BLOGGING

The magic of batching up blog posts

Lately I have discovered the benefits of batching up blog posts instead of writing all blog posts at once. This means that instead of completing one entire cycle from start until the blog post is published, I would perform the similar task in batches. Typical task of publishing a blog post would involve: 1. Brainstorming [...]

Should you blog from your mobile phone or on a desktop?

My short answer: Blog from whatever medium you are comfortable in using. Or whatever medium that is available when the inspiration comes. It is always dynamic and changes all the time. The first Smartphone I bought for myself was a Blackberry Torch where I used to do a lot of my mobile blogging. That was [...]

Should you revive an old blog or start from new

You may have an old blog somewhere that you haven’t updated for sometime. Traffic in that blog had dwindled next to nothing. One day, you decided to give blogging a go again. You go to your old blog and find that well, it would require massive cleanup because you could have written a number of [...]

The best way for an Asian blogger to monetize is via Adsense

In Asia countries such as Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, the best way for an average blogger to monetize your blog would be via Adsense, that is featuring advertisement in your blog. Exceptions from this would be: 1. If you blogging to promote your small business- then the focus should be to advertise your own business [...]

Should a blogger be a freelancer or vice versa?

At some point of your work as blogger, you may reached a crossroad- should you be a freelance writer or a blogger? The same goes for the freelance writer- after all, if he could write for others, why not write for himself? Why would a blogger want to branch out to content writing? 1. Earnings [...]

Even if you only earn pennies from your blog, don’t give up

Don't give too soon on your blog

When you work and work on your blog and only earn pennies and cents… it is easy to want to give up. Perhaps the niche is not profitable, the keywords pay too low or it you are in an overcrowded niche. I want you to consider this…. that eventually, your blog may not be your [...]

Can you blog while holding a full time job or still in studying?

Full time job while blogging part time

The short answer is YES but it would come with a price and you must prioritize and be disciplined. I starting blogging on the side for a few years while holding a full time job. That time, I had a dream to quit my day job and turn my passion of blogging into a full [...]