Content writing for blogs as
a freelancer is freelance blog writing.
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What is a blog?
Blog is short form of weblog. A blog is an online journal. It is
a dedicated section on any website that provides information about the products
and services offered by the company running the website, industry updates and
educational content related to the industry.
Blog is an important part of
any website since it is a direct medium to regularly interact with the public. Regular
interaction is by way of writing a blog post on the blog. A blog post talks
about one topic, specifically what the blog post title says.
The page you are on right
now and reading this, is a blog post.
The title of this blog post
is – What is freelance blog writing?
The section/menu under which
this blog post is published is Blog.
What does blog writing
Blog writing includes writing content for the title or topic given. Images are sourced and/or created as per the requirement of the content and added in the content. Videos and infographics are other multimedia forms that are curated as per the content.
Image is the most common
form of multimedia included in any blog content. When other forms of multimedia
are required for the blog post, it is usually specified in the requirements
given to the freelance blog writer.
If you are thinking about
the requirements that are provided to the freelance blogger for a project, here
Title of the blog post.
Number of words to be written for the blog post.
The core content.
Products, services or anything specific that is to be mentioned.
Target audience – the type of people who would be reading this content. (Since the writer has to cater to the readability of the people who are most likely to read the blog content)
to be included in the content. (A lot of times companies have their own
designers or folks who’d work on the video and infographics for the blog post. So
it would only be written content for the freelance writer)
course, the timeline by which delivery of the blog content is expected from the
Who does a freelance blog
writer write for?
Individuals can build a brand
for their name or for the services they provide/endorse. They will want a
freelance writer for content on their blog.
Companies want blog content
for their products, services and to establish their company name. A
product-based company wants blog content for its product(s), line of products.
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