What is a blog?
A blog is a type of website that focuses on written content. But in order of reverse chronological manner, that means which blog most recent post, appear first at top of the web page. The blog is usually the work of an individual or small group that always cover the single topic or subject.
How you start a blog
Well, it is very easy to become a blogger only follows the simple 7 steps. These are the followings:
1. Who can start the blog
Everyone can start writing a blog, only you have the talent to write the contents and your content should well organized or interested. But don’t be worried about how are your blog and people read it or not. Only keep in mind that your blog is not vulgar or irrelevant. Also, try to generate the interest of the audience in your blog. Because if you have no story there is no interest then no one like it, so try to fulfill the need of your target audience. Moreover, you also know for which niche you are writing a blog i.e youngster or senior and find the target audience.
2. How you find the blog name
Well, it is quite easy to find a topic of your choice for your niche.
Can i find a topic from myself?
yes, of course, there are multiple options from where you select your great matter such as listed bellows:-
Talent :-every person has the talent to do something different and unique. you can select the topic from own-self such as if you have the talent of dancing than you can create a blog on dance. E.g. you can write how you start dancing, types of dance, future in dance and how to give the stage performances etc.
Life experience :-we always see the different things happening all around us. we also observe them so it is very easy to pick up the topic which is base on our daily life activity. you also share your own life experience with others about your success or how you get success or related to jobs etc.
Hobbies and passion:- you can select a topic which may be related to your daily basis activities or you are most attract toward them. In which activity you are more interested or enjoy most among the other. Here if i take the example that driving is my passion and love to like riding of different vehicles such as a car, bike, and jeep so on. I can write how to ride bikes, cars, and jeep also, how i enjoyed the most etc so simply you can start writing a blog on riding.
Market :- Before writing a blog you should know the target audience or market interest. for which class of people you are writing a blog i.e adults or senior and also try to fulfill the requirement of the target audience and they should like it. A market is a place where you can achieve popularity because of your blog. If your blog is superior to viewers also share it on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or other social media sites.
Personal blog:- you can write a personal blog on motivation or inspirational topic. You can give advice to a particular community or posts your own thoughts on a daily basis.
Blogging for beginners
3. what should be present in your blog or not
- Your blog should satisfy the target audience
- Try to use impressive and effective language
- Your blog should be relevant and eye-catching
- Blog not be irrelevant and vulgar
- Don’t use so much slang
- The blog should make sense and knowledgeable
- Your blog should be interesting or updated because followers love to read updated messages
4. how to get domain name
The domain name should be illuminating and not more than 2 or 3 words. The domain name should not contain any space between the words because it is not easy to remember such types of the domain name. For a user for example “dmbeginner.com” is my domain name if it contains space then it looks to appear as “dm beginner.com”. Avoid spacing because its view is different and not appears effective and spacing is not allowed in the domain names. After select, the domain name now turn to domain extension and there are many extension possible such as .com, .in, .org etc. but most preferred tld is .com.
Now check the availability of domain name
There is a lot of web hosting service provider such as GoDaddy, Hostinger, Bluehost etc.and you can select one of them. For taking a domain name and check the availability of your desired domain name if available than registered. Otherwise add some letter such as a the, my in front of domain name and again check accessibility. If available then go for the registration process. Select plan according to your use which is suitable for you and i recommend you to select a one year plan because it’s cost remains cheap for you.
5. how to publish a blog post
After getting a domain name now ready to publish your blog but this step is a little bit technically sound. So, first of all, you have to download the wordpress from the cpanel and it is also free. WordPress have hundreds of free theme to customize your website. However you can customize according to your choice, the main advantage of wordpress is that it provides the complete format. you can manage its appearance and add the plugin in it etc. to produce your first blog post. Click on add post and manage the blog post then click on publish or your first blog post is posted on website and people can read it.
6. how to promote blog posts
To gain popularity you have to market your blog post. Many methods are available such as email marketing, facebook, twitter, Instagram marketing. Also, post your blogs on another social media sites but it also very convenient method. If you write an impressive blog, whenever masses see it they should like or share with their friend how you automatically gain the spotlight.
7. Monetise the Blog
Now the question arises how you get money from the blog? there are several ways to earn money such as selling your products, services or getting paid to write reviews of products on your blog. But the most effective ways to make money is that you can sell advertising space. when your blog becomes popular advertisers will be surrounding you for the opportunity to advertise. The best way to take the advantages of this situation is to use google Adsense , yet they find the advertise for you . Only you have to place the google Adsense code on your blog to start running ads. Google Adsense take all the hard work out of the process and just cuts you a check.