Blogs or web blog used to be a personal diary online when it first became popular among internet users. But with the evolution of internet and rise in number of its users, blog becomes a way of business. There are internet marketers now who build blogs just to share useful information and promote their services of products. But if you are just a novice in blogging, there are things you should know first before starting up a blog.
The first thing that one should know is choosing a niche for your blog. Choosing a niche is not that difficult but a profitable one is not that easy. It may not drive a high level of traffic unless you’re some big shot celebrity or personality. But you should not worry no more because there are popular blog niches that will help you in gaining readers and traffic as well.
Below, you can select one or two popular blog niche to start with.
5 Popular Profitable Niche Blogs
TECHNOLOGY. This niche is almost present in any blogs these days. People are constantly looking for new trends on different gadgets, popular brand of electronics and about emergence of different things related to Science. This niche is always on the go. Regularly updated because there’s always innovation. You can see that this niche is popular because the written reviews or alike is always being shared with different social networking sites and commented on. When you write about technology, personalize it. Make sure you experience first hand this or that gadget. Make it simple and direct.
THE WEB. Internet has a lot to offer. Vast topics to choose from. People are always curious about the ever evolving internet. Social media is the god right now. It serves as a connection with different people with different purposes. Among the the popular social media sites are Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. These social media accounts provide articles that are interesting enough for readers to read and share with others. Whether the topic is common with a twist or a controversial one, it will always find a way to make it viral.
BEAUTY and FASHION. Believe me when I say that people will always crave for attention. Attention is a social need. This is why beauty and fashion is a profitable and in demand. The world today is all about beauty and making oneself good.
KIDS and PARENTING. Parents are always on a hunt on how to improve their skills in guiding their kids. They also search for things that will make their kids good in any aspect like homeschooling and recommended reading for specific age bracket. Also, this niche caters to moms who want to earn money while staying at home.
GAMING. There are a lot of gamer around the world and gaming topics are often on Google Trends just like Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA 5). If you’re a gamer, then it’s about time you share your knowledge with others and well, gain profit from it.
It’s important that you focus on your chosen niche and from there, you must personalize your post to make it more relevant for the readers. Happy blogging everyone!
About the Author:
Elizabeth Terry is a college student juggling time between school and doing writing services as her part-time work. She loves reading and among her favorite novelists are Mario Puzo and Anne Rice, You can also add her up on Google+