In early days, a blog was called as a personal diary or open diary that people shared online, and it goes back to 1994 Justin Hall, a US freelance journalist is said to be the first blogger.
Only 2% of bloggers make more than $150k per year and the secret of the trade is to do consistent blogging (minimum 20 articles per month) on the hot and viral topics.
80% of bloggers never make $100 from their blogging, it’s because they are never persistent with them their blog posting, hence least traffic towards their blog.
There are approximately 76.5 million wordpress.com blogs and every year the number is increasing.
77% of internet users read blogs regularly. The power of blogging has helped businesses to build trust among their customers by sharing appropriate knowledge.
The most popular time for reading blogs is between 7 am and 10 am. People are searching for new posts and have subscribed to the bloggers whom they prefer to read.