Sunday, May 17, 2015

Get Your Blog Post Noticed - 4 Million Blog Posts are Posted Every Day

Join Social Media Networks. Google+, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin.  Follow others and let others follow you. You have a willing audience. Even they do not see your post every day. They see it only when it is relevant to them. Do market research. Find out what will be of interest to them. Ask them discuss with them.

Join communities in Google+, Facebook, Linkedin. You will get more focused audience for your blog post. Don't expect a miracle. There also only relevant articles will be accessed. Be relevant. Think. Observe, Listen. Find out what is relevant. Think based on observation.

Many Ways to Make Money from Your Blogs and Blogging

I liked an article on

12 ways to making money using blogs.

Things like speaking assignments, writing assignments, selling products like ebooks are mentioned as methods of making money.

AdSense and amazon affiliates are the initial money making methods. Then comes direct ad selling. Getting sponsorships is the fourth one.

Winning prizes for blog can another source.

Creating YouTube videos based on blog content can be attempted.

You can write specific sponsored articles, that is commissioned articles.

You may get book writing assignments also.

You can be invited as a motivational speaker apart from being invited as an expert on the subjects you are blogging.

Communicate, Convince, and Convert.  Selling  through communications. Selling through web communications, selling through catalogues, Selling through annual calendars etc. have to follow this strategy.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Promotion is as Important as Creation for Blogging Success

Do you want to be successful blogger? Do you want your blogging activity to be a success?

Then you have to realize promotion of your blog is as important as creation of your blog and blog posts.

Promotion of blog can also be explained as marketing and selling.

An interesting quote from Salma Jafri

Create Less, Promote More

Well, it may be true. For your blog post to succeed you may have to spend more time selling.

Read two recent interesting articles.

365 Daily Actions and Tips to Market and Sell Your Blog - Experience Sharing from Million Page View Bloggers

12 Ways to Extend the Life of Every Article You Write