Are you getting it? Yes, I am absolutely talking about bloggers — professional bloggers to be more specific and not hobby bloggers. If you are a regular reader of Minterest (which I refuse to believe :D) then you probably know that I don’t stop criticizing bloggers (especially the so-called professional bloggers) when they are running a blog only to make money and then branding themselves as an “I love to connect/help…”. Perhaps you should check out: 30 Things I Absolutely Hate About Your Blog. Or, maybe this screenshot (an excerpt from the aforementioned blog post) should summarize everything: I mean, it’s perfectly fine (actually sensible) to recommend a web hosting company that they trust. But is that the case? No. You can see that every single blogger is recommending a web hosting company and that exactly is the reason why I’m not recommending any. And it really feels fantastic to become the odd in a crowd as I believe that’s what … [Read more...] about You Have Started Blogging When ‘They’ Are Quitting It
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It’s no news to everyone here that ShoutMeloud is a blog that teaches Blogging, WordPress, Technology and Make Money Online. Harsh Agarwal has been doing a good job to teach as many people as he can. He definitely knows why did he start blogging. Image Credit Years back, Blogging was just a hobby and people used to maintain a personal blog as an online diary. But in recent time, Blogging has evolved way ahead of them, and people who started a blog for self-interest are making handsome income out of it. Obviously, there is nothing wrong with making money from your Passion. Many people blog, just to share their ideas and their codes. For example, a WordPress developer. Many people blog because they hate something, and they like to rant about it on their blog. Many bloggers like me and you blog to share information and make a living out of it. Every Blogger and every blog serve a purpose and here I’m going to ask a simple question to know, Why did you start Blogging? What … [Read more...] about Why Did You Start Blogging?
Blogging is a passion for me, and it’s something I enjoy doing… It’s not a work for me because it’s something that makes me feel happy and content… This is one of the many reasons I blog full-time & it’s my source of bread & butter. Even after 7 years of blogging, I never find it boring or meaningless. In fact, everyday feels like a new day. With every passing day, I’m diving deeper into the world of blogging, and I keep sharing my experiences and learnings here at ShoutMeLoud. Now, for many bloggers, blogging is not the same like me because to live a regular life money plays a major role, and without money, blogging is just a part-time hobby, and can never be a top-most priority. In this guide, I have shared the complete blueprint on how to start blogging for making money. I will be referring to many selected articles from the past, which will ensure that you don’t miss out anything. Harsh … [Read more...] about A Complete Guide to Start Blogging for Money : 3500 Words
Few months back, something originated in United States of America and as a result of it, the economy of the world started to come down. Share markets crashed, banks became BANKrupt and jobs were cut. People committed suicides as they had no job and no money. Soon, this effect influenced whole world and career in almost every sector like banking; IT, insurance and airlines were affected. This was RECESSION. But still, there was one field which remains unaffected by this recession. Not entirely unaffected, but if we compare it with other areas, the effect was negligible. And this field was BLOGGING. While recession was busy sweeping the world with its tide, nothing changed for bloggers. There was a slight drop in traffic and income but it was not such a big difference which would force a full time blogger, for whom his blog is the only source of income, to stop blogging or to commit suicide, as workers in other profession were doing. Blogging is an awesome source of income, considering … [Read more...] about The Only Recession Proof Profession- Blogging
On the 1st of December 2014, ShoutMeLoud had its 6th anniversary and I wanted to write my blogging journey which could help others to take up blogging as a serious career. This is going to be lengthy and bit boring, as it’s about me and my blogging journey so far. So if you are passionate about blogging then only read it, otherwise check out the other categories of ShoutMeLoud. This post is all about how I started my first blog and later on how I created a network of blogs, after one successful blog. Read: After 2191 days of blogging, all I can say – Blogging is incredible (6th Anniversary post) A Little About Me: I have already written a lot about me on the “about” page. For new readers, I’m Harsh Agrawal, Founder of ShoutMeLoud. By education I’m a software engineer and by profession I’m a blogger. This story will tell you about important time period of my blogging journey. Getting back to my education background, I completed my engineering in … [Read more...] about My Blogging Journey So Far