If you want to become a successful blogger and joint the league of the probloggers, then you must first build a reputation of yourself. Blogging is not at all easy, nor you can enjoy the benefits without much sweat; but once you find the right point you can go bang with your blog. So now there is a question, why should I build my reputation? Huh..
Why should I build my reputation in the blogosphere?
There is a simple answer to this. You need to build your reputation because people prefer visiting a blog that has a high ranking and a great exposure. In the future if you want to start your own business and want to sell your products, then your reputation will only help you in increasing the sales. People buy stuff from them whom they trust or have a high reputation in the market. Also if you are planning to start a new blog, your social media following, your loyal followers, people who trust you will surely start following your new blog too. Thus you will have a high visitors count from the start and thus you will achieve high results from that blog in a short time span. That’s why you need to build you reputation. Now let’s see on how you can become successful in building reputation.
How to build reputation in the blogosphere?
Blog in a unique way
Brother, there are thousands other blogs out there that are providing the same stuff you are providing on your blog. So why would any one come to your blog? If you have a tech-blog, it would be the toughest for you to make it successful. The blogosphere is filled with tons of tech-blogs. So how can you stand out in the crowd? Be unique, simple. Even if you are writing an article that already is updated n some popular blog, maybe there might be a group of people who will be looking for it on other blogs. There maybe many reasons for it, like they didn’t understand their complex language. So at such time you can present your blog to them. Write every post in simple language; add your unique touch into it. Your readers shouldn’t feel that they are reading a newspaper; you should make them feel like they are having a conversation with you. Like this they will visit your more often and will refer your blog to their friends. Thus you can establish yourself as a unique blogger.
Be friendly with your visitors
Your blog visitors are the ones that support your blog. If you don’t have visitors, your blog will be as good as nothing. The visitors are a valuable asset for your blog and you wouldn’t afford on losing even one. You must be friendly to your visitors and readers. Reply to their each and every comment, reply to every mail you receive, always help them with their difficulties. As a result, you will make a positive impact on them and they will respect you more than before. Never ever try to be rude to anyone, even if the visitor is criticizing you, be calm and don’t lose your cool.
Connect with Other Bloggers and contribute to their blogs
A great way to get instant exposure is Guest blogging. Guest blogging has helped many bloggers establish their presence and now they are making a 5-figure easily. You must regularly contribute on the top blogs so that you can take your blog to more audience. Apart from guest blogging, try to connect with the top bloggers. The most important aspect of blogging is networking. The more you network, the more fast you can get visitors. The more bloggers know you, there will be more chances that your content is shared with different audience and thus you will enjoy a steady rise in the visitors count. Also if people see you more often on the most popular blog, they will believe that you are a serious blogger and they can trust you. Thus you will have a great reputation with this thing.
- Read: Building Your Reputation as a Guest Blogger
- Also Check: 10 Great Networking Strategies for Bloggers
Keep Blogging Regularly
See the word; keep blogging regularly, not daily. Many times you might have read that posting on a daily basis is s good thing which is not. There are many big blogs out there who post only 8-10 articles per month and they are quite happy with the results. You should do the same thing. Prepare a schedule for blogging. Set a proper time of writing an article and stick to it. Your readers will come to know about you schedule with your blogging pattern and will come to your blog on a regular basis. This is one thing that many reputed bloggers out there use. Many people think it as a sign of reputation.
So know that you know how to build your reputation then start building it. It will only help you in the future. You will be able to start your online business with some great response and thus you will get some great return. That’s why you need to have a reputation.