13 terrific tools for bloggers

Crafting a well-written post that will resonate with your audience is no easy task—nor is it the end of the process. Try these for help with editing, SEO and publication schedules.

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You’ve written a fantastic blog post. Congratulations!

Now what? What will make your blog swim—and not sink—in a deep sea of content?

Every writer faces the challenge of turning good content into great content. By paying special attention to headlines, visuals, editing and social media, you can boost your blog post’s audience appeal.

Here are 13 tools to take your blog writing from “meh” to marvelous:

Making headlines

Your headline is the most important aspect to generate traffic for your blog, especially on search engines.

An intriguing headline alone can increase the traffic to your article by as much as 500 percent. Fewer than a quarter of visitors will actually read past your title, which means it has to be shareable and enticing enough for people to want to read your post.

1. KingSumo Headlines

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