Blogging is one of the ways you can make money online, to start you will be required to set up a blog. To start your blogging career you will to choose a domain name. If you are having a challenge picking a domain name, just ensure you pick a name that readers can easily tell what its about and the name should not be common. If you don’t have any unique or descriptive name to use for your domain, you can use your own name. In case you find somebody else has already picked you domain name which is a common occurrence, choose another name. When you settle for a domain name, you can now enter all you details, address and means of payment.
When you are done picking a domain name and registering, it is advisable to no pick a web-host company. There are several web host companies but not all of them will offer you same kind of services. The work of the web host company is availing all the files of your blog when a reader types your domain name. Most readers get bored when the blog page is loading slowly, for this reason ensure you go for a good web host company.
A blog revolves around writing on different topics and where necessary inserting pictures. It is advisable to have a blog that is focused on one niche, if its parenting, let content written on the blog be about parenting. Choose a niche that you are interested in.
For your blog to grow, you will need many readers. One way of attracting readers is through writing topics that are interesting and people can relate with. You should also try to promote your blog on different social media platforms. If you keep writing content that your readers can relate with and they find it interesting, your readers will occasionally check your blog for new content and this will make sure you retain all your readers. To ensure your readers are aware of the new content you create, you can ask them for their email addresses when they load to your blog.
As a blog grows, you will start getting many readers. If you have many readers, it is common to find companies approaching you for advertisement. This kind of advertisement works the same way as pay per click. Some companies will also approach you to write about their products on your blog, as a way of attracting readers of your blog to buy their products.