10 Tips To Starting A Great Blog

Congratulations, you have given birth to a blog! Like any first-time parent, you probably won’t know what you are doing at the very beginning, but your blog is depending upon you — and only you — for life. Take it seriously!

If your Online education is about marathon running, an article on your new iPad isn’t what readers expect. They expect good, solid information about training for their next marathon so stay on point.

If you are doing affiliate marketing you can use the website the merchant gives you. If you want a long term business online blogs are hot right now and certainly worth looking closer.

People love to speak. Nobody wants to become a silent listener or reader. Develop strategies for holding your audience so that your existing visitors become your permanent visitors. For this purpose, you can develop discussion forums along with comments, where people can interact with each other, have debates and share their ideas. You can also generate a controversial topic during discussion by posting your comment as a visitor. Controversy is always loved for it satisfies human curiosity. It is the most used tool by showbusiness men. However, make sure that controversy is not raising issues against your credibility or comment moderation activity.

Whenever you write a post, I highly recommend that you send your content on the majore social media outlets, such as Facebook, Twitter, etc. This gets your post published on the social media sites, as well. From there, encourage your friends or followers to share, like, or comment on these posts. The more Likes, Google+’s, shares, and retweets you get, the more the search engines will recognize your content. Plus, you get back links to your blog, which increases your authority.

The great thing about blogs is that people read them for fun. Customers may be becoming more jaded about advertising, but they will gladly read a blog that has some interesting things to say. Many top companies are using blogs to deliver a better and more personal message about their companies – and the strategy seems to be working.

Become an affiliate. Companies are always seeking individuals to sell their product or service online. As an affiliate you can market these products and services on your blog or website. You will place a banner or link which is provided by the company on your blog or website. Every sale that is generated from your website will earn you a commission (usually 5-20%). You would be surprised by the number of companies that offer an affiliate program. Many fortune 100 and 500 companies have affiliate programs that pay extremely well.

Do not talk about sex openly or tease for you never know who is watching. Keep your personal information to yourself. If you are going to meet with someone on line you really like, do it with a group in a public place. Being a social butterfly is not a bad thing you just have to be careful of what you post and who you are chatting with. Parents please remember to let them know your door is always open and that you promise to listen and not yell!