Before to start the blog, you must know all Do’s and Don’t about blogging like your niche must be strong enough, you must have good traffic, your content must be unique etc, so here we’ll discuss all points which you need to know while blogging.
1. Define Your Niche
Research a niche that you have a passion for. Determine the competition before you start, to decide whether this is a good niche or not. A blog without passion will not last long.
2. Understand Your Audience
Know WHO it is your are blogging for, to determine what information you’ll need to give them. Failure to understand your audience will lead to a failed blog.
3. Have Goals
Decide on short term and long term goals to ensure your blog goes the distance.
4. Have a Schedule
Don’t expect blogging to just happen. Plan a schedule first and then stick to it.
5. Produce Quality Content
Content is King! Ensure each and every post you publish contains quality information and provides value to the reader.
6. Be Social
Connect on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google Plus etc. Don’t just set up profiles, but engage on them. Build networks and relationship with others.
7. Build an Email list
Start to build a list as soon as possible. Your list will help turn your blog into a business.
8. Be Professional
To establish yourself as an authority in your niche, you need to conduct yourself professionally. This includes responding to comments, connecting with others and providing material of value.
9. Use a call to action(CTA)
Finish your post with a CTA. This could be to signup to your email, to share your post or leave or comment. Ask your readers to respond and they will!
10. Be patient
A successful blog is not going to happen overnight. It requires time, attention and determination. Invest in your blog for the long term results.