Earlier, blogging was such a platform which was used for personal expression. A blog was considered to be an online diary or a log for those people who want to express themselves online.
But now, it is considered to be the strongest platform for sharing the information on the internet.
Blogging has evolved as a separate industry in itself and is used by both individuals and enterprises to increase their online presence. In this article, it is discussed about the advantages of blogging.
As we have already discussed that there are two types of blogging i.e. Business Blogging and Personal blogging. Below it is discussed about the advantages of both blogging
- Advantage 1: Quick and very Easy to start
It is easy to start or create a blog as compared to business website. The blog allows a freedom to express your corporate tone in an informal way also. There are millions of free blogging platforms and templates available, from which you can choose and then create a blog.
- Advantage 2: Easy integration
You can easily integrate your blog with your existing business website either as a section of the website or as a sub domain of the site. If you integrate your blog with your website, then it will increase the chances of more traffic to your website.
- Advantage 3: Flexibility
You can use your blog for corporate messaging, for the whole team to express themselves professionally. You can use your blog for the announcements of internal developments within the organization.
- Advantage 4: Marketing and communication
A blog acts as a marketing vehicle for the business. Whether it is a business messaging or an informal message, a blog can serve as a means of marketing and communication. Feedback from visitors and the quantity of visitors helps you to know how your blog is performing.
- Advantage 5:SEO Benefits
A perfectly written blog post on the high profile blog can grab visitors from search engines. Your blog can help you to rank those keywords in search engines, which a website can’t. New visitors from the blog can reach to your website and hence increases the awareness about your business.
- Advantage 1: Develop writing skills
Researchers and writers can develop their skills while writing the blogs. An excellent blogger always perform the research first, to know that what the users want so as to provide them the content according to their needs. And this research makes them a good researcher. Once they start writing and they receive the feedback, the bloggers improve their communication skills and writing skills.
- Advantage 2: Creates brand image
No matter, to which industry you belong to, all the other employers who visit your blog would see your blog as an online entity of work. Your blog can serve as a cutting edge over the competitors and hence help you to build a brand image.
- Advantage 3: Attract new readers
A blog, which is well written, will attract new readers as a good written blog ranks higher in search results. Consequently, it will widen the reach to the readers.
- Advantage 4: A source of income
A well written blog can serve as a great source of income. As a well written blog will attract large number of readers and they will get converted into customers.
Whether you are a business owner or an individual, it is true that blog has become a potent tool in internet marketing. The factors which influence the success of the blog are blog quality, performance in search engines, interaction with readers etc. Therefore, effective blog can bring success in your business.