Brainstorming. How do you do it?
For me, I take a piece of paper and write whatever specific or broad themes that come to my mind for a few minutes. I then explore whatever I have written, and add a little detail here and there. When a certain topic/theme catches my attention for more than a short moment I start expanding those details, and eventually rearrange them into a skeletal structure of the topic that I might write about.
I keep a note book, write down what I see, what people do, Notes on the scene, descriptions etc... then poor over the note book and write.
A Notebook! I've thought of that before.
The most wonderful ideas may hit me at times that I'm not writing and sometimes I just can't recall them later on when I write. Writing them down would help me remember.
Seems like a small, pocket-sized notebook would do well.
Sounds like you have a great plan. I actually brainstorm on the computer - Open up Microsoft Word and write every little thing that comes to mind for five minutes. I refuse to let myself stop typing. Eventually all of those nonrelated mini ideas turn into something bigger, and I start to see a story forming...
by Alexis Kenyatta Ellis 7 months ago
How do think of the best article ideas to write about?
by jtyler 7 years ago
I was wondering if some of you guys could help me brainstorm. Could some of you guys just leave a few quotes, links, topic ideas, etc to help me brainstorm? That would be greatly appreciated.
Copyright © 2019 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|