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12 Hot Money Making Niches You Must Consider Before Starting A Blog In Nigeria

Today so many people start a blog without knowing what kind of niche to venture into, before you know some of them get confused and start dumping all sorts of contents on their blog.

This is why today when you visit a blog you will begin to see religious, entertainment, and sports gist without categorizing them for easy access for the readers visiting that blog.

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This is one of the reasons why some of them (Bloggers) keep complaining that Google Adsense refused to approve their Adsense application. Come to think of it; if human being can’t understand what your blog is all about, then how can the Google bot crawler and their team easily understand what your site entails without little or no stress.

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This is why before you start a blog; you should consider the 30 Niches that I will be giving to you in the course of reading this tutorial.

  1. Food and Nutrition Blogging Niche:

Come to look at food and nutrition as a niche in Nigeria, it is really a very good niche that can make you money even from advertisers and trainings. Food and nutrition niche has been underrated in Africa most especially here in Nigeria.

No blogger has ever decided to start a food blog rather everybody is running to compete with Naijaloaded, Linda Ikeji and her Sister Laila Ikeji. This is why most bloggers are not making it in blogging just because they want to be like other people.

Food and nutrition Niche in Nigeria is still vacant because nobody has made up their mind to start running their blog on that niche.

They are lots of money making opportunities in food and nutrition niche, here most companies like Maggi, Oil, Noodles, chicken republic, and lots more companies will start calling you for advert placement which worth’s money.

All you just have to do is to really work hard and start writing on what people are searching for and in no time you begin to get calls from advertisers for ads placements and other stuffs.

Till most Nigerian bloggers discover this niche they would start making great wealth from their blog.

For those of you who have decided to set up your blog on the food niche and you don’t know how to start your blog then you can use the below article to start your blog in no time or you contact me for your blog set up for a token.

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  1. Music Blogging Niche:

Music is beginning to take over the blogosphere here in Nigeria, different artists are coming up with great albums and they are looking for what kind of blog to promote their new music’s.

Coming to choosing music as your niche in blogging, is a very good niche which pays well in different ways, you can make your money from musicians, other bloggers like you, companies and lots more.

You can also make money from the Google Adsense program which enables publishers make money from their blogs whenever a visitor visit or click through a post in their blog.

In Nigeria today there are just few little music bloggers which are really making great income from their blog, come to think of big music bloggers like Naijaloaded, Notjustok, Tooexclusive, Lengendarybeats, and some other blogs who are making it today.

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Most bloggers are just running to entertainment niche to compete with bigger bloggers like Linda Ikeji and Laila Ikeji when there is still more space in the Music niche and other niche to achieve more like them.

  1. Entertainment Blogging Niche:

Today we have lots of entertainment blogs that are very popular and also they are making it big, so if you are thinking of starting a profitable entertainment blog it should be better than Linda Ikeji and Bellanaija blog, it is very possible to achieve that.

The fact that the Entertainment niche is overcrowded does not mean that you can’t stand out among other entertainment blogs, when you try to blog your own way and be unique definitely you can make it while blogging in this niche.

There are few upcoming Entertainment blogs that are making it too in their own unique ways, Entertainment blogs like Dialoaded and Peoplesgist are making it as an Entertainment bloggers, and you can visit their blogs and check out for yourself.

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  1. Video Logging Niche:

Videos loggers in Nigeria are beginning to make it in Nigeria, most especially when it comes to funny videos like comedy shows and all that. A typical examples of V-loggers in Nigeria are that of the Crazy Clown (Ade and his Father) they are V-loggers they create videos themselves upload to their blog and also their YouTube Channel and before you know what is happening their videos begin to get rival and trendy.

Now coming to you that would like to venture into V-logging as a Niche, it is unfortunate that bloggers underrate V-logging as a Niche, today we only have few V-loggers in Nigeria while others are rushing to the overcrowded niche Technology and Entertainment.

You make up your mind and start blogging about these videos both comedy, movies, song videos of latest musicians, podcasts videos, short videos, home videos like that of crazy clown and mark angel, try getting them and give a little write ups and upload the videos on your blog and watch the traffic locate you.

You can also make great income from this V-logging Niche, big advertisers would begin to call you to place videos ads on your videos most especially if you have a YouTube Channel.

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You can also make money from the Google Adsense program as a V-logger just like big V-logging blogs in Nigeria does Naijaloaded is a very good example of a V-logging blog in Nigeria.

You can read full details of how to make money from Google Adsense program below.

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  1. Photography Blogging Niche:

Pictures are something we get to see every day and you know what publisher’s worldwide uses while blogging and then also what people sell, they are some people who sell images online, you pay to get those images.

So you can begin to blog about latest pictures of celebrities such as musicians, actors, actress photos and then before you know you are becoming popular as a photography blogger.

This particular Niche is rear in Nigeria, so you can start up a blog on this niche and watch your blog speaking for itself.

  1. Educational Blogging Niche:

This is one of the hottest and fast money making niche in Nigeria, every one student on campus, aspiring students who wants to get admitted into the university or tertiary institution in Nigeria are searching on Google for what news is trending.

Jambite’s who are preparing to take exams are searching for latest news about Jamb, Waec, Neco, Toefel Sat, Scholarship updates, Mock and other types of exams in Nigeria.

If you have made up your mind to venture into this particular niche, you can be able to make your cool money from students in the 36 states of Nigeria.

How do you make your money as an Educational blogger in Nigeria?

There are various ways you can make your money as an educational blogger in Nigeria, which are;

  • Selling of past downloadable past questions (which a students pay before they get the past question).
  • Google Adsense Program.
  • Selling of student practice examination app or softwares such as that of the Jamb CBT.
  • Direct adverts from educational bodies (scholarship boards and other form of educational bodies).

If you would like to start your own educational blog just like Myschool, Myschoolgist and Passng.

  1. News blogging Niche:

This is one of the most populated blogging niches in Nigeria, every blogger you see today are going into the news blogging niche copy and pasting contents from other newspaper blogs.

Well I am not trying to discourage anyone who wants to venture into that niche, because they are people out there who are making it in the news industry so you can also think of how you can make yours unique.

Don’t go into a particular niche because other people are rushing to that niche.

There are different ways you can make money from a news blog,

  • Direct Advert from big companies like Gionee, MTN, Globacom and the rest of them.
  • You can also make money from the Google Adsense program for news publishers.
  • You can also make money from sponsored post and adverts.

You can check out the following news blogs if you would want to start your own blog Naij, Vanguardngr Punch.

  1. Health Blogging Niche:

Health is one of the fast money making niche in Nigeria but it’s just few people who know about that are making good use of it, most bloggers don’t think of venturing into this niche twice.

Now since they are few people in this particular niche, why don’t you think of venturing into this niche, advertisers are looking for good health blogs to place their adverts.

Now you can think of it, people who ventured into health blogging in Nigeria are making serious money.

You too can change your mind and venture into this niche; you can take an example of good health blogs in Nigeria in order to start yours.

Dietherapy247 to start yours.

  1. Internet Marketing Blogging Niche:

From my recent research results, they are no internet marketing blogs in Nigeria, now this is an empty space waiting for bloggers to come fill it, are you among those bloggers struggling with the entertainment and news bloggers, if yes I think you just think of venturing this blog in order to get the best and make quality money from it.

You can now start writing articles and marketing strategies on how people can be able to sell their products online and make great profits.

Some people might be asking what kind of product one can sell online to make money.

  • Softwares
  • E-books
  • Podcasts
  • Videos
  • Music
  • Pictures and lots more.

You can take a look at Soutech Blog for Few Examples.

  1. Social Media Marketing Niche:

We don’t have social media marketing blogger in Nigeria, so if you are interested in writing great contents on the niche social media then you can make a research about social media blogs and learn the ropes of the niche and start it up here in Nigeria.

  1. Technology Blogging Niche:

Technology blogging Niche has taken a full ground of much blogger overcrowded in that particular niche, you can also think of starting your own tech blog, because every day they are different ideas of solving tech problems so you can venture into this niche do it in a unique way and not like other tech bloggers.

Today we have good tech blogs you can always visit to learn more about how to start a blog and other kind of updates.

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There are techs blogs you can always visit to see how tech blogs runs examples are Ogbongeblog, Loudtips, Notjustech, and Techpointng.

  1. Agricultural Blogging Niche:

There are little numbers of agricultural bloggers in Nigeria, which we need more bloggers in this niche in order to promote agriculture and its produce.

If you have passion for farm produce, farming and lots more, then you can easily think of starting an agricultural blogging niche in Nigeria.

If you are having problems with starting your blog on any of the above Niche then you can follow my tutorial below to be able to start up your blog in no time.

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In a Nutshell to this write up, I have listed at least the 12 hot money making niche in Nigeria for any blogger who wants start a profitable blog. So if you are interested in starting your own blog in any of the above listed niche, then you can contact me with this phone line 08111356147 so that we can talk more and bargain on how much it will cost to set up your blog.

If you have any question or suggestions regarding this particular topic, please feel to use the comment box below to drop your message and I would answer them as soon as possible.

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About David Chisomeje

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  1. I noticed you didn’t include a programming blog. I see that niche as the new coming biggest niche.

    A lot people want to learn programming and your audience is large.

    I started Cool Python Codes and I am making progress daily.

    • Wow i have not heard about that particular niche, but don’t worry if it still a money making Niche in Nigeria, i will update it.
      Thanks For Stopping bye.

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