One of the questions I get often is how to build a popular blog. I got a private message from one friend on Facebook 2 days ago who said “Enstine, your new blog is getting so popular. How do you do it?”
Many people all over wonder how others do things to work for them. If it works for me, it can work for you. That’s right!
Now, I often give two answers to this question on how to build a popular blog;
As expected, many bloggers want to build a popular blog so fast. That’s achievable but you have to be an ant 😉
The internet is by far the best chance we mere mortals have for building a great life for ourselves, you agree?
And how can we achieve that? By building a website, our very own online businesses, open 24/7.
That’s great and all, but there’s a problem…
We are not only ones doing it! It took me 3m to write this introduction, and in that tiny speck of time, 10 000 new blog posts saw the light of day.
We need to stand out!
We MUST stand out! Or be drown in the noise.
Being able to write blog posts that make money consistently is a strong point in transforming your blog into a money generating machine.
Many bloggers depend on direct advertising, sponsored posts, Adsense, etc, but in this post, I want to reveal the secret of the pros that can transform your blog into heavy money machine gun.
There is no exaggeration in the statement I just made above. I have studied income reports of some successful money making bloggers like Pat Flynn and Matthew Woodward and there is powerful money making post types these guys create that constantly generate huge amounts for them even while they are away.
So many of us want to make money blogging.
As a matter of fact, I’m one of those making money with their blogs and if you are reading this post this moment, you are certainly interested in generating some earnings as a blogger.
There are almost uncountable ways to make money as a blogger. In this post, I discussed 15 different ways bloggers (including me) make money. If you haven’t read that resourceful article, I recommend you check it out.
Recently, I published another post on 5 options to monetize your blog. A pretty nice summary to get you going.
I’m still on the look out for more ways to make money as a blogger. So I stepped out and contacted some top bloggers in the industry to share their secrets with us. The good news is that most of them responded, sharing their most cherished secrets.
Protecting your new WordPress blog should be a top priority especially if your copy is self-hosted.
A common deadly mistake I see around is a hurry to start pulling traffic and publishing articles on a newly installed self hosted blog without taking some necessary security steps. That’s foundation for disaster.
This is part 6 in the series to build a money making blog. If you missed the other 5 parts, here is the front page for a list of contents.
In part 5, we saw how easy it is to install WordPress. As a matter of fact, it takes less than 3 minutes to get a copy installed.
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Anybody (including you) can create a blog that makes money. Any blog that’s read by human beings can make money. It all revolves round the monetizing strategies in place and a money making blog can generate between $0 and $500 000+ a month. That’s right!
One of the ways to financial freedom and being your own boss is to create a money making blog which will literally open up many channels to make money online.