I’m delighted to announce that today marks the launch of my book, It Pays to Blog: The Ultimate to Making an Income from Blogging.
My blogging journey started way back in 2001 when I launched a tshirt blog that I later sold to renovate my family home. The book is like direct download of my blogging mind, and condenses 19 years of experience into a 220-page guide containing everything you’ll need to know to create a profitable blog from scratch.
My lovely wife will testify that this book has been a real labour of love for me. It’s taken almost 3 years to complete, and covers all of the essential topics you’ll need to consider to launch a successful blog.
Chapter 1: Identify your niche
Explores proven tools & techniques used to reveal the best niche topics, and determine your own by completing the activities.
Chapter 2: Revenue models
From automated banner ads through to selling ebooks, there’s plenty of ways to make money blogging. This chapter explains which is best for you.
Chapter 3: Domain names
How-to secure the optimal domain name, detailing the best keywords and suffixes to use, plus handy tools to fast-track your search.
Chapter 4: Why use WordPress
When blogging for long-term income, WordPress offers distinct advantages which are detailed in this section.
Chapter 5: Web hosting
Choosing a web host is like choosing a life partner. You’ll need them through thick and through thin! This chapter walks you through the process.
Chapter 6: Blog configuration
Find out how to install and set up WordPress for long-term search engine optimisation, and how to design and implement your own branding.
Chapter 7: Writing content
Coming up with a great idea for your next blog post can be hard work. Follow my very own WISPR Content Formula to consistently write awesome content.
Chapter 8: Analyse & refine
Like any journey, there will be opportunities along the way that can propel you forward – the trick is identifying them!
There’s also an actionable 5-page blueprint at the end to set you up for success.
Launching It Pays to Blog is a real milestone for me. I really enjoy helping others to set themselves up for success, and this book opens up new opportunities for me to assist bloggers across the globe!
For a complimentary taste test you can download the first chapter here. I hope you enjoy it!
Purchase the full book at ItPaysToBlog.com