This article looks at how to make a blog profitable and discusses why, despite the fact that blogging is a difficult business skill to master, it can help you and your business make money online.
For most people, especially small businesses, the problem with blogging is that it requires a lot of time and effort.
It is labor and skills intensive, and there is no guarantee of a decent return.
But, if blogging is so difficult, why is it crucial that all businesses maintain a blog? Let's analyze the costs involved in blogging and the potential returns, to see where the profitability of blogging lies.
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Learning how to blog is an important business skill that can increase page rankings in Google and bring plenty of traffic to your website.
A real blog is one that reaches out to your target audience and engages them.
It doesn't matter what business you are in, once you have a following of highly engaged readers, and great page rankings bringing in plenty of organic search traffic, you can make money online.
But blogging isn't simply sitting down at your desk and writing stuff. In order to succeed you need to have connections, be scientific, knowledgeable, creative, and dynamic. This article shows you how.
I am a software developer, serial entrepreneur and bestselling author of programming, development, eCommerce and marketing books.
I love solving complex problems and bringing cool solutions to market. I have a cum laude science degree (double major in applied mathematics and mathematics), and 15 years of Web development, programming and online business experience.
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