Top Blogging Tips for Beginners Bloggers for 2020
Every day more than 2 million blogs are written all over the world, and 47% of buyers read 3-5 blog posts before making any purchase or deal. These stats have shown us clearly that blogging is the most effective way to increase traffic to any website and convert the visitors into leads.
1. Get inspired but don’t copy other’s content
There are many new bloggers who want to earn money instantly but they are not aware of the term plagiarism and copyright content. They just start writing on a topic and after 2-3 paragraphs they run out of content. And to complete the blog, they copy the content from other’s blog and paste it on their content which is completely wrong. By doing so, you will not just lose your website authenticity but also SEO strategies.
Especially in 2019 copying content from others is a big offense for Google and other search engines; you might end everything before starting your blog. Website with copied content will either get penalized or it will never get higher rank in any search engine.
Well, you can copy a few lines from others by acknowledging them smartly in your content. To acknowledge others content use terms as – “according to” and “the source from” for the website from where you are copying the content. You can get inspired by others but it doesn’t mean that you can copy the whole content, just take the idea and write it in your own genre.
2. Always be yourself while writing
Blog writing is not an easy job because you can’t just write it down whatever comes on your mind. Especially in 2019 you must know how to execute your words to hold the reader’s attention till the end. And, to create a unique blog content, you have to be original first and don’t try to copy other’s writing style. As copying others writing style will not help you to connect with your readers, they will find your content fake.
Don’t forget that you are building your brand name through your blog only and it needs to be original. Therefore, always maintain a conversational writing style as you talk and want to tell the readers.
3. Be interesting to make engagement
No matter how good content you have been writing and how valuable content you have been providing to your readers, but still you are not getting enough traffic for your website. Well, never forget that there are millions of choices for your readers and if you want your readers to visit your blog often then you must connect to your readers by making it interesting.
Nobody wants to read boring content, so be careful about the topic you have chosen and make sure that it will be enticing and useful for the readers. Try to use “you” and “me” in your articles to build a connection with the readers and keep your writing simple. To make your content more interesting do thorough research and provide data as much you can. By providing data, you would gain the trust of your readers.
Moreover, sharing your own experience and case studies related to the topic can make your content more interesting.
4. Use on-page SEO while writing an article
On-page SEO is very important for blogging as it plays a major role to rank your website on the top and it is also known as SEO article. To rank your website on the top, you must create SEO friendly article or blog only. When you create keyword rich content for your website then you are doing on-page SEO.
To do on-page SEO successfully, you must use the right keywords which have the highest search volume and low competition. Hence, you need to focus on your chosen keywords and place them perfectly in your content so that it will help your blog to rank #1 in Google in 2019. One of the most important practices of on-page SEO for 2019 is that include your focused or main keyword on your article or blog heading to rank on the top of all search engines.
Long tail keywords are also great for quick SEO results because these are long search queries and are profitable to target a mass audience. These keywords have low competition and if you will use it properly, it can be beneficial for you to target several small keywords together although targeting long tail keyword. Therefore, try to use long tail keywords as much you can in your content.