Make Blogging Profitable
Edited by Maria Sharon Ubando, Lynn
We all are born with skills and talents. While sports can be learned and skills can be enhanced through regular practice, there are some skills which seem to be natural in a person, just like writing.
Writing is a form of academic art which, like many other forms can be bring some cash to you. Unless you are an exceptional writer, you cannot make very much money out of writing. You need to come up with your materials, polish them and find a publisher who's willing to gamble on your portfolio.
However, you need not go find a book publisher just to make some money through writing. The World Wide Web can be a perfect avenue for your writing works to be recognized. If you love to write blogs, get paid doing it.
There are a lot of sites now that offer paid blogs so if you are into it, then go ahead and take advantage of the offer.
Hobbies can be fun and profitable at the same time.
How to Get Started
- 1Understand What Blogging Really Is.Of course we all know what it is, but not the deeper essence of it. Blogging is not just all about writing what you want to write, but what other people would love to read. That is why knowing the trend is a must for bloggers, so you will know what you need to be writing about.Advertisement
- 2Know Your Niche.While a good writer can write about almost anything, one is even more effective when he chooses the niche of his or her expertise. If you are tech-savvy, then write about gadgets and devices. If you think you are a love doctor in the making, then relationship issues could be what you are the most effective in writing. When you write, make sure that you maintain a very inviting tone to drive people towards your blog.Advertisement
- 3Setting Up Your Blog Site.Think of a good site name, just as any business should do. A catchy and easy to remember name is perfect. If you choose SUPERCALIFRAGELISTICEXPIALIDOCIOUS.COM, then don't expect people to remember that. Keep it short, but catchy. Your blog site name should go along with the niche you have chosen.
- 4Choice of Blog Software.After buying your domain name, then you are halfway done with your blog site. Make use of a good and reputable blog software. WordPress and Blogger are two of the favorites for bloggers. Once the site is set up, then it's time to get working and earn some bucks for yourself.
Besides writing good content, there are some other things you need to do to make blogging profitable; not just for an academic sense of fulfillment, but in the financial aspect as well.
How to Start Making Money Out of Blogging
- 2Try Email Marketing.If you have a lot of contacts in your email account, why not make use of them? Send emails to all your contacts and see who among them may be interested in your blog. Ask them the favor of forwarding your blog site's link to other people they know until it starts to become a chain.
Tips and Warnings
- 1Do not be lured into buying ebooks.Scams are everywhere and you might be tempted to buying ebooks that claim they will help you build traffic in 24 hours! Stay away from them, for they are scams.Advertisement
- 2If you think you don't have the energy to do all this, you can just go ahead and look for blog sites who offer visitors to contribute paid write-ups.There are a lot of them out there, but just be careful not to waste your talent with scammers.Advertisement
- If you have problems with any of these steps, ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.