog recently.
The concept is to get ideas on the page. This will help you to spark your enthusiasm to bring the content on the table.
2) Ask “What Shouldn’t I Do?”
You would have written a long list of content pieces till now and so, have gained experience in writing.
But, there is concern about your observation. What have you observed about content writing till now?
You may have asked yourself, “what shall I do”, but won’t have asked, “What shouldn’t I do?”
But, this is an important question and the answer will raise the bar of your observation.
You’ll able to write more creatively.
3) Go For Writing and Then Editing
Set your alarm and keep writing and write till the clock dings. The importance must be given to curation.
Sometimes, the roadblock to content creation isn’t a lack of ideas rather a reluctance to start.
This practice will help you get clarity in terms of your mental blocks.
And, if you don’t start now, how will you reach the ending?
4) Connect with Examples
Examples work as the excellent ways to minimize your writing block.
You can take an example and relate it to your theme of the content. This will not get a new of writing, but also the quality of content will improve as well as the relevancy will also increase.
Suppose you read an article regarding your product or service, you find it interesting to put in your content.
Then go with it.
You can use CopyWritely for checking the content quality.
5) Go Opposite of the Trend
Do you follow the trend or intend to create your own content?
This becomes an important question if you are an avid and out of the box writer.
There are tons of content on the web and each of them is advocating for something.
Readers and search engine, both love unique content, intriguing them in ways.
6) Explain a Problem
In programming, you would find “rubber-ducking”; when a programmer gets into a problem with his coding and can’t figure out, he explains it to the rubber duck and the answer gets revealed through rubber duck.
You can do the same thing while creating your content. If you study Google’s queries, you’ll find millions of people are looking for answers; you can target them and come up with solutions for them.
This way your content interest will remain energized.
This video explains the questions related to auto-recycling.
7) Update Your Old Content
Being a writer, you must be having standout content pieces that did exceptionally well in achieving your goals.
So, if you’ve got a writer’s block, then you must consider your old high performing content pieces.
You would have seen many people when falling into the non-performing stage, they go to their past and analyze their best performances.
Update your old memories and take a leaf out of them. This would work for them.
Learn from real practitioners not just trainers.