Best Blogging Practices to become a successful Blogger

The term blogging is derived from the word “blog” which means a weblog (information published on internet). So blogging actually means all the efforts or skills that are needed in order to run a blog. These skills include writing, editing, SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Web Designing and publishing contents. What we are going to learn through this post is something completely different, we’ll take a look at blogging from absolutely basic & initial points, so we can move further with good knowledge and a core idea in mind to start blogging. Read this article till the end and we’ll make you sure that it can change your thinking about blogging and making money on the internet with skills & dedication.

best blogging practices

It’s not necessary to be an amazing content writer in order to be a successful blogger. All that is required is some tips, tricks and practices in order to make your blog productive.

Here are some of the best blogging practices you should follow, while designing a blog.

Have Knowledge About Your Niche

The more you will have the knowledge about the niche on which you are going to write, the more you will find freedom in writing it and more creative your thoughts will be. So, it is suggested to do a proper research about your niche before writing it in detail. Sometimes it seems better to start your blog with facts or sometimes it is much better to initiate it using opinions, but all that depends on the type of blog you are writing.

Write What You Think About

Most of the blog readers want to see the opinions on your blog about different topics; otherwise it couldn’t be called as a perfect blog. So, it is better to write what the blogger actually thinks on its niche. At times it is much preferred to write more about your thoughts on it rather than the facts.

Get Attention Of The Readers

It is much better to get the attention of the blog readers from the start of your blog because most of the readers tend to read only one or two starting paragraphs before deciding whether to proceed with reading the rest or not. So, your first two paragraphs could become a key to your successful blog post, sometimes a strong headline also becomes a reason to get the reader’s attention. Try to engage the readers from the start by writing the opinions and facts that make them read more.

Get Straight to the Point

The writer should be aware of the difference between a blog and a novel, because a too lengthy blog makes people bore and readers quickly decide not to read. It should be specific, not too long and to the point too. However, it also depends on your writing style. If you have a unique writing style then you better know how to engage readers with your content.

Your Blog Should Be Well Organized

Your blog should be well organized and unified to let the readers understand what you are actually trying to convey in this blog. The matter inside the blog should remain consistent with the title. This will tell the readers if they’ve got what they were searching for.

For example, if your blog is related to some business work, then it should have been designed in a professional way; this factor will enhance creativity and freedom of writing in your work.

You can design your blog as the way you want, but do remember that every topic has its own designing requirements. So you can always search for designing ideas or templates on specific topics such as health blog templates, Fashion Blog templates, Showbiz Website Themes etc.

Promotion Of Your Blogs

Always try to promote your blog by publishing your content to several bookmarking sites. You can also use several social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn etc for promotion. And further more, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is the key to success for a long term business or website. So do get knowledge in SEO as much as you can. Do implement every single tip of SEO on your blog. This way you can get the most potentials and organic traffic from Search engines.

What do you think? 

Let me know how was this article about blogging basics and best practices, you can ask me any question if you have in mind, I always try to reply to each comment posted on this blog. Take Care.

About Abdul Wali

Abdul Wali is a Web Developer, SEO Consultant and Online Instructor working online for last 6 years on the internet and managing several successful websites. You can contact him via Email or follow him on Facebook. Also add him on .

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  • salaam bro ; nice basic tips. if anyone wish to success very soon then thay have to do these 3 things properly. 1 select your nache. 2 keyword research. 3 SEO for your niche.
    so these 3 things you do on write way then success is waiting for you .
    thanks for this post ….

    • w/salam, you are absolutely right bro, but this post was actually for starting up blogging and knowing its basics. However, for an SEO article we’ll cover SEO more deeply. Be in touch..

      • Suppose i have made a blog recently and i also done what you told in this article then after all main thing is bring visitors for our site in starting days our site is not so popular even no buddy knows about our site.So how long should i wait for being popular
        and i want to discuss a article with you

        • Brother this article was for having the blogging principles in mind before starting up.. As for your question, you must wait up to 6 months, during this period of time you can easily build your social community and readership. also you get a ranking or position for your keywords in search engines.

          • then in that time period of 6 months i have to create good content and work on seo
            am i right??

  • Thanks Wali bhai nice tips. Although I like to use audio / video content instead of text but written words are much more powerful when it comes to SEO. Hence, a well written article is a must in every niche. Hope some day Search Engine will be smart enough to rank audio video content too 😉

    • You are Welcome Tanzeel Bhai, actually I’ve hired an author for both of my blogs and, so this article is written by him, soon his articles will be published with his name. However, as you mentioned that video content is much better than text based content, I’m agree with you on that point and I’m myself a Geek of Videos, I’m a lover of video content myself. And I have keen interest to produce more and more quality video tutorials in all 3 languages English, Urdu & Pashto which I know well. And therefore I created a platform for only video tutorials in the shape of Hopefully we’ll change people’s mind on video content soon including search engines 🙂

      • Insha Allah.

        • Tanzeel bhai, use for a profile picture, just upload any of your picture as a profile picture to and then tht will appear with all comments you post on wordpress blogs. That would looking more attractive. Just a suggestion. 😛

          • Sorry for the late reply, I got busy somewhere else. I’ve uploaded the picture but it’s not displaying here 🙁

          • Tanzeel bhai, your picture is being displayed just fine. I’m seeing you man..!

  • Thanks Wali Bhai , Very Nice And Informative Tips ….. Hoping Some More In The Upcoming Videos 😉

  • wali bro home page par post ke sath images show nahi ho rahi. images hompage par kese show ho gi?

  • Sir im using same theme but the thumbnail is not working on my blog the images is hosted on my domain

  • I like your website and your site post if you download softwares,games,wallpaper,mobile,earning,templates and much more in my site