He Said, She Said, They Said … Tips to Make Your Nonprofit Blog Stand Out

So, you’ve decided that yes, you have something to say that’s worth sharing on your blog. How do you encourage other folks to actually read it?

  • Tips to Make Your Nonprofit Blog Stand OutSelect a two-column layout using a white background and black text. Other options might seem appealing, but they are more difficult to read.
  • Enlarge your headlines to 16-18 point, with body text at a minimum of 12 point.
  • Any blog longer than six paragraphs better be really well written and use images.
  • Use bold and double-spacing for easy scanning of content.
  • Consistently use keywords in your blog posts that catch the attention of readers and of search engines.
  • Give your images blog headline names to maximize SEO.
  • Diversify: Use your blog to not only talk about your mission and program, but also to summarize and relate to breaking news stories, create a call-to-action for your readers, share powerful stats, etc.
  • Use graphics, infographics and bulleted lists to grab attention.

Based on information developed by www.nptechforgood.com