How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 6

In the last part of this series, we talked about brainstorming and the things you should think about before you actually put up content for your niche blog. In part 6, we will be talking about monetization.

Before you actually start putting up content on your blog and start promoting it, you need to think about your plan to make your blog successful and making you money.

You need to think about the content you want on the site (which I talked about in part 5 of this series) and how you will monetize your blog.

Figuring out how you will monetize your blog doesn’t take a lot of work.

All you need to do is take a look at your niche and determine which monetization options would be a good fit for your niche. Here are a few popular ways to monetize a niche blog. Continue reading

How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 5

In the previous part of the How to Start a Money Making Blog series, we talked about setting up your site. In this part we will be talking about important things to think about in regards to content PRIOR to actually putting up any content.

The content you put on your blog and how you present it is very important. It’s actually one of the factors that will influence how much money you make from your blog.

This is one of the main reasons I say that you should really think about the type of content you will put on your blog and how you will present it beforehand.  So,  let’s start with a few things you need to think about.

Who Your Target Audience Is

When writing content for your blog, you need to know who your target audience is. This will help you write content that is more targeted to them. Continue reading

How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 4

In part 3 of this mini series we talked about keyword research. In Part 4, we are at the point when you need to create your blog. This part will be about getting your blog ready so that you can add content. The next part of this series will be about adding content and doing on page seo for your blog. So let me begin with the steps you need to take with setting up your blog.

First you need to decide if you want to go the free route or the paid route. The free route means you don’t have to pay for your own domain name or hosting. The paid route would mean that you would pay for your own domain name and hosting. Continue reading

How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 3

Part 3 of the series How to Start a Money Making Blog is here. In the previous parts of this series, I talked about choosing a niche and market research. Today I will be going into keyword research.

After choosing a niche and doing market research, it is time to start doing keyword research so that you can find a main keyword to focus on for your blog. You will also need long tail keywords related to your niche or main keyword to build up pages for your blog. So, to locate these keywords, you can use the free Google keyword tool. Just go to Google and type in “free google keyword tool” and it should be the first result.

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How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, I talked about the first step in starting a money making blog, more specifically, a money making niche blog. I went over how you should begin by gathering some niche ideas. Not any niche ideas but those that would actually bring you some profit. So, to sum it up, part one was about how to go about finding a profitable topic to base your blog on.

In Part 2 of this series, I will be going into market research and keyword research which is probably the most important stage of starting a money making blog. This step by itself can determine whether or not your blog will be successful. So, it’s important that you take time to do the following properly.

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How to Start a Money Making Blog – Part 1

If you want to make money blogging and you are pretty new to this concept, I am creating a mini part series on how you can start your own money making blog, specifically niche blogs.  I have some experience with building blogs that make money so I would like to share my thoughts on how you should build your own blog to make some money. Part 1 one of this series is about finding a topic for your blog or finding niche ideas.

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