Once you have decided to start blogging to market online and generate leads, your first question should be what are the steps how to start blogging.
So, today I'm going to give you 4 Easy steps how to start blogging that will make your journey to blogging and generating leads much simpler.
I can't tell you how many times in a week I have people telling that they would love to start blogging, but they just don't know how to get started.
Well, today that reason is going to be removed and you will have absolutely no reason not to start blogging and generating leads on a daily basis.
4 Easy Steps How To Start Blogging
VIDEO:4 Easy Steps How To Start Blogging
Easy Step 1 – setup up the initial blogging platform.
This is where most people get stuck and I'm going to tell you it really is not that hard.
The first thing you need to do is chose a platform to use. I will tell you that in my opinion this one is a no-brainer.
WordPress is by far the best one out there.
There are two options with WordPress –
1. Have your blog hosted at WordPress.com and let them control the hosting and your blog essentially.
2. The preferred method is to have a Self-Hosted WordPress blog. What does this mean?
All this means is that you get your own hosting service like Hostgator, which is very inexpensive and easy to setup.
They also have a step by step install for WordPress on your site.
The other option is to get an entire marketing system like the one I use that comes with an incredible marketing, training, tracking, Blog Site and much more.
Whichever path you choose to take the process is pretty easy. Watch the video for some more detail.
Easy Step 2 – Start Creating Daily Content
Once you physically get your blog created now it's time to start creating content, meaning writing posts.
Again in the video I will show you in more detail some of the mechanics on how easy it is to write a post.
Easy Step 3 – Create a Lead Magnet with Optin to start getting leads and building your list.
What is a lead magnet? A lead magnet is something that you are giving away, either free or paid.
It's something that acts like a magnet to grab a leads information and add them to your list.
I talk more about that in the video.
Easy Step 4 – Promote Your Blog and Your Posts
The final step is to start promoting your blog and the daily content that you create.
At this point, every thing you do should point back to your online headquarters, your Blog!
This is where a lot of people fall short. All things should lead to your blog.
So there you have it. 4 easy steps how to start blogging and start getting leads. Be sure to watch the video for more details and more mechanics and technical information.
I hope this has helped you see how easy it is to get start blogging and getting leads.