Blog writing is simple online posting of different things involving our daily life. But with years of increasing society via the internet, the ‘blogging’ verb has evolved. There are about 180 million online blogs available today. Many of the blogs are abandoned, many of them are loved by people and many of them are simply renowned. The story of blogging brings an amazingly new aspect of the internet society, where so many of us are dependent on online ideas and knowledge collected from blogs.
It started with some writers who loved blog writing and pursued it as a hobby. A blog is the collection of links and commentary notes to the main articles of information on the web. In the early days, blogging started with only information giving and introduction to new concepts and terminology of the virtual society. But with passage of time, we see that almost everything in the world is now covered by the blogging. From personal thoughts to regional and social problems, everything is now available in the form of blogs. The structure of a blog generally consists of the following:
- Main content
- Archived article
- Space for comments
- List of links
- Related feeds
The blog writing hobby gradually converted to blogging. The writers of blog are called as the bloggers. Various blogging software were developed which had specific set of blogging tools. They provided easy access to features that helped in the creation and maintenance of the blog. Then people saw the other aspect of blog writing. It was the earning part. Linking provided bloggers with an option to earn money and the generated revenue was enough for many bloggers to turn to a job of blogging. Many occasional writers became full time blogger for the huge earnings it provided. Even nowadays, this is one of the most important reasons why so many people are turning to blogging.
Blogging is something that people from different age groups can join and enjoy. This hobby or the job, whatever you like to say, provides equal opportunity for children, adults and aged people to enjoy their writing skills and earn in return. It can be done as a full time job or a part time one. The importance of blogging can be well understood by bloggers as well as their readers who get valuable information through these pieces of writing collected under a single site. You can select a particular field to write or end of researching different writing niches and be creative with your writing styles.
A blogger can add pictures and videos to the blog contents. It gives the written content more attraction. There are many other ways to create attractive and influencing blogs. Some of them are choosing of an appropriate tone, writing excellent content, writing short and original. Interestingly written blogs generate more readers and hence more revenues. Thus blogging as I see it gives you freedom to express and be accepted worldwide along with the opportunity to write and earn simultaneously