A blog is a regularly updated website which posts news articles, tech articles or guides on a specific or a wide range of topics. Usually, a blog is run and maintained by an individual or a team. In general, blogs are mostly maintained by a small group of people and may not be linked to any corporations (in most of the cases). While major corporations do have blogs to reveal a new product or some press releases. DustMoon is a tech blog which posts articles and guides related directly or indirectly to technology. Blogs can be of any type. There is no notion that can define a blog. There are tech blogs which posts articles related to technology, cooking blogs which posts guides on cooking specific dishes, blogs on relationship which helps in growing a relationship, etc. . So a blog can exist on any topic or discussion. The domain of a blog is infinite. It’s limitless.
Terms associated with a blog:
blogger: the person who updates the website (blog) by writing articles.
blogging: the act of writing articles in a blog is called blogging.
Why do people blog?
Now we are pretty familiar with blogs and what they actually contain. So now let’s know why people blog. Passion fuels everything in this world. It’s the factor that decides someone’s fate. Every human on this planet is passionate about something. The greatest moment lies in discovering it. Likewise, every blogger is a passionate human on some specific topic. He/She now blogs on his/her topic of expertise. Those type of blogs were mostly personal blogs. Some people have passion for writing.
Blogging can help you earn money. Many advertisers place their ads on your blog and pay you based on a certain criteria and policy. There exist some bloggers who earn millions per annum and most of the bloggers earn a decent sum. So how do they earn millions? The only way to earn more is to get more page views for their blogs. So how do they get more page views? They optimize and customize their blog in such a way that it appears on the first page of Google Search Results. So a blog appearing in the first page of Google Search Results would obviously get more page views and thus more money. The process of optimizing a blog or website to make it appear as forward as possible in Google Search Results is called Search Engine Optimizing (SEO). We have dedicated guide on SEO: dustmoon.com/seo .
To gain knowledge on something new:
In the process blogging, every blogger learns something new. Both technical and non-technical. Remember, every blogger once started with nothing. Every expert was once a newbie. Gradually, while blogging every bloggers acquires a lot of knowledge on something he never knew.
Blogging is highly advantageous. It helps you in many ways. So start blogging. Don’t worry! We have a dedicated guide to get you started with blogging: dustmoon.com/blogging