What is a niche to start with?
Why is it so important?
The Oxford dictionary describes a person’s niche as a comfortable or suitable position in life or employment.
As a new blogger, it’s important to see your blog as an online business. You are the one in charge of its success. That’s why you need to be comfortable with your blog.
The last thing you need is adding another chore to your life.
Instead, your new blog should strive to give you peace of mind, satisfaction and a little bit of joy.
So, where do you start?
Be passionate about your online business. To give a few examples, would you like your blog to:
The internet has opened doors to anyone interested in starting a business. Specifically, an online business.
So if you are going to start an online business, let passion be on your side. You’ll be happy. Your readers will be happy. And I’ll be happy too if this post made you find your niche.
If your niche has a huge following, good for you. If it doesn’t, don’t despair. Think what impact your content will have on your ideal readers:
Suddenly, having a huge following isn’t what’s important. What’s more important is what your blog’s content will do to improve the life of another person.
So, how do I find my ideal readers?
Ask yourself more questions until you find out where they reside. Remember, think of your blog as an online business. And any business needs a steady stream of clients for it to succeed, right?
Finding out the right niche for your blog is a soul-searching exercise. For some, finding their niche will be automatic. For others, it’ll be a gruelling task.
But it’s a job that needs to be done to ensure the success of your blog/online business.