To start a blog is easy, and simple, all you need is an account with Google or you go directly to WordPress and buy a custom domain for a very low cost, and within few minutes of your time, your blog is up and running. the simple part is starting the blog, the hard part is running the blog for a very long time, that is where many people fail.
How to start a blog
There are 4 blogging platforms that are awesome, these platforms stands-out among others, for a beginner in blogging, it important you start on one among this platform. When you grow and know how to blog better then you can move to WordPress.
Once your blog is up and running, you will need to have your blog shared, thus how to encourage blog post share on social media, other blogs. Commenting is also good for your blog, this will help you to know more about your audience and what they want.
It is as simple as that, you don’t need a Guru to start your blog, you don’t need a guru to tell you what to write as long as you are passionate about your blog. After starting and running a blog, you will need an editor(s) who’s function is to correct your gramatical errors, structure your English more so you can deliver in quality to your audience. Over time you can learn on how to do most of these by yourself, after all loudtoall is all about knowing, learning and sharing for the benefits of those who have interest.
At the process of blogging, you will notice many things. There are a number of things to do as a blogger, that is why it is important that before you pick a niche you want to blog about, try to understand How professional bloggers brand and markets their blogs. This will go a long way in helping you take the necessary before starting a blog.
Then it is important for you not to make my mistake when I started blogging, I had NO Topic, No Expertise, No Guidance, No direction, I just want to blog. Well i did blog, soon enough i ran out of ideas, i ran out of clues and know nothing to do. Don’t copy me, i will advise go and study a little about blogging before you emberk on your blogging journey.
More importantly, you need to know what to blog know about what a niche is, know about your passion for enlighting and educating people before you rush into blogging. what’s your passion?, what’s your niche?(what’s your blog all about) Is it all about Fashion, Sciences, Tech, etc?
How to start a blog and run a blog
Now that you have your blog up and running, the next best thing is making a post, if you can read and write, construct good grammar then, making a post on your blog won’t be a problem at all.
Note knowing the above mentioned is not a yardstick for your blog to have thousands of pages views, there is more to blogging than just writing some few lines of post and thinking it will satisfy your audience.
My blog over the years crashed because I have no direction, no idea, and no expertise no clue. then I went back to the drawing board, learning was the first thing, i learnt what a blog is, learn what pages views are, why it is important for your blog to have page views, why you need to know about the people you are writing to………..
The internet is a place of originality, (but am sure others will proof my statement wrong), good content, so don’t go copying people’s content and posting them on your blog and you think you will get good rankings and popularity; Google search engine and other major search engines will definitely kick you out fast, good, and clean for a lot of reason, to begin with plaigirism
So if you ready to blog, and wouldn’t want out of the bloggers race, I will suggest, you look up the following tips and carefully study them, follow them passionately.They will go a long way to success.
What is your blog all about/your area of expertise?
Analytics of blog post
Promotion of your blog post
Social Media Promotion
Editor(s) of your bog post
Your blog post content development
The audience of your blog
Now with this in mind, I will beforehand congratulate you as a blogger. The above listed from our point of view is the road to succes as a blogger. keep in mind, for a blogger that knows and understand the importance of reaching, attaining the heights of a professional blogger, contents really matters and traffic. After all what is the essence of writing good contents without people to read them?