How to start a Blog and Make Money with a Blog
In this article, I will tell you how to start blogging and make money online with your favorite niche blog. There are two types of bloggers you will find on every blog platform. One is those who do blogging just for fun, time pass, sharing their life stories, spreading knowledge, and making good followers and friends. Second, some people want to earn money online and to spread their products and business around the globe.
There are a few points I am going to share with you that I am pretty sure will help both types of Bloggers. It doesn’t matter whether you are doing it for earning money or for fun and enjoyment. What matters is just start doing it. Only your startup matters a lot. Just start it and start it with passion. If you will do it with passion, I ensure you that it will become your lifestyle according to your Niche. It will change your lifestyle according to your Topic you selected.
1. Blog Topic / Niche:
Choose your favorite and most beloved Niche. Niche is something like you want to love the most and prefer the most. Your niche should be as for which you love to write and can change your blogging into a passion for your niche. You can easily write about your best niche and it will help you continue your blogging for a longer duration. Here are a few of the top trending Niches for 2020. I hope you will like and choose one of your best ones. Top 20 Blog Topics for 2020 to make Money Online.
Research always help us finding new ideas and ways to start something new. Do some research for your best niche online. Search about its term and way of use. An article should be a minimum of 500 to 2000 characters long for best SEO practice.
Create a good keyword enrich blog post to rank higher in Search Engines like Google, Bing, Baidu, Yandex, etc. Use some free tools like Google Keyword Planner for keyword searches and Google Trends to evaluate the Trending brands or niches. You can also use Ubersuggest free tool which helps you generate keyword ideas for your content.
3. Domain and Hosting:
Now it’s the time to set up your blog live. In order to set up your blog live, you will need a domain name. A domain name should match your niche as it will help you rank in Search Engines. A domain name will be the name of your website or blog. You can purchase a domain name from Godaddy, WordPress, Bluehost, NameCheap, Hostgator and many other sites.
You need to purchase hosting for your blog to set it live for internet users. You can purchase hosting from WordPress, Bluehost, NameCheap, Hostgator, GoDaddy, SiteGround, Weebly, A2Hosting, GreenGeeks, and Hostinger, etc. After purchasing your domain there comes a time for WordPress and theme installation and after that some useful plugins installation.
Remember! Install plugins that is necessary for your site maintenance and management. Because too many plugins could slow down your site performance. Install plugins like JetPack, YoastSEO, Mailchimp and those that suit your niche.
Now as you have fulfilled all your blog requirements that are necessary. Now you need to upgrade your content regularly and consistently. Publish your posts consistently with a frequency. Consistency is much necessary to rank your site in search engines like Google and Bing. You have to bring the audience and traffic to your blog. Waiting for traffic is an old method. You can create traffic directly and indirectly.
You need create a strong social interaction with your blog. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Tumbler and Snapchat are some of the most commonly used social platforms for your blog. Along with social media traffic, Backlinks and traffic from Google Search engine is also much necessary for your blog. Backlinks are the links from other websites to your website. Yoast SEO plugin will help you in better SEO and will help your blog rank in Google.
Monetization “monetisation” is the process of converting something into money. After getting much traffic for your blog you can monetize your blog. Google AdSense is a good source to monetize your blog. To monetize your blog or website with Google AdSense, you need to connect your blog with Google Analytics and Google AdSense account. You can monetize your blog with CPC (Cost per Click) or CPM (Cost per Thousands of Impressions) Ads.
The same bloggers also make money by placing ads on their blogs. You can also use it to build your Credibility and share the info-graphics. You can sell Digital Products and sell private ads with your blog. Affiliate links can also be included in your Content. Look for other ways to monetize your blog by spying other successful blogs in your selected niche.
Thus, these were the few tips I wanted to share with those who want to start a blog and want to earn with blogging. Blogging is a good source to earn money online. I will strongly recommend blogging because you will learn a lot from blogging along with earning money and you will also find interesting reads from the fellow bloggers.
However, one thing you should remember that success doesn’t come overnight. You have to wait for it and you have to suffer a little. Blogging is a long term method of making money online and you can earn sufficient amount of money from blogging. Slow and steady always wins the race. Keep struggling and one day you would be called a Rising Star.
Don’t wait for a good time, just start it.
What will be your strategy and Topic to start a Blog?