Have you made up your mind and decided that you want to become a full time blogger? That’s great! Building a successful blog can give you the freedom of working from home (or while traveling), doing something you’re passionate about, and helping people out along the way. However, I won’t lie to you: it takes more than simply deciding to do it.
Like with anything else, being able to make a living from blogging requires a lot of time and dedication. It has taken some bloggers years to be able to quit their jobs and become full-time bloggers, but this doesn’t have to be you! I’m here to help you become a full time blogger in 12 months.
After many years of trial and error building blogs, I’ve come to define a simple roadmap anyone can follow to create a successful blog in 12 months (and sometimes even less).
Whether you succeed or fail will ultimately depend on how much value you can put on the table for your readers, and on how well you can get the word out about your blog.
The first step of this process is by far the most important one. In order to become a successful blogger, your niche should be something that:
If the niche you chose fails to meet the above criteria (that’s all three points), I highly recommend that you discard it and think of a new one.
Also concerning the first steps of the process, it’s very important that you pick a reliable hosting company and an attractive domain name that’s easy to remember.
If you’re clueless about where to begin, checkout our full guide on How to Start a Blog to learn how to build your blog from scratch.
Follow the below process faithfully to become a full time blogger in 12 months: