Do you normally write about what interests you, or what interests others?

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  1. An Aberrant Taste profile image72
    An Aberrant Tasteposted 7 years ago

    Do you normally write about what interests you, or what interests others?

    I know I write about things that are interesting to me, also because it's something I can get into. How do you chose what to write about? Because it's popular, or because you like it?

  2. ohsoamberx profile image60
    ohsoamberxposted 7 years ago

    I write about what interests me. I find that when I write this way, I am more passionate about my writing and it turns out so much better.

  3. jg555 profile image59
    jg555posted 7 years ago

    I think it's good to do both. Write about what you like to make you happy and then write about what other's like to get views. I'm sure what interests you will interest some other people too though.

  4. Freegoldman profile image37
    Freegoldmanposted 7 years ago

    Great question asked...i only write which is my mode of interest.

  5. HennieN profile image61
    HennieNposted 7 years ago

    I also write about my passions and interests. It is much easier to write.

    Chances are very good that there are lots of other people who shares this passion and will read my hubs.

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    Marie-AnneLeClercposted 7 years ago

    I confess that yes I write what 'interests' me... Tho keeping in mind that I am relating to others that are 'like minded.'

  7. seicheprey profile image60
    seichepreyposted 7 years ago

    I write what interests me, and I'm fortunately scatter brained which allows for a lot of leeway.smile  For example, I'm currently working on a mystery, a non-fiction special-ops piece, a non-fiction set battle piece, a book review, and latin quotations.smile

  8. wychic profile image87
    wychicposted 7 years ago

    I focus on where my interests and what others demand intersect. It's important that my work be well-received because I do have to make money at this, my family doesn't eat if I don't, but if it's not something I'm genuinely interested in then I can't do a good enough job for it to be well-received.

  9. profile image0
    jasper420posted 7 years ago

    I try to to do a little bit of both i like to write about what intrests me because i feel like i do a better job that way but i aslo like the challange of writting and researching what i think will intrest others

  10. Kimberly Turner profile image76
    Kimberly Turnerposted 7 years ago

    I write about what I like, my passions and other interests, but I make it relatable so others will be interested as well!

  11. JamesMcAlhanyJr profile image56
    JamesMcAlhanyJrposted 7 years ago

    I have written for all those reasons. I write for my wife for her Birthday and for Christmas. I write with my interests in mind, such as from a certain perspective like Historical or Afterlife. I use this alot to set the mood based on who or what I am writing a specific piece for.

  12. IntimatEvolution profile image81
    IntimatEvolutionposted 7 years ago

    I write about things that interest me.  However, I think it is wiser to write about stuff that people are searching the web for.  There are a couple different ways a hubber can find this information.  Two ways I know of are Google Trends and Google Adwords.

  13. The Odd Spartan profile image79
    The Odd Spartanposted 7 years ago

    I write about things I love. That's the easiest way to avoid writers block. You have to love everything you do, even if you have to force it lol.

  14. laidbacklady profile image76
    laidbackladyposted 7 years ago

    I have been writing about things I am familiar with personally, though all the while I am researching what readers out there are looking for as far as interests and information.  But since I am not on here to get rich, writing for enjoyment I guess would be writing about my interests and hoping others will be interested, too.

 
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