Have you ever visited a blog and thought, “Wow, those are some beautiful pictures they’ve posted!” I know I have. Many of these blogs are my favorite because these pictures capture my attention right away. Not only do they complement the storyline of what I’m reading, but they also beautify the blog post and the website.
However, have you ever wondered how and where they get these pictures? Why are visuals so important?
Brilliant bloggers know that, right off the bat, most readers are lazy. They will bounce off any page with entire walls of text. Bloggers know that the average reader wants to be entertained even as they learn new things. Readers want their content well-curated but quick and easy to digest.
So how do you entice your readers? How do you keep their eyeballs on your blog? How do you engage them and persuade them to take the action that you want?