Include data in blog posts. It makes the post more interesting and informative to read. It makes people stay longer on your pages and even share your content.
E-commerce bloggers can gradually choose to write curated content from other websites/blogs. That always helps because a buyer will generally not spend much time surfing. He/she will appreciate it if you provide most of what they are looking for.
Tutorials: For Business Blogs, have tutorials that teach your customers how to use the product/service, what are the features of the product/service and keep your customer views open for them to read.