Step by Step SEO Guide for New Bloggers

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Want to blog but don't know where to start? Here's a complete starting kit for blogging. Start today!

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<ul><li> 1. Step by Step Guide toStarting a New Want to blog but dont know where to start? Heres a basic guide to blogging Rajasekar KS Https://twitter.com/ContentTribe </li> <li> 2. What are yourgoals? Begin with clear goals </li> <li> 3. Begin a new hobbyAdd to your regular earningsKeen to share your expertise in some areaPlan to quit your daytime job soonBuild authority as a subject matter expertConnect and network with a community </li> <li> 4. How much timedo you have forblogging? Warning! Theres going to be a fair bit of hard work </li> <li> 5. Are you willingto learn? </li> <li> 6. How to choose a theme to blogHow to promote your blogWhich platform to use blogger, wordpress,typepadWhich social media to deployWhat do your readers wantHow to use Google Analytics </li> <li> 7. How to selecta theme? </li> <li> 8. Start withyourpassion </li> <li> 9. Are youa gardening enthusiasta stamp collectora techiean astrology buffa basketball playeran environmentalistsomeone who has a lot of stories to saya bike or car crazy guy? </li> <li> 10. Convert yourpassion into a blog </li> <li> 11. Find out what youraudience wants </li> <li> 12. Google to find out what people are lookingfor around your chosen subjectIdentify a few topics to startPlan what readers want after each topicBuild content for each step of the readersinterest </li> <li> 13. How to Choose aname for yourblog? </li> <li> 14. Smart internet marketing is about choosing aname thats familiar (I mean a word already topof mind)Keep it small and memorable (makes it easy toremember and type)The best keyword for your blog should form partof your domain nameshopping.com. gadgetgifts.com,horoscopes.com, technews.com,guitarlessons.com </li> <li> 15. Congrats! Youvegot a keyword richdomain name foryour blog </li> <li> 16. Now, buy thedomain name </li> <li> 17. Choose a good registrarwww.godaddy.comwww.namecheap.comwww.name.comBook domain name for 5 to 10 years(This is a good indication of your long termplans) </li> <li> 18. Which bloggingplatform shouldyou choose? </li> <li> 19. Wordpress, blogger, typepad, moveable type arepopular blogging platformsBloggers drag and drop is easier for those whodont know even a bit of htmland dont want to learn basic codeThe rest need a bit of learning </li> <li> 20. What aboutHosting? </li> <li> 21. Costs $100 to 150 per year to host multiple blogsChoose a good companywww.bluehost.comwww.dreamhost.comwww.laughingsquid.uswww.livingdot.com </li> <li> 22. Ready withblogging platform!WHAT NEXT? </li> <li> 23. You must write at least 300 words per blog postWrite 10 posts before you publish your blogPost two to four articles a month </li> <li> 24. Write an SEO-friendlytitle for your blog? </li> <li> 25. Choose the most important keyword phrasesfor your blog and write the titleThe title is very important as it informs readersand search engines what the blog is about </li> <li> 26. CNN.com - Breaking News, U.S., World, Weather,Entertainment ...Gift Ideas: Christmas Gifts, Gift Baskets, GiftCards, Wedding GiftsSee how clearly they indicate what the site isabout </li> <li> 27. How to write a Search EngineFriendly Description </li> <li> 28. When you search, the first line you seeon Google is the titleShoes, Clothing, and More | Zappos.comwww.zappos.com/Free shipping BOTH ways on shoes, clothing, and more! 365-day returnpolicy, over 1000 brands, 24/7 friendly customer service. 1-800-927-7671.Womens Shoes - Mens Shoes - Bags &amp; Handbags - Kids ShoesThe next two lines the description </li> <li> 29. Readers tend to read the titleand descriptionbefore deciding to proceedto the site </li> <li> 30. Walmart: Shop Walmart Online for Low Prices onTop Brands in Computers, TVs, Toys, GPS, VideoGames, DVDs, Music, Apparel, Housewares, iPod,Photo, Grocery, ...Amazon.com: Online retailer of books, videogames, toys, music, and video recordings.Region 1 DVDs and prices in US dollars.JC Penney: Provides a variety of apparel for thewhole family, jewelry, housewares and homedecor, and shoes. Includes a gift registry,employment and credit card ... </li> <li> 31. Create a compellingdescription that converts wellLike a good pick up line </li> <li> 32. Writing blog post titles </li> <li> 33. Keyword rich and lesscompetitionKick butt headlines that maynot have the exact keywordstargeted </li> <li> 34. Use Google Keyword tool tofind the relevant keywordsLook for longer keywords that have decentnumber of searches and less competitionhttps://adwords.google.com/o/KeywordTool </li> <li> 35. Ready to BLOG?Share your feedback Send a quick question to rajasekar (DOT) india (AT) yahoo (DOT) com Or follow me here https://www.twitter.com/ContentTribe www.PositiveMantra.com </li> </ul>