Hello Shouters, Let us start with an introduction of myself. I am Sinchan Dey, presently working as a full-time blogger. I got into blogging 3 years ago, but back then, I was a freelancer. This is not me but I’m as happy & content as him! Wanna know why? However, the idea of getting my own blog and making it work for me came from a series of Harsh’s blog posts I read earlier this year. I was writing content on some SEO topics when I stumbled upon ShoutMeLoud. I started reading many of the posts here and really got into it. I remember reading over 20 posts in a single day! What Is My Story Behind The Title? It was exactly that day that I read all those posts that I decided to give this blogging thing a try. And on that same day, out of nowhere, I received a text on LinkedIn. To my surprise, it was a formal text from the HR department of a popular tech blog. To give a little history here… I have been into tech blogging for a long time, and I have been writing … [Read more...] about How I Am Satisfied and Happy Earning $0/Month Online After Denying A 30K/Month Offer
Use the proper keyword and you will get more search engine traffic… Optimize your website/blog keywords and you will rank faster… How many times have you gotten such pieces of advice when you were starting to learn about SEO? Probably a lot. That’s because keywords are the first things you should learn about when you start to optimize your blog for SEO. This guide is written for a beginner like you to understand the most fundamental concept of SEO – keywords. Let’s start with the basics… If you have been blogging for a while, you probably know that 95% of your traffic is coming from 5% of your posts. In other words, you are probably getting a maximum amount of search engine traffic from a few hand-picked posts. Have you ever questioned why these posts are getting so much traffic? Well, the answer is you must have done something right. Right? The reason is, some of your posts got ranked on the first page of a search engine for keywords that are … [Read more...] about Importance of Keywords in SEO: A Beginner’s Guide
When it comes to managed WordPress hosting providers, WPEngine and Kinsta are two well-known names in the industry. I’m fortunate enough to have hosted my sites on both of them. Based on my experience of using both the hosting environments, here I will be sharing a detailed comparison of WPEngine and Kinsta. Kinsta and WPEngine are similar in that they are both managed WordPress hosts (hosting environments specifically designed for WordPress), but they are different in many ways. One thing which I can tell you right now: Both hosts have their pros and cons, and you should pick one based on your requirements. If you need to host a low traffic WordPress site, you should pick WPEngine. However, if you need to host a high traffic site with optimum performance, then pick Kinsta. In the below few paragraphs, I have compared both hosting companies based on various parameters. You should pay close attention in order to make a well-informed decision when deciding … [Read more...] about WPEngine vs. Kinsta: Which WordPress host is right for you?
I’ve always loved blogging, but at times I feel frustrated and lonely. Blogging is mostly a one-person show, and managing a blog is quite the task. It’s a misconception that blogging is only about writing, because those who blog know that blogging requires doing various other activities like: Optimizing WordPress (or other blogging platform). SEO. Securing the website from hackers. Promoting the blog. Updating the design. Social media marketing. …and many more things… That’s why I always say: Blogging starts as a side project, but once it starts making money, you have to treat it like a real business. Being a professional blogger for the past 9 years, I have had my fair share of ups and downs Today, I’m sharing with you one decision that I took almost 2 years ago that has changed the course of my blogging quite dramatically. You can imagine the impact of this one decision by the fact that 2 years back I was earning $15k/month, and now I’m … [Read more...] about Kinsta Managed Hosting Review: Is It Worth The Money & Hype?
Do you ever feel that you are blogging alone? Or your freelancing work is a lonely job? Or if you are offering WordPress services as an agency, do you ever wanted to meet more people like you? Well, here is an exciting news for all the Bloggers & WordPress users from India: WordCamp Delhi is happening after 8 years And this is definitely a big deal. WordCamp is a community event & anyone can organize it after taking approval from the official WordCamp team. The whole purpose of the WordCamp is to bring the WordPress users, Bloggers & individuals who wish to get into WordPress on the same platform. It’s usually 1 to 2 days event where you will meet many like minded people & enjoy the talk from some of the experienced people of the industry. It’s a community organized event for the WordPress community. I’m fortunate enough to attend the first WordCamp of New Delhi in 2009 & that actually shaped my career. It was the beginning of my blogging career … [Read more...] about Meet Bloggers & WordPress Users at New Delhi, WordCamp on 19th August