What is a niche?
A niche is an architectural feature whose purpose is to provide a space for storage or embellishment.
The dictionary defines it as
a shallow recess, especially one in a wall to display a statue or other ornament.
synonyms: recess, alcove, nook, cranny, slot, slit, hollow, bay, cavity, cubbyhole, pigeonhole, opening, aperture; mihrab
and is used like so –
“in a niche in the wall is a statue of St John”
According to Blogging Gurus, a niche is the category in which you blog
- Creative writing
I love assorted chocolates
Hey ! You forgot mish mash! I simply love assorted chocolates . And most people love a mix too.
I have a lot of interests and I don’t just want to concentrate on that . In fact most of the bloggers I follow have varied interests and varied topics they write about.
These are a few of my favourite blogs
(Sung to the tune of the similar song from the musical -Sound of Music)
While all these bloggers have their favourite topics, they offer their readers a mixed bag.
On the other hand there are blogs in a specific niche such as
I don’t want to offend the other bloggers I visit regularly, but if I do mention all of them, it would fill up a whole page! So please excuse me for not acknowledging you here.
Niche blogging helps and I have two other blogs which concentrate on food ( http://www.foodities.in) and parenting. But for the sake of readers who couldn’t be bothered visiting different blogs, I have this “Lifestyle “blog .
” Have you put the right statue in the right niche? ”