4 Actionable Steps To Help You Get Started Blogging

Disagree with me if you like but I believe that anyone who writes is a writer.

You don’t need fancy training or amazing life experiences to write. We can write about normal stuff, work life and our daily experiences as well.

Blogging is an amazing way to communicate your ideas to the wider world and, let’s not forget that a well constructed blog can earn you some quick cash as well. In my day job with a leading web design agency in Aberdeen, I preach the benefits of blogging, adding content and growing a readership every day. Now, I’d like to share some of my wisdom with you.

Once you decide that you want to pursue a career in blogging the first thing you must do is select your niche. Preferably, pick a niche that interests you but, if its just cash you are after then a popular or profitable niche works just as well.

There are many platforms for blogging but, like most bloggers I know I prefer the WordPress platform. It can be downloaded, completely free of charge from wordpress.org or you can just head over to wordpress.com where you get your own domain name and require to pay for your hosting services.

Personally, I prefer the wordpress.org as it has more freedom.

More importantly you own your content byt using the self hosted version.

So, for example, you can use advertisements to or affiliate links to earn money. Also I believe that if you want to … Read the rest