Create your own Blog today with Google Blogger and earn money by sitting at home
Today I am going to tell you how to create your own blog in Blogger.
I have been using Blogger for some years and it is quite simple and easy to use. It is the best for beginners with no prior experience.
So, let’s start. Follow these steps below to get your own blog for free
Step 1: Open blogger.com from your web browser or mobile (web to be preferable).
Step 2: If you are already signed into your Google account, then you need not sign to blogger it will automatically catch your profile. If not, enter your email address and password and hit the sign-in button.
Step 3: Now click on the New Blog. Then enter the name of your blog which you have thought.
Step 4: Next, enter a blog address or URL. If the address is already taken you will notice a yellow triangle with an exclamation mark. You have to try other names until you get a green tick mark.
Step 5: Then you need to select a template you wish like. There are numerous templates for you to choose from. If you are unable to decide, go with the default template. You can change it later.
Final Step: Click on the Create Blog button. Hurray! Your blog is ready.
You will now see this kind of image shown below. Now you are thinking what to do next?
After creating your blog. Your next task is to create a post and publish it. You can also add pages like – About Me, FAQ, Join Us and other such to increase your web content.
How to create a Post
To create your first post follow the simple steps mentioned below:
- Click on New Post at the top left corner of the homepage.
- Now will see a Post Title at the top of the new page. Write an attractive name of your topic there which you want your readers to see.
- Now write about the post content in the body. You can use the toolbar provided below the post title to design, insert picture and give colours yo your content.
- If you are a web developer you can use the HTML coding to give your article a better look. If you are a beginner you can simply write without coding.
- After you finish writing, click on the publish button on the right corner of the page.
Then you can see your post alive. Copy the link to share it to your social media and friends to get traffic on your blog.
Linking your blog to Google Adsense
To qualify for the Adsense program, you need to fulfil some criteria.
- You should have high-quality articles in your blog.
- Your blog shall be minimum six months older.
- You should have a minimum of 20 posts in your blog.
- You should have a minimum of 1000 visitors per month.
- Make sure you do not have copyright images from google search, in your blog. Always use images from Pixabay or Unsplash.
After qualifying the criteria mentioned above, now it is your time to advertise on your blog. Sign up for Adsense:
- Open your blogger.
- Now on the left bar click on earnings -> Sign up for Adsense.
- Now enter the email address associated with your blogger account.
- Fill all the required details in the Adsense form and click Create Account.
- Now enter the payment details.
- Verify your phone number and click submit.
- Now you shall be redirected to your homepage.
- Click Accept Association. Now you are ready to display the ad.
There are many ways to monetise your blog. Please read this article to know how to make money by affiliate marketing
Blogger has many limitations in terms of monetization. Bloggers usually do not get Adsense qualification and end up losing time. So, I would suggest you to buy a custom domain and start a full-fledged website. You will have a lot more opportunities to earn money.
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