How to start a blog(Earn $1000 in 2020)
Digital marketing and Blogging is the Hottest industry in the World that can make you Rich and Successful.If you are a student ,professionals or Retired and want to earn money through Blogging or Digital marketing,then this post will definitely guide you in your Journey.
This Post Will give You detailed idea about “How To Start a blog” From Scratch.
Disclaimer:-This post Contains Affiliate Link.
There are so many Free Platforms for Blogging like “Blogger.com”,”wix.com” and many more.But my recommendation is If you are Seriously want to make money then go head for Paid website to start Blog
To be Successful in Blogging and Digital marketing career It needs passion and dedication level on Blogging/Digital marketing.
How To Start a Blog (5 Steps)
- Choose Domain name:
Domain name means name of your Website eg:-“Wix.com”,”Amazom.in”,”Myntra.com”.
“.com”,”.net”,.”org” is used if you are targeting for Global customer.
“.in”,”.co” is used if you are targeting Indian customer.
Many times I have seen people are confusing while choosing domain name and not getting proper guide.
==>Bulehost will help you to choose domain name of your website
After Buying domain name, to host your domain name on internet it requires hosting.Hosting Provides Storage to store Image,videos and text of your website.
The Best Hosting I recommend for newbie is GreenGeek
GreenGeeks will install WordPress in Just 1 click.
I personally and(Most popular digital marketers) also recommend to go for “PRO” plan.
let’s Move to setup your Account
- Let’s Set up your Account:
After Creating domain name Successfully Let’s Fill your detailed Information.
After Payment you will able to log in to your GreenGeek account using your email id and password which you have given in the time of billing.
GreenGeeks provides 1 Click WordPress installation.
GreenGeek provides so many Apps such as WordPress,Joomla,Drupal B,Magento etc
Click on WordPress and Install WordPress
Click on Install Now to set up Software and WordPress Theme.
1-Fill your Validation Url
2-Put Site description(Like best web hosting ,Top 10 best hosting or according to your niches)
3-Provide admin user name and password to log in wordpress directly
Click on Show All Theme and choose one of them which suits were website and install it.
Here you will see your Brand New WordPress Platform.
go ahead and Let’s set up General setting of your Website.
Click on ==> Setting ==>> General
- Site Title :-give your website Name.
- Tagline:- Write your Tagline of your website,(Tagline means what your website want to say).
- In both WordPress Address and Site Address Put “https://your domain name” .
Then give your Administration email id and click Save changes.
Next Click on ==>Reading option.
always remember to keep unselect this Search engine Visibility option.
Next Move to Permalink option.
Select Post name and then save changes.
- Install WordPress Plugins:
Let’s install and activate most necessary Plug for your WordPress.
Yoast SEO plugin is an excellent tools to do on page SEO for your page/post.It will Optimize your keywords, key phrase and tell google exactly what your page is about.
Google analytic will help you track to visitors behavior on your website,how many visitor visit to your website,bounce rate,page view, location of visitors.
go a head and register google analytics account and paste the HTML code in your website.
To paste Google analytics code following the following steps
Go to ==>Appearance==>Theme editor==>header.php.
then Paste your analytic code in between header file.
3- SG optimizer:
To rank in google search engine your page speed score must be good.
if you are using Siteground then it will automatically install SG optimizer plugin.
Through SG optimizer you can Test your page speed load also.
Register your Website In Google Search console:
You can add your Website in google here.After log in you will see below type of Page.
Write you domain name in the box and click Continue.It will give you a TXT code and then go to DNS zone editor and Create a new TXT record.
Copy the Text ,Go to your Siteground account and Follow below Steps it will create a TXT Record For you.
Click Domain==>DNS zone editor==>then paste the code in ip4 Address box and click create.
After Creating TXT record value.Server will take up to 24 hr to update.
there after you can verify your account
Install WordPress Theme :
Let’s Install a good theme for your website.More good theme make your website Eye-catching.
Go to =>Appearance => Theme => Add new=> Search for Ocean Wp theme .
After Activate the theme,go to plug in and install Ocean Extra plugin which is recommend for Ocean Wp theme.
After installation you Site will be Visible like this.
Click on Customize link To Design your Website.
Let’s Design your website as your choice.
- Click on Site Identity To change your Site Name and Tag line.
- Click on Menu to change your Menu loaction/add menu.
- In Homepage setting you can change Static page and latest page.
There are lot’s of Thing are there.Do spent more time on it,more time you spent on it you will learn more and your site will be more eyecatching.
- Let’s Know “How To create a Post”:
Click on Post then Add new to create a new post.
In Post title give your post name and in content area you can write your content.
Before Start writing anything, make sure to do keyword research on respective topic.
Because doing Keyword research covers half of your journey to rank in Google search engine and to drive traffic.
There are so many tools to do keyword Research such as”ubersuggest”,”href”,”keyword.io” and many more.
Then click on Publish,you post will published and visible in google search engine.
In case on page SEO Always try to achieve a Good on page SEO score.Because a good On page SEO will rank in google easily.
you have Score good in both SEO and Readability. By achieveing this your On page SEO score is 100%
5- Do Monetize Your Blog:
Everyone’s Main motto is How to start a blog and earn $1000 in 2020 .There Two popular way by which you can monetize your website
- Google adsence:
Go ahead and apply for google adsence account and get it approved by google.
make sure not to apply google adsence if your website is not getting enough traffic(more than 500).
After getting approved google will put ads on your website and paid you for it.
There are so many affiliate networks are there like Cj affiliate, amazon affiliate and many more.
go ahead and register in their affiliate program and start promoting their product and after sell they will paid for it.
Here you will see your Brand New WordPress Platform.