Well in the Battle of Blogging India Bloggers are also making the Identity in the World. This week i got the chance to take the interview with the young blogger from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is running is having his blog www.crunchyblogger.com which is becoming very famous blog among the new Entrepreneurs and teaching some very good tactics to the bloggers all around the world. You can have the idea your self about his popularity that his blog is having 241,916 world rank and 27,524 rank in India according to Alexa Rank. So lets start the interview and listen his own words about his Blog.
1. When did you started Blogging ?
Romy: I started blogging 3 years ago, with a free BlogSpot blog with having a dollar symbol in my eyes. That I’m going make some money from my blog, but I’m not able to make a single dime from all my free BlogSpot blog. The reason behind that you can’t reach to your goal unless you know the right way to follow. So I just only know my goal that I’ve to make some money with my BlogSpot blog but I don’t know how to make it. Then I shut all my BlogSpot blog and started learning about lots of things like Blogging, content writing, designing etc… I spend almost 7 to 8 month in learning and after learning all things I started my blog (Crunchyblogger.com). Now I know my target and I also know how to hit the target.
So in short “You are where you are and what you are because of yourself – no one else…”
2. How much Experience do you have ?
Romy: Currently I have enough experience that helps to handle any kind of Digital marketing projects. ( 2 years…)
3. What is your Educational Background ?
Romy: I completed my SSC and HSC from Maharashtra Board… And scored very well in both exams ( 69% in 10th and 71% in 12th )… Currently I’m in third year of BCA with lots of knowledge about programming languages but my passion is blogging not programming.
4. What was the biggest obstacles when you started blogging ?
Romy: When I started blogging, the biggest obstacle is blogging itself. Because at that time I don’t know about what really blogging means and how it impacts on my life.
5. The best thing you did for building your Blog ?
Romy: The best thing I did for building my blog is I build it.
6. How you are making money from blog ?
Romy: The main stream of my blog incomes are Adsense and freelancing. Or little bit contribution of affiliate marketing also.
7. From where you got the inspiration ?
Romy: There are lots of players behind my inspiration but I would like to name 2 major players and the first name is Brian Clark ( CopyBlogger ) and second is Darren Rowse ( ProBlogger )…..
8. Do you have any experience of Coding ?
Romy: I want to become a engineer but I’m not able to score in MHCET .so I’m not able to become engineer. so I choose another way to become a engineer by doing BCA and learning lots of languages by myself. Right now I’m well familiar with HTML, CSS, XHTML, C++, PHP, jquery etc…. So you can say that if I’m not able to become a blogger that at least I’m able to develop some websites and apps.
9. Which blog do you open daily (Favorite Websites/Blogs) ?
Romy: CopyBlogger, ProBlogger, Socialmediaexaminer, blogussion, Seomoz and lots of other blog. The list is quite bigger I can’t share the whole list but this are most important sites from my list that I visit most.
10. Books you read, movies you see
Romy: Actually I’m reading geek I like to read lots of books but my favorite ones are 3 mistakes of life (Chetan Bhagat), 31 day of blogging (Problogger), etc…. I m not very big fan of movies so I don’t watch too much movies but my favorite one is “Titanic”…
11. Favorite Quote
Romy: Take everyone’s advice, then do the opposite…
Once you start buying first aids kits, then you start having accidents…
12. How Much time do you spend daily for Blogging ?
Romy: almost 12 hours…. Half on my own blog and half on other blogs.
13. What is your future Planning ?
Romy: I have lots of future plan but one that I desired most is “ I want to make my blog more
This was all about this Very Useful and Intelligent Interview of Romy Singh. Hope u also learned some good things from this and ready to take the blogging challenge in the life. All the best to all of you !!!
FOR YOUR SUCCESS,