If you are a savvy expert of guest blogging then crafting a piece of content that create a buzz in the reader’s world is every blogger’s dream, and tapping into a reader’s world is the way to owe such dream. If you’re new to this milieu, you might be wondering why would you use up time to write on someone’s blog instead of your own? Well, let’s talk about it.
Guest posting is so important for your brand. The most obvious reason is exposure. If your blog has a readership of 1,000, think what will happen to those numbers if your words are seen on the blog with 50,000 readers.
And those numbers are just the tip of the iceberg. A Blog can be directed in many ways- It can an online journal, a mode to connect with the massive audience or even a platform where you can draw advertisers and make money from it. The aim of most blogs is to build a network of loyal audience and subscribers who by themselves share your work if find something valuable to them and would bring in value to the community. To be honest, blogging is definitely not easy as it seems and no blogs have ever become popular overnight. It takes time to get viral.
Many bloggers drop the idea of further blogging when they don’t get success. The sad part is that they fail to realize that success doesn’t come overnight. Blogging requires consistency and time. There are a ton of blogs being created every day and each of them is screaming out loud to seek attention. Considering all these, it is sometimes difficult to figure out if blogging is right for you. Whether you want to connect with your audience, create a community or make money from your blog- You need a ton of quality traffic. But how do we know if people are connecting to your blog?
How do we know is your blog serving the right material to readers?
So today, we are going to know is we are on right track with our blogging move or not? Or how we can get guest blogging opportunities and make the most out of them.
Determine Your Blogging Goals
Before you begin, your first task is to decide what is your goal are for guest blogging? Knowing this goal ahead of time is key in determining the right kind of blogs to submit guest posts to. Typically there are three main goals for guest blogging.
● Positioning yourself as an authority and well-known name in the industry. ● Getting exposure (traffic) back to your website. ● Building backlinks to your website.
Knowing your goals in advance will help you in determining which blogs will be the best for you to submit guest posts to.
Likes and Tweets
Almost every single blog has a like and a tweet button. Social media is very crucial to your blog’s success which makes sure your guest posts is seen as much as possible. If your blog post is getting a ton of likes and tweets (people like your stuff and thus sharing it with others), it is a good sign. Getting a post viral can bring in massive traffic to your blog.
If your posts are not being re-tweeted or shared online then you should re-valuate your posts. Improving the quality and being creative can help.
Growth In Subscribers Number
The number of subscribers always determine the success of blogger effort. Be honest we all greedy for subscribers and followers. But how do we attract them? To find it out first ask how people like your Facebook page surely you give them the attractive post, image or link that’s why they like your profile. In blogging the quality of your content brings the attention of loyal subscriber who would stick to your blog for a long time. If your subscriber’s count is growing then you should be on the right track, good job! However, bear in mind that building a list of loyal subscribers can take a while.
Do not get frustrated if your subscriber’s count doesn’t grow. You might be doing something wrong; maybe you should improve the quality of your posts. A good way to find out what your visitors would love to see is by taking a poll. This works out pretty good.
The segment to comments serves a great satisfaction to bloggers which indicate that your posts are getting noticed. All authors want to receive feedback from their visitors. So, if your blog is receiving a ton of comments (excluding all the spam), then you are on track.
Did you comply all these skills? Check them all today and see the percentage you meet these guest bloggingparameters. If not then you are missing these spaces hugely
I am passionate about two things in life – swimming and blogging. I am as swift in swimming as I am with blogging about tips, techniques, updates and other stuff related to link building, SEO etc. Everything and anything that relates to marketing in the online world will be a part of my blogs. I love to research about new techniques, try them myself and share the same with my audience. As a blogger, I aim at writing educational blogs that help the readers in long run.