Are you planning to start your own blog and make some money from it?
Are you in the very beginning stage of blogging and searching for some tips?
Remember, there are millions of blogs published in the internet everyday.
If you wanted to make your presence in online world you should definitely not go blindly and just write and publish.
You need to follow some tips to become successful in your career of blogging.
So based on my experience and research I am giving you 6 tips which can be a lot of help to you.
So let’s not waste any time and go ahead with those tips.
Do with Passion and have lots of Patience
I understand that one of the reason on why you started blogging is to make money.
But at the same time you need to be very passionate to make money through your blog.
Blogging is something which will not make you rich overnight. It takes a lot of time.Blogging is something which will not make you rich overnight. Click To Tweet
So choose a niche which you really like to write about. Only then you will be passionate to write about it.
At the same time have lots of patience. It may take Months or sometimes Years to see money coming from your blog.
All the successful bloggers you see today took lots of time to reach here.
So whatever you do, do with passion and have lots of patience.
You will for sure see the success one day.
2. Make a Proper Strategy
There are lots of things which you need to do as a blogger:
- Writing Content
- Social Media
- Email Marketing
- Monetizing etc
So being a new blogger it can be very difficult for you to manage all these things without a proper strategy.
So have a proper plan on when to post your blog, how many times to post in a week, which social media platforms to use, when to send an email etc.
So having a well defined strategy will help you in saving more time and focus completely on your blog’s growth.
3. Engage in Social Media
Social media is one of the best ways to get traffic to your blogging site.Social media is one of the best ways to get traffic to your blogging site. Click To Tweet
But it does not mean that you have to just keep posting your blogs in those social channels like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and keep doing nothing else.
In order to get effective results from social channels, you have to keep engaging.
Like, share and comment on other posts.
Ask experts opinions on the blog which you published recently.
Keep following relevant people, this in turn will also increase your followers.
4. Focus on Unique Content
Content is everything. Content is the one which will help you reach your targeted customers and gain you money.
So make sure your content is unique.
Do not copy content from other blogging sites. Use them as reference and write a unique content in your own words.
Use relevant images and screenshots while writing your blog.
This will help your readers in understanding clearly on what you’re trying to convey and also increases the interest to read further.
5. Reply to Comments
Make sure you are replying to each and every comment of your blog.
Replying to comments will make readers happy, will come back again and comment on your future articles.
This is how you get the recurring traffic.
6. Write On Other Blogging Sites
Writing a blog in your own site is good. But writing a blog for others website is awesome. This is what people call as guest post.
Guest posts is a kind of win-win situation.Guest posts is a kind of win-win situation. Click To Tweet
It will help the websites for which your are writing with a unique content, which can help them increase their website traffic.
At the same time it will help you in increasing your website traffic and also is very helpful from SEO perspective as you might be getting a backlink to your own website.
The decision of starting your own blog is appreciable. But as a beginner you might need some help. So follow the steps discussed here and I am sure they will be very helpful to you.
Please let me know your opinions in the comments section below.
Happy blogging 🙂