In this blog, I will explain how to start blogging for beginners, where to get started for free, and how to actually write your blogs so that they rank on search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing.
I will also explain how you can turn any blog into a full-time income, that works for you every minute of every day, even when you are asleep.
Any passion, hobby, or interest can be blogged about, and there is no limit to how big you can grow your blog.
First things first…
How to start blogging for beginners!
How To Start Blogging For Beginners - Step 1
Blogging can be started for free and thanks to wordpress.org, we can build some of the most powerful, and secure blogging websites in the world.
Every website in the world needs to be hosted, and to do this we need to find a hosting company…
SiteRubix hosts all of my websites online including this one that you are reading this blog off, and this is who I would recommend as a hosting provider.
SiteRubix works in conjunction with an online affiliate marketing training platform named Wealthy Affiliate.
Through Wealthy Affiliate, you can create an account for free, and I mean 100% free…and with this free starter membership account you can build a website and a blog for free.
Step 1 – Create A Free Starter Membership Account
Create a free starter membership at the Wealthy Affiliate University, by clicking the banner below.
You will not need your credit card., just name and email address and you will be asked to make a password to get into your account…NOTE: write it down and keep it somewhere safe.
How To Start Blogging For Beginners - Step 2
Once you have made a free starter membership account you can log in and start the free video guides in setting up a free your free website and blog.
To do this “from your home screen, click on the Training tab”
Your home screen will look the same as this or similar, and you can see the “Training” tab up the top next to the “Home” tab.
Go ahead and click on “Training”
How To Start Blogging For Beginners - Step 3
Once you have clicked on the “Training Tab” you will be taken to the training page where you can start your video training guides to set up your free website and blog…remember this is “How to start blogging for beginners” so trust me when I say this is easy as following the videos and doing the tasks required.
Video guides make it easy to watch, pause, and then do the tasks, if you need you can watch them over and over again until you are satisfied.
The first part of your training is called the “The Online Entrepreneur Certification”
The Online Entrepreneur Certification Course
This is the foundation of getting your website and blog set up and familiarizing yourself with the way things work, the layout of the Wealthy Affiliate platform, and getting used to some terms we use online.
The training is detailed, relevant for 2022, and is absolutely the best place to go if you want to learn how to start blogging for beginners.
- Lesson 1 – Getting Rolling ( View First Lesson Here )
- Lesson 2 – Understand How To Make Money Online
- Lesson 3 – Choose A Niche
- Lesson 4 – Building Your Own Niche Website
- Lesson 5 – Setting Up Your Site
- Lesson 6 – Setting Up Your Site For Search Engines
- Lesson 7 – Creating Your Initial Website Content
- Lesson 8 – Creating Custom Menus
- lesson 9 – Understanding Keywords – Creating Content
- Lesson 10 – Congratulation And Your Next Steps
By the time you finish the Online Certification training, you will have a live website that is indexed in Google, Yahoo, and Bing search engines.
You will have a good understanding of how we can make unlimited money online through blogging and the power of affiliate marketing, and you can then decide where you will be going from here.
The next part of your training if you choose to do so is called The Affiliate Bootcamp training and this really guides you in growing your business and your income to new levels.
The second part of your training is the Affiliate Bootcamp.
This is a 70-lesson and 7-phase training series.
Each segment is broken down into 10 mini-courses.
- Lesson 1 – Getting Your Business Rolling
- Lesson 2 – Content Keywords And Conversions
- Lesson 3 – Give Your Site Social Value
- Lesson 4 – Get Visual – Get A Brand
- Lesson 5 – Knowing Your Audiences & Catapulting Your Referrals
- Lesson 6 – Bing Yahoo And The Power Of PPC
- Lesson 7 – How To Scale Successful PPC Campaigns
Tips On How To Start Blogging For Beginners
Through the Wealthy Affiliate training, you will be taught in-depth how to write and construct your blogs in a way that Google, Yahoo, and Bing search engines like.
The importance of your blog’s ranking makes all the difference between people finding them, and people not finding them.
How we find keywords to use in our blogs, and that have little competition is important and for this, we use a keyword search tool named Jaaxy.
Between the Jaaxy keyword research tool, and the training at Wealthy Affiliate you will learn the ability to write high-ranking blogs that will be found on search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing, and supply a never-ending amount of free traffic to your website.
Unlike many make-money-online training courses, Wealthy Affiliate teaches mostly free traffic methods as well as some paid traffic methods, however, there is nothing better than having free traffic to your website.
More traffic, in the end, will mean more sales.
Tips For Blogging
- Always have a focus keyword
- Always include the focus keyword in the heading of your blog
- Always use the keyword in the H2 headings of your blog
- Always include 1 or 2 H3 headings
- Use the keyword in an Image Alt attribute
- Include an internal link
- Include an external link
- Preferably blog articles should be between 1200 and 2000 words long.
- Blogs should be written in small bite-sized paragraphs.
- Use the keyword in the url or the slug of the post name
- Use the keyword in the Meta title and Meta description
Wealthy Affiliate make it so easy to understand and learn the process of affiliate marketing, and if this sounds like you at all, I strongly urge you to at least check them out.
Remember the offer a free starter membership so there is no cost to you at all.
Wealthy Affiliate have 3 membership plans and if you like what you are doing and see the potential in what you are doing you can upgrade and continue.