Do you want to start a blog? But not sure about which niche to start. Here you will definitely get your answer on how to choose a blogging niche that is profitable for you.
If you are a beginner their are chance that you are not aware about what is a niche?
A niche is a topic on which you start your blog.
For example, Bloggingblock is a blog that has a niche about Blogging. So here I talk about only blogging-related topics.
Hope now it’s clear what is a niche.
Before you start, you might be wondering why to choose a niche for your blog?
Why can’t you blog on any random topics that come to your mind in the same blog? Let me explain you briefly.
Why to choose a blogging niche.
Targeted Audience– Blogging on different topics on a single blog will not get the targeted audience to your blog.
A person who wants to read about mobile phones may not be interested in automobiles.
Helps in SEO of a Site– Blogging on a single topic will increase search engine optimization of your site.
You can interlink all your blog posts which makes your website an informative website.
Increase in Ranking– Search Engines love the sites which provide detailed information about a particular topic. Which will help your blog to rank higher and more visitors will visit your website.
Till now I hope it’s very clear why choosing a niche is important.
If you are a beginner it might be difficult for you to select a niche.
Now you will learn how to choose a blogging niche.
How to Choose a Blogging Niche?
Many bloggers start blogging without doing proper niche research. Due to this, they lose interest in their topic.
Patience and consistency in blogging are most important factors. You need to provide valuable information to your customers.
Follow these simple steps to finalize your niche.
1. Choose a Topic That You Like.
Blogging is all about providing the best knowledge about a particular topic and that too in detail.
Choosing a topic that you like the most and start blogging about it will definitely make your blog successful.
The topic of your blog could be a subject of your studies, your hobby, or it could also be a topic which you love to learn about.
For example- If you are interested in technology then starting your blog related to technology would be the best idea.
Now comes the main question that you might be having in your mind right now.
How To Choose a Topic that you like the most.
Are you finding it difficult to choose a topic that you like?
Well, it’s very simple. In fact, everyone has the same problem when starting as a beginner.
Note down all the topics that excite you on a paper.
You can check in your living room what you love doing.
It could also be your hobby, a sport or anything that you like doing.
Lets suppose you came up with 10 blogging niches that you are interested in.
After you noted them down you simply have to follow the step two which is mentioned below.
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2. Check Trend on Google Trends
Now, the next important step is to check the trend of your blog nich. You can check this on google trends.
Google trends Shows the trend of any topic which gives you an idea about your audience.
You just have to type your niche that you finalized in step 1 and check whether the graph is going up or down.
For example- If you choose a niche smartwatch as shown below in the image.
The graph of this niche is going upwards. This means that more people are searching about smartwatches and the searches are increasing.
Google Trends is a website that lets you know the trending topics worldwide. If you wanted to choose a specific country you may also check it on Google Trends. It is one of the best websites for Bloggers to choose topics for their blog.
3. Choosing a Micro-Niche
What is a micro-niche?
A micro-niche is a small topic under a category of your niche.
For example, if you like to blog on a topic that is related to technology. Choosing technology as a niche would not be a good idea.
In fact, you should choose a small category under technology.
For example you can choose smartwatch as a niche. Choosing a micro-niche makes your identity as a professional blogger. However, if you are more knowledgeable and want to share your knowledge about technology then you may choose it as your niche.
4. You may Ask in Forums
You can also ask your questions on forum websites like quora. If you have any doubts related to choosing a niche then you may just ask a question on forum websites.
The best thing about these websites is that your question is answered by the expert people of your niche worldwide.
If you are still confused about choosing your niche you may drop a comment below this article. I would personally help you to finalize your niche.
Choosing the right niche for your blog is very important for your blogging Journey.
If you are a beginner follow these points mentioned in this article you will definitely get your perfect niche.
After you decided on your niche always try to write content which is unique. Check your competitors but never copy their content.
When you are starting as a beginner always write blogs to provide value to your customers. Once you start implementing this you will definitely become a successful blogger.
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