Taking photos is my favourite part of doing a blog post. I've always been into photography and I love that blogging gives me an excuse to constantly snap away. I think my photography has come a long way as well since I first started my blog, though admittedly, I was taking photos on my iPhone and now I take them on my old, trusty DSLR.
The photos and graphics are so important on your blog to bring in readers. If someone is scrolling down their Twitter feed, they are most likely to be attracted to a quality photo and then pause to look and read the words. It's definitely still possible to get traffic to your blog without attractive photos and/or graphics, especially if you're writing vey informative and quality posts, but with people's attention span shrinking, the single best way to grab someone's attention is with a photo. Though, the writing is what will encourage them to read on and stick around.
Here are my top tips for achieving better blog photos: