TIPS ON HOW TO BECOMING A GOOD BLOGGER
Blogging is fun and also a nice job to start up but can be so boring and not promising if no one is visiting the blog. Making your blog get to the top of search engines for your key phrases should be your target to make traffic happen. You need to understand that to blog and make you blog rank on search engines really take time but with consistent effort is very realistic. Many people refer to blogging as a blend of Science and Art which Is true but in real sense blogging is more than science and art but rather a diversified field or context. Simply there is no right way to approach blogging if you want to be a successful blogger.
The fist Step is to start a blog.
If you don't own a blog yet and you have the dream to become a blogger you need to find the right platform for you. You can choose any blogging platform like WordPress, Tumblr, Blogger e..t. c There are other platforms you can use. Some blog platforms are free while you need to pay for some.
Pick a niche you are passionate about. Think of what you can do best, is it sports, entertainment,fashion, style and build your blog around that. Even if you don't have a passion, writing about your daily life can make for a good read, depending how you word it. If you are writing a blog post about your daily activities do so in a interesting manner, you may write about the motivational. Aspect of your day, the comic aspect and other activities you engaged in that your readers will find captivating. Always ensure you add pictures to your blog post as they engage readers and enhance their reading experience.
Read a lot: "Readers are leaders" To be a good blogger you need to read other blog post for you to gain experience and learn from them
Make your blog Appealing and easy to find
Design your blog in an attractive way that will be pleasing to your audience and readers. Ensure your blog is simple, stylish and professional as "Simplicity is believed to be the essence of design"
To make your blog easy to find you need to Learn about search engine optimization (SEO) : SEO is any activity that helps improve your search engine ranking. The basic of SEO is knowing keywords to focus on. These are what people are searching for in the search engines. Choose keywords that people search for very often, they tend to be competitive but your uniqueness makes you stand out.
Focus your efforts on these keywords for now: It's advisable to Always focus your posts on one term, and include the others keywords only if they make sense. As you focus on these keywords that are related the search engines will starts ranking you more highly because your blog is more focused and relevant to what you're aiming at.
Also you need to try your best to get links that points to your homepage and your posts. Most SEO Ranking decision are based on the number of backlinks coming into your blog or website. An ideal way to get backlinks can be by writing articles to submit to directories, publishing your blog post on other blogs that generate high traffic and using social bookmarking sites
Improve and maintain your blog by:
Giving away your knowledge:Don’t be afraid to write about what you know. Don't believe that some informations are "secret sauce". Writing about what you think are secret sauce gives you an edge over other bloggers that feel they should hold back secret sauce.
Being consistent and posting relevant blog posts postings over time is one of the most important things that most bloggers tend to forget. It’s much easier to lose your traffic than it is to build it up, so make sure you blog consistently.
Posting unique blog post: Always ensure your post are 100% original and cannot be found on other blogs. Use unique formats, organise your post in a reader friendly manner that will make it easy for readers to understand.
Make sure your blog post contents are always amazing.Interesting blog post attracts more readers.
Keep your blog post short:
Write short blog post that can be communicated to the reader within 2minutes but have it in mind that your post must be a minimum of 300 words to make it get indexed by search engines.
Always Stay on topic. If your blogging is about environmental issues then always ensure your post are environmental related, don't change the concept or idea of your blog post because they change the thinking of the reader or visitor about your blog
To add to the list always be true to your voice
Promote your blog.
When your blog starts people don't know about the blog, promote the blog via social platforms,add tags that will make your post show on search engines. Only promote your blogs when you have over 10 posts to give people good impression about your blog.
you start only you will know about the blog. Only start promoting your blog after you get about 10 posts or so. If you promote it before people will think your blog isn't good enough.
Interacting with your readers
Understand your audience better than they understand themselves,Get ideas from your readers by generating blog posts that answer the most interesting questions from people you engage with on social media and solve their pressing need.
Also you need to be a responsive blogger: Always respond to you readers or audience comment.
On a final note it's also advisable to have an email list of your readers to give you an opportunity to teach them better
at 02/08/2017, 06:21am
Updated: at 02/08/2017, 13:18pm
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