Congratulations, you have given birth to a blog! Like any first-time parent, you probably won’t know what you are doing at the very beginning, but your blog is depending upon you — and only you — for life. Take it seriously!

You can start promoting your products by whipping up a good article entry about them. You can try to post a review of your own product and be as fair as possible. If you keep talking about your online business in your like me, it won’t be long until you get to the primary position and sell your products like hotcakes.

A blog generally consists of a few basic parts. The main blog title, which describes what the blog is about and tells viewers the general topics they’ll find there. The blog will also have multiple posts or small articles that are dated and feature the bi-line of the author. Finally, the blog will feature a comments section where readers can post comments on a blog entry and interact with each other as well. Additionally, most online blogs will have social sharing mechanisms where readers can share the information on their Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other social networking accounts.

People love to speak. Nobody wants to become a silent listener or reader. Develop strategies for holding your audience so that your existing visitors become your permanent visitors. For this purpose, you can develop discussion forums along with comments, where people can interact with each other, have debates and share their ideas. You can also generate a controversial topic during discussion by posting your comment as a visitor. Controversy is always loved for it satisfies human curiosity. It is the most used tool by showbusiness men. However, make sure that controversy is not raising issues against your credibility or comment moderation activity.

If you post twice weekly, that piece you ran two months ago is already starting to look a little stale, even though the information is as current as today’s headlines.

When you’re attempting to select a subject which will be the basis of the blog, you ought to make certain that you’re thinking about your topic. You can’t expect to keep a blog whose subject doesn’t interest you in anyway. Choosing a topic that you really like increases the opportunity that you’ll stick with continually updating your blog, which will generate new readers.

Use your blog to provide good, useful information. Why? Because if the information is good and easy-to-implement, visitors will keep coming back. And the more frequently they come back, the more likely they are to perform your most desired action (MDA), whether it’s to buy something or to pick up the phone to make an appointment.

Adding a track back will signify that you post content regularly hence draw more readers to your site. Most importantly do not give up. There is a saying that goes “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Don’t give up too easily; persistence pays off in the end”. The more you practice the more you will become better at it and the more you will establish yourself as an expert in the area you are blogging.