What Makes your Blog Different From Others In Your Niche?

What Makes your Blog Different From Others In Your Niche?

This is the number one question to ask of yourself when you first start blogging - and then periodically over the years, as well. “If you build it, they will come” only works in the movies. There is a thought process that needs to be followed to give your blog a chance to shine and really succeed. The first person to question is yourself. You are the owner of your blog. You are the one seeking readers for what you have to offer. The issue is that most niches are saturated with other bloggers. Continue Reading

8 Digital Products You Can Create & Sell Through Your Blog

8 Digital Products You Can Create & Sell Through Your Blog

Digital products have become the wave of the now and the future. Did you know that some of the top bloggers are making most of their income through the products they sell? If you're not selling your own product already, you could be missing out on a lot of profit, position, leads and recognition. Keep reading to find out what types of products are included in the digital information arsenal. Here is a little disclaimer. Don’t view digital products as the “golden goose” of your blogging income. Continue Reading

New From Blogelina – Paid Blogging Internship Opportunity!

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Here at Blogelina, we're excited to be adding to our team!  We're looking for a couple of motivated, organized, social people to work with us in maintaining the Blogelina blog and social media platforms. The Details Our internship positions will start on a trial basis at 4 hours/wk. - for 1 month.  At the end of the month, there could be potential to increase your hours if you would like to!  Our internship compensation is $10/hr. The Tasks We're Looking For Help With Are: Uploading Continue Reading

5 Simple Ways To Increase Your AdSense Earnings

5 Simple Ways To INCREASE Your AdSense

As a blogger, finding ways to monetize your blog is usually a top priority. Of course, blogging can be a pastime that you enjoy and do for fun; however, earning extra money is never a bad thing. During your quest to earn more from your blog, you’ve probably dabbled with Google AdSense. You’ve generated the ad units, placed them on your site… and watched the profits trickle in. Yes, Google AdSense is simple and easy to use. However, like any program, there’s room for improvement. In fact, Continue Reading

How Exactly To Use Different Social Media Platforms To Grow Your Blog

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Looking for some concise, easy-to-apply info on how to best use the major social media platforms to grow your blog?  Whether it's Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, or Instagram that you're needing help with... Check Out The Infographic Below For Some Great Tips & Advice! Click the image and use your browser's zoom in feature to see everything larger. Image Source: http://assignmenthelpuk.com What's Your Favorite Social Media Platform? Share in the comments below! Continue Reading

Ten-Step Quick-Start Guide to Building a Profitable Blog

Ten-Step Quick-Start Guide to Building a Profitable Blog

Ready to start making money from your blog? This quick start guide will walk you through every step of the process, from coming up with the idea to creating a profitable site. Step 1 - Brainstorm Twenty Possible Niches Carry a notebook with you. You'll probably come up with ideas when you're in the least likely places. Look online for inspiration. Look at Google Trends, Amazon.com and eBay Pulse to see what's hot right now. Browse bookstores for more inspiration. Step 2 - Research Each Continue Reading

Get to Know Your Readers: How to Find and Really Connect With Them

Get to Know Your Readers: How to Find and Really Connect With Them

  In order to talk to people in your niche, you first need to get to know who they are and where to find them. The more you can know their hearts and souls, their problems and desires, the more you'll be able to connect with them. How do you connect with new readers quickly? These are three effective methods that'll get you up to speed on just about any niche - fast. - Search Yahoo! Answers Search Yahoo! Answers for questions related to your market. For example, if you're teaching Continue Reading

Checklist for Evaluating a Potential Niche

Checklist for Evaluating a Potential Niche

This is a seven-item checklist to help you make sure that the niche you go into will be profitable. Anytime you're looking at a new niche, just pull out this checklist to help make sure your new niche has the makings of a winner. #1: Enough Traffic? Your niche needs to have enough traffic to hit your minimum income goal. The minimum goal is for you to decide. For beginning bloggers it can be as low as $50-$100 a month, while more experienced bloggers may aim for thousands. As a rough gauge, Continue Reading