Because of curiosity and my love of all things Internet related, more than three years ago I attended a bloggers’ get together. When asked if I had a blog, my answer was that “I do so much writing already, why would I ever need or enjoy creating a blog?” Since that memorable evening I read a few blogs, but still felt no desire to have one of my own. And then, it happened! I was bombarded by glowing reports of the importance of and marketing payoffs of having a blog.
Understand what a blog is and how blogs have become so popular. A blog (short for web log), is a personal website updated frequently with links, commentary and anything else you want to write about. New items go on top and older items flow down the page. Blogs can be political journals and/or personal diaries; they can focus on one narrow subject or range across a plethora of topics.
Keyword-rich, that is. Blogs are a great way to generate keyword-rich content, especially if you update your blogs each day. In fact, for some smaller businesses, blogs make more sense than hard-to-create web pages. Blog software makes creating a blog almost automatic while the spiders on search engines seem to favour high-quality and often updated keyword-rich blogs.
blogs ARE MAGNETS FOR SEARCH ENGINES: Go on, get on to Google and, whatever topic you search, you’ll inevitably see that the search engines have thrown up a number of blogs in the top ten results. This is because blogs are constantly showing fresh, new and key word friendly content just like your web pages should; that’s a Blog’s very reason for being. Imagine the value to you of having your own Blog pop in the top end of search results. The ubiquitous search engines clamor to highlight fresh, appropriate content – they love it. Constantly re-newed and freshened Visit my website and leave your thoughts leave stale, ageing (and rarely updated) web sites for dead.
Make Money Online niches get better comments. The spammers assume that Make Money Online are a lot more aware of them then other niches so the spammers have no choice but to write better comments for a more savvy webmaster. The commenters of make money online blogs know about keywords and long tails. Therefore, your commenters might help you out by adding some new long tails you didn’t think of!
Some online blogs internet marketers have mailing lists. To entice you into joining these mailing list they’ll give away a free e-book or video – join a few really good lists and read, or watch the free material you get.
There’s no limit to the number of things you can do to drive traffic and get people to visit your website. One method is simply to share it on Facebook. This helps get the word out, but it’s still not a very effective way to drive serious traffic.
The more traffic you drive to your articles, blogs, and websites, the more money you will make in the end. You can apply these strategies today and see how they work out for you. If you do it right, you will be successful. If you’re interested in investing in a proven marketing system that can truly help you start making online sales the right way, there’s a very helpful system that I talk about in my blog. I will include a link my blog to in the resource box below. Thanks for reading and I hope this helps.