Sometimes, you need a quick and easy way to come up with a post for your blog. While writing listicles fits that bill, there are times when you want to do something more. Or, at least, something different.
Enter the roundup post.
Roundup posts are a way of curating news and information. You collect a bunch of blog posts — whether your own or someone else’s — summarize them, then link back to the originals
They’re similar to listicles, but roundup posts go a bit further than listicles. While they take a bit more work to produce than listicles, I think they’re the more effective type of blog post.
Let’s take a look at how to write effective roundup posts.