There is no one “right” way to build a profitable blog, but there is a sequence that I see over and over again by successful bloggers that I’d like to share with you. If you are a beginner, this information is especially important so you can get an idea of what might lie ahead and also to set proper expectations. The process basically goes like this:
Before I get into the step-by-step blueprint, I want to set the proper expectation.
- Blogging itself is easy but takes time.
- Writing great content is more difficult but gets easier over time.
- Setting up monetization on your blog is not that hard when you know what to do, and with proper guidance it’s something just about anyone can do.
- Getting traffic is what turns all your efforts into dollars, and unfortunately that is the difficult part and requires persistent effort over years. The traffic will come from many different places, and the blend of sources and the tactics used will vary widely depending on you and your niche…. [Continue Reading]