Interview- Saksham of Blogging Junction
Tell us about yourself, location & background.
My name is Saksham Talwar and am owner of Blogging Junction – Technology and Blogging Tips Blog. I live in Mumbai, India. I am a 10th student by profession and am going to finish high school this year.
Blogging is your PASSION, HOBBY or MONEY?
Blogging for me is just a hobby. Whenever I am free I blog. I use blogging to relieve the stress and pressure of our daily life. I always stress blogging as a hobby.
What is your blog about and the target audience?
My blog is about “Blogging Tips” and “Technology”. I share blogging tips, money making tips, technology articles, etc. there. Some time ago my blog was about blogging tips. Recently I’ve shifted from blogging tips to blogging tips and technology articles.
Current statistics of your blog?
I receive about 20,000 unique visitors every month according to the stats tool in my blog. These 20,000 unique visitors make a total of about 45,000 page views in my blog. Blogging Junction is a PR2 Blog and has an Alexa rank just above 1,80,000 as of 23rd February.
Your blogging objectives for next one year?
As next month my high school will get over, I will try posting more in Blogging Junction and try improving its ranks everywhere whether it be Alexa rank or any other rank. I will try to improve them. Leaving Blogging Junction, I have no other motives.
Who inspired you to blogging? Any idols in this field?
There is no such inspiration for me. This all started in 2008. Once I was searching for something in Google and the result led me to a site. Later I came to know that it was a blog. Then I thought of creating my own blog. My first blog was on nature, protection of animals,etc.
What is your content generating technique? From where do you get new ideas?
I get ideas from….everywhere. When I read other blogs, I get information on what people are seeking actually. So I try answering their questions. Apart from this I use Google Wonder Wheel to search for topics.
Who are your favorite bloggers? Anyone you read very regularly?
I actually don’t have any favorite bloggers in my mind. I read many blogs and I enjoy reading them all! Some of the blogs I read regularly are LetUpdate, TechCats, EarningStep, FreeManLegacyLLC, WindowsTalk, Etc and of course this blog.
Apart from blogging, your interests are?
I enjoy reading and playing games on my computer. I also love listening to soft songs.
Your favorite movies & songs
I love Ronan Keating songs and BackStreet Boys are among my favorites. In case of movies, I like Harry Potter (Whole Series), Ajab Prem Ki Gajab Kahani, Etc.
Your favorite cuisines?
I like eating non-veg food. Especially Chicken preparations.. Yummy…. 🙂
Life for you in one line? Something likes a quote or that.
Life Is Beautiful, Live It To The Full.
If only you could change one thing in this world
I would like to change “Myself”
Is there somebody you will die to meet?
No One in my list! Sorry…!
Your message to the upcoming bloggers?
Blog for fun and not for money. Keep it as a hobby.
Memorable achievement/ feat since you started blogging?
I am not in this blogging world from quite long. Just 1-2 years. So I haven’t achieved anything substantial. Although I have given a few interviews and my blog has been reviewed, I can’t call them as achievements.
Your dream destination in this world?
Hm….. Canada and Switzerland and many more…. I will love to visit places specializing in nature i.e. is good greenery, wild life, etc.
What are your future plans apart from blogging?
As I said before I will finish my High Schools this year. After that I will have to look for colleges and select the field I have to go in. I also aim to start some social sites like FaceBook. Lets see whether I do so…
Any suggestions for the BloggersPassion?
Bloggers Passion is a good blog. Posts too are of good quality. The color combination of the blog though not fully, needs to be changed a little. I guess you will do this in future. Apart from this I find everything else good…
Best Of Luck for future…