Blogging is new way to express thought and build career. Every big journey starts from small step:

  1. Register blog.
  2. Choose domain name.
  3. Pay for self hosting. You can run blog ads & make money on it.
  4. Choose advanced theme (blog appearance)
  5. Play with colors, text, hashtags, widgets. Create best looking blog for yourself.
  6. Make sure theme looks great on desktop, tablet, phone.
  7. Make first blog post. Don’t worry if first post in average quality. You will write better soon.
  8. Ask friends and family members to follow blog.
  9. Write short articles. No one read long and boring abstract articles. Remember that readers loose attention fast. Don’t waste your time to make academic writing.
  10. “F” shaped reading pattern.
  11. Keep clean and simple blog.
  12. Before posting any content check grammar and spelling (online free check)
  13. Trim unneeded words.
  14. Article headline most important.
  15. One article = one topic.
  16. Use quotes.
  17. Use calendar widget for blog. Choose days and time when next article will be posted. Great tool to engage customers.
  18. Think what potential readers would like to read. Post question in Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.
  19. Ask readers to follow and leave comments with ideas for next blog posts.
  20. Build e-mail list.
  21. If you can’t write some article than pay a few dollars for ghost writer.
  22. Ask friends, colleagues and followers to write for you.
  23. Your blog has to deliver value to life of readers.
  24. Remember that around 80% of people gonna read only headline.
  25. For every post make new featured picture.
  26. Insert links to previous blog posts to make reader spend more time on your webpage.
  27. Text from blog post could be used for your other social media.
  28. Make events, give away regularly.
  29. Use correct keywords to optimize search engine.
  30. Monetize on blog.

A lot of work needed to grow blog but it’s totally worth of it. In own blog you can choose what & when write. You are independent and responsible for end results.

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