What Is Blogging? How to Start a Blog? The Importance of Bloggers in Today Media World
Blogging meaning is to write an article related to your fields or interest site blog examples, you are good in mobile technology, you can start writing about mobile technology like upcoming events, new mobile release, or other information in this way you can create a blog. You can create a blog on mobile companies in COIVD-19 on the current condition. You can also write blog on different topics of different fields that goes around all over the world. For starter, you can write blogging on the political situation in Pakistan and other Asian countries in this way your article read by al around the world. Blogging is a modern way of writing articles in newspapers.
In the old days, people write articles in newspapers, those who called writer or content writers also called him generalist. Now the content of past writers is converted into blogging. People write articles in old years and when she or he saw somebody read his or her article, they feel proud. Similarly content you write on the internet in form of blogs. Now quality articles spread like a fire on the internet.
How you start blogging:
For blogging what you need? You need a website set up it may be a blogger website or WordPress and upload your content on them. My blogging website name is www.skilldiesel.com where I upload my blogging and YouTube content. Me and my team upload articles on different topics like freelancing, how we start freelancing, digital marketing, the scope of digital marketing in Pakistan, Social media marketing, effective ways of social media marketing, etc. In this way, we talk about different things. You can set up your website by using a blogging site like WordPress and blogger.com. if you are a developer you can create your own website or ask other developers to create for you.
How you should do effective blogging:
In content writing, you should consider some points which are very important for bloggers. Frist article having a good quality title which attractive or engaging like how to make money blogging in 2020? The title is very important. You must search for keywords and add those keywords in your articles rather than small tail keywords that use long keywords for article labels. Second use pictures at the starting of your blog after the title and picture must show some message or showing the importance of the article. You can get royalty-free pictures from the internet. You can download images from different websites, a famous website is pexels.com. the third point is the most important point you have content which people excite or attract to read your article. You can do content writing on upcoming events called event blogging or write on current topics. Fourth you must have inbound and outbound links and must be quality links. Inbound links mean you rank your article on your own website. Outbound links mean links that you use are outside your website or another website. Fifth you must use metatags which helps you to rank your article on Google search. These tags are shown at bottom of your article. When you uploading an article on your website then use metatags and when you search on google your meta tags are shown below of your website link.
How you think and write blog content? these questions are asked by every new blogger and every person which starts blogging must ask this question. People ask how we discuss the content topics? Also, ask how to do blogging? For the discussion of your topic. You must know at what topic or field you want to write content. if you passionate about sport, education, marketing, graphic designing, mobile technology starting writing on it. The main point for all bloggers is continuity or consistency. This means you should post your content regularly or weekend based.
Event blogging is a type of blogging in which if you want to get more traffic or organic users overnight, you can start event blogging but the traffic you get is present for a small number of intervals. Event blogging example you create a blog on 9 November Iqbal Day or 0n 25 December Quaid-e-Azam Day and use such keywords in the blog which is very low demand buy most use these days. You search related to these topics and write content on low competition topic, so your blog gets rank. You must make in your mind before starting event blogging. Event bogging is a short term based and you must search for keywords before writing content like for Quaid-e-Azam Day, you search Quaid day on Google and press space Google shows all related keyword use this keyword in the blog for a rank purpose.
Most bloggers do these wrong things:
1. Search keyword use in our blog or article.
2. Don’t focus single country, topic to topic change a country which is trending.
3. Not use numbers or dates in your blog URL.
4. Call to action on your blog page.
5. Search short keywords for your blog.
Blogging is very important. Because without any profit why you start blogging. When we search about blogging, thousands of blogs are published on the internet viewed by all people of the world.
I created a list of the benefits for bloggers below:
• You can become popular worldwide as a blogger.
• Make smart of money in dollar per month but it takes time.
• Share your knowledge with other people.
• You can start your own organization or online company.
• You can become your own boss.
• Work according to your retinues or your schedule.
• After some work you have done, no pressure to work daily.
• Make money even you are not working, sleep, or go outside the city for a trip.
• You don’t need your office place, work from anywhere you want.
• You can make your identity.
Importance of YouTube in blogging:
You are all uses YouTube for different purposes, you noticed that all the popular bloggers in Pakistan or all other counties having their own YouTube channel. In this heading, we are talking about the importance or benefits of YouTube in blogging. At this time, this is the best way to increase traffic to get money. I also use this technique for growing my traffic. Skill diesel my YouTube channel and my blogger website www.skilldiesel.comon these two platforms I posted the same content. There are some important points that we discuss:
1. Extra Source of Traffic
Now people watch videos on YouTube for any problem solution. You can take benefit of this and send this traffic to your blog. You create a YouTube video for your blog in this way, you can easily reach your audience or get traffic from YouTube to your blog website.
There are some facts that you know about YouTube in the COVID-19 situation:
· YouTube is the second-largest search engine in the world in COVID-19 and the 3rd most visited website worldwide, behind Google and Facebook.
· Almost 1.1 billion people visit YouTube each month all over the world.
· Almost 100 hours of video are uploaded every 60 seconds to YouTube.
· YouTube videos are available in a total of 76 different languages of the world.
These points show that you can also engage some group of visitors/subscribers/customers by uploading videos to YouTube and send this the traffic towards your blog.
when you start blogging, the new blog does not have much traffic for 2-3 months because it takes a time to rank your post, in this case, if you upload related videos to your blog post, then chancing to rank your blog increased and more traffic visiting your blog.
2. Connect with your Audience
Obviously, video is a better medium through which we can connect and interact with our audience in a much better way. Most of the people are not interested in reading the blog. Video content more attracts an audience rather than a written blog. Adding video to your post for visitors is the best option. You must have seen, on some blogger's blog posts YouTube video in their blog. Through this technique, you reach the content or blog information through text, audio, video in more ways to the audience. This will empower the audience to understand your point and engagement in your post.
YouTube gave us the best option of live streaming, here you can attract directly with your subscriber and you can get feedback for your blog as well as answering their questions. In this way, you can know what kind of blogs or content your audience wants and what you need to improve in your blog.
3. Connect with your Audience
Obviously, video is a better medium through which we can connect and interact with our audience in a much better way. Most of the people are not interested in reading the blog. Video content more attracts an audience rather than a written blog. Adding video to your post for visitors is the best option.
You must have seen, on some blogger's blog posts YouTube video in their blog. Through this technique, you reach the content or blog information through text, audio, video in more ways to the audience. This will empower the audience to understand your point and engagement in your post.
YouTube gave us the best option of live streaming, here you can attract directly with your subscriber and you can get feedback for your blog as well as answering their questions. In this way, you can know what kind of blogs or content your audience wants and what you need to improve in your blog. In this way, you can grow the traffic of your article or blog.
Upgrade Search Engine Rankings:
You may have seen that YouTube videos are rank highly in Google's search engine results. It means Google considers videos as important as articles or blogs. Increasing interest people in the video boost Google to rank high-quality sites with video content. You consider as an advantage of this by writing a high-quality post on your blog and making a video on YouTube on the same content. This is known as SEO. You can get some SEO advantages using video inside the article or blog content.
Create a backlink by using the URL link in your channel information or video description on the YouTube channel. There are two types of backlinking. First inbound linking means you rank your article on your own website. Second outbound linking means links that you use are outside your website or another website. If you have original and high-quality videos, then other bloggers can give a link to you.
Reduce bound Rate:
The less post's jump rate, the better it will rank in the Google search engine. According to SEO, the jump rate is the 4th most important ranking factor. To reduce the jump Rate, you can insert the video into a post, so that the audience's engagement stats, it will stay on your page for a longer time and lower the jump rate.
High Rank in Search Results:
If you have the same content video and SEO optimized related to the blog, Google can rank it within its suggested videos, which usually rank on the first page in results too.
Inside on-page SEO techniques, the use of multimedia is very important for your SEO. This will increase the quality of your content and people start linking your content. This also increases the rule of your site. The more your website's rule in Google's search engine, the rank your pages faster in search results, so that's why use your YouTube video as your blog content. You must use research the keyword for video, and SEO Optimize your YouTube videos using your keyword in title, description, and tags.
4. Increase your earning
For sharing content, making a video on YouTube is no easy task, but if you get money for it then you will also want to create a video along with the blog post. Through Google AdSense, you can monetize YouTube and blog together.
By adding YouTube videos inside the blog post, you can increase your traffic. In this case, you can earn money from articles or blogs by using Google ads place and earn money from ads coming on YouTube videos. In this way, you will also get traffic from YouTube search and Google Search, and earning increases.
Because of all these reasons, I recommend to you if you are a blogger then you must start a YouTube channel.