There are many articles in the internet that spill techniques on monetizing from your blogs. Although many of the strategies presented are proven, I want to elaborate on the most important factor a blog should possess—Quality.
Many blog sites I have visited compel me never to return—they offer nothing other than straightforward and lifeless advertisements. However there are also many interesting sites that do make an impression; they give me something beneficial to my well being and shared some insights I’m not aware of. In short, those sites have quality imprinted upon them.
Understandably, majority of bloggers are interested on monetizing from their blog. But with this initial approach many have made the mistake of rushing in on the money-making aspects of blogging. In the process, they lose track and get confused as to why their system didn’t worked. Their means go against their ends.
Fellow readers, I want to emphasize the importance of quality on web blogs; a good content will generate a life of its own and will keep it on the ranks. Whatever it is you are promoting on you blog, it is imperative to have the following:
It must appeal to the sensibilities of the reader
This is the most crucial element of your blog. You don’t want your visitors to felt betrayed when they found out you’re contents are nothing more than lifeless narratives, don’t you? Make sure to put a heart on the subject you posted, it should be sensible and engages the emotions of the readers. A good bloggers’ work is palpable; his/her craft will speak of itself—generating approval among readers. If your content is technical or scientific, don’t confuse your readers with jargons, play a little analogy to generate understanding. Your blog portrays your character, it should make an impression. Even a chance visitor will get caught if they found it addressing their concern.
It has to tap to the needs of the visitors
Visitors come to your web blogs because they are looking for something: interesting topics, answers to some nagging questions, discussions that relate to their needs, helpful insights about life, and many more.
Whatever it is make sure your blog provides the most important aspect of the subject you present. You don’t really know what your readers are searching for, but it would be an advantage if you provide them with some insights that you’ll think will provide them with some helpful options.
Visitors will learn something new
When I’m surfing on the internet, I get caught with those web blogs that gives me interesting insights. A few years ago, to tell the truth, I have no idea what blog is. It came by accident when I visited a web blog about personal development—actually it was Steve Pavlina’s web page. It gave me a profound outlook on life; and it has opened my mind to things I am ignorant of. Since then life have never been the same, it has inspired me to share myself to others—hence, this site.
In life, helping someone builds loyalty and trust, be it among strangers. Helping is a universal language that transgresses the barriers of culture; its virtue can surely travel in cyberspace. Make it a practice to extend a helping hand: you’ll be surprised.
Make it simple
Practice simplicity in your words and presentation. Don’t brag your expertise with loud words only you can understand. Don’t make gaudy presentations that will only confuse your visitors. Your blog must appeal to the general preferences.
So there you have it; powerful ways to a quality blog. Incorporate these into your blog before turning to profit building. Remember, without quality all your promotional strategies are a waste of resources.
“You can’t fake quality any more than you can fake a good meal”
William Burroughs (1857 – 1898)