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A history blog can be written about famous historical books, remains from a particular era, writings or paintings by any artist from an ancient period, ancient kingdoms, wars, conspiracies, ancient systems, inventions, mythologies, changing currency of different ages, popular kings and queens, slavery, ruling structures, ancient monuments, antiques, politics, ancient trading systems, travel, or any other topic which relates us to the old times.

History blogging has become quite popular in today’s time, where bloggers express passionately about their experiences, references and understanding of history and talk about how it has affected us. If you are planning to start writing your own blogs, then you can get assistance from one of the many online writing services, to begin with.

Here are some guidelines to help you start with your own history blogging:

1) Your history blog must have a strong argument or facts or information, which should be backed up by solid historical evidence.

Your writing pattern should be engaging enough to fascinate your readers. You can present interesting subjects in a dynamicand innovative manner. Using a mix of pictures, movie clips, podcasts, good quality illustrations, Pinterest board links and Periscope will define your blog and make it unique as well as realistic.

3) In order to generate interest in your readers, you can post your blogs using Instagram ,Twitter and other trending social networking sites. This will draw more attention to your posts and increase likes, visits and shares of your blog page.

4)If you create a niche, it will make the content of your history blog quirkier. This will help you reach a bigger audience.

5) Writing about hidden stories, conspiracies or lesser known individuals from the historical past, will make your blog even more interesting.

6)You must take note of current affairs, which will inspire you to investigate and find out more enthralling backstories. Your blogs will then become much more unique and attention-grabbing.

7) You have to be accurate when you are mentioning specific dates of wars or ruling reign of any king/ queen, etc.


8) You should visit your local library and different historic locations to get inspiration for blogging about history. Taking photographs and sharing online along with your posts or blogs will be very enriching and attract more readers.

9) Another place to get inspiration from is your own family history or history related to your homeland. This will also give your history blog an exclusive advantage and a very personal edge.

10) You should use plenty of pictures, videos, illustrations, etc. in your history blogs to make it more thought-provoking and engaging.

11) History bloggers don’t post on a daily basis. It takes time to research, write and curate illustrations to compose a good blog. They believe in quality and not quantity.

12)You must proofread your blog before posting to avoid typos, spelling or grammatical errors, overlong sentences, broken web links etc. Your readers will quickly lose interest if your blog has such slips and blunders.

You will successfully become a popular history blogger if you follow these blogging strategies, mentioned above. These tips are not only equipped to help you produce vocabulary rich content, but assists you with producing blogs that are informative, reader friendly and has certain amount of value to put forward.