What topic should you blog about?
So, you want to start a blog and drive tons of traffic?
But, what should you blog about?
What are some of the most profitable niches?
Deciding on your blog niche can be a daunting task for a beginner. Anyone who is willing to start a blog will go through these thoughts.
In fact, one of the most common reasons why blogs fail is that they chose to go with the wrong niche.
What is a blog niche?
A blog niche is the topic of your blog. It is the specialized area that you will be focusing on while writing content for your readers. For example, a food niche blogger will only write about food-related topics, whereas a travel blogger will focus on travel tips and other related ideas.
Your interest + What people search about= A successful blog niche.
Why do you need a blog niche?
Many of you may ask, what is the need for a particular blog niche?
Why can I not write about different topics on one blog?
Well, in order to build an audience, it is better to stick to a specific niche and build your credibility. By merging all of the topics together, it will become difficult to keep your blog updated.
A blog is not just about writing content. It is more about promoting, brainstorming, and interacting with others in the same field. So, while handling them together, it becomes a hectic task to deal with all topics. As a result of which, you might lose your audience.
The best blog niche ideas:
Here are some of the most popular and profitable blog niche ideas. Also, have a look at the subcategories that you can divide your blog into.
The finance niche deals with all categories of making and saving money. It is a highly competitive niche. Be it a teenager, working person, or retired individual, everyone wants to be financially savvy and independent.
You don’t necessarily need to be a certified financial adviser to start your blog. You just need to be well organized on your own finances. If you have paid off huge chunks of debt, you can write about it as well.
1. Saving Money
2. Frugal Living
4. Affiliate Marketing
5. Side Hustle ideas
6. Creating a budget
7. Pay off debt
8. Financial independence
Blogging is a highly searched topic. Most people start a blog to make money online. Eventually, they write about their blogging journey, blog income reports, or the pros and cons of blogging.
9. How to start a blog
10. Best hosting companies to choose
11. How to make money blogging
12. How to promote your blog
13. WordPress themes for blog
It is the most popular blog niche out there. If you don’t want to stick to a particular topic, then it is best to start a lifestyle blog. Here, bloggers write about their daily lives which include:
14. Home and Interior design
17. Productivity hacks
18. Gift guides, motivational quotes, a day in your life, and so on.
19. Dating advice
20. Relationship counseling
21. Wedding planner
22. Moving together
23. Valentines day and Prom
Health and Fitness
24. Losing weight
25. Foods that are good for weight loss
28. Inspirational stories of men and women who lost weight
29. Staying fit during lockdown
32. Dog grooming
33. Pet health
34. Dog food
35. Dog training tips
36. Dog sitting and dog walking
Beauty and Fashion
37. Make essentials
38. Your favorite beauty products
39. Skincare products
40. Your skincare routine
41. Outfit ideas
42. Latest fashion trends
43. Haircare, hairstyle, and hair color
44. Nail art
46. Travel essentials
47. Cheap places to travel
48. Tourist guide
49. Plan your trip on a budget
Do you love spending your weekend binge-watching on Netflix? You can share honest movie reviews on your blog. People will consider your rating and decide whether to watch the movie or not.
50. Celebrity news
51. Movie reviews
52. Song reviews
53. Web series
Do you own a successful business? Are you an entrepreneur? Teach people how to become one.
54. How to build a startup from scratch
55. Your entrepreneurship journey
56. How to create a successful freelancing business
If you have a strong background in digital marketing or have experience in handling social media pages, then you can earn money by providing knowledge on this topic.
57. Building a following on Instagram
58. Pinterest Marketing
59. Facebook ad manager
60. Become an Instagram celebrity
61. Email marketing
62. Social Media Marketing
So, there you go!
If you are obsessed with food, love eating at local restaurants, and also love to try different recipes at home, then you should become a food blogger. Share reviews of restaurants and suggest to people the best places to eat out!
63. Different cuisines
66. Kitchen essentials
67. Meal planning
College Life, Career and Education
Career and educational blogs are helpful for all students. If you love teaching, you can start a blog on this topic.
68. Dorm room organization
69. Study tips
70. Graduation party ideas
71. Choosing the right career
If you are new to motherhood and want to earn money as a stay-at-home mom, a parenting blog would be great for you to get started.
75. Mom life
The Bottom Line
When you are finally done selecting the niche for your blog, it is now time to start your blog right away.
Due to the pandemic, people are spending more time online, and hence, it is the right time to grow your blog. The above-mentioned blog niches are most popular and will remain profitable for years to come.
Written by: The Simple Cash Blog
Angie is a blogger and creative entrepreneur from the Netherlands who is currently residing as a digital nomad in Serbia together with her husband and 2-year old daughter Ana Milena. She is the creator of She Can Blog and works as a Pinterest manager for several Dutch companies.