Learn Digital Marketing Online with Ankur Agarwal

What Digital Marketing actually means

Digital marketing is the set of combined efforts you put to promote your website by targeting the right audience.

Digital Marketing Comprises of the following activities

  1. Building quality backlinks
  2. Social Sharing
  3. Paid Advertisements
  4. Email Marketing

How to Start a Blog

To start a successful affiliate business, first thing you need is platform or content where visitors can find what they are looking for. In simple words, you need a website where you can post articles related to your field of interest.

Get a Relevant Domain

A domain is the address of your website like facebook.com is the domain for the company Facebook. Choosing a domain is a quite difficult task especially when you are a beginner.

Keep in mind these two points while choosing a domain

  1. Relevant Domain: Your domain should contain a keyword related to your Expertise. For example, this blog is related to IT, hence named ITGiggs.
  2. Domain Extension: If you want to target a global audience, you should go for a .com domain. If you are targeting the Indian audience, you should choose the .in domain.

Get a Genuine Web Hosting

Servers for hosting your website
Inside view of a Data Centre

Hosting is the space where you put your website. There is a wide range of hosting providers from $0 per month to $50 per month depending upon the quality and infrastructure of hardware and server configuration. I recommend you to never choose free hosting. Here is a guide on how to choose the best web hosting for your website.

Configure and Install WordPress

Once you are done with configuring your hosting and domain pointing, its time to install wordpress. WordPress is the worlds most used CMS for publishing articles