Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login

Five Ways To Find Ideas For Articles

by Marie Vonow (follow)
Chief editor: readyforpets.com Blogs:https://minamaries.blogspot.com.au https://simpleselfimprovement.blogspot.com.au/
Writing (61)      Quotes (15)      Ideas (13)      Photos (9)      Magazines (3)      Writing Suggestions (3)      Signs (2)     
Sometimes it is easy to find topics to write about. In fact you may find you have too many ideas and not enough time to write about them all. You may find as you write one article it sparks ideas for other articles. At other times you may find yourself short on ideas.



Sign
A sign such as this can spark numerous ideas for articles. Image:Marie Vonow

Here are five ways to find ideas for articles:

1. Take notice of signs
Take photos of all sorts of signs and look at them when you are short of ideas. The one above could inspire you to write about the ways rules and laws protect us. Alternatively, you may write about your family's recreation activities. Perhaps the dog or horse image inspires you to write about your favourite animal. Another idea is an article on the health risks or benefits of alcohol.

2. Look at old magazines
The older the magazine the better. You may get ideas for a number of articles highlighting similarities or differences between the era of the magazine and now. Look at the advertisements as well as the articles. How have ideas changed in the areas of beauty, housekeeping, cooking, women's rights, fashion and hobbies?

3. Look at photos you have taken
Are you in the habit of snapping all sorts of things when you are out and about? Do you take photos thinking they might be useful as an image for an article one day? Rather than always writing your article and then searching through your photos for a suitable image, work the other way around.

Find an image that sparks ideas for an article. You may have a number of photos on a topic and find you can write your article around the photos.

4. Quotes
You may find it useful to start a collection of quotes for future articles. Alternatively, use the internet to locate quotes on a topic of interest. When you write your article you may decide not to include the quote itself but it may have got you thinking about a particular topic.

5. Write about something you have done recently.
At first you may think you haven't done or seen anything out of the ordinary lately. Think again. Perhaps you can write an article on five tips for doing something you do frequently. If you are doing it, chances are lots of other people are too. If you are feeling stressed, others are too. Perhaps you have some hints to share.

If none of these ideas are helpful to you, well I guess you will have to do a Google search to find some ideas. Alternatively, stop trying so hard. Go out for the morning, take a shower or nap or read a book. While you are doing something else, an idea for an article may just pop up.



# Ideas
# Magazines
# Photos
# Quotes
# Signs
# Writing
# Writing Suggestions
I like this Article - 5
More Articles by Marie Vonow
I enjoy cooking and it is fun to try out a new recipe
125 views
Green is the colour of grass, healthy evergreen trees and is associated with Nature
95 views
When I was a child time seemed to pass too slowly in some situations
114 views
With the start of yet another new year just around the corner, many people are thinking about new ...
95 views
We all have to do some shopping for food, basic clothes, household goods or other essentials
102 views
People who are Ďhopefulí are able to face difficulties in a more positive way because they are not...
1061 views
view all articles by Marie Vonow
Articles by Marie Vonow on Other Hubs
3 likes
ID: 39965
[ Submit a Comment ]
Thanks for the tips! I sometimes do magazine reviews for the Reviews hub. Any ideas for blogging?
I started a blog but as I only did a few posts I am no expert. However, I have been reading up on blogs and one of my resolutions for 2016 is to start another one and blog regularly. I found some info about blog prompts at https://uk.pinterest.com/bohoart/blog-post-prompts-ideas/ This might be of use to you. Some general ideas I have picked up are to do a post on your interpretation of a famous quote, share your bucket list, provide a unique spin on a topic most people are familiar with and doing lists of well, anything (favourite ways to spend a lazy day, places you would like to visit, best holidays, easy meals etc). Hope this helps.
Trending Articles
Ever since the new year kicked off, social media channels have been abuzz with "new year, new me...
3298 views
In the past few years, we are increasingly hearing more about the benefits of 'mindfulness'
103 views
Iíve only written briefly about my cats so far, but Iíd consider them a major part of my immed...
83 views
In this day and age, many people hire professional escorts because they what to try something ne...
12047 views
We often seek medical advice and treatment only after some injury or illness has disrupted our...
70 views
I lived the city life and Iím sick of it
684 views
To attain any form of abundance in your life, you must feel good as much as possible
1797 views
You donít have to be rich to make money, you just have to be practical
3811 views
Control has its place in the world, in fact in some instances it has some very practical societa...
119 views
Many of us fear to speak our mind because we care about what others might think of us or say abo...
6132 views
Categories
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version