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In a previous article, I wrote about the Top 10 Most Popular Types Of Blogs. Those are the blogs that have the highest chances to become very successful. In this post, I will give you a list of random, less popular types of blogs you might have not thought about but could be the kind of blog you would like to create and would love to work on.

So, at no particular order, here are 30 random blog type ideas for you. You could choose to blog about any of those, or use them to get inspired to start brainstorming your own ideas until you find the one that suits you the most and seems fun to you to blog about.

  1. Photography tips (photography style, photo editing tutorials, camera reviews, software reviews)
  2. Interior design (decoration, furniture, home improvement, DIY)
  3. Men's fashion (clothing, shoes, watches, hair)
  4. Activism (environment, animal rights, and more)
  5. Renewable energy sources (solar energy, wind energy, geothermal energy)
  6. Politics (breaking news, news commenting)
  7. TV and movie spoilers and episode reviews (ex. horror film reviews blog)
  8. Celebrity gossip news (movie premiere gossip, paparazzi photos, dating gossip, rumors)
  9. Teen advice (school, friends, relationships, style, trends)
  10. Dating tips (advice, tips, ideas)
  11. Student life (first apartment, moving, making new friends, managing study schedules, and more)
  12. Wedding/Party planning
  13. Marriage advice (communication skills, home economics, nights-out ideas, parenting plans,...)
  14. Self-improvement (positive thinking, stress relief methods/exercises, how to stop smoking, memory improvement, and more)
  15. Gardening (tutorials, tips, vegetable garden planning, etc)
  16. Knitting (tutorials, patterns)
  17. How to be a good ... [dog owner/trainer, secretary, sales person, and other]
  18. Marketing tips
  19. Car reviews
  20. Restaurant reviews
  21. Cycling (bicycle brands, gear, accessories, bicycle routes)
  22. Humor/Comedy/Funny
  23. Coin collecting
  24. Butterfly species (photos, information)
  25. Retro stuff (photos, products, machines, music, or other)
  26. Archeology (ancient tombs, old temples, ancient civilizations, etc)
  27. Science (examples: earth extreme weather phenomena, earthquakes through history, volcanoes)
  28. Genealogy (how to do your genealogical tree, DNA test results analysis, DNA science news)
  29. Bonsai trees (information, how to care, photos)
  30. Kite making

These, and many other types, could prove to be a good type of blog to create, that is interesting and informative, the kind of blog that the Internet waits for you to create and share with the world!

I think this list will give you some ideas to consider. Before you pick your blog type (topic) make sure you read my article on How to Find Your Niche In Just 4 Easy Steps to help you decide quickly which one of your ideas would be the best to choose! Then, you might also want to read my quick and easy naming your blog guide.

In the end, if your heart is into it, why not give it a chance? What if it is what the Internet was missing and your blog turns out to be very popular?! You never know. I say pick your favorite type and go start a blog 🙂

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You would be amazed at how many different types of blogs you can find on the internet. (Everything you could imagine has already had something written about it.) A few of them though belong to the most popular, most searched, most visited, most subscribed, most attractive, most fun and interesting, most likely to keep the readers’ attention for longer and most likely to make them want to visit again in the future.

Let’s see which are the 10 most popular types of blogs people love to read.

1. Beauty, Fashion, and Lifestyle blogs.

They provide all kinds of inspiration for beauty and style addicts. Beauty tips, makeup products / cosmetics / skincare reviews, makeup tutorials, hair styling ideas, clothing, shoes and accessories shopping and styling, outfit-of-the-day photos, and details on brands worn on those. Beauty bloggers, sometimes, get sponsored/provided items for free to present clothing and do product reviews.

2. Tech blogs.

Latest technology news, tips, reviews, product presentations, product testing and comparisons, gaming, technology-related media announcements, events, software, programming, and much more for the tech geeks and gamers.

3. Food blogs.

Recipes, cooking tips and instructions, how-tos, special diets (vegetarian, vegan, gluten free), family food planning and shopping, desserts, party food, cooking videos, food photography, cookware and kitchen appliances reviews, and demonstrations. Very popular type of blogs, as everybody with access to the internet has, at some point, searched for a recipe online.

4. Travel blogs.

Travelers sharing their travel experiences, trip photos and videos, trip itineraries, travel advice, cheap or luxury destinations, stories and adventures from traveling around the world. Also, accommodation, transportation, and restaurant costs as well as reviews, tips, and suggestions.

5. Personal Finance blogs.

Advice on making money, saving money, frugal living, budgeting, learning good money habits, earning more, student loans, paying debts, credit card debt elimination, investing, saving for retirement, and success stories to inspire you.

6. Product Reviews blogs.

Blogs fully dedicated to reviewing products to help people decide if they will buy or not. They can be of a specific category, for example, fitness products or they can have various categories of products. They may offer deals or discounts or just links to where to buy the products. Product review bloggers usually get sponsored by brands to review a certain product or receive free products to try in exchange for a review on their blog.

7. Music blogs.

New music, album reviews, artist interviews, concerts, festivals, events, films, books, and much more for music fans.

8. Parenting blogs.

Family life blogs with articles on family planning, pregnancy advice, parenting tips, family stories, family meal recipes, product reviews (from diapers to family vans), children's art and crafts ideas, birthday party decoration, fun and food ideas. These are another type of usually sponsored bloggers.

9. DIY blogs.

Do It Yourself projects and inspiring ideas on home decoration, home repairs and restorations, handmade gift ideas and jewelry, knitting and sewing patterns and tutorials, reusing old furniture, old car restoration projects, and whatever else you can imagine.

10. Fitness blogs.

For the fitness enthusiast. Exercises and workouts, fitness tips, weight loss methods and advice, muscle building, body toning, sports, healthy nutrition, and recipes. With the potential of sponsored content (just like all the above blogs).

This list presents the Internet’s top favorite types of blogs and the most likely to be successful. That doesn't mean that other types of blogs can't be interesting, successful, and worthy of attention. There are great random blogs out there waiting to be discovered (or already doing great).

Are you inspired yet to start your own?!

What are you thinking of blogging about? Let me know in the comments below!

Top 10 Most Popular Types of Blogs