I know you may be thinking there’s no way these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas would fit your niche. However, one secret I’ve learned is to try to incorporate seasonal topics into your blog as much as you can.
Though these blog posts wouldn’t necessarily be the focus of your entire site, they can help you avoid a major traffic dip during your slower periods.
So take a look below at the numerous Valentine’s Day blog post ideas and add some to your Seasonal Content Calendar.
Disclaimer: Please note this post may contain affiliate links. This means I may receive a commission if clicked at no extra cost to you. Though the opinions remain my own
Valentine’s Day Blog Post Ideas Per Niche
The blog post ideas below vary from how-to posts, round-ups, list posts, gift guides and more. These types of blog posts are great for driving affiliate sales and showcasing you as an expert in your field.
However, don’t feel as if you have to add each one of these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas to your site this year. Nope.
Instead, do keyword research for each and then pick the ones that’ll appeal to your audience the most and save the rest for next year.
Alright, now onto the list of Valentine’s Day blog post ideas per niche and be sure to add these to your Seasonal Content Calendar.
Home & Décor
If you’re in the home décor space, seasonal trends will be easy for you to write about as there are décor options for just about every holiday.
Here are some specific Valentine’s Day blog post ideas for the home & décor niche:
1.) How to decorate your living room / kitchen / bedroom / bathroom / entry
2.) How to decorate your home with dollar store items
3.) Round-up of indoor / outdoor Valentine’s Day décor ideas
4.) List of romantic scented candles
5.) Best stores to shop for Valentine’s Day décor
6.) Best red / pink floral arrangements ideas
7.) Top Valentine’s Day décor trends for current year
Mom & Family
Moms can have it easy when it comes to writing seasonal content too as we’re the ones that mostly take care of the home (aka décor), kids (aka seasonal activities) and more.
Here are some blog post ideas you can write about for this Valentine’s Day:
8.) Gift guide for husband / wife / pregnant wife
9.) Gift guides for kids
10.) Romantic / thoughtful gifts for wife / husband
11.) Best romantic movies / shows to watch
12.) Round-up of free / paid Valentine’s Day printables
13.) Round-up of best Valentine’s Day cards
14.) Date night ideas for parents
15.) School Valentine’s Day party ideas
16.) Valentine’s Day treats for the classroom
17.) Valentine’s Day activities / crafts for preschoolers / kindergarten / toddlers / kids
18.) List of favorite romantic / love quotes
19.) How to celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family
Health & Fitness
Now I can totally see why you may think that this holiday wouldn’t be a fit for your niche. However, all it takes is a little creativity to make it work.
So take a look at these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas for the health & fitness niche to get some creative ideas:
20.) Gift guide if your girlfriend / boyfriend / spouse is a nurse / doctor
21.) Gift guide if your girlfriend / boyfriend / spouse is a fitness instructor / nutritionist / gym junkie
22.) Couples workout ideas / 30-day challenge / meal eating plan
23.) Healthy alternatives for Valentine’s Day desserts
24.) How to eat healthy on Valentine’s Day
25.) Romantic, healthy meal / appetizers ideas for Valentine’s Day
26.) Best local places to eat healthy on date nights
27.) Best keto / vegan dinner ideas for Valentine’s Day
Self-Care & Growth
This niche seems to struggle a bit on finding seasonal content ideas (based on feedback from my Facebook group members). But don’t worry, I got you!
So here are some Valentine’s Day blog post ideas for you if you’re in the personal development, self-care and growth niche:
28.) List of bad habits to avoid in February
29.) List of gratitude journal prompts for everyday in February
30.) Tips on having a stress-free Valentine’s Day
31.) Quick and easy self-care tips for Valentine’s Day
32.) Self-care activities / ideas you can do as a couple
33.) Best Valentine’s Day quote to inspire love
34.) What to do on Valentine’s Day if you’re single
I’d say finance bloggers also have it a bit easy when it comes to adding seasonal content to their blogs LOL. For the most part, all you need to do is add the word “cheap” or “free” to any blog post ideas haha.
Here are some topics you could write about for Valentine’s Day as a finance blogger:
35.) Gift guides for Valentine’s Day under $20 / $10
36.) How to save money on your Valentine’s Day meal / gift / date night
37.) How to celebrate Valentine’s Day for free / cheap
38.) How to have a no-spend Valentine’s Day
39.) How to get cash-back on your Valentine’s Day expenses
40.) Date night ideas to do on a budget
41.) Valentine’s Day gifts for every budget
42.) Dollar store Valentine’s Day gift ideas
43.) Alternatives to expensive gift ideas / romantic dinners
44.) Round-up of free Valentine’s Day cards
I bet fashion bloggers have so much fun putting together Valentine’s Day post ideas, not just on the blog but on social media too. I’m not a fashionista myself though I wish I was haha.
Here are a few blog post ideas that you can write about so we can look cute on Valentine’s Day LOL:
45.) Gift guide for fashionista girlfriend / wife
46.) Casual and cute date night outfits
47.) Outfits to wear on Valentine’s Day for date night
48.) What to wear on a first date / anniversary
49.) Fun holiday jewelry / accessories / underwear
50.) Valentine’s Day fashion trends for the current year
51.) Valentine’s Day outfit ideas that aren’t ____ [fill-in-the-blank]
52.) How to match your outfit with your red / pink lip color
53.) Best red dresses / skirts / outfits / heels / accessories
Now these ideas below are not only great for your blog post, but can be turned into a great video tutorial too. It’s always a smart idea to repurpose your content so keep that in mind.
Here are some Valentine’s Day blog post ideas you can add to all your platforms:
54.) Valentine’s Day makeup tutorials
55.) Favorite / new lipsticks / lip glosses for pink / red shades
56.) Round-up of best Valentine’s Day nail designs
57.) Round-up of best Valentine’s Day eye makeup for date night
58.) Gift guides if you’re dating a makeup artist / hair stylist
59.) How to style your hair on Valentine’s Day
If I were planning a couples getaway, Valentine’s Day would seem a good time to do this LOL. But it’s also a great way for you to get couples related content onto your site.
Take a look at some of these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas below to see how to do this:
60.) Romantic gift ideas for couples who love to travel
61.) Best places to visit on Valentine’s Day in xxx [ your local hometown ]
62.) Best places for couples to travel to together
63.) Best / romantic restaurants to eat at on Valentine’s Day
64.) List of upcoming Valentine’s Day events in xxx
65.) Kid-friendly local activities to attend on Valentine’s Day
66.) Valentine’s Day travel bucket list
67.) Round-up of best romantic countries to visit
68.) Round-up of romantic foods to try around the world
69.) How to plan a surprise trip for your spouse / significant other
Valentine’s Day is another special occasion where food bloggers get to show-off their skills and help us turn regular meals into romantic ones haha.
Here are some delicious blog post ideas you can write about for Valentine’s Day:
70.) How to recipes for romantic meals / baked goods
71.) How to eat healthy on Valentine’s Day
72.) How to make a romantic dinner when you’re not a cook
73.) How to decorate chocolate dipped strawberries
74.) Gifts ideas for your spouse / significant other who loves to cook
75.) Round-up of other Valentine’s Day recipes / baked goods / appetizers
76.) Round-up of Valentine’s Day cookie / cake / brownie designs
77.) Diet-friendly dessert options
78.) Valentine’s Day cocktail recipes
79.) Favorite restaurants for a romantic dinner
80.) Wine pairing ideas for various meals
81.) Best Valentine’s Day recipes for her / him / wife / husband
I bet you thought there isn’t a way for you to add Valentine’s Day blog post ideas to your site if you’re in the business field, right? Well luckily, you can!
Here are some Valentine’s Day blog post ideas you can write about that actually make sense:
82.) Gift guide for wife if she’s a blogger / social media manager / entrepreneur
83.) How to incorporate Valentine’s Day into your website
84.) How to use Pinterest / Instagram / YouTube to drive Valentine’s Day traffic
85.) How to check for Valentine’s Day affiliate marketing deals
86.) List of Valentine’s Day printables to create
87.) List of Valentine’s Day hashtags for social media
88.) Share your own list of Valentine’s Day blog post ideas
89.) Where to find stock photos for your Valentine’s Day social media / blog posts
DIY & Craft
Can you believe how you can literally DIY almost everything nowadays? Props to you if you’re in this niche because people like me turn to people like you for ideas all the time LOL.
Here are some Valentine’s Day DIY and craft projects you can inspire others to do:
90.) Valentine’s Day crafts for kids / preschoolers / adults
91.) DIY Valentine’s Day cards / mugs
92.) How to make your own DIY Valentine’s Day décor / card
93.) Handmade gift ideas for wife / husband / spouse / boyfriend
94.) Where to find the best fabrics / ribbons / supplies for Valentine’s Day [project here]
95.) Heart-shaped projects for gifts / home décor
Lifestyle & Other
Lastly, if you want even more ideas or want to see if you can find a way to fit these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas onto your site, take a look at some more below:
96.) Gift ideas that say “I love you”
97.) Gift alternatives to flowers / chocolate
98.) How to say “I love you” in different languages
99.) Last minute Valentine’s Day gift ideas for him / her / husband / wife
100.) Last minute Valentine’s Day cards
101.) Worst Valentine’s Day gift ideas (what to avoid buying)
102.) How to plan a proposal for Valentine’s Day
Looking for more seasonal content ideas?
When should I publish my Valentine’s Day blog post?
As a rule of thumb, it’s estimated that it can take up to 2-3 months (more or less) for your blog posts to be seen on the search results. This is of course assuming you have implemented the proper on-page SEO strategies.
So if you want to have a chance at landing on page one by the time people are searching for your Valentine’s Day topic, you’ll want to aim to get your Valentine’s Day blog post published sometime in December.
Related Post: SEO Tips for Beginners to Thrive at Blogging
What do I post on Valentine’s Day?
Now, if you’re looking to post something on social media for Valentine’s Day, you’ll want to wait until the day of. No SEO is involved here LOL, but the algorithm does take effect.
You can post things related to what you wrote about in your blog post or even something personal to connect with your audience.
I personally use the caption prompts in the PixiStock library to help me with all of my Instagram posts, including seasonal ones like Valentine’s Day.
She Bold Stock also provides monthly post ideas in her membership which I like to reference as well.
Time to Write Your Valentine’s Day Post
So although you may have thought there’s no way you could write about Valentine’s Day on your site, hopefully you now have lots of ideas LOL.
And by adding these Valentine’s Day blog post ideas to your site, you’ll hopefully avoid a major traffic dip in February plus gain some affiliate commissions too.
To make sure you stay ahead of the game each holiday and season, be sure to grab your Seasonal Content Calendar here.
Now tell me, which blog post idea are you going to add this year? Do you have others I should add? Please leave a comment below as I would love to hear from you!
And remember, there is always something to be happy for… Cheers to blogging! What are you cheering to today?Lucy