Blogging Tips: How to blog for beginners
Posted by wholeenchilada on November 13, 2007
ProBlogger has a post with a great list of links to a variety of resources to help folks get started with blogging. Blogging Tips for Beginners was written by Darren Rowse and is a great place to start if you are thinking of starting a blog or new to blogging. Here are some of the resources listed:
- Introductory Posts
- What is a Blog?
- 23 Questions for Prospective Bloggers – Is a Blog Right for You?
- How to Choose a Niche Topic for Your Blog
- Choosing a Blog Platform
- Choosing a Domain Name for your Blog
- Blog Tools
- Useful and Unique Content
- Post Length
- Granular (One Topic) Posts
- Using Titles Effectively on Blogs
- Scannable Content
- Basic HTML Tags
- More on Writing Content for your Blog
Making Money from Blogs
- Introduction to Making Money from Blogs
- Should I blog for Money?
- Making Money From Your Blog – Direct Methods
- Making Money Because of your Blog – Indirect Methods
- How Much Money Can a Blog Earn?
- Introduction to Advertising Optimization – Traffic
- Introduction to Advertising Optimization – Ad Position
- Introduction to Advertising Optimization – Ad Design
- Introduction to Advertising – Ad Relevancy
- Introduction to Advertising – High Paying Ads
- Introduction to Blog Networks
- Why Should you join a blog network?
- Why you shouldn’t join a blog network
Other Beginner Topics
Read the complete article Blogging Tips for Beginners here: http://www.problogger.net/archives/2006/02/14/blogging-for-beginners-2/. It contains a ton of info for folks new to blogging and a lot of tips and tricks that more seasoned bloggers could benefit from reading. Be sure to check out the rest of the site and the “related posts” at the end of the page. ProBlogger has a ton of great info and is worth a visit if you’re looking to build up your blogging abilities.