A blog is the centre point of business for a businessman. Otherwise, one’s own presence can be shown on the internet by maintaining a blog. Here, we provide you with five easy tips on how to start a blog.
Pick up any topic:
First of all, self retrospection should be done. The topic of interest should be chosen and expertise in it should be self evaluated. Having good knowledge in that particular topic is very essential. Choose a topic in which a large number of people are bound to be interested. There is a keyword tool of Google and by entering the name of the keyword, number of searches for that particular topic can be obtained. If the search for that topic is over 15, 000 per month, then it is a good one to start with.
Choose the platform:
There are two types of blogs- paid and free. People from all over the world are always interested to grasp new knowledge in every field. So, starting a blog and sharing new ideologies and views is a very constructive and good idea. For paid blogs, monthly payment is to be done to the host of the blog. But, there is no need to worry. Generally, they are not much expensive. Average paid blogs cost almost ten dollars per month. The advantage of paid blogs are that all the content intended to share can be put up like videos, podcasts, articles and various kinds of contents. There is always a set of serious readers who want to increase their knowledge in the paid blogs.
Frequency of posting:
If writings are put up in the blog about two or three times in a week, then Google will put up the blog in the list where it can be easily searched and located. More number of visitors will visit the blog if they find it very interesting. To grab the interest of people, it is advisable that articles, podcasts, posts, audio and video clippings should be uploaded frequently. Then, there will be a loyal fan following to the blog.
Keep progress of current affairs:
Updating your knowledge of latest technology is very essential. The most current and advanced news should be posted on the blog. Latest trends in the market and various businesses will attract more visitors to the blog.
Answer all queries:
There are many blogs in which many questions and queries remain unanswered. That will lead to the visitors losing interest in the blog. This will reduce the number of visitors too. If all the questions are answered, then the visitors feel energized and happy. They will provide useful feedback that is ultimately helpful for the growth of the blog. They will have a good opinion that they are being valued. They will have a conclusion that the editor is updated on that particular topic.
For the start and expansion of any business, blog play a very important role. Followers of the blog might become customers too. Updating the blog often will lead to Google indexing the blog and it will be easy for people to notice it and follow it.