40 Blog Series Ideas

Creating a Series can be an excellent way to get your blog noticed and to generate traffic. When you create a Blog Series you are essentially creating a collection of blog posts that work as a collective. When you create a series of blog posts it is important to remember that each post should be able to stand alone as well as fit into a series. 




Journies

Journey series are very popular. They allow you to connect with your readers on a personal level. Creating a journey series allows your readers a sneak peek into your day to day life. It also allows you the ability to show them that things take time however with perseverance, the proper resources, and the right steps, they too can accomplish their goals.

Here are a few ideas for Journey Posts that you can create and share with your readers.
  • Hair Journey
  • Weight Loss Journey
  • Financial Freedom Journey
  • Photo Journey
  • Wellness

Read more about creating a series here.



Tips

This is a fun one. When organizing tips as a series you are elaborating on each tip in the collection. When you are sharing tips in a series you are offering small bits of valuable information. This information should offer a gold nugget to your readers and keep them wanting more.

Here are a few ideas for a Tip Series that you can create and share with your readers.
  • Saving Money
  • Earning Extra Income
  • Blogging
  • Writing a Novel
  • Planning
  • Journaling
  • Success



Challenges

Challenges are a great way to draw attention to your blog. When you offer up a challenge and invite others to participate you are creating room for readers to become participants. Sharing your progression throughout the course of the challenge is another great way to share a piece of you with your readers.

Here are a few ideas for a Challenge Series that you can share with your readers.
  • Fitness
  • Saving
  • Income
  • Writing
  • Drawing
  • Journaling
  • Productivity
  • Self Care

Read more on challenge ideas here.


Process

This is an oldie but goodie. If you have a tired and true process that you believe your readers may be interested in, share them. It is interesting to see how others go about doing things. When you share how you do things or how you accomplished something this establishes authority for you. Processes and journeys are different, though they do go hand and hand. The process is the steps that you take to accomplish something and the journey is the story of how you went about taking those steps.

Here are a few ideas for a Process Series that you can share with your readers.
  • Meal Planning
  • Hair Routine
  • Blogging
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Routines
  • Study and Notetaking
  • Content Creation
  • Organization



Recommendations

Recommendations are another great way to serialize a blog post. To serialize recommendations make a list of products or services that you would like to talk about and then create a blog post around each item within that list. By doing this you are able to create titles such as "Book of the month" "Flick of the week", and "Weekly watches". Making recommendations in this manner will build excitement around your blog for your readers will start to check in routinely to see what's new. This is also a great way to generate traffic.

Here are a few ideas for a Recommendations Series that you can share with your readers.
  • Books to read
  • Shows to watch
  • Movies to watch
  • Products you Believe in
  • Subscription Boxes to Try
  • Services
  • Websites



How-To

When building a series based on "how to" you are creating posts similar to the process but on a larger scale. When you are creating a how to post you are breaking down the mechanics where are in a process creating a post around reach element of that topic. When making a process post it is okay to assume that the readers have a general idea of what it is that you are talking about. When making a how to post unless it is for more advanced readers then you are picking apart the entire process and going over each step in detail. Explaining each part of the process is how you are going to create a how to post.

Here are a few ideas for a How-To Series that you can share with your readers.
  • Create a Resume
  • Brainstorm Ideas
  • Create an Outline
  • How to Create an E-Book
  • How to Create an Online Course


Bonus!

When you are writing a post and you have ideas that come up for other posts in relation to that post. When doing so you can create smaller posts that may connect to the post. These side posts do not always have for to directly correlate with the initial blog but you can ping ideas from it then link to them.

Example  | How to walk a do post. One of the steps could mention a leash. I.E. Grab the leash, connect the leash to the dog's collar. From here you can create a recommendation post based on best leashes to get for your dog's needs. You can also do the best dog toys to play fetch with.

This is not a true series but you see how it can become one in theory when you are engaging in the writing process.



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