I know you are here because of the title of this post, does it sound controversial? Well, we would see by the end of this article.
There are lots of people out there who can never make a cent blogging because they’ve been blogging the wrong way and making several mistakes. I can remember how difficult it was and infact how long it took me to get my first Adsense cheque just because of this same reasons. Though i’m not a super problogger who earns 6 figure income blogging, but at least blogging foots my bills, I’ll teach you out of my subsequent experience in the blogosphere why you have not made money with your blog.
- Must Read: 20 Ways To Make Money Blogging
5 Reasons Why You Are Not Making Money With Your Blog
When it comes to making money online, the audience you can reach out too is proportional to the earnings you can make online. The truth is without you getting traffic on your blog, I wonder who would buy your products or even at least click your ads. If you wish to make some extra income online, you have to work on your blog’s traffic, i’ve written several articles on how to increase your blog traffic, here are a few of them.
- Must Read: 10 Ways To Get Traffic To Your Blog
- How To Get Traffic To A New Blog Fast
- Ways I Get Traffic To My Blog Without Google
2. Poor Content
There is no way someone would return to visit your blog when you do copy-paste from other blog, or you have very low quality contents on your blog. Infact, Ads publishing networks display their Ads based on your blog content, the lower quality content on your blog, the higher the chances of displaying Public service Ads on your blog. Try you best to improve your content, this would get people to come back to read more of your content and thus would result in a repeat traffic strategy.
- Must Read: 5 Tools To Improve Your Content Creation
3. Poor Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Of course, if you do SEO the wrong way, you stand high risk of been beaten by Google Panda/Pengium updates. This usually de-ranks a blog from it’s position in the Search Engine Ranking Position (SERP) of a keyword. It is very necessary that as a blogger, you have to learn basic SEO used in making a blog post such as the maximum number of h1 tags and more. Also pay SEO specialist to analyze and proffer solutions to the various areas you have been missing out of SEO. If you work well on your SEO, it would result in an increase in your Traffic in thus your Earnings.
- Must Read: SEO Content Marketing Equals More Traffic
- Ways To Improve Your SEO Right Now and In Future
4. Poor Blog Design
There are blogs with quite reasonable quality contents that end up scaring their visitors away because of their funny looks. To keep your visitors satisfied and happy, you also need to consider working more also on your blog design. Design a beautiful logo for your blog, use beautiful catchy colors and more. If you don’t want to mess around with codes, you can Hire A Web Designer to help you for a small fee.
5. Nature Of The Niche You Choose
From experience, every Niche in blogging pays only that some are better in terms of earnings than others. I would always say that, if you want to venture into blogging, it is very much necessary you go into a less competitive Niche. If you start up blogging with a highly populated and competitive Niche, you would most likely end up not making a dime from your blog because, the authorities in your Niche would always get all the businesses in your niche. Niche selection is a very vital point in making money blogging.
- Must Read: How To Choose A Blogging Niche
These are the various reasons why you can never make money blogging, if only you can avoid this and work hard on your blog, you would make money blogging and enjoy your blogging career. You comments are highly welcomed.
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