Fashion blog might sound easy as every other person these days is talking about fashion. Just look around and see how many fashion retailers are there.
Steps to an awesome blog
Fashion blogging might sound easy as every other person these days is talking about fashion. Just look around and see how many fashion retailers are there. Similarly, there are hundreds of fashion blogs. The first step to start a fashion blog is to make an awesome plan for an awesome blog. To differentiate from the crowd, you need to think of a unique niche about which you are going to write. Well, being a jack of all trades doesn’t work in fashion. You need to showcase your own personal style and preferences. Then create your unique domain name to make your blog stand out and have an identity. Now, to really add value to your blog you need to come up with authentic content. The content has to connect with the readers. Take your time, rack your brains and come up with that super cool content which you should be proud of. Content might be pictures or videos or text.
Monetize your blog
Now, it’s the time to monetize your blog. The best way to do this is through fashion affiliate marketing programs. Do not make haste and sign up for all the programs you can think of. Take your time and do a small research to find out which brand goes well with your blog personality and your style. Once you are done selecting the program(s) then you should register for them. On registration the merchant will provide all the necessary tools of marketing their brand that is images, text, videos, product catalogues and so on. How it works is that the merchant gives you codes for banners and text links which you paste on your blog. When these banners and links are clicked the reader is taken to the merchant website. The website gets a unique link which provides the information that the reader has come via your blog. When this visitor performs an action on the merchant website like clicking or signing up or making a purchase the same is recorded and accordingly commission is given to you. The payment is usually given at the end of every month.
Squeeze more money out of your blog
To squeeze out as much $ as possible from your blog in this mechanism you need to follow some basic tips and tricks. Basically you can earn money from whatever you post. So, you should leave no stones unturned. Incorporate text links in your content. This is the best way to direct good amount of traffic to the merchant website. Also, anything in written format is valued more by the customers. Then you can post pictures which might be your personal liking, videos of what to select, the right style or color. Last but not the least you should build an email list and incorporate interesting messages, pictures and sidebars in your email to your readers. You can include some fabulous deal coupons to give incentive for immediate purchase. Well, all said and done the last step in this process is to merge your social networking sites and increase the traffic to your blogs. Increase the visits to your blog which will fetch more prospective buyers which in turn will fetch more money.