40 Best Blogging Tips – Be A Super Pro Blogger
Are you a new blogger?
Or you are already a blogger but do not know how to generate income from your blog.
You could be a pro blogger but want to take your blog to next level.
If any of the above questions is yes, please go on and read this post.
I can help you with the above question and doubts. These tips will help you to become a super blogger.
These tips are from my experience as a blogger from last 5 years. You may need to tweak these tips a bit depending on your blog.
I am always here to help you with any questions
The whole post is divided into two categories Beginners and Pro.
Begineers is for those who just started blogging or planning to start a blog.
Experienced section is for a blogger who is already started blogging for a good amount of time and wants to take their blog to next level.
- Tips For Begineers
- Experienced Blogger
- Bonus Tips for Bloggers
Blogging Tips for New bloggers
These Tips are for New Bloggers who have started or planning to start blogging.
1. Use Self Hosted WordPress hosting and Themes
Never use a free blogging platform for too long like Blogspot or free hosting. People use it in the beginning for just learning. To get complete control over blogging and build the reputation, go for a paid platform like WordPress self-hosting blog.
You need to buy paid hosting as well as paid theme. This is must for every serious blogger. Read below post to find why I use paid theme and hosting.
2. Use Tools Like Grammarly to Improve Your Writing
Everyone is not perfect in writing a post in English. But there are tools available in the market to check grammar, punctuation, and spelling mistakes.
Use tools like Grammarly which check the blog post grammar error and suggest the correction.
Read below post to find how to improve your writing skills.
3. Add Pictures To Your Post
Gone are those days when people just write only long texts. This is the time to add pictures to your blog to make it interesting and interactive.
A picture is not only Google friendly but also explain the concept very well. Try to add more pictures and infographics relevant to your blog post.
Read this post to understand how to find picture for your blog
4. Start Building Your Email List From Day 1
This is very important. Start concentrating your email building from day one. This is one of the things people often miss to focus in the beginning.
Create a free ebook, course or any other free gift and get email leads from your readers.
You need email management tool like Mailchimp, Aweber, Getresponse etc and also email popup builder like Thrive Leads.
Read this post to understand how I generate email leads for my blog:
5. Connect With Other Bloggers
Blogging is a field where you cannot be successful alone. You have to promote or help others to be successful.
Connect with the fellow blogger with the same niche. Comment on their blog, join blog directories like Indiblogger, Klinkk, and other directory and make friends.
You can also follow them on social media and promote their content.you can also create a personal touch by emailing them.
6. Write Detailed Blog Post
This has also been told by other great bloggers. Your article has to be detailed and well explained.
A good detailed article has to be more than 2000 words.
Google rank them better and people more likely to share and use these articles in another post. Look at one example below from Neil Patel Blog:
7. Focus On Single Niche
This is very important for your long-term success as a blogger. Focus on a single niche and write detail articles.
People trust you and make you a guru on a subject when you write on a single niche.
Select niche based on your interest and write 30-40 detailed articles.
Here are some quick tips to build expertise in your niche
Here are some of my Guest post on other blogs.
8. Use Giveaway
Giveaway is a great way initially to get followers and email subscribers.
Based on your budget, run giveaway on the weekly or the monthly basis. Ask the participant to follow you for entries.
Some of the giveaway examples are amazon coupons, hostings, domain name etc.
I personally recommend Gleam to create Giveaways for your blog.
9. Try Something Different
People love when they see something which is new. As a blogger, the sky is the limit.
You can try different things like organize Webinar, host podcast, create videos, Instagram and many more.
Do not afraid to try new things and ask feedback from your readers.
10. Do Not Focus On Money in the Beginning
Yes for most of the people money is the primary reason for blogging, but do not focus only on Money while starting the blog.
First, build some authority and then monetize your blog on top of that. Remember, you need to have some traffic before you can generate any income from ads or affiliate marketing.
11. Follow and Promote Others
Don't shy away from participating in events. Find nearby events and meet new people. Never miss a chance to promote other's article. Share and comment on blog's page and tag them. Focus on Google, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Try to connect at least 5-10 new people every day.
12. Increase Your Social Presence
Create your blog's social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, Google etc and regularly post useful content there.
Make sure you post regularly on socila media. Add your friends and other fellow bloggers to the Facebook group and try to grow it.
Social media scheduling is also a good way to maintain social media presence. Here is a guide to social media scheduling.
13. Do Not Spam
Promotion is important for the success of your blog but do not over-promote. In short, do not spam.
It is so uncommon that new blogger spam in forum or blog directory. Before posting anywhere make sure you read the rules.
Do not try to spam by inserting your blog link everywhere.
14. Follow some Ways To Promote blogs
There is various way to promote your blogs including comment on other blogs, add videos and images to your blogs, ask your friends and family to share content and many more.
I have recap all the tips to promote your blog post here:
15. Use Your Email Signature Smartly
The Email signature is a great way to promote your blogs. Make sure you include your blog name and link to every outgoing email you send.
This will create your brand and let people know about your blog. There are a lot of free tools available in the market to create the free email signature.
Read this post to find how to Create free Email signature:
16. Take Interview With Fellow Bloggers
These tips are recommend by all major blogger. In the beginning, you may not get chance to interview top blogger, but that is fine. Go ahead and post interview of mid-level and startup blogger.
People want to hear about them. Below are the benefits of taking interviews of fellow bloggers on your blog:
- You will get backlinks from other bloggers, as they will use your blog post in the testimonial
- The person you interview will share the post with their followers, resulting in more traffic to your blog
- A good way to create networking
- Helps you to build a brand.
- Other bloggers may reciprocate and take your interviews
Check out some of the interviews I have taken on my blog:
Blogging Tips for Experienced bloggers
These Tips are for Experienced and Pro Bloggers
1. Find Long Tail Keyword
Long Tail keyword is required to rank better in Google and other search engine. In this competitive world, you need to rank better in Google to get more traffic.
Before your write an article, you need to find long tail keyword and make sure you include those keyword in the article.
Read this article for more info:
2. Research About Your Article
Research is required before you start writing on a topic. To get better ranking in google , you need to write a well researched article with over 2000 words.
Read articles on the same topic from top bloggers. Find relevant keyword and include it.
3. Spend Money On Ads
Ads are a great way to get more leads and visitors. With the self-promotion, ads can get more fans, followers and visitors for you.
You can try Facebook ads, Twitter, and Google Adwords.
4. Attend Regular Blogging Events
The Blogging Events all around the world. Attend your local Meetup and seminar and connect people from your niche.
Personal touch always weighs more. Once you have a personal connection, people share your content. Chances are to get more followers and visitors.
5. Create Facebook Group For Your Blog
Facebook group is a great way to get regular traffic to your blog. Create an exclusive Facebook group for your blog and invite people to join.
Make the Facebook group for fellow bloggers for discussion. As more people will join the group, you can share promotion and products with them.
7. OutSource Work
A Blogger main focus should be on to create content, but there are a lot of other jobs a blogger has to do. For example creating logo, landing pages, ebook, Infographics and many others. you can't do everything alone and you need to outsource some of the work.
Fiverr is great place to find freelance people who can create gigs for you like logo, book, images and many more starting just $5.
Here is a Review of Fiverr you will be interested:
9. Create Manual Backlinks
There are a lot of ways to create manual backlinks for your blog post. Once you create your blog post and published, try article and post submission site to get useful backlinks.