Blogging

When Adsense is better than Affiliate marketing

About 10 years ago, the top bloggers relied on Adsense as the main income source for their blogs. Then slowly many bloggers moved towards affiliate marketing and a few became very rich through selling their own products. Today when you search around for blog monetization, most bloggers would talk about either affiliate or selling your [...]

Why a general/ multi-topic blog may be better than a niche blog

UPDATE October 2018: I’ve since decided that for user experience, it is better to have a more specific or niche blog compare to general blogs. It is just better for your readers to access to specific topics. The new site does take time to get indexed as you are starting from scratch- however once the [...]

Should you accept guest posts on your blog?

In the past, I love to read other blogs for inspiration. However, today I seldom go to those blogs which I had previously found inspiration in. Why? Because most of the once famous blogs are now full of guest posts. The original bloggers had not been able to find much time to write on their [...]

7 Reasons Why a Successful Blog Loses Its Readers

This post is written by me from a reader’s point of view- after seeing how many blogs who had once been popular started to lose its readers.  Before I actively began blogging, I have been reading many blogs. This post is not really about losing new readers because a person who loses streams of existing readers [...]

Start a Travel Blog to tell Your Travel Story

In the current Smartphone era, we would definitely be taking tonnes of photos to our heart’s content during our travels. Rather than just leaving the travel photos lying dejectedly in your hard drive, or in scrapbooks, many would choose to either share them on social networking sites or online photo albums. Have you ever consider [...]