How to: Blog

1. Find your niche

What makes you different from the rest of the crowd? Channelling your otherwise weird passion online or having a distinctive structure, for example, will make your blog more memorable and give it character.

2. Be consistent

Schedule your posts so readers know when to return for more. Ideally post at least twice a week and if possible, have some posts pre-written for days when you’re caught up with that last minute assignment.

3. Get the look

Besides quality content, to stand out from the crowd you’ll need to have a layout that pleases the eye. Either customize your default design via YouTube tutorials or if you’re willing to spend, purchase a web design that you know will work for you.

4. Get the name

Purchasing a domain will instantly enhance your credibility and guarantee you more views. You’d be lying if you said you’d rather visit than If you’re committed, it’s value for money with prices starting at £5.99 for two years.

5. Network!

If you like a blog, give the owner some well deserved love! Engage with fellow bloggers, collaborate on posts, attend your local blogger events; there is no one else who will understand your #bloggerproblems!