Writing on keywords and content that’s trending will always help gain traffic, but how can you find these? In this article you will find number of ways to find your keyword and current trending topics.
Its always good to provide fresh and new content to followers, but it adds cherry on cake when your fresh content is also popular and trending all over the internet. Your followers will love it and your blog search traffic will also see a jump as Google love new, fresh and hot topics.
Below you will find some of the best ways to find keywords and trending content that will give you plenty of content ideas.
1. Google Trends (https://www.google.com/trends/)
When it comes to finding current trending topics, Google trends is the best. I have used in number of times, and if you run a news blog, then you should always keep checking what’s trending in your country and around the world.
2. Twitter (https://twitter.com/)
Twitter doesn’t need any introduction, its one of the best micro-blogging platform that’s open to all and on Twitter stories break frequently. All the top leaders, influencers are on Twitter and you can find current trending hashtags to explore topics in your niche.
3. Social Mention (http://www.socialmention.com/)
You can find trending content from number of user generated websites like Facebook, Twitter, Digg, FriendFeed, YouTube and 100’s more sites like these. So, you will never miss anything that’s buzzing over internet space.
4. Reddit (https://www.reddit.com/)
With love hate relationship, reddit is one of the hottest websites on internet where people upvote and downvote stories, news, images, videos and everything else. They have sub-reddits on any topic you can imagine, making this site a huge favorite to many. Some people hate it due to trolling, harsh comments and what not, so be ready to be smashed if you post content here.
5. Buzzfeed (http://www.buzzfeed.com/)
What’s popular over the internet? Buzzfeed has answer to this question, you can find the most amazing list articles here plus the most hilarious ones as well. All of the content is designed such way that people click on it, the headlines and titles of this websites are extra-ordinary. You have to learn the art of making headlines from this website.
That’s it for now, I know there are probably hundreds of such websites that find you keywords and trending content, but these are on my top list. Let me know which ones are your favorite and why?