4 Tips For Starting A Successful Educational Blog (2024)

Updated: January 19th, 2023
Start An Educational Blog

Want to start your own educational blog? Here are some tips you should know:

Learn more about starting an educational blog:

Where to start?

-> Educational blog plan
-> How to finance an educational blog?
-> How much does it cost to start an educational blog?
-> Pros and cons of an educational blog

Need inspiration?

-> Other educational blog success stories
-> Examples of established educational blog
-> Marketing ideas for an educational blog

Other resources

-> Profitability of an educational blog
-> Blog post ideas for an educational blog

We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting an educational blog:

#1: Pete Codes, founder of Pete Codes:

We chatted with with Pete, founder of Pete Codes ($1.2K/month). In our interview, Pete says:

I was able to monetize my website on the very first day by selling a newsletter advert to a developer who had a coding book he wanted to promote.


Deliver what people want in whatever platform you are on. So instead of being lazy and just sending out a link to your blog article, add a few quotes from it to get people interested.


It’s very important to become a member of a group of entrepreneurs. It’s very hard to start and run a business, both financially as well as emotionally. So you want to have a group of people that can support you along the way.


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#2: Terry Heick, founder of TeachThought:

We chatted with with Terry, founder of TeachThought ($/month). In our interview, Terry says:

Listen more than you talk. Read a lot. Get data from social media--trends, ideas, markets, and competition--then, as much as possible, stay off of social media and focus on your business.


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