And so you plan on starting a blog but you do not have an idea on what blog niche to embark on. Sometimes you ask yourself what blog niche should I go for, what blog niche is profitable for Google Adsense ?
Trust me I was once in your shoes when I had plans to start a blog. There is one perspective most newbie bloggers are forced to believe, if it is not technology, health and entertainment niche then it is not profitable for Adsense.
This is wrong, you need to stop thinking this way. Even if you happen to find your self in another blog niche other than the one mentioned above, you can still be able to earn more money from your blog
Blogging is all about passion, it’s all about creativity, everybody knows his or capabilities . Even if you have vast knowledge and passion for a blog niche that is not well known, you can still be able to earn a lot of money from your blog.
And so I have done well to come up an article on how to find the right blogging niche. I hope you’d love it.
WHY DO I NEED TO SELECT A BLOG NICHE?
It is necessary for you to decide on what niche to blog about. You need to go for something you have complete knowledge of so you would be able to establish yourself as an authority in that blog niche.
WHAT IS AN AUTHORUTATIVE WEBSITE?
When you make a search on your search bar using this keywords, Best Android phones these three websites techrader, Androidcentral, Androidpit always appear on the first page of search engines
These websites have been able to establish their selves as an authority in that particular blog niche
There is no way anyone would make a search related to the keywords mentioned above without Google directing them to these websites
These websites have been able to establish their selves as an authority in that particular blog niche. They can be called Authoritative websites. This is why I said you should go for something you are an expert in, this way it would be easy for you to rank high on SERPs and you’d be able to drive a lot of organic traffic from search engines to your blog
HOW TO FIND THE PERFECT BLOG NICHE
So, how do I find that blog niche I have vast interest in and how do I get to make money from it?
Your interest in a blog niche is the first thing to consider while choosing a topic for blogging. Blogging is all about passion, go for that topic you are interested in.
I once had a friend who was good in sports, like this guy was a sport lover, he would always argue with his friends about football and check on some top sport websites to know about every single news about football. One day he decided to start a blog and in not less than 3months he quit. Why? He went for an entertainment niche and was not able to keep up with the struggles of having to update your blog 10-15 times a day. Moreover he never had any interest about entertainment news, when I asked him why he didn’t go for a sport niche he had vast interest about, this was his response “They said entertainment niche is the most profitable Blog niche to earn from”. This is why I said you should go for something you like. Many see blogging as a quick rich quick scheme but it isn’t. Blogging is a slow process, sometimes it may take years before you would be earn to make your first blog earnings
If you do not have passion for the topic you choose, you’d get frustrated in the long run and quit. This is why I emphasized on you going for something you love and find easy to write about.
CONSIDER THE FUTURE
What is going to be the fate of your blog on times to come? This is one question you should be asking for yourself. Before you choose a niche for your blog, ask your self this questions;
- For how long would I be able to come up with articles for my blog niche?
- Will my blog posts still be relevant in times to come?
Don’t just choose a blog you know you can’t hold up to for more than 6months. Consider the future.
Sometimes you just have to be smart when going for a blog niche. You would not want to go for a blog niche that is already over saturated. There is no way you would be able to rank high and appear on the first page of Google. Before you choose a blog niche, you need to know of how crowded it is and the likely chances you are to rank high on Search engines for such blog niche
- Is my blog niche that profitable?
- How well would I be able to earn from my blog niche ?
These are some of the questions you should be asking yourself when going for a blog niche. You would want to know if such Blog niche has high Cpc and Ctr rates and how profitable is it to Adsense and other affiliate marketing programs.
When starting a blog, you would want to know how how popular your blog niche is. There is no way you would be making more money from your blog if you having no traffic. If you want to be successful, look out for topics that you have interest in and is trending . You can make use of some free keyword tools and Google trends to know which blog niche is popular and has the highest monthly searches
Selecting a blog niche is not easy, you need to be careful on what blog niche to embark on if you really want to be successful in the long run
What strategies and tips do you follow when opting for a blog niche.
About Guest Author
Okeke is a content writer, freelancer, internet marketer and blogger. He blogs @www.howtosguide.com