Last Updated on: February 2nd, 2017
Everyone wants to blog and learn how to make money online through blogging.
When I first started blogging, I was a “nobody.”
Now that I’ve been “discovered,” others are seeking out my expert opinion.
(I’ve participated in 43 round-ups already!)
I’m being interviewed.
I’m participating in podcasts.
I’m gaining new clients each month. (Want to be one? See what I can do for you!)
I’m loving it, too. 🙂
You Can be Successful, too
To help you understand some of the things I’ve done in order to become the successful blogger I am, I have a guest blogger that has summed up the strategies I’ve followed quite nicely.
His name is Ben, and he wrote the rest of this post.
Please read it, share it, and comment on it.
We’ll talk in the comments.
For now, here are ten strategies that have helped me become successful, which you can use.
Blogging today is one of the most innovative activities on the worldwide web.
In fact, many people are not only reading blog posts, but becoming bloggers as well.
Most interestingly, one can earn a lucrative income by blogging with the numerous affiliate programs and Google AdSense advertisements that pay bloggers to write.
Blogging is one of the most effective ways of earning money on the internet. As a result, blogging has become a multi-billion dollar industry with many people earning their living from this activity.
According to experts, in order to become a successful blogger, you must follow several effective strategies.
In addition to the ones listed in this post, there are several strategies that make a successful blogger.
10 Effective Strategies to Become a Successful Blogger
Strategy #1: Write Well and Use A Conversational Tone
First, you must write reasonably well, so that readers can understand you. If readers do not understand you, they will not read your blog posts, so make sure your writing is as clear, concise, and coherent as possible.
and know the difference between Academic Writing VS Content Writing
Strategy #2: Find Interesting Topics to Write About
Second, you must work hard to find on a daily basis engaging topics that will interest readers. Select topics that attract people to want to read your blog posts.
If you suffer from writer’s block, learn how to overcome it.
Find your niche, learn it well, and make your blog posts more interesting and informative than others’! But don’t plagiarize!
Strategy #3: Be Disciplined
Third, you must be disciplined about your blogging and work on a regular basis. You should spend your time on writing your blog posts, commenting on other blog posts, and promoting your work.
Do this relentlessly!
Strategy #4: Be Socially Active
Fourth, you must be active on all the social networking sites to promote your blog.
Social media is the current fad that connects literally billions of people into an interweaving web of the transference of information to each other. Why not take advantage of this free advertising? You get to advertise for free by letting your friends know about your blog posts, and they will read them, which will increase your readership and hence your income.
Connect with influencers, too!
Strategy #5: Keep Learning
Fifth, you must be willing to learn new things regularly, so that your writing and knowledge improve. Read as much and as often as possible because, as they say, “knowledge is power.”
There is always something to be learned!
Strategy #6: Communicate Well
Sixth, you need to be a good communicator not only with writing blog posts but also in responding to readers. They appreciate your feedback when you contact them after they post comments on your blog posts.
Try to follow the laws of reciprocity, too!
Strategy #7: Be Creative
Seventh, you must be creative in your blogging, presenting innovative ideas in interesting ways that capture the attention and admiration of readers. The more creative you are, the more people will become attracted to reading your blog posts. If you have a particular talent, such as art, you should include your artwork in your blog posts to attract as many readers as possible.
Be original and daring. Like Lorraine was when she admitted to the world who she used to be.
Read this post if you need to get your creativity back.
Strategy #8: Learn SEO
Eighth, you must know search engine optimization (SEO), which means understanding important keywords to select that people search for in online engines. Use these words in your blog posts so that people find them there, which will increase your readership and, hence, your income.
Strategy #9: Create Backlinks
Ninth, maximize links called backlinks, which direct readers back to your blog posts. You can set up links by using networking sites, article directories, bookmarking sites, and social media websites.
Strategy #10: Write Consistently
Tenth, you must write consistent and important blog posts that attract readers to your site. Advertisers like consistent and reliable blog posts that have good track records.
Read: 20 Ways to Become a Master Writer and improve your writing skills.
Success Can Be Yours!
As you can see, several strategies exist to make you a successful blogger. You must make your blog posts special to attract readers. It is always better to post fantastic and interesting blog posts that will attract as many readers as possible. People must like your blog posts, and return to them again and again.
Employing the above-mentioned strategies will make you a successful and effective blogger.
So will making these much-needed changes to your website!
What do you do that makes you a successful blogger?
Share your secrets in the comments!
I’d love to hear from you!
Ben Russell is into blogging and writes on education-related topics. One of his recent articles is how to write a graduate admission essay.
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