Blogging – A Writer’s Bestfriend
If you think that blogging allows you to express yourself in the cosmic void of internet space and update people you know with what is going on with your life, then the answer is yes.
It does that. And more.
Why blogging has gotten so popular not just to those who can write but to everybody who has the capability to set up his own blog, one wouldn’t have to think hard for the reason.
The internet has made it possible and quite very easy for every “online” human being to reach out, shout, make a stand and share his mind without even having to leave his seat. And this is what blogging offers that we simply find hard to resist.
If blogging is this accessible to many, then those who can really put interesting things and write remarkable compositions should not be left behind on this spectacle. For writers, blogging can be a very engaging opportunity to showcase talent, writings, and let others read and comment on their work.
Who Reads a Blog Anyway?
Setting up your blog may be not as hard, since there are various instructions, how-to-guides and even step-by-step ways to customize a header or get funky fonts and templates but for those who are trying to setup their blog for the very first time, you may be wondering if there are really other people out there who would care to read your blog.
Searching for answers in Google may give you a bunch of technical ways and explanations on how your blog post ends to other people’s laptop or PC. You may be overwhelmed about this, since all that you wanted is to write and have others give opinion about what they think about your writing.
But what if you have created this wonderful post you’ve worked for several hours, posted it on your blog and nobody seem to care anyway?
You shouldn’t find this intimidating. The internet does not only make you The Writer, instead, it also allows you to explore on other areas of the web. Blogging allows you to learn how you can market your work, get readers and immerse yourself to the unbounded community lying beneath the network mesh of the cyberspace.
Your Masterpiece, Search Engine (SEO) and Marketing
These three have something in common. And that is YOU. With blogging, you are to touch all of these areas and you will be amazed on the list of things you can do once you apply all these three factors (writing, search engine optimization or SEO and marketing) on your blog.
These 3 main factors cannot be attained overnight but starting to get an idea on what online marketing and search engine optimization is, will be a very wise start.
God bless and welcome to the wonderful, crazy, intriguing and sometimes overwhelming world of blogging!
To learn more about how to get online exposure through search engine optimization, feel free to read my very first post, A Cyber Journey.